Palm Desert is a city in Riverside county’s Coachella Valley. With a population of more than 53,000, Palm Desert offers residents and visitors alike numerous opportunities to enjoy the desert lifestyle – from hotels and spas, golf courses, and hiking, to world-class shopping and dining. In the center of it all, The Gardens on El Paseo features trendy upscale, luxury shops, restaurants and art galleries. The family-friendly Living Desert Zoo & Gardens specializes in desert-dwelling wildlife from around the world, and shows at the McCallum Theatre span music, comedy, dance and drama. For more information on the City of Palm Desert, visit