The year-round sun and warmth of Southern California make it an ideal destination any time of year. Take your next break in the Southern California locale of Palm Springs. There’s plenty of fun, sun, sand, and activity to keep you busy, but you’ll also like to hit the shops for some cool souvenirs to take home to remember your trip.
Downtown Palm Springs
The downtown area of the place you’ve come to visit is great shopping in Palm Springs destination, too! Stroll the streets of downtown Palm Springs and find shops and boutiques full of art, clothing, antiques, and more. Specialty items you’ll find along the streets of downtown include music boxes, collectible coins, healing stones, specialty cigars, and much more.
El Paseo Shopping District
Located between Highway 74/Monterey and Portola, the district has many shops, boutiques, dining, and more to enjoy. Stop into stores featuring the best jewelry, art, and fashion for you and your home. Check out stores like Ralph Lauren, White House Black Market, Chico’s, Dawson Cole Fine Art, and more.
Coachella Valley Certified Farmer’s Markets
No matter what time of year you’re here, you can sample local produce, arts, crafts, and more at the farmer’s market. The outdoor market runs Saturdays 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. October – May in the Palm Springs Cultural Center parking lot at 2300 E. Baristo Road. The local flavor can be found indoors on Saturdays 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. June – September inside the Palm Springs Pavilion at 401 S. Pavilion Way.
Palm Canyon Drive
Head downtown to Palm Canyon Drive for a wide variety of shops and dining you won’t want to miss. If you’re hunting for a mix of designer clothes, resort wear, antiques, and gift shops, all you have to do is walk down the street. Try Destination PSP, where you can score local brand clothing and retro collectibles in Palm Springs’ famous mid-century aesthetic. There are even art galleries and thrift shops for that one-of-a-kind find.
College of the Desert Street Fair
Enjoy a street fair like no other. Every weekend you’ll find local clothing, jewelry, accessories, and loads more gifts and décor, as well as meet the artists behind the creations. There’s even a farmer’s market with fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as vendors serving everything from bakery items to gourmet burgers. The event takes place at the College of the Desert under the covered parking area. Groove to live entertainment while you shop on the open-air Saturdays and Sundays 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 43-500 Monterey Avenue.
Antique Galleries of Palm Springs
Step into 12,000 square feet of air-conditioned space and be greeted by the antique wares of over 40 vendors. There are thousands of items from vintage clothing and jewelry to glassware and furniture. Choose from various military and maritime noncollectable, fine art, and more. If you didn’t find what you’re looking for or prefer the retro vibe, check out Sunny Dunes Antique Mall.
Palm Springs Vintage Market
You’ll have to plan to make this open-air market a part of your shopping in Palm Springs excursions. The market is only held from October – May on the first Sunday of the month. You’ll find mid-century modern home designs as well as other vintage goodies. Hours are 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 2300 E. Baristo Road.
Westfield Palm Desert Mall
The indoor mall features national brand retailers like JC Penney, Macy’s, and Barnes & Noble, as well as a food court and movie theater. Beat the outdoor heat and shop the well-known brands, along with some local shops. Like many other malls, it boasts a children’s play area with climbing structures, giant puzzles, and more.
Old Town La Quinta
Shop an area where you won’t find a single national brand. Boutique shops are like the streets of the heart of downtown. Find lotions, soaps, and other beauty products, as well as cold-pressed olive oil and exclusive wines. Don’t worry about not finding designer labels, some boutiques carry styles by Diane Von Furstenburg, Calypso, and more. On Sundays, the shops spill their wares out into the street for an open-air street fair.
Top-Notch Shopping Palm Springs
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