Film Friendly Program

The Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism has launched a new website,, for film makers and producers sourcing locations in Palm Springs for upcoming movies, television commercials and advertising photo shoots. The “virtual film office” features an image library, a free film permit application and procedures and a directory of film-friendly locations.

City of Palm Springs, Mayor's Healthy Planet, Healthy You Race and Wellness Festival Join the Mayor of Palm Springs for one of the most scenic runs you will ever experience. The race is part of Mayor Steve Pougnet's commitment to health and reducing childhood obesity. See the uptown, downtown, Marilyn!, historic buildings, parks and the scenic mountain views. There is a race for every one of every age. Come join the fun! Every registrant receives a hot breakfast and finisher's medal! 2014 race is January 11th starting at 7:30am.