Known for its art, architecture, and adventure, Palm Springs is an oasis within the Southern California desert. Palm Springs is an incredible travel destination for both relaxation and experience. Enjoy hot springs, mid-century-modern architecture, luxury resorts, outdoor activities, and more in Palm Springs and the surrounding Coachella Valley. Not only is it an incredible travel destination, but Palm Springs is also an incredible wedding destination. Read below for five reasons why weddings in Palm Springs are amazing.


With more than 350 days of sunshine a year, the weather in Palm Springs is always incredible. The hot summer months of June, July, and August are normally the off-season for weddings in Palm Springs due to the frequent triple-digit temperatures. The rest of the year is typically pleasant weather, with highs in the 70s and 80s. Winter nights can be chilly in the desert but that makes the ideal setting for a tented reception with cozy heaters. 

Luxury Accommodations

Palm Springs is home to many incredible resorts and hotels that will give you the ultimate luxurious stay for you and your guests. Resorts in Palm Springs include a long list of amenities, mid-century-modern architecture, and natural beauty all around. There are also many Airbnbs and house rentals within the Coachella Valley if you’re looking for more private and personal accommodations. No matter what you’re looking for, you’re sure to find the perfect, luxury accommodations for you and your guests traveling to Palm Springs.


From dreamy desert sites to luxurious resorts, there are also many different venue options to choose from for your wedding day. The Parker Palm Springs, Empire Polo Club, Hacienda del Toro, La Quinta Country Club, and The Sands Hotel are just a few of the incredible venues to choose from in Palm Springs. Head to our blog post on Palm Springs Wedding Venues for more information on the venue options for weddings in Palm Springs.


The Palm Springs region is a hub of art, relaxation, and outdoor activities. Whether you’re looking to explore a museum or art exhibit, spend an afternoon lounging at the spa, or taking a hike in Joshua Tree National Park, there is plenty to do for anyone and everyone when visiting Palm Springs. Your guests will have plenty to enjoy and experience when traveling for your wedding in Palm Springs.


There are several options when planning your travels to and from Palm Springs for your wedding day. The Palm Springs International Airport is located less than 2 miles from downtown Palm Springs. Direct flights are available from many major US cities and connecting flights are available from airports in the surrounding region. 

You can also fly into any of the airports in Los Angeles or San Diego and take a road trip to Palm Springs. Enjoy the beauty of Southern California on your drive and even make some fun stops along the way to your wedding to take in the sights!

Contact Elysium Productions to see how we can capture every moment of your wedding day in a film that will last a lifetime. Our films are crafted in a way that is completely unique to you as a couple, your personalities, and the vibe of your wedding day. View our Southern California portfolio to see examples of our Palm Spring wedding day films.

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