The City of La Quinta has something for everyone! There’s golfing at the City’s public course, SilverRock Resort; dining and shopping in the quaint Village area; biking along the Bear Creek Trail; and hiking in the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto mountains.
La Quinta is the premier playground for active living; with patio dining, boutique shops, resort escapes, world-class golf, top national retailers and the charm of the La Quinta Village. La Quinta is known for its pristine surroundings showcasing picture perfect views. The community inspires art and culture, health, wellness and serenity among its visitors and residents.
Legendary La Quinta Resort, where Frank Capra wrote the screenplay for Lost Horizon, has enjoyed the attention of celebrities since opening in 1926. The resort now includes restaurants, golf courses, a world-class tennis facility and one of the nicest day-spas in the Coachella Valley.
Almost surrounded by the Santa Rosa Mountains, La Quinta serves as the backdrop for such world-class events as the Humana Challenge (formerly Bob Hope Classic) at SilverRock Resort's Arnold Palmer Classic Course and PGA West, the annual Concours d'Elegance and the one of the largest juried art festivals in the country, the La Quinta Arts Festival.
Home to numerous golf and country clubs and also to the world-famous PGA West complex, La Quinta offers the finest golf courses in the world. World-renown music festivals are also held nearby during the weekends that the area becomes host to Coachella Music Festival and Stagecoach Festival.
Old Town La Quinta, located within the La Quinta Village, is alive with sidewalk cafes, concerts, art shows, a weekly organic farmer's market and Moonlight Movies on the lawn. La Quinta is known for arts and culture, superb golf experiences, great natural beauty and its Old World atmosphere.