Set in the scenic Coachella Valley, Indio offers spectacular panoramic mountain views, sunny blue skies, and access to great golf courses and numerous outdoor activities.
Just a short drive from downtown Palm Springs, Indio is known for the many festivals throughout the year. Coachella Music Festival, Stagecoach Music Festival, Southwest Arts Festival, Riverside County Fair, and the National Date Festival are held here annually.
Visitors and residents alike flock to the Fantasy Springs Casino, which presents many of the valley's live concerts and has a full casino and blowing lanes. The Empire Polo Grounds features an entire season of polo matches each winter.
Indio is popular with retirees and is home to several popular, affordable over-55 communities, including Sun City Shadow Hills, Heritage Palms, and Four Seasons at Terra Lago.
The combination of temperate weather much of the year, distinctive desert and mountain terrain, and a wealth of outdoor and indoor activities keeps Indio lively year-round.