Making #RCMemories This Season

With the holidays right around the corner, The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage has a number of events for people to get in the spirit and celebrate. Attendees who wish to share these activities on social media can use the exclusive hashtag to document these special days: #RCMemories.

Giving thanks in Rancho Mirage 

Reserve space for your whole family for the annual Thanksgiving Feast. Enjoy dining, live entertainment and activities for the kids. Buffet menu includes turkey and traditional sides as well as breakfast items, fruits, cheeses, salad, seafood, and much more. 11 – 4 p.m., $115 per person, $35 for children ages 3-10. Complimentary for children age 2 and under. 

Christmas is coming

Whether naughty or nice, there are a number of ways for families to get festive.

Mid-century modern gingerbread house?: Nothing ushers in the holiday quite like the sweet smell of gingerbread. Families can decorate their own festive gingerbread houses with assistance from The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage pastry chefs. Guests receive a gingerbread house with all the decorating essentials and delicious seasonal goodies. You’ll also get assistance to carefully pack and ship your house home. Kid-friendly workshops are available 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on  Dec. 14Dec. 21, Dec. 22, and Dec. 23.. Grown-ups who want to get creative can take advantage of the adults-only workshop on Dec. 21, 7 – 9 p.m.

Light it up: The season starts to sparkle with a flip of a switch during the Tree Lighting event. Come early to walk through the Holiday Bazaar and purchase pastries and holiday-inspired treats. Dec. 4, 5 p.m. 

Ho-ho-ho gotta go!: Kids can bring their lists when you join in the festivities during the annual breakfast with Santa and Friends. This unique dining experience combines traditional holiday offerings with live entertainment and family-oriented activities. Dec. 14, 9 – 11 a.m. ($45 per adult; $25 per child ages 3-10)

Dinner awaits: Gather together during the Christmas Feast. The State Fare Bar & Kitchen features local and international dishes. Come indulge in the extensive selections prepared just for the holiday. Dec. 25, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. ($115 per adult; $35 per child ages 3-10)

Holidays can be stressful

Set on a hillside surrounded by the beautiful Santa Rosa Mountains, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Rancho Mirage draws from its desert setting to encourage healing and escape. Incorporating stone, wood and other natural elements into its décor and indigenous herbs and plants into its treatments, the luxury spa is more than a place to receive treatment; it’s a destination for renewal.


Spice It Up Body Treatment                    80 min                   $235

Pumpkin Enzyme Facial                         50 min                   $175

Black Friday – 20% savings on spa retail


Winter Wonder Scrub                             80 min                   $235

Winter Wonder Facial                             50 min                   $175

Merry Feet Enhancement                                                     $25

Why not stay?

With spacious layouts, private balconies and expansive bathrooms, the luxury suites and hotel rooms at The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage are the perfect place to relax and enjoy a holiday season getaway. Make your reservation today for a Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year’s stay.


The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage

68900 Frank Sinatra Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA, 92270

For Thanksgiving pie orders and all holiday reservations, please contact Jennifer Saccardi at 760-202-2175 or