To help you plan your ideal vacation, we've curated the most popular activities that can be found both at our resort and in the surrounding area.
Simply select "Off–Site" or "On–Site" and the category of activities that you're interested in and we'll do the legwork for you!
All onsite activities are complimentary unless noted by a $ or €.
Activity for all ages using fruit roll-ups as "seaweed," Swedish fish and gummy worms as "seafood," and rice krispies as "sticky rice." Requires reservations.
Utilizing our giant media wall at our Enclaves pool - for all ages and families/groups.
This class is 1 hour long and 21+. Guests taste 4 different beers and enjoy giant soft pretzels and honey mustard from our on-site restaurant. Requires reservations.
Families are welcome in this evening social featuring 2 CK Mondavi wines - Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon. Choose from pepper jack, cheddar, and swiss cheeses with a variety of cracker assortments. Pink lemonade for the children.
More Than a S'more
A family friendly event by our Enclaves firepit. 2 s'mores and a hot chocolate, or individual pricing is also available.
Complimentary beer and fries. Guests taste La Quinta's Poolside Blonde or their Even Par IPA. Families welcome, there is pink lemonade for the children and non-drinkers. Music by Carl Ross
For ages 21+ only. No actual money is bet, all for fun! Offering cool prizes like shot glasses and koozie's for the lucky winners.
Pancake breakfast, Bloody Marys, and Mimosas. For families with all ages. Choose from toppings like strawberries, blueberries, chocolate chips, whipped cream, etc. Mimosas come with a variety of juice mixtures like classic orange juice, grapefruit juice, and cranberry juice using a J. Roget Brut Champagne.
Wreaths are fit for any season with our fall and winter decorating options as well as spring and summer designs. Cost for guests 12+. Requires reservations.
reFUEL: Juicing 101
Each ingredient has a special purpose in each juice we showcase! Learn about each of these in this complimentary class. For all ages. Guests will try the drink and be able to take home their own recipe card to reinvent at their own convenience. Requires reservations.
Deal or No Deal
This complimentary game is played poolside, weather permitting. Play in teams or as individuals. Fun for the whole family!
Each child gets to place a bear "soul," a star for "wishes," and a butterfly full of "good luck" inside of their small or large buddy. Great for all ages!
Requires walking on a trail throughout property and the ability to stand for 30 minutes to an hour. This tour is complimentary and comes with a nature guide for each guest to take with them.
This class requires a reservation and is for all ages.
Uses our 25 mm lenses on an Orion telescope to view close-up shots of the moon. We have a starry night sky viewing app on our iPad that we also will bring along to highlight and find certain stars, planets, and constellations and their information. Great activity for full-moon nights and/or evenings where planets are present in the sky. This is complimentary.
No reservations required - Just show up ready to win. Complimentary. There are varying games such as traditional one-row, double bingo, four corners, and blackout. 5 rounds are played and prizes are given to each winner. Can be played in the pool or while relaxing in the pool chairs.
Children ages 3+. per craft to paint - no reservations required. Ceramic banks of different styles and animals are available as well as picture frames and other wooden/ceramic items based on availability. Items are glazed after they dry and are ready for pickup the next day!
Name That Tune
Can play individually or in teams. No reservations required and complimentary! Game is played poolside and for all ages.
All ages welcome - No reservations required.
Sundaes & Floats
Floats & Sundaes. Floats are given options such as Coca Cola, Root Beer, Orange Soda, and Crème Soda. Sundaes are given 3 scoops and their choice of several toppings and syrups! No reservation required and Sundaes are served for the hour.
Minute to Win It
No reservations required! Kids preferred but all ages welcomed.
Requires reservations and is per bracelet. Entire bracelet takes about 30 minutes to make and is recommended for kids aged 10+.
Complimentary & poolside! Weather permitting based on clouds, rain, or dust.
Per Arrowhead necklace, limit one arrowhead to each necklace. No reservation required. Recommended for children 5+.
Shakes are made using Shields date crystals, almond milk, and vanilla ice cream. No reservations required!
All ages welcome - per bird house. Reservations are required. Third Party Vendor
Wine & Design
Per person and that includes 2 tiles and 2 glasses of wine. Tiles are ready the next day after being glazed. 21+ only activity. Wine used is CK Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon or Chardonnay
Chocolate Tasting with Wine
21+ only. Taste chocolates from varying percentage levels of cacao and learn about the history of chocolate in this informative and delicious class.
Spa creations use a variety of ingredients including coconut oils, essential oils, beeswax, and food colorings. We advise guests with allergies to any of these items to check with the associate teaching the activity to provide an ingredient list. Prices range from $3 - $6 and require reservations.
Reservations required - Complimentary activity held in the activities center kitchen. Guests watch how the hummus is made and then enjoy a taste with sides of pretzels and pita chips
Foot long tube and as many flavors that will fit inside. Children fill up the tubes themselves - No reservations required.
Requires reservations - batch of play-dough. Uses salt, flour, food coloring, and oils. Quick and easy recipe card given at the end of the class for a fun DIY activity at home
Reservations required, each person creates fudge using a cookie cutter design. Fudge takes 2 hours to cool down and harden completely, however they are given the option to eat it warm immediately after with some vanilla ice cream. Each batch costs per person.
No reservations required, for all ages - just show up for the fun! Poolside and team-based, however individuals are welcome to play as well.
Quick and easy - Candles are completed in under 15 minutes. Reservations required. Adult assistance needed for children under 10 as candle wax is extremely hot. Candles are made inside mason jars using essential oil scents and special candle dyes.
Complimentary/Ages 13-18. Games played depend on number of players that arrive - Horse, Knockout, and team vs. team are popular options.
Reservations required. Depending on season, the activity is teens only or open to all ages. 3 rounds are played and winners are taken back to the activity center to receive their reward.
Ping Pong Tournament
Reservations required. Depending on season, the activity is teens only or open to all ages. 3 rounds are played and winners are taken back to the activity center to receive their reward. One on one or two on two options.
No reservations required - Activity is poolside using the jumbotron screen weather permitting. Complimentary for all guests. Limit one board per person.
Caramel Apple Bar
Apples are covered in melted caramel and each attendee gets to choose from their choice of toppings from our sundae bar (m&ms, sprinkles, Oreos, nuts, etc.) to coat the outside. Apples are Green Apples and require several minutes to cool down and harden after they are made. Reservations are not required.
Reservations required. Adults preferred.
Dates are locally sourced and the even is complimentary and free-flowing for guests to enjoy from 9am - 10am. No reservations are required. Some dates often featured are Medjool, Blonde, Khadrawi, and Daglet Noor dates.
Class requires reservations and is 21+ only. Each guest receives 1 Margarita with 1 shot of tequila.
Class requires reservations and is 21+ only. Each guest receives 1 Moscow Mule with 1 shot of vodka.
Social is complimentary and for all ages with pink lemonade for the children. Sangria is store-bought and mixed with brandy and fruit from our on-site kitchen. Chips and Salsa are served. No reservation required. Social varies from 1 to 2 hours depending on season.
Social is complimentary and for all ages with pink lemonade for the children. Champagne used is J. Roget Brut Champagne and macaroons are varied in 7 flavors. No reservation required. Social varies from 1 to 2 hours depending on season.
All ages welcome, each child makes one batch of slime with their choice of colors. Recipe uses borax, water, and Elmer's glue. Reservations required.
Does not require reservations - Each shirt requires drying for 24-48 hours before washing by itself in the washing machine. For all ages.
No reservations required - Just show up! PG Movies are played most nights, however these are subject to change during sports seasons. Movies are played rain or shine and are listed in the bi-weekly guide
Games are designed for children and young teens but all ages are welcome to play. No reservations required, completely complimentary. Hosted poolside at either Chuckwalla or Enclaves, depending on season.