Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage Heats Up – Kicks-Off with VIP Reception on July 18th

May 17, 2024

Rancho Mirage, CA – As temperatures heat up, Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage (TOSRM) does too! It’s a true WIN-WIN-WIN event – by the community, for the community.


Rancho Mirage Chamber of Commerce announces the official start of Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage July 19 – July 31. Participants purchase a $10 wristband to grab great deals, enjoy much-loved favorites and try some new spots this summer, too. Specials vary by location at more than thirty incredible restaurants and eateries. Over thirty nonprofits are fundraising by selling the wristbands, including the chamber! The event launches with a VIP Kick Off Reception on July 18th at 4:00 PM at Omni Rancho Las Palmas – space is limited. Register at Info@RanchoMirage.org $10 Chamber Members $20 Non Members.


How TOSRM Works:

-Local Restaurants keep busy during the warm summer months with the support of the community

-Local nonprofits and the chamber sell the wristbands to fundraise

-Residents/visitors enjoy delicious food, cool treats, and GREAT specials


NEW website: www.TasteOfSummerRanchoMirage.com


“We welcome you to Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage with open arms – it’s a local favorite! Folks will enjoy their tried-and-true treasured spots and try new establishments as well while also supporting nonprofits as they fundraise by selling participant wristbands. This event is important to local businesses as it brings a boost in exposure, business, and fun for all. We encourage participants to be a champion for the community by ‘checking in’ on social media and tipping well, of course. It’s cool to support local jobs and our community – this event makes it easy to do!” – Katie Stice, CEO


Participating Restaurants: 

Ben & Jerry’s at The River in Rancho Mirage

Bluember at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort 

Brandini Toffee

Burgers & Beer

Dave & Buster’s

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit 

Dragon Lili Boba Bar

Enzo’s Bistro & Bar

Haus of Poke

Joyce’s Sushi

Krispy Kreme

Las Casuelas Nuevas

Los Arcos Rancho Mirage

Maracas Mexican Cantina & Grill 

Champions Craft Kitchen at Mission Hills Country Club 

Pastry Swan

Pinzimini at Westin Rancho Mirage

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory 

Shabu Shabu Zen and Sake Bar

Si Bon 

State Fare Bar & Lounge at the Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage 

The Edge Steakhouse at The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage

The Slice Italia – N.Y. Style Pizzeria Ristorante

The Palms Cafe – Rancho Mirage

Uncle Chai Thailand Street Food

Waters Cafe at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa Rancho Mirage

Willie’s Modern Fare

Yard House


Participating Non-Profits: 

Academy of Musical Performance 

American Business Women’s Association

Angel View

Animal Samaritans

Assistance League of Coachella Valley 

Big Brothers Big Sisters 

Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert

Coachella Valley Horse Rescue 

Coachella Valley Rescue Mission 

Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine

Desert Best Friends Closet

Desert Futbol Club

Desert Valley Builders Association

Fenixia Foundation 

Friends of the Desert Mountains 

GirlFriend Factor 

Grandparents Love “GPL”

Hansen House Foundation 

Home for a Home 

Imagine Equality 

Old Town Artisan Studios

Palm Springs Animal Shelter 

Rancho Mirage Chamber of Commerce

Rancho Mirage High School 

Rancho Mirage Public Library Foundation 

Rotary Club of Rancho Mirage 

Safe Schools Desert Cities

United Cerebral Palsy of the Inland Empire

Variety of the Desert

VFW Post 1534

Voices for Children 

YMCA of the Desert 


Thank You to our Sponsors of Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage!

Title Sponsor: City of Rancho Mirage 

Title Sponsor: Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians 

Presenting Sponsor: Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant 

Presenting Sponsor: Rancho Mirage Chamber of Commerce

Kick Off Reception Sponsor and Host: Omni Rancho Las Palmas

Media Sponsors: Gulf CA Broad Company, LocaliQ, Marker Broadcasting, Alpha Media, and Lamar Advertising Company


We are so appreciative of generous sponsorships and your ongoing devotion to the mission of Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage!


“The chamber of commerce is incredibly grateful for our generous sponsor support. Sponsorships help us spread the word about fantastic events. We also want to thank the amazing non-profits and restauranteurs who are the heart and soul of this event. You bring the event to life with your delicious food and dedication to our community. Thank you all for making Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage a true success!  On a personal note, thank you for working so diligently with me.” – Guadalupe Fox, Director of Events & Sponsorships


For sponsorship inquiries, please reach out to Guadalupe Fox at (760) 568-9351 or events@ranchmirage.org



About RMCC:

Rancho Mirage Chamber of Commerce is a champion for business, a catalyst for growth and a convener of leaders and influencers. We are the center of valley business and the chamber of choice!

Contact us at: (760) 568-9351 www.ranchomiragechamber.org  or info@ranchomirage.org