What’s Happening in Palm Desert?

No matter the season, there’s always plenty to see and do in the Palm Desert area. From special events like Fashion Week El Paseo and the Palm Desert Food & Wine Festival, sporting events such as the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, and exciting theatrical and musical performances at the McCallum Theatre, there’s something for everyone. Search our complete event listings below or browse our list of Palm Desert Signature Events and other major events in the desert.

First Weekend Palm Desert

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  • Location: Palm Desert
    Palm Desert, California

Ring in the New Year right with First Weekend Palm Desert--our ongoing celebration of the world of arts and entertainment. Each month from November - May, starting with the first Friday and continuing through the weekend, enjoy a celebration of visual and performing arts, and a host of other cultural activities. For a complete list of events, visit the First Weekend website or call the Palm Desert Visitor Center at 760-568-1441.

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