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.

American Documentary Film Festival

The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) is one of the largest documentary only film festivals in the United States. Created in 2011, this unique event was designed to celebrate and promote documentary film - and the independent filmmakers around the world who bring knowledge and awareness through their stories about real people and issues. The festival includes international films in both short and feature categories as well as showcasing animation. While relatively young, AmDocs has already established important credentials, being recognized internationally as an important venue for filmmakers, being named by MovieMaker Magazine as one of the five coolest documentary film festivals in the world!

AMERICAN  DOCUMENTARY  FILM FESTIVAL

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