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.

Final Traces of the Abstract Expressionists & Fish out of Water

The Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert and The American Documentary Film Festival invite you to join them on Saturday, June 24th at 3 p.m. for a free film screenings of Final Traces of the Abstract Expressionists and Fish out of Water. Final Traces of the Abstract Expressionists: Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, Peggy Guggenheim et.al.,: what is left of their former studios, galleries, bars, meetings places in New York City today? Film maker Caro Jost (a famous artist herself) follows in the footsteps of these artists of an era. Fish out of Water: For over 30 years, Paola Navone's unique architecture, interiors, furniture, textiles and installations have impacted the design community- from the Italian avant-garde to the general public. This short biopic introduces her boundless creative output, through interviews and tours with Cindy Allen, editor in chief of Interior Design magazine.

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