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.
Mildly Wild New Year's Eve Celebration
- Date: 12/31/2017
- Location: The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens
47900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert, California 92260
Start 2018 with a roar and celebrate at your Mildly Wild New Year’s Eve Party! Attendees can experience all the fun and excitement earlier with an East coast countdown to midnight. The celebration includes a scrumptious surf and turf dinner followed by live entertainment and dancing. The Living Desert will offer a complimentary champagne toast when the ball drops on the East coast at 9 pm. The evening also features animal encounters and a special performance of the big band sounds of Dave Damiani and The No Vacancy Orchestra playing the styles of Frank Sinatra, Count Basie, Jamie Cullum, among other favorites.
Dave Damiani and the No Vacancy Orchestra