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.
Living in Earthquake Country
- Date: 11/04/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
- Location: Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
51500 Highway 74
Palm Desert , California 92260
Join the Santa Rosa & San Jacinto National Monument Visitor Center for their lecture "Living in Earthquake Country." Learn about the creation of the San Andreas fault and the topography of the west with animations explaining earthquake shaking to better understand why and how we must be prepared for the next “big one”. This lecture will be held in the Friends of the Desert Mountains conference room with registration beginning at 12:45pm. Seating is limited and reservations are required. For more information please call 760-862-9984.