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.

Christmas by Candlelight

Join Coachella Valley History Museum for Christmas by Candle Light. Experience the historic charm of the Coachella Valley History Museum by candle light this holiday season. Immerse yourselves into the history of today’s  holiday traditions by strolling through magically lit grounds, viewing creative gingerbread house displays and a special holiday train exhibit by the Coachella Valley Railroaders. Pause under the 9’ teddy bear tree for a story and then use your creative talents to make an old fashioned holiday ornament. Various holiday stories and entertainment nightly. Admission to the event is $5 per person, $3 (ages 5-12) and children under age 5 are free. For more information on this event please visit www.cvhm.org.

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