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.

Pedro Fernàndez Con Mariachi Sol de México

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present Pedro Fernàndez Con Mariachi Sol de México® de Jóse Hernàndez on Saturday, May 19th at 8 p.m. in the Spotlight Showroom. Mexican singer-songwriter Pedro Fernàndez began his career at age 7 and has gone on to record 39 albums. His first album, La de la Mochila Azul, was released in 1978. His starring role in the film La nina la Mochila Azul (The Girl with the Blue Backpack) was released the following year and led to many memorable on-screen roles. To date, Fernàndez has garnered four Latin Grammy Awards, including Best Regional Song (writer and performer) for “Cachito de Cielo” in 2013. Formed by trumpeter Jóse Hernàndez in 1981, Sol de México® was created to reflect the vision of an inspiring, artistic mariachi ensemble. With their joyful pulse this 14-member orchestrated mariachi group personify the moods of the land and people. Sol de México® offers traditional mariachi sounds embellished with fresh contemporary passion and powerful new rhythms. 

Pedro Fernandez

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