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.

Marilyn, Madness and Me

An unassuming limousine driver, befriended by Marilyn Monroe in the months before her death, becomes the focal point for circumstances that alter his persona and challenge his sanity…along with the course of history. How is it possible that this nobody may have been responsible for the assassinations of two iconic American political figures? A poignant, compelling and shocking tale of unrequited love, centered amidst the last months of Marilyn Monroe’s life, including an infamous tryst in Palm Springs. Marilyn, Madness and Me is told first-person by the man who witnessed it, and enhanced by the beautiful and legendary Marilyn Monroe, reading excerpts from her diary.Think you’ve heard it all when it comes to Marilyn’s steamy affairs? Think again!

Marilyn, Madness and Me

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