What’s Happening in Palm Desert?


No matter the season, there’s always plenty to see and do in the Palm Desert area.  From Fashion Week El Paseo and the Coachella Music Festival to the Humana Challenge Golf Tournament and the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, there’s something for everyone. Check out our event listings or signature area events.

Upcoming Events (Apr 2014 to Jul 2014)

Date
Event
April 18 - April 20, 2014

Coachella: Weekend 2

Location: Empire Polo Club

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.coachella.com/

An annual three-day music and arts festival/happening featuring rock, indie, hip hop and electronic music.

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April 19 - April 20, 2014
- 11:15 am

Free Entrance Days to National Parks

Location: Joshua Tree National Park Visitors Center

Event Type: Tour

Event Web Site: http://www.nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm

Enjoy free admission to all national parks today, including Joshua Tree National Park, in honor of President's Day Weekend!

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April 19, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

YMCA - Easter Egg Hunt

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Children's Event

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April 19, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Hop Into Spring Easter Egg Hunt

Location: The Gardens on El Paseo

Event Type: Children's Event

Hop into Spring with the Easter Bunny! A $10 donation benefits Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Desert. Center lawn in front of Saks Fifth Avenue. There will be face painting, arts n' crafts, refreshments and pictures with the Easer Bunny!

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April 19 - April 20, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Easter Eggstravaganza

Location: Living Desert

Event Type: Children's Event

Event Web Site: http://www.livingdesert.org/

A fun filled, eggstraordinary day of fun is coming to The Living Desert on Saturday, April 19th and Sunday, April 20th, from 10 am to 2 pm. Join the Easter Bunny and his strolling friends (photo opportunities available) for fun activities. The days of fun will take start in Gecko Gulch with a huge Easter Egg hunt of 10,000 eggs. Enjoy a variety of activities to include keeper chats, Easter crafts, face painting, bounce houses, musical performances, parade, games and prizes, a Golden Egg hunt for adults and more! There is no charge to join in Eggstravaganza - it's included with paid admission to the park and parking is always free.

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April 19, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

16th Annual Open Call Talent Competition

Location: McCallum Theatre

Event Type: Live Performance

Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/show_details.php?id=701

Don't miss the Valley's best performers of all ages in this exciting talent competition that has become a McCallum audience favorite and sell-out event. Local artists team up with the staff and crew to present four visually stunning and energy filled performances. Vote for your favorite performer on Thursday and Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. Celebrate the winners at Saturday evening's final performance.

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April 19, 2014
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Classic Cars Under the Stars at Desert Willow

Location: Desert Willow Golf Resort

Event Type: Automobile/Motorcycle

Event Web Site: http://www.desertwillow.com/template.asp?id=1407&page=91989

Come on down, see all the classic cars, enjoy live music, have an amazing dinner and just have a great time.

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April 19, 2014
5:15 pm - 7:00 pm

Concerts in the Gardens: Organic Sol - Blues/Jazz/Funk

Location: The Gardens on El Paseo

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.thegardensonelpaseo.com/events

As in years past, residents and visitors alike can start off the evening by socializing at the wine and cheese reception held on the center lawn before each concert at 5:15 p.m.  For a $12 donation guests enjoy light refreshments catered by Pacifica Seafood Restaurant, Sullivans Steakhouse as well as two glasses of wine sponsored by Anderholt Whittaker.  Arrive early as tickets are not pre-sold. Concerts start Feb. 1st - April 19th 2014.

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April 19, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

16th Annual Open Call Talent Competition

Location: McCallum Theatre

Event Type: Live Performance

Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/show_details.php?id=701

Don't miss the Valley's best performers of all ages in this exciting talent competition that has become a McCallum audience favorite and sell-out event. Local artists team up with the staff and crew to present four visually stunning and energy filled performances. Vote for your favorite performer on Thursday and Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. Celebrate the winners at Saturday evening's final performance.

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April 19, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
April 19, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Teo Gonzalez

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/entertainment/

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April 20, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Easter Sunday Brunch

Location: Desert Willow Golf Resort

Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch

Event Web Site: http://www.desertwillow.com/PSLNov13O

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April 20, 2014
10:15 am - 11:15 am

Saint Margaret's Easter Egg Hunt

Location: St. Margaret's Episcopal Church

Event Type: Children's Event

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April 20, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Jordan Miller in: "The Broadway Leading Man"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Celebrating the songs of leading men Howard Keel, Robert Goulet, John Raitt & Mario Lanza. With PS Music Director Charlie Creasy.

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April 20, 2014
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Underwater Easter Egg Hunt

Location: Palm Desert Aquatic Center

Event Type: Children's Event

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April 23, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

One Night Only

Location: McCallum Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/show_details.php?id=703

Jewish Family Service of the Desert (JFS) presents a Michael Childers' Production of One Night Only. In "Tradition: The Jewish Legacy of Broadway," Michael explores the influence of Jewish composers and performers from the beginnings of Broadway through the present. The cast of more than 20 of the best of Broadway and Hollywood performers includes Roger Bart, Jim Brochu, Charles Busch, Liz Callaway, Brian Childers, Kevin Earley, David Engel, Shana Blake Hill, Mimi Hines, Alix Korey, Vicki Lewis, Peter Marshall, Millicent Martin, Donna McKechnie, Sharon McNight, Sal Mistretta, Debra Monk, Gary Shaw, Von Smith, Billie Stritch, Bruce Vilanch, and Terri White. Written and Directed by Calvin Remsberg. Music Direction and Orchestrations by John McDaniel.

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April 25 - April 28, 2014

White Party

Location: Palm Springs

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://www.jeffreysanker.com/press/

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April 25 - April 27, 2014

Stagecoach Festival

Location: Empire Polo Club

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://www.stagecoachfestival.com/

Traditionally held the week after Coachella!  

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April 25, 2014
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Earth Day Bird-a-Thon Century Run Bus Tour

Location: Thousand Palms

Event Type: Tour

Event Web Site: http://www.desertmountains.org/calendar/events/

Whether you are a beginner or a serious birder, enjoy spectacular desert and mountain scenery on a guided bus tour to well-known birding and nature hotspots in and around the Coachella Valley. Water and snacks will be provided. Bring a sack lunch to enjoy at one of our stops along the way. Before the day is over we hope to find 100 different bird species, have lots of fun and raise money for conservation. Meet at parking lot of the McDonalds restaurant, corner of Ramon Rd. and Varner Rd. on the north side of the I10 freeway. Arrive at 7:15 am for an on time 7:30 am departure. Guide: Kurt Leuschner, Professor of Natural Resources, College of the Desert RSVP: 760.862.9984

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April 25, 2014
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ninth Annual Meet the Museum

Location: Palm Springs Art Museum

Event Type: Entertainment

Event Web Site: http://www.psmuseum.org/meet-the-museum/

A premiere event of White Party Weekend, celebrating 75 years of art, culture and community! Come dressed in fashion from your favorite era - 40's, 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's.

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April 27, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Vicki Knight in: "Far Away Places"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Songs in Spanish, French, German, Russian, Japanese, Hebrew, Yiddish & more from 'you guessed it'. With PS Music Director Steven Smith

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May 1 - May 4, 2014

Les Miserables

Location: McCallum Theatre

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/show_details.php?id=699

College of the Desert PresentsA new production of Boublil and Schönberg's This international smash-hit may be the most popular musical in the world. In 19th century France, Jean Valjean is released from 19 years of unjust imprisonment, but finds nothing in store for him but mistrust and mistreatment. He breaks his parole in hopes of starting a new life, initiating a life-long struggle for redemption as he is relentlessly pursued by police inspector Javert, who refuses to believe Valjean can change his ways. Epic, grand and uplifting, LES MISÉRABLES packs an emotional wallop that has thrilled audiences all over the world. For six years in a row, College of the Desert productions at the McCallum have received the Desert Star Award for Best Musical.

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May 1, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Concerts in the Park: Jennifer Keith Quintet

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.palm-desert.org/

Palm Desert's Civic Center Park Amphitheater is once again the hot spot for live music in May! Enjoy free concerts under the stars sponsored by the City of Palm Desert. This week the featured band is: Jennifer Keith Quintet, playing swing music. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs. Beverages and snacks will also be available for purchase. Alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.

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May 2 - May 11, 2014

Thoroughly Modern Millie

Location: Palm Canyon Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://palmcanyontheatre.org/home.html

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May 2, 2014
- 8:00 pm

Extended Shopping Hours at Participating Stores in the El Paseo Shopping District

Location: El Paseo

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: http://www.ShopElPaseoPalmDesert.com

Enjoy extended hours at a world-class shopping and dining destination with over 250 shops, boutiques, restaurants, art galleries, and more.  Treasures every step of the way!  The El Paseo Shopping District is located on El Paseo between Portola and Highway 74.  For more information contact 877-735-7273.

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May 2 - May 3, 2014
7:30 am - 11:30 am

Free Shredding Event

Location: Palm Desert City Hall

Event Type: Shred Event

The City of Palm Desert will host a free, two-day shredding event at City Hall. Shredding will take place 7:30 to 11:30 am or until trucks are full. All documents will be shredded onsite and then recycled. This event is free and open to Palm Desert residents and businesses. Businesses will be limited to ten boxes of materials per day. For more information, please call 760-346-0611 ext: 416

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May 2, 2014
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Art Reception

Location: Filsinger Gallery

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: www.filsingergallery.com

The Filsinger Gallery is a unique art gallery combining contemporary art with fifty million year old fossil stone art, as well as custom metal work.

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May 2, 2014
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free 1st Fridays at The Galen

Location: Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: www.psmuseum.org

In conjunction with the El Paseo Art Walk and Palm Desert’s First Weekends, the museum will host Free 1st Fridays at The Galen. These FREE events feature live music, performance art, and film screenings.  View the exhibition in The Galen and enjoy entertainment in the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden from 5-7 p.m.  Funding for Free 1st Fridays is generously provided by Helene Galen.  Visit psmuseum.org for a full list of 1st Friday events.

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May 2, 2014
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Reception for a Group Landscape Exhibition

Location: Tribal Artifacts @ Desert Art Collection

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: http://www.tribalartifacts.co

The invited artists are Sheila Benow, Aida Schneider, Ray Hare, Michael Battaglia, Michael Anthony Nisperos and Charlotte Lees.  The exhibition opens on May 1 and runs through May 12.

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May 2, 2014
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

El Paseo Art Walk

Location: El Paseo

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: www.elpaseoartwalk.com

The El Paseo Art Walk takes place the first Friday of every month November – May.  El Paseo hosts a variety of fine art galleries offering a range of Impressionist & Modern, Contemporary, Classic, American & Latin, and Western art.   View current exhibitions and enjoy special events at participating galleries.  Participating merchants will have extended hours during art walk and restaurants will offer special menus.  For a full list of participants visit elpaseoartwalk.com.  760-340-5600

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May 2, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Pepe Aguilar

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/prod/entertain/entertain.php

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May 3 - May 4, 2014
May 3 - May 5, 2014

Gabriel Iglesias

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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May 3, 2014
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Free Public Art Tour of the Artwork in the Civic Center Park

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: http://www.palmdesertart.org

Explore and learn about the art in Civic Center Park, located on Fred Waring and San Pablo next to City Hall.  A trained guide will provide pertinent facts and insight into many of the more than twenty sculptures in the Park.  No need for reservations - just show up and make sure to bring water and wear comfortable shoes.  Have a group of three or more?  Contact 760-837-1664 to schedule a free, private tour at the Park, along El Paseo, or at the Palm Desert Library.

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May 3, 2014
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art Lab

Location: Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: http://www.psmuseum.org/

Art Lab: Abstract & Form teachs children ages 4-7 to look at abstract human forms in the exhibition "Recline/Design: Art and the Aesthetics of Repose". Children will also enjoy being read, "It Looked Like Spilt Milk" by Charles Green Shaw and exploring ways that shapes can be viewed in different ways. Then children will explore the galleries and create their own abstract sculpture. Art Lab is free with museum admission. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information 760-346-5600.

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May 3, 2014
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Desert Lexus Jazz Concert

Location: Indian Wells Tennis Garden

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.iwtg.net/

Desert Lexus Jazz presented by the City of Indian Wells, a premier concert event in the Coachella Valley for the past 15 years, has added award-winning composer and dynamic performer Will Donato to its lineup, which also features acclaimed saxophonists Dave Koz, Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright, Richard Elliot, and Euge Groove who will be accompanied by special guest and American Idol sensation Elliott Yamin. The event will be held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday, May 3. In addition, artist MARCEL MAJID will paint portraits of the evening festivities, with artwork of Donato, and Groove and Yamin being auctioned between sets. Palm Desert saxophonist Chase Huna will also be on site, playing throughout the Tennis Garden as guests arrive.

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May 3, 2014
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Brew at the Zoo

Location: Living Desert

Event Type: First Weekend

Event Web Site: http://www.livingdesert.org/special_events.html

Proceeds from Brew at the Zoo help The Living Desert care for over 500 animals, 1,600 protected acres, and provide scholarship programs for thousands of visiting school children. Attendance: 2,500+ guests. Yes. Guests pay one price for admission and enjoy (10) free beverage selections and (10) deluxe appetizers from over 45 vendors. Cocktail Casual is appropriate and so are jeans and shorts!  This is The Living Desert and we want you to have fun. Comfortable shoes are recommended to enjoy the entire party; the food, beverages and entertainment are spread out around The Living Desert.

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May 3, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Robin Thicke

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/prod/entertain/entertain.php#robin_thicke

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May 4, 2014
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Paint Nite/Drink Creatively: Sailboat in the Distance

Location: Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://paintnite.com/pages/events/index/geo_location?distance=50#date:2

Paint away the afternoon, come join artist Trish Dixon-Carpico for a great day of art and drinks. No experience needed!

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May 4, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Steven Brinberg is: "Simply Barbara"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

It's taken 4 years to get this World renown live show back to our stage. You won't believe your eyes & ears. LA's John Randall is Music Director.

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May 4, 2014
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Mariachi Divas

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.morongocasinoresort.com/entertainment

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May 8 - May 11, 2014

Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival

Location: Camelot Theatres

Event Type: Film

Event Web Site: http://arthurlyonsfilmnoir.ning.com/

Founded in 2000 by the late mystery author and Palm Springs community leader Arthur Lyons, this unique festival features an eclectic mixture of landmark and obscure vintage movies from the classic film noir era. Laden with period post war cynicism, these glorious black and white films are laden with suspense, sexuality and crime portrayed from the perspective of the criminals. Each year, the festival showcases the best of film noir accentuated by a scintillating array of movie stars who appear on stage for post screening Q&A discussions, autographs and book signings. This year's event kicks off on May 8 with a screening of "The Window," with a special appearance by Barbara Hale (best known as Della Street from "Perry Mason").

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May 8, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Concerts in the Park: Britain's Finest

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.palm-desert.org/

Palm Desert's Civic Center Park Amphitheater is once again the hot spot for live music in May! Enjoy free concerts under the stars sponsored by the City of Palm Desert. This week the featured band is: Britain's Finest, paying tribute to the Beatles! Concertgoers are encouraged to bring picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs. Beverages and snacks will also be available for purchase. Alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.

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May 9, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Best of CVS

Location: McCallum Theatre

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/show_details.php?id=696

The Coachella Valley Symphony's season finale!Local physician and soprano Dr. Lisa Lindley headlines this gala event with selections from both the opera and pop worlds. Also on the program: Gershwin's "An American In Paris" and Aaron Copland's stirring "Lincoln Portrait" with special guest narrator Broadway and film legend Lawrence Luckinbill. You will surely to want to hear the symphony in this premier venue playing the best of our past few seasons. This special evening will include a grand VIP reception and auction following the concert.

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May 9, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Earth, Wind & Fire

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/prod/entertain/entertain.php

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May 9, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Leann Rimes

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/entertainment/

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May 10, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free Swimming Lessons at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center

Location: Palm Desert Aquatic Center

Event Type: Recreation

Event Web Site: www.pdpool.com

The Palm Desert Aquatic Center is celebrating National Water Safety Month in May by offering a day of free swimming lessons from famous Olympians during its Just Add SWIM! Olympic swimmers, including U.S. gold medal winners Janet Evans, Rowdy Gaines and Jason Lezak, will be teaching beginning swimming lessons and basic water safety and signing autographs. Summer is just around the corner and the Aquatic Center is the coolest place to beat the heat!

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May 10, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Staying Alive A Celebration of the Bee Gees

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/entertainment/

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May 10, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday Star Parties

Location: National Monument Visitor Center

Event Type: Stargazing

Event Web Site: www.desertmountains.org

The Astronomical Society of the Desert conducts "sky tours" through telescopes and giant binoculars.

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May 11, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mother's Day Sunday Champagne Brunch

Location: Desert Willow Golf Resort

Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch

Event Web Site: http://www.desertwillow.com/sites/courses/template.asp?id=1407&page=88248

Looking to spoil mom this Mother’s Day?  Treat mom like royalty at Desert Willow Golf Resort's Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch.  Their incredible brunch features a smorgasbord of international culinary delights, with seating available on the outdoor terrace showcasing the best sweeping views of the Coachella Valley.   

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May 11, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Mary Bogue in: "A Sentimental Journey"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

A woman's trip through life as a wife, mother & grandmother is captured in song. With special guest Al Timss & from LA, Music Director Ron Snyder.

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May 11, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

World Armenian Entertainment Awards

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Ceremony

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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May 13, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Paint Nite/Drink Creatively: September Sunset

Location: Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://paintnite.com/pages/events/index/geo_location?distance=50#date:2

Paint away the evening, come join artist Trish Dixon-Carpico for a great day of art and drinks. No experience needed!  

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May 15, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Concerts in the Park: R Buckle Road

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.palm-desert.org/

Palm Desert's Civic Center Park Amphitheater is once again the hot spot for live music in May! Enjoy free concerts under the stars sponsored by the City of Palm Desert. This week the featured band is: R Buckle Road, playing Country music. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs. Beverages and snacks will also be available for purchase. Alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.

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May 16 - May 18, 2014

Equus

Location: Palm Canyon Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://palmcanyontheatre.org/home.html

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May 16 - May 18, 2014

Joshua Tree Spring Music Festival

Location: Joshua Tree Lake Campground

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://www.joshuatreemusicfestival.com/index.html

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May 16, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Alan Jackson

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/prod/entertain/entertain.php

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May 16, 2014
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Smokey Robinson

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.morongocasinoresort.com/entertainment

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May 17, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Battle of the Badges

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Sporting Event

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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May 18, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Shelley Fisher in : "The Down Home Diva"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Cabaret gets Kosher in this Memphis Belle's hilarious story of growing up in the South with songs by Shelley, Harold Payne & LA Music Director Ken Hirsch.

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May 21, 2014
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Paint, Sip & Inspire

Location: Wolfgang Puck Pizza Bar

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://www.paint-sip-and-inspire.com/reservationscalendar.html

Make painting easy and exciting. You will be amazed at your own work of ART!  Paint, Sip & Inspire brings the party to various locations around town, corporate events, or your living room. At the end of the event, you will take home the work of art you created. All of your painting supplies, including an apron to keep your clothes clean are waiting for you!

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May 22, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Concerts in the Park: Instant Replay

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.palm-desert.org/

Palm Desert's Civic Center Park Amphitheater is once again the hot spot for live music in May! Enjoy free concerts under the stars sponsored by the City of Palm Desert. This week the featured band is: Instant Replay, playing Pop/Variety music.  Concertgoers are encouraged to bring picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs. Beverages and snacks will also be available for purchase. Alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.

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May 24, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Mariachi Extravaganza

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/entertainment/

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May 24, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Maxwell

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/prod/entertain/entertain.php#maxwell

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May 24, 2014
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Theresa Caputo

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Live Performance

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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May 25, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Terry Gallagher in: "From Convent To Cabaret"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Life lessons told through tales, trials & tributes in a funny, moving, & bittersweet song-filled journey from this desert newcomer. PS Joel Baker is Music Director.

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May 26, 2014
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Annual Memorial Day Flower Drop & Air Fair

Location: Palm Springs Air Museum

Event Type: Air Show

Event Web Site: http://palmspringsairmuseum.org/events.htm

This is a very special day at the Palm Springs Air Museum. Our brief Memorial service is dedicated to all of our fallen comrades, who paid the ultimate price for our freedoms. In their honor, we highlight the service with a special fly-by and flower drop of over 3,000 red and white carnations from B-25 Mitchell bomber. This most impressive ceremony is our way of saluting our fallen comrades. Visitors are welcome to pick up a flower to take home. Activities scheduled all day long, Memorial Program and Flower Drop scheduled for 1PM.

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May 29, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Concerts in the Park: Palm Desert High School Band

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.palm-desert.org/

Palm Desert's Civic Center Park Amphitheater is once again the hot spot for live music in May! Enjoy free concerts under the stars sponsored by the City of Palm Desert. This week the featured band is: Palm Desert High School Band, playing Jazz ensemble.  Concertgoers are encouraged to bring picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs. Beverages and snacks will also be available for purchase. Alcoholic beverages and smoking are prohibited.

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May 30 - June 8, 2014

Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week

Location: Palm Springs

Event Type: Restaurant Week

Event Web Site: http://www.palmspringsrestaurantweek.com/

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to experience some of the best restaurants the Valley has to offer.Restaurant Week is the perfect time to visit your favorite restaurant or try something new, as chefs prepare delicious 3 courses meals for your dining pleasure, priced at $26 or $38.Desert area hotels and attractions are offering great rates too!

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May 31, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Greatest Love of All - The Whitney Houston Tribute

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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June 1, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Warren Delange in: "Swingin' The Dream"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

A tribute to his father, Eddie DeLange, lyricist: Solitude, Moonglow, Darn That Dream, String of Pearls, Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans & more. Music Director PS' Joel Baker.

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June 6 - June 7, 2014

Kathy Griffin

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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June 7, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

America

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

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June 8, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Francesca Amari & Gilmore Rizzo in: "A Couple of Swells"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Last year's hit inspired by famous duos: Donny & Marie, George & Gracie, Sonny & Cher, Lucy & Desi, Kermitt & Miss Piggy & more. Music Director LA's Bryan Miller.

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June 13, 2014
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Gladys Knight

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.morongocasinoresort.com/entertainment

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June 14, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Art Laboe Summer Love Jam III

Location: The Show at Agua Caliente Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/theshow/

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June 15, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Joanne Lapointe in: "Dis-FUN-ctional"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Is 50 the new 30? Take a hilarious life-journey through Middle-Age and find out you're only as old or young as you feel. Music Director is PS's

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June 17 - June 23, 2014

Palm Springs International Short Film Fest

Location: Camelot Theatres

Event Type: Film

Event Web Site: http://www.psfilmfest.org/index.aspx

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June 22, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Christine Deaver in: "Showgirl"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Get ready for a zany Euro-style combination of music, circus, comedy, cabaret & Improv from a 10 year veteran star of the San Francisco smash hit "Teatro ZinZanni". Music Direction by Seattle's David Duvall.

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June 29, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Jane Kinsey in: "The Kinsey Report: The Doctor Is In"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

This World-famous 'sex-pert' knows all & tells all in this rollicking musical comedy that's just what the doctor ordered. With Tim Butterworth as Music Director & directed by Clifford Bell.

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July 4, 2014
7:15 pm - 9:30 pm

Independence Day Celebration

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Fireworks Celebration

Save the date for fireworks, live music, and fun at the City of Palm Desert's Independence Day Celebration at Civic Center Park! Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic dinners, blankets, and chairs to enjoy the show. Drinks and snacks will also be available for purchase, both inside the park as well as at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center. Alcoholic beverages, smoking, and portable barbeques are prohibited. Private fireworks are illegal in Civic Center Park and throughout the City of Palm Desert.   Flashlights are recommended for safety exiting the park For more information: (760) 346-0611

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July 6, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Angelo Divino in: "Let Me Be Frank"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Back by audience demand, this show chronicles 50 years of Frank's career with 20 of his hits & stories about the ups & downs of his personal life. Music Director is the renown Howlett Smith.

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July 11 - July 20, 2014

Seussical the Musical

Location: Palm Canyon Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://palmcanyontheatre.org/home.html

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July 13, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Keisha D in: "Here's To The Ladies"

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

One of the desert's most in-demand singers, in a tribute to some of the greatest Jazz legends: Etta James, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn, Bessie Smith & more. With PS Music Director Charlie Creasy.

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