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 CareerBuilder 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 (Jun 2016 to Sep 2016)

Date
Event
June 29, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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June 30, 2016

Paint, Sip & Inspire

Location: Villagio Italian Kitchen

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://www.paintsipandinspire.com/events.html

Paint, Sip & Inspire brings the party to various locations around town, corporate events, or your living room for an unforgettable journey of fun, friends and laughter. Step-by-step, stroke by stroke instructions are given on how to complete your masterpiece all while eating and sipping your favorite food and drinks!! At the end of the event, you will take home the work of art you created. All needed painting supplies included!

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June 30, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/598671846957224/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE", our popup art space inside Westfield Palm Desert (lower level near Macy's). Summer Series will take place on Thursdays! Spend an evening celebrating your local scene. This week enjoy the indie rock vibes of The Flusters while you check out the community art show, craft stations, engage in art projects, pop-up shops and much more. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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June 30, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Westin Desert Willow Villas

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 1, 2016

Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild

Location: Wet 'n Wild Palm Springs

Event Type: Movie

Event Web Site: https://www.wetnwildpalmsprings.com/events/dive-in-movies/

Enjoy Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild on Friday nights in July. Come early, play during the day and stay late to enjoy your favorite film pool side. Dive in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild are FREE with park admission! This weeks featured film is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The movies are intended to be family-friendly, but please use discretion. Movies will start after dusk and the park will be open with limited access until 10pm, weather permitting.

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July 1, 2016
8:00 pm

Chicago With Special Guest Rita Wilson

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

The legendary rock and roll band, CHICAGO, is coming to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Friday, July 1st with special guest Rita Wilson. Set to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame this year, Chicago was the highest charting American band in Billboard Magazine’s recent Hot 200 All-Time Top Artists, coming in at number 9. In addition, Chicago is the first American rock band to chart Top 40 albums in six decades. Opening the show for the iconic rock band is singer, song writer, actress, and producer Rita Wilson.    

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July 2, 2016
8:00 pm

Kenny Rogers

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

GRAMMY Award-winning superstar and Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers has enjoyed great success during his storied career of nearly six decades, which will be celebrated during his Final World Tour: The Gambler’s Last Deal with Special Guest Linda Davis. The tour will make a stop at The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on July 2nd.

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July 2, 2016
8:00 pm

The Old School Free Style Fest

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present The Old School Freestyle Fest featuring an incredible lineup of nine hit-making artists on Saturday, July 2! The star-studded evening is hosted by Candyman, and features the Ying Yang Twins, Color Me Badd, Lisa Lisa, Tone Loc, C&C Music Factory, JJ Fad, Trinere and Nu Shooz. Kick off the 4th of July Weekend with The Old School Freestyle Fest in Spotlight Showroom! 

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July 3, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Shirley Claire

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents SHIRLEY CLAIRE in "I'm Gonna Live 'Til I Die." From Hollywood to the Palm Springs Follies to America's Got Talent. The music you love and the stories you've waited to hear. Directed by Derrik Lewis with Wayne Abravanel on piano and Jeff Stover on bass.

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July 4, 2016
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

4th of July Fireworks & Power Baseball Game

Location: Palm Springs

Event Type: Fireworks Celebration

Event Web Site: http://www.visitpalmsprings.com/events/4th-of-july-fireworks-power-baseball-game/158592

Come celebrate Independence Day in Palm Springs at the City’s much loved  “All American Fourth of July” Fireworks Spectacular, Pool Party and Power  Baseball Extravaganza on Monday, July 4. That’s right, to keep cool hop in the pool at Palm Springs Swim Center, 405 S. Pavilion Way. The pool party, featuring music, games and a large inflatable slide, starts at 2 p.m. until the fireworks conclude. Enjoy the fireworks show while relaxing in the pool! Admission is $2 for children and $6 for adults. Due to the fireworks fallout zone, parking for the pool party will be located in the parking lot off Ramon Road. Don’t feel like swimming, residents can also head over to Sunrise Park for a picnic and then over to adjacent Palm Springs Stadium, 1901 E. Baristo Road to watch the Power take on Southern Nevada at 6:05 p.m. followed by patriotic fireworks at 9:15 p.m. FREE admission for the fireworks show begins at 8 p.m. Everyone is invited to bring blankets and lawn chairs and sit on the field.

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July 4, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

City of Palm Desert Independence Day Celebration

Location: Palm Desert Civic Center Park

Event Type: Fireworks Celebration

Palm Desert will throw a party in honor of America’s birthday on Monday, July 4, with a free Independence Day celebration featuring live music, fireworks and more at Palm Desert Civic Center Park. The fun kicks off at 7:30pm with a performance by The Swing Cats Big Band, renowned for their performances at Disneyland and throughout Southern California. After the concert, the nighttime sky will light up at 9pm with a spectacular 20-minute-long fireworks display. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic dinners, blankets, and chairs to enjoy the show. Drinks and snacks will also be available for purchase at the park and at the neighboring Palm Desert Aquatic Center. For more information, please call 760-346-0611, ext. 416. 

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July 6, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 7 - July 8, 2016

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Poetry Fest"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Poetry/Literature

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/1036202126458467/

  The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "POETRY FEST" Thursday, July 7th and Friday, July 8th at their popup art space MAKE inside Westfield Palm Desert. "POETRY FEST" is presented by local poet/writer/artist Michelle Castillo, who has successfully hosted and built up "CONNECTED - a Community Open Mic Night" at The CVAS these past 2 years. The mission of this festival is to provide a platform for artists to verbally express themselves while keeping the DIY Art Scene alive by promoting poetry and performance at the same time. Interested in performing? Please contact Michelle Castillo at mcastillo7b@gmail.com.

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July 7, 2016
7:00 pm

Summer Film Series: Beau Travail

Location: Annenberg Theater

Event Type: Film

Event Web Site: https://www.psmuseum.org/annenberg-theater/film-screenings

The Annenberg Theater and Palm Springs International Film Society present Hot is Cool: Sizzling Summer Film Series. The Summer Film Series offers a new film each month from June to September. This month's feature film is Beau Travail: Claire Denis’ masterpiece Beau Travail observes the nuance of male competition through the arrival of a promising new recruit who inspires in senior French foreign legionnaire Galoup a competition so intense it is bound to destroy one of them.

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July 7, 2016
7:00 pm

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/1185037724875574/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE", our popup art space inside Westfield Palm Desert (lower level near Macy's). Summer Series will take place on Thursdays! Spend an evening celebrating your local scene. This week enjoy the indie rock vibes of The Brosquitos while you check out the community art show, craft stations, engage in art projects, pop-up shops and much more. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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July 8, 2016

Dive-In Movies at Wet 'n' Wild

Location: Wet 'n Wild Palm Springs

Event Type: Movie

Event Web Site: https://www.wetnwildpalmsprings.com/events/dive-in-movies/

Enjoy Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild on Friday nights in July. Come early, play during the day and stay late to enjoy your favorite film pool side. Dive in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild are FREE with park admission! This weeks featured film is Minions. The movies are intended to be family-friendly, but please use discretion. Movies will start after dusk and the park will be open with limited access until 10pm, weather permitting.

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July 8 - July 17, 2016

Footloose

Location: Palm Canyon Theatre

Event Type: Musical Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.palmcanyontheatre.org/show-photos

When Ren McCormack moves to a small town where the local government has banned dancing and rock music, he leads his classmates around the law and Reverend Shaw Moore to have a real senior prom. A new musical based on the Paramount Pictures film of the same name.

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July 8 - July 10, 2016

Joshua Tree International Improv/Comedy Festival

Location: Hi-Desert Cultural Center

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: http://jtimprovfestival.org/

The former “Coachella Valley Improv/Comedy Festival” has moved to a new home in the burgeoning art mecca of Joshua Tree for it's 2016 festival. The re-branded “Joshua Tree International Improv/Comedy Festival” is produced by the Hi-Desert Cultural Center, the region’s performing and visual arts center for more than 50 years, located just minutes from the entrance to Joshua Tree National Park. The new 2016 festival will be held July 8-10 and will feature an opening gala, comedy and improvisation workshops, and many live performances and appearances from revered household names and up-and-coming stars.

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July 8, 2016
8:00 pm

"Jo Jo" Jorge Falcon

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present “Jo Jo” Jorge Falcon, known as “El Comediante de las Mil Caras” (The Comedian of a Thousand Faces) on Friday, July 8, 2016. A legend in the Mexican entertainment community, Falcon has been winning audiences over for three decades. Instantly recognizable with his shock of wild hair and sly smile, Falcon rose to fame headlining comedy clubs and theaters. He also gained popularity on the Mexican talk show circuit where he continues to entertain audiences with his unique humor. On stage, Falcon connects with audiences through his funny and at times, bawdy interpretation of everyday mishaps and stories. Falcon has also appeared in movies and released numerous comedy albums, including the multi-volume El Super Show Comico con Clasificacion Z and Los Mejores 99 Chistes series. Don’t miss Falcon’s return to the Spotlight Showroom!

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July 9 - July 10, 2016

CVRep presents "Summer Staged Readings"

Location: The Atrium in Rancho Mirage

Event Type: Theater

Event Web Site: http://cvrep.org/cvrep-seeks-local-talent/

Join CVRep for an evening or afternoon of Staged Readings of three short one-act plays. The Duck Variations by David Mamet, Variations on the Death of Trotsky by David Ives, and Sure Thing by David Ives. All three plays are light comedies and have a related theme: “People talking to each other without really listening or caring about what the other person says!” Showtimes are Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 7pm and Sunday, July 10, 2016 at 2pm. 

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July 9 - July 10, 2016

7th Annual Lemon Lily Festival

Location: Idyllwild Nature Center

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://lemonlilyfestival.com/

This yearly festival celebrates the uniqueness and rarity of this special local wildflower which is a vital part of the ecosystem of the San Jacinto Mountains. The festival includes local arts & crafts, a Pioneer Town, educational exhibits, speakers, and a native plant sale. This year the Lemon Lily Festival will feature some special new events including a special star-gazing program and guided hikes to see the blooming Lemon Lillies. This festival is fun for all ages! 

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July 9, 2016
8:00 pm

Kesha

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Kesha has been on top of the music world since the release of her debut album Animal in 2010.  That year she was declared Billboard Magazine’s Hot 100 Artist and her smash debut single “TiK ToK” was named Billboard’s number one Hot 100 Song.  “TiK Tok” was also the most played song of 2010 and was the biggest-selling digital track in the world. Since first taking the music world by storm in 2010, Kesha has been one of the most successful artists on the Billboard music charts and she’s set to bring her long string of hits to the Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Saturday, July 9th, 2016.

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July 9, 2016
9:00 pm

Intocable

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Tejano/Norteño group Intocable has been winning fans over since the early '90s with songs that feature romantic lyrics, catchy hooks and polished harmonies. The group regularly plays on tour throughout the Western US, including Texas and Colorado, often performing for several uninterrupted hours and encouraging all ticket purchasers in attendance to find partners and dance throughout each concert. The band's most recent album, released in 2013, is titled "En Peligro De Extincion," and it joins an impressive back catalog. Intocable has nearly released one album per year since their founding in 1993. The band has enjoyed popularity via dozens of tracks that have reached the top ten on singles charts. In addition to their Grammy Awards, the group has been nominated at the Billboard Regional Mexican Awards and Latin Grammys ceremony. 

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July 10, 2016
2:00 pm

SundayCabaret Series presents Alison Freeman

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents ALISON FREEMAN in "With A Song In My Heart." Richard Rodgers and Lorenzo Hart - better known as simply "Rodgers And Hart", brought the World some of the most recognized songs of all time. From Stage to Screen, The Great American Songbook is filled will their Standards and recorded by some of the greatest singers of all time. Bryan Miller on piano. ​

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July 11, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 12, 2016
6:00 pm

Paint, Sip & Inspire

Location: Just Blow Drys

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://www.paintsipandinspire.com/events.html

Paint, Sip & Inspire brings the party to various locations around town, corporate events, or your living room for an unforgettable journey of fun, friends and laughter. Step-by-step, stroke by stroke instructions are given on how to complete your masterpiece all while eating and sipping your favorite food and drinks!! At the end of the event, you will take home the work of art you created. All needed painting supplies included!

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July 13, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 14, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/130495927355607/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE", our popup art space inside Westfield Palm Desert (lower level near Macy's). Spend an evening celebrating your local scene. This week enjoy the sultry acoustic vibes of Madison Ebersole while you check out the community art show, craft stations, engage in art projects, pop-up shops and much more. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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July 15, 2016

Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild

Location: Wet 'n Wild Palm Springs

Event Type: Movie

Event Web Site: https://www.wetnwildpalmsprings.com/events/dive-in-movies/

Enjoy Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild on Friday nights in July. Come early, play during the day and stay late to enjoy your favorite film pool side. Dive in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild are FREE with park admission! This weeks featured film is Hotel Transylvania 2. The movies are intended to be family-friendly, but please use discretion. Movies will start after dusk and the park will be open with limited access until 10pm, weather permitting.

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July 15 - July 17, 2016

Julie Garnye "Live at The Rep"

Location: The Atrium in Rancho Mirage

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://cvrep.org/summer-cabaret-series-2016/

CVRep Summer Cabaret Series presents Julie Garnye "Live at The Rep" with musical direction by Michael Sobie featuring songs from stage and screen with special guests. Julie Garnye will return to the CVRep stage following a dazzling performance in CVRep’s production of A Class Act. Julie is sure to delight audiences with her  charm and scintillating vocal style, as she performs a diverse selection of songs from Broadway to popular American classics. For show dates and times please visit CVRep's website http://cvrep.org/. 

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July 15, 2016
11:00 pm

Masters Of Puppets - Tribute to Metallica

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

For almost a decade, Masters of Puppets has been recognized as the Global Metallica tribute. Masters of Puppets has toured the world, performing at major festivals, headlining corporate events and performing at celebrity birthday parties. They are currently on tour with the Bob Hope USO, entertaining the United States Military and are proud to be the NUMBER ONE most requested tribute band by the U.S. Military. 

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July 16, 2016
5:00 pm

CONNECTED: A Community Open Mic presented by The Coachella Valley Art Scene

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Poetry/Literature

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/1758373767779430/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "CONNECTED" a Community Open Mic. Come express yourself and get to know other artists in your community. Share your poetry, music, or visual art with the rest of Coachella Valley at MAKE. Presented by desert writers, artists and musicians and hosted by artist, poet, teacher: Michelle Castillo. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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July 16, 2016
8:00 pm

Brian Regan

Location: Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/brian-regan

Brian Regan has set a comedic standard of excellence that others continually try to follow. He is the unique comedian whose material is relatable to generations of fans and revered by comedians as the best in the business. 

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July 16, 2016
8:30 pm

Night Adventures in the Monument

Location: National Monument Visitor Center

Event Type: Family Event

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

Come out for Night Adventures in the Monument. When it becomes full darkness, attendees will use black lights to seek out the various night creatures inhabiting our desert. Some creatures you might encounter are scorpions, tarantulas, lizards, geckos, spiders, owls, jackrabbits, snakes and maybe a coyote. This is a family event. Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. If you have a black light bring it along. If not, there will be a few to share. RSVP is required, call 760-862-9984 to secure your spot today! 

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July 17, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Earl Mitchell

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents EARL MITCHELL in  "It's All About You!" Celebrating many of the great Standards written about the attributes of relationships and love with YOU in the title, with Joel Baker on piano.

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July 18, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 20, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 21, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/1014361361965256/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE", our popup art space inside Westfield Palm Desert (lower level near Macy's). Summer Series will take place on Thursdays! Spend an evening celebrating your local scene. This week enjoy the amazing musical talents of Giselle Woo while you check out the community art show, craft stations, engage in art projects, pop-up shops and much more. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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July 22, 2016

Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild

Location: Wet 'n Wild Palm Springs

Event Type: Movie

Event Web Site: https://www.wetnwildpalmsprings.com/events/dive-in-movies/

Enjoy Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild on Friday nights in July. Come early, play during the day and stay late to enjoy your favorite film pool side. Dive in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild are FREE with park admission! This weeks featured film is Inside Out. The movies are intended to be family-friendly, but please use discretion. Movies will start after dusk and the park will be open with limited access until 10pm, weather permitting.

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July 22, 2016
8:00 pm

Maxwell with Special Guests

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present Grammy award-winning R&B singer Maxwell performing with special guests at the Spotlight Showroom on Friday, July 22. Maxwell redefined classic soul music in April of 1996 when he released his critically acclaimed debut ‘Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite.' To date, Maxwell has achieved 13 gold and platinum certifications from the RIAA. Maxwell’s highly anticipated new album ‘blackSUMMERS’night’ will be released July 1 (Columbia) and every ticket purchased online includes a CD of this new album. His new single “Lake By The Ocean" was just released on 4/8. Don’t miss the opportunity to see R&B legend, Maxwell, live at Spotlight 29 Casino!

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July 24, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Linden Waddell

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents  LINDEN WADDELL in  "Hello Again!  The Songs Of Allan Sherman."  Only attend if you are ready to laugh along with the zany parody lyrics in this nostalgic and upbeat Los Angeles hit, with  Marjorie Poe on the piano.

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July 25, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 27, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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July 28, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/278361649164378/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE", our popup art space inside Westfield Palm Desert (lower level near Macy's). Summer Series will take place on Thursdays! Spend an evening celebrating your local scene. This week enjoy the amazing musical talents of London & Joey Z while you check out the community art show, craft stations, engage in art projects, pop-up shops and much more. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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July 28, 2016
6:00 pm

Paint, Sip & Inspire

Location: Villagio Italian Kitchen

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://www.paintsipandinspire.com/events.html

Paint, Sip & Inspire brings the party to various locations around town, corporate events, or your living room for an unforgettable journey of fun, friends and laughter. Step-by-step, stroke by stroke instructions are given on how to complete your masterpiece all while eating and sipping your favorite food and drinks!! At the end of the event, you will take home the work of art you created. All needed painting supplies included!

Event Details »

July 29, 2016

Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild

Location: Wet 'n Wild Palm Springs

Event Type: Movie

Event Web Site: https://www.wetnwildpalmsprings.com/events/dive-in-movies/

Enjoy Dive-in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild on Friday nights in July. Come early, play during the day and stay late to enjoy your favorite film pool side. Dive in Movies at Wet 'n' Wild are FREE with park admission! This weeks featured film is Star Wars The Force Awakens. The movies are intended to be family-friendly, but please use discretion. Movies will start after dusk and the park will be open with limited access until 10pm, weather permitting.

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July 29, 2016
8:00 pm

Earth, Wind & Fire

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Earth, Wind & Fire has been one of the world's most reliably transcendent party bands for more than four decades. With a signature sound beyond categories and a groove as deep as the soul of the planet, Earth, Wind & Fire has proven - since it's inception - to be profoundly influential...musically, socially and spiritually. They are still going strong in their fifth decade by making music that spans the years, and they’re bringing their decades of timeless music to the Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Friday, July 29th.

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July 29, 2016
9:00 pm

Ben Folds

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter/producer Ben Folds first found mainstream success as the leader of the critically acclaimed Ben Folds Five. He has gone on to have a very successful solo career, recording multiple studio albums, a pair of records documenting his renowned live performances, a remix record, music for film and TV, as well as numerous collaborations with artists from Sara Bareilles to William Shatner. In 2013, he composed "Concerto for Piano and Orchestra" to critical acclaim. Since then, Ben has continued his global symphony performance quest, recently recording a new album that features the concerto along with a host of new songs that overlap pop and classical worlds with a fresh, exciting sound he has dubbed "chamber rock."

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July 31, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Jerome Elliott

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents JEROME ELLIOTT in "Greatest Hits, Vol. 1." The Palm Springs cabaret sensation performs selections from six of his witty shows including A Dry Heat, Crawling Back To Broadway and Bat Out Of Jersey, with Musical Director, Charlie Creasy.

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August 3, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 3, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 4, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE"

Location: Westfield Palm Desert

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/1782554228657008/

The Coachella Valley Art Scene presents "Summer Series at MAKE", our popup art space inside Westfield Palm Desert (lower level near Macy's). Summer Series will take place on Thursdays! Spend an evening celebrating your local scene. This week enjoy the amazing musical talents of Dreamers on the Astral Plane while you check out the community art show, craft stations, engage in art projects, pop-up shops and much more. This event is free and fun for all ages!

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August 4, 2016
7:00 pm

Summer Film Series: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Location: Annenberg Theater

Event Type: Film

Event Web Site: https://www.psmuseum.org/annenberg-theater/film-screenings

The Annenberg Theater and Palm Springs International Film Society present Hot is Cool: Sizzling Summer Film Series. The Summer Film Series offers a new film each month from June to September. This month's feature film is The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp, and Hugo Weaving star as two drag queens and a transsexual who take their show on the road through the Australian outback in a bus named Priscilla, in one of Australia’s most successful export films.

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August 5, 2016
8:00 pm

Banda El Recodo

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present one of Mexico’s most successful groups, Banda El Recodo, on Friday, August 5! Banda El Recodo has been performing a mixture of Latin dance tunes, Jazz, Swing, Classical and Pop for more than seven decades. The full ensemble of 17 musicians consists of clarinets, trumpets, trombones, alto horns, tambora, bass drum, a tarola, tuba and two singers. The Grammy Award winning group is not only ranked among the world’s longest running bands, but it’s also one of the most successful, selling over 20 million albums. They have toured the globe preforming not only in Mexico but also throughout the United States, Europe, Japan, Australia, North and South America. Don’t miss Banda El Recodo live at Spotlight 29 Casino!

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August 5, 2016
9:00 pm

Flogging Molly

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Founded in Los Angeles in 1997, Flogging Molly has always defied categorization. The infectious originality of their songs is a badge of honor and key to the band’s creativity, their urgency. They infuse punk rock with Celtic instruments—violin, mandolin and the accordion—and they merge blues progressions with grinding guitars and traditional Irish music.

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August 6, 2016
8:00 pm

UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro & Mickey

Location: Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: https://www.hotwatercasino.com/ub40

UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virture, all founding members of the original UB40, are reunited to give audiences an experience thats the closest thing to the sound of the hugely successful original line-up of UB40. 

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August 6, 2016
8:30 pm

Night Adventures in the Monument

Location: National Monument Visitor Center

Event Type: Family Event

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

Come out for Night Adventures in the Monument. When it becomes full darkness, attendees will use black lights to seek out the various night creatures inhabiting our desert. Some creatures you might encounter are scorpions, tarantulas, lizards, geckos, spiders, owls, jackrabbits, snakes and maybe a coyote. This is a family event. Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. If you have a black light bring it along. If not, there will be a few to share. RSVP is required, call 760-862-9984 to secure your spot today! 

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August 7, 2016
1:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Villagio Italian Kitchen

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 7, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Joanne Juliet Lapointe & Debi Wheeler-Ure

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents JOANNE JULIET LAPOINTE and DEBI WHEELER-URE in "The Divas Divine Go To The Movies." This musical romp explores the Oscar-winning, nominated and snubbed songs from the movies, with Rob Woyshner on piano.

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August 9, 2016
6:00 pm

Paint, Sip & Inspire

Location: Just Blow Drys

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://www.paintsipandinspire.com/events.html

Paint, Sip & Inspire brings the party to various locations around town, corporate events, or your living room for an unforgettable journey of fun, friends and laughter. Step-by-step, stroke by stroke instructions are given on how to complete your masterpiece all while eating and sipping your favorite food and drinks!! At the end of the event, you will take home the work of art you created. All needed painting supplies included!

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August 10, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 10, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 12 - August 14, 2016

Splash House

Location: Palm Springs

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://splashhouse.com/

Splash House is a Pool & Music Festival hosted across two venues in Palm Springs for one amazing weekend. With shuttles running non-stop, guests can hop freely between the poolside stages to catch their favorite acts. One General Admission Wristband is valid all weekend with access to all pools and shuttles in between. Don't forget to buy your tickets for After Hours at the Air Museum Friday and Saturday night for more music and fun. 

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August 12, 2016
8:00 pm

A Celebration of the Music Of Bob Marley

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to bring OneGunn, OneLove back to the Spotlight Showroom, celebrating the music of Bob Marley on Friday, August 12. Audiences rave about OneGunn, OneLove’s performance for the authentic and striking portrayal of the musical legend, Bob Marley. OneGunn, OneLove embodies the spirit of the man who brought Reggae to the world. Singing songs like “Buffalo, Soldier,” “One Love,” “Jammin,” “Three Little Birds,” and more, OneGunn, OneLove brings the legendary Bob Marley to life. Don’t miss this celebration of the king of reggae at Spotlight 29 Casino! 

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August 13, 2016
8:00 pm

Alejandra Guzmán A + No Poder

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Alejandra Guzmán is a musical icon in Mexico. Known as “La Reina del Rock” (The Queen of Rock), she has sold over 20 million records since her debut in 1989, has performed over 900 concerts, and has won a Latin Grammy Award for Best Rock Solo Album. La Guzmán is a legendary performer and she’s bringing her racy image, her infectious dancing, and her powerful voice to The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Saturday, August 13th.

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August 14, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Keisha D

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents KEISHA D in "At Home With Keisha D," a favorite performer of seasons past. This is your invitation to sit back, make yourself at home and enjoy some of your favorite songs. With special guests Tommy Dodson and daughter, Faith Ihem.

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August 17, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 17, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 19 - August 21, 2016

Idyllwild Arts presents Jazz in the Pines

Location: Idyllwild Arts Academy

Event Type: Festival

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

The Idyllwild Arts Foundation proudly presents the Annual Jazz in the Pines Festival, August 19, 20, and 21st, featuring over two dozen bands. This year’s festival line-up is better than ever, with something for everyone – from Charles McPherson’s rich musical style, rooted in blues and bebop, to Postmodern Jukebox’s Casey Abrams and Haley Reinhart. Attendees can also browse the Festival Marketplace for festival t-shirts, hats, and posters, and also for jewelry, pottery, and other crafts created by the Idyllwild area's many outstanding artists. For more information on the festival please visit their website at www.idyllwildjazz.com.

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August 19, 2016
9:00 pm

The Gipsy Kings Featuring Nicolas Reyes And Tonino Baliardo

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

It has been twenty-five years since the Gipsy Kings captured the world’s imagination with their self-titled debut album—a record that became a genuine phenomenon, certified gold and platinum around the globe, introducing millions of listeners to a unique, irresistible blend of traditional flamenco styles with Western pop and Latin rhythms. Since then, the band has toured virtually non-stop, to the farthest-flung corners of the planet, and sold almost twenty million albums, all the while retaining the same line-up of virtuoso musicians.

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August 20, 2016
8:00 pm

Los Tucanes de Tijuana

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present one of the most popular Norteño bands, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, on Saturday, August 20. Los Tucanes de Tijuana, considered to be the global ambassadors of Norteña music, is making a return visit to the Spotlight Showroom. The renowned Mexican band has enjoyed a successful career in both Mexico and the United States for almost 30 years. Mario Quintero Lara and a group of friends in Tijuana, Mexico started the group in 1987. Since then, they have been nominated for 12 Grammy’s (Latino and American), winning a Latin Grammy for Best Norteño Album in 2012. They have released over 30 albums, have sold over 13 million albums and have enjoyed more than 60 hit singles. Don’t miss Los Tucanes de Tijuana bring their fast paced, energizing show to Spotlight 29 Casino! 

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August 20, 2016
8:30 pm

Night Adventures in the Monument

Location: National Monument Visitor Center

Event Type: Family Event

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

Come out for Night Adventures in the Monument. When it becomes full darkness, attendees will use black lights to seek out the various night creatures inhabiting our desert. Some creatures you might encounter are scorpions, tarantulas, lizards, geckos, spiders, owls, jackrabbits, snakes and maybe a coyote. This is a family event. Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. If you have a black light bring it along. If not, there will be a few to share. RSVP is required, call 760-862-9984 to secure your spot today! 

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August 20, 2016
10:00 pm

Scott Stapp

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Driven by unbridled passions and haunted by ghosts that defy definition, the great rockers keep getting better, stronger, more determined to get it right. Proof of Life is proof that Scott Stapp is among the great rockers. It’s also proof that this time he’s gotten it right. The music—hard-edged, explosive, fiercely spontaneous and emotionally super-charged—frames the story of Stapp’s remarkable journey, beginning with his long relationship with Creed. 

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August 21, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Brad Seiple

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents BRAD SEIPLE in "Love Life." An eclectic mix of contemporary ballads, Broadway tunes, and Standards that explore the trials and tribulations of love from every point of view with Joel Baker as pianist.

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August 24, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 24, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: Morton's The Steakhouse

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 25 - August 28, 2016

Free Entrance Days at Joshua Tree National Park

Location: Joshua Tree National Park Visitors Center

Event Type: Free Event

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

National parks are America’s Best Idea, and there are more than 400 parks available to everyone, every day. The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite. Plan your visit to Joshua Tree National Park and enjoy the history and nature of the desert.  

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August 25, 2016
5:30 pm

Paint, Sip & Inspire

Location: Cambria

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: http://www.paintsipandinspire.com/events.html

Paint, Sip & Inspire brings the party to various locations around town, corporate events, or your living room for an unforgettable journey of fun, friends and laughter. Step-by-step, stroke by stroke instructions are given on how to complete your masterpiece all while eating and sipping your favorite food and drinks!! At the end of the event, you will take home the work of art you created. All needed painting supplies included!

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August 25, 2016
7:00 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Westin Desert Willow Villas

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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August 26 - August 28, 2016

Comic Con Palm Springs

Location: Renaissance Hotel Palm Springs

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://comicconpalmsprings.com/index.html

Come out for Comic Con Palm Springs and meet up with special guest Stan Lee! Festivities include exhibits, autograph/photo ops, celebrity booths and much more. 

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August 27, 2016
8:00 pm

Sammy Hagar & The Circle

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer SAMMY HAGAR and his supergroup, THE CIRCLE, featuring Michael Anthony, Jason Bonham and Vic Johnson will be performing a blowout concert on Saturday, August 27th at The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. Formed in 2014, the all-star group has thrilled both audiences and critics alike with their live concerts which see the foursome rip through a set list of 40 years of Hagar’s epic rock anthems including “Rock Candy,” “There's Only One Way To Rock,” “Finish What Ya Started,” “Right Now” and “I Can't Drive 55,” as well as some classic Led Zeppelin jams like “Whole Lotta Love,” “When the Levee Breaks” and “Moby Dick.”   

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August 28, 2016
2:00 pm

Sunday Cabaret Series presents Ron Cohn

Location: Arthur Newman Theatre

Event Type: Concert

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

Sunday Cabaret Series presents RON COHN in "Wheel Of Fortune." Cabaret stories and songs filled with mirth from Johnny Mercer, Cy Coleman, Mel Brooks, Peggy Lee, John Lennon, Kander & Ebb and more, with Denis Moreen on piano.

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August 31, 2016
6:30 pm

PaintNite

Location: The Grill at Marriott's Shadow Ridge

Event Type: Art

Event Web Site: https://www.paintnite.com/

Paint Nite invites you to break away from your typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation. In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a beverage, Paint Nite's artists guide you through the steps to create your own unique masterpiece. They provide everything you need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. Absolutely no painting experience is needed. Bring your friends!

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September 1, 2016
7:00 pm

Summer Film Series: Do The Right Thing

Location: Annenberg Theater

Event Type: Film

Event Web Site: https://www.psmuseum.org/annenberg-theater/film-screenings

The Annenberg Theater and Palm Springs International Film Society present Hot is Cool: Sizzling Summer Film Series. The Summer Film Series offers a new film each month from June to September. This month's feature film is Do The Right Thing: Inciting a public uproar when it was released, this film sees tensions rising with every degree in a black neighborhood of Brooklyn on the hottest day of the year. But whatever transpires, the ultimate intention is clear: HATE kills; LOVE heals—a message that bears repeating.

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September 2 - September 4, 2016

Palm Springs Women's Jazz Festival

Location: Annenberg Theater

Event Type: Festival

Event Web Site: http://pswomensjazzfestival.com/

The Palm Springs Women's Jazz Festival brings female jazz performers of the highest caliber to Palm Springs for a multi-day, multi-event jazz tour, attracting jazz lovers from all over to celebrate this incredible genre performed by an all-star line-up of female musicians.

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September 3, 2016
9:00 am

Free Guided Public Art Tour

Location: El Paseo Exhibition

Event Type: Art Tour

Event Web Site: http://palmdesertart.org

Take a free, guided walking tour of the public art collection as part of Palm Desert’s inspiring and fun filled weekend of art and culture on select Saturdays each month at 9 a.m. This month's tour is of the El Paseo Invitational Exhibition. Meet the docent at the northeast corner of El Paseo and Highway74. For more information visit www.palmdesertart.org or call 760-568-1441. 

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September 3, 2016
7:30 pm

Night Adventures in the Monument

Location: National Monument Visitor Center

Event Type: Family Event

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

Come out for Night Adventures in the Monument. When it becomes full darkness, attendees will use black lights to seek out the various night creatures inhabiting our desert. Some creatures you might encounter are scorpions, tarantulas, lizards, geckos, spiders, owls, jackrabbits, snakes and maybe a coyote. This is a family event. Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. If you have a black light bring it along. If not, there will be a few to share. RSVP is required, call 760-862-9984 to secure your spot today! 

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September 3, 2016
8:00 pm

Rodney Carrington

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Comedy

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present comedian Rodney Carrington live on the Spotlight Showroom stage on Saturday, September 3. Carrington is a multi-talented comedian, actor, singer and writer who recorded nine major record label comedy albums, which have sold millions of copies. He recently released three new albums on his brand new record label called Laughter’s Good Records. An album of new songs and material entitled Laughter’s Good debuted at #1 on the Overall Comedy Charts. The same week, the re-release of “Rodney Carrington Live, C’mon Laugh You Bastards” debuted at #2 on the Overall Comedy Charts. Carrington has been one of the top ten highest grossing touring comedians for the last ten years and among the top 4 or 5 the last several years. He is on track to be in the top 5 again in 2016 as he regularly performs to sold out crowds across the U.S. and Canada. Rodney Carrington is a show not-to-be-missed at Spotlight 29 Casino!  This show is for mature audiences only.  Must be 21+ to attend.

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September 10, 2016
8:00 pm

A Celebration of the Music of The Beatles

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present the LA Cast of Beatlemania celebrating the music of The Beatles on Saturday, September 10. The LA Cast of Beatlemania is a U.S. Beatles' tribute band formed in 1980. The LA Cast of Beatlemania is one of longest running Beatles' tribute band in the world. They recall the memories of that exciting era when the Fab Four ruled the world of rock 'n' roll, taking fans back in time, letting Beatles enthusiasts hear their favorite songs like "Penny Lane," "I Want to Hold Your Hand,” "All You Need is Love,” and more.  Don’t miss the chance to see the closest thing to seeing The Beatles perform live at Spotlight 29 Casino! 

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September 15 - September 18, 2016

Noises Off

Location: Palm Canyon Theatre

Event Type: Theater

Event Web Site: http://www.palmcanyontheatre.org/show-photos

Called the funniest farce ever written, Noises Off presents a manic menagerie as a cast of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing's On. Doors slamming, on and offstage intrigue, and an errant herring all figure in the plot of this hilarious and classically comic play.

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September 16, 2016
8:00 pm

Counting Crows & Rob Thomas

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Two of music’s most captivating live performers will unite for their first time touring together this summer.  Multi-platinum selling band Counting Crows and multiple Grammy Award winning singer and songwriter Rob Thomas announced a co-headlining tour that will blaze a trail this summer across North America with a stop at the Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.

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September 17, 2016
7:30 pm

Night Adventures in the Monument

Location: National Monument Visitor Center

Event Type: Family Event

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

Come out for Night Adventures in the Monument. When it becomes full darkness, attendees will use black lights to seek out the various night creatures inhabiting our desert. Some creatures you might encounter are scorpions, tarantulas, lizards, geckos, spiders, owls, jackrabbits, snakes and maybe a coyote. This is a family event. Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. If you have a black light bring it along. If not, there will be a few to share. RSVP is required, call 760-862-9984 to secure your spot today! 

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September 17, 2016
8:00 pm

Ramón Ayala

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to announce the return of norteño music legend Ramón Ayala y Sus Bravos del Norte con Su Mariachi Sonidos de Mi Tierra on Saturday, September 17! Ramón Ayala, known as “King of the Accordion,” is one of the most renowned and best-selling conjunto norteño Mexican musicians with an impressive career that spans nearly 40 years. Ramón Ayala y Sus Bravos Del Norte defined norteño music with signature songs and definitive instrumental melodies that have recognized them as one of the founders of modern norteño music. Ayala has recorded over 105 albums and received four Grammy Awards for his extraordinary music that tells tales of wronged lovers.

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September 17, 2016
8:00 pm

Julio Iglesias

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

Julio Iglesias has sold more than 300 million copies of the 80 albums he’s released worldwide, making him the best-selling Latin artist in history.  His star power is long-lasting and undeniable, and now he’s bringing his international tour to The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino September 17, 2016, previously scheduled for March 5, 2016.

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September 22 - September 25, 2016

Cinema Diverse

Location: Camelot Theatres

Event Type: Film Festival

Event Web Site: http://cinemadiverse.org/

Cinema Diverse, the Palm Springs Gay & Lesbian Film Festival is dedicated to presenting the best in LGBT Cinema.

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September 23 - September 25, 2016

Morongo Thunder & Lightning Pow Wow

Location: Morongo Casino

Event Type: Live Performance

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

The Morongo nation invites everyone to join in this celebration of Native American culture and heritage. Enjoy music, dance, food, Native vendors and more.

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September 23, 2016
8:00 pm

Chris Young

Location: Fantasy Springs Casino

Event Type: Concert

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

With five albums to his credit, Chris Young has amassed eight No. 1 singles, fourteen Gold/Platinum certifications and performed for audiences ranging from Good Morning America to Australia and Japan to Jimmy Kimmel Live. The RCA Records artist is a dynamic live performer who plays sold-out shows packed with hits, including chart toppers “Gettin’ You Home,” “Voices,” “Tomorrow,” “I’m Comin’ Over” and “Think Of You,” a duet with Cassadee Pope, Young’s latest No. 1 and fastest rising single of his career. Grammy® nominated country entertainer, Chris Young, whose recent CD I’m Comin’ Over topped the Billboard Top Country Albums charts, is set to hit the stage at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on September 23rd.

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September 23, 2016
8:00 pm

Squeeze

Location: Spotlight 29 Casino

Event Type: Concert

Event Web Site: http://www.spotlight29.com/concerts.html

Spotlight 29 Casino is proud to present the popular British band Squeeze on Friday, September 23. Squeeze are a British band, that came to prominence in the United Kingdom during the new wave period of the late ‘70s, and continued recording successfully in the ‘80s and ‘90s. They are known in the U.K. for their hit songs "Cool for Cats," "Up the Junction," "Tempted," "Labelled with Love," "Black Coffee in Bed," "Another Nail in My Heart," "Pulling Mussels (from the Shell)" and "Hourglass." In 2010, they released Spot the Difference, an album of newly recorded versions of older material. The band's first album of all-new material since 1998, Cradle to the Grave, was released just last year in October 2015. Don’t miss British sensation, Squeeze, at Spotlight 29 Casino! 

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September 24, 2016

Free Entrance Day at Joshua Tree National Park

Location: Joshua Tree National Park Visitors Center

Event Type: Free Event

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

National parks are America’s Best Idea, and there are 409 available to everyone, every day. The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite. Plan your visit to Joshua Tree National Park and enjoy the history and nature.  

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