Events

The Annual Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival

The Annual Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival

By | February 15, 2017 at 4:05 pm | No comments

Announces a star-studded performer lineup for 2017 The Eli young Band will be performing at the Fair on Saturday, February 18th at 7:30 p.m. With three number one hits under their belt as well as a Grammy nomination and an Academy of Country Music Award for Song of the...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

3RD ANNUAL OSCAR PARTY ON EL PASEO

3RD ANNUAL OSCAR PARTY ON EL PASEO

By | February 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm | No comments

On Sunday, February 26th, the Shops on El Paseo will be hosting the 3rd Annual Oscar Party on El Paseo benefitting Palm Springs Women in Film and Television educational outreach programs and its Coachella Valley BookPALS program that extends to approximately 2,200 local students...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

The Warburton – Chairman Clarke Rheney Named “VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR”

The Warburton – Chairman Clarke Rheney Named “VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR”

By | February 15, 2017 at 3:37 am | No comments

Making it Rain for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital By Lisa Morgan Somewhere, working into the wee hours of the morning, a former Boy Scout and scratch golfer is returning emails, making contact with bighearted celebrities, and organizing the next meeting of his...

Posted in: Columns, Community, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

KCLB PRESENTS… LOCAL BAND NIGHT!

KCLB PRESENTS… LOCAL BAND NIGHT!

By | February 15, 2017 at 3:15 am | No comments

Desert Music Scene Gets Support From Local Radio By Esther Sanchez Pretty much any Coachella Valley resident who hasn’t been living under a rock for the past couple of decades can tell you that our beloved desert empire has become a virtual Mecca to artists of all types....

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Local Music Spotlight, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

ARIAL TRAMPWAY TO PRESENT DRG SUNDAYS

ARIAL TRAMPWAY TO PRESENT DRG SUNDAYS

By | February 15, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

DIVAS OF ROCK GLAM AT HARD ROCK HOTEL PALM SPRINGS BEGINNING SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH Arial Trampway Presents DRG Sundays at Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs. This concept is the brainchild of Alfie Pettit springing from his love of all things Rock and Glam. What better venue for...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

The Mary Pickford Theatre is D’Place Announces Two “Pickford Presents” Special Screenings with Live Q&A, Movie Events

The Mary Pickford Theatre is D’Place Announces Two “Pickford Presents” Special Screenings with Live Q&A, Movie Events

By | February 8, 2017 at 9:58 pm | No comments

Bestselling author and co-screenwriter and multi-Oscar-nominated film score composer to discuss their films. Continuing to build on the success of its recent “Pickford Presents” Live Q&A event with the star of the acclaimed Warren Betty film, “Rules Don’t...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Film, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Palm Springs Cruisin’ Association’s (PSCA) 15th Annual Dr. George Car Show

Palm Springs Cruisin’ Association’s (PSCA) 15th Annual Dr. George Car Show

By | February 8, 2017 at 9:57 pm | No comments

Saturday, February 11, 2017 By Chris Clemens Palm Springs Cruisin’ Association’s (PSCA) 15th Annual Dr. George Car Show takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday, February 11, 2017. This show is one of the largest one-day car events in...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

MOVIE MACABRE – Featuring William Friedkin’s Film ‘THE EXORCIST’ in 16mm Film

MOVIE MACABRE – Featuring William Friedkin’s Film ‘THE EXORCIST’ in 16mm Film

By | February 8, 2017 at 7:19 pm | No comments

WEDNESDAY FEBUARY 15TH, 2017 By Robyn Tanzer Palm Springs Vinyl Records and Collectibles and Demonic Pinfestation have teamed up to present MOVIE MACABRE, a once at month FREE movie night showcasing horror and cult classic pictures in vintage 16mm film format at Bart Lounge...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

COMEDY ICON DANA CARVEY IS COMING TO FANTASY SPRINGS

COMEDY ICON DANA CARVEY IS COMING TO FANTASY SPRINGS

By | February 8, 2017 at 7:13 pm | No comments

March 24th, 2017 Emmy Award-winner, Saturday Night Live alumni, and celebrated funny man Dana Carvey has been a part of the fabric of American comedy since the mid-80’s and now he’s set to have audiences roaring with laughter at The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Comic Con Palm Springs Returns to Palm Springs Convention Center

Comic Con Palm Springs Returns to Palm Springs Convention Center

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:50 pm | No comments

By Avery Wood The second annual Comic Con Palm Springs has been announced and will be occurring August 25-27, 2017 and according to creator Christopher Spellman, it is going to be bigger and better than last year’s already impressive event.   After the success of...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

GirlFriend Factor Presents 4th Annual “Club Cabana: Unleashed & Uncorked!”

GirlFriend Factor Presents 4th Annual “Club Cabana: Unleashed & Uncorked!”

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:45 pm | No comments

Includes Popular Auction of Prizes Created by “Cabana Boys” GirlFriend Factor, a local nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women reach their potential and achieve their goals through higher education and occupational training, will hold its annual “Club Cabana:...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Splash House Announces Dates + Venues and 2017 Advanced Sale

Splash House Announces Dates + Venues and 2017 Advanced Sale

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:41 pm | No comments

June 9-11 and August 11-13 Three Poolside Stages at the Renaissance, Riviera, and Saguaro Hotels After Hours Returns to the Palm Springs Air Museum Splash House returns to Palm Springs for its fifth year, June 9-11 and August 11-13. The 2017 season will be held at the...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Will Donato To Perform At WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S Coachella Valley 2017

Will Donato To Perform At WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S Coachella Valley 2017

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:41 pm | No comments

Saturday, Feb. 18, Palm Desert Civic Center Park By Pamela...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories

Annual Home Tour of Historic and Artists’ Homes in the Cathedral City Cove

Annual Home Tour of Historic and Artists’ Homes in the Cathedral City Cove

By | February 8, 2017 at 5:55 pm | No comments

By Simeon Den There is a lost history being uncovered of the artist’s colony in the Cathedral City Cove, where in the 1930’s through the early 60’s, a small group of nationally renowned painters, musicians, and writers came to live seasonally and permanently to make...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

City of Palm Desert Gets Hoppin’ with the Second Annual Swing ‘N Hops Street Party on El Paseo

City of Palm Desert Gets Hoppin’ with the Second Annual Swing ‘N Hops Street Party on El Paseo

By | February 2, 2017 at 5:00 am | No comments

By Chris Clemens Palm Desert kicks up its heels and swings into full gear again this February when the City presents the exciting second annual Swing N’ Hops Street Party – an outdoor extravaganza celebrating swing dance, craft beer, and live music in the heart of Palm...

Posted in: Columns, Cover Stories, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/02 - 02/08 2017

February is Black History Month in Palm Springs

February is Black History Month in Palm Springs

By | February 1, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

February is Black History Month in the City of Palm Springs and the entire community is invited to participate in a host of fun and educational events planned by the City’s Black History Month Committee. Here is a list of FREE events coming up: Black History Month Art...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/02 - 02/08 2017

BUILDERS EXPO & ART FAIR To Feature Live Music, Craft Beer & More!

BUILDERS EXPO & ART FAIR To Feature Live Music, Craft Beer & More!

By | February 1, 2017 at 3:00 am | No comments

 By Craig Michaels Mark your calendars! The first annual Priority Lighting Builders Expo and Art Fair is happening Wednesday Feb. 8, 2017 from 4­­-7p.m. at The Art Place in Palm Desert. This special event will kick off with a ribbon cutting by The Greater Coachella...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/02 - 02/08 2017

PAUL RODGERS SLATED TO ROCK FANTASY SPRINGS

PAUL RODGERS SLATED TO ROCK FANTASY SPRINGS

By | February 1, 2017 at 2:55 am | No comments

SATURDAY, MARCH 25 Musicians and critics all over the world have dubbed Paul Rodgers “The Voice”. He led the bands Bad Company, Free, and The Firm all to international success in addition to creating a successful solo career. He is undeniably one of music’s most...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/02 - 02/08 2017

Mondo Generator Performs at The Date Shed

Mondo Generator Performs at The Date Shed

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:44 pm | No comments

February 4 – Doors Open @ 8pm * 18 & over Presale $10.00 - with Throw the Goat, Doors to Nowhere and Instigator Mondo Generator: An interview with Nick Oliveri, Mike Pygmie and Jeff Bowman Mondo Generator was born out of the world famous Desert band Kyuss.  Nick...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Local Music Spotlight, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

3 Day Dance Festival Debuts in Palm Springs

3 Day Dance Festival Debuts in Palm Springs

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:10 pm | No comments

As an exciting outgrowth of the Nickerson-Rossi Dance program held at the Annenberg Theater in the spring of 2016, the Palm Springs Dance Festival will take dance programming to the next level in 2017 with 3 consecutive days of eclectic dance performance, education, and...

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Big Rock Pub and Indian Springs Golf Club to Host Rock the Ride

Big Rock Pub and Indian Springs Golf Club to Host Rock the Ride

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:05 pm | No comments

A Fundraiser for Desert Cancer Foundation The newest eatery in the Valley, Big Rock Pub, is opening their doors to host Rock the Ride, a kick-off party and fundraiser on Jan. 29 from 1 to 5 p.m.  This event is the official kick-off party for the Palm Springs Cruisin’...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

THE LIVING DESERT TO CELEBRATE FAIRYTALES & FROG DAY FEBRUARY 11

THE LIVING DESERT TO CELEBRATE FAIRYTALES & FROG DAY FEBRUARY 11

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:03 pm | No comments

Break out the crowns and tiaras, and dust of those magic wands, Fairytales & Frog Day is back at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens on Saturday, February 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It’s one of the most magical days of the year at The Living Desert, where children are...

Posted in: Columns, Events

Heritage Festival 2017

Heritage Festival 2017

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:02 pm | No comments

March 18 from 10:00am-4:00pm Take a step back in time! Come and experience the Heritage Festival, Saturday, March 18 on the grounds of the Coachella Valley History Museum in Old Town Indio. The Festival provides a unique opportunity to learn about the significant cultures that...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Hollywood Legend SOPHIA LOREN To Grace The Stage

Hollywood Legend SOPHIA LOREN To Grace The Stage

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:55 pm | No comments

At THE SHOW - February 12, 2017 The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa welcomes to the stage Sophia Loren, whom the American Film Institute calls one of the great legends of the golden age of Hollywood. In her only appearance in the Coachella Valley during the national...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

The Acclaimed Patricia Welch Takes the Stage

The Acclaimed Patricia Welch Takes the Stage

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:45 pm | No comments

At Frank’s Place at Indian Wells Resort Hotel By Michelle McLaughlin  Patricia Welch is performing through May at “Frank’s Place” located inside the Indian Wells Resort Hotel. As a unique dinner show venue, guests can enjoy cocktails, appetizers or full dinner...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Murkocet CD Release Party

Murkocet CD Release Party

By | January 18, 2017 at 7:56 pm | No comments

Presented by Mystic Avalanche Entertainment  Saturday, January 21 at The Hood Bar & Pizza Show starts at 9:00pm Free Show 21 & over By Tracy Dietlin This Saturday let the beatdown begin! Murkocet’s CD release party, for their highly anticipated debut album,...

Posted in: Columns, Cover Stories, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

THE RIVER’S MUSIC SHOWCASE Starts This Staurday

THE RIVER’S MUSIC SHOWCASE Starts This Staurday

By | January 18, 2017 at 12:50 pm | No comments

By Joe Enos The River in Rancho Mirage has announced the bands playing in its 2017 Music Showcase on six Saturdays beginning this weekend and continuing through April.  These evenings of live entertainment feature top local talent from the Coachella Valley and throughout...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

THE DINAH 2017 CELEBRATES WOMEN WHO HAVE SHATTERED THE GLASS CEILING

THE DINAH 2017 CELEBRATES WOMEN WHO HAVE SHATTERED THE GLASS CEILING

By | January 18, 2017 at 12:35 pm | No comments

BUILDING COMMUNITY AND BREAKING BARRIERS Heading straight toward the big three-oh, Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend (aka The Dinah) continues to make its presence felt across our country and around the world by raising the visibility of women in all facets of life, from artists,...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

CareerBuilder Challenge to Offer Saturday Concert Featuring Fitz and the Tantrums

CareerBuilder Challenge to Offer Saturday Concert Featuring Fitz and the Tantrums

By | January 18, 2017 at 12:25 pm | No comments

Popular indie-pop band will headline the event’s Golf and Guitars theme with a concert open to all ticketed spectators immediately after play January 21 on the Stadium Course at PGA WEST “It’s a Whole New Game,” and concert is just one of the many new additions to the...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH

PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH

By | January 18, 2017 at 12:22 pm | No comments

WITH INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION, LIVE MULTIMEDIA PERFORMANCE ‘Intertwining the Fabric of Generations’ On-View February 2-28 Palm Springs Art Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a new interactive exhibition titled Intertwining the Fabric of Generations, on-view in...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

The Unforgettable Hearts Awards

The Unforgettable Hearts Awards

By | January 18, 2017 at 12:22 pm | No comments

February 10th in Redlands, February 17th in Apple Valley, and February 24th in Indio The Unforgettable Hearts Awards, created by State Senator, Mike Morrell and Chaplain Tim Evans of The Unforgettables Foundation (TUF) 6 years ago, in Inland Empire, will take place in the High...

Posted in: Columns, Community, Events, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

Barry Minniefield, from “The Voice” Sings in the New Year at Art on Main Street!

Barry Minniefield, from “The Voice” Sings in the New Year at Art on Main Street!

By | January 18, 2017 at 12:20 pm | No comments

Premier Sponsor – City of La Quinta Saturday, January 21, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. “Barry, man, your soul was off the charts” –Christina Aguilera We are thrilled to announce that Barry Minniefield will be performing at Art on Main Street, a show which features...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

Diamond Anniversary of the DESERT WOMAN’S SHOW

Diamond Anniversary of the DESERT WOMAN’S SHOW

By | January 12, 2017 at 3:30 pm | No comments

The Desert Woman's Show is celebrating its fabulous diamond anniversary on January 14 & 15 at Agua Caliente Casino, Resort & Spa and promises to be bigger & better than ever. Every attendee will have the opportunity to win a 1.00 ct. round diamond from El Paseo...

Posted in: Columns, Cover Stories, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/12 - 01/18 2017

THE EL GATO CLASSIC LEGENDS WEEKEND RETURNS TO PALM SPRINGS January 13-17

THE EL GATO CLASSIC LEGENDS WEEKEND RETURNS TO PALM SPRINGS January 13-17

By | January 11, 2017 at 2:55 pm | No comments

The popular music, art, and skateboarding event plans even more exciting surprises for fans. The El Gato Classic Legends Weekend returns to Palm Springs for the third time, January 13 - 15, 2017. The wildly popular event brings together art, music, and skateboarding as a...

Posted in: Columns, El Gato Classic, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/12 - 01/18 2017

El Gato Classic: Eddie “El Gato” Elguera

El Gato Classic: Eddie “El Gato” Elguera

By | January 11, 2017 at 2:50 pm | No comments

By Gilbert Ward Kane CV Weekly:  You are a legend and innovator in vert.  What got you into skating? Eddie "El Gato" Elguera:  "I started back in 1970.  My brother used to surf.  When there were no waves, they would skate.  Back then they were...

Posted in: Columns, El Gato Classic, Events, Week 01/12 - 01/18 2017