Events

The Falling Doves – Liverpool Legends Tour

The Falling Doves – Liverpool Legends Tour

By | March 22, 2017 at 8:17 am | No comments

  To what was once home to the legendary Beatles that influenced the world with their music, comes a new wave of musicians from the city of Liverpool that are ready to promote their message of love, peace and music. The Falling Doves are proud to bring these musicians...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 03/23 - 03/29 2017

A Stage Review of ‘Lost Cherry Cabaret’

A Stage Review of ‘Lost Cherry Cabaret’

By | March 22, 2017 at 7:50 am | No comments

By Dee Jae Cox SULTRY… SEXY…. SASSY…. Adjectives that inspire the senses and the imagination and most aptly give insight to the Lost Cherry Cabaret, a joint production venture between PS Underground, a secret members only supper club and Pete’s Hideaway/Wendy’s...

Posted in: Breaking the 4th Wall, Columns, Events, Week 03/23 - 03/29 2017

DESERT WRITERS EXPO CELEBRATES VALLEY AUTHORS

DESERT WRITERS EXPO CELEBRATES VALLEY AUTHORS

By | March 22, 2017 at 7:35 am | No comments

Palm Springs Writers Guild & Rancho Mirage Library Partner for Book Fair Highlighting Locally Written Works    On Thursday March 30th the Community Room at the Rancho Mirage Public Library will transform into a book fair featuring writers who live and work in the...

Posted in: Authors, Columns, Events, Week 03/23 - 03/29 2017

FASHION WEEK EL PASEO™ 2017 SCHEDULE

FASHION WEEK EL PASEO™ 2017 SCHEDULE

By | March 15, 2017 at 10:40 am | No comments

The 2017 schedule has been announced for the El Paseo Jewelers’ 12th annual Fashion Week El Paseo™, presented by Franklin Loan Center, taking place March 18-25, 2017 at The Gardens on El Paseo in Palm Desert, California.  This premier eight-day fashion and...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Fashion Week, Feature Stories, Week 03/16 - 03/22 2017

7th ANNUAL PALM DESERT FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL

7th ANNUAL PALM DESERT FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL

By | March 15, 2017 at 10:38 am | No comments

PRESENTED BY AGUA CALIENTE CASINO RESORT SPA RETURNS MARCH 24-26, 2017 The highly anticipated culinary event–taking place in the heart of the Coachella Valley–announces its star-studded 2017 chef lineup, including appearances by Gail Simmons, Tory McPhail, and Aarti...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/16 - 03/22 2017

TICKETS FOR POPULAR BREW AT THE ZOO AT THE LIVING DESERT ON SALE NOW

TICKETS FOR POPULAR BREW AT THE ZOO AT THE LIVING DESERT ON SALE NOW

By | March 15, 2017 at 10:13 am | No comments

Eighth Annual Event Features Unlimited Samples of Beer, Wine & Food Over 50 breweries and restaurants take over The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens on Saturday, April 1 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., for the eighth annual Brew at the Zoo presented by MacLean Capital Advisors....

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/16 - 03/22 2017

The Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament Raises $2,227,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® This Weekend – Exceeding $2 Million Goal

The Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament Raises $2,227,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® This Weekend – Exceeding $2 Million Goal

By | March 15, 2017 at 9:32 am | No comments

At a check presentation and awards ceremony on Sunday, March 12th at the Classic Club, it was announced that the 7th Annual Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament raised $2,227,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® – surpassing a $2 million goal set by its Coachella...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/16 - 03/22 2017

Zelda’s Nightclub Celebrates 40 Year Anniversary

Zelda’s Nightclub Celebrates 40 Year Anniversary

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:40 am | No comments

By Avery Wood Zelda’s Nightclub will be hosting its 40th anniversary party on Saturday, March 11 to celebrate being one of the longest-standing nightclubs in the Coachella Valley and according to owner Mike McCormick, “there is no doubt this is going to be the event of...

Posted in: Columns, Cover Stories, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

Inside the La Quinta Arts Festival

Inside the La Quinta Arts Festival

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:35 am | No comments

By Avery Wood The 35th annual La Quinta Arts Festival took place last weekend, March 2-5, 2017 at the La Quinta Civic Center Park. The festival showcases 220 artists, some local and some that traveled internationally to display their pieces. According to Kathleen Hughes,...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

Angel Light Academy’s 19th ANNUAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE MARCH 11 & 12

Angel Light Academy’s 19th ANNUAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE MARCH 11 & 12

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:32 am | No comments

Focuses on Important Topics for Valley Youth Including Suicide, Cyber Bullying, Meanness, College/Career Prep and More By Michelle McLaughlin Angel Light Academy’s  Annual Youth Leadership Conference has made a difference in the lives of thousands of area...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

The Beach Boys’ BRIAN WILSON Set To Play Fantasy Springs Casino

The Beach Boys’ BRIAN WILSON Set To Play Fantasy Springs Casino

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:30 am | No comments

By Rich Henrich Pet Sounds 50th Anniversary Tour comes to the desert on Saturday March 18th at The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino to celebrate one of the greatest albums ever made. Famed Beach Boy Brian Wilson, composed, arranged and produced this...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

Lynyrd Skynyrd Rocked the Show at Agua

Lynyrd Skynyrd Rocked the Show at Agua

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:20 am | No comments

By Craig Michaels It was just one month into their 2017 tour when Lynyrd Skynyrd brought their Southern Rock to the Show at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa. Upon entering their March 3rd concert, the first thing I noticed was the sprinkling of cowboy hats and baseball...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

UNTAMED: A Rock Opera from Kara Aubrey

UNTAMED: A Rock Opera from Kara Aubrey

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:19 am | No comments

7pm on Saturday March 18th @ Palm Desert Civic Center Park By Morgan James Although each person in this world walks his own path, we are not alone. So many of us share in similar experiences, good and bad, learning and growing into our own, along the way. Kara Aubrey has...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

Star-Studded Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament

Star-Studded Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament

By | March 1, 2017 at 9:31 am | No comments

Bringing 75 Celebrities, One-of-a-Kind Music Events and BMW Race to the Desert March 9-12  7th Annual Fundraising Weekend Raises Funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® The seventh annual Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament will return to the desert from March...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/02 - 03/08 2017

13th Annual Desert Smash – A Charity Celebrity Tennis Event

13th Annual Desert Smash – A Charity Celebrity Tennis Event

By | March 1, 2017 at 2:40 am | No comments

Jon Hamm Hosts Charity Tennis Event Featuring Top-Ranked Tennis Pros and Hollywood Celebrities Benefitting St Jude Children’s Research Hospital By Brittney Levine The Desert Smash is known for bringing together some of the biggest names in Hollywood with the...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/02 - 03/08 2017

NEXT DESERT ROOTS MUSIC HOUSE CONCERT ON MARCH 8 PRESENTS AUSTIN SINGER/SONGWRITER REBECCA LOEBE

NEXT DESERT ROOTS MUSIC HOUSE CONCERT ON MARCH 8 PRESENTS AUSTIN SINGER/SONGWRITER REBECCA LOEBE

By | March 1, 2017 at 2:35 am | No comments

Desert Roots’ House Concert Series Features Intimate Poolside Performances Desert Roots Music will present its next performance by singer Rebecca Loebe on Wednesday, March 8 at the historic, midcentury modern Desert Star resort in Palm Springs. Following five successful...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/02 - 03/08 2017

DESERT’S GOT TALENT AUDITIONS

DESERT’S GOT TALENT AUDITIONS

By | March 1, 2017 at 2:16 am | No comments

Boo2Bullying proudly presents the Desert’s first annual talent showcase “DESERT’S GOT TALENT” featuring the Desert’s breakout stars of tomorrow. DGT is a talent show that features singers, dancers, magicians, comedians, and other performers of all ages. Hosted by...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 03/02 - 03/08 2017

Follies Singers Debut at the Tram

Follies Singers Debut at the Tram

By | March 1, 2017 at 2:15 am | No comments

By Craig Michaels It’s been almost three long years now since the Fabulous Palm Springs Follies closed its doors at the Plaza Theater in downtown Palm Springs.  During its 23 seasons, the Follies described itself as a “Broadway-caliber celebration of the music,...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/02 - 03/08 2017

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE DESERT HOST 1ST ANNUAL DERBY DOWNS: A NIGHT AT THE RACES

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE DESERT HOST 1ST ANNUAL DERBY DOWNS: A NIGHT AT THE RACES

By | March 1, 2017 at 2:12 am | No comments

By Nyla Patzner         Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Desert will hold their 1st Annual “Derby Downs: A Night at the Races” Fundraiser at Toscana Country Club in Indian Wells. It will be a spirited evening of horse races, betting,...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/02 - 03/08 2017

Snoop Dogg to Headline the 6th Annual Rhythm, Wine & Brews Experience

Snoop Dogg to Headline the 6th Annual Rhythm, Wine & Brews Experience

By | February 22, 2017 at 12:06 pm | No comments

Along with Pepper and The Expendables Experience craft beer and wine tasting from a huge selection of vendors, colorful art installations and live music performed by five crowd-pleasing bands. The 6th Annual Rhythm, Wine & Brews Experience returns to Empire Polo Club’s...

Posted in: Columns, Cover Stories, Events, Feature Stories, Rhythm Wine & Brews, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

Hawaiian Reggae Rockers PEPPER Perform at RWB Experience

Hawaiian Reggae Rockers PEPPER Perform at RWB Experience

By | February 22, 2017 at 11:29 am | No comments

An Interview with drummer Yesod Williams And comments from Ronnie King By Noe Gutierrez On March 4, 2017 at Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California there will be a hip-hop and reggae spectacle to behold. The Rhythm Wine Brews Experience, presented by Empire Music Ventures,...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Rhythm Wine & Brews, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

Spankshaft Performing at this year’s Rhythm, Wine & Brews Experience

Spankshaft Performing at this year’s Rhythm, Wine & Brews Experience

By | February 22, 2017 at 11:19 am | No comments

By Morgan James Spankshaft has become a common name in the Coachella Valley and high desert music scenes over the last eight years. With a distinct ska horn section, compelling lyrics, and catchy musical hooks, the members of Spankshaft have mastered the art of songwriting....

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Rhythm Wine & Brews, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

21st Annual Greek Festival in Palm Desert

21st Annual Greek Festival in Palm Desert

By | February 22, 2017 at 1:48 am | No comments

Saint George Greek Orthodox Church has announced that their 2017 Greek Festival will take place on SATURDAY, FEB. 25 and SUNDAY, FEB. 26 on the church grounds at 74-109 Larrea Street in Palm Desert from 11 AM to 8 PM both days. “Our goal is to provide our festival guests...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

Much Anticipated Dance Festival Debuts in Palm Springs

Much Anticipated Dance Festival Debuts in Palm Springs

By | February 22, 2017 at 1:46 am | No comments

Developed by Michael Nickerson-Rossi, of Nickerson-Rossi Dance, and Darcy Carozza, of Astonish Events, LLC, the Palm Springs Dance Festival begins in full force on Thursday, March 2, 2017 and runs through Saturday, March 4, 2017.  The program is an outgrowth of a similar...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

Spectrum Indian Wells Contemporary Art Show Returns March 16–19, 2017

Spectrum Indian Wells Contemporary Art Show Returns March 16–19, 2017

By | February 22, 2017 at 1:38 am | No comments

Second annual four-day art event with cutting-edge artwork, entertainment, and special events Spectrum Indian Wells, with presenting sponsor UBS Financial Services, is a juried contemporary art show taking place in the heart of California’s Coachella Valley. The show will run...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

La Quinta Arts Festival Celebrates 35th Anniversary – March 2-5, 2017

La Quinta Arts Festival Celebrates 35th Anniversary – March 2-5, 2017

By | February 22, 2017 at 1:36 am | No comments

The 35th Anniversary of the award-winning La Quinta Arts Festival kicks off at the stunning La Quinta Civic Center Campus, Thursday through Sunday, March 2-5, 2017, 10am to 5pm each day.    You will be treated to the ultimate fine art and culture experience with 220...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

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