Celebrates its 15th anniversary on Saturday, February 18th with a full day of shopping, fashion shows, health experts, guest speakers and charitable giving.
Presented by Desert Vein & Vascular Institute, this festive event features local fashion boutiques, skin care specialists, fitness and wellness experts and leading health care providers. The first 500 ladies to register online will receive their general admission ticket to the Desert Woman’s Show FREE courtesy of long-time sponsor Desert Care Network. Ladies can also purchase a combination ticket that includes the ever-popular Greater Palm Springs Food & Wine tasting area happening from 11 am to 3 pm.
If fashion and shopping is your passion, you are in luck! Directed by Stylist, Kim Richards, the Main Stage will offer 3 ‘shop local’ dynamic fashion shows. Styling the runway will be Grayse, Chrissy’s on El Paseo, City Lites, CoCo Rose, Gaby L’s, Lilly Pulitzer, True Self Care Boutique, Kyle & Shahida, Me & My Girls, J McLaughlin, and Chique and Unique Personal Fashion.
With a focus on healthy lifestyles, the Desert Woman’s Show has quickly become one of the valley’s largest and most popular events of the season. Special displays will include the new Agua Caliente, The Spa at Séc-he set to open in April, which will feature 22 private mineral baths, 15 treatment rooms, a cryotherapy chamber, two float pod suites and more. Additional wellness and beauty vendors include European Wax Centers, Club Pilates, Yoga Six, Cycle Bar, SkinLab by CSI, Newmark Beauty, Humineral, BodymetRX, Sleep Number and even learn about the crazed sport of pickleball by Pickled Bar.
Don’t miss these well attended eye-opening panel discussions: 11:30 am “Your Cannabis, Your Life” presented by The Lighthouse Dispensary. 1:30 pm “The Skinny on Trendy Weightloss” with Rachel Millard, director of the Center for Weight Management for Desert Care Network.
3:00 pm “How to Stay YOUNG As You Age” with author of It’s a No Grainer cookbook, Barbara Rogers, joined by family physician, Dr. Joseph Scherger.
If all that FUN is not enough, then head to the ever-popular Greater Palm Springs Food & Wine tasting area on the Classic Club driving range at the Desert Woman’s Show. This year you can indulge in over 25 sampling stations ranging from Spotlight 29’s new Malie Asian Kitchen, 29 Brews, Mastro’s, Wildest Restaurant, Daou Wines, Wally’s Desert Turtle, Stuft Pizza, Duckhorn Wines, The Cowboy Cantina, Maddelina Wines, The Real Italian Deli, Coachella Valley Brewery, Fresh Juice Bar, Coachella Valley Coffee and Springboard Wine Company to name just a few. Greater Palm Springs Food & Wine wristbands are $45 per person in advance and attendees must be 21 years of age or older to attend.
The Classic Club’s beautiful golf course will set the stage for the Desert Woman’s Shows 2nd annual charity tournament teeing off on Saturday morning, February 18th. Open to both women and men, the event will benefit The Unforgettables Foundation, dedicated to helping families after the loss of a child. Golfers will enjoy Clark’s Nutrition snacks, a lunch box sponsored by Jimmy Johns and Konnections, while Mercedes-Benz of Palm Springs offers the opportunity to win a new car in the Hole in One Contest. The fabulous day in the sun will conclude with a cocktail awards celebration and the golfers can shop and sip before the day is done.
“Charity is a part of who we are as a community”, says organizer Diana Marlo Noll. “We are pleased our golf tournament last year raised $28,000 for The Unforgettables Foundation and we are shooting even higher this year”.
Additional charities supported by the show this year include Loving All Animals, Animal Samaritans, Shay’s Warriors, Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine and Girl Scouts of America. Yes it’s time to buy those Girl Scout cookies!
The 15th annual Desert Woman’s Show opens for VIP guests on Saturday, February 18th at 9:30 am with general admission at 10:00 am and runs until 4:30 pm. This annual event is graciously sponsored by Desert Vein & Vascular Institute, Desert Care Network, Hightower Financial, The Lighthouse Dispensary, Clark’s Nutrition, Barbara Rogers, Spotlight 29 Casino, First Bank and Volvo Palm Springs. Our media partners include CBS Local 2, Desert Golf & Tennis Magazine, CV Weekly and Desert Health News.