Since Palm Springs has the largest concentration of midcentury modern residential architecture in the world, It is no wonder residents and tourists alike flood the valley to get a look at some of the hidden (and not so hidden) gems.
Now in its 18th Season, Modernism Week’s annual 11-day festival will feature more than 350 events including the Palm Springs Modernism Show, tours of iconic homes in more than 30 neighborhoods, and the popular Signature Home Tour on both weekends. Also offered are architectural walking, biking and double-decker bus tours, and MUCH MUCH MORE!
Palm Springs AIr Museum
745 North Gene Autry Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Black tie / military uniform fundraising gala honoring heroes of aviation and military service. Includes hosted cocktails, appetizers, gourmet dinner, and fabulous entertainment, surrounded by vintage aircraft. Cocktails are in one hangar; dinner and program inside the Major General Miles Korea and Vietnam Hangar.
CATHEDRAL CITY LGBT DAYS
California's FIRST Pride of the Year!
The Annual Bed Race!, Events, screening under the stars of Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Remembering Leslie Jordan, Live performances by The Dreamboats and Palm Springs Gay Mens' Choir and SO MUCH MORE!!
Click the link below for a full guide to the weekend's activities!
Downtown Cathedral City
68718 E Palm Canyon
The Roost Foundation in association with The Roost Lounge and GED Magazine are proud to present NEST FEST 2023, with an amazing lineup of LGBTQ artists and fun and excitement all weekend long! Entertainment, dancing, fashion show and so much more!
Join us for a free and unique program at the Rancho Mirage Amphitheater that includes Live Operatic performances. The amphitheater has seating for approximately 1000. The audience is a diverse group of adult attendees who may be experiencing opera for the first time.
Come and join in the fun and learn about the art of opera.
SEATS ARE FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED - We recommend you arrive early!
Join us for the annual Lambda Legal in the Desert brunch at a private residence in the Palm Springs area. Guests will enjoy classic brunch fare and a hosted bar while hearing about Lambda Legal's litigation and public policy work from our featured speakers.
707 N. Palm Canyon Dr
4pm - 8pm
In celebration of the 95th annual Academy Awards, TRIO Restaurant in Palm Springs will host the eleventh annual “Hollywood’s Biggest Night” Oscar night party to benefit AAP-Food Samaritans at 4 pm on Sunday, March 12, 2023. It will include signature ‘orange carpet’ arrivals featuring a gaggle of ‘paparazzi’ and a special greeting from dynamic hostess and local celebrity, Bella da Ball. The Oscars® pre-show and awards presentations will be viewed on special screens throughout Trio’s bar and restaurant areas.
Variety - The Children's Charity of the Desert 5th Annual Golf Scramble
5th Annual Variety Golf Scramble March 13, 2023 This annual golf tournament brings the community together at Indian Wells Country Club to enjoy a round of golf in a picturesque setting for a fun afternoon while supporting and raising funds in support of the children of the Coachella Valley.
The biggest party in Palm Springs, “Red Dress/Dress Red,” is a night of community, fun, and fantasy where we dance the night away. The theme of “Red” guides our imagination as everyone comes dressed to impress. Imagine the best Halloween and Mardi Gras parties you’ve ever attended; combine them together beneath the spectacular mountains of the Coachella Valley, dress it all in red, and you have a sliver of the living fantasy that is Red Dress Dress Red… pssst, your ticket includes bites and drinks! Must be 21+ to attend.
A story of a booklet about life in Coachella Valley
The little booklet written for Coachella Valley Savings and Loan Association by Ralph Hancock in 1958 was aptly named “Desert Living.” It explored every aspect of life in the Coachella Valley in a most definitive and instructive manner. Ostensibly intended to introduce readers to desert living “at its best,” it promised “rent-sized payments can make your dream of owning a home in the desert come true.”