Editors' Picks: 10 Things to do This Week

Here are suggestions for Aug. 26 to Sept. 1



Backstreet Art District in Palm Springs offers art, music and wine Aug. 31 as six participating galleries present paintings, sculpture, home décor and more.

Courtesy of Backstreet Art District on Facebook

Every week, Palm Springs Life editors will put their heads together to create a list of 10 things to do during the week ahead including restaurant happenings. concerts, nightclub acts, special events and more.

There is plenty to do in the Greater Palm Springs area, and we want to make sure you know about it.

You can also keep tabs by accessing our online calendar.

Here's our picks for Aug. 26 through Sept. 1:

Monday, Aug. 26

• Figue Mediterranean's Taste of Spain Summer Culinary Tour

Tuesday, Aug. 27

Kevin Henry Entertains at The Nest in Indian Wells

Wednesday, Aug. 28

Italian Night at the POM Restaurant at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio

Thursday, Aug. 29

Free Summer Films Schedule at The Palm Springs Art Museum: Harvey (1950) starring Jimmy Stewart

Friday, Aug. 30

Ted Nugent Performs at The Show at The Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage

Journey Tribute Band - Journey Unauthorized at Spotlight 29 Casino in Coachella

Saturday, Aug. 31

Joey Covington Tribute Concert at The Hood in Palm Desert

Art Passport in the Backstreet Art District of Palm Springs

Sunday, Sept. 1

• Monty Python's Spamalot presented at Theatre 29 in Twentynine Palms

Meet Director Ron Frank of When Comedy Went to School for a Q&A after the film at Cinemas Palme d'Or in Palm Desert

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