AMFM Fest: Day 4 Schedule

On the fest's final day, actor Viggo Mortensen is honored



The Tribesmen, who played at Tachevah in downtown Palm Springs back in April, will play at 9 p.m. Sunday (June 16) on the final day of AMFM Fest in Cathedral City.

Chris Cichocki

Actor Viggo Mortensen will be honored on the final day of the AMFM Fest in Cathedral City.

Mortensen will receive the Dennis Lee Hopper award between noon and 2 p.m. at the Mary Pickford Theater in Cathedral City. The award is named after the late actor, in part, because of his artistic versatility. Hopper was an accomplished painter and photographer beyond the acting talents which landed him roles in epic movies like "Easy Rider" and "Apocalypse Now".

The award, previously presented to actor Dean Stockwell and director Alex Cox, is given to an individual who works in several art mediums and has ties to Hopper. Mortensen, who is a photographer, painter and poet, also worked with Hopper in "The Indian Runner" (1991) and "Boiling Point" (1993).

The final day of music features The Tribesmen, who will be familiar to Coachella Valley fans who attended Tachevah back in April as part of the card headlined by Passion Pit. They will play at 9 p.m., and the rest of the lineup includes Felix Nobody, Notepad, Mack at 7 p.m., Tribe-O at 8 p.m. and Machin at 10 p.m.

Here is the rest of the Day 4 schedule:

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Industry "insider" panels featuring studio executives, producers, directors, music supervisors and members of the entertainment industry. The panels meet on the third floor of the Cathedral City Council Chambers, 68700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero.

Noon to 5 p.m.: Off site pool party with top DJs spinning their sets at Westin Mission Hills Rancho Mirage, 71333 Dinah Shore Drive.

2-7 p.m.: VIP artist lounge featuring DJ and acoustic sets from top artists from Los Angeles and the Coachella Valley. Limited open bar and food service for special guests at the Mary Pickford Theater, 36850 Pickfair St., in Cathedral City, second floor mezzanine.

6 p.m. to 2 a.m.: Live concerts with a beer and wine garden hosted by the Tilted Kilt in Cathedral City Town Square, 68701 Avenida Lalo Guerrero.

All day: Art exhibits at Incredible Artist, 35688 Cathedral Canyon Drive, featuring work from Craig Semetko, Kimberly Zsebe, Scott Christopher, Gordy Grundy, Chris Redman and more.

All day: Pet adoptions with the Palm Springs Animal Shelter at the Pickfair Promenade in Cathedral City.

Films begin at 10 a.m. and the last screens at 10:15 p.m. Visit the AMFM website for times and theater.

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