A foodie fantasy awaits at Palm Desert Food & Wine, The Living Desert turns 50 with a big party, and Fashion Week El Paseo delivers nine nights of shows.
Two of the big draws of the year happen in February, Modernism Week and Tour de Palm Springs, while Rancho Mirage hosts its Wine and Food Festival.
Modernism Week tribute performer David Brighton, who will perform at the Feb. 13 opening party, reveals why he’s cha-cha-changed himself into David Bowie.
The 31st annual Palm Springs International Film Fest opens January followed by the new 4XFar Music and Adventure Festival at the Empire Polo Club.
In closing out 2019, the desert welcomes The Beach Boys, the Indio International Tamale Festival, and a New Year’s Eve celebration at The Living Desert.
November opens with Palm Springs Pride weekend, and just gets better with chow and suds at the Palm Springs Air Museum Props and Hops Craft Beer Festival.
October includes the Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade, a desert institution for 50+ years, while Modernism Week Fall Preview teases for February’s behemoth.
Lucky Callendar, owner of Babe’s Bar-B-Que & Brewery in Rancho Mirage, weighs in on a few topics, including tasting tips on beer.
When Zaddie Bunker turned 72, she earned herself a new nickname by breaking the sound barrier in an F-100 Super Sabre Air Force jet.
“Splash: The Art of the Swimming Pool” is a new art book that is more than a catalog of impressive swimming pools, including those in Palm Springs.