festival of lights parade palm springs

Things to Do This Week, Dec. 2-9

The holiday season kicks into high gear with the Festival of Lights Parade in Palm Springs, the annual Indio International Tamale Festival, and modern dance company Nickerson-Rossi at CV Rep.

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The holiday season kicks into high gear with The Festival of Lights Parade in Palm Springs and the annual Indio International Tamale Festival.

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Things to Do This Week, Nov. 4-11

Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich opens the Palm Springs Speaks series, the inaugural Date Harvest Festival salutes a sweet fruit, and the Rancho Mirage Art Affaire combines art, music, and food.

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Hear economics guru Robert Reich, celebrate a sweet fruit at the Date Harvest Festival, and enjoy the trifecta of art, food, and music in Rancho Mirage.

palm springs triathlon

Things to Do This Week, Oct. 21-27

Several theatre openings take place, triathletes and runners take over the weekend, while chef Tanya Petrovna teaches attendees techniques for elevating fireside snacks in Joshua Tree.

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An active weekend ahead with a triathlon in La Quinta and the Palm Springs Tram Road Challenge, plus the signature LGBTQ benefit event – Center Stage.

modernism week fall preview

Things to Do This Week, Oct. 14-20

Modernism Week Fall Preview is no longer the baby version of the February behemoth, but offers a stalwart lineup of tours, parties, and specials. Learn the trails you can take your dog on a hike, and LOL with comedian Moargaret Cho.

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Modernism Week Fall Preview is no longer the baby of the February behemoth, learn the trails you can take your dog on a hike, and laugh with Margaret Cho.

joshua tree music festival

Things to Do This Week, Oct 7-13

The Joshua Tree Music Festival offers two stages of music plus yoga, healing workshops and more, while walkers take to the streets in Palm Desert to raise breast cancer awareness.

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The Joshua Tree Music Festival is a three-day gathering with music, yoga, and kids stuff, while Paint El Paseo Pink walks to raise breast cancer awareness.

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Things to Do This Week, Sept. 30-Oct. 6

Desert theatre scene begins in earnest, opening weekend of Highway 62 Open Studio Art Tours, and laugh out loud with Steve Martin and Martin Short.

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The desert theatre scene starts in earnest with Desert Theatreworks and “12 Angry Men”, while the Highway 62 Open Studio Art Tours gets underway.

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Things to Do This Week, Sept. 23-30

Morongo Thunder & Lightning Powwow offers a colorful festival of dance, Bhakti Fest celebrates yoga and meditation, while Cinema Diverse returns for a weekend of the best gay films.

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Morongo Thunder & Lightning Powwow offers a colorful festival of dance to lead this week’s things to do, while Bhakti Fest celebrates yoga and meditation.

steely dan

Things to Do This Week, Sept. 16-22

Cinema Diverse screens the latest offerings from LGBTQ filmmakers, check the star party at the Night Sky Festival, and see the latest line of BMW cars and bikes.

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Cinema Diverse screens the best offerings from LGBTQ filmmakers to top the Things to Do list in the desert, along with Night Sky Festival, and Steely Dan.