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The Cannabis Czar

Lori Ajax tackles the daunting task of regulating California’s legal cannabis market.

Sean Planck Arts & Entertainment

Lori Ajax, who was appointed to head the Bureau of Cannabis Control to oversee California’s legal cannabis market, comes to Palm Springs to speak at the Cannabis Film Fest and Summit.

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Party Offers Chance to “Meet The Galen”

Sixth annual event helps promote the distinctive art facility in Palm Desert.

Site Staff Arts & Entertainment

The Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, The Galen and Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden will host the sixth annual Meet The Galen from 6-8 p.m. April 12.

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Music and Magic in the Mojave

You ain’t lived till you’ve rocked, ribbed, and raged at Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace.

Maggie Downs Arts & Entertainment

Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace, a honky-tonk in the High Desert, is perched at the edge of a dusty town that was originally constructed to be an Old West movie set.

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Real Close — And Way Out

Ken Layne’s strange and wonderful Desert Oracle magazine and radio show lures 
followers into the deep, dark Mojave.

Steven Biller Arts & Entertainment

“Night has fallen on the American desert,” host Ken Layne says in his deep, hypnotic drawl. It’s 10 p.m. Friday night, and devoted listeners within range of KCDZ 107.7 FM in Joshua Tree tune in.

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State of the Art

The desert has long been a source of creative inspiration. these up-and-comers are 
leaving their mark on the local artistic landscape.

Steven Biller Arts & Entertainment, Watch & Listen – Fashion

The desert has long been a source of creative inspiration. These up-and-comer Coachella Valley artists are 
leaving their mark on the local artistic landscape.

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Beyond Coachella

It’s more than music: The special events outside the Empire Polo Grounds.

Michele McManmon Arts & Entertainment

Whether you have a pass to attend the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival or if you are not so fortunate, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the vibe at events outside the Empire Polo Grounds.

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Cannabis Culture Takes Root

The Palm Springs Cannabis Film Festival and Summit will help plant seeds in the desert for a widespread industry.

Sean Planck Arts & Entertainment

In recognition of the increasing impact of cannabis culture on the valley, the Palm Springs Cultural Center presents the Palm Springs Cannabis Film Festival and Summit, April 19–22.