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Spring Concerts at the Palm Desert Civic Center Park!

Enjoy exciting performances under the stars Thursday nights in May with the return of Palm Desert’s free Spring Concerts in the Park. Concerts will take place at the Civic Center Park Amphitheater from 7:30 to 9 p.m. beginning May 7 with south

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SIMULATION SHOWS FALLOUT OF 7.7-MAGNITUDE QUAKE IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY

The massive devastation in Nepal has spiked many people’s fears about a similar disaster striking in earthquake-prone Southern California. CLICK TO WATCH SIMULATION CLICK TO WATCH SIMULATION The official death toll in Nepal soared past 4,000 and the damage was

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Budweiser Clydesdales returning to the Coachella Valley, your chance to catch them up close!

Budweiser Clydesdales making a visit to the Coachella Valley on April 22 from 2-4 p.m. Arriving in an eight horse hitch they will be harnessed and hitched to the red beer wagon on a.. http://happening.coachellavalley.com/budweiser_clydesdales More about Clydesdales: Clydesdale breed

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Charles Evered knows a thing or two about Characters and the Coachella Valley Life.

Bi-coastal award-winning playwright, director, screenwriter, and moviemaker Charles Evered knows a thing or two about Characters and the draw of the Coachella Valley Life. by Craige Campbell/CoachellaValley.com I think it was about a decade ago when I sat in Professor Charles

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BNP Paribas Open Tickets Continue To Rise With Serena Williams In Field

This year’s BNP Paribas Open March 9-22, has a little more excitement to it with the announcement in early February that Serena Williams would return to Indian Wells for the first time since 2001. The female superstar won the tournament

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Coachella Valley Daytrippen, six unique and artistic homes on tour, Morongo Basin

Amazing home tour will be held on Feb 15, 2015 from 12 noon to 5 pm The 11th Annual Parade of Homes is right around the corner!! This amazing home tour will be held on Feb 15, 2015 from 12

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Renewable Energy: The Worst of the worst: Bechtel’s Soda Mountain Solar Project

Renewable Energy:  The Worst of the worst: Bechtel’s Soda Mountain Solar Project Many recreational users who I know: off-roading enthusiasts, rock hounds, hunters, backpackers and hikers have watched as federal land policy has resulted in a renewable energy gold rush

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WHAT’S THE HECK IS GOING ON AT BOB HOPE AND HWY 111? NEW Coachella Valley STORES???

WHAT’S THE HECK IS GOING ON AT BOB HOPE AND HWY 111? NEW Coachella Valley  STORES??? Photos by CoachellaValley.com Demolishing of three buildings to make room for a new CVS drugstore with a drive-thru and an additional entrance from Highway 111

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Forget Punxsutawney Phil! California Has ‘Mojave Maxine’

Ground Hog Day has nothing on Mojave Maxine …SoCal students invited to guess when the desert tortoise will emerge.   The east coast has Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day to let them know when they can expect spring. California has

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The Top Super Bowl 2015 Commercials

The Super Bowl commercials of 2015 – Watch all the top ads here 1. Budweiser — ‘Lost Dog’ 2. BMW — ‘Newfangled Idea’ 3. Skittles — ‘Marshawn Lynch Press Conference” and “It Will be Settled’ 4. Skittles — ‘It Will

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What’s Happening Coachella Valley?

CoachellaValley.com team has been enjoying a torrent pace getting out in our amazing community connecting with people, sharing our mission and reporting our adventures. The Last 7 days The CoachellaValley.com team had a total of 6 photographers and 2 reporters dedicated to capturing

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Certified Farmers Markets to Open Monthly Evening Market in Palm Desert

Market to Run from 4pm to 8pm on First Wednesday of Every Month. Starting February 4th, 2015 (and continuing the first Wednesday of every month), Palm Desert’s popular mid-week Certified Farmers’ Market will take place from 4 p.m. to 8

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Humana Challenge, Coachella Valley, over $1,000,000 to the Winner

“Tuesday’s at the Humana Challenge are seemingly uneventful. But with over $1,000,000 going to the Winner that may be a bit misleading. by Roger Dibble Special to CoachellaValley.com The practice ranges and putting greens are where you will find most

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Humana Challenge Week 15′ is off to a fun, healthy start

Humana Well-Being Walk and Healthy Fun Fair held at La Quinta Civic Park, January 17, 2015 Humana Challenge week opened Saturday with a Well-Being Walk and Healthy Fun Fair that drew a huge crowd to the La Quinta (California) Civic

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Salvation Mountain – A Potential Environmental Nightmare Lying in Wait?

By Death Valley Jim For many years I have been asked, “Jim, have you been to Salvation Mountain?” Which I’ve quickly answered, “No, but it looks interesting. It just isn’t very high on my list of places that I want

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ROBERT DUVALL AND ALEJANDRO G. IÑÁRRITU TO BE HONORED AT THE 26th ANNUAL PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS GALA

ROBERT DUVALL AND ALEJANDRO G. IÑÁRRITU TO BE HONORED AT THE 26th ANNUAL PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS GALA The 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present Academy Award-winning actor Robert Duvall with the Icon Award

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DEATH VALLEY JIM; A TESTAMENT TO THE GOOD LIFE

Exploring the desert full time for the past 3 years, Death Valley Jim has found the time to write 8 books on his findings; adventuring at times for 2 weeks or more deep into places that most of us will

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Something stinks…it’s The Salton Sea

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Sometimes from my home  in Joshua Tree, I can smell the foul odor of decaying fish from the Salton Sea, forty-seven miles away, but that is on a rather rare occasion.  For years I have seen photographs of The Salton Sea, in

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Polo Fields sees 10,000 arrive for 2014 USA Field Hockey Festival Thanksgiving Weekend

The Coachella Valley Team selected to film and photograph 224 teams, including TeamUSA’s Men’s National Field Hockey team and over 10,000 athletes and attendees for the USA Field Hockey’s 2014 National Hockey Festival this past Thanksgiving weekend. USA Field Hockey’s 2014

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National Field Hockey Festival Comes to the Coachella Valley

National Field Hockey Festival Comes to the Coachella Valley After making breath-taking renovations to their grounds, the Empire Polo Club in Palm Springs, California will host the 2014 National Hockey Festival during Thanksgiving Holiday. The Empire Polo Club is excited

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