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What’s Happening Coachella Valley? 50 Things to see and do this weekend in the Palm Springs Area

What’s Happening Coachella Valley? 50 Things to see and do this weekend in the Palm Springs Area

An Insider’s Guide to the People Places and Things Going on …

Got Plans? Check out these awesome events happening this week!


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Featured Events

BNP Paribas Tennis Tournament 3/22

Come Experience the BNP Paribas Open Tennis Tournament at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden Located in the Indian Wells Resort Area, a Desert Oasis Just Outsid…

Indian Wells Tennis Garden

Yoga on the Great Lawn 12:00pm 3/20

Yoga enthusiasts and beginners alike are invited to join instructor Kristin Olson at Sunnylands for Yoga on the Great Lawn. The classes cover basic yoga and …

Sunnylands Center & Gardens

Cruise Night on El Paseo 3:15pm 3/20

“Just Cruisin’ the Boulevard” Come On Down To El Paseo Boulevard Great Cars, Shops and Restaurants Fun For The Entire Family

The Gardens On El Paseo

College of the Desert Street Fair 7:00am 3/21

For over 30 years, the College Of The Desert Street Fair has been a popular weekend destination, where locals and visitors alike can spend their day with an …

College of the Desert

Palm Springs Open Air Market 9:00am 3/21

The Palm Springs Open Air Market is open every Saturday from November to April, except for November 22nd and February 21st for McCormick’s Car Auction. Vendo…

Spa Resort and Casino

Art Under the Umbrella 10:00am 3/21

Presenting a diverse collection of 80 talented artists exhibiting their original creations along Old Town La Quinta’s picturesque Main Street – lined with re…

Old Town La Quinta

Tai Chi on the Great Lawn 10:00am 3/21

Sunnylands invites the public to participate in Tai Chi sessions on the Great Lawn. All experience levels are welcomed. Participants are encouraged to dress …

Sunnylands Center & Gardens

Certified Farmers Market Palm Desert 8:00am 3/25

We bring local farmers and vendors together to showcase the fruits of their labor for you. A Certified Farmers Market is approved and certified by the Califo…

Certified Farmers Market Palm Desert

Weekly Italian-American Pasta Social 5:00pm 3/25

Put a little BadaBing!! into your Wednesday nights and join us for our regular weekly pasta social, which is always open to the public. Enjoy good Italian fo…

Dolly Sinatra Lodge (Sons of Italy in America)

Thursday Night VillageFest 6:00pm 3/26

Join thousands of visitors and locals in beautiful downtown Palm Springs this Thursday for the valley’s finest event. Every Thursday evening, Downtown Palm S…

Downtown Palm Springs

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1000 Things to See and Do in and throughout the Coachella Valley and Palm Springs Area!!

Trending Events

DHSNG Art Stroll 11:00am 3/21

The Desert Hot Springs Neighborhood Group is bringing a fun-filled event with over 20 local artists, food trucks, music from local band “Crocodile Rock” and …

Mission Lakes Shopping Plaza

The Outriders + Gene Evaro Jr. & The Family 9:00pm 3/21

Schmidy’s Tavern / Coachella Valley Weekly / Perpetual Productions & Promotions Presents: The Outriders w/ Special Guests: Ronnie King & Jimi “Fitz” Fitzgera…

Schmidy’s Tavern

Jewish Film Festival 3/24

Jewish Film Festival at Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs. 2 days. 8 films. Passes as low as $36 for all films. Platinum Passes with priority entry just $54…

Camelot Theatres

Meet painter Anton Pavlenko during Plein-Air Exhibition a… 12:00am 3/20

Meet artist Anton Pavlenko, at our Plein-Air show on display. Discover beautiful landscapes by Portland’s best: Thomas Kitts, Michael Orwick, Scott Gellatly…

Brian Marki Fine Art & Framing

Discover the Cahuilla, Presentation and Hike 9:00am 3/20

Join us at the beautiful Andreas Canyon in the Indian Canyons for a ranger-led hike and presentation about the culture and history of the Cahuilla Indians, w…

Meet at the toll gate to the Indian Canyons at 8:45AM at the end of South Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs.

Park After Dark – 21 and Over 6:30pm 3/20

Select Friday evenings, as listed 6:30pm-8:30pm Ever wonder what the animals are up to at The Living Desert when the people go home and the lights go out? Ea…

The Living Desert

The Death Valley Jim Radio Program 8:00am 3/21

The only radio program in the desert, about the desert!

KPTR 1450 AM

Artisans at the Pueblo 10:00am 3/22

Enjoy a day of fun every third Saturday of the month. Come meet (and shop) local artisans with handcrafted items such as jewelry, art, decor, and more.

Cabot’s Pueblo Museum

Concerts on the Green Brunch 11:30am 3/22

AJ’s on the Green hosts music and brunch every Sunday from 11:30 to 2:30 with some of the finest musicians in the valley! Jazz and oldies. Open to the public…

AJs on the Green & Splash Bar

Saddle Up Sundays @ Willie Boys Saloon & Dance Hall 5:00pm 3/22

It’s time to Saddle Up this Sunday and head on out to Willie Boys Saloon & Dance HallWe have FUN for the whole family !!!>> FREE Line Dance Lessons with Sand…

Dance Hall & Saloon

Communicating about Climate Change 2:00pm 3/24

As part of the Sunnylands Speaker Series, Dr. Jon Krosnick of Stanford University will discuss how language affects public thinking, especially on the topic …

Rancho Mirage Public Library

Easter photo sessions 11:00am 3/25

$50 easter photo session hosted by Mama B’s Childrens boutique and MKO Photography

Mama B’s Childrens Boutique

Boot Scootin’ Beginners – Free Dance Lessons! 5:00pm 3/25

BOOT SCOOTIN’ BEGINNER >> 5pm Early Bird All Request Dancing & Dine>> 6pm FREE Boot Scootin’ Beginner lessons by Sandy.>> 7pm All Request Dancing with Vj/Dj …

Cathedral Canyon Golf Club

Kat Anderson – “Tending the Wild” 6:30pm 3/25

Author and PhD Kat Anderson will give a lecture on native land management practices, native ecology and the history of Native American knowledge and use of n…

UCR Palm Desert Center

The Lost Abbey Tap Takeover 6:00pm 3/26

The facts: BURGER & BREW* $10 FLIGHT $14 Angel’s Share, Cuvee de Tomme, Carnevale & Red Poppy Ale TAP TAKEOVER TAPLIST The Lost Abbey Angel’s Share / …

Whole Foods Market

LIGHT ~ An Avant-Garde Culinary “RAVE” Dinner 7:00pm 3/20

LIGHT is the achievement of a dream from the team at PS UNDERGROUND. It is an avant-garde dining experience unlike any other. An evening designed to enlighte…

LIGHT in a secret dining venue that is i centrally located in the Coachella Valley. The address will be revealed to those who make a reservation. We keep it secret as we wouldn’t want the paparazzi to find out where you’ll be dining.

Improv Comedy Night 9:00pm 3/20

It’s most certainly a laughing matter and an absolute must on your to do list for the coming months. Fantasy Springs Resort Casino’s Improv Comedy series ope…

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

Cantina Patio Polo 3/21

Get up close to all of the polo action while dining on the patio of ROC’s Firehouse Grille at the Cantina. Matches feature play by play commentary as the thu…

Eldorado Polo Club

Fashion Week El Paseo 3/21

We are excited to announce that the 10th annual 2015 El Paseo Fashion week is almost here! The event will be held March 21st-28th in Palm Desert and sponsore…

Palm Desert, CA

Certified Farmers Market Palm Springs 8:00am 3/21

Local farmers and vendors get together to showcase the fruits of their labor. The CFM is a gathering place where the community can learn about the importance…

Camelot Theater

Certified Farmers Market Downtown Coachella 9:00am 3/21

Fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables are back to downtown Coachella. In addition to fresh produce, the Coachella Certified Farmers’ Market will feature…

Coachella City Hall

Thursday and Saturday Morning Hikes 9:00am 3/21

Randall Henderson trail is an easy to moderate, 2.5-3 mile loop. Elevation gain approximately 300 feet. See desert tortoise habitat and other wildlife, cactu…

Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center


Every Saturday & Sunday, Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club hosts $5 ENDLESS MIMOSAS alongside their stellar Brunch menu by Chef Ruben! Available 11AM-4PM | Ask …

Hacienda Cantina and Beach Club

Certified Farmers Market La Quinta 8:00am 3/22

Visit the Certified Farmers’ Market on Main Street in Old Town for the freshest produce, honey, nuts, cheese, cut flowers & plants, fresh-baked breads, live …

Old Town La Quinta

Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club CASCADE POOL PARTY – NO… 11:00am 3/22

Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club is a stylish and upscale one of a kind Palm Springs food, drink, entertainment and swimming venue. By day, Hacienda is a hip s…

Hacienda Cantina and Beach Club

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Popular Places

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Aboard the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, World’s Largest Rotating Tramcar, you will experience a breathtaking journey up the sheer cliffs of Chino Canyon. Beg…

Major AttractionsRecreation

Palm Springs International Film Society

The Palm Springs International Film Society strives for a world in which enlightenment, knowledge and tolerance prevail. We believe film as an art form has t…

Movie TheatreMajor AttractionsEntertainment Venues

College of the Desert Street Fair

For over 30 years, the College Of The Desert Street Fair has been a popular weekend destination, where locals and visitors alike can spend their day with an …

Major Attractions

Certified Farmers Market Palm Desert

We bring local farmers and vendors together to showcase the fruits of their labor for you. A Certified Farmers Market is approved and certified by the Califo…

Major AttractionsCommunity Centers

Empire Polo Club

Beautifully appointed 5,000 square-foot climate-controlled Pavilion in the center of a three-acre walled Rose Garden with lush lawns, flower gardens, fountai…

Wedding VenuesMajor AttractionsFood/DrinkEntertainment VenuesSports

Indian Wells Tennis Garden

Indian Wells Tennis Garden and the BNP Paribas Open announced Larry Ellison, co-founder and CEO of Oracle Corporation (pictured right), whom formed Tennis Ve…

Tennis ClubsMajor AttractionsEntertainment Venues

Palm Springs Art Museum

Located in the heart of downtown Palm Springs, the Palm Springs Art Museum features a sophisticated collection of art, loaned or donated by the area’s afflue…


Palm Springs Air Museum

The Palm Springs Air Museum is dedicated to the restoration, preservation and operation of America’s legendary fighters, bombers and trainers. It contains on…


Palm Springs Historical Society

Immerse Yourself In History.The Palm Springs Historical Society is a rich source for the study of Palm Springs history. The Museum’s collection of artifacts …


Annenberg Theater

Comedy, jazz, classical, dance – it’s all here at the Annenberg Theater! A little bit of traditional and a little bit of the avant-garde, with something for …

MuseumsLive Theater

The Living Desert

The Living Desert was established in 1970 by several trustees of the Palm Springs Desert Museum who foresaw the impact that resort development would have on …

MuseumsZooProgramming and Social Places

Agua Caliente Cultural Museum

Agua Caliente Cultural Museum is the first Native American museum to be part of the Smithsonian Institution Affiliations Program. This special relationship p…


Palm Desert Historical Society Museum

At the Historical Society of Palm Desert’s Museum, you’ll experience a fascinating collection of historical photos, newspaper and magazine archives, as well …


Coachella Valley History Museum

Coachella Valley History Museum is a historical campus which contains the 1926 adobe Smiley-Tyler House – housing our main exhibits – the historic 1909 Indio…


Sunnylands Center & Gardens

The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit operating entity governed by a nine-member Board of Trustees composed of t…


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