April 1, 2014- Those Gershwin Boys Coachella Valley Symphony www.cvsymphony.com
(760) 360-2222

April 2, 2014- Fools Folley
A luncheon with a musical program of Broadway favorites
Benefiting Well in the Desert
Cost $95
(760) 327-8577
www.wellinthedesert.org

April 3, 2014 – Stroke Recovery Center of Palm Springs Spring Luncheon and Auxiliary Fashion Show
11am to 2 pm
Luncheon – $ 40 per person
(760) 323-7676 ext 12
www.strokerecoverycenter.org

April 3, 2014 Planned Parenthood’s Riverside County Inaugural Dinner Fundraiser
Benefiting Planned Parenthood
5:30 pm
Miramonte Resort and Spa
45000 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells
www.planned.org/rcdinner

April 4, 2014 – Desert Arc Golf Classic
Eagle Falls Golf Club at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
12:30 pm shotgun start
Entry fee for a foursome $ 1,000 or
$ 250.00 each player
84245 Indio Springs Drive
Indio

April 4, 2014 – Coldwell Banker Charity Golf Tournament
Benefiting the Wounded Warriors Project
$ 170 donation fee golfers
Indian Wells Country Club
Indian Wells
Patti Rollins
(760) 776-9898
Patti.rollins@camoves.com

April 4-6, 2014 – Indian Wells Arts Festival
Indian Wells Tennis Garden Indian Wells
(760) 346-0042
www.indianwellsartsfestival.com

April 5, 2014 – Celebrity Doodles
Benefiting Desert AIDS Project
(760) 323-2118
www.desertAIDSproject.org

April 5, 2014 – A Day of Hope
Benefiting Soroptimist House of Hope
11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
$ 35 includes luncheon
Skyborne Clubhouse
62313 Promenade Drive
Desert Hot Springs
(951) 849-9491
www.recoveryhouseofhope.org

April 6, 2014 Milauskas Eye Institute Golf Tournament Fundraiser
Benefiting Guide Dogs of the Desert
7am
Terra Lago Golf  Club
84000 Terra Lago Parkway
Indio
(760) 340-3937
www.gddca.org

April 6, 2014 – Palm Spring Opera Guild 15th Annual Opera in the Park Concert
Noon- 4:00 PM
Sunrise Park
Palm Springs
www.palmspringsoperaguild.org

April 8, 2014 – Thirst For Life
Benefiting desert AIDS Project
For more info (760) 992-0442
www.desertAIDSproject.org

April 9, 2014 Italian American Pasta Social Fundraiser
Benefiting Dolly Sinatra Lodge Sons of Italy
1700 Sahara Street
Palm Springs
(760) 416-3184
www.dollysinatralodgeosia.org

April 11-13, 2014 – April 18-20, 2014 – Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
81800 Ave 51
Indio
www.coachella.com

April 12, 2014 – Bowling for Seniors
Fundraiser benefiting Senior Advocates of the Desert
$ 30 per bowler
1-3 pm
Palm Springs Lanes
68051 Ramon Road
Cathedral City
(760) 202-1024

April 12, 2014 ACT for MS Beach Party Gala
Dinner and dancing at a “Beach Party” in memory of Annette Funicello
Entertainment by Dean Torrance of Jan & Dean and the Surf City Allstars
Tickets: $ 325
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa
44400 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells
(760) 773-9806
www.actforms.org

April 12, 2014 – 26th Annual Heart Ball
American Heart Association
American Stroke Association
6:30 – 11:00 PM
Miramonte Resort and Spa
Indian Wells
(760) 346-8109
Megan.bruskewicz@heart.org

April 12, 2014 – First Annual Vocation Boom Lunch
Guiding Men to the Priesthood
Guest of Honor – L.A Dodgers Great Tommy Lasorda
Reception – 11:30 AM
Luncheon – 12:00 pm
Renaissance Esmeralda
Indian Wells
$ 75.00
For tickets information call: (844) GO-PRIEST
(855) 467-7437

April 12, 2014 – Palm Springs Art Museum Presents “99 Bucks” Art Sale Fundraiser
Benefiting Museum’s Education Programs
4:30 PM
Riviera Resort
Palm Springs
(760) 322-4800
www.psmuseum.org

April 12 – Palm Desert High School Golf Tournament
Dinner and Fundraiser
1PM – Shotgun start
6:00 pm No host Cocktails
6:30 pm –Dinner
Desert Willow Golf Resort
38995 Desert Willow Drive
Palm Desert
(760) 687-2407
www.desertwillow.com

April 12, 2014 – The Desert Symphony 25th Anniversary Gala Fundraiser
Featuring Michael Bolton Concert
Gala Dinner – 3 restaurants
Dinner and Concert – $ 500.00
Concert only – $ 100-$ 250
McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring Drive
Palm Desert
(760) 779-1332

April 13, 2014 – Steinway Society Showcases the Three Chan Brothers
Coachella Valley Repertory
Atrium
69930 Highway 111 Suite 116
Rancho Mirage
(760) 341-4130
www.steinwayriverside.org

April 13, 2014- World Affairs Council of the Desert Speaker Series “Indian Ocean & South China Sea” Peter Chalk, Rand
Membership prices $90- $500
(760) 322-7711
worldaffairs3@msn.com
www.worldaffairsdesert.org

April 13, 2014- Opera Under the Stars
6:30 to 9 pm
$ 125 – Reception, dinner and show
Rose Lawn at Renaissance Esmeralda Resort
Indian Wells
(760) 323-8353
www.operaartspalmsprings.org

April 14, 2014- The 2014 Jazz Supper Club Series
Amanda King and Trio
5:30 pm
Vicky’s of Santa Fe in Indian Wells
Benefiting The American Jazz Institute
$75 includes tax, tip, dinner, show
(760) 345-9770

April 16, 2014 – Old Hollywood Fashion Show and Luncheon
Fundraiser benefiting Operation School Bell program by Assistance League of Palm Springs Desert Area.
Program that clothes children in need in the Coachella valley
11-2 PM
Entertainment by Frank DiSalvo
Indian Wells Resort Hotel
76661 Highway 111
Indian Wells
(949) 677-9162

April 16, 2014 Coachella Valley Hiking Club
(760) 770-2800
www.ckhinkingclub.net

April 17, 2014 – Spring Celebration Event
Friends of the Boys & Girls Club of Coachella Valley
Honoring 2014-2015 Scholarship Recipients
5-7 PM
$ 50.00 per person
Wine & Hors d’oeuvres at Casa de Leon
Home of Maureen Liberman & Richard Higgs
La Quinta Country Club Golf Estates
La Quinta

April 17-19, 2014 – 16th Annual Open Call Talent Competition
7:00 PM Thurs – Friday
2PM and 7 PM – Sat
$ 10-55.00
McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring
Palm Desert
(760) 340-2787
www.mccallumtheatre.com

April 18, 2014 – The Colors of My Life
Tolerance Education Center
4:00 PM
35147 Landy Lane
Rancho Mirage
(760) 328-8252
Contact: Talia Lizemar-Hawley
thawley@tolarenceeducationcenter.com

April 18, 2014 – AFP Desert Communities Luncheon and Presentation
11:30 – Noon – Networking
Noon – 1:30 PM – Luncheon and Presentation
Agua Caliente Casino
32-250 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage

April 19, 2014 Boys & Girls Club of Coachella Valley
Annual Easter Hunt

10am – 2pm – Free
Boys & Girls Club of Coachella Valley
11750 Cholla Dr Suite 13
Desert Hot Springs
(760) 329-8800

April 19, 2014- Coachella Valley Repertory Presents
“Franking & Johnny in the Clair de Lune”
7:30 Wed – Sat
2:00 PM Sun
C.V. Repertory at The Atrium
69930 Highway 111 Suite 116
Rancho Mirage, CA
www.cvrep.org

April 19, 2014 Project PTSD Creative Writing Therapy Program
And Fundraiser

4:00 pm – 7:00 PM
American Legion Post 519
400 N. Belardo Road
Palm Springs
(760) 325-6229
www.projectptsd.org

April 19, 2014 – Concert Series at The Gardens on El Paseo
5:l5 PM Hosted by Fitz
Entertainment: Organic Sol benefiting United Cerebral Palsy
Palm Desert
73545 El Paseo
Palm Desert

April 20, 2014 – 19th Annual Pegasus Easter Brunch Fundraiser
11:00 am
Silent and live auction
Bellatrix Classic Club
Located at Classic Club
Palm Desert
(760) 636-9400
www.pegasusridingacademy.org

April 21, 2014 – Pete Carlson’s 4th Annul Golf & Tennis Charity Golf Tournament
Registration – 9:00 am
11:30 AM
Palm Valley Country Club in Palm Desert
Contact: Edna Carlson (760) 409-5602
edna@petecarlsonsgolf.com

April 21, 2014 – McCallum Theatre Muses-Patroness
Circle Silver Hosted by Harold Matzner and R.D.Hubbard
Big Horn Country Club
Palm Desert
Contact: Judy Pofski Cohen (760) 346-6505

April 23, 2014 Michael Childers Presents One Night Only
Jewish Family Service of the Desert
6:00 PM
General admission tickets on sale in January for just the show.
McCallum Theatre
Palm Desert
(760) 325-4088
www.jfsdesert.org

April 24, 2014 – Dining Out for Life
Benefiting Desert AIDS Project
Join Dining Out for Life and help fight AIDS. Dine out with family and friends at your favorite restaurant and they will donate a generous percentage of your bill to fight HIV & AIDS. Find participating restaurants near you:

http://www.diningoutforlife.com/palmsprings/restaurants

www.desertAIDSproject.org

April 25, 2014 – AFP Desert Community Luncheon
Planned Giving Sponsored by First Foundation Bank
Agua Caliente Resort Casino
Rancho Mirage

April 26, 2014 – Live! Love! Dance! Fundraiser
benefiting Desert Youth Ballet

5pm Desert Youth Ballet
71711 San Jacinto Drive
Rancho Mirage
(760) 341-0122
www.desertyouthballet.org

April 26-27, 2014 Palm Springs Gay Mens Chorus
Optimistic Voices with full orchestra and soloists
Palm Springs High School
2401 East Baristo Road
Palm Springs
Tickets: $ 25 – $ 50
(760) 219-2077
www.psgmc.com

April 28, 2014 – 15th Annual Golf Classic CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Golf Tournament
To raise money to support student scholarships and campus development programs.
Stone Eagle Golf Club
Palm Desert

May 2, 2014 – The Ophelia Project Coachella Valley
Reception - 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Luncheon – 11:45 am – 2:00 PM
Speaker: Susan Wellman, Founder of the National Ophelia Project
Miramonte Resort
45000 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells
(760) 776-1600
www.jfkfoundation.org

May 2 – 3, 2014 – 21st Annual Palm Springs Celebrity Golf Classic
The Celebrity Martini T-Off Pool Party and Silent and Live auction
5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Riviera Palm Springs
1600 N. Indian Dr
Palm Springs

May 3, 2014 – Golf Tournament and Awards Party
7:00 am – 7:00pm
Desert Dunes Golf course
19300 Palm Drive
Desert Hot Springs
Tony Aguilar (760) 567-9958
www.palmspringscelebritygolf.org

May 3, 2014 – Evening Under the Stars
Benefiting AIDS Assistance Program
O’Donnell Golf Club
Palm Springs
Cocktails 5:30 pm
Dinner 7:30 pm
aidsassistance.org
(760) 325-8481

May 3, 2014  -  Brew At the Zoo
6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Living Desert
47900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert
(760) 346-5694
www.livingdesert.org

May 3, 2014 – Christopher’s Clubhouse 5th Annual Light of Hope Awards Gala
6:00 pm
Silent Auction, dinner, show and awards
$ 100 per person/ $ 175 per couple
Agua Caliente Resort Casino
Rancho Mirage
www.christophersclubhouse.org
(760) 989-2182

May 4, 2014- World Affairs Council of the Desert Speaker Series “Brazil: Energy Giant of the Future” Ambassador Bruno De Risos Bath, Ambassador of  Brazil, Los Angeles
Membership prices $90- $500
(760) 322-7711
worldaffairs3@msn.com
www.worldaffairsdesert.org

May 6, 2014 – Mizell Senior Center Hoedown
Benefit Valley Wide Meals on Wheels slated to deliver 120,000 meals
to homebound seniors this year.
Old Fashioned BBQ, Country Western Dancing, Range Riders Band
Ticket – $ 75.00
Historic Los Compadres Stables
1849 S. El Cielo Road
Palm Springs
(760) 323-5689 x 108
www.mizell.org

May 8, 2014 – Indio Chamber of Commerce 26th Annual Golf Tournament & Fundraiser
The Golf Club at Terra Largo
Reggie Smith, Former Major League Baseball player of the Los Angeles Dodgers will be tournament host
The Golf Club at Terra Lago
84-000 Terra Lago Parkway
Indio
www.indiochamber.org

May 9, 2014 Coachella Valley Symphony Season Finale & Gala Evening
Dr. Lisa Lindsey Performing Opera and Pop World Selections
McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring Drive
Palm Desert
Contact: Cynthia Buckner
(760) 360-2222
coachellavalleysymphony@hotmail.com
www.cysymphony.com

May 11, 2014 – Desert Drag Race!
A So-Cal Lip Sync Competition benefiting Desert AIDS Project
Renaissance Hotel
(760) 922-0440
www.desertAIDSproject.org

May 13, 2014 – The Legendary Annual Advertising Auction
4 pm – $ 25 for members and nonmembers
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa
Rancho Mirage
Stephanie Greene (760) 773-1707
Stephanie@FGCreative.com

May 14, 2014 – Steinway Festival Piano Competition
7:00 PM
Benefiting Steinway Society of Riverside
Rancho Mirage Public Library
71100 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage
(760) 341-4130
www.steingwayriverside.org

May 16, 2014 – AFP Desert Community Luncheon
Volunteerism
11:30 – Noon – Networking
Noon 1:20 PM – Luncheon and Presentation
Agua Caliente Resort Casino
32-250 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage

May 16, 2014 – United Way of the Desert 24th Annual VIP Gala
5:30 PM
The first public event of 2014
The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage
68900 Frank Sinatra Drive
Rancho Mirage
Call for Tickets (760) 323-2731

May 17, 2014 – Rattler Golf Scramble Fundraiser
Benefiting Rancho Mirage High School Rattler Football and Golf teams
Westin Mission Hills Resort North
70705 Ramon Road
Rancho Mirage
(760) 668-9925

May 17, 2014 - Palm Springs Gay Mens’ Chorus
Featuring Leslie Jordan with the Palm Springs Premiere of “Show Pony”
6:30 PM
Hard Rock Hotel
150 South Indian Canyon
Palm Springs
Tickets: $ 20-$ 85.0o
(760) 219-2077
www.psgmc.com

May 22, 2014 – Harvey Milk Diversity Coachella Valley
Keynote Speaker Kate Kendell, National Center for Lesbian Rights and the Harvey B. Milk Leadership Award to be given to Elle K.
9:30-11:00am
Hilton Palm Springs
400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
Ticket: $35
760-416-8711
www.pspride.org

May 30- June 8, 2014 – Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week
www.palmspringsrestaurantweek.com

June 20, 2014 – AFP Desert Communities Luncheon and Presentation
11:30 – Noon – Networking
Noon – 1:30 PM – Luncheon and Presentation
Agua Caliente Casino
32-250 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage

August 2-3, 2014 Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus
“It’s Two Darn Hot”
August 2nd – 8:00 PM
August 3rd – 3:00 PM
Temple Isiah
332 West Alejo Road
Palm Springs
(760) 219-2077
www.psgmc.com

August 16-17, 2014 – Idyllwild Jazz in the Pines
Festival of over 25 bands on 3 stages in the beautiful village of Idyllwild
10:00 am – 5:30 both days
Campus of Idyllwild Arts
52500 Temecula Drive
Idyllwild
Tickets: $ 55.00 early bird – $ 65 day of festival
www.idyllwildjazz.com

October 18, 2014 – Palm Springs Desert AIDS Walk
Ruth Hardy Park
Palm Springs
www.desertAIDSproject.org

November 12, 2014 – National Philanthropy Day Desert Communities Chapter 8th Annual Awards Luncheon
Agua Caliente Resort Casino
11:30 AM
32-250 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage

November 15, 2014 – The Fourth Annual Dancing with the Stars
Palm Springs Convention Center
Cocktails: 6 PM
Show 7:30 PM
(760) 969-5743
www.desertAIDSproject.org