September 23, 2014 – Gilda’s Club Cancer Talk
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM – Free
Gilda’s Club Desert Cities
73555 Alessandro Drive
Palm Desert
(760) 770-5678
www.gildasclubdesertcities.org

September 28, 2014 Color Me Runner, 5 K
Benefitting The Well in the Desert
8:00 am – ll:00 am
Eagle Falls Golf Resort
Fantasy Springs Casino Resort
Indio
(760) 238-5633
www.colormerunner.com

October 2, 2014 Business Expo
4:00 pm – 7:30PM – $ 5.00
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
84245 Indio Springs Parkway
Indio
(760) 346-6111
www.pdaccorg

October 3, 2014 – Fight Like A Girl
Expo, Symposium and Fashion Show to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Awareness for Charity Godmothers support of Palm Springs spokesmodels and cancer awareness. Includes dinner, Fashion Show, Shopping Expo and Doctor Panel featuring Dr. Andrew Ordon and Dr. Ritu Chopra.
5pm to 9pm
Tickets are $ 75
VIP Tickets that include premium Fashion Show $ 100
Riviera Resort and Spa
1600 N. Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
Contact: Caroldean Ross
(760) 898-1449
caroldean@charitygodmother.org
www.charitygoldmother.org

October 3, 2024 – Desert Art Center 65th Season Opening Show Reception and High School Art Scholarship Fundraiser
100 local artists are represented
6:00 – 8:00 pm Free
550 North Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
(760) 323-7973
www.desertartcenter.org

October 3-19, 2014 – American Craft Week
Celebration of craft and creativity!
Various Locations in LaQuinta
www.lqaf.com
(760) 564-1244

October 4-5, 2014 The American Cancer Society 16th Palm Desert Relay For Life
Palm Desert High School
9:00 am
Contact: Dorlaine Stanley (760) 329-8468
www.relayforlife.org/palmdesertca

October 5, 2014 – Under & Out 3:  Chelsea Lane Bodywear Presents Charity Fashion Show
3pm – 6 pm
Fashion Show stars at 4pm
The Saguaro
1800 E. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
Free Admission
Food & Drink available for purchase
$ 250 VIP Tables
Presented by Chelsea Lane Bodywear and Destination PSP in conjunction with The Saguaro. The event is a benefit for Desert AIDS Project.
For more information, call (760) 278-1278

October 6, 2014 –  14th Annual Spotlight 29 Casino Charity Golf Tournament
benefiting the Native American Land Conservancy
9am shotgun start
Classic Club
75-200 Classic Club Blvd
Pam Desert
$ 300 per person include breakfast, lunch and awards reception after tournament
Contact: Lucas Reyes (760) 775-2346
lreyes@spotlight29.com
Registration: Lenna Thomas
thomas@29palmsbomi-nsn.ogov

October 8, 2014 – 5th Annual Spay Ghetti No Balls Dinner
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dinner sponsored by LULU
$20.00 Pre-Sale – $ 25.00 At the Door
The BG Bird Gardens
73179 Joshua Tree Street
Palm Desert
Reservations Loving All Animals (760) 834-7000

October 9-10, 2014 – Association of Fundraising Professionals Desert Communities Chapter – Fundraising Survey Course
Oct 9th – 8:30am- 4:30 pm
Oct 10th – 8:15am – 5:15pm
Regional Access Project
75105 Merle Drive Suite 800
Palm Desert
Louise Cummings (949) 300-0842
louiseccummings@gmail.com

October 10th – A Modern Beach Party with A Twist of Elvis Modernism Week Fall Season Kick Off
6pm – 10pm
Tickets: $ 60.00
Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club
1555 S. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
Contact: Lisa Vossler Smith
info@modernismweek.com
(760) 799-9477
www.modernismweek.com

October 10th – Benefit Concert Featuring Brendan James & Friends
Benefiting American Heart Association
7-10 PM Fireside Lounge
Westin Mission Hills Resort
71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage

October 11, 2014 – 8th Annual Paint El Paseo Pink
Benefiting The Desert Cancer Foundation
The Gardens on El Paseo
73545 El Paseo
Palm Desert
Register online at: www.desertcancerfoundation.org and click on Paint El Paseo Pink 2014.
Registration is $ 25 per person.
Call (760) 773-6554

October 11, 2014 Charity Golf Event
Benefiting American Heart Association, The First Tee and Michelle’s Place
1:00 PM
Cost: $ 75 per individual includes lunch, 2 concert tickets for both nights and a tournament gift bag.
Tahquitz Creek Golf Resort
1885 Golf Club Drive
Palm Springs
Sponsor: Union Bank
Contact: Bob Carusobob.caruso@unionbank.com

October 11, 2014 – David Salter and Susan Smith Evans: Photographing artwork and Uploading to Website
1:00 pm – 2:00pm Free
Desert Art Center Auditorium
550 N. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
www.desertartcenter.org
(760) 323-7973

October 11, 2014 –  Headline Concert Event Featuring the Queens of Country Music
7-10 PM The Fireside Lounge
Westin Mission Hills Resort
71333 Dinah Shire Dr
Rancho Mirage
Raffle & Silent Auction Benefiting American Heart Association

October 11, 2014 – Dinner in the Canyons
5:30 pm Cocktails
6:30 pm Dinner, Entertainment, Live Auction
Andreas Canyon in the Indian Canyons
Palm Springs
(760) 833-8174
www.accmuseum.org

October 12, 2014 –AIDS Assistance Program Angel Program Kickoff
J
eannette Rockefeller: A Night of Smooth Jazz Benefiting AIDS Assistance Program
6:00 PM Location: Private Estate
Las Palmas
Palm Springs
Phone: (760) 325-8481
www.aidsassistance.org

October 12, 2014 – Carousel of Hope
Desert Guild of Big Hearts for Little Hearts of Loma Linda University Childrens Hospital
4 pm to 7pm –  Free to Public
Palm Desert Oasis Seventh-day Adventist Church
74200 Country Club Dr
Palm Desert
P
hone: (760) 413-4469

October 12, 2014 – Family YMCA of the Desert and City of Palm Desert Present Palm Desert Challenge Reverse Mini-Triathlon – 5K Run/Walk
Palm Desert Civic Center Park
73510 Fred Waring Dr
Palm Desert
Sponsor: Family YMCA
Contact: Terri Bona
tbona@desertymca.org
(760) 568-1441
www.ymcaofthedesert.org
www.ybefitpdchallenge.org

October 17, 2014 – AFP Ethics Workshop 2014: Practical Solutions for Common Dilemmas
11:30 AM – 1:30 pm
Agua Caliente Casino
Rancho Mirage

October 18, 2014 – 6th Annual Casual Concours, The Palm Springs Charity & Classic Car Show
Proceeds benefit the Palm Springs Animal Shelter
Desert Princess Country Club
28-555 Landau Blvd
Cathedral City
10:00 am – 3:00 PM
Admission – $ 10 per person

October 18, 2014 – 19th Annual Cops & Kids Charity Golf Tournament
12: Noon Tee Off  – $ 125.00 per player
The Morongo Golf Club at Tukwet Canyon
36211 Champions Drive
Beaumont
Contact:  Corky Bell
(760) 365-6889
email: dcmfwishes@roadrunner.com
www.dcmfwishes.org

October 18, 2014 – 27th Annual Desert AIDS Walk
Ruth Hardy Park
700 Tamarisk Lane
Palm Springs
7:30am-9:30 am registration
Contact: Kelly Coe (760) 992-0442
kcoe@desertaidsproject.org
www.desertAIDSproject.org

October 18-19, 2014 – Splendor in the Glass
11:30am – 5:00 pm
Free
Jackalope Ranch
80400 Highway 111
Indio
www.lqaf.com
(760) 564-1244

October 19, 2014 – Winewomen PSP Presents An Evening Under the Stars, Wine Dinner and Musical Performance
6:00 PM until 10:00 PM
Miramonte Resort & Spa
45000 Indian Wells Lane Indian Wells
RSVP Kathleen Von Dehn at (760) 880-5010
kathleen@winewomenpsp.com
www.winewomenpsp.com

October 24-25, 2014 – Patriot Ride for Our Heroes
Starting in La Quinta
Vendor Expo: October 24th & October 25th
Benefits Charities related to: Military, Fire Department, Police Department
Fun Rides – 5,10,25,100 miles ( 5 miles around La Quinta Cove)
Bike Clubs of 20+ Cyclists: Sign up and escort our heroes out of the stating area
Sign up: patriotrideforourheroes.com
info@4rheroes.com
(760) 957-4247

October 25, 2014 Art Under the Umbrellas
Old Town La Quinta
10am to 4pm
80 artists exhibiting their original creations.
Live Music! Free Admission & Parking
Old Town La Quinta
78-100 Main Street
La Quinta
www.lqaf.com
(760) 564-1244

October 25, 2014 –Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge 6K
Benefiting United Way of the Desert.

The Coachella Valley will celebrate Make A Difference Day – the nation’s largest single day of volunteering.
7am
Palm Springs Aerial Tram
Tramway Road
Palm Springs

October 25, 2014 – Palm Desert Relay For Life
9:00 AM Palm Desert High School

74910 Aztec Road Palm Desert
Contact: Stacy Estrada
stacy.estrada@cancer.org

October 25-26, 31, 2014  – Howl-O Ween at The Living Desert
47900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert
(760) 346-5694
www.livingdesert.org

October 26, 2014 – 50th Annual Palm Desert Golf Parade
1:00 PM
Palm Desert
(760) 346-6111 ext 301
www.golfcartparade.com

October 30, 2014 – Raffle for a New 2015 Audi A3 Cabriolet
Benefiting AIDS Assistance Program
7:00 PM
Audi Rancho Mirage
Desert European Motorcars
71265 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage
Tickets: $ 300.00 – Total of 400 raffle tickets will be sold
www.aidsassistance.org or call (760) 325-8481

October 31, November 1, November 2, 2014 – 21st Annual Greater Palm Springs Celebrity Golf Classic 
Cimarron Golf Resort
Contact: Tony Aguilar
(760) 327-7310
psgolfta@aol.com
www.palmspringscelebritygolf.org

November 1, 2014 – Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Desert Memorial Park
Ramon & DaVall
Cathedral City
Free to the Public Feature live music, Mariachis, folklorico dancers, student art work contest, community altar, face painting and other activities.
For More information, call (760) 3278577

November 1, 2014 – Save-A-Pet Golf and Tennis Tournament and Auction
10 am – 3pm
Westin Mission Hills
71333 Dinah Shore Dr
Rancho Mirage
(760) 349-6201
www.saveapetonline.org

November 1, 2014 – Family YMCA of the Desert Hoedown at Sundown
5:30 PM
$ 135 per person
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa
Rancho Mirage
Contact Terri Bona: tbona@desertymca.org

November 1 and 2nd, 2014 – 4th Annual Italian Festival
Benefiting Desert ARC
11:00 am – 5pm
La Quinta Civic Center
78495 Calle Tampico
La Quinta
(760) 346-1611
www.desertarc.org

November 2, 2014 – 2nd Annual Hike 4 Education.
Fundraiser Proceeds will Support Technology in the Classroom –
Desert Sands Educational Foundation
at Lake Cahuilla Recreational Park
La Quinta
For more information, go to:
www.Hike4Education.com

November 7, 2014 – Center Stage Gala
Reception & Silent Auction – 5:30 pm
Dinner & Concert – 7 PM Entertainment: Comedian Kate Clinton
Riviera Resort & Spa 1600 N. Indian Canyon Dr Palm Springs
Tickets: $ 175
(760) 416-7790
Info: www.thecenterps.org/events/center-stage

November 8, 2014 – 15th Annual Human Rights Campaign Federal Club Palm Springs Garden Party
2-5:00 pm
1956 Mid-Century Deepwell Estate of Famed Actor William Holden
www.hrc.org/psgardenparty

November 8th – 8th Annual Fall Family Festival
10am to 4 pm – Free
Old Town La Quinta
78-015 Main Street
La Quinta
www.aboutfamiliesinc.com
(760) 342-7400

November 11, 2014 – 18th Annual Palm Springs Veterans Day Parade
3:30 PM
Downtown Palm Springs Contact: Michele Cirone-Collier
michele.cirone-collier@palmspringsca.gov or (760) 323-8265

November 12, 2014 – National Philanthropy Day – 8th Annual Awards Luncheon
Association of Fundraising Professionals
Change the World with A Giving Heart
$ 75.00 per person
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa
RanchoMirage
www.afpcadesret.org

November 13, 2014 – Give BIG Riverside County
24-Hour Web-a-thon that raises funds for local nonprofits.
Presented by The Community Foundation and Regional Access Project Foundation
Contact: Trinidad Arredondo (760) 674-9991
tarredondo@regionalaccessproject.org

November 14, 2014 – Dancing with the Desert Stars
Benefits Desert AIDS Project
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 N. Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs
(760) 323-2118 www.deserrtaidsproject.org

 

November 15, 2014 – 1st Annual Harvest Moon Gala
Benefiting The Cathedral Center
6:00 pm Cocktails
7:00 PM Seating
Westin Mission Hills
Rancho Mirage
Contact: James Martinez  (760) 321-1548
jpm@cathedralcenter.org
www.cathedralcenter.org

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

November 15- 16, 2014   Desert Woman’s Show
Empower – Educate – Entertain
Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa
Rancho Mirage
(760) 285-3903
info@marloproductions.com

November 15-16, 2014 – 6th Annual Super Pet Adoption Festival
presented by Loving All Animals
10am to 4pm
Rancho Mirage Community Park (formerly Whitewater Park
Rancho Mirage
www.lovingallanimals.org
Jennie Rayner (760) 834-7004

November 15 & 29th, 2014 – Art Under the Umbrellas
Old Town La Quinta
10am to 4pm
80 Artists Exhibiting their original creations.
Live Music. Free Admission & Parking
Old Town La Quinta
78-100 Main Street
La Quinta
www.LQAF.com
(760) 564-1244

November 17, 2014 – 22nd Annual Anniversary Luncheon & Grand Table Decorating
Friends of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Coachella Valley
11:30 Table Viewing
12:15 PM – 2:00 Lunch
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa
44-400 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells
Contact: Lucy Fox (760) 836-1160 x 101
lfox@bgcofcv.org

November 19, 2014 – Paws for Independence – A Dinner Event
(Benefiting Guide Dogs of the Desert Custom Training Program)
Spencer’s  Restaurant
Palm Springs
Featured Guest – Steve Welker ( and guide dog Orbit)
Chairperson: Tom Davis
Tickets: $ 200.00 per person
Info and reservations: (760) 329-6257
sclapp@gddca.org

November 20, 2014 – Tools for Tomorrow’s 15th Anniversary
Honor Founder Rachel Druten featuring art created by TFT Children
5:30 to 7:30 pm
Heather James Fine Art
45188 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert
By Invitation Only
RSVP (760) 601-3954 or
email: visionaries@toolfortomorrow.org

November 20-21, 2014 – 13th Annual Gilda’s Gift of Giving
Luncheon, Fashion Show & Boutique
2:00 PM – 7:00 PM Thursday – FREE
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM Friday  ( $ 150.00)
Benefit Marks 10th Anniversary of Gilda’s Club Desert Cities
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
Indian Wells
(760) 770-5678
www.giladasclubdesertcities.org

November 21, 2014 – Meet the Galen
6-8 pm
The Galen Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert
72567 Hwy 111
Palm Desert
(760) 346-5600
www.psmuseum.org

November 22, 2014 – A Miracle on El Paseo
Benefiting Bighorm BAM
5-8 pm
The Shops on El Paseo
Palm Desert
(760) 610-8218
www.bighornbam.net

November 22nd, 2014 – Stroke Recovery Center’s 35th Evening of Hope: A Night at the Copa
6:00 pm Hosted Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm Dinner, Dancing & Silent Auction
$ 350 per person
Riviera Palm Springs
1600 N. Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
Contact: Sheryl Scarlett (760) 323-7676 ext 112
cscarlett@strokerecoverycenter.org

November 26-27th, 2014 – Coachella Valley Rescue Mission Thanksgiving
Dinner -2-6 PM and
Thursday service breakfast from 6-10AM and dinner from 4-6 PM
47470 Van Buren
Indio

November 27,2014 – Martha’s Thanksgiving Day 5K
El Paseo
8:00 am – 11 am
Palm Desert
Benefiting Martha’s Village & Kitchen
Have Fun and Give Back on Thanksgiving
Competitive runners, families, dogs and strollers welcome
(760) 347-4741
www.marthasvillage.org

November 29th, 2014 – Paws and Hearts Dog Walk
9am
Westin Mission Hills Resort
71333 Dinah Shore Dr
Rancho Mirage
(760) 836-1406
www.pawsandhearts.org

December 1, 2014 – World AIDS Day  Pathways to Health and Well-Being HIV Conference 2014
Palm Springs Convention Center 8 am- – 4 pm
Keynote Speaker: Sean Strub – Exhibitors showcase, breakout sessions  Continental Breakfast, lunch and snacks, Raffle items including $ 500 Revivals shopping spree plus much more! Free registration at
www.pathwayshivconverence.org
andEveryday Heroes
Camelot Theatres
5:30 PM – Champagne Reception
6:30 – 8:00 PM Awards Show
8-10 PM Cocktails & Hors D’oeuvres Honoring Mark Jones & Brian Vacher
Kandy Lee, Linda Sue Rosefsky, Sean Strub
www.desertAIDSproject.org

December 1st, 2014 – 2nd Annual Desert Jam Session
Annual fundraising event benefiting Well in the Desert
Live entertainment, appetizers and live auction
Tickets: $ 75
Purple Room
1900 E. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs
ontact: Well in the Desert
(760) 323-8355
desertjamsession@gmail.com
www.wellinthedesert.org
www.desertjamsession.com

December 2, 2014 – Giving Tuesday

December 4, 2014 – City of Palm Springs Athena Awards
11:00 am
Renaissance Palm Springs
Palm Springs

December 5, 2014 – AFP Education Program / Holiday Luncheon
Agua Caliente Casino – 11:30 AM
Rancho Mirage

December 6, 2014 – Animal Samaritans Walk for the Animals and Pet Expo
Palm Desert Civic Park
73600 Fred Waring Drive
Palm Desert
(760) 343-3477
www.ansamswalkfortheanimals.org

December 7, 2014 – Palm Springs Opera Guild of the Desert’s 31st Annual Vocal Competition
Helene Galen Performing Arts Center at the Rancho Mirage High School Rancho Mirage
3:00pm – 5:00pm
The Palm Springs Opera Guild of the Desert presents the 31st Annual Vocal Competition. This annual FREE event is one of the three major programs produce by the Guild and offers 8 talented young singers an opportunity to perform before an enthusiastic audience and win valuable cash prizes.
Event is Free of Charge
Contact: (760) 325-6107
Operaguild@verizon.net

December 7-8, 2014 – 19th Annual Dennis James Gala & Golf Classic
Benefiting United Cerebral Palsy in the Inland Empire
Gala – Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa – December 7th
Golf Classic – Mission Hills Country Club – December 8th
Rancho Mirage
Featured Entertainment – Organic Sol
Event Sponsorship – greg@ucpie.org
Gala – $ 135 per
Golf – $ 395 includes Gala for two and Golf for one
Contact: Greg Wetmore
email: greg@ucpie.org
www.ucpie.org
760) 321-8184 ext 103

December 20, 2014 – Coachella Valley Rescue Mission Host Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway for Boys and Girls Ages 0-12
Time: 8:00 AM
47470 Van Buren
Indio

December 20,2014 – Santa Paws 5K/Run/Walk Benefiting Guide Dogs for the Desert
Mizell Senior Center
480 Sunrise Way
Palm Springs
(760) 413-6508
www.guidedogsofthedesert.org

December 24-25, 2014 – Coachella Valley Rescue Mission
will serve Christmas Dinner on Wed from 2-6 PM and on Thursday service breakfast from 6-10 am and Dinner from 4-6 PM
47470 Van Buren
Indio

December 27, 2014 – Galen New Years Resolution 5K
8am
The Galen Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert
72567 Hwy 111
Palm Desert
(760) 346-5600
www.psmuseum.org

December 31st, 2014 – New York New Year’s Eve
IW Club Pavilion
Indian Wells
Benefiting Desert Arc
(760) 346-1611
www.Desertarc.org

January 2-12, 2015 – 26th Palm Springs International Film Festival
Palm Springs
(760) 325-6565
www.psfilmfest.org

January 3, 2015 – Palm Springs Film Festival Gala
Palm Springs Convention Center
Palm Springs
(760) 325-6565
www.psfilmfest.org

January 10 & 17th, 2015 – Art Under the Umbrellas
Old Town La Quinta
10am to 4pm
80 Artists Exhibiting their Original Creations
Live Music! Free Admission & Parking
Old Town La Quinta
78-100 Main Street
La Quinta
www.lqaf.com

January 16, 2015 –  Loma Linda University Health Womens Conference
An uplifting health and wellness event for women
7:30 am – 4:30 pm
Ontario Convention Center
Ontario
(877) LLUMC-4U
LLUHWomensConference.org

January 17, 2015 – Mayors Healthy Planet 10 Mile & 5K Race &  Wellness Festival
Wellness Park at Ruth Hardy Park
Palm Springs
7:30 am – 10 mile race
8:00 am – 5K begins
City of Palm Springs
email: sarasotactivist@gmail.com
www.yoursustainablecity.com

January 17, 2015 Hooray for Hollywood
2015 Hearts for Art Gala
La Quinta Resort

January 19, 2015 – Desert Town Hall Series
Mitt Romney is the former governor of Massachusetts and 2012 Republication nominee for President of the United States
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa
Indian Wells
5pm
Tickets and Information: (760) 610-2852
www.DesertTownHall.org

January 19, 2015 – 11th Annual Charity Golf Tournament for Coachella Valley Rescue Mission
Classic Club in Palm Desert
Registration $ 175 per golfer which includes golf, cart, breakfast and full lunch. Raffles and auction to follow All proceeds benefit CVRM.
Info – call (760) 347-3512 ext 239.

January 19-25, 2015 – Humana Challenge Golf Tournament
PGA West and La Quinta Country Cub
79811 Ave 54
La Quinta
(760) 346-8184
www.humanachallenge.com

January 23-25, 2015 – Southwest Arts Festival
10 am – 5 pm
Empire Polo Club
81800 Avenue 51
Indio
(760) 347-0676
www.southwestartsfestival.com

February 6, 2015 – Singing The Praises – 2015 Gala Honoring Peggy Craven’s Presented by the Palm Springs Opera of the Desert
Black Tie
6:00 pm Cocktails
7:00pm  Dinner
8:00pm Operatic Entertainment
$ 300.00 per person
Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa
Rancho Mirage
Contact: Joanne Vilardi
(760) 325-6107
Operaguild@verizon.net
www.PalmSpringsOperaGuild.org

February 6-8, 2015 – 24th Annual Winter Classic Softball Tournament
Benefits AIDS Assistance Program
Various Locations
(760) 323-8277
www.aidsassistance.org

February 7, 2015 – Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards Gala
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 N. Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs
(760) 323-2118
www.desertaidsproject.org

February 7, 2015 – Art Under the Umbrellas
Old Town La Quinta
10am to 4pm
80 Artists Exhibiting their Original Creations
Live Music! Free Admission & Parking
Old Town LaQuinta
78-100 Main Street
La Quinta
www.lqaf.com
(760) 564-1244

February 12, 2015 – Desert Town Hall Series
Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist, author and science communicator and host of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa
Indian Wells
5pm
Tickets and Information: (760) 610-2852
www.DesertTownHall.org

February 12-22, 2015 – Palm Springs Modernism Week
Various Venues Palm Springs
(760) 799-9477
www.modernismweek.com

February 14, 2015 – Tour de Palm Springs
Palm Springs
(760) 674-4700
www.tourdepalmsprings.com

February 14, 2015 – Art Under the Umbrellas
Old Town La Quinta
78-100 Main Street
La Quinta
10am to 4pm
80 Artists Exhibiting their Original Creations
Live Music! Free Admission & Parking
www.LQAF.com
(760) 564-1244

February 18, 2015 –  Stepping Out for College of the Desert
with Brian Stokes Mitchell
presented by College of the Desert Foundation
8:00 PM
McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring Dr
Palm Desert
(760) 340-2787
www.mccallumtheatre.com

March 1, 2015 – Desert Town Hall Series
Platon brings his photos to life as he shares with audiences the inspiring stories behind the photos.
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa
Indian Wells
5pm
Tickets and Information: (760) 610-2852
www.DesertTownHall.org

March 5, 2015 – Lights, Camera, Action  – 9th Annual Vision for the Future Award Luncheon
Presented by The Visionaries of Tools for Tomorrow
Honoring Harold Matzner
11:00am to 2:00pm
Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa
71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage
Contact Carol Curtis (760) 601-3954
ccurtis815@gmail.com
www.toolsfortomorrow.org

March 5-8, 2015 – 33rd La Quinta Arts Festival
Hosting 230 contemporary artists in the nation. Daily music, performance art and trendy food concessions in upscale Restaurant Row
10am to 5pm daily
Price: $15 for adult or $ 20 MultipDay pass;  Children under 12 are free
La Qunita Civic Center Campus
78-495 Calle Tampico
La Quinta
(760) 564-1244
www.lqaf.com

March 7, 2015 – The Living Desert Zoobilee! Gala
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa
44400 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells
(760) 346-5694
www.livingdesert.org

March 9-22, 2015 – BNB Paribas Open
Indian Wells Tennis Garden
78200 Miles Ave
Indian Wells
(760) 200-8400
www.bnbparibasopen.com

March 12, 2015 – Brew at the Zoo The Living Desert
47900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert
(760) 346-5694
www.livingdesert.org

March 14, 2015 – Palm Springs Art Museum Gala
6:00 PM
Palm Springs Art Museum
101 N. Museum Drive
Palm Springs
(760) 322-4800
www.psmuseum.org

March 14, 2015 –  Grand Auction 2015 benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Coachella Valley
5:00 PM Silent Auction
7:00 PM Live Auction & Dinner
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
44-600 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells
Contact: Lucy Fox (760) 836-1160 x 101
LFox@bgcofcv.org

March 25, 2015 – Desert Town Hall Series
Charles Krauthammer was named by The Financial Times as the most influential commentator in America
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa
Indian Wells
5pm
Tickets and Information:(760) 610-2852
www.deserttownhall.org

April 2, 2015 – Golf Classic
Benefiting Desert Arc
Eagle Falls
Fantasy Springs
(760) 346-1611
www.desertarc.org

April 12, 2015 –  17th Annual Opera in the Park Concert
1:00 pm
Sunrise Park
401 S. Pavilion Way
Palm Springs
Free Event
This concert is an annual celebration of opera music in an informal, tranquil outdoor setting with a professional orchestra, conductor and eight young up-and-coming opera singers
Contact: (760) 325-6107
operaguild@verizon.net
www.palmspringsoperaguild.org

April 22, 2015 – One Night Only
Benefiting Jewish Family Services
6:00 pm
McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring Drive
Palm Desert
(760) 340-2787
(760) 325-4088 ext 118
www.jfsdesert.org

May 2, 2015 – Evening Under the Stars
Benefiting AIDS Assistance Program
O’Donnell Golf Club
301 N. Belardo Road
Palm Springs
(760) 325-8481
www.aidsassistance.org

May 20, 2015 – Desert Health Wellness Awards
Desert Willow Golf Resort
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Info: (760) 238-0245
events@deserthealthnews.com

June 6, 2015 – An Evening at the Pueblo
6-10pm
Cabot’s Pueblo Museum
67616 Desret View Drive
Desert Hot Springs
(760) 329-7610
www.cabotsmuseum.org