Coachella Valley Major League Soccer Invitational

Empire Polo Club 81800 Avenue 51, Indio, CA

Welcome to the new standard for Major League Soccer preseason. The Coachella Valley Invitational welcomes the best clubs in MLS (and their fans!) to Greater Palm Springs, California, where sweeping desert vistas will provide the perfect backdrop for this three-week competition to secure roster spots, build momentum, and unofficially officially launch the 2023 MLS season.

$45 – $300

Desert International Horse Park: Desert Circuit V

Desert International Horse Park 85555 Airport Boulevard, Thermal, CA

The Desert Circuit established its roots in Indio, California, in the mid-1990s, and in 2007 the shows moved to what is now known as the Desert International Horse Park in Thermal. The Desert Circuit is eight weeks of USEF Premier-rated Hunters and 5*/6* Jumpers running from mid-January through mid-March with one week off in mid-February. The circuit draws thousands of equestrians to the premier Southern California show grounds.

Sunnylands Speaker Series: A Place at the Table

Rancho Mirage Library and Observatory 71100 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA

A Place at the Table: Dining at Sunnylands, celebrates Walter and Leonore Annenberg’s remarkable history of diplomacy and social gatherings through an exploration of the fine china and tableware they used to entertain guests for decades, and which is still used for important meetings to this day.


Intersect: Palm Springs


Intersect Palm Springs is an art and design fair that brings together a dynamic mix of modern and contemporary galleries and is activated by timely and original programming. 

$25 – $100

The Mousetrap

Desert Theatreworks 45175 Fargo Street, Indio, CA

This thrilling murder mystery from the best-selling novelist of all time returns to Desert TheatreWorks with our signature twist.

$38 – $40

The Piano Guys

McCallum Theatre 73000 Fred Waring Dr., Palm Desert, CA

Hailing from Utah, The Piano Guys are four dads who became an Internet sensation by way of their immensely successful series of strikingly original self-made music videos.


The Scarlet Pimpernel

Palm Canyon Theatre 538 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA

The Scarlet Pimpernel could be the original superhero! This swashbuckling action/adventure musical is based on Baroness Orczy’s famous 20th-century novel.



Fantasy Springs Resort Casino 84245 Indio Springs Pkwy, Indio, CA

When America, the perennial classic-rock favorite, hits the road in 2023, they'll celebrate their 53rd Anniversary with their powerful performances. Their best-known tunes, which also include "I Need You," "Ventura Highway," "Don't Cross The River," "Tin Man," "Lonely People," and "Sister Golden Hair" were cornerstones of 1970's Top 40 and FM rock radio.

$39 – $59

Penn & Teller

Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage 32250 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA

From humble beginnings busking on the streets of Philadelphia to acclaimed sold–out runs on Broadway to the longest running and one of the most-beloved resident headline acts in Las Vegas history, magic’s legendary duo continues defy labels—and at times physics and good taste — by redefining the genre of magic and inventing their own very distinct niche in comedy.

$45 – $125

PBR: Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour

Acrisure Arena 75702 Varner Road, Thousand Palms, CA

For the first time in the sport’s history, PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour will buck into greater Palm Springs, CA.

$25 – $170

Tour de Palm Springs

100 S. Palm Canyon Palm Springs 100 S. Palm Canyon, Palm Springs, CA

The Tour de Palm Springs is one of the largest and most festive cycling charity events of its kind in America.

Dr. George Charity Car Show

Indian Wells Tennis Garden 78200 Miles Ave, Indian Wells, CA

The annual Dr. George Charity Car Show is one of the preeminent car shows in the Coachella Valley. On display are cars, trucks and motorcycles from all over the country. It is held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on the grass in the sun. All proceeds benefit the Desert Cancer Foundation.

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