FEATURED EVENT

Swing & Hops


Other First Weekend Events

The Gardens 20th Annual Concert Series*
The Gardens on El Paseo
Saturday, January 27 - Saturday, March 17, 2018

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Enjoy live entertainment, two glasses of wine, and lite bites during The Gardens 20th Annual Concert Series featuring live entertainment each Saturday evening, January 27th through March 17th, 2018, with proceeds benefitting local non-profits. Tickets are $15.

http://www.thegardensonelpaseo.com/events


El Paseo Cruise Night
The Gardens
Friday, February 02, 2018

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

First and Third Friday of the Month

Get a close-up look at lovingly cared for cars on the upper level of The Gardens on El Paseo parking structure, then watch them cruise the street between Highway 74 and Portola.

http://www.elpaseocruisenight.com/home.html


El Paseo Art Walk
El Paseo Art Galleries
Friday, February 02, 2018

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A self-guided tour of El Paseo’s art galleries – featuring exhibit openings, artist receptions, and more!

http://www.elpaseoartwalk.com/


First Friday at The Galen
Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert
Friday, February 02, 2018

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A free-to-all celebration with live music in the outdoor Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden. Wine and beer from Cuistot will be available for purchase at 5:30 p.m Tours of the current exhibition.

https://www.psmuseum.org/palm-desert/


Cuistot Extended Happy Hour
Cuistot Restaurant
Friday, February 02, 2018

4:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Enjoy all-night happy hour at Cuistot on El Paseo every first Friday of the month. The special hours and prices are available in the bar and veranda of Cuistot's Restaurant. 

http://cuistotrestaurant.com/


College of the Desert Street Fair
College of the Desert
Saturday, February 03 - Sunday, February 04, 2018

Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm

For over 30 years, this premiere open-air shopping experience has been a popular destination for visitors and residents alike! Offering more than 300 booths featuring artists, farmer’s market, boutiques, unique items, live entertainment, gourmet food and more.  Located at College of the Desert, corner of Monterey and Fred Waring. 

http://codaastreetfair.com/content/home.aspx


Desert Mountains Art Faire
Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
Saturday, February 03, 2018

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Support local artists and find beautiful and unique gifts and desert mementos while enjoying the natural beauty of our desert mountains! Mediums may include photography, paintings, ceramics and more.

For more information call 760-862-9984 or email Judy Colgero at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

www.desertmountains.org/calendar/


Civic Center Park Public Art Tour
Palm Desert Civic Center Park
Saturday, February 03, 2018

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Take a free, guided walking tour of the public art collection at the Palm Desert Civic Center Park as part of Palm Desert's inspiring and fun filled weekend of art and culture. Tour begins in front of the Messenger of the Puul statue, located at the south entrance to the park off of Fred Waring.

www.palmdesertart.org


Palms to Pines, What Happens in the High Desert?
Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument
Saturday, February 03, 2018

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Dramatic elevation changes in Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains give rise to five life zones, home to diverse array of plants and animals of Upper Sonoran and Transtion Life Zones.

For more information, contact Colin Barrows at 760-568-9918 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

https://www.desertmountains.org/home


Swing 'N Hops Street Party
El Paseo between San Pablo and Larkspur
Saturday, February 03, 2018

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Palm Desert kicks up its heels and swings into full gear again when the City presents the exciting third annual Swing N’ Hops Street Party – an outdoor extravaganza on the street on El Paseo between San Pablo Avenue and Larkspur Lane celebrating swing dance, craft beer, food, art, and live music by the Jennifer Keith Quintet.  For more information visit the Swing ‘N Hops Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1174093552666522/?active_tab=about.


El Paseo Cruise Night - Special Event
Westfield Palm Desert - North Side of Mall
Friday, February 09, 2018

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

El Paseo Cruise Night Special Event - The Doctor George Charity Car Show.

http://www.elpaseocruisenight.com/home.html


El Paseo Cruise Night
The Gardens
Friday, February 16, 2018

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

First and Third Friday of the Month

Get a close-up look at lovingly cared for cars on the upper level of The Gardens on El Paseo parking structure, then watch them cruise the street between Highway 74 and Portola.

http://www.elpaseocruisenight.com/home.html


*All events free of charge unless indicated.