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Galen First Fridays

Friday, April 07, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, California 111 72567, Palm Desert, California, United States

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Partnering with the city of Palm Desert, Galen First Fridays kicks off a Desert X-themed First Weekend. Join the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert for a free-to-all celebration that includes an artist talk with Phillip K. Smith III followed by craft beer in the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden, and a live musical performance by The Brinks beginning at 7:00 pm. Free admission. 

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http://www.psmuseum.org/palm-desert/events


Cuistot Extended Happy Hour

Friday, April 07, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Cuistot Restaurant, 72-595 El Paseo, Palm Desert, California, United States

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Accent your First Weekend with Cuistot's extended happy hour. The special hours and prices are available in the bar and veranda of Cuistot's Restaurant.

http://cuistotrestaurant.com/


Aida Marini Schneider "Remnants II"

Friday, April 07, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Desert Art Collection, San Luis Rey Avenue 45350, Palm Desert, California, United States

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Popular regional artist Aida Schneider is introducing her new series of unique abstract oil paintings.  Her new show artwork will be available for viewing and purchase through Friday, April 30th , at Desert Art Collection & Sculpture Garden, 45-350 San Luis Rey Ave., in the El Paseo district of Palm Desert. 

There will be a reception for the artist during 1st Friday Artwalk, April 7th, 4-8 P.M.

www.desertartcollection.com


El Paseo Art Walk

Friday, April 07, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: El Paseo Art Galleries, El Paseo Drive, Palm Desert, California, United States

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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

http://www.elpaseoartwalk.com/


Santiago Garcia "Converse Shoes"

Friday, April 07, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Desert Art Collection, San Luis Rey Avenue 45350, Palm Desert, California, United States

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Uruguayan painter Santiago Garcia is having a show of his unique representational paintings of Converse shoes, which serve as metaphors for family, relationships and "reminders of where we've been and where we are going", at Desert Art Collection in the El Paseo district April 7-30th. The show will open Friday April 7th, 4-8 P.M. at Desert Art Collection & Sculpture Garden, located at 45-350 San Luis Rey Ave., for the Palm Desert 1st Weekend El Paseo Artwalk.

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www.desertartcollection.com


College of the Desert Street Fair

Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 7:00 am - Sunday, April 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Location: College of the Desert, Monterey Avenue 43-500, Palm Desert, California, United States

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



El Paseo Exhibition Public Art Tour

Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: El Paseo Exhibition, El Paseo, Palm Desert, California, United States

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Take a free, guided walking tour of the public art collection on El Paseo as part of Palm Desert's inspiring and fun filled weekend of art and culture. Tour begins at the northeast corner of El Paseo and Highway 74.

www.palmdesertart.org


A Conversation with Desert X Followed by a Hike

Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Cap Homme/Ralph Adams Park, Thrush Road 72500, Palm Desert, California, United States

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

The City of Palm Desert invites all to enjoy a light bite and participate in a conversation with Desert X about the exhibition and artist Claudia Comte’s site specific installation site in Cap Homme/Ralph Adams Park.  After the discussion guests will be guided on a hike of parts of the Homestead Trail to study Comte’s work from different vantage points. Water and hiking shoes encouraged. Free to the public. For more information contact 760-837-1664.

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Focused on the Future

Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: CREATE Center for the Arts, California 111 73446, Palm Desert, California, United States

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Gallery exhibits from Tools for Tomorrow, Safehouse of the Desert and CREATE Center for the Arts Palm Desert. Family art expo! Come CREATE with us! Hands-on art activities for the entire family! Free and open to the public. Learn about local non profit arts organizations and have fun getting CREATIVE. 

www.CREATEcenterforthearts.com


Palm Springs Crusin' Associations' Car Show

Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Westfield Palm Desert, 72-840 CA-111, Palm Desert, California, United States

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come join the fun, food, and cars! The event takes place in the parking lot behind Westfield Palm Desert's covered parking structure, $5 entry for cars - spectators free.

http://www.palmspringscruisinassociation.com/


Sunrise Yoga at Palm Desert Aquatic Center

Sunday, April 09, 2017 | 7:00 am - 8:00 am
Location: Palm Desert Aquatic Center, Magnesia Falls Drive 73751, Palm Desert, California, United States

7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Join April Jones of Yoga Central La Quinta for Sunrise Yoga at Palm Desert Aquatic Center. $7 per person for this enlightening one-hour class, and all Levels are welcome.

http://www.pdpool.com/


Sant Khalsa: Confluence/Desert Waters

Sunday, April 09, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Marks Art Center, College of the Desert, 43-500 Monterey Ave, Palm Desert, California, United States

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

From February 27 – April 13, the Marks Art Center presents two photographic exhibitions presenting diverse perspectives on water in the California desert, Sant Khalsa: Confluence features the artist’s photo works focused on the theme of water and its relationship to the American West.  Desert Waters, is a companion group exhibition curated by Khalsa, includes work by 12 artists. The exhibitions are parallel programs to Desert X.

www.facebook.com/MarksArtCenterCOD




Paint Nite*

Sunday, April 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: The Hood Bar & Pizza, California 111 74360, Palm Desert, California, United States

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Unleash your inner Picasso, as an artist guides you through a painting step-by-step. All materials are provided, including non-toxic, washable, acrylic paint and 16"x20" canvases.

https://www.paintnite.com/venues/140922.html



Cuistot Extended Happy Hour

Friday, May 05, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Cuistot Restaurant, 72-595 El Paseo, Palm Desert, California, United States

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Accent your First Weekend with Cuistot's extended happy hour. The special hours and prices are available in the bar and veranda of Cuistot's Restaurant.

http://cuistotrestaurant.com/


El Paseo Art Walk

Friday, May 05, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: El Paseo Art Galleries, El Paseo Drive, Palm Desert, California, United States

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/


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