Upcoming Events

  • Art Affaire

    Art Affaire

    November 5 and 6, 2016
    9:00 am to 5:00 pm – Rain or Shine

    Fine Art…Fine Music…Fine Wine…Fine Food
    This spectacular two-day event is a juried fine art and music festival featuring 100 award-winning visual artists in a variety of artistic mediums, including painting, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry and other artistic originals.



  • Palm Springs International Film Festival

    Palm Springs International Film Festival

    January 2nd- January 16th, 2017

    The Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) is one of the largest film festivals in North America, welcoming 130,000 attendees each year for its lineup of new and celebrated international features and documentaries.



  • Desert Woman’s Show

    Desert Woman’s Show

    January 14 - January 15, 2017

    The 10th annual Desert Woman’s Show shines the spotlight on women’s issues while focusing on spring fashions and accessories, home décor, nutrition and fitness, personal development and Chef samplings.



  • Writers Festival

    Writers Festival

    January 28 - January 29, 2017

    The Rancho Mirage Writers Festival is an annual celebration of writers, books, readers, and ideas! The City of Rancho Mirage, California will welcome authors and readers to the Rancho Mirage Public Library from January 28 - 29, 2017. Writers will talk about their books, their source of ideas, and the mechanics of writing for publication.



  • Modernism Week

    Modernism Week

    February 16 - February 26, 2017

    Modernism Week is an exciting 11-day celebration of mid-century modern design, architecture and culture in Palm Springs, California. This design aesthetic originated in the 1940s, 50s, and 60s, and was typified by clean, simple lines which came to define desert modernism. Modernism Week is filled with a variety of events including architectural tours, films, lectures, an architectural symposium, educational events, and chic, fun parties in cool mid-century modern homes.



  • BNP Paribas

    BNP Paribas

    March 6 - March 19, 2017

    The BNP Paribas Open is a two-week combined ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and WTA Premier event featuring the top men and women professional players competing in a 96 singles draw and 32 doubles draw. The event is hosted at the magnificent Indian Wells Tennis Garden, located in the beautiful Southern California desert.











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Stars, Stagecoach, and Sophia

First, the Palm Springs International Film Festival announced that Casey Affleck (“Manchester By the Sea”), Ruth Negga (“Loving”), and Tom Hanks (“Scully”) are the first three of a dozen or more movie stars to be fêted at its annual Awards Gala on January 2, 2017. www.psfilmfest.org Then event promoter Goldenvoice declared that the headliners for…



Sunnylands Book Signing December 1

For every thankful Sunnylands visitor who’s ever wanted to take a bit of the cherished landmark home, there is now “Sunnylands: American’s Midcentury Masterpiece,” a weighty, lushly illustrated book penned by Janice Lyle, Ph.D., who has served as the director of Sunnylands Center & Gardens since 2008. Sunnylands is, of course, many things. It is…