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February in the Desert

The events this season are ENDLESS!!!! There is so much to do and so much to try…. So here are a few the we don’t want to miss and that we think you will like too!

In Palm Desert

Friday ArtWalk at El Paseo
Dates: Every First Friday, from Feb. 3 to May 5, 4-7 p.m.

On the First Friday of every month, a lovely night of art and live entertainment will take place on El Paseo. Start with ArtWalk, a self-guided tour of more than 15 fine art galleries, then head to the Median Art Exhibition, where you can take selfies with beautiful murals. It is a lovely way to explore the Desert’s Art!

Fashion Week
Dates: March 17-23, 2023

For the past 16 years, Palm Desert has hosted the West Coast’s largest consumer fashion show. This year’s featured designers include Josie Natori and Michael Costello who, alongside other FIDM visionaries, come together to present a state-of-the-art experience that includes cocktail receptions, trunk shows, celebrity meet-and-greets and more. Snag your tickets now to sit front row as sophistication and luxury take form on the runway in the desert.

In Indian Wells

BNP Paribas Tennis Tournament
Dates: March 6 – 19, 2023

The BNP Paribas Open is the largest ATP Tour and WTA Tour combined two-week event in the world and is held annually at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. More than 475,000 fans attend the event each year, which features the best players in the world competing for more than $17 million in prize money.

In La Quinta

Southwest Arts Festival 2023
Dates: Jan. 26-29 10 am – 5 pm
Empire Polo Club 81800 Avenue 51, Indio

The acclaimed art festival features a variety of traditional, contemporary, and abstract fine works of art, jewelry and quality crafts. This year’s festival will feature live music, with pottery, glass and fine art painting scheduled to be on display.

In Cathedral City

Taste of Jalisco Festival
Dates: February 3-5 • 2023
Fri. 4pm-10pm, Saturday 11am-10pm, & Sunday 11am-8pm

The 7th Annual Taste of Jalisco Festival celebrates the 26-year sister-city relationship between the cities of Cathedral City, California (USA) and Tequila, Jalisco (Mexico) through music, fashion, spirits, culture & cuisine.

In Palm Springs

Modernism Week 2023
Dates: Feb. 16-26, 2023

Modernism Week’s annual 11-day festival will feature more than 350 events including the Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale, tours of iconic homes in more than 30 neighborhoods, and the popular Signature Home Tour on both weekends. Also offered are architectural walking, biking and double-decker bus tours, tours of the historic Annenberg Estate at Sunnylands, a classic car show, garden tours, nightly parties, and a special series of compelling and informative talks. Its amazing!!!


Keep your eye out for so so much more!!! This Desert is busy busy!