Planning a fall getaway to Greater Palm Springs? It’s the perfect time to enjoy plenty of events and things to do around town, like these picks for this week.

Dive-In Movie at ARRIVE: Phantom of the Opera (2004)
October 31, 2017 | 6 – 9 p.m.

Head out to ARRIVE on Halloween night for a drink, a dip and a flick. What could be more fun than laying on a floaty at night watching Phantom of the Opera (2004) on a big screen?

Dinner Event: BITE
October 31, 2017 | 6:30 – 10 p.m.

This diabolical dinner party by PS Underground is not for the faint of heart. Billed as a “sinister feast” in the “lair of the undead,” this darkly themed dinner show promises to be a bloody good time.

HITS Coachella Desert Circuit Horse Show - National Sunshine Series
November 1-12, 2017

HITS Coachella Desert Circuit Horse Show returns for nearly two weeks of high-quality, international-level hunter/jumper shows.

Oracle Intercollegiate Tennis Association National Fall Championships
November 1-5, 2017

Held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden and other resort locations, the Oracle ITA National Fall Championships serves as the conclusion of the fall collegiate tennis season.

Theater: Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical
November 2, 4, & 9-12

Enjoy a local performance courtesy of Palm Canyon Theatre. Based on the Oscar-winning film The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, the musical follows the adventures of a trio of drag queens who journey across the Australian Outback.

November 3, 2017 | 5 - 11 p.m.

Head to Westfield Palm Desert for a free celebration of street art, music, food and fashion atop the parking structure on Friday evening. Live muraling and bands set the scene for an evening of art under the stars.

Day of the Dead / Día de los Muertos at the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert
November 3, 2017 | 4 – 9 p.m.

Join the Art Museum for a free community evening in Palm Desert. Enjoy art activities, watch a live demonstration, listen to lively music, and visit an altar installation by St. Theresa's Spanish Club in the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden.

Greater Palm Springs LGBT Pride
November 3-5, 2017

Celebrate diversity in one of the most welcoming destinations in the world as Greater Palm Springs LGBT Pride returns to downtown Palm Springs. Enjoy a weekend filled with block parties, live entertainment and dancing, and don’t miss the Pride Parade held on Sunday morning.

Joshua Tree Half Marathon
November 4, 2017

The inaugural Joshua Tree night race offers a sunset and evening run under the full moon. See a different side of Joshua Tree, as the course both begins and ends at Joshua Tree Lake RV & Campground.

Run with Los Muertos 5K
November 4, 2017 | 5 p.m.

Run for a loved one and celebrate Dia de Los Muertos with a block party in the heart of Old Town Coachella. The 5K run and block party includes live music, an art show and beer garden.

Rancho Mirage Art Affaire
November 4 – 5, 2017

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.

Full Moon Drum Circle
November 4, 2017

Celebrate the full moon at this monthly party under the night sky. Enjoy a drum circle, dancers and card readers by the pool.

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