It’s a great week for arts and culture lovers to visit Greater Palm Springs, thanks to outdoor concerts, self-guided artist studio tours and a cultural celebration at The Living Desert. Read on to discover more things to do in Greater Palm Springs this week.

Desert Daze
October 12 – 15, 2017

Experience a music festival in the beauty of Joshua Tree at Desert Daze, an annual event held at The Institute of Mentalphysics. The four-day festival includes performances by Iggy Pop, Eagles of Death Metal and Jesika Von Rabbit, plus art installations, camping and a mystic bazaar with sound baths, yoga and more.

Concerts in the Park
October 12, 2017 | 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Held on the terraced lawn of the Civic Center Park Amphitheater, the City of Palm Desert offers up a twice-yearly Concerts in the Park series that promises diverse musical offerings. This week, enjoy “The Dustbowl Revival”.

Hwy. 62 Open Studio Art Tours
October 14 – 15, 2017

Don’t miss this exclusive chance to get a sneak peek into more than 80 studios of the Morongo Basin during the annual Hwy. 62 Open Studio Art Tours weekends. During this self-guided tour, you’ll have the chance to speak directly with artists in their own private workspaces.

Paint El Paseo Pink
October 14, 2017 | 8:00-11:00 a.m.

Palm Desert’s El Paseo goes pink this Saturday in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The 11th annual Pain El Paseo Pink walk raises funds for Desert Cancer Foundation’s Suzanne Jackson Breast Cancer Fund, which supports screenings, diagnostic and treatment services for local residents.

La Gran Fiesta - The Living Desert
October 14, 2017 | 9:00-12:00 p.m.

Join The Living Desert for a fun-filled event that highlights Hispanic culture with games, live music and dancing, animal enrichment, delicious foods and more.

Looking for more? Check out our full calendar of events in Greater Palm Springs.