New Year's Eve Party Roundup
New Year's Eve is Monday, December 31 and if you're looking for a place to ring in 2019, we have no shortage of options here in the Greater Palm Springs Area! From Mildly Wild and Glow Karaoke to Jazzville and Drag Superstars, we've got a roundup of New Year's Eve parties for you to choose from! Read more
Here's a couple of highlights:
Rockin' 80s - New Year's Eve at Spa Resort Casino
8:00 p.m.–1:00 a.m. - Enjoy the ultimate outdoor New Year’s Eve Party at Spa Resort Casino! Broadway's Rock of Ages Band performs at 10:30 p.m. with Rock Stars from the original cast of “Broadway’s Rock of Ages Band” live in concert. Concert admission includes entry into Rockin’ 80s New Year’s Eve Party.
Jazzville New Year's Eve Extravaganza at Hotel Zoso
Doors 4:30 p.m., dinner 5:00 p.m, live music 6:00 p.m. - In the tradition of Tito Puente, Cal Tjader, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Frank Sinatra, this award-winning Latin jazz group is highly entertaining and perform both classic and "Latin-ized" standards with an energetic verve. Tickets include a delicious three-course plated dinner, party favors, 2 glasses of bubbly, NYE photo op, and complimentary valet parking.
106.5 KGAY - Now Playing!
It's a different kind of radio station because it is run by a non-profit organization: Qchella Media Corporation. Qchella Media is committed to strengthening and affirming the LGBTQ community in the Coachella Valley, providing a platform for the "Q-munity" to access the airwaves and on-demand programming. This new station is also powered by Gay Desert Guide for all the listings of gay-friendly businesses, events, and attractions in the desert! You can listen now on 106.5 FM or 1270 AM, stream KGAY 106.5 online, and be sure to "Like" Qchella Media on Facebook!
See 106.5 FM KGAY profiled by Vince Marino on NBC Palm Springs here.
CV 104.3 online and "Like" CV 104.3 on Facebook too!
The Living Desert: Holiday Lights End Dec 31
The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is giving guests a few more hours to enjoy the sights sounds and lights of the zoo. Through Monday, December 31, The Living Desert will be open 9 am to 7 pm. During the extended hours, guests will be able to explore many of the African animals of the zoo including giraffe, cheetahs, zebras and warthogs. And although Santa has gone back to the North Pole, guests can enjoy the holiday lights and light displays. More info
Robolights End Wednesday Jan 2
Robolights is a massive, colorful display of sculptures and structures artist Kenny Irwin created from recycled materials and draped in 9 million Christmas lights. He began building the display when he was 12 and it now attracts visitors year-round, but especially around the holidays. It has been featured in a number of stories and reports by the national and international media. Robolights is open daily (including Christmas Eve and Day) 4:00–9:30 p.m. through Wednesday, January 2. More info
Palm Springs International Film Fest Tickets Now on Sale
The Palm Springs International Film Festival is just around the corner, running January 3–14, 2019 and recently announced that Mary Poppins Returns will be presented the Ensemble Performance Award at its annual Film Awards Gala on Thursday, January 3. Individual film and event tickets, including Opening & Closing Night, are available to the general public for purchase now. The entire festival schedule is also now available three ways: viewable online, downloadable as a PDF, and in print form. Get tickets and more info