Michael Childers presents One Night Only. McCallum Theatre, Palm Desert

Apr 23

Jewish Family Service of the Desert (JFS) presents a Michael Childers’ Production of One Night Only. In “Tradition: The Jewish Legacy of Broadway,” Michael explores the influence of Jewish composers and performers from the beginnings of Broadway through the present. The performance starts at 6 pm and tickets can be purchased at www.mccallumtheatre.com

White Party 25.  Palm Springs

April 25- 28

Jeffrey Sanker’s White Party Palm Springs celebrates its landmark 25th anniversary by upping the ante with an event line-up of ICONIC proportions April 25-28, 2014. The Largest Gay Dance Music Festival in the World, White Party will electrify the desert as never before with the hottest array of men, music, DJs and superstar talent ever witnessed. www.jeffreysanker.com

PS Gay Men’s Chorus Spring Concert 2014. PS High School, Palm Springs

April 26-27

OPTIMISTIC VOICES. Stonewall. Harvey Milk. Rainbow Flag. Act Up. Divas. Pride. Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. It Gets Better. Marriage Equality. Celebrate and remember LGBT history and a movement that can’t be stopped. It may have started small, but it has grown louder and stronger and continues to be a force to be reckoned with. Join us as we add our own voices and celebrate the stories that define us. All performances are interpreted for the deaf. Season tickets are only available online at www.psgmc.com.

Hot Rodeo 2014. Palm Springs

May 2-4

Greater Palm Springs Chapter of the Golden State Gay Rodeo Association presents Hot Rodeo 2014

Celebrating 30 years of gay rodeo in California. Enjoy a weekend of western rodeo and festivities. Our Friday Pool Party with the Cowboys and Cowgirls of the Hot Rodeo is not to be missed! Kick up your heels under the stars at our Saturday Night Dance. This event will be even HOTTER than last year! For info visit www.palmspringsrodeo.org

Brew at the Zoo. The Living Desert, Palm Desert

May 3

The 5th Annual Brew at the Zoo. Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Proceeds from Brew at the Zoo help The Living Desert care for over 500 animals, 1,600 protected acres, and provide scholarship programs for thousands of visiting schoolchildren.

For further info visit www.livingdesert.org

DBA April Events

April 7th 6:00-8:00 pm
Speed Networking Facilitated by Desert Cow Computers
Held at the Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors
6pm-8pm 4045 E. Ramon Road Palm Springs
April 21st Mixer 6:00-8:00 pm
Signs By Tomorrow
73-850 Dinah Shore Drive, Palm Desert
For more info visit www.desertbusinessassociation.org


Copa. In a throwback to old Palm Springs’ nightclubs, the Copa is fashioned around an elevated performing stage and a stunning u-shaped bar lined with leather barstools, upholstered booths, and gilded cocktail tables. Sink into the sexy lounge, sip a cocktail, and enjoy the lineup of local and guest entertainers. For weekly schedule visit www.coparoomps.com

The Purple Room. Supper club, drinks and live music. It’s where Palm Springs plays. Great entertainment nightly  and dinner specials. You never know whom you might see at The Purple Room. For monthly schedule and info visit www.thepurpleroompalmsprings.com

Oscar’s Café & Bar. You and your dog(s) are invited to join us every Saturday and Sunday from 7:30am – 2:00pm for a fun brunch on our always dog-friendly patio. Oscar’s Cafe & Bar participates in My Perfect Pet’s “Dine with Your Dog” program, offering fresh, whole, healthy 100% Human-Grade Food for your dog while serving delicious human food for our pet parents!  Dog meals are offered FREE with a $2 per meal donation (which benefits local animal nonprofits) 7 days a week at Oscar’s Cafe & Bar. Make your Bow Wow Brunch Reservations by calling Oscar’s at (760) 325-1188. PS:  Brunch is also available indoors for those without pets! www.oscarspalmsprings.com

Hunters Nightclubs® Palm Springs, Palm Springs’ go-to gay bar and dance club, has been leading the way in full-out fun for 13 lucky years now! And we keep it pumping, making it better for you all the time with our unparalleled event line-up. We enjoy having the desert’s most sought-after and friendly DJs, full-on themed events, and a staff that has it all without the attitude. And of course, we are proud to hold the longest happy hour in the entire Valley. Remember: Size Matters. Come by for our happy hour from 10am – 7pm. Yes, that’s right: 9 hours long! For a list of all events and specials visit www.huntersnightclubs.com

Art Walk. Back Street Art District, Discover the Backstreet Art District, on the first Wednesday of every month, the coolest, hippest art destination in the desert. Stroll through a dozen artist-owned galleries and working studios featuring exciting collections of original, contemporary art by nationally and internationally recognized artists including paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, ceramics as well as performing arts. Experience the thrill of interacting with working artists, engaged in creating new works of art or recently commissioned pieces. ART WALKS are held the first Wednesday of every month during evening hour. More info www.backstreetartdistrict.com

“The Playgirls” at Toucans Tiki Lounge featuring Tommi Rose. Performances 8, 10pm.These darling Divas of drag really deliver with their very own brand of entertainment to packed houses. Special guests appear weekly. DJ in the sound booth. Every Sunday Complete list of events www.toucanstikilounge.com

Wang’s in the Desert. The weekly Wang’s Live Entertainment series features the best in local and regional musical talents.  Guests can relax from cabaret and Broadway show performances to upbeat, jazzy showcases on the Zen Patio, with its beautiful stone outdoor fireplace, giant red Buddha statue and lush tropical surroundings. The Sunday series is becoming the new performance showcase for weekends and holidays in downtown Palm Springs. It’s the perfect, casual venue for great music, cool cocktails and of course, a fantastic crowd. For more information about Wang’s in the Desert, visit www.wangsinthedesert.com

Bella da Ball Cabaret Variety Dinner Revue at Azul features a different show each week with a cast of male and female vocalists and drag personalities. The highly popular show is hosted and produced by Palm Springs’ area social ambassador, Bella da Ball, and features music-comedy-song-dance-costuming-headdresses-photo ops-door prizes-audience participation and more. The 95+ minute production features musical numbers ranging from show tunes to country to pop and everything in between. Don’t miss the fun every Tuesday at 7:30pm! No cover. www.azultapaslounge.com