K-Swiss Desert Smash
Early in March, the world's best tennis players and golfers compete in a two-day fundraiser to benefit local charities.
Call (760) 773-9800 for more information.
La Quinta Arts Festival
Sculpture, painting, photography, drawing, fine craft and printmaking submitted by artists from all over the world will be on display at this juried outdoor event, accompanied by live entertainment, food, wine and children’s activities. Held in mid-March.
Call (760) 564-1244 for more information.
Swing'n Dixie Jazz Festival
The finest Dixieland, Swing Jazz and traditional bands in the country gather at Sunrise Park in Palm Springs in mid-March for a weekend of live music, food and family fun.
Call (760) 333-7932 for more information.
Native American Film and Art Festival
View twelve feature and short films produced by Native Americans at The Camelot Theatres. The festival also includes panel discussions, an art exhibit and a closing party. Sponsored by the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum in mid-March.
Call (760) 325-6565 for more information.
Dinah Shore Weekend
Coincident with the Nabisco Women’s Golf Championship in Rancho Mirage gay women gather in Palm Springs for a four-day weekend party all over town, organized by San Francisco’s ClubSkirts and Cherry Bar Lounge. held in late March.
Call (415) 974-5906 for more information.