With warmer weather on the way, February is an excellent time to visit the Coachella Valley, with a wide range of events that showcase the best of what we have to offer. Whether you're interested in golf, wine, food, cars, or modern design, you'll find something that of interest in our desert paradise. 




Rancho Mirage Writer's Festival - Feb 1-3


The 2023 Rancho Mirage Writer's Festival is an exciting event for book lovers and aspiring writers alike! This year's festival features a lineup of some of the most well-known and acclaimed authors in the world, including Fran Lebowitz, Maureen Dowd, Susan Choi, and Dave Barry. The festival offers the opportunity to attend readings, panel discussions, and workshops led by literary giants. In addition to the main events, there will also be book signings, an open mic night, and an exhibition showcasing local writers. 


For more information, click HERE.


Taste of Jalisco - Feb 3-5


The 7th annual Taste of Jalisco is a 3-day food festival celebrating Mexican cuisine and showcasing the best dishes from the state of Jalisco, home of tequila and mariachi music. With live music, dancing, and plenty of great food and drink, this is a perfect event for foodies and culture buffs alike.


For more information, click HERE.

Modernism Week - Feb 16-26


One of the signature events in Palm Springs, Modernism Week showcases the work of iconic architects including Richard Neutra, Albert Frey, William Krisel, and Donald Wexler. A variety of events provide a unique opportunity to explore residential and commercial properties, enjoy lectures and tours, and attend parties and events that celebrate the era. Modernism Week also highlights the contributions of interior designers, landscape architects, and graphic designers who created the look and feel of mid-century modern design.


For more information, click HERE.


Olive Crest Invitational Golf Tournament - Feb 6


This one-day golf tournament is a must-attend for anyone who loves the sport. With a challenging course at the Classic Club in Palm Desert, top-notch players, and great prizes, this is an event that's not to be missed for golfers of all skill levels. Event proceeds benefit Olive Crest, an organization dedicated to child abuse prevention. 


For more information, click HERE.


Dr. George Charity Car Show - Feb 11


This annual event showcases a wide variety of classic and modern vehicles at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. This year's show features over 200 cars ranging from vintage muscle cars, to high-end sports cars, and everything in between. You’ll be able to admire the cars up close and talk with the owners. The show also includes live music, food vendors, and family-friendly activities. All proceeds from the event go towards supporting the local community and various charities. 


For more information, click HERE.



Riverside County Fair - Feb 17-26


This annual event that brings together the community to enjoy food, rides, games, and live entertainment. You’ll enjoy delicious food, ride thrilling carnival rides, and play games for a chance to win prizes. The fair also features livestock competitions, agricultural exhibits, and a petting zoo. With the live concert lineup to be announced soon, the Riverside County Fair is the perfect way to spend a day with family and friends.


For more information, click HERE.


Desert WineFest - Feb 25-26


Don’t miss the first annual Desert WineFest, a premier wine tasting event that showcases the best local and international wines. The 2-day event takes place in Palm Desert’s Civic Park and offers a chance to sample a diverse range of wines and mingle with winemakers and wine experts. With over 100 different wines to taste, live music, a variety of food vendors, and a beautiful setting, the Desert Winefest is the perfect destination for wine lovers and foodies alike.


For more information, click HERE.




Caliente Comedy - Every Friday Night


Come out and enjoy a few hearty laughs at Caliente Comedy! Just stop by the Cascade Lounge at Agua Caliente Palm Springs every Friday at 8 pm for a great comedy show by some of the best touring comics. 

  • Dean Delray - Feb 3
  • Jade Catta- Preta - Feb 10
  • Michael Lenoci - Feb 17
  • LGBTQ Showcase - Feb 24

For more information and to buy tickets, click HERE.




McCallum Theatre - Small and intimate, the McCallum is one of the best venues in the desert.

  • Patti LuPone - Feb 7
  • The Piano Guys - Feb 10-11
  • Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band - Feb 15
  • Rosanne Cash with John Leventhal - Feb 21

For more information and to buy tickets, click HERE.


Acrisure Arena

  • Harry Styles - Feb 1
  • The Eagles - Feb 24-25

For more information and to buy tickets, click HERE.


Agua Caliente Casino - Agua Caliente has one of the premier showrooms in the valley, and live shows scheduled this month include:

  • Johnny Mathis - Feb 4
  • Air Supply - Feb 11
  • Crystal Gayle & Johnny Lee - Feb 17
  • Styx - Feb 18

For more information and to buy tickets, click HERE.



Fantasy Springs Casino

  • America - Feb 10
  • Hunter Hayes - Feb 11
  • Righteous Brothers - Feb 17
  • The Commodores - Feb 23

For more information and to buy tickets, click HERE.


Morongo Casino

  • Toni Toni Tone - Feb 11

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  • Once - Feb 21 - Mar 5

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Palm Canyon Theatre 

  • The Scarlett Pimpernel - Feb 10 - Mar 5

For more information and to get tickets, click HERE.


Desert Theatreworks 

  • Nunsense A-Men! - through Feb 4
  • The Mousetrap - Feb 10 - Mar 5

For more information and to get tickets, click HERE.


McCallum Theatre

  • My Fair Lady - Feb 17-19
  • On Your Feet! - Feb 24-26

For more information and to get tickets, click HERE.




Desert Art Festival  - Feb 18-20

Enjoy the work of 100 hand-selected artists who will present their paintings, etchings, sculptures and more at this free event at The River in Rancho Mirage.

For more information click HERE


Artwalk at Indian Wells - Feb 25-26

This smaller, more intimate art festival features 60 artists presenting in a variety of mediums for this juried event. .

For more information click HERE.


Coda Gallery

  • Jamie Perry & C. Dutch - Feb 3-17

For more information, click HERE


Palm Springs Museum of Art

  • Petra Cortright - through Mar 26
  • Phillip K Smith III: Light & Change - through May 7
  • Albert Frey: Innovative Modernist - Jan - Jun

For more information, click HERE


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We have avaailabity March & April in two of our rentals and we're now booking for fall 2023 and winter 2024 for all rental units. 


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