Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism rounds up the top music and dance special events taking place this spring.
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Crowd at Tachevah Palm Springs
Palm Springs, CA (PRWEB) January 24, 2014
Music lovers will unite in Palm Springs to attend an eclectic mix of concerts, festivals and parties ranging from jazz to electronica to indie rock. Live music and entertainment have long played a fundamental role in Palm Springs’ evolution ranging from supper clubs to circuit parties to outdoor concerts.
In April 2014, there are seven music and dance events scheduled including The Dinah Shore Weekend, Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival, The White Party, Opera in the Park, Tachevah: A Palm Springs Block Party, Coachella Music Festival and Stagecoach Country Music Festival.
Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend
Dates: April 2-6, 2014
Locations: Special events at Palm Springs Convention Center, Zeldaz Nightclub and Hilton Palm Springs
Description: More than 15,000 women from all over the world will gather in Palm Springs for The Dinah, also known as The Dinah Shore Weekend by Club Skirts. This LGBT event has been in Palm Springs for 24 years, and coincides with the Ladies Professional Gold Association’s Kraft Nabisco Championship Golf Tournament (formerly the Dinah Shore Golf Championship).
Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival
Dates: April 4-7, 2014
Locations: Special events at Spa Resort Casino Hotel and Indian Canyons Golf Resort
Description: A four-day festival of jazz performances at several venues and clubs throughout downtown. The festival brings female jazz performers of the highest caliber for a multi-event walking jazz tour of the city.
Palm Springs Opera in the Park
Date: April 6, 2014
Location: Sunrise Park in Palm Springs
Description: A free concert featuring young opera stars with a professional orchestra conducted by Maestro Valery Ryvkin.
Tachevah: A Palm Springs Block Party
Date: April 16, 2014
Time: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Location: Downtown Palm Springs
Description: A free outdoor concert in downtown Palm Springs between the Coachella Music Festival weekends featuring a headlining band and three regional unsigned bands picked by Goldenvoice who will perform their original songs. Up and coming DJs will play in between band performances.
Jeffrey Sanker’s White Party
Dates: April 25-28, 2014
Locations: Special events at Palm Springs Convention Center and Renaissance Palm Springs.
Description: Celebrating its 25th year in the Palm Springs, The White Party is one of the premier gay circuit parties in the world. The four-day event of different festivities that range from pool parties, live DJs, dance parties, Circus Icon T Dance, and much more.
Coachella Valley Music Festival
Dates: Weekend 1: April 11-13, 2014 | Weekend 2: April 18-20, 2014
Location: Empire Polo Grounds 81-800 Avenue 51, Indio CA
Description: Annual three day music and arts festival that features many genres of music including alternative rock, hip hop, and electronic music as well as large sculptural art.
Stagecoach Country Music Festival
Dates: April 25-27, 2014
Location: Empire Polo Grounds, 81-800 Avenue 51, Indio CA
Description: This is an annual outdoor country music festival with artists that range from folk, mainstream, bluegrass, roots rock, and alternative country music.
Palm Springs is less than two hours away from Los Angeles and San Diego. Daily flights are available to the Palm Springs International Airport from major U.S. cities and Canada. For a complete listing of upcoming events and travel deals, please visit the Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism's visitor website, http://www.VisitPalmSprings.com