We are less than two weeks from Palm Springs Pride and it’s all hands on deck! We’re moving gayly forward with plans for our KGAY 106.5 Pride stage on Arenas, including a commemorative t-shirt swap and Ross Mathews “fans”. That means Ross will soon be back on the air with KGAY.
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Monthly Center Social
The October Center Social presented by the LGBTQ+ Community Center of the Desert is on Wednesday, October 26 from 5:30–7 pm. This month the social will be at Copa Nightclub and Gay Desert Guide is a proud media partner of this event! The Center Social takes place the 4th Wednesday, at a different location every month. Join in for fun, community, and happy hour. More info
L-Fund Financial Seminars: Estate Planning
The L-Fund is offering the community Financial Seminars for lesbians and allies to learn and discuss personal finances with the third in a three-part financial planning seminar and social series, on Tuesday, October 25 from 6–7:30 pm at The Flannery Exchange in Palm Springs. Seminar Three is titled “Plan for the future: How an estate plan helps put you in control,” about caring for the people you love even after you’re gone, leaving behind a lasting meaningful legacy, and managing estate tax burden for both you and your heirs. Free event, registration required. More info
Palm Springs International Airport Job Fair
Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) is holding a Job Fair to help tenants fill more than 60 open positions on Tuesday, October 25 from 10 am–4 pm at the Palm Springs Convention Center. The airport is preparing for the upcoming tourist season, which PSP is expecting to be the busiest on record. They are looking to fill a variety of positions ranging from airlines to restaurants, and the Bob Hope USO is even looking for volunteers. The airport requests that applicants bring plenty of resumes with them as several companies will offer on-the-spot interviews. More info
Song of the Day VACAYA Caribbean Cruise Giveaway – Just Days Left!
KGAY 106.5 wants to send you on a VACAYA LGBT+ VACATION to the Caribbean for a full-ship LGBTQ+ cruise! You’ll be sharing and celebrating with 3,000 new friends in February 2023. You’ll set sail from Fort Lauderdale onboard “Celebrity Reflection” for 7 nights while enjoying world class dining, star-studded entertainment, signature VACAYA activities and mind-blowing parties! Listen for the VACAYA LGBT+ Caribbean Cruise Song of the Day at 8 am & 5 pm, and then go to the KGAY 106.5 Contest Page. Put in the name of the song, and you’re entered. The more days you play, the more chances you’ll have to WIN! (One entry per day). Brought to you by VACAYA, Visit Lauderdale, and KGAY 106.5!
Voice Overs…Now is Your Time!
Learn about the world of voiceover from a professional in the industry, Bridget Renshaw, on Monday, October 24 from 6:30–8:30 pm at the Palm Springs Leisure Center. In what could be the most enlightening 2 hours you’ve ever spent, this class will show you how you can actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, videos, and more. With eight years of experience in the industry, Bridget Renshaw’s voice can be heard in commercials, animations, voice dubbing, corporate videos, eLearning, and video games. Get tickets
Monkeypox Community Town Hall Meeting
The HIV + Aging Research Project (HARP-PS) is hosting another Monkeypox Community Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, October 25 at 6 pm on Zoom. This is an opportunity for community members to find out the most current information regarding this epidemic and to meet with state, county and city public health officials along with local health providers. More info
The Palm Springs Library presents Medicare 101- It’s Medicare Enrollment Time on Tuesday, October 25 from 10:30 am–12 pm in the Library’s Learning Center. Medicare Annual Enrollment Period is now, attend this informative lecture presented by Mussie Witkes to learn what options are available to you and have your questions answered. Mussie Witkes is a licensed, independent agent, and AHIP (America’s Health Insurance Plans) certified. More info
Our Visitor Map & Guide for Pride/Fall 2022 is Here!
Just in time for the fall season, which also means Pride season here in Greater Palm Springs, we present our Visitor Map & Guide Pride/Fall 2022! To help you find everything you need as a visitor or local, we feature the top places for Food & Drink, Nightlife, Shopping, Attractions, Gay Resorts with passes, Dispensaries, and other services. Look for our printed version around town if you’re here, or if planning a visit, you can view and download it right here, right now!