Brad Fuhr

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This goes along with the recent accolades by the CV Independent for a two-get that we are very proud of.

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Holiday Sparkle Concert

Palm Canyon Theatre presents Holiday Sparkle on Wednesday, December 15 at 7:30 p.m. PCT Company members and special guest artists will delight audiences with an array of holiday music from classic ballads to contemporary favorites. The evening also culminates a food and toy drive for The Community Food Bank @ The Center and Toys for Tots. (Donations of non-perishable food and new, unwrapped toys can be dropped off at the theatre anytime through Dec 15). Get tickets

DAP Health Transgender Holiday Reception

Eat Drink Be Merry Holiday Reception

Join DAP Health for their annual Transgender Holiday Reception at Eight4Nine on Monday, December 13 from 5:00–7:00 p.m. Hosted by Palm Springs’ own Miss Rusty Waters and featuring an evening of complimentary beverages, appetizers, raffles and more. Free event, registration requested. More info

Premium Bourbon Tasting at Purple Room

Join the Purple Room Supper Club, home of Frank’s Bourbon Bar, for The Garrison Brothers Premium Bourbon Tasting with Aaron Pond on Monday, December 13 from 4:00–6:00 p.mGet tickets

Luminary Luncheon with Bob Mackie

Bob Mackie

CVRep presents a Luminary Luncheon with Bob Mackie on Thursday, December 16 from 11:15–1:15 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton in Rancho Mirage. This incomparable American fashion designer and costumier is best known for his dressing of entertainment icons such as Ann-Margret, Lucille Ball, Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross, Carol Channing and many more. Hear about his legendary career and designing for Hollywood’s elite. Get tickets

Help for Shoulder and Neck Pain


Eisenhower Health and The Center present Common Sources of Shoulder and Neck Pain and Current Interventions on Wednesday, December 15 from 4:00–5:00 p.m. via Zoom. Get practical advice from Ken Zaparinuk, DPT on the best stretches for you, because moving your joints through their full ranges of motion isn’t just important for athletes. Mobility and stability exercises can help keep your joints healthy, reduce your risk of injury, and keep your body moving pain-free. More info

Ho Ho Ho Down 2021

Ho-Ho-Ho Down Crop

Among Friends and Bearded Shirts present the 5th Annual Ho Ho Ho Down on Friday, December 17 from 5:00–7:00 p.m. at Hunters. Support Sanctuary Palm Springs with your purchase of this year’s “HO” shirt for $25, (or $20 if you take off your shirt to put your “Ho” on right there!). More info

Jazzville: Good Time Jazz Band

Good Time Jazz Band New Orleans Christmas

On Thursday, December 16 at 7:00 p.m., Jazzville Palm Springs presents Good Time Jazz Band at the Cascade Lounge inside Agua Caliente Casino in Palm Springs. This is their big Christmas in New Orleans show, featuring drummer and washboard player Gareth Price. Deck the halls with beads and balls for some serious swingtime and Dixieland, baby! Cocktails, wine and delicious small bites will be available to order and enjoy while bopping to the tunes of the evening. Get tickets

Blame it on the Mistletoe


Musical Theatre University presents Blame it on the Mistletoe on Thursday, December 16 at 7:00 p.m. at the Palm Springs Cultural Center. This feature-length, original movie musical has a cast of 24 talented Musical Theatre University students, joined by Lucie Arnaz, Bella da Ball, Jim J Bullock, Ruta Lee, Lorna Luft, Lindsay Wagner and more featuring 16 new songs for the holidays. The story: A romantic comedy that begs the question, “What happens if your first kiss under the Mistletoe is with Mr. Wrong?” Proceeds benefit visual and performing arts education in the Palm Springs Unified School District. Get tickets


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