March 28-30, 2014. A celebration of big men, bears, and the men who love them. FRI: Welcoming Party at Hunter's, followed by Movie Night. SAT: DJ Chub Jim poolside playing great music to frolic by in the sun; 8pm Dance Under The Stars poolside at the Canyon Club Resort. In/out privileges to the resort will be until midnight each night. See packages online:
April 12, 2014, at CBCC, Palm Springs. Packed with hot men from Southern California and around the world; guys flock to Palm Springs for CumUnion. Open to gay and bi men of all ages, types, there is something for every hole out there. Swimming pool, Jacuzzis, waterfalls. Future parties: see twitter for updates.
April 12, 2014, 8pm + April 13th, 3pm, at Temple Isaiah, 332 W Alejo Rd, Palm Springs. The Men’s Chorus is proud to announce their Spring concert, a tuneful celebration of all that’s family from fathers to sons, grandparents to children, and all that’s relative in between. See in-season weekly rehearsals each Tuesday night at: MCC, 32150 Candlewood Dr, Cathedral City.
April 25-28, 2014. The largest gay dance music festival in the world, each year. 2013 lineup included DJs Ryan Kenney, Dani Toro, Dave & Gerardo, Pornstar, Grind, Peter Rauhofter, Danny Verde, Sean O'Grady, Paulo & Jackinsky, Andy Almighty, Wayne G, Manny Lehman, Tony Moran, Rosabel, & more. Largest pool party in desert. See website for 2014 details as announced:
May 2-4, 2014. Celebrating 30 years of gay rodeo in California! Held in previous years at AC Dysart Equestrian Center, Banning CA. Bull riding, barrel racing, team roping +more. Weekend of western rodeo and festivities in fun/ beautiful Palm Springs. Pool Party with cowboys and cowgirls of Hot Rodeo, dance, other events at clubs around town.
May 16-18, 2014, at CCBC Resort Hotel. The second Chubfest, where good friends meet and make new ones. Interested in Chub4Chub’s, Bears or Daddies? Chubfest is a social/ playful 3-day gathering at a clothing-optional resort with fun in the pool, hot tub, sauna and a playroom.
June 20-22, 2014. Three days of porn stars, hot men, pool parties, club parties, clothing-optional after-party, midway carnival with porn star carnies & adult toy prizes, XXX movie premiere, T-dance + much more ... all for charity! See website for dates, and photos from previous years.
Early August, 2014, Kitty Litter and her box of treats descend on Palm Springs. Past year included: Saturday Pool Party at CCBC, Mr Nude Awesome August Contest; Afterhours Dale Jag 'n Kelly's; "Recovery Sunday" poolside at CCBC Bar with DJ; Barracks BeerBust. See photos from previous years at the website.
Mid-September, 2014 - annual festival of feature films, documentaries & shorts for, by & about LGBT community. All screenings at Camelot Theatres, 2300 E Baristo Rd; Camelottheatres.com.
October 10-12, 2014, at the Canyon Club Hotel. Annual gathering for big men, bears & the men who love them. Past year included Friday Welcoming Party at Hunter's, Movie Night, under the stars. Saturday afternoon live DJ poolside frolic in the sun; and evening Dance Under The Stars - all at the Canyon Club Resort.
November 7-9, 2014 - Sat/Sun Festival; Sunday Parade from 10am on Palm Canyon Dr. for more info + previous years' photos, see website. Also Mr Nude Palm Springs contest at CCBC - live DJs, performances, prizes + more.
November 6-9, 2014 (tentative): leather vendor market, cigar/pipe party; Mr Palm Springs Leather 2014-2015 Contest + Victory Dance, Pool Party/BBQ. Events typically at The Barracks, Hunters Nightclub, Tool Shed, Leon's at Desert Princess, and other bars. Also: Annual Mr Leather Pride Contest at CCBC.
January 2-12, 2015. The 26th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival plays host to a fabulous array of movies and movie stars -- a stellar line-up of over 100 films from more than 60 countries. Special events include the Awards Gala, on Saturday, January 3rd. See website for details.
Mid--February, 2014, (tentative-see website for confirmation) Presidents Day Weekend party under the palms, three themed dance parties, heated pool, cabanas and outdoor lounges, fire pits and bars; top DJs, live entertainment, Aerial Tramway Excursion, buffets, Sun headline performance + T-dance, and thousands of bears from around the globe.