Tuesday Nights at: The Metropolitan Community Church, 32150 Candlewood Dr, Cathedral City, CA. The Men’s Chorus invite you to come and check them out at one of our weekly rehearsals.
First Fridays, 9:30pm-12:30am at Tool Shed. Monthly Beverage Benefit of our brother club, Palm Springs Leather Order of the Desert. $5 suggested donation gets you cheap drafts and sodas. Proceeds from go to support local charities and club functions. PSLOD Member Meetings on first Wednesdays, 7pm at The Center, 2nd floor, 611 S. Palm Canyon Dr, Suite 201.
Every Saturday, 9pm-2am at Oscar's Cafe & Bar. Guest DJs. Hosts have included: Cheyne Hauk, Michael Everaert, Sham Ibrahim, Ceaser Gomez, Vidal Sotelo, Luis Gavela, Eric Del'Accort, Rhea Litré + The Legendary James Gypsy Haake. Performances and GoGo Boys, Drink Specials, No Cover.
September 29 - October 1 Bears on the Prowl; Oct 6-8 Sling Fling; Oct 12-16 Western Exposure Bear Camp; Oct 21 Cum Union; Oct 27-30 Leather Pride; Nov 3-5 Palm Springs Pride; Nov 11 Cum Union; Nov 17-20 Bears On the Prowl; Nov 23-27 Thanksgiving Weekend + Chub Fest.
October 12-16, 2017. THU 3pm-1am Jockstrap Meat/Greet, Pool Movies. FRI 10am Pool Party, Noon Lunch BBQ, After Dark Pool Party. SAT 10am-6pm Pool Party, Lunch BBQ, 6pm-1am Wet Bears Pool Party bar 'til 1am, pool all night. SUN 10am-4pm Pool Party, Lunch BBQ, 4pm-1am Farewell Fetish Party. Daily breakfast. After Hours cruising frolics + 24-hour clothing optional pool, deck, hot tubs.
October 15, 2017, 8pm at Spurline Video Bar. A karaoke fundraiser for PS Rodeo. Donate and pick a song for someone to sing – Donate to get out of singing a song picked by someone for you to sing. It's karaoke and IT'S FUN!
October 21, 2017, 10pm-4am 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/ bi men/ all ages/ types, there's something for every hole. Swimming pool, Jacuzzis, waterfalls. Next date: Nov 11; Dec 16. See twitter.
October 31, 2017, 8pm Tuesday night. Annual Halloween street party and costume contest - street is closed to traffic. Singers, dancers and some very talented drag. Contest begins 8pm, cash and prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners. All welcome to enter the contest or come watch. More parties, contests, shows at restaurants, bars, hotels throughout the city area.
November 3-5, 2017 - Viva la Vida - Events include: SAT Block Party on Arenas Rd. SAT/SUN Festival with stage entertainment. SUN Parade from 10am in Downtown Palm Springs from Amado to Baristo. Other events around town. More info + previous year photos, see website:
November 17, 2017, 7:30pm-midnight in the New Scorpion Room/ Chill Bar, 217 E Arenas Rd, Palm Springs. Friday Country Dance nights Two-Step, Waltz, Shadow, Swing, and Line Dance. Next Chill Bar date: Dec 15th. For more CW dance events check out Trunks Bar, 36737 Cathedral Canyon Dr, Cathedral City: Oct 7th Barn Dance + Nov 4th - 7pm - Saturday night Country Western Dancing with lessons.
November 23-27, 2017 at CCBC Resort Hotel. Three-day Thanksgiving Weekend social/ playful gathering at clothing optional resort. Created by Tyler and Jack to get friendly people together for sun, fun and playfulness in the pool, hot tub, sauna or playroom. Guys from all over the US, Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia attend. Next: May 11-13, 2018 Chubfest Spring at CCBC Resort Hotel.
January 2-15, 2018. Among the largest film festivals in North America, welcoming 135,000 attendees each year for its lineup of new and celebrated international features and documentaries over two weeks. The Black Tie Awards Gala, honors the best achievements of the year. Passes and ticket packages on sale now. Also see ShortFest in mid-June, and PSIFS Year-Round, online:
February 8-12, 2018. Five-day weekend of events for bears + friends. Past year at Hard Rock Hotel with Early Bears Party, Pool Parties, Furrocious Party, Disco Inforno Party, Leather Gear Party and Bon Voyage.
March 10, 2018, past year Sold Out - watch for news about the event, expected to be even bigger and better! The dance party where you can expect queens, bears, femmes, studs, and everything in between serving up fabulousness/ dancing the night away with TV personalities, philanthropists, and politicians. Rock a sassy red dress or a snappy red pant suit in support of The Center.
March 28 - April 1, 2018. The largest lesbian all-girl/ music event in the world. Past events have included: Pre-Party at Hilton Palm Springs; Opening Party at Zelda's; FRI TGIDF Party at Hilton + White Party at Hard Rock Hotel; Wet + Wild Pool Party at Hilton + Dinah Comedy House + Hollywood Party, both at Hard Rock; Pool Party at Hilton + Closing Party at Zelda's.
April 27-30, 2018. Largest annual gay dance music festival in the world. Pool parties, Underwear Party, Main Event dance party with massive sound/ spectacular state-of-the-art production, elaborate décor and visuals to push the boundaries of your senses + afterhours. SUN T-Dance and Closing Party. Host hotel: TBA. More details at:
May 4-6, 2018, hosted by CCBC Resort, the largest clothing optional Gay men’s resort in California. California's largest gay/bi men of color getaway, attracting over a thousand gay and bisexual men from around the world. See details at website:
May 11-13, 2018. Past year events at AC Dysart Equestrian Center, 2101 W Victory Ave, Banning. Rodeo; pool party, underwear auction, parties at Trunks, Toolshed, Chill Bar and Alibi/Azul. Expanded festival/ food trucks; Cowboy Red Carpet entry + more shade. Host hotel: Baymont Inn & Suites390 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs. See their website for more information.
June, 2018 (TBC). Approximately 338 shorts were selected and screened in 90-minute themed programs this past year. See website lineup including 10 LGBT titles: Alex and the Handyman, The Cure; Marz; The Mess He Made; Ocean Swells; Pria; Sunset; and Tonight It's You.
Ongoing Summer 2018 events. Greater Palm Springs area hotels, restaurants, bars, retailers, promoters and entertainment venues come together to create a vibrant and varied line-up of special offers and events. The Palm Springs Summer Splash Splash Pass is your key to discounts and savings all over Palm Springs and other desert cities, and it's free! See website for details:
September 20-23, 2018 (TBC) - annual festival of feature films, documentaries & shorts for, by & about LGBT community. All screenings at Camelot Theatres, 2300 E Baristo Rd; Camelottheatres.com. Also with screenings and film cruises throughout the other months of the year - see website for updates.