April is a busy time in the Valley, with a number of events that you won’t want to miss, with food, music, fashion and art. April Happenings in the Coachella Valley
Fashion Week – April 2nd – 9th
Celebrating the largest fashion show on the West Coast, Fashion Week is on from April 2nd to the 9th. Located at The Gardens on El Paseo, you’ll enjoy cocktails, fashion and charity events with all the latest and hottest designers.
White Party Palm Springs – April 8th – 11th
The largest gay dance music festival in the world, White Party Palm Springs is three days of hedonistic dancing and fun from April 8th to the 11th.
Palm Desert Food & Wine Festival – April 8th – 10th
Enjoy scrumptious food and wine, plus celebrity chef demonstrations at the Palm Desert Food & Wine Festival, from April 8th to the 10th. You’ll be able to taste delicious offerings from more than 40 local restaurants and from top Californian chefs. This event is located at The Gardens on El Paseo.
Opera in the Park – April 10th
The 18th annual Opera in the Park is a free event featuring a professional orchestra and makes a fun family-friendly event. Bring a blanket and picnic to enjoy the beautiful sounds at this cultural event located in Sunrise Park in Palm Springs.
Talent Competition – April 14th – 16th
This almost sold-out event at the McCallum Theatre is a sight to see. Watch performers of all ages compete to be the best with stunning and visual performances.
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival – April 15th – 17th
Well-known around the world, this event brings together artists from all genres for three days of camping, music and art. This is a not-to-miss event!
Free Entrance at Joshua Tree National Park – April 16th – 24th
Admissions fees are waived for National Park Week at all national parks across the country. Take this opportunity to visit the fascinating Joshua Tree Park and get closer to nature.
Stagecoach Festival – April 29th – May 1st
Another hot festival not to be missed, the Stagecoach Festival at the Empire Polo Club features the hottest country performers for 2 days of music and other exciting attractions. Headliners include Carrie Underwood and Luke Bryan.