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Hard to believe that we’re releasing the Calendar of Events for September…where has the time gone?  Looking for some fun things to do around the Coachella Valley in September? Our colleagues at First American Title might have some answers with their monthly Calendar of Events:

Sundays In Summer Series | Sundays Through Sept. 30 at 2pm | The Joslyn Center-Arthur Newman Theatre, Palm Desert.

Please see the website for the show schedule. Tickets $15 cash only at the door.  For more information: 760-325-2731 | www.lesmichaels.com/joslyn

Palm Desert Aquatic Center Dive-In Movie Series | Sept. 1 at 7pm | Palm Desert Aquatic Center

The movie for Sept. 2st is “Avengers Infinity War.” The “Snack Shack” will be open to purchase snacks such as popcorn, hot dogs, cotton candy and more. Several pool areas will be open for fun and cooling off. With limited seating poolside, guests are encouraged to bring towels for the grassy areas. For more information: www.pdpool.com

Cooking With Trader Joe’s | Sept. 5 at 12pm | Cooking With Class, La Quinta

Join us for the lunchtime version of our most popular monthly class! Chef Rhonda Kite shares all of her favorite Trader Joe’s products, including tips, tricks and ‘hacks’ for creating amazing, simple meals that won’t break the bank. Each class features an all new menu utilizing seasonal products and some all-time favorite staples of our Chef. For more information: 760-777-1161 | www.cookingwithclasslq.com

Backstreet Art District Art Walk | Sept. 5 from 5-8pm | 2600 South Cherokee Way, Palm Springs

The first Wed. of each month experience Art Walk where galleries are open for guests to meet the artists, visit working studios and enjoy original fine and decorative art all in one location. For more information: 760-328-4144 | www.backstreetartdistrict.com

Palm Springs State of the City | Sept. 6 from 11:30am-1pm | Palm Springs Convention Center

With Mayor Robert Moon. For more information: www.pschamber.org

Safari Nights | Fridays Sept. 7-28 from 7-9:30pm | The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, Palm Desert

In addition to taking in the sights and sounds of the native and exotic animals in the evening, Safari Nights activities also include scorpion hunts, astronomy, and bat detector stations, giraffe feeding, plus live entertainment. Food and beverage tastings and specialty cocktails will be available for purchase. For more information: 760-346-5694 | www.livingdesert.org

2nd Saturdays Art Walk on Perez Road | Sept. 8 from 5-8pm | Cathedral City’s Art & Design District

Discover special art exhibits, museum quality art as well as cultural art to brighten your soul, meet other like-minded people, and maybe get a little exercise going from art gallery to design gallery to art gallery. For more information: 760-770-0340 | www.discovercathedralcity.com

Mas Indio | Sept. 8 at 9pm | Indio Performing Arts Center

The first-of-its-kind music and art show, featuring local bands and artists in collaboration between the city of Indio, Desert Theatreworks & Palma City. For more information: 760-775-5200 | www.indio.org

Morongo Basin Car Club Roadrunners Charity Car Show | Sept. 8 at 9am | Town Center Mall, Yucca Valley

Hot rods, muscle, classics, customs, trucks, rat rods, imports and motorcycles. Vendors, great food and raffle prizes! Proceeds benefiting SOS (Soldiers Organized Services) and Center for Healthy Generations. For more information: 760-365-2211 | www.mbccrr.org

Monument Night Adventure | Sept. 8 from 7:45-9pm | Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument

Take a short guided walk along the Art Smith Trail looking for the nocturnal creatures that inhabit our desert. This is a family event and minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Bring water and wear closed-toed shoes. For more information: 760-862-9984 | www.desertmountains.org

Bhakti Fest | Sept. 12-17 from 8am-5pm | Joshua Tree Retreat Center

The Bhakti Fest Group, long known for its tradition of offering the best in yoga, sacred music, and conscious teachings, is thrilled to announce the special appearance of Dr. Deepak Chopra M.D., co-founder JIYO.com, at its 10-year anniversary celebration. For more information: www.brightstarevents.net

Beats and Brews Festival | Sept. 15 from 12-5pm | The Saguaro Hotel, Palm Springs

Live Music, Arts, Beer and Tequila Tasting. For more information: 760-323-1711 | www.thesaguaro.com

El Grito | Sept. 16 from 3-10pm | Rancho Las Flores Park, Coachella

There will be live music and entertainment, a kid’s zone, and local food venders! Free admission and parking. For more information: 760-398-3502 | www.coachella.org

Coachella State of the City, Business Awards & Expo | Sept. 20 from 2:30-6pm | Spotlight 29 Casino - Medjool Room

Business expo portion is free to attend! For more information: 760-347-0676 | www.gcvcc.org

Cinema Diverse | Sept. 20-23 | Camelot Theatres, Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Cultural Center presents Cinema Diverse, the Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival featuring an exciting and varied combination of Feature Films & Short Films from around the world celebrating LGBTQ Cinema. For more information: 760-880-4921 | www.cinemadiverse.org

POW/MIA Recognition Night & Reception | Sept. 21 from 5:30-7pm | Palm Springs Air Museum

Honors those who were prisoners of war and those who are still missing in action. Evening Prayer Service followed by a Meet & Greet and documentary film screening event. The film, “A Solemn Promise, America’s Missing in Action” is a touching tribute to the 83,000 servicemen who haven’t yet come home from missions and battlefields around world. Wine and Light Hors d’oeuvres will be served. For more information: 760-778-6262 | www.palmspringsairmuseum.org

Morongo Thunder & Lightning Pow Wow | Sept. 21-23 | Morongo Casino Resort & Spa, Cabazon

Celebrate Native American culture and heritage. Enjoy music, dance, food, Native vendors and more. For more information: 951-755-5165 | www.morongopowwow.com

Desert Oasis Car Show | Sept. 22 from 10am-3pm | Luckie Park, Twentynine Palms

Food vendors, music and fun! For more information: 760-367-7562 | www.ci.twentynine-palms.ca.us

Tejano Music Festival | Sept. 22 from 5-10pm | Cathedral City Civic Center Plaza

The event will feature musical acts, Tejano food, beverages for all, and Tejano art. Festivities include music, vendors, food, drinks, raffles and kid zone. This event is fun for all ages. Admission and parking for the event are free. For more information: 760-905-7532 | www.tejanomusicfest.com

MCLOG 29 Palms Poker Run | Sept. 23 from 9am-3pm | VFW Post 1534, Desert Hot Springs

This run will consist of 5 check points. We are here to provide assistance to the Community, Veterans and their Families. For more information: 760-671-6185 / www.eventbrite.com

Honors Awards | Sept. 26 from 6-7:30pm | Hilton Palm Springs

Proceeds from the reception will support the Pride organization’s efforts to foster Pride in and respect for the region’s LGBT communities. For more information: 760-416-8711 | www.pspride.org

VillageFest | Every Thursday from 6-10pm | Palm Canyon Drive

Downtown Palm Springs transforms into a diverse array of artists, artisans, entertainers, and purveyors of fresh fruits and veggies, flowers, jewelry, snacks and sweets. Add all that to the great shops, restaurants, clubs, and entertainment venues located along World Famous Palm Canyon Drive – and the result is one of Southern California’s most popular weekly events: VillageFest! For more information: 760-320-3781 | www.villagefest.org

College of the Desert Street Fair | Every Sat. & Sun. from 7am-2pm | 43500 Monterey Ave., Palm Desert

With merchandise and services for all ages and any budget, the Street Fair offers more than 300 merchants, artists, a farmer’s market, live entertainment, gourmet food and more. For more information: 760-636-7957 | http://codaastreetfair.com

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