Looking for some fun things to do this week in the Desert? Check out our list below, courtesy of our colleagues at First American Title:

Animal Stories: Love & Bananas - An Elephant Story | Aug. 8 - 7pm | Camelot Theatres, Palm Springs

A joint fundraiser to support the Palm Springs Cultural Center and the Palm Springs Animal Shelter. Ashley Bell and a team of elephant rescuers led by world renown Asian elephant conservationist Lek Chailert, embark on a daring 48-hour mission across Thailand to rescue a 70-year-old captive blind Asian elephant and bring her to freedom. For more information: 760-325-6565 | www.camelottheatres.com

Idyllwild Arts presents Jazz in the Pines | Aug. 10-12 | Idyllwild Arts Academy: 52500 Temecula Rd.

Featuring over two dozen bands. Attendees can also browse the Festival Marketplace for festival t-shirts, hats, posters, jewelry, pottery and other crafts created by the Idyllwild area’s many outstanding artists. The Marketplace also offers a broad range of food and drink options, including Cajun cooking and barbecue, ice cream and smoothies, and much more. For more information: 951-659-2171 x2330 | www.jazzinthepines.com

Splash House 2018 | Aug. 10-12

A multi-venue music festival hosted poolside at three hotel resorts in Palm Springs. By night, the Palm Springs Air Museum hosts the After Hours program - a pair of open air parties back-dropped by vintage aircrafts and the glowing airport tarmac. For more information: www.splashhouse.com

2nd Saturdays Art Walk on Perez Road | Aug. 11 - 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

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