10 shows happening in and around Greater Palm Springs in May

May is here and festival season is now behind us.  But, there are still plenty of shows happening in and around the Coachella Valley this month.

Here are 10 shows that, as of the moment I hit publish, still have tickets available:

Fuel, Candlebox, Marcy Playgound, & Dishwalla

The City of Yucaipa is hosting it’s three day Music and Arts Festival May 5 to 7. The event will include a beer garden, rides, a flower show, art vendors, and music – including a bunch of bands you have on your 90’s Spotify playlist Saturday night and Yachty by Nature performing all of your favorite yacht rock tunes.

The The Yucaipa Music and Arts Festival takes place in Historic Uptown at 35100 Yucaipa Boulevard.

Yucaipa Music and Arts Festival.


The band behind hits like “Eye of the Tiger” and “Burning Heart” takes to the stage at Vibe inside the Morongo Casino Resort Spa on Friday, May 12 at 10 pm.  All tickets are $20.

Morongo Casino Resort

Dustin Lynch

The country singer recently had three consecutive No. 1 hits and had had two Top 5 albums.  He will be performing May 12 at 9pm at The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa.

Morongo Casino Resort

Joshua Tree Music Festival


The 15th annual spring edition of the eccentric festival runs May 18 to 21.  Performers include Kraak & Smaak, Orgone, and House of Hamsa.  A four day pass is $190 and single day passes (which start at $70) are also available.

Joshua Tree Music Festival

Ann Wilson

The singer will perform both Heart songs and solo tracks at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino’s Special Events Center on Friday, May 19 at 8pm  Tickets run $39 to $69.

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

Joe Walsh

The guitar icon and member of The Eagles performs a solo show on May 19 at 8pm at Spotlight 29 Casino in Coachella. Tickets start at $99 and top out at $139.

Spotlight 29 Casino

Boy George

The former Culture Club frontman will perform at Vibe inside Morongo Casino Resort and Spa on Saturday, May 20 at 10 pm.  All tickets are $30.

Morongo Casino Resort

Ron White

The stand up comedian has two shows in one night at Cabazon’s Morngo Casino Resort and Spa on Friday, May 27.  The 8 pm show is sold out, but the 10:30 pm show (which will probably be better anyway) has tickets going for $55 to $269.

Morongo Casino Resort

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals

The singer songwriter performs at the Fox theater in Riverside on Friday, May 26 at 7pm. Tickets are $45 to $195.

Fox Performing Arts Center

David Blaine

The magician known for catching bullets, eating lightbulbs, and regurgitating frogs brings his talents to Riverside’s Fox Theater on Wednesday, May 31.  Tickets are $45 to $465.

Fox Performing Arts Center

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