Welcome to Things to do in Palm Springs This Weekend – which provides information and links to concerts, events, festivals, and more happening in and around the Coachella Valley. Seeing as how there are 52 weekends a year, we update this page every week (usually Tuesday, sometimes Wednesday), so check back every week (make it easy by adding a bookmark!) to see what’s going on in Palm Springs, Indio, Palm Desert, Coachella, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, and everywhere in between.

Things to do in Palm Springs This Weekend (8/23/19 – 8/26/19:

Hatch Chile Roasting | Various Dates

It’s that time of year again, Hatch Chile Pepper fans! Roasting events kick off this weekend in the Coachella Valley – and there will be stops at various locations over the next couple of weeks.

We have a list of where to find all of the roasting locations around the Greater Palm Springs Area here.

Boz Scaggs | Friday

The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter brings more than 50 years of soulful hits to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino’s Special Events Center.  Tickets are prices at $69, $59, and $49.

Get more info here.

Tribute Bands | Friday & Saturday

Lineup for the Rock Yard at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio

There are plenty of tribute bands performing around the Coachella Valley this weekend. Here’s a rundown:

  • Spotlight 29: A tribute to David Bowie will be at Spotlight 29. $10 to get in.  More info here.
  • Rock Yard:  There’s a double-shot of Rock Yard this weekend at Fantasy Springs with a Toto tribute on Friday and a ZZ Top tribute on Saturday.  Free to get in. Get more info here.
  • Big Rock Pub: A Journey tribute performs on Saturday.  Get more info here.

Other things to check out this weekend:

  • La Quinta Brewing has live music with Giorg Tierez on Friday night from 7 to 9 at their Palm Desert brewery.  Get more info here.
  • Pauly Shore will apparently be doing comedy at The Hood in Palm Desert on Saturday night.  Get more info here.
  • There’s a ramen pop-up happening at the Riviera in Palm Springs on Sunday night with dinner seatings at 5:30 and 7:30.  Get more info here.
  • Hey Bertha will perform on Sunday afternoon at Brew Rebellion in Banning. Get more info here.
  • If you are looking to head out of town, there’s a Chili Pepper Festival in Cherry Valley, Disney fans can go nuts at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, and comedian Brian Regan will perform stand up comedy at Pechanga Casino in Temecula.

Have a great weekend!!