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 (9/20/19 – 9/22/19:

Luis Fonsi | Friday

The “Despacito” singer brings his Vida world tour to Fantasy Springs.  Tickets begin at $49 for the Special Events Center concert.

Get more info here.

98 Degrees | Friday

The brothers Lachey and the other guys in the group (??) descend upon Cabazon’s Morongo Casino for a Friday night show at 9 pm.  Tickets are $29 to $49.

Get more info here.

El Grito | Saturday

From 3 to 10 pm, Rancho Las Flores Park will host live music and entertainment, a kid’s zone, and local food vendors in a celebration of Mexican Independence Day.  It’s free to attend, just don’t bring any coolers or outside alcohol to the event.

Get more info here.

Rob Thomas | Saturday

🎶Man it’s a hot one 🎶

The Matchbox 20 singer is doing a solo show in Indio at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino at the Special Event Center. Tickets will set you back $59 to $99.

Get more info here.

Steely Dan | Saturday

Expect hits like “Do It Again,” “Reelin’ In The Years,” “Dirty Work,” and many more when Steel Dan takes the stage at The Show at Agua Caliente Casino.  Seats to the show are going for $125 to $175.

Get more info here.

Other things to check out this weekend:

  • Fantasy Springs has a two tribute bands this weekend at the Rock Yard – with a Gloria Estefan tribute on Friday and Guns N’ Roses tribute on Saturday.  Get more info here.
  • La Quinta Brewing has live music and food on Friday night at their Palm Desert location.  Get more info here.
  • Safari Nights continues on Friday evenings all through September.  Get more info here.
  • Apple picking season is underway in Oak Glen.  We have a guide for you here.
  • Oktoberfest events are popping up everywhere.  We have a full roundup of all of this fall’s Oktoberfest events here.

Have a great weekend!!


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