The American documentary film festival returns in person this week

Coachella Valley Quick Launch: April 7

Entrepreneurs, here is the opportunity to present your business idea to a panel of your peers on the College of the Desert India campus. Get feedback on your business, product or concept.

Dana Daniels: April 7-9 and 14-16

Dana Daniels magically made it to the Judge Cuts round of America’s Got Talent10th season, alongside his so-called psychic green parrot, Luigi. Daniels mesmerizes live audiences at Marvyn’s Magic Theater in La Quinta.

Celtic Thunder: April 8

Singing group Celtic thunder bring the Emerald Isle to the McCallum Theater with their elaborate sets and a backing band playing traditional Irish instruments.

Lunch of the Friends of the College of Authors of the Desert: April 8

Lunch with the author of Sold on a Monday, Kristina McMorris. After lunch, she will talk about her writing and the book. Copies of the book will be given to all participants.

New artistic evening at the Desert Art Center: April 8

Come celebrate two new shows at The Desert Art Center with festive refreshments on our back lawn. We have the widest selection of local artwork in the Coachella Valley.

Blind Pig Experience at CREATE Center for the Arts: April 8

Dust off your zoot suits and flapper dresses and get ready for an epic speakeasy experience. Step back in time as Create studios are transformed into unique clubs with food, drink, games and fun.

Dazzle, dazzle, shine! April 8-10

Take a seat at the Annenberg Theater in Palm Springs for an evening of Broadway and movie favorites – plus a selection of songs from Queen – with the Palm Springs Gay Male Choir.