So Many Fun Things to Do in Cathedral City!

Families enjoy unique inviting space outside the City’s Civic Center and Mary Pickford Theatre, so reminiscent of a quintessential town square, plays host to a growing list of festivals that includes the vividly colorful Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival, Taste of JaliscoCathedral City LGBT Days, a portion of the Palm Springs International Film Festival, Halloween Spooktacular and Easter Kidapalooza.   During the Holidays, families also enjoy the North Pole Village at Snow Fest and the delightful “Candy Cane Lane”, the annual display of seasonal lights mounted by residents of Minerva Road in the Panorama neighborhood. Tourists from around the world come to view the unique “Fountain of Life” interactive water sculpture situated right in the heart of downtown.

soccer kidsEight community parks lie within Cathedral City’s boundaries. Sports and health enthusiasts take particular delight in Dennis Keat Soccer Park, home to the community’s popular AYSO soccer program and Desert Healthcare District’s fitness track and exercise stations. Baseball fans gravitate to Big League Dreams Sports Park while ice skaters and hockey players, both amateurs and Olympians, cherish Desert Ice Castle for its high quality sports venue.

Those seeking leisure time fun find plenty at Boomers! Family Entertainment Center where offerings include miniature golf, go-karts, bumper boats, climbing wall and a video-game arcade. Film buffs flock to D'Place Entertainment's Mary Pickford Theatre to enjoy a film in Plush Recliners or D-Box Motion Chairs and Coachella Valley Repetory for LIVE theatre and music.  The CVRep Playhouse serves as one of four anchors to Cathedral City’s Arts and Entertainment District.  Other anchors include the Mary Pickford Theatre, the Cathedral City Community Amphitheater and the Agua Caliente Casino Cathedral City.


Family Fun Centers

Miniature Golf, Go Karts, Bumper Boats, Rock Wall & Game Room

Big League Dreams Sports Park
Replica fields of Wrigley Field, Yankee Stadium and Fenway Park

Palm Springs Lanes
Bowling and Billards



Mary Pickford Theatre

(14 Stadium Seating with Pure Digital Cinema - also designed for film festivals)

Regency Cathedral City 10
(Theater complex with multiple screens, all-stadium seating & self-service ticketing kiosks.)

Coachella Valley Repertory
(One of America’s premier regional Actors’ Equity playhouses)

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Taste of Jalisco Festival Returns to Cathedral City February 3 – 5, 2023

Celebrate the sights, sounds, and tastes of the state of Jalisco, Mexico at the 7th Annual Taste of Jalisco Festival, February 3 -5, 2023 in downtown Cathedral City. This annual celebration honors the 26-year sister city relationship between Cathedral City and Tequila, Jalisco (Mexico) through culture, cuisine, music, and fashion. Admission to the festival is... Continue reading

Palm Springs International Film Festival Returns to Cathedral City, Coachella Valley Jan. 5-16, 2023

The 34th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) announced that the festival’s opening night will be the World Premiere of 80 For Brady directed by Kyle Marvin, on Friday, January 6. The festival will close with The Lost King, directed by Stephen Frears on Sunday, January 15. The festival will screen 134 films from... Continue reading

Free Yoga Classes Begin Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, at Cathedral City Community Amphitheater

The Cathedral City Parks and Community Events Commission proudly brings free yoga classes to the Cathedral City Community Amphitheater, 68526 Avenida Lalo Guerrero, Cathedral City. Gentle Yoga will take place at 8:30-9:30 a.m. and Power Yoga at 10:00-11:00 a.m. every Tuesday morning starting Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023. Classes will run through March 28, 2023.  The... Continue reading

Agua Caliente Casinos Host Three Parties in Three Locations to Ring in 2023

Agua Caliente Casinos, a portfolio of three top destinations for dining, entertainment and hospitality in the Coachella Valley, is celebrating New Year’s Eve with three parties at three locations – Palm Springs, Cathedral City and Rancho Mirage, California. The Party Under the Stars New Year’s Eve Celebration is happening on Saturday, December 31, at 8... Continue reading