Wednesday, Oct. 25, marks one of the most anticipated nights of the year for fans and attendees of Greater Palm Springs Pride.

OUT PSP: A Kick Off to Pride is Greater Palm Springs Pride and the Gay Desert Guide’s kick off to
Pride weekend will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  with tastings from select Coachella Valley restaurants, bars, and beverage purveyors. You can drop in and sip on signature cocktails at the open bar while you and your friends watch the sun set behind the San Jacinto Mountains!

The gathering is an opportunity to recognize and honor the Grand Marshals of the 2017 Pride
Parade. On hand for the kick off will be Celebrity Grand Marshals Craig Ramsay and Brandon
Liberati and Palm Springs’ very own singer-entertainer Michael Holmes who is honored as the
Community Grand Marshal.

All proceeds from OUT PSP support the Pride organization’s efforts to foster Pride in and respect for
the region’s LGBT communities.


Greater Palm Springs Pride is set for Nov. 3-5  and is expected to attract more than 125,000 people. Considered to be one of the most scenic pride parades in the world, the Greater Palm Springs Pride Festival celebrates its 31st Anniversary with multiple block parties, a two-day festival and parade in Palm Springs.

The 2017 theme, is “Viva la Vida!” Live life… and celebrate that you live life as you please.

For a list of all Greater Palm Springs Pride events, click HERE.