5 Things to Do in Greater Palm Springs For $20 or Less This Weekend

You like to have fun but, you also do not like being broke. So for you, here are 5 things to do in The Greater Palm Springs Area for the weekend of February 6th – 8th, all costing less than $20:

Sublime Tribute Band: Badfish, Riverside Municipal Auditorium, 8:30pm Friday (Price: $0 – $9)

Relive the 90’s with all of the awesome music of Sublime, as tribute band Badfish performs all of the hits you love: “What I Got”, “Wrong Way”, “Santeria”, “Smoke Two Joints” (from 40 Oz. to Freedom)”, and so many more. Goldstar has tickets for $0 to $9 (note: there is a small service fee on both), not bad for a night of cool tunes in Riverside.

Badfish Band Riverside Discount Tickets
Badfish (via Facebook)

Stand Up Comedy at Fantasy Springs, Saturday 10pm ($12.50 per person)

Comedian John Melendez (a.k.a. Stuttering John from The Howard Stern Show) headlines a trio of comedians at The Improv at Fantasy Springs. Melendez will be joined by Avi Liberman and Alycia Cooper.  Best of all, Groupon has a deal that scores you tickets and some drinks for 50% off! (Note that the deal only applies to the 10pm Saturday show (but then that is usually the best show anyway)

John Melendez

The Addams Family: A Frightfully Funny Musical Comedy, Sat. 7:30pm & Sun 2pm ($10)

The creepy, kooky, mysterious and spooky Addams family comes to the stage of the Old Town Temecula Community Theater as Temecula Valley Players bring to life Wednesday, Gomez, Morticia, Pugsley, Grandma, Lurch and everyone’s favorite weirdo, Uncle Fester. Goldstar can get you in for $10 a person (plus service fee) on Saturday night and Sunday afternoon.
Addams Family

Free Day at The Palm Springs Art Museum, Sunday 10am – 5pm (Free)

The Palm Springs Art Museum offers “Free 2nd Sundays” every 2nd Sunday of the month…and guess what? This is the 2nd Sunday. So you get free admission into the museum and all activities are free.


It’s Magic at The McCallum, Sunday 3pm ($15)

Magicians take to the stage at Palm Desert’s McCallum Theater for the 59th Annual Edition of “It’s Magic!” The LA Times calls It’s Magic! “A must for magic buffs of all ages!” $15 gets you a balcony seat for the show ($10 if you are a Rancho Mirage resident).

Enjoy your weekend!

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