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Ada Vox, Willie Gomez and David Hernandez Among Headliners At HALLOWEEN PALM SPRINGS 2022

HALLOWEEN PALM SPRINGS Returns With Several American Idol Alumnus On The MainStage, And More

Ada Vox, Willie Gomez and David Hernandez Among Headliners At HALLOWEEN PALM SPRINGS 2022

Halloween Palm Springs will return to Arenas Road (Arenas District - Downtown Palm Springs) on Sunday, October 30 from 4:00-10:00p.m. A Hocker Productions event, Halloween Palm Springs is FREE with a suggested donation of $10 being accepted at each of the entrances benefiting DAP Health, Palm Springs Gay Men's Chorus, Greater Palm Springs Pride and LGBTQ Community Center of the Desert.

"Each year, our talent line-up reflects the diversity in the music industry with a focus on female artists who bring their energetic shows to the desert. We continue to support Palm Springs based LGBTQ non-profit organizations as we are passionate about giving back to the community we love," Jeff Hocker, Executive Producer, Halloween Palm Springs.

Registration for the Costume Contest begins at 6:30p.m at the Information booth on Arenas Road and will end promptly at 7:45p.m. Registered participants must be in line with their wristband at the main stage no later that 8:00p.m.

Participating Arenas District Merchants include Hunters Night Club, Streetbar, Chill Bar Palm Springs, Black Book, Eagle 501, Lulu California Bistro, Johannes, Score, Division Clothing Store, Bear Wear, Gay Mart, Rough Trade, Daddy's Barbershop, BIKE, Quadz Palm Springs, I Heart Mac and Cheese and Tryst Bar.

Sponsors also include: Effen Vodka, Heimark Distributing (Nutrol, Stella Artois, Michelob Ultra, Budweiser and Bud Light), Cybersocket.com, Aperol, Red Bull, Channel Q 103.1 FM, Julie Montante's 420 Bank Dispensary & Lounge, The Standard Magazine, Town Real Estate, Desert Vacation Villas, Palm Springs Plumbing, Andy Linsky, Bill Hynes, Sara Milmet, Andrew Christian, Monster Energy Drink, Jägermeister, Palm Springs Disposal Service, Bright Event Rental, GED Magazine, Gay Desert Guide and KGAY 106.5 FM, Broadway World, Desert Daily Guide, Hotel Zoso, Palm Mountain Resort, Mike Thompson RV Super Stores and many more.

A VIP AREA includes The Effen Vodka VIP Lounge with a hosted Bar, a Meet and Greet with the artists and in/out privileges all for only $75. Tickets.

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Ada Vox, Willie Gomez and David Hernandez Among Headliners At HALLOWEEN PALM SPRINGS 2022Ada Vox, Willie Gomez and David Hernandez Among Headliners At HALLOWEEN PALM SPRINGS 2022
September 19, 2022

Halloween Palm Springs will return to Arenas Road (Arenas District – Downtown Palm Springs) on Sunday, October 30 from 4:00-10:00p.m. A Hocker Productions event, Halloween Palm Springs is FREE with a suggested donation of $10 being accepted at each of the entrances benefiting DAP Health, Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus, Greater Palm Springs Pride and LGBTQ Community Center of the Desert. 

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