- Interscope Records
- Capn’s Cove
- Marc Jacobs Pre-Party
- 818 Outpost
- geojam Desert
- Sonic Desert
- Camp Poosh
- TAO Desert Nights presented by Jeeter
- STURDY. OASIS
- Playboy After Dark
- Nylon House Presented by Samsung Galaxy
- Revolve Festival 2023
- Neon Carnvial 2023
- SoHo Desert House
- Day Club Palm Springs
- Sponsor an Event
- Desert Daze x Saguaro Hotel
Coachella parties came roaring back to life last year. And despite some logistical issues caused by labor shortages and a two-year pandemic hiatus, it seemed there were more parties than ever!
The desert party schedule was packed with pool parties, gifting suites, brand takeovers, mini-festivals and after parties. There’s something for everyone, and this year is shaping up to be even bigger and better.
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Who: Music and Entertainment Industry. Artists playing Coachella.
What: A poolside mixer for major music artists and celebrities.
When: Saturday April 15th, 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Where: Private House in Palm Springs
Why: Now in its seventh year, the event has quickly become one of the most anticipated parties of the weekend, attended by Interscope and festival artists alike. Past attendees have included Lana Del Rey, Jared Leto, FINNEAS, Ari Lennox, Zedd, OneRepublic, Machine Gun Kelly, Benny Blanco, Tierra Whack, Tame Impala, Shenseea, Stormzy, and many more.
Joining as chef once again is Mason Hereford, of the James Beard-nominated restaurant Turkey and the Wolf in New Orleans. Among many other accolades, Turkey and the Wolf has been hailed as one of the “Most Important Restaurants of the Decade” by both GQ and Food & Wine, and as “America’s Best New Restaurant” by Bon Appetit.
Guests this year will be able to enjoy beverages and snacks provided by PATRÓN EL ALTO Tequila, Pringles®, vitaminwater®, Heineken® Silver, and Rabble Wine, giveaways by American Express and LANEIGE, and sound by Sonos.
Interscope’s 7th Annual Coachella Party celebrates the festival and the Interscope artists participating, including performers BLACKPINK, boygenius, GloRilla, Kali Uchis, Pi’erre Bourne, Rae Sremmurd, Shenseea, WILLOW, YUNGBLUD and more.
Who: RSVP available
What: Pool party with vinyl DJ set by Anderson .Paak
When: Saturday April 15th, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Where: Margaritaville Resort, Palm Springs (Google Maps)
Marc Jacobs Pre-Party
Who: Invite Only
What: More info soon. Check back.
When: Saturday April 15th, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
- Where: Private Estate, Rancho Mirage
Who: Kendall Jenner and Friends. Open to the public, must RSVP, 21+
What: Your One Stop Festival Shop. Stop by for free festival essentials and exclusive 818 Tequila merch for sale. Festival essentials from Kylie Cosmetics, REVOLVE, Tower 28®, Emi Jay, Vacation®, lemme, pressed, Path, and more. All merch and giveaways are only while supplies last.
When: Saturday April 14th, 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Where: Exact location will be shared with those that RSVP before the event.
Why: If you want to do some celebrity spotting (Rhode is also a sponsor, so you know who will be there…) and get some free merch before heading over to Coachella.
Who: Influencers, Skaters and Hollywood Party Scene
What: DJ to be announced. Last year, this event was wild house party. Diplo played in a giant hangar on the property well into the morning. Guest list curated by Nyjah Houston.
When: Friday, April 14th, 11:00pm – 7:30am (that’s what time it wound down last year)
Where: House party in Bermuda Dunes (location revealed to RSVPs)
Why: Been partying at a club on the Sunset Strip and then invited to an after party at a house in the Hollywood Hills? Then you’ll know what to expect at geojam. Unlike some of the other events during Coachella weekend, which can sometimes feel overly branded or sponsored, this event will be a true party.
Who: RSVP for invite
What: Coca-Cola Creations will feature a flavorful portfolio of their limited edition beverages under the iconic Coca-Cola trademark lended by new expressions, driven by collaboration, creativity and cultural connections. Through the limited-edition, sequential releases, Coca-Cola Creations showcases new products and experiences across physical and digital worlds.
Participating partners include Grazia Magazine, Kumo Luxe haircare, Owl’s Brew great tasting clean boozy beverages, authentic wood-fired pizza by Dang Brother Pizza, and Drip IV Therapy’s on-demand vitamin-infused blends formulated with science-backed therapies to optimize repair, recovery, and rehydration. For Weekend 1, the hottest one-day pool party destination will feature a live celebrity deejay performance by DJ Roxy Ferrari and other special activations.
When: Saturday April 15th. Noon – 5:00pm
Where: Private Estate in Thermal (10 minutes from Coachella festival grounds)
Who: Invite or table service only.
- Friday: Tale of Us
- Saturday: Rüfüs Du Sol DJ Set
- Sunday: Keinemusik.
When: Midnight to 6:00am Friday, Saturday and Sunday of weekend 1.
Where: Zenyara… possibly the most beautiful luxury property in California. Complete with its own white sand beach, equestrian center, basketball court, zoo and golf course.
Why: Some places you just have to see to believe. Zenyara is one of them! Over the last few years, the property has hosted the most exclusive after parties of the weekend… Republic Records, Adidas Sport Club, and the Framework events including Solomun’s closing party Sunday night last year.
Who: Invite Only. Must be RSVPed. Poosh is Kourtney Kardashian‘s brand, so it goes without saying, the exclusive guest list makes this one of the most sought after RSVPs for the entire weekend.
What: Over 15 influencers will be invited to stay at the estate from Thursday through Sunday, with an unforgettable party being thrown on Saturday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The invite-only event will host around 400 to 500 guests and is being held in partnership with The H.wood Group. Partygoers can look forward to indulging in a range of exciting activities, wellness activations, spa treatments, musical performances, festival prep, and recovery sessions. Some of the highlights include:
- Food by Bun B’s Trillburger and Monty’s Good Burger.
- A caboodle decorating station
- Camp Poosh “store” gifting area with their favorite health and wellness products, festival prep and recovery, and custom Camp Poosh merch from Lonely Ghost – shipping station through Ship Station to ship your products home after so you can go straight to your next destination!
- Kurvana Vapes, Drew Martin pre roll bar
- Hair wraps and fun 90s/2000s inspired hair styles from Shark and Aveda
- When: Saturday April 15th, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Where: 40-acre Private Estate in Palm Desert (location revealed to RSVPs)
Why: Aside from a chance to mingle with the star studded guest list? The event is sponsored by Smartsweets, Slip Silk, Shark Beauty, Aveda, Celsius, Hulu, Eucerin, Rite Aid’s Thrifty Ice Cream, and Lonely Ghost. Attendees can also get inked with exclusive tattoos by Jon Boy.
Camp Poosh will also make a “sustainable” effort by partnering with Boxed Water to donate to Climate Impact, offset travel emissions, and plant 600 trees through the National Forest Foundation. The event will also have composting and recycling bins on site, water keg stations via Ophora Water, and vendors will use biodegradable utensils.
TAO Desert Nights presented by Jeeter
Who: Los Angeles nightlife crowd. RSVP required.
What: A vibrant outdoor nighttime afterparty with world-class DJ performances, special appearances, and many more surprises that will make for two unforgettable nights. Attendees can explore a multitude of activations including a makeup and accessories after-hours glam bar and photobooth activation presented by Urban Outfitters and FujiFilm and bites to refuel from Heinz. Casamigos will once again return to TAO Desert Nights where invitees will sip on specialty Casamigos cocktails from their one-of-a-kind bar. Guests will also enjoy beverages from Heineken, Remy, Cointreau, Mount Gay Rum, Botanist, Fever Tree, Ketel One, and Red Bull. Guests can stop by evian’s Club Hydration (featuring evian Sparkling Water) – the premier destination to maintain their sparkle to keep the celebration going all night long.
MORE DETAILS COMING. Check back soon.
When: Both weekends Friday April 14th and 21st.
Where: Secret Location, just minutes from Coachella festival.
Why: TAO is a premier hospitality company renowned for operating the hottest clubs in LA, Vegas and New York, including: TAO, Hakkasan, OMNIA, Marquee, LAVO, Beauty & Essex, Wet Republic and The Highlight Room. If there’s anyone that knows how to throw a party, it’s the crew at TAO!
Who: Exclusive Guest List. Expect the Los Angeles music and entertainment crowd… and artists performing at Coachella.
What: A new event in the valley this year!
- Friday night – Que Calor, celebrating Bad Bunny’s monumental moment as the first Latin artist to headline the festival. Top Latin DJs are set to soundtrack the desertscape with the Latin rhythms and moods that have taken pop culture by storm, immersing guests in eclectic regional beats and vibrant curation.
- Saturday night – Afro House, an all-night dance party focusing on sounds from Afro Beats’ top DJs and artists. It’s a chance to recognize the impact African artists have made across worldwide arts and culture, with DJs spinning Afrobeat sets into the night.
- Sunday – Exclusive elevated brunch, where guests can break bread and relax amid live music and immersive activities.
When: Friday – Saturday, April 14th – 16th. Midnight – late
Where: A STUNNING private estate in Thermal with lagoon at the center.
Why: This is shaping up to be one of the most exclusive events of the weekend! Kevin Henry, Tyler Henry, and Adrian Martinez built STURDY. into one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary creative studios, fueling iconic productions for its many high-profile artists and brands including Bad Bunny (including his 2023 Grammy’s show), Kendrick Lamar and Drake Bacardi. In fact, the rumor is this will be Bad Bunny’s unofficial Coachella after party.
Throughout STURDY. Oasis Hydrated by Liquid I.V., the exclusive guest list will gain access to a number of innovative experiences, including:
- The Oasis Beacon, a hot air balloon installation featuring projection mapping and lighting design that will grab everyone’s attention as it dominates the party skyline
- Tastings of PATRÓN Tequila’s newest innovation for extraordinary moments of celebration – PATRÓN EL ALTO – the exclusive, prestige tequila of the weekend
- Party essentials like Liquid I.V. mocktails, bars, lounges, and bottle service, in addition to live curated music on the Oasis Stage
- Curated food tastings by night with an ultimate exclusive brunch experience on Sunday
Playboy After Dark
Who: RSVP only
What: More details coming soon. Check back for daily udpates.
Where: LondonAlley House in Indio.
Nylon House Presented by Samsung Galaxy
Who: Private Invite Only.
What: After its success at Miami Art Week and its epic return to Palm Springs last year, Nylon House presented by Samsung Galaxy, returns to the desert. This year’s version will beam guests to an extraterrestrial planet of pop culture to explore and discover experiences that champion freedom and expression. Live DJ sets by Alesso, sponsored by Patrón, as well as a set with Carlita + Diplo. The event will bring together a curated guestlist of fashion, music and pop culture’s cool kids for a mind blowing evening of music, art installations, and beyond.
When: Friday April 15th. 10:30pm – late
Where: Secret Palm Springs location.
Why: Nylon House 2023 is one of the marquee after hours parties of the weekend. Sponsors include Toyota, Cheetos, Mugler, Got2b and SHEGLAM. While NYLON House will be an invite-only event, there will be a select number of VIP tables available for purchase through Wynn Nightlife — this special VIP area will be brought to life in partnership with PATRÓN EL ALTO.
Who: RSVP only. A curated gues tlist of fashion, music and pop culture’s cool kids
What: Treat yourself to the ultimate midday desert oasis of style and self-care at ZOEasis, hosted by The Zoe Report and Rachel Zoe. This event is all about embracing your unique style, discovering new beauty and wellness tips, and having a blast while doing it.
When: Saturday, April 15th 11:00am – 4:00pm
Where: Private Estate
Why: At ZOEasis, guests will have the opportunity to engage with a variety of programming moments focused on individuality, style, beauty, and wellness — creating the ultimate escape for festival-goers to refresh their mind and body as well as their festival beauty and fashion looks. To top it off, the multi-hyphenate DJ Pamela Tick will bring the vibes to the event as the exclusive act at ZOEasis. ZOEasis is presented in partnership with Sephora, European Wax Center, and Cotton.
Revolve Festival 2023
Who: Private event. Invitation is non-transferable!!
Last year’s attendees include: Brooklyn Beckham, Odell Beckham Jr., Orlando Bloom, Timothée Chalamet, Diddy, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kaia Gerber, Winnie Harlow, Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas, Kim Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Tobey Maguire, Shay Mitchell, Sydney Sweeney, Emily Ratajkowski, Quavo, Nicole Richie, Joan Smalls, Sophie Turner
What: The next evolution of Revolve Festival. Guests will enjoy a seamless, elevated experience.
Official payment partner Zip, the exclusive Revolve Festival buy now, pay later partner, will be on the festival grounds to offer attendees an elevated lounge experience. Revolve and Zip are also teaming up to promote a social sweepstakes between April 1-4 where one winner will be selected to win 2 invitations to the exclusive REVOLVE Festival event, a travel credit and REVOLVE shopping credit.
When: Weekend 1, Saturday and Sunday.
Where: After several years at the Merv Griffin Estate, Revolve Festival is moving to a new, bigger (20 acre) and more luxurious estate.
Why: Revolve Festival has been the #1 event during the festival weekend for the last several years. This year’s Revolve promises to be even better, and a whole new experience. More details coming soon!
Enjoy cocktails provided by Kendall Jenner’s 818 Tequila, the exclusive tequila partner of Revolve Festival, and beverages by ready-to-drink partner, Onda Tequila Seltzer by Shay Mitchell. Other food and beverage options include LA-based market Erewhon, Raising Cane’s and Beyond Meat. Additionally, this year’s festival will have more experiential photo moments than ever that will have guests feeling as if they’ve entered a new world with larger than life immersive moments, including a fifteen-foot sunken UFO.
The h.wood Group returns to help curate the weekend’s festivities, afterparties and guest list with its signature VIP approach.
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Neon Carnvial 2023
Who: Invite only. Celebrities and the who’s who of LA’s party scene.
What: The original after party of the festival weekend. The first Neon took place 12 years ago, and is a creation of LA’s original nightlife mastermind Brent Bolthouse and producing partner Jeffrey Best.
The Levi’s® Brand Presents Neon Carnival with specialty drinks by Tequila Don Julio. DJs Ruckus, Kayper, and Mel Debarge will keep the party going all night long.
When: Saturday April 15th, midnight to LATE. Best time to arrive is around 1:30am.
Where: HITS Desert Park. Drop off map revealed to attendees only.
Why: Neon Carnival is always one of the most highly anticipated events of the festival weekend. Last year’s event did not disappoint, as the party was once again an unforgettable night of music, dancing, and celebrity sightings. The carnival-themed event was held is held on the first weekend of the festival weekend and, even after all these years, consistently draws a massive crowd of party-goers, celebrities, and influencers alike.
Known for its over-the-top production, Neon is held at the HITS Desert Park, just a few miles away from the festival grounds, and features carnival rides, games, and food stalls. All free of course!
One of the celebrity favorites is the ferris wheel, which offers stunning views of the desert landscape and the Empire Polo Fields in the distance.
Neon Carnival is primarily know as a hot spot for celebrity sightings. A-listers like Kylie Jenner, Travis Scott, Justin Bieber, and Hailey Baldwin were all spotted enjoying the festivities last year, and 2023 will be no different. The party also draws the world’s biggest influencers, names like Emma Chamberlain, Addison Rae, and Dixie D’Amelio.
All in all, the Neon Carnival party at Coachella is a night to remember. From carnival rides to the star-studded guest list. As Coachella continues to grow in popularity, Neon Carnival party remains a must-attend event for festival-goers.
SoHo Desert House
Who: SoHo Members and select guests. Access Price is $700 and includes unlimited food and drinks. Cabana’s available.
What: Food, drinks, cabanas and three days of live music performances from major artists (details to be revealed soon).
When: Weekend 1. 12:00 – 7:00pm daily from April 14 – 16.
Where: A massive, 40-acre private estate just 10 minutes from Coachella. A newly built 5,000 square foot house anchors the estate, and is centered around a 14 acre tropical lagoon. Open-air tiki bars, 4 palapas and multiple cabanas surround the lagoon. The estate itself is surrounded by polo fields. This is truly one of the most beautiful estates in the Coachella Valey.
Why: SoHo House properties span the globe and serve over 175,000 members, most of whom are working in the creative industry. Expect free handouts from a variety of brands (Erewhon’s booth was a crowd favorite last year), unlimited food and drinks. Last year’s guests included Billie Eilish, BLACKPINK, Carly Rae Jepsen, Channel Tres, Diplo, Fred Again, Gerard Butler, Hailey Bieber, Honey Dijon, Hot Chip, Iann Dior, Jamie Foxx, Justin Beiber, Offset, Timothee Chalamet, Vanessa Hudgens.
Who: Are you Disco Shark fanatic? Framework is for Coachella attendees that appreciate everything Yuma Tent. After all, it’s Framework that curates the Yuma lineup and experience!
21+ Limited tickets available here.
3 nights of an immersive underground dance experience, featuring some of the most recognizable names in the genre.
- Jamie Jones, Mochakk, Pawsa and Special Guest: Channel Tres.
- Adam Beyer b2b Maceo Plex, Gordo b2b Colyn, Camelphat b2b Carlita and Keyspan b2b Minus the Light
- Under Construction with Chris Lake b2b Fisher, DJ Tennis b2b Chloé Caillet and Airrica.
When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday Weekend 1. 10:00pm – 4:00am (later if you can find the secret after party). Prime time is 1:00am – 4:00am.
Where: Atlantic Aviation – Thermal, Coachella Valley (Google Maps)
Why: Coachella ends around 1:00am, but that’s simply to early. If you’re into underground dance music, the Framework parties at Thermal airport (former location of Neon Carnival) are only a 10 minute Uber from the festival.
Framework has slowly but surely solidified its position as one of the leading after parties during the festival weekend due to its meticulous curation. Framework has hosted over 200 of the most influential artists from around the world, providing unforgettable experiences for more than 1.5 million dancers across 35 different international venues.
Framework began curating the Yuma Stage at Coachella since 2013, brought the first-ever live electronic music show to The Torch at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, and introduced the Art of the Wild music and arts festival to Wynn Resorts in Las Vegas.
Framework has also hosted full-scale events with world-class production at Pershing Square in downtown LA, and put on intimate and stylish shows at Schrager’s West Hollywood edition, featuring top-notch artists like Solomun, SG Lewis, Amtrac, TEED, Hot Chip, and Channel Tres.
Last year, Framework debuted an unforgettable event at Atlantic Aviation, an incredible setting that featured top-tier artists like Purple Disco Machine, Peggy Gou, Dixon, and the first-ever Black Coffee b2b The Martinez Brothers set. The three-day hangar takeover attracted around 10,000 people, and set a new benchmark for high-quality experiences, breaking company and market records. The hangar is located just 40 minutes from Palm Springs and 10 minutes from Coachella Festival Grounds, and was transformed with Framework’s signature production, including award-winning designs and state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems.
It’s clear that Framework’s unwavering attention to detail and commitment to excellence has earned them a devoted following and set them apart as a leader in the industry.
Day Club Palm Springs
Who: Limited amount of ticket are available to the public. 21+
Single-day GA tickets start at $30. Two-day weekend passes are available starting at $55. Tickets available here. VIP Tables available.
What: One of the weekend’s biggest parties will be back at the Hilton Palm Springs. The four-day event (over two weekends) showcases dance music, and has activities taking place poolside from midday to sunset. Weekend 1 is curated by LA’s premier dance venue: Sound Nightclub. Featured performers include Vintage Culture, Dombresky, LP Giobbi, Two Friends, Łaszewo, Hot Since 82, Kyle Watson, Nora En Pure, SG Lewis (DJ Set), and Elderbrook (DJ Set), with additional acts to be announced.
- Saturday, April 15: Vintage Culture, Dombresky, LP Giobbi & Friends
- Sunday, April 16: Sound Presents: Hot Since 82, Kyle Watson, Nora En Pure
- Saturday, April 22: Two Friends, Łaszewo & Friends
- Sunday, April 23: SG Lewis (DJ Set), Elderbrook (DJ Set) & Friends
The party begins at 12:00 noon each day, re-entry is allowed.
Where: Hilton Palm Springs (Google maps)
Why: Day Club has evolved into the pool party in the Palm Springs area. If you enjoy Splash House, then you’ll love Day Club PS.
The Coachella “Any Line Shuttle” conveniently picks up at the Hilton, so why not pre-party at Day Club and head straight over to the festival when you’re ready?
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Desert Daze x Saguaro Hotel
What: Desert Daze (a music festival held annual at Lake Perris) presents a poolside takeover at the Saguaro in Palm Springs featuring DJ sets by Automatic (4/15) from Stonesthrow and a Big Crown Records family soirée including Brainstory and other label heavy hitters behind the decks (4/22).
When: Saturday April 15th & April 22nd
Where: the Saguaro Palm Springs (Google Maps Link)
Why: The Saguaro, world famous for its vibrant color scheme inspired by the surrounding desert landscape, also happens to have one of the best pools in the desert, and is the flagship venue for Splash House. The hotel’s central location puts guests within easy reach of Palm Springs’ many attractions, from shopping and dining to hiking and outdoor adventure.
The Desert Daze Music Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in the California desert, and is known for showcasing a diverse lineup of indie rock, experimental, and psychedelic music acts. The festival has a reputation for its immersive experience, featuring art installations, yoga classes, and other activities in addition to the music performances. Desert Daze takes place over several days and has multiple stages, allowing attendees to explore and discover new artists while enjoying the scenic desert landscape.
Some of the famous past headliners at the Desert Daze Music Festival include Tame Impala, My Bloody Valentine, Iggy Pop, Slowdive, King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Ween, The Flaming Lips, Sonic Youth, Spiritualized, and many others. The festival has also featured performances by emerging and experimental artists, making it a hub for new and innovative music in addition to established acts.