The Palm Springs Open is an international tennis tournament run by the Desert Tennis Association that attracts more than 300 LGBT players from around the world. DTA is a non-profit corporation that
The Palm Springs Open is an international tennis tournament run by the Desert Tennis Association that attracts more than 300 LGBT players from around the world. DTA is a non-profit corporation that organizes tennis events for the LGBT community in the Coachella Valley and raises funds for local charities. The tournament is free to the public, and the proceeds from a silent auction will benefit AAP.
The Palm Springs Open will take place on Thanksgiving weekend from Friday, November 26 to Sunday, November 28, 2021 at:
- Mission Hills Country Club (34600 Mission Hills Dr, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270)
- Monterey Country Club (41500 Monterey Ave, Palm Desert, CA 92260)
- Sunrise Country Club (71601 Country Club Dr, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270)
- Ruth Hardy Park (700 Tamarisk Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262).
Admission is free to all who would like to watch players from all around the world compete in one of the largest LGBTQ tennis tournaments. Semi-finals and finals will be on Sunday, November 28, starting at 8 AM at Sunrise Country Club in Rancho Mirage.
A Player Welcome Party will place on Thursday, November 25 (Thanksgiving) from 7 to 9 PM at Hunter’s Palm Springs (302 E. Arenas Road.) A no-cost Player’s party with a silent auction and raffle benefitting AAP – Food Samaritans will also be held at Hunter’s at 7 PM on Saturday, November 27. For more information, please visit deserttennis.us or call Nabil Najjar at 310-418-7202. The tournament schedule will be posted soon.
The tournament schedule will be available at deserttennis.us closer to the tournament start date.
AAP - Food Samaritans (AAP) announced today that the Desert Tennis Association will continue it long-time support of AAP by donating the proceeds from the upcoming 26th Annual Palm Springs Open to AAP
november 25 (Thursday) - 28 (Sunday)
Various Locations throughout the Coachella Valley
Coachella Valley Palm Springs area 92264