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Palm Springs Equality Awards: Cocktail Reception and Awards

12nov6:00 pm10:00 pmPalm Springs Equality Awards: Cocktail Reception and Awards6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Event Details

Join Chairs Lisa Middleton, Herb Schultz and Jackie Thomas for the Palm Springs Equality Awards: Cocktail Reception and Awards.

This year Chad Mayes will receive the Ally Leadership Award and Hon. Shirley Weber will receive the Equality Trailblazer Award

As the Golden State reopens, our entire Equality California family is excited to gather once again as a community, celebrate our victories and raise critical resources for the fight ahead.


6:00PM – Registration opens at the Miles Hangar, guests check-in under last names. Cocktail Reception featuring heavy hors d'oeuvres, food stations and hosted cocktails featuring La Crema Wines (Official Wine Sponsor) and Tito's Handmade Vodka drinks (Official Vodka Sponsor). Cash bar also available.

7:00PM - Awards Program featuring special performance by Mikalah Gordon

8:00PM - Cocktail Reception continues

9:00PM - Event Ends

COVID-19 SAFETY:To ensure the safety of our staff and guests, everyone in attendance at the event must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Guests must show proof of vaccination before entry to the event. We will accept the following forms of proof:

The event will be taking place in the Miles Hangar with the hangar door open and is considered an outdoor event by the City of Palm Springs. Masks are not required during the event,but are strongly encouraged while not eating or drinking. Masks will be provided on site for those who do not have them.

During the evening, there will be an opportunity to make a personal donation to support the work of Equality California. This can be done via text or pledge card at the event, by seeing a volunteer, or anytime online at:


(Friday) 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Palm Springs Air Museum 745 N Gene Autry Trail 92262