January 13-14, 2018 marks the 11th anniversary of the Desert Woman’s Show! Vendor contracts and speaker applications will be available on September 1st, 2017. The Desert Woman's Show celebrated its fabulous diamond anniversary on January 14 & 15 at Agua Caliente Casino, Resort & Spa. Every attendee had the opportunity to enter to win one of five diamonds, one being a 1.00 ct round diamond from El Paseo Jewelers! 105 Winning names were drawn and matched to a numbered envelopes at El Paseo Jewelers. If you received a call you must go to El Paseo Jewelers and see what you won! Attended by more than 2,000 guests the Expo offered stimulating seminars on today’s hottest topics including The Latest Secrets to Longevity, Myths of Organic Foods and Cooking Raw & Fresh with renowned Chef Herve of Parker Palm Springs. A dynamic cast of female physicians from Desert Regional Medical Center discussed the ‘Top Tests That Can Save Your Life’. Saturday opened with an educational and empowering symposium, "Heartbreak of Addiction" featuring a panel discussion with several distinguished individuals who have claimed their sobriety. Hosted by Josie Herndon of Addiction Therapeutic Services, the discussion is designed to offer hope and inspiration to families affected by addiction. Located in the Desert Sun Fashion Tent Stage. Saturday offered a fun Macy’s Mom & Me fashion show under the Desert Sun Fashion Tent with models from our community (mom & daughters) ranging from 35 to 75 years old. Eileen Fisher and Vince Camuto Spring fashions will be previewed. Next on the runway was Jordon Animal Art Couture featuring the distinguished apparel by Jordan Sack. Joining the models were their favorite furry friends. Following this fashion show Loving All Animals had an adorable pet adoption…and one lucky fellow went home with his new family! More than 50 exhibitors gathered under one roof showcasing products and services ranging from the latest in beauty, weight-loss and anti-aging to apparel and accessories. After the Gaby L's fashion show on Sunday, Charity Bingo (with Bubbly!) began. It’s every woman's whimsy come true. The ever-popular Taste of the Valley returned this year offering attendees relaxation on the patio under the palms while sampling a cornucopia of tasty food, wine and spirits from some of the valley’s best restaurants. Live jazz from Woody's Palm House will add to the ambiance. New this year was the VIP Thunder Weekend Pass that started with a roar on Friday at 7:30 p.m. with entertainment by the Australian group Thunder from Down Under. Thunder bills itself as 'the perfect girl's night out' with Vegas dance routines, cheeky humor and boy-next-door charm. On Saturday and Sunday, the VIP pass included pampering specials, fresh juice mimosa, oxygen infusion facial treatment, premium seating at fashion shows & presentations, goody bag, and free admission to Taste of the Valley. VIP Weekend Tickets were $100 per person. General admission to the Woman's Show is $15, available on the TICKETS tab or at the door. For a limited time, one free general admission ticket for Saturday or Sunday is available online, courtesy of Desert Regional Medical Center. Taste of the Valley is a separate wristband ticket priced at $15 per person per day. Please note: wristband holders must be 21 or older. Proceeds from the Desert Woman's Show weekend charitable events will go to supporting Loving All Animals, Addiction Special Grants and the Parkinson's Resource Organization. Visit the SCHEDULE tab for a schedule of daily events. Held Saturday & Sunday (10 am - 4 pm) at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort & Spa. For more information please call 1-760-285-3903 or email Diana@MarloProductions.com.