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With the easter holiday weekend behind us, there’s still plenty of things to see in do across the Coachella Valley this month. Here are some not-to be missed highlights for April 2015.

April 10 – April 12, 2015 (1st weekend)
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
Location: Empire Polo Club
Event Type: Concert
Event Web Site: http://www.coachella.com/
The largest alternative rock festival in the country, set on the Empire Polo Grounds, which attracts many European visitors, and the occasional celebrity to a three day mix of famous acts, wacky art and film.

April 10, 2015
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Chris Botti
Location: McCallum Theatre
Event Type: Concert
Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/show_details.php?id=722
A McCallum smooth jazz favorite, acclaimed trumpeter Chris Botti returns by popular demand. Chris’ lush sound combines impeccable technique with thoughtful improvisations.www.chrisbotti.com

April 11, 2015
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sam Harris
Location: Annenberg Theater
Event Type: Concert
Event Web Site: http://www.psmuseum.org/palm-springs/performance/sam-harris-best-sam-harris/
Sam Harris’ diversified career has run the gamut from singer and songwriter to actor on Broadway, film and television to writer, director, producer and now, author. After pulling a weekly audience of more than 25 million viewers and going on to win Star Search in it’s premier season, Sam and his powerhouse pop, gospel and theater influenced vocals have never looked back.

April 16 – April 18, 2015
Open Call 2015 Talent Competition McCallum Theatre
Location: McCallum Theatre
Event Type: Concert
Event Web Site: http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/
Don’t miss the Valley’s best performers of all ages in this exciting talent competition that has become a McCallum audience favorite and sell-out event. Local artists team up with the staff and crew to present four visually stunning and energy filled performances. Vote for your favorite performer on Thursday and Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. Celebrate the winners at Saturday evening’s final performance. Performance times at 7pm on April 16,17 and 2pm/7pm April 18.

April 24 – April 26, 2015
Stagecoach Country Music Festival
Location: Empire Polo Club
Event Type: Concert
Event Web Site: http://www.stagecoachfestival.com/
Stagecoach is a three-day annual Country Music Festival held at the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California, in the Coachella Valley. This year’s dates are set for April 24-26, 2015, with performers to be announced.