Amy’s Purpose Presents Pet Love and Rock & Roll

What: “Pet Love and Rock & Roll,” a benefit concert and pre-show reception for Amy’s Purpose to raise funds for scholarships to the College of the Desert Partnership and Community Education course in Veterinary Assistant Certification.

Who: John Garcia and his Band of Gold will headline a mostly acoustic set of Kyuss classics and newer originals following an opening act with Billy Steinberg singing his Songwriters Hall of Fame catalog with vocalist Annie Bosko. Garcia and Bruce Fessier will do a short Q&A between sets. The reception hosted by Willie Rhine will feature wine and light hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction and a presentation of the Amy Award to Lori Weiner, owner of Barkingham Pet Hotel in Palm Desert and founder of the California Paws Rescue adoption service.

When: Ticket holders are entitled to attend the 6:45 p.m reception. The concert begins at 8 p.m.

Where: The reception will be among the main floor galleries of the Palm Springs Art Museum, 101 N. Museum Drive, Palm Springs. The concert will be downstairs in the Annenberg Theater.

Tickets: $50, $100 and $250.

To purchase concert tickets please visit or call the Annenberg Theater box office, 760-325-4490. To donate without buying a ticket, please send checks to Amy’s Purpose to P.O. Box 1427, Morongo Valley, CA 92256 or contact DeAnn Lubell at or 760-831-3090 for electronic transfers.

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Hourly Schedule

Day 1

6:45 pm
8:00 pm

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