Sunday, Nov. 4
What: A public celebration will mark the 100th anniversary of the Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD), which was established in 1918.
Where: The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue in Palm Desert. The event will be in the Legacy Garden, located at the new entrance of The Living Desert.
When: The event is 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, Nov. 4.
Photo/video opportunities: At 10 a.m., a replica of CVWD’s water tower in Coachella will be unveiled that will later be installed in the train exhibit at the Living Desert. Throughout the event, visitors will be able to pose for photographs in costumes reminiscent of the time of CVWD’s founding. Giveaways, information booths and demonstrations also will be ongoing.