The iconic French DJ and founder of the multi-million selling compilation series Hôtel Costes, played an exclusive sunset set at Desert Palm in conjunction with the launch of the latest in the Hôtel Costes series – Hôtel Costes 12 on November 20th, 2009. Started as the sun dipped down, this was the first event of its kind for Desert Palm.
Desert Palm by Per AQUUM and Creative Art Centre, hosted Retro Photographic Exhibition by Michael Hamilton Clark on November 25th - December 6th, 2009. Tying in with National Day Celebrations, the exhibition was a collection of 40 photographs taken between 1965 and 1971 which highlight the beginning of one of the world’s most interesting cities and its unprecedented growth in such a short amount of time.
GRAMMY® nominee and US Billboard #8 Dance/ Electronic artist, Poet Name Life dropped in on October 14th, 2011 bringing complex, groundbreaking musical elements to Desert Palm. Starting as the sun dipped down over the skyline of Dubai, Desert Palm served a mixed barbeque grill and got the party started by the poolside. From 2100, Poet hit the decks with an electrifying session of his best mixes.