The performing arts are also represented in Twentynine Palms by Theatre 29 (1.5 mi) which offers award-winning musicals, dramas, and comedies. There is even a classic drive-in theater, the Smith's Ranch Drive-In Movie Theatre (1.9 mi) offering movies beneath the stars since 1954.
Desert art abounds in Twentynine Palms with numerous art galleries featuring the art of local and regional artists. In fact, Twentynine Palms is widely known for its outdoor gallery murals depicting the history of the town and the beauty of the region. The Twentynine Palms Art Gallery (1.1 mi) features a variety of work by desert artists, as well as a gift shop, and for outstanding desert landscapes, visit Chuck Caplinger's Desert Art Studio (5.1 mi).