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Modern Love
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Experience the retro bliss and rich cultural heritage of Hollywood’s favorite hideaway. From architectural tours to celebrity homes to mid-century modern masterpieces…we celebrate desert modernism year-round in Palm Springs.  

Levis, Leather, and Love

  • Posted By: September 28, 2018

By Kevin Perry

Our hometown is the ultimate playground. You get friendly, you get sweaty, and you might get a couple of skinned knees [ALT: and you might get dirty], but it’s all in the name of good, clean(ish) fun. And as with any playground, some of us prefer to play rough.

Well, we’ve got you covered… but just barely.

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Palm Springs: Gay since back in the day

  • Posted By: July 30, 2018

The city’s LGBT beginnings originated when Hollywood movie stars came to the desert to escape the tabloids. Stars could drive to the desert without fear of photographers snapping away at their private lives. Since the 1920s, Palm Springs has been a playground for Hollywood, both straight and gay, and getting away to the desert was only a two-hour drive. It was only a matter of time before they would make their way to Palm Springs. With second homes already well-visited, it was natural for Hollywood’s stars and powerbrokers to settle down in the desert.

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Female Impersonator and Drag Events in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: June 28, 2018

By Kevin Perry

Get fierce, get frisky, and get fed, because these “ladies” are about to rule your Palm Springs experience! From the hazy hangover of a mid-morning meal to the gender-BENDER of a karaoke cocktail cabaret, this drag itinerary has you covered… but just barely – skin is in, after all.

BRUNCH: Rio Azul

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Stay at the Frey – Modernist Architect of Palm Springs

  • Posted By: June 15, 2018

By Christina Cary 

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BINGO for the Gay Boys in Palm Spring

  • Posted By: May 30, 2018

By Kevin Perry

“I love the smell of blotter ink in the morning. Smells like… victo—BINGO!”

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Gay Resorts in Palm Springs - The Naked Truth

  • Posted By: May 21, 2018

By Kevin Perry

As the heat rises, our inhibitions drop (along with our swim trunks), and Warm Sands is the capital of clothing-optional. This finite region of Palm Springs is compact-yet-packed with gay resorts and guys galore.

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Palm Springs Sweet Tea Supreme!

  • Posted By: May 10, 2018

By Kevin Perry

Remember a simpler time when homos could be homos and it didn’t matter if you identified as a lumbersexual, a twink, a lipstick lesbian, or an [insert obscure classification here]-chaser? Whatever happened to the good ol’ gays?

They’re alive and fierce at Oscar’s Sunday Tea Dance.

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Find vintage treasures in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: Lawrence Karol April 23, 2017

With such a rich history, it's no surprise Palm Springs is a vintage shoppers paradise. From furniture, to clothing, estate jewelry, and more — if you're looking for something with a bit of a pedigree, there are plenty of places to shop where you can find unique treasures.

Vintage Market

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5 great hotels in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence March 24, 2017

Getting away to Palm Springs is a treat. But having a great vacation, or long weekend can often hinge on where you stay.  Picking the wrong hotel if you’re hoping to relax and unwind can leave you sleepless, while if you’re looking to party, choosing a place that’s too quiet can stifle your fun.

Here are a few great hotels that can match the vibe you’re looking for.

Hotels with a Quieter Vibe

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Great Tours #1: See Modern homes inside & out

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence February 14, 2017

HouseOne of the big draws in Palm Springs has to be the modernist architecture. Some amazing examples of desert modernism are easy to see from the side of the road in the comfort of your car. But to get a little something more in-depth, you'll want to get inside.

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