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Modernism Week 2019 Tickets on Sale Now

Modernism Week 2019 Tickets on Sale Now

  • Posted by Dec 17, 2018

This 10 day signature event focuses on mid-century modern design and architecture that makes Palm Springs so unique. Over 75 events including Palm Springs Modernism Show at the Convention Center; Frey II House Tours, Double Decker Bus Tours, films, lectures, interior design tours, swanky parties and other special events.  Here is a quick look at some of the events. Go to Modernism Week for a full listing. Premier Double Decker Architectural…

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Palm Springs New Year’s Eve

Palm Springs New Year’s Eve

  • Posted by Dec 17, 2018

Rockin’ 80s NYE Party at Spa Resort Casino - 8 pm - 1 am The party at Spa Resort Casino is an outdoor ticketed event on E. Andreas Road between N. Calle Encilia and N. Indian Canyon Drive. BUY TICKETS The party will be marked by electrifying rock stars from the original cast of Broadway’s musical “Rock of Ages” at Spa Resort Casino. Music provided by DJ Dense, noted Los Angeles DJ. From 10:30 pm to midnight, Broadway’s Rock of Ages Band will…

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Spotlight: Stacy’s Piano Bar

Spotlight: Stacy’s Piano Bar

  • Posted by Dec 14, 2018

By Kevin Perry If you could meet a hug emoji in human form, it would be Stacy Louis. The supremely affable entrepreneur who lends his name to Stacy’s @ Palm Springs is quick with a laugh and even quicker when you ask for his biographical information. In rat-a-tat fashion, he sings, “I’m Stacy, I’m from Virginia, I moved to Phoenix 19 years ago, opened a bar almost six years ago there called Stacy’s at Melrose. I’ve always loved Palm Springs,…

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Relax at La Dolce Vita Gay Resort

Relax at La Dolce Vita Gay Resort

  • Posted by Dec 14, 2018

By Kevin Perry Every interpersonal connection ripples through society from subject to subject and from experience to experience, forever shaping our perspectives and our personas. Call it the social butterfly effect, if you will. And the conductors of these symphonic human harmonies are men like Matt Kurtz and Robert Aikens, owner and General Manager of La Dolce Vita Resort, respectively. The resort, whose Italian moniker literally means the…

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Spotlight: Trio Restaurant

Spotlight: Trio Restaurant

  • Posted by Nov 30, 2018

By Kevin Perry   Our hometown is a wonderland of indulgence, and Tony Marchese is its emcee of excess. He’s a born showman, drawing you in with a gruff guffaw and then ushering you deeper into the Inland Empire of upscale partying.   “I think if someone hasn’t been to Palm Springs, it’s gotta be on their to-do list. It’s a place that’s like no other,” Marchese beams. “I had done real estate in Chicago and had a client that bought a condo…

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Meet Brandon Hoskins and Stephen Wilson of Towne Palm Springs

Meet Brandon Hoskins and Stephen Wilson of Towne Palm Springs

  • Posted by Nov 30, 2018

By Barbara Beckley “We’re men about towne,” Brandon Hoskins says with a twinkle in his eye. That’s how he likes to describe himself and his partner Stephen Wilson. And so they are – as interior designers and co-owners of one of Palm Springs’ premiere interior décor boutiques, frequented by locals, visitors and fellow interior designers from LA to Paris. Of course, Brandon and Steve didn’t plan on opening a boutique. Or even living in Palm…

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Palm Springs Holiday Happenings

Palm Springs Holiday Happenings

  • Posted by Nov 29, 2018

26th annual Festival of Lights – December 1 26th annual Festival of Lights returns to Palm Springs Saturday, December 1. The parade will start on Palm Canyon Drive at 5:45 p.m.  The Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade has become a signature holiday event and an important part of the magic that makes our destination like no place else. When the twinkling floats, magnificent marching bands, enormous Macy’s-style holiday balloons — and of…

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Spotlight: Johannes

Spotlight: Johannes

  • Posted by Nov 27, 2018

By Kevin Perry Genius and ambition are a delectable pairing. We are defined by a quixotic blend of abilities and passions… and sometimes, by a distaste for baked potatoes. “I got too many baked potatoes when we were children. My parents didn’t have much money, so the cheapest food for us was buttermilk, cheese, and baked potato, so I definitely had a little bit of an issue with baked potatoes. Bad childhood memory.” These are the formative…

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Spotlight: Triangle Inn

Spotlight: Triangle Inn

  • Posted by Nov 26, 2018

By Kevin Perry As vacationers set their GPS forward to Palm Springs, they also set their clocks back to a golden age of SoCal cool. Our hometown evokes the swagger of Sinatra, the grandeur of Garland, and the lavishness of Liberace. This flair for mid-century decadence is on full display at Triangle Inn. Source: Triangle Inn The Palm Springs playground offers a welcome respite for travelers seeking quaint comfort, harkening back to the…

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Spotlight: Escape Resort

Spotlight: Escape Resort

  • Posted by Nov 20, 2018

Palm Springs is justifiably world famous for its much-celebrated collection of intact mid-century modern architectural wonders.  Mid-century modern refers to a cool design aesthetic beginning in the late 1940s extending to the early 1970s. To really appreciate Palm Springs’ historic highlife, a stay at a vintage ‘50s or ‘60s property is a must. Escape Palm Springs is classified as a mid-century modern boutique resort. Vibe: Tranquil, amiable,…

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