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Purple Room Reign

Purple Room Reign

  • Posted by Sep 24, 2018

By Kevin Perry Imagine if the Rat Pack were gender fluid. Samantha Davis Jr. croons charismatically onstage as Jean Martin swills gin with her gal-pals, all while Fran Sinatra maintains a stranglehold on her queen bee status at the VIP booth. It’s not such a difficult scenario to envision when you’re in the marvelously manicured clutches of Michael Holmes. Eras collide in his Purple Room, the forbidden love child of 1960’s chic and present-…

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Destination Palm Springs: Endless Summer

Destination Palm Springs: Endless Summer

  • Posted by Sep 4, 2018

We love fall and all its seasonal accouterments as much as the next PNW native worth their flannel, but let’s be honest—sometimes we wish summer would hold out just a bit longer before giving way to extra layers and all things Pumpkin Spice.  Enter Palm Springs. With more than 350 sunshine-filled days (and temperatures hovering in the 90s well into October), itinerary options span lounging poolside to soaring over the Coachella Valley via…

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Palm Springs Confidential: A Hollywood Pedigree

Palm Springs Confidential: A Hollywood Pedigree

  • Posted by Aug 24, 2018

By Lydia Kramer For more than 80 years, Palm Springs has been a magnet for the rich and famous. Sure, the Brits have the royal family but the City of Palm Springs lays claim to its own royalty – Hollywood royalty. Dating back before the 1930s, Palm Springs has been a celebrity playground for Hollywood’s A-list. Ever wonder how that evolved? At the time, most Hollywood celebrities were under contract in the “studio system” which required that…

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A Downtown Made for Strolling

A Downtown Made for Strolling

  • Posted by Aug 23, 2018

By Lydia Kramer   The newly redesigned downtown plaza offers visitors a welcoming pedestrian-friendly experience. With pathways that meander through the new gleaming shops and restaurants, you’ll find attractive landscaping and shaded seating areas as well as additional planned new elements to be unveiled in the coming months and years. The new downtown plaza is located in the heart of the downtown core and captures the city’s energetic pulse…

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4 Places to drink Craft Beer in Palm Springs

4 Places to drink Craft Beer in Palm Springs

  • Posted by Aug 22, 2018

Revel Palm Springs  restaurant and bar is the newest brew house in Palm Springs featuring their own Palm Springs Brewing Company. They offer 6 drafts, including 3 drafts from the Palm Springs Brewing Co., made just for them. Their signature beer, Hopz IPA, is has a hint of citrus with fruity hops.  The red ale is the “bigger brother” but still easy drinking IPA with toasty, citrusy notes and that slightly bitter finish you’ll enjoy. They also…

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5 Palm Springs Spas to Find Serenity

5 Palm Springs Spas to Find Serenity

  • Posted by Aug 22, 2018

By Christina Cary Palm Springs Yacht Club Deservedly its own destination within the sprawling grounds of the Parker estate, Palm Springs Yacht Club remains the one place no guest ever chooses to leave. This free-standing emporium of custom treatments and wellness regimens is low-key while full-on in pampering and self-indulgence. White cotton terry robe, flip flops, a key to the private locker room and our thimble of cucumber infused vodka set…

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Palm Springs Spotlight: Dead or Alive Bar

Palm Springs Spotlight: Dead or Alive Bar

  • Posted by Aug 10, 2018

By Barbara Beckley Okay. Anyone who names a bar “Dead or Alive;” – and doesn’t put up any signage, so you don’t know where it is until you meet someone who’s been there – has to have a good reason, right?     It’s all for the love of wine, says Dead or Alive owner Christine Soto. As a Level 1 Sommelier, she’s on a mission to educate everyone about wine – and her choice of her wine bar name, and the lack of signage, is all part of her plan. “A…

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3 Entertainment Hot Spots in Palm Springs

3 Entertainment Hot Spots in Palm Springs

  • Posted by Aug 6, 2018

By Christina Cary Copa Palm Springs Copa Palm Springs welcomes movers and shakers for its vibrant state of the art nightlife beats. Recognized as the Coachella Valley’s #1 Nightclub, its Latin, Industry and solid gold DJ’s do not disappoint. Sip on a Pineapple Mint Mojito or the Hunky Monkey, mingle with new friends and enjoy VIP bottle service. Join the drag star Bella da Ball at the Thursday night Lipstick Show for laughter, singing,…

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5 Things To Do in Palm Springs over Labor Day Weekend

5 Things To Do in Palm Springs over Labor Day Weekend

  • Posted by Aug 2, 2018

Stay at a Cool Modern Home Palm Springs offers a large collection of vacation home rentals.  This is a great option for families or a group of friends and really changes the Palm Springs experience from the traditional resort.   Check out the possibilities of Vacation Home Rental Options   Go to a Dive-In Movie at Arrive Palm Springs. August 31, 7:00 pm Arrive Palm Springs presents Grease as part of their Dive-in Movie series (pool side).…

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Palm Springs: Gay since back in the day

Palm Springs: Gay since back in the day

  • Posted by Jul 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…

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