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Viva Palm Springs

Viva Palm Springs

  • Posted by Jun 10, 2019

“Speak now or forever hold your peace.” These are the familiar yet ominous words spoken at most weddings, but it was the gossip uttered before Elvis’ nuptials that almost doomed the whole ceremony. The King was planning to wed his Queen, Priscilla Ann Beaulieu, right here in our humble hometown. The couple had met when Elvis was stationed in Germany during his stint in the armed forces from 1958 – 1960.  She was only 14 at the time and he was…

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History of famed Bob Hope House

History of famed Bob Hope House

  • Posted by Jun 6, 2019

By Randy Garner   Located at 2466 Southridge Drive, the 24,000 sq. ft. Bob and Dolores Hope residence is situated close to the Elrod Residence and features a massive undulating triangular roof, pierced by a large circular central light shaft. The original house burned down during construction in 1973. It sat for four years while the insurance legal issues were carried out.  It was designed by famed architect John Lautner. He filed plans with…

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The Gay Agenda

The Gay Agenda

  • Posted by Jun 5, 2019

By Kevin Perry   Weekdays are for sticking to the rules, getting the job done, and generally playing it straight(ish). But the weekend is ours. The LGBTQ’mmunity really knows how to live it up, and Palm Springs is the capital of cutting loose. The following COOLendar (that’s like a regular calendar, but way cooler) lays out the perfect 3-gay weekend for you, your squad, and anyone willing to take a walk on the wow side…   TGI-YAAS It’s…

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Vintage Shop ‘Til You Drop

Vintage Shop ‘Til You Drop

  • Posted by Jun 5, 2019

By Kevin Perry   Marilyn flirted here. Sinatra charmed our socks off. Judy Garland found us over the rainbow. Palm Springs is a time capsule of style, sophistication, and vintage iconography. To live like the legends, you need to shop like them, and our hometown delivers rare and wondrous finds to immerse you in that midcentury mindset. From furniture to clothing, estate jewelry, and more — if you're looking for a paradise of a pedigree, you’…

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Treat Your Pa to a Spa

Treat Your Pa to a Spa

  • Posted by Jun 5, 2019

By Kevin Perry   You’ve given your father enough stressful moments over the years… Pause for self-reflection. So now it’s time to help him de-stress from the distress with a Palm Springs spa day. The most important man in your life deserves the most luxurious tune-up in town, and our resorts are ready to deliver. From foot rubs to body scrubs and everything in between, these tantalizing treatments are customized to meet the special needs of…

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Mid-Week to the Max!

Mid-Week to the Max!

  • Posted by Jun 4, 2019

TGI-Monday! That’s right, we always look forward to the week ahead, because the forecast calls for bargains. From Happy Hours to nappy nights and prix fixe perfextion, mid-week is the new weekend in our eternally sunny hometown. Check into luxury, check out our activities, and check your inhibitions at the door. Get ready to pack your calendar full of cool… STAY Escape Palm Springs - Summer Splash Special: 50% Off 3rd Night. This Special can…

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Look Cool at the Pool

Look Cool at the Pool

  • Posted by May 30, 2019

By Kevin Perry Sure, Palm Springs summers are hot, but you’re hotter! As you wade into pool season, make sure you dip your toes into these local vendors. After all, you’re not just swimming to beat the heat; you’re also shattering expectations and blowing up social media. The following necessities will assure that you get seen on the scene (like. a. queen.)! To conquer the A-list, make a beeline for Destination PSP. One of the most unique gift…

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Gaycation, A Home In Paradise Is All I Ever Wanted

Gaycation, A Home In Paradise Is All I Ever Wanted

  • Posted by May 28, 2019

By Kevin Perry You are the queen of your castle, no matter where your fine self may roam. That’s why you and your besties need a place to plant your rainbow flag and to call your homo-away-from-home for the duration of your gaycation. Well, look no further than one of our many regal vacation properties.   You’ve tried renting from the apps (no, we’re not talking about Grindr), but sites like Airbnb and VRBO don’t always have the local know-…

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Gay Means Happy (Hour)

Gay Means Happy (Hour)

  • Posted by May 21, 2019

By Kevin Perry You’ve worked hard all day. You conquered your to-do list. You even made small talk with hetero Brad in accounting. You have earned a beverage, my friend. It’s time to let your fab flag fly! But don’t waste your evening on the ordinary; get gay and gregarious at one of the hottest Happy Hours in Palm Springs. Trio Restaurant al fresco dining Trio | 707 N Palm Canyon Dr Orange is the new YAAS! Palm Springs’ most iconic…

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Formerly Cary Grant's estate, Copley’s now features elevated American Dishes

Formerly Cary Grant's estate, Copley’s now features elevated American Dishes

  • Posted by May 17, 2019

By Kevin Perry Hospitality is a dish best served warm. When you sit down for a gourmet meal, you don’t want to feel unwelcome or out of place, no matter how upscale your surroundings may be. It’s a delicate balancing act, but Copley’s really sticks the proverbial landing. “We are a fine-dining restaurant but there’s certainly nothing stuffy about us at all,” promises co-owner Greg Butterfield. “Being from Hawaii, we have that aloha spirit.”…

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