Desert Spotlight

Desert Spotlight

From Broadway-caliber productions to rare art exhibits and collections…find out what world-renowned artists and performers are coming into town.

Elevate Your Dining Experience at Peaks Restaurant -- Where the Cuisine is as Spectacular as the View

A new executive chef (formerly of the Parker Palm Springs), a new menu, new craft cocktails and a new owner (Palm Springs local John Fritch) make Peaks Restaurant (https://www.pstramway.com/dining/), at the top of the...

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What To Drink At The Exotic Bootlegger Tiki

Back in the 1940s, 50s, and 60s, Tiki restaurants were a popular national phenomenon and one of the best known of the genre was Don the Beachcomber. The chain's Palm Springs location opened in March 1953 on the...

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Celebrities love Palm Springs

For decades Palm Springs has been a celebrity playground.  You can’t toss a tumbleweed without hitting homes that belonged to the likes of Liberace, Debbie Reynolds or Frank Sinatra. But even stars that...

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Meet Mariah Hanson, Founder And Producer Of The Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend

Visitors to Palm Springs love to party, so it's more than appropriate that each Spring the city is host to the Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend (aka The Dinah)—the largest lesbian event in the world. This year...

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Meet Andy Wysocki and Bill Sanderson of Townie Bagels

You might not think it would be hard to find a great bagel in Palm Springs—but you'd be wrong. Unless, of course, you head to Townie Bagels in the south end of town. Andy Wysocki, who owns the café with...

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Checking In To The Rossi Hotel

The option to stay in your own private oasis within a private oasis may sound like an unlikely possibility, but at The Rossi, it will be a dream come true. This boutique property has only eight suites and each one...

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Meet Tristan Gittens, Owner Of The Gourmet Sausage Restaurant Frankinbun

At quite a bit more than first glance, there's nothing about Tristan Gittens' curriculum vitae that would suggest he'd someday open a gourmet sausage restaurant. Gittens grew up in Palm Springs but moved away to...

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Here for CareerBuilder Challenge?

The annual Career Builder Challenge arrives in the Coachella Valley January 18, 2017. The event pairs 156 PGA TOUR pros with a different amateur partner each day on different courses for three days. On Sunday the 22nd,...

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Your Guide To This Year's Art Palm Springs Fair

One of the most anticipated annual events on February's Modernism Week schedule is the massive Art Palm Springs fair at the Palm Springs Convention Center. This year's show coincides with President's Day Weekend,...

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Must see sights & things to do during the Palm Springs International Film Festival

It’s one of Palm Springs most star-studded weeks. The Palm Springs International Film Festival kicks off January 2nd and runs until the 16th. Films are screened at half a dozen local theatres, and there are many...

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