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A glimpse into your social schedule while in Palm Springs. Find out where to go, what to do and what’s new to the desert scene.

Happy Hour: Expect a bevy of surprises at Birba and Workshop Kitchen + Bar

Birba Palm Springs 622 North Palm Canyon Drive, 760-327-5678 Birba excels on a number of levels. For starters, its location on a corner on North Palm Canyon Drive is ideal. Access is easy. And it’s easy...

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Like the Calgary Stampede? Have a mini West-fest in Palm Springs!

The annual Calgary Stampede in Calgary Canada (July 8-17, 2016 and always the first week of July each year) is dubbed the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.  The 10 day exhibition, fair and rodeo is a huge draw for...

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Happy Hour: Experience the Allure of EIGHT4NINE and Copley's

EIGHT 4NINE 849 North Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, 760-325-8490 EIGHT4NINE Restaurant and Lounge continues its rise in popularity this year, now that Bravo Reality TV hit, “Shahs of Sunset,” has...

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Happy Hour: 3 Uptown Design District cocktail havens to savor

There is no shortage of style in Palm Springs' memorable Uptown District. That creativity extends into the dining rooms and bars of three culinary hot spots along Palm Canyon Drive, where variety and inventiveness stand...

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Eat Breakfast Outdoors: 3 great patios to start your day in Palm Springs

Whether you believe it’s the most important meal of the day or not, a leisurely breakfast is a fun and relaxing way to begin the day.  There’s a host of great places to dine outside in the morning to...

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What to do In Palm Springs in the Rain

They say April showers bring May flowers, but what are you supposed to do in the rain in the desert? Showers, when they come, come fast and hard and the gloomy weather can hang around, or vanish quickly. Get...

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While you’re here for Coachella: spend a day in Palm Springs

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Annual Festival (aka, Coachella) is one of the Palm Springs area’s biggest draws each year.  The music festival attracts tens of thousands of music lovers to the The...

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Things to see if you're here for the BNP Paribas Tennis Tournament

Held in Indian Wells, the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament is the largest two-week combined ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and WTA Premier professional tennis tournament in the world. It's a big event and a huge draw for...

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How to live it up in Palm Springs with a low Canadian dollar- fun & free things to do

Canadians may be thinking twice before traveling to the U.S. because of the low value of the loonie against the greenback. Despite the less than ideal exchange rate, there are numerous seat sales this season, and lots of...

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LGBT Resort That’s Lush, Lovely, and Lesbian:

Palm Springs’s LGBT visitors are typically overwhelmed with our impressive smorgasbord of nearly 25 exclusively gay or lesbian resorts. At last count, that’s the largest number of LGBT accommodations...

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