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Palm Reader

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: 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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Rock out in Palm Springs with Return of Top Rock at Hard Rock Hotel

All of your favorite rock and roll hits of the ‘80s and ‘90s are coming back to Palm Springs in a big way – and rest assured, it will rock you. From Queen to Heart to The Killers, the musical essence of...

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Appetito Serves Up Fresh Classics and Tasty Specials

Newly-opened this season, Appetito is carving a new path in the deli/bistro offerings in Palm Springs. Co-owners Patrick Service and John Shay, both veterans in the food and hospitality business, have created a tasty and...

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Palm Springs Spencer’s Restaurant Didn’t Disappoint

Recently, friends from the Northwest got in touch with me and told me to choose a restaurant for a birthday dinner, Spencer’s with a reputation for outstanding food and service, immediately came to mind. ...

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Where to Dine in Palm Springs for Restaurant Week

Over 25 new dining, dancing and drinking establishments have opened in Palm Springs since early 2012. All are one-of-a-kind gems, from a neo-retro 1950s supper club to an industrial chic architectural wonder....

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