Palm Reader

Palm Reader
Row of palm trees with mountains in the distance

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.

Desert X 2019

  • Posted By: February 18, 2019

By Barbara Beckley

From awesome art in the solitary sand to Palm Springs’ bus stops, stairs to nowhere at the Salton Sea, a glittery ghost palm and mid-century modern architecture as a sounding board, Desert X 2019 has turned the Coachella Valley into an artistic canvas for all to enjoy.   Feb. 9 - April 21, 2019.     

Read More

Meet Wil Stiles

  • Posted By: February 18, 2019

By Kevin Perry

Our lives are peppered with joyful memories that inspire us to look back fondly and look forward hopefully. Moments like falling in love, getting promoted, the birth of a child… or, in the case of Wil Stiles, all of the above rolled into one.

Read More

Discover Holiday House and Sparrows Lodge

  • Posted By: February 18, 2019

By Kevin Perry

Palm Springs is built on reverence and revelry. The glamour of a golden age shimmers across decades and reverberates into a stylish celebration rooted firmly in the here and now.

Holiday House and Sparrows Lodge stand as towering examples of our hometown’s regal past, as well as its resplendent future.

Read More

Spotlight on Destination PSP

  • Posted By: February 07, 2019

By Barbara Beckley

Some ideas are simply brilliant. The light bulb. The cell phone. Destination PSP. 

No kidding. Since Jeffrey Bernstein founded Destination PSP in 2012, the store has revolutionized souvenir shopping in Palm Springs and throughout the Coachella Valley. 

Read More

8 Must See Modernism Week Events

  • Posted By: February 05, 2019

By: Modern Mary at Acme House Company Vacation Rentals

Each year tens of thousands of design and architecture enthusiasts flock to Palm Springs to soak up the sun and celebrate everything midcentury. 

Read More

Everything You Need To Know About Coachella 2019

  • Posted By: January 16, 2019

What with its great location, sunny skies, celebrity crowd, a Instagram moments, this Californian music festival is everything a music festival should be.  In fact, it’s evolved into more than just a festival for music lovers. Its formal name is The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

With the 2019 festival fast approaching and the line-up having just been announced, we’ve got all the information you need about the event and what you can do in Coachella Valley when you’re not listening to music. 

Read More

Palm Springs' Art Scene Thrives

  • Posted By: January 15, 2019

As Desert X returns to the Coachella Valley and new art installations arrive in the city, Palm Spring’s allure for art and architecture lovers is going from strength to strength. From artworks across the desert landscape and intriguing ‘giant babies’ to celebrations of modernism and renowned architecture, Palm Springs has it all.

Desert X  - February 9th to April 21st 2019

Read More

You’ll Never Want to Leave this Escape Room

  • Posted By: January 14, 2019

By Kevin Perry

Stick your head in a cauldron, call up Scotland Yard, and sleuth your way over to Escape Room Palm Springs, a quizzical playground that unleashes your inner explorer.

Read More

Spotlight on the Charming Vintage Shop Dazzles

  • Posted By: December 27, 2018

By Barbara Beckley

It should come as no surprise that Mike Sauls was born in New Orleans – given the cheery “Hi there!  How are you doing today,” he says to everyone who enters his vintage wonderland.

Read More

Explore Paradise with Big Wheel Tours

  • Posted By: December 27, 2018

By Kevin Perry

Tourists make the best tour guides. An exuberance for discovery spurs them forward, a curiosity for details fuels their soul, and a connection with their surroundings becomes contagious until you’re swept into the flow of an adventure in the making.

Read More