2015.09.04 12:11 PM
From luxury golf resorts and historic estates to the simple beauty of natural surroundings, the nine Coachella Valley cities seem to have been created especially for romance.
2015.09.04 08:20 AM
The Coachella Valley celebrates diversity and offers acceptance like no other from parties, parades, and powwows — as well as more gay and gay-friendly businesses per capita than any other gay destination.
2015.09.04 08:19 AM
The darker, the better for director Billy Clift, whose Hush Up Sweet Charlotte, headlines Cinema Diverse, The Palm Springs LBGTQ Film Festival, during its Sept. 17-20 run.
2015.09.01 08:21 AM
The Pets On Parade luncheon, presented by Pegasus Therapeutic Riding and Loving All Animals, put another exclamation point on the summer by honoring the efforts of individuals who rescue animals from harms way.
2015.08.04 10:00 AM
The sense of community, dedication, and commitment to the animals in the care of the Palm Springs Animal Shelter is clear from the moment you step inside.
2015.07.31 06:00 AM
Palm Springs' Hollywood glamour and poolside vibe led to its place among the top “30 Best Small Cities in America” for 2014 as compiled by Conde Nast Traveler.
2015.07.30 03:23 PM
In 'Do I Sound Gay?' filmmaker David Thorpe explores this linguistically and culturally rich phenomenon by documenting his quest to come to terms with the anxiety brought on by his tonal quality.
2015.07.21 07:50 AM
When Louis Vuitton chose Palm Springs to showcase its 2015 Resort Collection, Kip Serafin made sure the fashion giant's every wish came true.
2015.07.09 07:00 AM
Each year, the Desert Bar Association (DBA) produces a show that satirizes in a “tongue-in-cheek” and “foot-in-mouth” manner the legal practice of law by various members of the DBA.
2015.07.02 01:54 PM
Chairman Harold Matzner and executive director Darryl Macdonald thanked the volunteers, film juries, filmmakers and staff for all the hard work and talent presented during the 21st annual Palm Springs International ShortFest.
2015.07.01 09:00 AM
The “Shooting Stars” segment of the Palm Springs International ShortFest is an evergreen favorite, featuring shorts with major film industry names either in front of or behind the camera.
2015.07.01 09:00 AM
Celebrated photographer Michael Childers and Palm Springs Life Society Editor Gloria Greer are among the six honorees for the ninth annual National Philanthropy Day awards luncheon on Nov. 18.
2015.06.30 12:17 PM
For most mere mortals, the idea of becoming a best-selling author is nothing less than Olympian, a combination of achievement and luck akin to planting your flag on Mount Everest with a winning lottery ticket in your parka.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM
2015.06.26 07:59 AM
Jordan Ledy’s interest in dubbing played out in front of audiences with his entry "It’s Better in Italian," winner of three awards at the Palm Springs International Film Festival.
2015.06.23 03:13 PM
According to a Redfin data analysis, Palm Springs ranks as the No. 1 best city in the country to throw a pool party followed by its Coachella Valley counterpart, La Quinta.
2015.06.23 09:19 AM
If you’ve been looking for a locally made, custom touch for your wedding favors, take a peek at these goodies that walk the walk — made right here in Greater Palm Springs.
2015.06.20 08:08 AM
Chairman Harold Matzner welcomed the sold out crowd at the Camelot Theatre to the 21st annual Palm Springs International ShortFest on June 16.
2015.06.19 09:31 AM
Palm Springs Unified School District Scholars are Celebrated at Scholarship Reception - June 2, 2015
Four Palm Springs Unified School District graduate students, who are pursuing education in architecture and design or related fields, each received a $1,500 scholarship award from the Palm Springs Modern Committee
2015.06.17 01:56 PM
Palm Springs and Desert Resorts Restaurant Week 2015 got off to a rousing start with its opening soiree May 27 at Pirch in Rancho Mirage.
2015.06.12 03:17 PM
Spinning plates, juggling, stilt walking, a balloon artist, and animals from The Living Desert made Contour Dermatology’s Circus Day of Beauty recently come alive in Rancho Mirage.
2015.06.11 02:23 PM
Each year Palm Springs Life, in conjunction with AVVO – a company that rates and profiles attorneys across the United States, celebrates the Coachella Valley based top attorneys in 20 different specialties.
2015.06.11 07:00 AM
Pass over predictable ballrooms, golf courses, and hotel gardens, and head right for a private estate in the Greater Palm Springs area that stretches its lavish arms wide to welcome you and your guests.
2015.06.06 06:30 AM
Returning to provide the musical entertainment for the evening was the iconic Blood, Sweat and Tears featuring American Idol superstar Bo Bice.
2015.05.28 11:50 AM
Variety of the Desert – The Children’s Charity named Yanelle Magana the winner of the raffle drawing for a Ford C-Max Hybrid.
2015.05.28 09:48 AM
The Friends of Roy's Foundation held their inaugural benefit golf tournament at the Bighorn Golf Club Canyons course.
2015.05.28 08:44 AM
The City of Palm Springs paid tribute to its hard working police and firefighters at the 4th Annual City of Palm Springs Police and Fire Appreciation Luncheon
2015.05.21 03:56 PM
Louis Vuitton’s creative director, Nicolas Ghesquière, used the allure of the desert to unveil his Resort 2015 Collection, but Palm Springs' own Trina Turk has been designing and sharing the California lifestyle with the rest of the world for more than 20 years.
2015.05.18 11:37 AM
Palm Springs will be the seventh most popular destination for new couples when Memorial Day weekend rolls around in two weeks, according to the dating site, OnMutualTerms.com.
2015.05.11 09:43 AM
A stylish progressive wedding is ideal to take advantage of several incredibly beautiful locales that a resort has to offer. It’s a theme that promises to keep things interesting and filled with an upbeat momentum that surprises at every turn.
2015.05.09 10:37 AM
Indian Ridge County Club in Palm Desert has been the largest contributor to the Desert Cancer Foundation, a nonprofit organization that financially assists Coachella Valley residents fighting cancer.
2015.05.08 11:09 AM
The Parker Palm Springs became the afterparty playground of enthusiastic fashionistas conversing about the futuristic looks presented by Louis Vuitton at the iconic Bob Hope Estate.
2015.05.07 07:58 PM
Nearly 200 attendees packed The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage ballroom to hear keynote speaker Nina McLemore speak on “How To Do It All, Managing Your Career”
2015.05.07 03:52 PM
Wearing a perfect emerald/teal jacket from her own clothing collection, Nina McLemore says experience taught her the importance of visuals and how they relate to the woman's place in the business world.
2015.05.06 03:23 PM
The Mad Hatter, himself, could not have topped the incredible extravaganza enjoyed at the Palm Springs Art Museum's Tenth Annual Membership Drive and Party, “Meet the Museum."
2015.05.04 04:31 PM
Sergio Antonini flew in from Milan for a special 2 Day Personal Appearance event at Frasca Jewelers, Palm Desert.
2015.05.04 11:39 AM
During Stagecoach's recent stop at Indio’s Empire Polo Club grounds, editor Arianna Menon saw the differences and similarities between the country music festival and Coachella.
2015.05.04 10:50 AM
The three winners of Palm Springs Life’s third annual Women in Business Award share a common value: a desire to connect.
2015.05.01 07:04 AM
Fashion guru Nina McLemore will be the keynote speaker at Palm Springs Life's third annual Women in Business Awards luncheon on May 5, which celebrate the desert’s finest female business leaders.
2015.05.01 07:00 AM
Kitty lovers of the Desert Cities were treated to a special event featuring the fastest of all Felines – the elegant cheetah which, sadly, is on its own race toward extinction.
2015.04.29 02:22 PM
Wounded Warrior Project’s mission is to honor and empower wounded warriors with the vision to foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation’s history.
2015.04.29 02:00 PM
Luke’s Legacy, a non-profit organization who states they “Unite People with Paws” held a beautiful event and awarded checks to three animal organizations, including the Humane Society of the Desert.
2015.04.29 11:11 AM
Talented producer/photographer Michael Childers presented his eighth annual “One Night Only,” a sizzling musical salute to the 1960s, on April 22 to benefit Jewish Family Service at McCallum Theater in Palm Desert.
2015.04.29 09:18 AM
This one of a kind show featured designs by Don Vincent, Mr. Turk men’s line of clothing at Trina Turk of Palm Springs and raised money for Animal Samaritans.
2015.04.29 08:12 AM
The LGBT Community Center of the Desert provides a bridge to bring LGBT people together through a variety of health and wellness offerings.
2015.04.27 01:49 PM
Presented by Mike McDonald and Vic Cooper of Market Watch in conjunction with Peggy Sue Lane the 100 plus attendees learned the most up-to-date statistics in the Coachella Valley housing market with an emphasis on the high-end market.
2015.04.24 11:50 AM
Palm Springs Life magazine took center stage at the Opera Under the Stars event, produced by Opera Arts’ president Arlene Rosenthal, on April 19 at Renaissance Esmeralda Hotel & Spa in Indian Wells,
2015.04.24 11:25 AM
Designer Richard Read celebrated the opening of his interior design showroom with a catered affair for clients, friends and business associates.
2015.04.23 03:28 PM
Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, The Galen and Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden hosted a reception to launch a temporary installation by Zoe Crosher in collaboration with LAND’s The Manifest Destiny Billboard Project Chapter 9 installation.
2015.04.23 07:19 AM
Palm Springs' annual American Documentary Film Festival concluded a five day run in the Coachella Valley with 130 films screened from throughout the world at local theaters.
2015.04.20 10:26 AM
The Palm Springs Desert Cities Chapter of the Women’s Council Of Realtors (WCR) will roll out the red carpet for its Seventh Annual Boutique Fashion Show and Luncheon on May 8 at the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa in Indian Wells.
2015.04.17 02:30 PM
Dressed in pink, 120 ladies hit the links to play in the Battle Against Breast Cancer at Indian Ridge Country Club.
2015.04.15 03:04 PM
J. Willott Gallery welcomed many of their collectors and their guests for an evening of furry fun with plenty of critters running around the gallery.
2015.04.15 02:18 PM
The show highlighted the works of three acclaimed photographers; featuring large format color work by Jaime Kowal, black and white photography by Axel Breutigam and monotone and color images by Gary Gardner.
2015.04.15 11:16 AM
Celebrated photographer Douglas Kirkland brought stories to go with the photos he shot 53 years ago of famed designer Coco Chanel during a recent book tour stop at Melissa Morgan Fine Art in Palm Desert.
2015.04.13 05:19 PM
It was the ultimate Sunday Funday at The Music Lounge presented by MUDD and Ocean Pacific (Op) where celebs ended Coachella Weekend One with brunch and a pool party at the Ingleside Inn in Palm Springs.
2015.04.13 10:24 AM
Brian Stokes Mitchell mesmerized the crowd at College of the Desert’s "Stepping Out for COD" benefit in February presented by Wells Fargo.
2015.04.12 04:14 PM
130 golfers played the pristine Arroyo and Grove courses at Indian Ridge Country Club to support Desert Cancer Foundation program services.
2015.04.10 02:08 PM
A fabulous time was had by 270 attendees at the 21st Annual A Round for Life Dinner Gala at Indian Ridge Country Club.
2015.04.10 08:02 AM
Ashley Collins has surpassed both trend and time to create works which are distinct, carrying an imprint that is instantly recognizable.
2015.04.09 03:03 PM
The car show is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Sebastian George co-founder of Desert Cancer Foundation, who was a nationally-prominent cancer researcher and locally-beloved oncologist who often worked for free to help patients who could not afford medical care.
2015.04.08 03:55 PM
Friends, family and longtime clients toasted owner/operator Barry Nadeau at the grand opening of Brush Palm Springs, the desert’s newest luxury hair salon.
2015.04.08 11:12 AM
The Palm Springs Art Museum, one of the Coachella Valley’s most prestigious cultural institutions, recently unveiled The Joseph Clayes III Exhibition Wing, formerly known as the McCallum Wing.
2015.04.08 08:01 AM
All the amazing things you’ve heard about Greater Palm Springs — or better yet, experienced for yourselves — are a daily part of this secluded, picturesque valley that simply loves a good wedding.
2015.04.07 06:00 AM
Some Palm Springs–area couples are bucking the custom of choosing a color for their wedding altogether and embracing each and every one of them.
2015.04.07 06:00 AM
For those who dream of incorporating their little bundles of love into the wedding festivities, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons. If you’re a stickler for perfection, you might reconsider.
2015.04.07 06:00 AM
Most brides and grooms who choose Greater Palm Springs to host their big day say that planning their wedding here didn’t feel like planning at all: It felt like anticipating an exciting and romantic once-in-a-lifetime vacation.
2015.04.07 06:00 AM
If you have even one little creative bone in your body, you’ve likely caught the DIY bug as you’ve plunged into the wedding planning process.
2015.04.07 06:00 AM
Guests love to turn a Palm Springs–area wedding into a vacation for the same reason couples love to stay on for their honeymoon — or even a pre-honeymoon.
2015.04.07 06:00 AM
Contour Dermatology’s Day of Beauty brought the community together on March 7 for a fun day with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert.
2015.04.01 07:00 AM
The first-ever Cathedral City LGBT Days opens April 3 as part of a three-day celebration that includes an opening-night party, pool parties, dance parties, an Easter egg hunt for kids, and a costume-themed charity race.
2015.03.31 09:36 AM
Even from her home in Sonoma, you can feel Mariah Hanson's intensity blaze as she describes her passionate love affair with The Dinah — the largest lesbian party in the world.
2015.03.31 09:00 AM
While The Dinah has matured over 25 years, the rhythmic heart of the event beats steady and true.
2015.03.31 08:58 AM
Just one year after its 1980 debut, the Mountain Course hosted the inaugural Vintage Invitational. The event attracted the likes of Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer, and Byron Nelson. In short time, The Vintage Club catapulted to international prominence.
2015.03.31 08:58 AM
Past PGA and LPGA stars took to the golf course to help at Toscana Country Club members raise money for the Toscana Employee Scholarship Fund, which provides college scholarships for Toscana employees or children of employees.
2015.03.31 08:58 AM
This year Palm Valley School continues to raise funds to support their financial assistance program - providing over one million dollars to families with children driven to achieve in school, the art and on the athletic field.
2015.03.23 09:36 AM
More than 125 industry professionals representing the new home housing and related fields gathered for a festive networking evening at the beautiful Ferguson Bath & Kitchen Design showroom in Rancho Mirage.
2015.03.19 03:29 PM
The most recent art show opening at Colin Fisher Studios was titled “Made in America,” and yet the parking lot was mostly filled with European imports.
2015.03.19 01:15 PM
Members of The Vintage Club recently took a voyage into space led by a pair of the country’s leading scientists and gained a close look at the Curiosity Mars Land Rover in Indian Wells.
2015.03.17 10:00 AM
The new home plans – Coralstone, Greystone and Santa Rosa – are the three largest homes in Andalusia’s collection ranging from 4,184 to 5,131 square feet. Andalusia also has three all-new plans ranging from 3,280 to 3,612 square feet.
2015.03.16 02:36 PM
The Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Council’s annual fundraiser took revelers back to 1961 as the Architecture and Design Center, Edwards Harris Pavilion was transformed into an outdoor time machine on Feb. 21.
2015.03.11 11:43 AM
"The Desert Modernists: The Architects Who Envisioned Midcentury Modern Palm Springs" is a joint book effort between Modernism Week and Palm Springs Life covering groundbreaking architects and their influential works.
2015.03.10 07:00 AM
The Palm Springs Preservation Foundation has outdone itself this year by picking a fabulous midcentury location for the annual Retro Martini Party fundraising event during Modernism Week.
2015.03.10 07:00 AM
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has received a check for $1.1 million from the fifth annual Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament as the four-day charity event wrapped up March 9 in Palm Desert.
2015.03.09 03:57 PM
The Jam Session at Patrick Warburton's Celebrity Golf Tournament Weekend turned into a sing-a-long as stars from the past, like the Eagles' Don Felder and Little River Band's Wayne Nelson, sang songs everyone knew.
2015.03.09 02:20 PM
Film photography is expensive, laborious, and requires intense focus, but it also happens to be wedding photographer Katie McGihon’s preferred medium for the timeless images it produces in the Greater Palm Springs area.
2015.03.08 04:02 PM
A warm desert welcome for the Patrick Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament has seen it grow and evolve into a four-day event to create greater exposure for its benefactor - St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.
2015.03.05 02:20 PM
Attendees were thrilled at the fun time they had at the Red Carpet Oscar Night at Vicky's of Santa Fe. The best part of this evening was that 100% of the net proceeds will be donated to Variety, The Children's Charity.
2015.03.02 02:01 PM
The Shops on El Paseo hosted a Red Carpet Gala 2015 Academy Awards Viewing Party on February 22 at dedicated space within The Shops on El Paseo upscale stores. The event was a benefit for Palm Springs Women in Film and Television.
2015.02.27 07:39 AM
Grammy-winning, multi-platinum recording artist LeAnn Rimes will perform at this year’s Circus T-Dance during White Party Palm Springs, which runs April 24-27, according to producer Jeffrey Sanker.
2015.02.25 01:34 PM
The Palm Springs Modern Committee lived up to its reputation for bringing the best, wildest, and most creative parties to Modernism Week.
2015.02.24 01:49 PM
If the recent 10th edition of Modernism Week in Palm Springs gave you a greater appreciation for midcentury architecture, it’s not a stretch to take those thoughts a step further and think modern wedding.
2015.02.23 11:32 AM
Nearly 1,000 classic cars filled the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday February 14th for the 13th annual Dr. George Car Show benefiting the Desert Cancer Foundation. Attendees also enjoyed more than 80 vendors, a silent auction, live entertainment, raffles and a beer garden.
2015.02.20 12:16 PM
Artist Josh Agle, better known to most as SHAG, whose artwork captures the essence of Palm Springs living and a modern lifestyle in his vividly-colored and sharply-rendered panels, was the featured guest at a dinner for more than 65 fans and collectors.
2015.02.20 10:52 AM
To raise awareness of Patrick Warburton's charitable mission for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Will Fuller invited the actor to speak at his VIP Maserati event in La Quinta.
2015.02.19 10:24 AM
For those getting engaged this Valentine’s Day, these stunning hotels and resorts offer a distinct ambiance and dreamy backdrops for picture-perfect weddings.
2015.02.19 07:00 AM
In this series of exhibitions, Melissa Morgan Fine Art presents the newest body of work by highly sought-after painter, Andy Moses. The abstract works of sculptor, Brad Howe, will be featured along with the intricate, theatrical sculptures of Rondle West and the expressive mixed media works of Michel Tabori.
2015.02.18 01:52 PM
Modernism Week kicked off its 10th anniversary with a fun, electrifying party Feb. 12 at Community and Meeting Place (CAMP), the festival’s new 30,000-square-foot headquarters on Palm Canyon Drive in the heart of Palm Springs.
2015.02.17 10:50 AM
The opening reception at Take 3 Contemporary Gallery featured new work from painter, printmaker, and educator, Dennis Johnson, and contemporary sculptor, Rik Phillips.
2015.02.17 07:20 AM