Hot Picks

Editor's choices for shouldn't miss activities.

McCormick’s Auction

Palm Springs Life Archives

Rev Up Your Engines for McCormick’s Exotic Auto Auction

It’s hard not to notice the expanse of classic and luxury vehicles populating the lot and showroom of McCormick’s Palm Springs Exotic Car Auctions. Since 1985, McCormick’s has offered serious and novice automotive aficionados a virtual playground of vehicles to add to their collections. The entries for the Feb. 22-24 event have been arriving in droves. Mercedes fans, have your checkbooks ready to drive home in a 1972 Roadster. Domestic car lovers, place your bids for a powder-blue and white 1958 Nash.

244 N. Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs.

Kathy GriffinBad Girl Comedian Returns to the Desert

If the words, “Tip it!” give you the church giggles, then you’re clearly a fan of Kathy Griffin. Catch the Emmy Award-winning comedian when she performs at The Show at Aqua Caliente Casino • Resort • Spa, 9 p.m., Feb. 22.                                                                                                                     

The Show
32250 Bob Hope Dr. (I-10 at Ramon Rd.), Rancho Mirage.
760-321-2000, 888-999-1995;

Photo: Palm Springs Life Archives

Elaine PaigeMusical Theater Diva Takes the Desert By Storm

Elaine Paige’s talent has cast a bright light on the Broadway stage. She was Grizabella in the long-running production of Cats. Paige also made her Broadway debut in Sunset Boulevard. Now this star of musical theater will grace McCallum Theatre with her favorite of jazz classics. Feb. 27, 8 p.m.

McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring Drive,  Palm Desert, CA 92260

Photo: Michael Childers


Add your comment:
Edit Module
Desert Guide
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

Top Women In Business Awards 2013

The 2013 Top Women in Business awards program, a Palm Springs Life event, honors Coachella Valley’s best and brightest talent from throughout the diverse business community. An independent panel of five judges selected winners in three categories: Business Leader, Entrepreneurship, and Corporate Leader.

Docs’ Leading Voice

Someday, someone, somewhere will create a fascinating documentary about the life of Peter Coyote. Until then, he’s happy working from the other side of the camera.

3 Wild Nights of Modernism

As Palm Springs Modernism Week unfolds, thousands of enthusiasts sporting wide collars and a Rat Pack spirit will converge on the desert and celebrate at a long list of private events, including three with a purpose higher than a raised cocktail glass.

Discovering Design

Savor sleek modern design, thrill in a tropical paradise, delight in artistic whimsy, and escape into Italian Old World elegance. The elements of gracious desert living unfold Feb. 10, 2013 during the Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert Home Tour.

Get Set For Wilco at The McCallum Theatre

Two-time Grammy Award winning Wilco takes the stage on Friday at the McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert. Palm Springs Life asked them, what makes the Palm Springs area so special on their tour?
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Promotions + Contests

McCallum Theatre Broadway Blockbusters Experience!

McCallum Theatre Broadway Blockbusters Experience!

Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the four 2015-2016 Broadway Blockbusters Series shows.
Romantic Palm Springs Getaway

Romantic Palm Springs Getaway

Experience the beauty, romance and excitement of the Palm Springs area when you enter to be the lucky winner of this romantic couples getaway
GuestLife Magical Monterey Bay Experience

GuestLife Magical Monterey Bay Experience

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Edit ModuleShow Tags