June 2012

Articles

Palm Springs Celebrates Marilyn Monroe

Palm Springs Celebrates Marilyn Monroe

Cocktails Mixed For 50th Anniversary
Palm Springs resorts and businesses are getting ready with events to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Marilyn Monroe -- in style.
HOT PICKS

HOT PICKS

Desert Guide's choices for best in the desert.
Desert Guide's choices for best summer activities in the desert. Annenberg Theater, Living Desert Zoo & Botanical Garden, and Village Fest.
Judy, Judy, Judy

Judy, Judy, Judy

June 2, 2012
She’s an outrageous ordained minister who converts audiences to her signature religion, “Judyism.” Fun-loving, mind-blowing feminist Judy Tenuta preaches that all women should be worshipped as “love goddesses.”
Dining for Dollars

Dining for Dollars

June 1-10, 2012
Savor barbecued short ribs at Jackalope Ranch. Bite into delicate pan-seared sea scallops at Arnold Palmer’s. Inhale Pacifica’s fusion of soy-honey sea bass and curry coconut. These are only a few of the sensory adventures that await you during Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week.
Cheap Eats

Cheap Eats

Summer Dining Deals in the Desert
6 desert restaurants offer great summer dining deals.
Be Cool. Go for a Tramway Ride.

Be Cool. Go for a Tramway Ride.

Enjoy a change of scenery. Hike trails dark and rich with earth while caressed by a cool breeze. Breathe in fresh mountain air and marvel at white fir and sugar pine.
At the Casinos

At the Casinos

Entertainment sizzles at our casinos. Here's the overview.
Paris Flea Market on El Paseo

Paris Flea Market on El Paseo

A Little Bit of Paris on El Paseo
A jumble of one-of-a-kind and nationally and internationally sourced merchandise greets shoppers in this aptly named store.
5 Great Places for Drinks that Delight

5 Great Places for Drinks that Delight

Cool and refreshing libations from a distinguished selection of venues.
Moroccan Marketplace

Moroccan Marketplace

Indio Open Air Market
Same Greens, Great Rates

Same Greens, Great Rates

Take advantage of summer golf deals
Golfing opportunists flock to the desert during the summer in search of sizzling seasonal rates. “You can play a lot of golf courses for around half the cost of prices during peak season,” says Colin Gooch, head golf professional at marriott’s Shadow Ridge in Palm Desert.
Short Stuff

Short Stuff

Escape into a summer film festival
Look What’s Popping Uptown!

Look What’s Popping Uptown!

Raymond | Lawrence
A creative new force has emerged within the amalgamation of cafés, restaurants, inns, art galleries, modern and vintage furniture stores, men’s and women’s clothing boutiques, and other assorted businesses that make up Palm Springs Uptown Design District.
Farm-to-Table Cuisine

Farm-to-Table Cuisine

Enjoy fresh ingredients locally sourced
Three growing seasons bless the Coachella Valley with bountiful agriculture. And nearby farming areas such as Hemet, Anza, and Temecula provide fresh produce, allowing desert area chefs to offer the freshest in-season products available.
Palm Springs Life's Best of the Best - June 2012

Palm Springs Life's Best of the Best - June 2012

You vote. We reveal. That’s how Best of the Best works.
We ask readers and viewers to weigh in weekly at www.mybestofthebest.com on their favorite people, places, and things in the Coachella Valley.
Desert Guide

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90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

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Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

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2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

Palm Springs Life’s annual Best of the Best. Readers tell us who their choice is for the “Best of the Best” of the Coachella Valley in over 40 categories.
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.
Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival performances.