November 2011

Articles

Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner - 2011

Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner - 2011

Eat Out This Thanksgiving at Palm Springs Area Charities, Restaurants, Casinos and Resorts
The vision of Thanksgiving at home might not be for everyone, which is why a good number of Palm Springs area restaurants offer special holiday menus.
Roy’s 10th Anniversary in Rancho Mirage

Roy’s 10th Anniversary in Rancho Mirage

With Roy Yamaguchi!
Join Chef Roy Yamaguchi to celebrate Roy’s 10-year anniversary in Rancho Mirage with a 5-course dinner paired with world-renowned Caymus Wines on Wednesday, November 16th, 2011
3rd Annual Wounded Warrior Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on December 2 and 3, 2011

3rd Annual Wounded Warrior Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on December 2 and 3, 2011

Actor, director, producer and former Kansas City Chiefs all-pro defensive back Fred “The Hammer” Williamson will serve as “honorary chairperson” and funds raised will benefit The Wounded Warrior Project of Palm Springs.
Special Rates,Packages for the Upcoming Humana Golf Challenge

Special Rates,Packages for the Upcoming Humana Golf Challenge

Renamed Golf Tournament Held in Partnership With Clinton Foundation at PGA WEST
Continuing a 26-year partnership, La Quinta Resort & Club and PGA WEST have unveiled a special tournament package to be offered throughout the week of the 2012 Humana Challenge
Peter Millar chosen as the Official Apparel Provider for The Humana Challenge

Peter Millar chosen as the Official Apparel Provider for The Humana Challenge

As part of a multi-year agreement, Peter Millar will supply apparel for all of the pro-am events, tournament board members, executive committee, volunteers, logistical staff and tournament committee members.
2012 Humana Challenge Tickets Now on Sale Through Brand-New Tournament Website

2012 Humana Challenge Tickets Now on Sale Through Brand-New Tournament Website

Humana Challenge Also Unveils New Facebook and Twitter Pages
The 2012 Humana Challenge is a four-round, 72-hole event that takes place Jan. 16-22 at PGA WEST’s Palmer and Nicklaus Private Courses and La Quinta Country Club.
November 2011 Hot Picks

November 2011 Hot Picks

Maximize Your Desert Experience
The Holidays — El Paseo Style, his year, a partnership between ACT for MS and The Gardens on El Paseo and El Paseo Village provides specific opportunities to purchase Christmas trees, most of which are designed with a celebrity in mind.
Cue Lights,  Music, And Action!

Cue Lights, Music, And Action!

Laugh, sing, and dance your way through the 2011 holidays
November Casino News and Entertainment Schedules

November Casino News and Entertainment Schedules

Here’s a sampling of what’s hot and happening in the Palm Springs area casinos in November 2011
The Estrogen Expo

The Estrogen Expo

The Desert Cities Woman’s Show, Nov. 19-20, encourages the exploration of personal and professional growth, self-enhancement, and information on all things female.
Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward

Hunting Season Opens on Trophy Shoes
One-Stop Santa

One-Stop Santa

Holiday shopping made easy
A big-city mall may offer ease, but in the desert, we make up for it with outdoor plazas and centers, avenues, and outlets that offer a wide scope of retail options.
A Gift-Giving Revival

A Gift-Giving Revival

Craving Baccarat, but it’s out of your budget? Consider shopping the desert’s top-drawer secondhand stores and combine high style with charitable giving.
Riverdance

Riverdance

See it for the first, fifth, or final time — but see it
Breaking box office records during its world premiere in Dublin in 1995, the innovative and exciting blend of dance, music, and song soon captured fans far beyond the Emerald Isle.
Speed by Example

Speed by Example

Dreams of racing are realized in Desert Center By Judd Spicer
Chuckwalla Valley Raceway in Desert Center, just off Interstate 10 between Palm Springs and Blythe.
It’s Polo, People!

It’s Polo, People!

Empire Polo Club invites spectators to attend preseason games, which take place Saturdays and/or Sundays from Nov. 25 to Dec. 18
Pride Tide

Pride Tide

Festival and parade celebrate gay life in the desert
Every November in the desert, thousands of people unfurl their rainbow flags and take to the street in honor of all things LGBT
Rock on, you crazy desert

Rock on, you crazy desert

Here’s where to get a groove on the local music scene
The Turkey Alternative

The Turkey Alternative

Help save the planet one meal at a time
Native Wellingtons contain seitan, kale, portobello mushrooms, orange glazed yams, fabulous stuffing, caramelized onions, and shallot mushroom gravy on the side.
November 2011 Bites

November 2011 Bites

This fall, kaiser grille underwent a major makeover, creating a new vibe to complement its contemporary cuisine, including sustainable meats, fresh vegetables, and pizzas baked in a wood-fired oven.
Desert Guide

Promotions + Contests

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

Experience the beauty, romance and excitement of the Palm Springs area when you enter to be the lucky winner of this romantic couple’s getaway
90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Each month, a first place winner will be selected to win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!And, each month, three additional runners up will be selected to win a wonderful Palm Springs area Dining certificate!
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.