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Out on the Town

Out on the Town

Fill your days and nights with sights, sounds, and tastes found only in the desert
After your wedding - Play, shop, soak, see, taste, and experience the paradise that is Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.
Hot Honeymoon Hideaways

Hot Honeymoon Hideaways

Arrive early for sunshine and pool time, and then linger longer at one of these romantic escapes
A weekend in Palm Springs is spectacular; a week or more is paradise. Plan to get away from it all and hole up in one of the desert’s many hubs for relaxation and romance.
Real Weddings

Real Weddings

These couples found perfection in this picturesque desert destination
Three inspiring ways to wed — why look anywhere else?
Customizing Your Cake

Customizing Your Cake

From Concept to First Bite
You’ve seen them in the magazines, on TV, and at your friends’ weddings. Now it’s time to create your own wedding cake the way you like it.
Weddings of the Year

Weddings of the Year

It was difficult to choose — so much wedding goodness in one destination.
Here are some of our favorites from the past year. Take cues from these couples’ smart ideas and the innovative ways in which their local vendors made them happen. Yours could be next!
True Colors

True Colors

Get inspired by desert weddings’ distinctive look and style
The most popular color schemes take cues from local pastimes, hot spots, and a reverence for the amazing natural landscape.
50 Best Tips From Desert Wedding Experts

50 Best Tips From Desert Wedding Experts

What kind of cake works best on a 110-degree day? What’s the latest makeup trend for a shine-free look, even in desert sunshine? You’re about to find out.
Local wedding experts give their best tips for a flawless event.
A Sense of Place

A Sense of Place

Venues filled with historic glamour and modern style will sweep you off your feet
The toughest thing about your Palm Springs wedding event might be choosing from so many one-of-a-kind options. This list of top contenders should help.
Trends to Wed By

Trends to Wed By

Creative couples and their seasoned wedding pros dig these new traditions
New ideas for your wedding day from wedding planners, florists and photographers.
10 Reasons to Wed in Palm Springs

10 Reasons to Wed in Palm Springs

Venues, Weather, Vendors, Vibe — Take your pick from the any of the numerous reasons to choose Palm Springs for your Big Day.
Just 10 of the hundreds of reasons to select Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley as the location for your wedding.
Weddings

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.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Enter your “Cutest Pet” photo in the Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest. Online users will be able to like the Cutest Pet photos from six (6) categories.