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Game On!

From mic checks to body checks, the desert’s new arena offers a bold new stage for entertainment and sport.

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A year from now, if the schedule holds, the new Coachella Valley Arena will raise the concert and event calendar closer to big-city heights.

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The Big Swing

With the latest influx of homebuyers, the desert’s country clubs have a younger look.

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Coachella Valley country clubs have been trying to appeal to younger buyers with more extensive programming, and it appears to be paying off.

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Hey Shorty

While the Coachella Valley is home to many of the West Coast’s largest championship golf courses, it’s also big on short ones that are perfect for time-crunched beginners or players who simply want to sharpen-up their wedge game.

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The Coachella Valley is big on short golf courses that are perfect for time-crunched beginners or players who simply want to sharpen-up their wedge game.

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Blending in

Koffi in Rancho Mirage is the desert’s only specialty coffee retailer with its own roasting facility.

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Opened to assist the coffee bean needs of its sister sites in Palm Springs, Koffi in Rancho Mirage is caffeinating a path to cups across the country.

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Pívat’s Premier Plume

Sit back and relax amid leather-bound chairs, top-shelf cocktails, and worldly cigars.

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Agua Caliente Casino Rancho Mirage guests seeking a refined respite from the buzz of the gaming floor have found the cozy confines of Pívat Cigar Lounge.

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Swing Into Season

Coachella Valley ryegrass turf is back in season, providing golfers a prime opportunity to play some of the area’s most formidable tests. Take on these must-play public venues — ranked in order of difficulty.

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Ryegrass turf is back in season, providing golfers an opportunity to play some of the toughest tests, like the Gary Player course at Westin Mission Hills.

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Take It Like A Man

From flat-tops to fades to hot-towel shaves, Palm Springs barber shops deliver classic and contemporary styles in old-school fashion.

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From flat-tops to fades to hot-towel shaves, Palm Springs barbershops deliver classic and contemporary styles in old-school fashion.

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Bloom and Grow

Leon’s Landscaping has grown along with Greater Palm Springs.

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Founded in 1993 by Serafin Leon, Leon’s Landscaping has been built on humble beginnings, a hard work ethic, and constant attention to customer service.