Wine and Dine

Now in its sophomore year, Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival is soon to be a desert classic.

Kay Kudukis Current Digital, Restaurants

Rombauer Vineyards has teamed up with Acqua California Bistro Jan. 30 to help kick off the Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival.


Moshe Safdie: The Landscape of Modernism

The Israeli-Canadian architect, urban designer, educator, theorist, and author gives a taste of his upcoming talk at Modernism Week.

Kay Kudukis Current Digital, Modernism

Moshe Safdie has built magnificent projects, but one would be hard pressed to say “that’s a Safdie” because they are decidedly different from each other.

Southwest Art Fair


Indio’s renowned Southwest Arts Festival draws thousands of 
enthusiasts with its eclectic mix of artists and craftspeople

Kay Kudukis Arts & Entertainment

The 31st annual Southwest Arts Festival in Indio is sure to awaken the inner art-lover in all of us. Taking place Jan. 26–29 at the Empire Polo Club, the festival features traditional, contemporary and abstract paintings, along with an array of other mediums from more than 240 diverse artists. With paintings, drawings, glass, jewelry, metals, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and textiles,


The Keys to Paradise

Perfection is hard to come by, but this four-bedroom home at 47505 Vintage Drive East comes pretty close.

Kay Kudukis Real Estate

Tucked back away from the street, a stone pathway leads through the thick green grass of the meticulously manicured yard to the ivy-covered stone walls and large latticed bronze clad gates that peek-a-boos the courtyard. Two mature, husky palms flank either side — sentinels guarding the gate to this elegant home. The inside is just as spectacular as the entrance.


Entertainment Upgrade

McCallum Theatre makeover is 
ready for its close-up.

Kay Kudukis Arts & Entertainment

While the rest of us were trying to beat the heat this 
summer, the McCallum Theatre construction wizards were hard at work on improvements to enhance your entertainment experience. The lighting, audio, video, and ventilation systems have all been upgraded, the parking lot is being resurfaced, and the stage has been set to provide the 
performers more spring in their

palm canyon theatre

Stage Presents

Palm Canyon Theatre: A Play in 20 Seasons.

Kay Kudukis Arts & Entertainment

THE SCENE: 1997 Sonny Bono is mayor of Palm Springs. A gallon of gas is $1.22, “Change the World” is No. 1 with a 
bullet. Jack was “the king of the world” until Rose didn’t understand the concept of sharing. There was room for two on that driftwood, people! And in Palm Springs, things were getting decidedly thespian when J.W.