Rainmaker Fountain

Brokeback Fountain

The kinetic water sculpture created by artist David Morris was born out of a 1988 decree from then-mayor Sonny Bono for public art.

Winston Gieseke Current PSL, History

The Rainmaker Fountain was born out of a 1988 decree from then-mayor Sonny Bono for public art, and sits in Frances Stevens Park on the brink of Uptown Palm Springs.


About Face

These tips for your foundation, blush, and eyes will bring out the younger you.

Wendy Duren Current PSL, Health & Wellness

Makeup can’t stop the inevitabilities or replace them once they’re gone, but the right products used in the right way can lessen the loss.



Take a deep dive into the beau monde.

Carolyn Horwitz Current PSL, Fashion & Style

London-based menswear company Orlebar Brown offers options splashed with photographer Slim Aarons’ images, including “Poolside Gossip” taken in Palm Springs.


Get Out

11 destinations to escape the heat — and soak up great food, culture, and recreation

Lizbeth Scordo Attractions, Current PSL

Whether it’s an outdoor opera in Santa Fe, or pizza and pinot in Yountville, here are 11 Western destinations to consider for a summer vacation spiked with something new.


The Wild West That Never Was

With their shitkickers, six guns, and 10-gallon hats, the early denizens of Palm Springs 
lived out their cow-punching fantasies.

Kent Black Current PSL, History

The Western mythos of Palm Springs was an invention. Those who created and perpetrated this fantasy loved riding horses and loved the beauty and wildness of the desert.