Five Free Events to Attend for Modernism Week Fall Preview

Watch an Elvis movie, take a bike ride, and meet an author

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Experience Modernism Week Fall Preview Weekend, Oct. 10-13, for free in the form of these five events.


No. 1

Aloha, Modernism Week – Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club, 1555 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
8-10 p.m., Friday, Oct. 10.
Ticketed reception from 6-8 pm; doors open at 7:45 p.m. for free public screening of the 1961 Elvis Presley movie, Blue Hawaii.


No. 2

Midcentury Bike Ride – Departs from Ernest Coffee, 1101 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11.
Bring your own bike or rent one. Hosted by Hot Purple Energy. Email: to register and for more info.


No. 3

Modernism Yard Sale – Paul Kaplan Group Parking Lot, 1701 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12.
Sponsored by Paul Kaplan Group and ModernBear.


No. 4

THE GOOD LIFE > Palm Springs – Just Modern, 901 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
5-7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12.
Book signing with author Nancy Baron.


No. 5

Uptown Lights Up the Night! – Uptown Design District on North Palm Canyon, Palm Springs
6-9 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12.
Join the businesses of Palm Springs' celebrated shopping district for cocktails, music, shopping, drawings, and fun. At 7:30 p.m., watch the 'Lighting of the Torches' at the corner of West Via Lola and North Palm Canyon Drive, the former home of "Don the Beachcomber."


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