Día de los Muertos altar

Anatomy of an Altar

For Día de los Muertos, thoughtful ofrendas welcome the return of beloved spirits and spare them from dying a third death.

Steven Biller Attractions, Current PSL, History

Irene Rodriguez of Cabot’s Pueblo Museum in Desert Hot Springs explains the meaning and traditions of Día de los Muertos and the altars.

wallys rancho mirage

Best of the Best 2021: City by City

For each of the Coachella Valley’s nine cities, Palm Springs Life readers voted for their favorites in 20 distinct categories, and our editors selected their top picks from the winners.

Steven Biller Best Of, Current PSL, Restaurants

Palm Springs Life readers voted for Best of the Best in 20 categories in each of the 9 desert cities, and our editors chimed in with a pick.