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Palm Springs Modernism Week Guide

It’s a Mod, Mod World

February in Palm Springs is all about Modernism Week! Appreciative fans of midcentury modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture arrive from all over the world to pay homage to all things modern. Over the last few years this 11-day festival has...

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Gambino's Creperie

Restaurant Roundup: Casual Local Favorites

Vacation is a great time to splurge on awesome dining experiences. But sometimes you just want something simple, without a lot of fanfare and fuss. For those times, our hospitality team frequents these casual local restaurants. Enjoy! Palm Springs,...

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Jonathon Bennet

Local Spotlight: Jonathan Bennett

The Mean Girls superstar is all grown up, living his best gay life with his husband in Palm Springs, and getting ready to make history in the first Christmas movie to feature a leading gay couple on the Hallmark Channel. Mr. Bennett not only stars in The...

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DRAG YOUR WAY THROUGH THE WEEK

Is Palm Springs home to more drag shows than any other city in the US? We’re going to go out on a limb and say Yasss, Queen! Here are our favorites, from bingo to brunch and everything in between, organized by day of the week. MONDAY Latin Fever...

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Best Museums in Palm Springs and Coachella Valley

On the off chance you need a break from relaxing by the pool all day at the desert’s most talked about resort for gay men, you’re in luck. Greater Palm Springs is home to a varied collection of museums encompassing everything from modern art to...

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Ice Cream Shop Palm Springs

Sugar Rush

Ice cream, candy, epic deserts … you’re on vacation, time to indulge your sweet tooth and treat yourself! Here are some of our hospitality team’s favorite sweet spots in Palm Springs. And remember, vacation calories don’t count. Lolli and Pops...

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Aerial Tram

Cool Summer Activities in Palm Springs

When temperatures soar in the desert our favorite place to take shelter from the swelter is under the misters on a luxe lounge chair in the Descanso courtyard, preferably sans swimsuit. But if you’re in the mood to explore the world beyond our gardens,...

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Mens Day Spas Palm Springs

Best Palm Springs Day Spas for Men

Why not pamper yourself with a relaxing day at the spa on your next desert getaway? Many day spas in Palm Springs offer services and experiences specifically tailored to men, including massage, facials, waxing, manicures and more. Whether you’re looking...

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Menswear Shopping Favorites in Palm Springs

If your idea of the perfect getaway includes a little retail therapy, you’re in luck! Palm Springs is a great place to shop for menswear, and some of the city’s best clothing boutiques are located within walking distance of Descanso Resort (or just...

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