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Advertiser Listings Cardiff Limousine & Transportation 75-255 Sheryl Avenue Palm Desert / 760-568-1403 Travel in style! For excellence in your chauffeured transportation needs, call Cardiff Limousine & Transportation. In business since 1990, we have the largest and newest fleet in the desert and drivers known for their professionalism and friendliness. We’re here to serve you 24 hours a day. SEDANS, VANS, LIMOUSINES, SUVS, MINI COACHES, BUSES, AND OUR UNIQUE LIMO BUS. www.cardifflimo.com. Cold Nose Warm Heart 189 South Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs / 760-327-7747 73-399 El Paseo, Palm Desert/760-340-0900 You will find “Cold Nose Warm Heart” in the center of the village. A shop all dog lovers will appreciate. Dozens of high quality dog collars made from cotton, hemp and import-
ed leathers. Quality dog beds, clothing, feeding stands and bowls, and of course hand made dog treats. For the dog lover, you will find breed specific mugs, caps, shirts, hand painted tiles, Sandicast and much more. City Lites 42-218 Washington St., (next to Home Goods) Bermuda Dunes/ 760-360-5888 Three years ago City Lites under new ownership experienced a “Fashion Makeover”. Eloise Goldberg, the owners’ personal and professional life has always been about her passion ....FASHION. Her vast experiences in all aspects of the fashion industry, and personal style sense, have been essential in creating her vision at City Lites. They search for that “can’t live without” apparel, shoes and accessories that create your individual fashion perspective. City Lites will inspire you to look fabulous 24/7....REMEMBER STYLE CHANGES EVERYTHING! Continued on page 15
At City Lites, Fashion is not Just a word, it’s a LIFESTYLE .....
Our Boutique has a unique “personality” reflected in our exceptional assortment of apparel, shoes, and fabulous accessories. All chosen to create a “fun” shopping experience. City Lites will inspire you to look fabulous 24/7. Remember style changes everything...... 42-218 Washington Street, Bermuda Dunes, CA (next to Home Goods)
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The Music Box and Clock Shoppe is the perfect store for your personal and gift shopping, just ask owners Tony Caruso and Troy Lerseth. The store has been in business for 22 years. Over that time they feel they have touched a lot of peo ple’s lives in different ways… their customers are like family. This is a unique “MUST SEE” store. It is 1,000 square-feet, filled with music boxes, jewelry, clocks and other gifts. It shines with SWAROVSKI Crystal, PANDORA Jewelry, LLADRO porcelain, LALIQUE Crystal, ARMANI sculptures, Lenox, Franz. Hummel, Faberge, Howard Miller clocks, Murano and other art gifts. They are “Teddy Takes Requests” famous for their veryunique and entertaining musical, animated clocks by Rhythm and Seiko.
Located in beautiful downtown Palm Springs in the historic La Plaza Shopping district. Complimentary gift wrapping. Worldwide shipping.
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1915 Dani C’s Boutique Consign/Design 73-400 El Corporate Paseo, 41-801 Way, #3 Palm Desert/ Palm Desert674-9299 / 760-346-2727 email: Dani C's email@example.com is one of Palm Deserts' most Consign/Design is a new distinguished boutiques onhigh-end El Paseo,consignwhere ment in thefashion-forward heart of Palm you can store, shop located for the latest Desert Styles and minutes fromcasual fashionable El clothes. range from Paseo. Come in and evening browse. Quality sportswear to elegant attire, furniture, accessories and collectables from featuring unique sweaters, stylish dresses, designers and local estates arepurses available jackets, pants, and skirts ...also and at and bargain prices. Moving,inremodeling hats other accessories the newestor changing your decor, us agiven call for trends and colors. You give will be thea appraisal of your WE WILL fullFREE personal attention oftreasures. the experienced SELL THEM staff. Come inFOR andYOU. treat Whether yourself.buying or selling make Consign/Design your destination.Designer They areShoe located at “The ART Place” off E&J’s Outlet Hovley, between 44100 Town CenterPortola Way and Cook. Hours: Palm Desert10am-5pm, / 773-5053 Mon.-Fri. Saturday 10am-3pm. E&J’s Designer Shoe Outlet is a “must” for women andBoutique men who appreciate fine Dani C’s footwear. 18,000 pairs of 73-400 Approximately El Paseo, women’s and men’s designer Palm Desert/ 760-674-9299and name-brand shoes displayed in neatly Dani C’s is one of are Palm Deserts’ most organized rows according to style. Cole distinguished boutiques on El Paseo, where Haan, Stuart Weitzman, Kate Spade, Anne you can shop for the latest fashion-forward Klein, Kenneth Cole, Johnston & Murphy, clothes. Styles casual and Puma are justrange a fewfrom of the the sportsdesigner wear to elegant one evening and name-brands will attire, find. featuring unique sweaters, stylish dresses, New shipments arrive weekly and jackets, a pants,sales and skirts ...also pursesfor and hats and friendly staff is available other accessories the newest trends and assistance. Mon.-Fri.in9:30am-8pm, Sat.colors. 9:30am-7pm, Sun. 11am-5pm. You will be given the full personal attention of the experienced staff. Come in Emrick Jewels, Inc. and treat yourself. 73-896 El Paseo (between Portola & San Luis Rey) Earth Spirits 73-750 El Paseo Palm Desert / 760-568-4522 Palmemrickco@aol.com Desert / 760-779-8766 e-mail: Earth a world unto itself Rick andSpirits Emmais Essman, owners of-building Emrick a reputation for the last years, focusing Jewels, have delighted fine20jewelry on handmade in unique and El shoppers for overwearables, 15 years on glamorous distinctive fashions El Paseo. You will find Paseo with their wideto array of jewelry many ofall the top wearable artists in textiles, spanning eras. With a combination of jewelry silk, 80% estateand andaccessories 10% newworking jewelry,with you’ll linen, organicfrom cotton, luscious yarns and find everything antique, Victorian, more. Comeart explore their ‘50s, fabulous NEW retro, art deco, nouveau, ‘60s, ‘70s location and discover ARTexperience you were contemporary. With 36the years 2 WEAR. in born the jewelry business, Rick and Emma received their training working for Fred Joaillier and Laykin et Cie of Beverly Hills.Open Mon – Sat: 10:00 – 5:00. Closed Sundays. Continued on page 18
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E&J’s Designer Shoe Outlet 44100 Town Center Way Palm Desert / 760-773-5053 E&J’s Designer Shoe Outlet is a “must” for women and men who appreciate fine footwear. Approximately 18,000 pairs of women’s and men’s designer and name-brand shoes are displayed in neatly organized rows according to style. Cole Haan, Stuart Weitzman, Kate Spade, Anne Klein, Kenneth Cole, Johnston & Murphy, and Puma are just a few of the designer and name-brands one will find. New shipments arrive weekly and a friendly sales staff is available for assistance. Mon.-Fri. 9:30am8pm, Sat. 9:30am-7pm, Sun. 11am-5pm. Emrick Jewels, Inc. 73-896 El Paseo (between Portola & San Luis Rey) Palm Desert / 760-568-4522 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Rick and Emma Essman, owners of Emrick Jewels, have delighted fine jewelry shoppers for over 15 years on glamorous El Paseo with their wide array of jewelry spanning all eras. With a combination of 80% estate and 10% new jewelry, you’ll find everything from antique, Victorian, retro, art deco, art nouveau, ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s contemporary. With 36 years experience in the jewelry business, Rick and Emma received their training working for Fred Joaillier and Laykin et Cie of Beverly Hills. Open Mon – Sat: 10:00 – 5:00. Closed Sundays. 4 Seasons Swimwear 73-400 El Paseo Palm Desert / 760-340-2490 4 Seasons Swimwear has a beautiful selection of the most current trends in swimwear with matching cover-ups and accessories. Separates, bikinis, long torso and mastectomy are available. Sizes from children to ladies 4-24, B thru E cups. Some of the famous brands to choose from are Gottex, La Perla, Longitude, Miracle Suit, Roxanne, Anne Cole and La Blanca. Men will be surprised to find a section devoted to them. Don’t miss our shop with “Service to Suit your needs!!” Continued on page 20
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Memento Cards, gifts & fine things 111 La Plaza (Downtown} Palm Springs / 760-325-1963 Enjoy a shopping experience like no other. Since opening its’ doors over 10 years ago, Memento has evolved into one of Palm Springs most popular gift shops. Filled with fine, unique and distinctive gifts by Mark Roberts, Willow Tree, Glass fusion by Silvestori, Papyrus, Dept 56, paintings by Kelly Rae Roberts to name a few. It’s a place where customers like you, can find new surprises and unexpected treasures. Visit them in the historic La Plaza district of Palm Springs today and discover the reason why their mementos last a lifetime.
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Snookie’s Footies 44-491 Town Center Way (Best Buy Shopping Ctr,) Palm Desert / 760-346-8882 As Snookies put it...it’s a “Fun place to shop”. Myra Levine and her late sister Snookie, have been in business since 1992. The shop is brimming with resort wear, ladies shoes by ONEX, ANNIE and LA PLUME (to name a few), handbags, wallets, hats, scarves, sunglasses, jewelry and much more all at reasonable prices. The experienced sta° pride themselves in the very personal service they give to everyone. They are strong supports of “Guide Dogs of The Desert”, so bring your pet, it’s FUN!! Tulip Hill Winery 71-800 Hwy. 111 (corner of Bob Hope & Hwy. 111) Ranch Mirage / 760-568-5678 Experience a taste of the California wine country in Rancho Mirage. Tulip Hill is proud to showcase its award winning, hand-crafted wines in a fun and interactive setting. The tasting room features an unparalleled olive oil tasting bar and exclusive lines of specialty foods and chocolates. Distinctive gifts, unique gift baskets, ÿ ne stemware and wine accessories compliment the wine tasting experience.
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UP REV for the McCormick's 52nd Palm Springs Collector Car Auction FRIDAY-SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24 - 26, 2012 SPA RESORT CASINO 401 E. Amado Road, Palm Springs, CA Keith McCormick and his family are living their dream lives, hosting one of the most successful exotic car auctions in America from one of the top vacation destinations in the world!
Each event combines the sale of high-end cars with the excitement of a luxury vacation. Keith highlights another important reason the McCormick auctions have become popular with national and international audiences. "Where else can you con duct business in a world-class resort setting, hit the slots, jump in the pool, dine in a Zugat-rated restaurant and hike up a mountain?" The 52nd McCormick's Collector Car Auction, held at the Spa Resort Casino in downtown Palm Springs February 24-26, 2012, will feature over 500 mint antique, classic, exotic, mus cle, sports and special interest autos. General Public and Dealers WELCOME. Call (760) 320-3290 to book. For general info on the auction and company, visit:
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Olive A’Sudden. International Olive Oil & Vinegar Tasting Room. Located in Waring Plaza, 72-270 Highway 111, #83, Palm Desert. 760-565-7561. (All phone numbers are within the (760) area code unless printed otherwise)
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CELLO’S Join us in our Bistro for 50% off the New Bistro menu Open at 5pm – 7 days. 760-328-5353 A symphony of taste! Cello’s gets its name for the owner’s nickname “Tommy Cello”. He gets the nick-name from his delicious and inspiring limoncello made from fresh lemons grown in Coachella Valley. Winner Best of the Best New Restaurants by Palm Springs Life Magazine and Orion Award Restaurant of the Year by Cathedral City Chamber of Commerce. Reservations are not accepted in the Bistro. May not be combined with any other offer or promotion. 35943 Date Palm Drive, Cathedral City
Cafe Des Beaux-Arts Happy Hour 4 - 6:30 p.m. House wine and well drinks $6.00 760-346-0669 Le Bar at Cafe Des Beaux-Arts features a copper top ”U” shaped bar with Maple wood trim and antique mirrors giving it an elegant European look and feel. Enjoy their “Small Bites” menu served nightly. Live Entertainment every Wednesday & Friday evening. 73-640 El Paseo at Larkspur, Palm Desert. www.cafedesbeauxarts.com
TRIO Cocktail Hour 4pm-7pm, $3 Well Drinks 760-864-TRIO (8746) An energetic, desert-casual atmosphere and great American modern food at reasonable prices, a place where anyone can come in, sit down and feel at home. Where the local’s hangout eat, drink and have fun. Dinner at 4pm, Open 7 nights a week. $19 3-course Prix Fixe dinner, offered 4 to 6pm, daily! 707 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
The Falls All night, every night, from 4:30 til close. 50% off appetizers, $2 off signature martini’s and $3 well drinks. 760-416-8664 Come see why our Happy Hour and Little Plate Specials have been voted “Best of the Valley” year after year. 155 South Palm Canyon, Palm Springs
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Visit The Falls for an exceptional dining experience... 155 S. Palm Canyon Drive Palm Springs 760.416.8664
We have designed our innovative food preparations to be one of a kind. A contemporary American steakhouse featuring dry aged mid-western beef, the freshest seafood, and our ever-evolving fresh seasonal selections. Enjoy more than 35 of our signature “Smoking’ Martinis” and award-winning wine list while absorbing the view below of world-famous Palm Canyon Drive.
ALL DAY HAPPY HOUR ! Drink Specials And 1/2 Price Appetizers At The Bar. 135 E. Tahquitz Way, Palm Springs • 760.325.9200
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The FALLS & Star View Restaurants In a class of their own
Visitors should not be allowed to leave the desert without a visit to the “famous” Falls Restaurant. There is an all day happy hour with ½ price drink specials and a bar menu that includes a prime rib sandwich and escargot. The restaurant overlooks Palm Canyon Drive and the statue of Sonny Bono. You can also reserve your own private outdoor balcony for that special occasion. Like everything about The Falls, the dinner menu is unique and combines the freshest of ingredients to create mouth-watering and dramitic presentations. Finish off your meal with one of the signature desserts that are “the talk of the town.” And that’s not all… after your dinner stop by their unique open air bar for a 1/2 price after dinner drink for the end of a perfect dining experience.
The business began over 24 years ago in a small town called Grand Terrace with a restaurant call Red Barons which was know for it’s great food, recipes and service. Now they bring the same great food and service to Palm Springs with their new restaurant Star View. They have gained notoriety with their Italian Cheese Burger with it’s large beef patty on toasted French bread, topped with melted cheese, lettuce, tomato, mustard, mayonnaise, and of course our famous ITALIAN DRESSING. It’s out of this world! There is also a MONSTER sandwich and hand made Pizza. They have cut their prices, but certainly not their quality! Star View is where great food, great service and great ambiance come together.
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American Cello’s An American Bistro 35-943 Date Palm Drive Cathedral City / 760-328-5353 Chosen as on of the top 10 new restaurants in the valley by Palm Springs Life Magazine received the Orion Award, for Restaurant of the Year, Cathedral City Chamber of Commerce. Serving fresh American cuisine, full bar, and patio dining. Reservations suggested 760.328.5353. www.cellosbistro.com Rick’s Restaurant 1973 N. Palm Canyon Palm Springs / 760-416-0090 A simple family run restaurant that takes only the best ingredients and makes scrumptious home-cooked meals. Finding such a restaurant is one of life’s simple pleasures ...and Rick’s Restaurant is it! The specialties you can only find at Rick’s - like the meats, Rick himself prepares on the premises - the huge, hot fluffy cinnamon rolls are made from scratch, the unforget
table sauces and the best home-made soups in the valley. Bring the kids or grand kids and get a toy from the “Treasure Chest”. Open daily 6 am to 3 pm, for breakfast and lunch. Vicky’s of Santa Fe Highway 111 & Club Drive Indian Wells / 760-345-9770 Come for the food, stay for the music. Vicky’s of Santa Fe Restaurant, Bar & Lounge has something for everyone. Known for its great American food and reasonable prices. You can wine and dine in the dining rooms, enjoy happy hour in their lively bar, and listen to world-class music and entertainment in the piano lounge nightly. Open daily at 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon Jazz 2-5 p.m. Visit www.vickysofsantafe.com for full schedules and menus. Rick’s Desert Grill 1596 N. Palm Canyon Palm Springs / 760-325-2127 Open Daily for Dinner only 3-10pm, Happy Hour 3-5pm
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Woody’s Burgers 317 North Indian Canyon Dr. Palm Springs/ 760-230-0188 Where you can find an “old fashioned” gourmet hamburger counter with a back room lounge reminiscent of the chic prohibition era. At Woody’s, the beer and wine are very good and very legal! Enjoy the live blues, jazz, swing and even karaoke seven nights a week until midnight. Stop by Woody’s starting at 11:00am for lunch or dinner. Wine tasting every Thursday evening from 6-8pm. Food served until midnight for all you late night eaters! www.woodysburgersps.com.
Californian Acqua Pazza California Bistro at “The River” 71-800 Hwy. 111 (at Bob Hope Dr.) Rancho Mirage / 760-862-9800 An innovative, upscale restaurant located at “The River”. Serving everything from seafood appetizers to major entrees ... such as salmon, rainbow trout, filet mignon, lamb chops, burgers, rotisserie chicken, lasagna, soups, salads and an intriguing list of pizzas and sandwiches. The sophisticated “CRAZY WATER” bar with its sheets of water flowing down heavy plates of glass as part of the decor, features more then 100 tequilas. Dozens of beers and a wide selection of wine and spirits. Dine outdoors on their magnificent patio, this is a place to “SEE and be SEEN”
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Sherman’s Delicatessen & Bakery 401 Tahquitz Canyon (across from the Hilton) Palm Springs / 325-1199. Country Club & Monterey Palm Desert / 568-1350 The breakfast, lunch and dinner menu features almost every traditional item available including chopped liver, latkes, Chicago knockwurst, sweet & sour cabbage soup, brisket, pastrami, and corned beef as well as Rib Eye Steak, BBQ Baby Back Ribs and Rotisserie Chicken. The breakfasts are simple or sumptuous, and the coffee is so delicious (their own blend) you will want a second cup. The Bakery-on-the-premises features fresh breads BAKED DAILY plus delicious pastries and cakes. Open 7 days 7 a.m.-9 pm.
Cafe Des Beaux Arts 73-640 El Paseo at Larkspur Palm Desert / 346-0669 It’s “The premier Parisian patio on El Paseo,” where you can enjoy an aromatic and inviting atmosphere on a climate-controlled patio. A French Bistro, featuring lunch standards such as Quiche Lorraine, Nicoisé Salad, crepes and Coq Au Vin sure to please Frenchfood devotes, while creative dishes such as Seafood Couscous draw an even larger audience. The dinner menu combines delectable appetizers, entrees such as Bouillabaisse, Shrimp Provencale, Duckling a l’Orange and Roast Rack of Lamb and mouth-watering desserts. Open for breakfast Friday through Monday and for lunch and dinner daily. Full bar, French and California Wines.
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French Pomme Frite Restaurant 256 South Palm Canyon Palm Springs/ 778-3727 â€œA touch of Europeâ€? located in Downtown Palm Springs. This cozy bistro features specialties such as steamed black mussels, beef stew (Flemishstyle), prime Chateau steak, California Bouillabaise, baked French Onion soup, Belgian chocolate mousse served with Creme Anglaise. Most dishes are served with crispy pommes frites and homemade dipping sauce. Large selection of Belgian beers, plus French and California wines. Superior cuisine, bistro ambiance and attention to detail.
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A taste of Colonial Mexico with Four Generations of Flavor in traditional Las Casuelas style.
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Fine Family Dining • Tropical palapa paTio • Kids’ Menu Happy Hour: mon–Fri, 4:30pm–6:30pm • live enTerTainmenT
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Italian Backstreet Bistro 72-820 El Paseo, (behind Staples) Palm Desert / 346-6393 “Where friends meet friends” .... the Backstreet Bistro is open daily for lunch and dinner, and serving breakfast on weekends. The Backstreet Bistro with its’ beautiful mountain views offers a wide variety of favorites from salads and sandwiches and homemade soups for lunch and a full italian menu along with the best fresh fish specials daily. Enjoy live jazz every Tuesday evening and Saturday afternoons on their pet friendly, misted patio. Full bar, specialty martinis and a wide variety of wines at a reasonable price. Reservations recommended. Cafe Italia 74-901 Highway 111 (Ralph’s Shopping Center) Indian Wells/773-3080 Cafe Italia is a dining experience like no other!! The northern Italian menu and wine lists are extensive. The finest ingredients are freshly prepared, and dinners include soup, salad, and a little something extra. The dining room staff sing for your pleasure! Hostesses, Servers, and Busboys entertain with Standards, Show Tunes, Opera, and Disney songs! (Dark Sundays) 74-901 Highway 111 (in Ralph’s Shopping Center), Indian Wells, Ca 92210. www.cafeitaliaindianwells.com Ristorante Mamma Gina 73-705 El Paseo Palm Desert / 568-9898 “A breath of Tuscany on El Paseo” is how 2002 Zagat Survey rated Ristorante Mamma Gina. Family owned and serving the desert for 17 years, the Pierattoni family mantra is “Use only the best and don’t change authentic recipes”. Only olive oil is used for cooking. There is a bounty of skillfully prepared grilled fishes, poultry, meats and several pastas and risotto dishes. Full service bar and extensive wine list. The atmosphere is sunny, desert casual attire is acceptable. Open for lunch & dinner 7 days a week. Convenient Valet parking.
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Japanese Tanpopo - Japanese Cuisine 73-540 Hwy. 111 and San Pablo Palm Desert /340-1901 & 779-1499 Delight in the taste of the Orient in this charming restaurant featuring Tempura & Sushi and a casual dining room. Enjoy authentic Japanese cuisine with popular specialties such as their Combination Tanpopo Boat. Also, Tempura, Sukiyaki, Shabu shabu, Udon and Soba. Open daily for dinner, lunch Mon.-Fri. Happy Hour Mon-Sat 5 pm-6 pm, Mon--Thurs 10 pm-11 pm & Fri-Sat 11 pm-1:30 am. www.tanpopo.org.
Mexican Las Casuelas Terraza 222 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs / 325-2794 A favorite of locals and tourists alike, Las Casuelas Terraza has been serving authentic Mexican food since first opening its doors on Palm Canyon Drive in 1979. Choose from a wide array of authentic Mexican dishes and refreshing drinks. Dine in or on the Palapa patio. Las Casuelas Terraza specializes in making you feel at home, no matter where your home might be. Las Casuelas Nuevas 70-050 Hwy. 111 Rancho Mirage / 328-8844 Dine under the stars on the most beautiful garden patio north of Mexico City or inside in their stunning hacienda-style restaurant. Specialties include crab enchiladas, pollo en mole, spicy port fajitas and the Pueblo Margarita. Try the new lighter and vegetarian selections. Open dailyfor lunch and dinner. Sunday- Champagne Brunch (with strolling Mariachi) is served from 10 am to 2 pm. Nightly entertainment. Tues.-Sun. Join the fun at the hottest new latin club “CARAMBA’S” at Las Casuelas Nuevas. Reservations suggested.
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Las Casuelas Quinta Hwy 111 & Washington La Quinta / 777-7715 Three fireplaces warm this colorful and inviting restaurant. Whether savoring a Margarita by the fire on the cozy outdoor palapa patio or with the sound of the live nightly entertainment in the Cantina, you’re sure to feel tradition bridged with creativity. The “Quinta” kitchen serves- the locals’ favorites, Chimichangas, Sizzling Fajitas and Tostada Supremas along with some “new” already popular, smoked Jalapeno Baby Back Ribs and BBQ Grilled Chicken Flautas. Open daily at 10:30am, low carb and children’s menu available. Come join the Fiesta!
THAI SMILE of Rancho Mirage 42-476 Bob Hope Drive (Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center) Rancho Mirage / 341-6565 For a delicious adventure discover this outstanding restaurant that brings you the flavors of Thailand, at reasonable prices. The décor is tasteful, the hospitality is genuine, and the food is SUPREME. Start with an appetizer of mee-krob or wonton soup.The entrees: Red Mountain Chicken or Shrimp, Chicken Lemon Grass, Chicken Spicy Peanut Sauce, Duck Shoo-Shee, Devil Scallops or a Veggie trio. You can also create your own entrée and choose from the many Asian beers that compliment all the dishes or select a glass of fine wine. And don’t forget dessert! Whatever you choose you are sure to leave this restaurant with a smile. Open 7 days for lunch and dinner from 11:30-9:00.
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Spotlighting Concierges: (left to right} Joyce Mehmen (Concierge Supervisor), Susan Hammerlund, and Denise Jara, at the Club PGA West, La Quinta, CA.
he DESERT RESORT CONCIERGE ASSOCIATION would like to welcome you to the Coachella Valley! We are a professional organization of local concierges and may be found in most of our major hotels throughout the valley. With so much to see and do in the desert, time is precious! Your concierge is here to serve you, whether you need assistance with local restaurants, theater tickets, local attractions or whatever.
If you are a tourist or a local ...”your best friend away from home”, your hotel concierge is ready to help assist you with tour ideas, current events and can even help-out in a crisis. Stop by the concierge desk and you will be greeted with a smile and open arms. The DESERT HOTEL / RESORT CONCIERGE ASSOCIATION
Larger than Life “Lucy” The Public Arts Commission has provided a larger than life bronze statue of Lucille Ball, by Emmanuil and Janet Snitkovsky, located at the corner of Tahquitz Canyon Way and North Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs. Stop by and you can sit on the bench next to Lucy and have your photo taken with her.
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Desert Art NEWS! 50
richard danskin Galleries Welcomes Two New Artists
“Desert Sunset” by artist, Diane Morgan
“Purple Magic Majesty” by artist, Steve Barton
Geo˜ and Val Douglas, owners, of richard danskin Galleries are excited about their newest artists Diane Morgan and Steve Barton to the gallery. Diane Morgan is a local award-winning artist and is a member of the Palm Springs Art Museum’s Artists Council. Diane likes to take an ordinary subject and enhance the perception of it. Steve Barton paintings capture more than just the viewers gaze, they stop time, soften the heart, and draw you in and say; “Come, sit, relax.” Collectors have been visiting and appreciating ÿ ne art at the Gallery since 1968. Realism paintings and sculptures include many subjects and styles. Located at 73-111 El Paseo, Palm Desert. 760-568-5557.
Ramey Fine Art Gallery Celebrating her third year in operation, Glenda Ramey, owner, continues to showcase an exciting and diverse collection by a wide range of artists. Shown here is work by MICHAEL ROSS. She has added well-known sculptor Jon Seeman and process artist Ted Kerzie. Other artists are Kevin Box, Richard Pankratz, Daniel Phil, Eric. C. Johnson, Mark Yale Harris, Ben Joyce and Nancy Stanchÿ eld. 73-400 El Paseo, Palm Desert. 760-341-3800 Artist, Micheal Ross “The Deserts Miss the Rain” 60” x 60”, oil on canvas
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THIS RARE HAND-MADE PUEBLO IS A HISTORIC LANDMARK OPEN FOR DAILY TOURS AND SPECIAL EVENTS OPEN TUESDAY - SUNDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 67-616 E. DESERT VIEW AVENUE DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA 92240
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Climb aboard Desert Adventures’ Big Red Jeeps for an unforgettable open-air jeep tour to one of three amazing desert environments. Palm Springs Indian Canyons Adventure – The contrasting greens of magnificent fan palms and more than 150 species of plants beckon travelers to these lush palm oases that were the ancient home of the Cahuilla Indians. San Andreas Fault Adventure – Extraordinary scenery abounds as your jeep winds its way through the labyrinth of geological cuts and canyons of the San Andreas Fault Zone. Mecca Hills / Painted Canyon Adventure – Experience sheer canyon walls, fascinating geology, abundant agriculture, scenic vistas, desert plants and animals, and amazing hikes on this desert adventure to the Eastern end of the Coachella Valley. Private, customized, naturalist guided hiking and sightseeing tours to all the best desert area attractions are also available including Aerial Tram, Windmills, Living Desert, Joshua Tree National Park, or Salton Sea, to name just a few. Tours are available using your car or we can provide the transportation. For more information or reservations, call (760) 324-5337 or (888) 440-5337 Toll Free or visit us online at red-jeep.com/tours. Be sure to mention Key Magazine for the best rates or use Promotion Code: Key2012 when booking online.
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52 AGUA CALIENTE CULTURAL MUSEUM Visit and experience the history and culture of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians – earliest people of Palm Springs. Now showning “Visions of the Indian Canyons,” an exhibition of conflicting perspectives. The museum is located at 219 South Palm Canyon Drive in downtown Palm Springs. Call 760.833.8169 Monday-Friday or 760.323.0151 Saturday-Sunday. WWW.ACCMUSEUM.ORG. Free admission and parking. TAKE A BALLOON FLIGHT ...The best view of Southern California’s unique deserts, coastline, lakes and wine country are enjoyed aloft, on board a thrilling Balloon Flight. Colorful, 7-story high, 2-6 passenger hot air balloons ascend daily. Your comfort and safety are assured by experienced and top-rated, professional pilots and ground crew. Call Fantasy Balloon Flights at 760.568.0997 for information and reservations. TAHQUITZ CANYON 500 W. Mesquite, west of Palm Canyon Drive in downtown Palm Springs, is home to a spectacular 60-foot waterfall, rock art, ancient irragation systems, native wildlife and plants. The visitor center offers educational and cultural exhibits and a video which narrates the legend of Tahquitz Canyon. A 2 hour walking tour is available. 760.416.7044. The entrance to PALM CANYON, MURRAY CANYON and ANDREAS CANYON is on So. Palm Canyon Dr., 3 miles south of East Palm Canyon Drive. 760.325.5673 MOORTEN’S BOTANICAL GARDEN in Palm Springs is internationally famous as an arboretum professionally designed in geographical regions of native habitats displaying several thousands of varieties of desert plants from seedlings to giant specimens. Located at 1701 S. Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs. Call 760.327.6555.
“Coming in for a landing “ at the PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM are bombers, fighters and trainers, and the World’s largest collection of flying WWII airplanes. This museum is a living tribute to America’s Veterans and the planes they flew. Open daily. Located at Palm Springs Regional Airport, 745 Gene Autry Trail. For details call 760.778.6262.
The GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON MEMORIAL MUSEUM has been established to honor the late General George S. Patton and the thousands of men who served with him at the Desert Training Center. Exhibits display memorabilia from the General’s life and career. The exhibit halls include the many and varied aspects of military life with particular focus on the Desert Training Center and soldiers of World War II. The museum is located off I-10, about 30 miles east of Indio at Chiriaco Summit. Call 760.227.3483 for information. SHIELDS DATE GARDEN has been in operation since 1924. Specializing in Super Jumbo Royal Medjools, Deglet Noor, Blonde and Burnette dates - all beautifully packed. They also carry dried fruit and nuts. Don’t leave the desert without having one of their famous “Date Shakes” or “Date Ice Cream”. FREE MOVIE on the “Romance & Sex Life of the Date” is on-going. Open 7 days a week, 8 am-6 pm. 80-225 U.S. Hwy. 111 in Indio. Call 760. 347.7768.
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A Real COOL Place
igh above the desert just far enough away from the heat is the town of Idyllwild located in the San Jacinto Mountains, a one hour drive from Palm Springs and the desert communities via California scenic Hwy. 243 or Hwy. 74 through the Santa Rosa/San Jacinto National Monument. On arriving in Idyllwild a familiar semi-Bavarian Chalet sort of architecture emerges in charming inns, restaurants, art galleries, antique shops,gift stores and outdoor-equipment stores as well. Don’t miss scenic sites such as BlackMountain Lookout, giant Jeffrey Pine or the Indian Vista Point... they are simply breathtaking. Rock climbers can enjoy Idyllwild’s renowned Lilly Rock or Suicide Rock. Remember don’t hike or climb alone! For more information contact the Idyllwild Chamber of Commerce toll-free at: 888 659-3259 or visit them on-line at www.idyllwild.com
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Indio Open-Air Market is held every Wed & Sat from 4-10 pm at the Riverside County Fair and National Date Festival grounds. 1.800.222.SHOP.
Street Fair at the College of the Desert in Palm Desert is held every weekend starting at 7 am until 2 pm with more than 250 vendors, arts & crafts, food and entertainment. Free admission & parking. Easy entry and parking off Magnesia Falls & Monterey in Palm Desert 760-773.2567. Palm Springs VillageFest is held every Thurs. evening (except holidays) on N. Palm Canyon Dr. from Baristo Rd. to Amado Rd. featuring vendors, food, entertainment and Farmers Market. VillageFest hours are 7-10pm.
La Quinta Museum 77-885 Calle Montezuma, La Quinta, CA 92253. 760.777.7170 / Wed-Sat 10am to 4pm, Sundays during season 1 pm - 4 pm. Discover the history, arts and culture of La Quinta as highlighted in this beautiful new two-story building. The facilities feature two galleries, a historic building, a must-see mural depicting the history of La Quinta and programs for all ages.
Visit The River at Rancho Mirage! 12 restaurants, 14 screen theater complex, unique boutique shops including Tulip Hill Winery, Robannâ€™s Jewelers and many others. Itâ€™s water that brings a desert to life which is why The River is more than simply a shopping and entertainment center. The River provides a park-like waterfront with an entertainment amphitheater, live music (during season), fountains and cascading waterfalls. The River is an unmatched environment of style and beauty, providing a place to spend the day and enjoy the evening. 71-800 Highway 111 at Bob Hope, Rancho Mirage. 760-341-2711 backstreet ART DISTRICT is the coolest, hippest art destination in the desert. Stroll through artist-owned galleries and working studios. Nationally and Internationally recognized artists - including paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, ceramics. OPEN Thursday thru Sunday, 11 am to 4 pm. Located off East Palm Canyon Drive behind the Mercedes Dealership and 2 blocks from the Parker Hotel at 2600 South Cherokee Way in Palm Springs. The Big Horse Carriage Company has opened their area to accommodate the entire Coachella Valley with a horse and carriage for weddings and special events. Located in the beautiful downtown Palm Springs giving historical tours, they run through the summer from 7pm to 12am Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday by advance reservations only. (760) 364-4430/ email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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56 Feb 2, (Thursday), 5pm to 9pm - richard danskin Galleries Artists will be in attendance. The gallery will be featuring artist, Tom Pinch unveiling new figurative and landscape painting; artist, Carolyne Hawley with new paintings; artist, Jackie Bowker with all new desert paintings and artist, Stuart Malkin with a collection of handcrafted model ships. Located at 73-111 El Paseo, Palm Desert. 760-568-5557. www.danskingalleries.com Feb 11, 10th Anniversary of the Dr. George Car Show! 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., on the grass at the world-famous Indian Wells Tennis Garden. See 1,000 stunning cars, trucks, motorcycles, and vintage fire trucks. Special guests: Sam Foose, Gary Meadors, and Dick Messer. Proceeds benefit the non-profit Desert Cancer Foundation. www.PalmSpringsCruisinAssociation.com/DrGeorgeCarShow or 760.360.9798. Rain or shine. Sorry, no pets. Feb 11, 18, 10am to 4pm - Art Under the Umbrellas at Old Town La Quinta Presenting a diverse collection of over 70 artists exhibiting their original creations along Old Town La Quinta's picturesque Main Street, complimented by live music, wine tasting and art demonstrations. Free Admission. For more info: 760.564.1244 or visit www.lqaf.com. Feb 12, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Valentine Celebration In the Bougainvillea Room at Spencer's Restaurant, 701 West Baristo Rd., Palm Springs. Enjoy a display of assorted fresh pastries, desserts, cookies, served with fruit garnish, trays of domestic cheeses, crackers and sliced French baguettes. Then, relax and relish the divine voices of two of OperaArts' best singers, accompanied by the piano artistry of Music Director Victoria Kirsch. For info please call (760) 323-8353. Feb 17-26, For over 60 years, The Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival has attracted families and people of all ages that enjoy the camel & ostrich races, the Nightly Musical Pageant and the history of dates as well as the many attractions and interesting exhibits unique to the Fair. We will be bringing you top headliner entertainment, fun daily events and entertainment, terrific exhibits and a carnival you won’t want to miss! Vicky’s of Santa Fe in Indian Wells is the locale for the most exciting jazz series in the Desert presenting 6 Jazz Programs by The American Jazz Institute, proceeds of which benefit The American Jazz Institute’s music scholarship program. It all starts at 5:30pm in the Supper Club Lounge with no-host cocktails, followed by a 3-course dinner & show. Jon Weber/Feb 6, Anna Mjoll/Feb 27. $75 per person includes all tax/tip/show. 760.345.9770. Hwy. 111 & Club Drive, Indian Wells, CA 92210 www.vickysofsantafe.com. Now through May 20, 2012, The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies Kicks off its extraordinary third decade by celebrating the perpetual summer vacation with an all-new show entitled Hot! Hot! Hot! Box Office now open. 760.327.0225 or www.psfollies.com.
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7th Annual Palm Springs Modernism Week
February 16 – 26, 2012 To Feature Over 80 Events With Several Notable Highlights Palm Springs Modernism Week, one of the country’s most popular annual events for architects, modernism aficionados, art and design style mavens, mid-century modern culture hounds, and retro fun fanatics, will feature over 80 events during the February 16-26, 2012 festival. Both frequent Modernism Week enthusiasts and new fans will not be disappointed in the 7th annual festival. Many of the crowd favorites that have become popular staples of Palm Springs Modernism Week will continue to be on the Schedule of Events, while many exciting new events are being added for 2012. Among some of the new additions are a new Garden Tour of several private spectacular gardens; a new Bike Tour of local notable architecture; Modernism Week PreFab Showcase which will feature tours of some pre-fab homes and a marketplace for green and
sustainable living ideas. Many of Modernism Week’s popular annual events will also be held such as the Double Decker Architecture Bus Tour, the Architecture, Preservation and Design Lecture Series; Mad Mod Cocktail Parties, evening cocktail receptions held at some of the area’s notable boutique inns; Interior Design Home Tour, and the Design on Screen Modernism Film Festival. “The 2012 Modernism Week is poised to set a new standard for a fun celebration of all things modern in our beautiful Palm Springs oasis,” said Modernism Week chairman Jacques Caussin. Many events sell-out fast so get your tickets early. For tickets, more information and full schedule of events visit: www.modernismweek.com Info: 760 333-9169.
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“The Cats Meow” by John Dawson Oil on canvas 52” x 38” Coda Gallery, Palm Desert
CODA Gallery CODA Gallery provides an inviting medium for modern and contemporary art in the Palm Springs Valley. Modern art is presented in an eclectic mix of painting, sculpture, glass and objects that share nothing except an extraordinary energy. The art at CODA is full of color and life. Visit our fine art gallery at 73-151 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA 92260, 760.346.4661 or explore our art gallery Website: email@example.com.
richard danskin Galleries Collectors have been visiting and appreciating fine art at the Gallery since 1968. Realism paintings and sculptures include many subjects and styles. Original paintings by local artists: J. Lewis Bowker, Beverly Carrick, Stephen Dixon, Michael Flohr, William Galvez, Carolyne Hawley, Ed Lupper, Diane Morgan, Tom Pinch, Steven Quartly, Jim Siegrist, Stan Stokes, and Richard Danskin. Other American painters include Thomas Arvid, Carol Bailey, Dorothy Lampl, Don Langford, Charles Pabst, Robert Pejman, Eric Poulson, H.M. Saffer, and Greg Sievers. International artists include Anne
Marie, Michel Degav, Michael Gorban, Florian Grass, Rob MacIntosh, Isaac Maimon, Hubert Nanzer, and Fabian Perez. Bronze sculptures offered by Kate Hiddleston, Victor Issa, Howard Jason, Jerry Joslin, Thad Markham, Ramon Parmenter, Ron & Sheila Ruiz, Richard Thomas, Steve Egge’s life size gentlemen, and whimsical frog sculptures by Tim “The Frogman” Cotterill. Crystal sculptures by Jack Storms and Michael Wilkinson’s acrylic sculptures both catch everyone’s eye! New for 2012 Season: Sue Averell’s urban paintings to compliment her botanical work, Duane Alt’s old master paintings. Steve Barton’s new original paradise wavy paintings. Introducing city paintings by Jenna Garcia. George Gonzalez with new originals. Stuart Malkin’s award winning one-of-akind handcrafted model ships. Bill Suys’ newest paintings. 73-111 El Paseo, Palm Desert (760) 568-5557 www.danskingalleries.com
ALLAN PITCHKO GALLERIES Enter this elegant showroom filled with high-end antiques, 18th, 19th and early 20th century fine art by European and American artists. There is a variety of furniture, accessories and historical finds from Georgian and Victorian furniture to sterling silver, estate jewelry, art glass and fine china. Oriental antiques including porcelain and bronze sculptures can be found here. Owners Allan and Shauna Pitchko have owned Antiques Alberta in Alberta Canada since 1988. This gallery is a designers delight!! The gallery is located at 70-125 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage. Call: 760.324.9595.
HOWARD SCHEPP FINE ART Palm Desert’s Most Exciting and Largest New Gallery! Celebrating 30 years experience in the business, this gallery offers a very unexpected and interesting collection of diverse artists with a
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common denominator of talent and quality. From highly acclaimed international artists to the finest young talent of national acclaim. Artists include Mark Bowles, Paige Bradley, Sabin Howard, Tom Swimm, Robert Cardinal, David Shipley, and over 40 more artists. 73-655 El Paseo, Suite C.,Palm Desert, (760) FINEART. www.howardscheppfineart.com
TERRA GALLERY Terra Gallery celebrates its’ 13 year in Palm Springs with a brand new location. Now located at 187 S. Palm Canyon Drive. Visit this unique gallery and see the beauty of nature and wildlife. Featuring Photography, Watercolors, Glass Art, Mixed media sculpture, Steel wall art and our “Frogs” by renowned artist “kitty Cantrell”. You will also find a collection of Jewelry featuring Trollbeads, the original since 1976 and Native American jewelry. 760.325.5202.
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