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Desert’s Best Selection of Men’s Bands
PALM SPRINGS’ PREMIER DESIGNER JEWELRY GALLERY
132 La Plaza • Palm Springs • 760.325.5395 www.HephaestusPS.com • www.metalorgy.us
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The Best Consignment ConsignmentStores Stores
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760.773.0027 Furniture • Antiques • Decor • Lighting • Art Featuring
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72-171 Highway 111 Palm Desert
760.773.0027 The Art Place 41801 Corporate Way, Ste. 3 , Palm Desert
760.346.2727 4101 E. Matthew, Palm Springs (behind Mercedes Dealer)
The Purvis Gallery of Design is Now in Palm Desert.
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lam fashions and accessories for Goddesses and their every mood... romantic in lace, Femme Fatale, vintage glamour, spiritual, or eco-chic. Have your garments embellished with BIANCA’S unique crystal art, initials, name, or wording of your choice, while you wait. Plus sizes Shown above is a hand embroiavailable. Open dered cotton supTues-Sat 10-5, porting artisans in Sun 10-4. a women’s coop (949) 228-1428 in India.
Quality Fashion and Contemporary Style Not Your Daughters Jeans, Liverpool Jeans, Christine Alexander, Conrad C, Brighton Bags & accessories. OPEN 7 DAYS Deliveries Daily
73-091 Country Club Drive (in Bristal Farms Shopping Ctr.)
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Palm Springs Open Air Market & Street Fair
EVERY SATURDAY! From 9:00 am to 2:30 pm FREE ADMISSION • FREE PARKING • FREE ENTERTAINMENT
Downtown at the Spa Resort Casino Great Food! Great Entertainment! Great Shopping! Fun For Everyone! Vendors of Prepared and Packaged Gourmet Food, Apparel, Home, Personal Accessories, Hand Crafted Art and Jewelry and much more!
Come on down for FREE PRIZES worth hundreds of dollars. www.palmspringsopenairmarket.com Tel: 760-778-6758
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The Slack Shoppe
TORRAS OF SPAIN
Every garment in the Slack Shoppe has two prices, the price you pay in other ﬁ ne stores and the direct manufacturer’s Slack Shoppe price. Slacks have been our specialty for 32 years. Thousands of ﬁ ne woolens, Featherweight, Microﬁ bers andOur Own Famous Elastic Stretch Waist Band Slacks.
Includes Golf Slacks, and Walk Shorts. Our Superlative Woolens are from the ﬁ nest Italian Mills. Sizer 32 to 56.SLACKS ALSO AVAILABLE IN BIG & TALL, PORTLY REGULAR, and PORTLY SHORTS.
• SALTAIRE MARCELLO of ITALY
REGULAR, SHORT and LONG RISE available. We carry hard-to-ﬁ nd IN-BETWEEN SIZES 37 and 39.
See our specially designed sport coats.
See our exquisitely made sport coats and suits in Super 120’s, 130’s & 150’s.
73-613 Highway 111, Palm Desert
Corner Larkspur & Hwy 111 (In Jensen’s Shopping Center)
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Gourmet breakfast, lunch sandwiches, coffee, smoothies and much more
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110 Tahquitz Canyon Way Palm Springs, CA
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The 2013 Southwest Arts Festival速
Jan. 25, 26 & 27, 2013 - Empire Polo Club, Indio, CA
he Southwest Arts Festival速, presented by the Indio Chamber of Commerce, is showcased on the spacious grounds of the Empire Polo Club; entrances are located on Monroe Street between Ave. 51 & Ave. 52 in Indio, CA. Through the Southwest Arts Festival速 27th year history, it has earned a well deserved reputation as the largest outdoor marketplace in the Coachella Valley area for fine arts, fine crafts and collectables including Southwestern Art, Traditional and Contemporary art, paper collage, bronze sculpture, glass, jewelry, basketry, pottery and wearable art created by over 250 acclaimed artists from the United States,
Canada, Mexico and South America. Gates open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Tickets $8, 2-Day Pass $12. Children 16 and under FREE. Parking at Monroe & Ave. 51. Foods, full no-host bar and entertainment. For further information call (760) 347-0676 or visit www.southwestartsfest.com. Artist Diane McClary has been chosen as the POSTER artist for the 27th annual 2013 Southwest Arts Festival and will be available at the festival.
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THERE is nothing else like it in the desert. Easy to get to, easy to get around - just hop on the “El Paseo Courtesy Shuttle” and discover over
& Restaurants ...also FREE Curbside parking on El Paseo, plus acres of FREE parking behind every store!
Backstreet Bistro “Where friends meet friends”
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Pampered Bath on on El El Paseo... Paseo... now selling the luxury
Home Fragrances, Bath Soaps, Gift Suites, Potpourri, TasselAires, Refresher Oils, Candles, Shower Gels and Body Lotions
We deliver Locally FREE
Open 7 Days, 10am-5pm 73-560 El Paseo, Palm Desert (across from The Gardens)
“Service To Suit Your Needs” Many brands to choose from, sizes 6-46; cups B thru E 73-400 El Paseo, Palm Desert
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760-568-4522 Mon.- Sat. – 10:00 – 5:00
ARTURO FUENTE RARE AND BORN OF PASSION
Since 1983 Palm Desert Tobacco has been offering their customers the finest and rarest selections of premium cigars, pipes, lighters and accessories.
73-580 El Paseo • (corner of Larkspur) • Palm Desert (760) 340-1954
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Allicy Palm Salon
International Awards and Experience All Blowdrys . . . . . . . . . . . . $30.00 Haircuts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $65.00 Make-up. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $60.00 Pedicures & Manicures . . $45.00
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Earth Spirits Art
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Come explore our NEW LOCATION!
The Palm Desert courtesy cart shuttle travels between shops, galleries and restaurants along El Paseo. The FREE service features two specially designed, seven-passenger limousine-style electric vehicles. The handicap accessible carts are in operation seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Courtesy Carts have no set route and pick up and drop off shoppers at any location along the nine-block shopping district.
73-750 El Paseo Palm Desert, CA
On World Famous El Paseo www.elpaseo.com
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Boutique Set yourself apart from the rest, just be the best! At Patiells Boutique you get it all... outstanding clothing for the fashion minded woman, great gifts, and accessories; shoes, belts, jewelry and even “Spanx.”
Mention this ad and receive 10% OFF your purchase! Located in RALPH’s SHOPPING CENTER across from Marriott Desert Springs
74-924 Country Club Dr., Palm Desert. 760-674-9591 (Corner of Cook & Country Club Drive)
Antiques & Fine Art
www.victoriasatticantiques.com Browse hundreds of quality items from reputable dealers in our spacious SHOWROOMS. We have American Antique Furniture, Roseville & California Pottery, Mid-Century Modern Furniture, Vintage Jewelry, Advertising Collectibles and much more.
OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK
RANCHO MIRAGE In The Atrium
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69-930 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage
(760) 202-4500 CATHEDRAL CITY 67-777 Palm Canyon Dr. #9, Cathedral City (West of Perez - Across from Del Taco)
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Advertiser Listings Allicy Palm Salon 73-151 El Paseo (next to CODA Gallery) Palm Desert / 760-341-8080 Allicy Palm Salon is a full service hair and beauty salon in a very elegant and relaxed atmosphere, perfect for the customer who enjoys feeling pampered. Allicy is an award winning stylist and make-up artist with an international clientele. Hairstyles created vary from the traditional to the avant-garde. Salon services include blow drys, coloring, conditioning treatments, manicures, pedicures, facials, skin analysis, make-up application also Brazilian waxing and Anastasia eyebrow techniques. Walk-ins are welcome.
Barnum’s Boutique 73-091 Country Club Drive (Bristol Farms Shopping Ctr.) Palm Desert / 760-773-0727 Barnum’s is a clothing store for women, located on Country Club Drive in the Bristol Farms shopping center. Barnum’s provides quality fashion and contemporary style clothing eg: Not Your Daughters Jeans, Liverpool Jeans, Christine Alexander, Conrad C, Brighton Bags and accessories. The store is inviting with many trendy items to look at and try on. Parking is available in front of the store. They have a friendly customer service and a courteous sta˜ . Spend your next shopping day at the hip store for women, Barnum’s. BIANCA’S Luxe Boutique 78010 Main Street, #111 Old Town La Quinta / (949) 228-1428 O˜ ers glam fashions and accessories for Goddesses and their every mood... romantic in lace, Femme Fatale, vintage glamour, spiritual, or eco-chic. Have your garments embellished with BIANCA’S unique crystal art, initials, name, or wording of your choice, while you wait. Plus sizes available. Visit www.biancaparadis.com to view a sampling of BIANCA’S designs. Open Tues-Sat 10:30-5, Sun 10-4, or by appointment. Continued on page 18
MUSIC BOX & CLOCK SHOPPE PALM TREE NECKLACE RHODIUM with SWAROVSKI Crystals
TEDDY TAKES REQUESTS with baby grand piano. Plays 7 Styles of Music with the Switch of a Hat! Approx. 9 1/4” wide
Featuring Gifts, Clocks & Collectibles from SWAROVSKI, PANDORA JEWELRY, LALIQUE, LLADRO, Armani, Fabergé, Lenox, Hummel, Howard Miller Clocks and Musical Animated Rhythm Clocks. 114 La Plaza, Downtown Palm Springs (3 doors East of See’s Candy)
760-322-6280 WORLDWIDE SHIPPING AND COMPLIMENTARY GIFT WRAP OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK
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COOL COTTON CLOTHING
• Cruise Wear • Resort Wear • Accessories • Jewelry
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 imported 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. Consign/Design 41-801 Corporate Way, ste. #3 Palm Desert / 760-346-2727 72171 Highway 111 Palm Desert/ 760-773-0027 4101 E. Matthew Dr., Palm Springs/ 760-770-1075 Consign/Design is a new high-end consignment store, located in the heart of Palm Desert and minutes from fashionable El Paseo. Come in and browse. Quality furniture, accessories and collectables from designers and local estates are available at bargain prices. Moving, remodeling or changing decor ....whether buying or selling make Consign/Design your destination. There are 3 locations, open 7 days a week, 10-5.
“San Miguel” SHOES
120 La Plaza Downtown Palm Springs
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E&J’s Designer Shoe Outlet 44100 Town Center Way Palm Desert / 760-773-5053 www.ejsdesignershoes.com E&J’s Designer Shoe Outlet is a “must” for women and men who appreciate fine footwear. 1000’s of pairs of women’s and men’s designer and name-brand shoes are displayed in neatly organized rows according to style. Cole Haan, Donald Pliner, Coach, Calvin Klein, Anne Klein, and Merrell are just a few of the designer and name-brands one will find. New Shipments arrive frequently and a friendly sales staff is available for assistance. Mon-Fri. 9:30am-7:00pm Mon.-Sat. Sun 11am-5pm. Continued on page 20
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Advertiser Listings 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!!” Funseekers 73-865 Highway 111, Palm Desert / 760.340.3861 An excellent way to see the desert... Rent a Bicycle (all types), Mopeds, Segways, Tandem Bicycles, Electric Scooters, Unicycles, Aquascooters, from the experts at Funseekers. There are a lot of easy, flat trails and bike paths to take. Bike rentals are guided/self guided or customized tours. For the adventurous, take the mountain bike tours. Delivery and pick-up service to your hotel or condo. They also have rollaway beds, high chairs, cribs, car seats and more.... www.4funseekers.com. Good Gauze 120 La Plaza Palm Springs / 760-323-9399 Good Gauze specializes in clothing of pure 100% cotton and has been keeping the desert’s visitors and residents cool and comfortable for more than 9 years. Mix and match separates in all of the hottest colors and styles allow your body to breathe, be free and most importantly stay cool! Good Gauze also carries accessories, jewelry and pack-able, wash-able pure cotton hats with a UPF of 50+ to protect you from the harsh summer sun!
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Nu 4 U Thrift Store 69-550 Highway 111 (Bldg with round window) Rancho Mirage / 760-770-7786 Whether you are new in town, a local resident, or just visiting, Nu 4 U is where you will ÿ nd the best bargains in the area. Women’s and men’s clothing from the FAMOUS CLOSETS of the desert. Sportswear, dresses, suits, coats, shoes, jewelry etc. plus house wares, furniture and bric-a-brac. They pride themselves on their warm hospitality and willingness to help. So come in and browse, you will like the prices too. 501 (c) non-proÿ t corporation. Open: Mon-Fri 10-5:00, closed Saturday & Sun. 10-5. Olive A Sudden 72-270 Highway 111 (Waring Plaza -next to Ross) Palm Desert / 760-565-7561 110 Tahquitz Canyon Way Palm Springs/ 760.548.0530 Olive A’Sudden a inviting gourmet style store o° ers you the opportunity to taste dozens of olive oils, specialty oils and balsamic vinegars from around the world. They also carry gift baskets, gourmet foods, cruets, French Pottery, sampler sets, Olivella beauty products, Himalaysan salt and salt plates and more. Visit them on line at www.oliveasudden.com Continued on page 24
One Stop Shopping for all your souvenirs
PALM SPRINGS GENERAL STORE
Music Box & Clock Shoppe 114 La Plaza Palm Springs / 760-322-6280 Located in beautiful downtown Palm Springs in the historic La Plaza shopping district for 13 years - this unique store is a “must see”. Featuring a colorful variety of quality gifts and collectibles including Swarovski crystal, Pandora jewelry, Lalique, LLadró porcelain, Armani sculptures, Lenox, Hummel, Faberge, Howard Miller clocks, Murano glass, and featuring magical motion musical clocks by Rhythm! The perfect place to ÿ nd the perfect gift! Complimentary gift wrapping. Worldwide shipping.
I LOVE YO
Sunglasses • Hats • Sandals T-Shirts • Shot Glasses Coffee Mugs • Beach Towels You have had such a great time in Palm Springs, don’t leave without a PS I LOVE YOU souvenir.
193 S. Palm Canyon, Palm Springs 760.320.7613
“fashion for the young fashionista to the sophisticated woman.” Evening & Casual Wear Jewelry • Shoes • Accessories • Moyuru • Ferragamo • Escada • St. John • Isabel de Pedro • Armani
OPEN Mon-Sat: 10-5 71-680 Highway 111, Unit D RANCHO MIRAGE
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isually intoxicating, The McDonald Benedict Collections is all about the home. Jim Mc Donald and partner Paul Benedict, bring a unique combination of intuition and pragmatism to the desert’s design community. Walk through the door into this world of sensory delights and allow yourself to become intoxicated by the possibilities you find within . . . McDonald’s awareness of color and form combined with his instinct for furniture design and styling produces high praise from clients near and far. Most come away from their Palm Desert Showroom bedazzled by the numerous examples of unique accessories, furniture and design concepts found there. It is an environment suffused with intrigue and subtle sophistication, yet remains warm, relaxed, and totally accessible to the visitor. One visitor commented . . . ”everything is in it’s right place as though a Feng Shui master had paid a visit”
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Advertiser Listings Palm Springs Open Air Market & Street Fair Spa Resort Casino Parking Lot Indian Canyon Drive Palm Springs / 760-778-6758 Every Saturday, Palm Springs Open Air Market & Street Fair have great food, great entertainment and great shopping – Fun for everyone. Vendors of prepared and packaged gourmet foods, apparel, home, personal and pet accessories. Hand crafted art and jewelry, plants and produce and much, much more. Come down for FREE PRIZES, worth hundreds of dollars. Free admission and free parking. Open 9am to 2:30 pm. www.palmspringopenairmarket.com. Palm Desert Tobacco 73-580 El Paseo at Larkspur Palm Desert / 760-340-1954 Entering Palm Desert Tobacco is like finding smoker’s heaven: you’re greeted by the beautiful aromas of fine tobacco, and all around are exquisitely crafted pipes, exotic cigars, custom-blended tobaccos and smoking accessories such as Colibri, Dunhill and Dupont lighters, and a walk-in cigar humidor. The friendly staff are there to help you choose the right blend. Palm Springs General Store 193 S. Palm Canyon (Downtown) Palm Springs / 760-320-7613 No doubt about it - if there is anything you need while visiting the desert, you will find it here! From fashion T-shirts, sun glasses, bathing suits, sun screen, key chains, mugs, film, hats … to unique and tasteful gifts! With hundreds of items to choose from Palm Springs General Store is sure to satisfy each and every visitor. Don’t miss this store. Open 7 days a week from 9:30 am.
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Patiells Boutique 74-924 Country Club Dr. (Ralph’s shopping Center) Palm Desert / 760-674-9591 It has been 10 years since Patiells Boutique opened its’ doors. The owners of Patiells Boutique, Gabriele and Patti offer fabulous fashionable lines of clothing, from casual, fun, edgy to elegant, as well as shoes, jewelry, great accessories and hard-to-find gift items. Customer service is top priority at Patielle Boutique. Gabriele and Patti’s love for the business is what customers feel the minute they walk through the door...and that is why they keep coming back! Open Mon-Fri: 10-6, Sat: 10-5, closed Sundays.
...more than a THRIFT STORE (501(c) non-profit organizaion)
Pampered Bath 73-560 El Paseo, suite B (across from The Gardens) Palm Desert / 760-346-6420 For over twenty-eight years, Pampered Bath has been the purveyor of fine soaps, fragrances, bath and body luxuries for the entire family. Exclusive products from Agraria, Caswell-Massey, Claus Porto. Get Fresh, Crabtree and Evelyn, Jack Black, Mason Pearson, Rance’ and Thymes - are only some of the delights that fill the shop with fragrance. Gift items include candles, diffusers, bath accessories, embellished pillowcases, bamboo pajamas, robes and much more. We pride ourselves by giving forward - BAM, The Discovery Store, Shelter From The Storm, and numerous others benefit from our donations of products and financial support. Gift wrap and local delivery is free. Gorgeous gift baskets are a specialty. Shipping is available. Shop our webstore. www.pamperbath.com. Open Monday-Sunday 10am-5pm.
Men’s and women’s clothing, houseware, furniture, collectables and more. Open: Mon.-Thurs.10-5, Fri.10-2, Sat. Closed – Open SundayS 10-5 –
69-550 Highway 111, #105 Rancho Mirage, Ca 92270
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OTHER MERCHANTS • Compliments Boutique • Serena’s Boutique • Mitre & Bevel Fine Custom Framing • Value Cleaners • Angels Crossing Studio • Ralphs Fresh Fare • Tk Nail Salon • Quality Beauty Supply • Village Salon
$5.00 OFF with the purchase of $20.00 or more!
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The Village at Indian Wells
The Village Inscriber Fine Stationery • Invitations Social Accessories Handbags • Totes • Duffels Backpacks • Cosmetic Cases Travel Accessories
Corner Hwy 111 & Cook Street 74-941 Hwy 111 Indian Wells, CA 92210
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Jay’s Jewelers Postal Connection JK 1 Hour Photo Better Hearing System Indian Wells Chiropractic Clinic Indian Wells Dental CVS Store Cafe Italia Restaurant Don Diego’s Restaurant
“Tea Garden” pattern
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BOWLER “Camellia” pattern
MANDY “Rosy Posies” pattern
Village at Indian Wells Corner of Cook & Hwy. 111
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Advertiser Listings Savory Spice Shop 73-399 El Paseo, Suite 103 Palm Desert, 760.346.4372 PalmDesert@savoryspiceshop.com Savory Spice Shop offers more than 400 fresh ground herbs and spices, 140 hand-blended seasonings, organic selections and gift sets. This product is ground and blended to order weekly to ensure superior freshness. Customers are encouraged to sample products and buy only the amounts that they need, starting at as little as half an ounce. , We have interesting products to taste and try. The tag line says it all: Taste what you want, Buy what you need™.” The Slack Shoppe For Men 73-613 Highway 111 (in Jensen’s Shopping Center) Palm Desert / 760-346-9442 Thirty one years in the desert!! Men’s wear has been their forte for forty eight years manufacturing in Italy in the same village their grandparents were born. They carry slacks, sport coats and suits made of the finest Italian fabrics, with craftsmanship that only experience offers. Come in and see their vast array of merchandise with sizes to fit all, regular, short and long rise, with hard to find in-between sizes. Customer service is their goal. They carry shirts and sweaters by Tori Richards, Peter Millar, St. Croix and Peru. They also feature ladies slacks, tailored in Italy from luxurious Italian wools. Store hours Monday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 11-3.
• DATES (30 Varieties) • DRIED FRUITS • NUTS
9 AM - 5 PM
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Shields Date Garden, Inc. 80-225 U.S. Hwy. 111 Indio / 760-347-7768 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.” In season they have tree ripened grapefruit. A FREE MOVIE on the “Romance & Sex Life of the Date” is on-going. Open 7 days a week, 9 am-5 pm. THEY SHIP WORLDWIDE!!
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29 29 SJ’s Resale Boutique 71-680 Highway 111, Unit D Rancho Mirage / 760-836-9090 Discover one of the desert’s newest consignment boutiques that will gratify all those who are fashion conscious from the young hipster fashionista to the sophisticated woman. A consignment boutique like no other, SJ’s carries brand new and gently worn items at a fraction of the retail price. You will find distinctive American and European designer labels such as St. John, Escada, Isabel de Pedro, Ferragamo and Norma Kamali to name a few. Daytime and evening dresses, blouses, shorts, t-shirts, golf wear, scarves, belts, handbags, shoes and jewelry. You will love browsing at SJ’s because the “prices are too good to believe.” Hours: M-Sat: 10-4pm. 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
SHOPPING 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 staff 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. Distinctive gifts, unique gift baskets, fine stemware and wine accessories compliment the wine tasting experience. Discover why their wine club members love their “Tulip Mania Wine Club”, and how you too can receive their best wines at their best prices. Come join them, they have your tasting glass ready!.
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Local Business BUZZ! Allicy Palm Salon
Has Opened on El Paseo
Allicy Urista in her elegant salon on El Paseo.
Allicy Urista is an award winning hair stylist and make-up artist who has opened a full service, fashionable and trendsetting hair salon on El Paseo. Perfect for the customer who enjoys feeling pampered. Her clientele comes from around the world. Her precision hair cutting and advanced color techniques have made her in demand. Her staff is trained in total nail care, pedicures, waxing, skin analysis, Brazilian waxing and Anastasia eyebrow techniques. Walk-ins are welcome. Located at 73-151 El Paseo (next to Coda Gallery), Palm Desert. 760-341-8080.
Johnny Rockets a Big Success in Rancho Mirage
The new Johnny Rockets Restaurant held an exclusive and private reception for 300 guests. Also a ribboncutting ceremony was held with Rancho Mirage City Officials and the new owners. Johnny Rockets is known for its famous hamburgers and full service items. This restaurant is bright, clean, with windows surrounding the entire building. There is also seating outside with tables under bright red umbrellas. Stop by for a â€œRockin Good Timeâ€?. They are located at 71-885 Highway 111 (across from The River), Rancho Mirage. 760-674-3120.
(left to right) John Fuller, CEO Johnny Rockets, Marriette Simoni and Nick Thomas, owners of Rancho Mirage Johnny Rockets.
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SHOPPING OCTOBER 4, 2012 NOVEMBER 1, 2012 DECEMBER 6, 2012 JANUARY 3, 2013 FEBRUARY 7, 2013 MARCH 7, 2013 APRIL 4, 2013 MAY 2, 2013 Galleries OPEN for Art Walks A GALLERY FINE ART CHRISTIAN HOHMANN FINE ART CHRISTOPHER MORGAN GALLERIES CLASSIC ART GALLERY CODA GALLERY JONES & TERWILLIGER GALLERIES PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM IN PALM DESERT RAMEY FINE ART RICHARD DANSKIN GALLERIES VON WENING ART For more information, please call (877) 735-7273 or visit our website: www.elpaseoartwalk.com
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American Bagel Bistro 44489 Town center Way (near Westÿ eld Shopping Center) Palm Desert / 760-346-0300 Bagel Bistro provides the desert with a fabulous bagel baked from scratch, without preservatives, on the premises fresh daily. Featuring gourmet breakfast and lunch sandwitches, along with delicious co˜ ees and smoothies. You will enjoy these epicurean delights as much as they enjoy bringing them to you. Bagel Bistro of Palm Desert extend their warmest welcome to everyone in the Coachella Valley, and all of you around the world who come to paradise for vacation.
Best Hamburger in the Inland Empire
Best Hamburger 2011-2012
Best Burger Place 2008, 2009, 2010
If you like hamburgers you’ll love GRILL-A-BURGER! We make our hamburgers the old-fashioned way. Hand formed; grilled-to-order; and made fresh daily from 100% pure USDA Inspected Choice beef.
GRILL-A-BURGER 73091 Country Club Drive (Corner Monterey & Country Club) Palm Desert/ 760-346-8170 Enter “Hamburger Heaven” when you go to GRILL-A-BURGER. The hand crafted, grilled-to-order, moist and juicy patties are made daily from fresh 100% all-natural USDA inspected choice Beef...free of artiÿ cial hormones and antibiotics. The homemade French Fries are hand cut, double-fried and lightly salted. Try the made-to-order soda fountain milkshakes and malts. The menu features a variety of sizzling hot dogs, specialty chicken, turkey, salmon burgers, sandwiches, mealsize garden fresh salads and vegetarian choices. Open daily. Cold beer and wine. Take-out orders.
• 30 SPECIALTY HAMBURGERS • HOMEMADE FRENCH FRIES • GARDEN FRESH SALADS • VEGETARIAN SELECTIONS • AUTHENTIC FOUNTAIN DRINKS COLD BEER AND WINE TAKE OUT ORDERS
73091 Country Club Dr. Palm Desert (In Bristol Farms Square)
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Leon’s at Desert Princess 28-555 Landau Blvd. Cathedral City / 760-325-5002 Dining at Leon’s is an experience not to be missed. Now located in the Clubhouse at the Desert Princess Resort, adjacent to the Doral Hotel. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in the dining room or on the terrace with a breathtaking garden, golf course and mountain view from every table. Wed - Saturday evenings experience classic romantic dinner music where dancers are welcome. Sunday special champagne brunch is served until 2pm at the enticing price of only $16 including champagne. Happy hour is all day until 6pm, Mon. - Fri. Relax with an awesome sunset in the comfortable bar which is a perfect ending to a round of golf or game of tennis. The unique bar menu with generous portions is offered at reasonable prices. Available for garden weddings and private parties. 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 unforgettable 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. 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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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, ÿ let 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 ° owing 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 magniÿ cent patio, this is a place to “SEE and be SEEN”
Sherman’s Delicatessen & Bakery 401 Tahquitz Canyon (across from the Hilton) Palm Springs / 760-325-1199. Country Club & Monterey Palm Desert / 760-568-1350 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 co˛ ee 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.
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French Cafe Des Beaux Arts 73-640 El Paseo at Larkspur Palm Desert / 760-346-0669 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.
Pomme Frite Restaurant 256 South Palm Canyon Palm Springs / 760-778-3727 “A touch of Europe” located in Downtown Palm Springs. This cozy bistro features specialties such as steamed black mussels, beef stew (Flemish style), prime Chateau steak, California Bouillabaisse, 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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Italian Backstreet Bistro 72-820 El Paseo, (behind Staples) Palm Desert / 760-346-6393 “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.
Castelli’s Ristorante 73-098 Highway 111, Palm Desert / 760-773-3365 Named by Zagat Survey America’s 1,000 top Italian restaurants. Enter the doors of Castelli’s and you’ll believe you have just stepped into a small bistro in romantic Tuscany. In it’s 25th season serving award-winning prime beef, veal, lamb, pasta and seafood dishes. Castelli’s has perfected an already outstanding level of service, delicious food and fine wines. Lounge opens nightly at 5:00 p.m. — the Dining Room at 5:30 p.m. Reservations suggested. Catering and Banquet facilities are available. Full bar and extensive wine list.
A charming European-style restaurant featuring Northern Italian Cuisine: Pasta, seafood, prime steaks, veal and chicken. FULL BAR AND EXTENSIVE WINE LIST ENTERTAINMENT NIGHTLY
Open from 5:30 pm Reservations Suggested • Piano Bar • Full Catering Services • Private Banquet Rooms
73-098 Highway 111, Palm Desert www.castellis.cc
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Cafe Italia 74-901 Highway 111 (Ralph’s Shopping Center) Indian Wells / 760-773-3080 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 / 760-568-9898 “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 dinner 7 days a week. Convenient Valet parking.
Japanese Tanpopo - Japanese Cuisine 73-540 Hwy. 111 and San Pablo Palm Desert / 760-340-1901 & 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 pm11pm & Fri-Sat 11 pm-1:30 am. www.tanpopo.org. Continued on page 43
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Mexican Las Casuelas Terraza 222 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs / 760-325-2794 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 / 760-328-8844 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 daily for 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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Mexican Las Casuelas Quinta Hwy 111 & Washington La Quinta / 760-777-7715 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!
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Thai THAI SMILE of Rancho Mirage 42-476 Bob Hope Drive (Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center) Rancho Mirage / 760-341-6565 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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47 CATHEDRAL CANYON COUNTRY CLUB 68311 Paseo Real, Cathedral City 27 Regulation, Par 72. 760-328-6571. DESERT DUNES GOLF CLUB 19300 Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs 18 Regulation, Par 72. 760-251-5366 DESERT PRINCESS Country Club & Resort 28-555 Landau Blvd., Cathedral City 27 holes-Par 72 760-322-2280 DESERT WILLOW GOLF RESORT 38-995 Desert Willow Dr., Palm Desert 36 Regulation, Par 72. 760-346-0015 EAGLE FALLS GOLF COURSE AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO 84-245 Indio Springs Parkway, Indio 18-hole, Par 72 championship golf course. 760-238-5633 EMERALD DESERT COUNTRY CLUB 76-000 Frank Sinatra Drive, Palm Desert 9 Executive, Par 31. 760-345-4770 HERITAGE PALMS 44291 Heritage Palms Drive South, Indio 18 Regulation, Par 72. 760-772-7334 INDIAN PALMS COUNTRY CLUB 48630 Monroe Street, Indio 27 Hole, Par 72. 760-775-4444 GOLF RESORT AT INDIAN WELLS 44-500 Indian Wells Lane, Palm Desert 36 Regulation, Par 72. 760-346-4653. INDIO MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE 83-040 Avenue 42, Indio 18 Executive, Par 54. 760-347-9156 LA QUINTA RESORT Mountain Course 50-200 Avenida Vista Bonita, La Quinta 18 Regulation, Par 72. 760-564-4111
GOLF ATTRACTIONS MARRIOTT’S DESERT SPRINGS RESORT 74-855 Country Club Dr., Palm Desert 36 Regulation, Par 72. 760-341-1756. MESQUITE GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB 2700 East Mesquite Ave., Palm Springs 18 Regulation, Par 72. 760-323-1502 MISSION LAKES COUNTRY CLUB 8484 Clubhouse Blvd., Desert Hot Springs 18 Regulation, Par 71. 760-329-8061. PALM DESERT RESORT COUNTRY CLUB 77-333 Country Club Dr., Palm Desert 18 Regulation, Par 72. 760-345-2791 PALM ROYALE COUNTRY CLUB Fred Waring at Washington, La Quinta Par 18, Par 3, Par 54. 760-345-9701 TAHQUITZ CREEK GOLF RESORT 1885 Golf Club Dr., Palm Springs 36 Regulation, Par 72. 760-328-1005. TOMMY JACOBS’ BEL AIR GREENS 1001 So. El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs 9 Executive, Par 32. 760-322-6062 PGA WEST RESORT Nicklaus and Stadium 56-150 PGA Blvd., La Quinta 36 Regulation, Par 72. 760-564-6666. SANTA ROSA COUNTRY CLUB 38105 Portola Ave., Palm Desert 760-568-5717 SUN CITY PALM DESERT 38180 Del Webb Boulevard, Palm Desert 760-200-2100 WOODHAVEN COUNTRY CLUB 41555 Woodhaven Dr., E. Palm Desert 760-345-7636
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“BANNED BOOTY – Palm Springs Checkpoint” by Artist Steve Maloney Opened at Palm Springs Air Museum The show is set against the backdrop of vintage World War 11 combat aircraft. The exhibit is created from items conÿ scated from carryon bags at airports such as scissors, tools, folding pocket knives, barbells, blender blade, corn-on-thecob skewers, a wrench, deer antlers and even a bicycle kick-stand etc. This series of sculptural works captures “the way we live now” in playful and imaginative detail. The exhibit is included with regular Air Museum admission and runs thru May 2013. Open daily 10am to 5pm. Located at 745 N. Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs. 760-778-6262
Paul Lewin, Palm Springs Councilman, above left. spoke at the opening on the “Importance of art in communication”, with artist, Steve Maloney, right, viewing one of his sculptures. Attending the “Banned Booty” exhibit are 100 Palm Springs Uniÿ ed School students and guests.
Lena Horne Honored with star T
he Palm Springs Walk of Stars honored Lena Horne with its 384th star in a ceremony at 139 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs. Stars are awarded to local celebrities that have made their homes in the Desert. She lived in the Old Las Palmas area. Horne achieved fame in the 40’s and is best known for her signature song “Stormy Weather”. She was a civil rights activist and paved the way for many African American women in the entertainment industry.
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Spotlighting Concierges: (left to right) Lupe Roberts, Kate Hudson, Basha Pierce, Brenda Verna (Chef Concierge) and Ali Brock, in the lobby of the beautiful Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa, located in Indian Wells, California.
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 ...â€?your best friend away from homeâ€?, 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
Art in Public Places
Palm Desert established a civic arts program that puts art in open spaces, for the appreciation of visitors and residents alike. THE DREAMER, bronze (left) by artist, David is 14 ft. long and 4 ft. tall. It is located in the peaceful Civic Center park.
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48 50 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 showing “Where are the Tipis?...the changing perspectives about indians.” The museum is located at 219 South Palm Canyon Drive, downtown Palm Springs. Open Sept.-May • Wed.-Sat. 10-5 and Sun. Noon-5; June-Aug. • Fri.-Sat. 10-5 and Sun. Noon-5. Call 760-7781079 or visit 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 toprated, 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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“FOREVER MARILYN” 26-Foot Tall Sculpture In Downtown Palm Springs
“Forever Marilyn” by American artist Seward Johnson, is located at the corner of Palm Canyon and Tahquitz Canyon Way and stands on a replica of the subway grate over which Monroe famously held down her skirt in the 1955 ÿ lm “The Seven Year Itch’. Marilyn Monroe has legendary ties to Palm Springs, She was discovered at Charlie Farrell’s Racquet Club and owned a 50’s bungalow-style house in Las Palmas. Don’t miss seeing Marilyn, if you are just visiting – have your photo taken with her.
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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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EVENTS/ONGOING Palm Springs VillageFest is held every Thurs. evening on N. Palm Canyon Dr. from Baristo Rd. to Amado Rd. featuring vendors, food, entertainment and Farmers Market. VillageFest hours are 7-10pm.
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.
La Quinta Museum 77-885 Calle Montezuma, La Quinta, CA 92253. 760.777.7170 / Tues-Sat 10am to 4pm. Discover the history, arts and culture of La Quinta as highlighted in this beautiful 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. La Quinta Museum Exhibits: Creativity in La Quinta Cove September 21 through December 22, 2012 The exhibit features 34 artists, hobbyists and craftspeople who make their home in the Cove, a neighborhood surrounding the Museum noted for its vortex of energy that inspires creativity and imagination. The quilt entitled “Sedona Sunrise” was created by Andrea Dooley, and is one of the many works on display. California Pioneers Experience pioneer life in early California with dioramas and hands on activities!
Visit The River at Rancho Mirage! 12 restaurants, 14 screen theater complex, unique boutique shops including Tulip Hill Winery, Robann’s Jewelers and many others. It’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. 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.
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EVENTS DEC_JAN 2013
Nature Walks - Adult Walk (8am) This free program is offered to anyone interested in learning about the Preserve. All walks begin at the Shade Shelter on the Bear Creek Nature Trail at the corner of Calle Ensenada and Avenida Montezuma in the La Quinta Cove. For more info: call 760.777.7090. Jan, Wednesdays @ 8:00AM - Me & You at the Zoo Lizards, and Bobcats and Snakes, Oh My! Toddlers and accompanying adults can enjoy experiencing the zoo in a brand new way! Each weekly adventure for children ages 18 months to 4 years of age includes an animal encounter, tactile experiences, and active play which ends with a short walk on grounds.PLEASE call prior to visiting as times and days may change. visit www.livingdesert.org or contact 760-346-5694 x 2506. Jan 6, 27, Salute the swingin' styles of jazz masters at The Living Desert's spectacular Jazzoo concert series. From boogie to ballads to bebop and blues, the sounds of our 29th season celebrate America's original art form in the wildest of ways. Performances are at 3:00 - 4:15 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. 760.346.5694, ext. 2160 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Jan 12, 19, 10am to 4pm - Art Under the Umbrellas in 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, Free Parking. Info: 760.989.2977 or visit www.lqaf.com. Jan14 - 20, The Humana Challenge (formerly known as The Bob Hope Classic) The Humana Challenge will now be a four day tournament. For each day of the three round pro-am competition, the professional will have a different amateur partner. Round four will be professionals only. The field size for the event will be 144 professionals, an increase of 16 professional spots from the previous format. For info: 760.346.8184. www.humanachallenge.com Jan 17-20 2013 NATIONAL COLLEGIATE TENNIS CLASSIC The 34th annual event has been called "the Wimbledon of College Tennis" and is the first major collegiate invitational tournament of the season, featuring the top six men's and women's teams, along with top-ranked individual players from the leading universities across the country. JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa. INFO: 760.202.1331. Now playing through May 2013, The 22nd edition of the Fabulous Follies is guaranteed to be the best ever, starring our Legendary Line of Long-Legged Lovelies, our internationally-acclaimed guest stars, a classic variety act, and the music and dance of the 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s, all performed by a cast old enough to have lived it! Box Office now open. 760.327.0225 or www.psfollies.com.
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Join us January 3 â€“ 14, 2013 as the 24th Annual 3Palm Join us January â€“ 14,Springs 2013 as the International Film Festival plays 24th Annual Palm Springs host to a fabulous array of plays movies International Film Festival and stars.array The Festival will host tomovie a fabulous of movies stellarThe line-up of over andfeature moviea stars. Festival will100 films afrom more thanof 60over 100 feature stellar line-up countries, special events films from more than 60 and gala receptions. countries, special events and gala receptions. The 2013 Palm Springs International Festival will be The 2013 PalmFilm Springs held at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Tickets go on sale to the general International Film Festival will be public starting in late December, with prices starting at just $10 for matinee held at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Tickets go on sale to the general screenings. discounts and rates public starting Student in late December, withgroup pricesticket starting atare justalso $10available. for matinee
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Two Artists Shows Scheduled at CODA Gallery in Palm Desert Dec. 29 thru Jan. 25, 2013 VLADIMIR CORA Artist reception, Sat., Dec. 29, 5 - 7 pm
“Mi Taza de Cafe” By Vladimir Cora Acrylic on canvas 17.5” x 23.5”
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 feature Richard Danskin, J. Lewis Bowker’s desert paintings (pictured), and by Sue Averell, Steve Barton, Beverly Carrick, Stephen Dixon, George Gonzalez, Michael Gorban, Gina Higgins, Isaac Maimon, Charles Pabst, Robert Pejman, Fabian Perez, Eric Poulson, Steven Quartly, Greg Sievers and Stan Stokes. Sculptures by Tim “The Frogman” Cotterill, Victor Issa, Ron & Sheila Ruiz, Richard Thomas, Lyle Waggoner, Thad Markham’s “Out of the Bowl”, and Steve Egge’s life size gentlemen. Crystal sculptures by Jack Storms and Michael Wilkinson’s acrylic sculptures both catch everyone’s eye! New for 2013 Season: Danny Aleksic, Manuel Avendano, Will Bullas, Dale Dirks, David Fairrington, Tom Henderson, Rick Morrell, and George Rhoads.
Jan. 19 thru Feb. 6 BRETT LETHBRIDGE Artist reception, Jan. 19, 5 - 7 pm
“King for a day” By Brett Lethbridge 59” x 59” Acrylic on canvas.
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.
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.
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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.
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