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October 24, 2012

THE 2012 PALM SPRINGS FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL and fundraiser for… Friends of the Palm Springs Animal Shelter Circle the date and bring your appetite! Put “FRIENDS” in the promo code and get 25% off tickets and Friends will get a donation too! Yum! Many of Southern California’s most unique and skilled chefs and their gourmet […]

Palm Springs / Desert Resorts … ….RESTAURANT WEEK …6/1- 10, 2012

May 30, 2012

Get a Taste of Modernism During Restaurant Week…  June 1-10 Many of Palm Springs hippest restaurants offer both cuisine and vibe that brings back America’s post-war era of optimism and creativity, reinterpreted to today’s trends. Submerge yourself in the whole retro experience by taking a tour of Mid-Century homes and public buildings, scouring for the […]

REVIEW: Tyler’s Burgers in Palm Springs

February 13, 2012

  REVIEW: TYLER’S BURGERS 149 S Indian Canyon Drive Palm Springs,Ca 760- 325-2990 Starting out in 1936 as the bus depot, the little “shack” that is now the home of Tyler’s, has become an island oasis in a sea of parking spaces.  Now, sitting in the middle of the paking lot, Tyler’s  is only open 11am-4pm takes only […]

PALM SPRINGS …Villagefest / Street Fair..Every Thursday Night at Sundown

February 10, 2012

While you’re at Villagefest…. Stroll beautiful Palm Canyon Drive, and check out the downtown businesses with BOLT  signs in their window. Businesses Open Late Thursday Started more than 20 years ago, Villagefest is sure to tantalize you with a new experience each time… Villagefest is consistently voted the best event in the area, attracting thousands […]

Cityfest in Hillcrest…SUNDAY…8/14 12-8pm

August 10, 2011

Join over 150,000 people for CityFest beneath the Hillcrest sign on Sunday, August 14, 2011 from 12pm-8pm. A celebration of community and spirit, CityFest is a one-of-a-kind street fair…. With the unique energy of San Diego’s Hillcrest and the spirit of summer, CityFest will feature a massive open air beer garden, hundreds of arts and […]

Zin American Bistro Remembering CHEF NICOLAS KLONTZ …7/26/11

July 25, 2011

Zin American Bistro 198 S Palm Canyon Palm Springs, CA 92264 (760) 322-6300 Before moving to San Diego in 2010, I enjoyed many meals at “ZIN” since their opening in 2004. Always great seasonal food and a wine list to select from that could make even the fuzziest of guests happy, including a few clients who […]

Palm Springs Restaurant Week …..June 3 -12, 2011

June 1, 2011

PALM SPRINGS RESTAURANT WEEK   ~Enjoy the finest in Coachella Valley hospitality June 3 – 12, 2011 Coachella Valley, CA—Building on the momentum of over 40,000 diners who indulged in culinary offerings from across the valley last year, the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Association has set the dates for the fourth annual Restaurant Week: Friday, […]

Coachella Music Festival…April 15-17, 2011

April 16, 2011

Driving into Palm springs this morning I was wondering why so many people and cars were here . Silly me. Coachella Music Festival! If Friday morning at 9am looks like this, I can only imagine once all 100,000 ticket holders get here…..I guess it’s gonna look  like this! After record-setting crowds of 75,000 a day in 2010, this year’s […]

SPENCER’S RESTAURANT, Palm Springs 2011 Best of the Valley WINNER

April 1, 2011

701 W Baristo Road Palm Springs, CA 92262 (760) 327-3446          CONGRATULATIONS TO SPENCER’S ON THEIR NEW AWARDS………….                                                                                                             BEST: OUTDOOR RESTAURANT……..                                    BEST :    ROMANTIC DINNER BEST:   CONTINENTAL RESTAURANT                                                                                BEST: BRUNCH                  […]

Palm Springs Modernism Week 2011

February 23, 2011

So Modernism Week is here again.  I ask myself, ” Why do these people get so excited about this era?”  I had thought all of the “hoopla” was just that. So I began to think about it more. I found it so interesting that the “modernism”  fan celebrates the designs of the 1950’s -1960s. this is about 50- 60 years ago.  That makes […]