2016 Desert Trip blog

Desert Trip Tips and Info

“Desert Trip is more than just music,” trumpets Goldenvoice, “it’s a complete weekend-long event.” As such, the super duper event producer has issued the first of many upcoming communications in the form of the “Desert Trip Newsletter.” Its chock full of interesting info and helping hints as to how to make your experience the best…


Tickets For Modernism Week Preview and Palm Springs International Film Festival On Sale Now

Peruse your datebooks, people. Get those credit cards out. And go online to reserve for two of the hottest tickets in the Palm Springs Valley’s annual calendar. Passes and individual passages to both October’s Modernism Week Preview and next January’s Palm Springs International Film Festival are currently on sale. And anyone who’s anyone knows that…

AC Soak Beach

Soak Beach Bash at Agua Caliente

Any veteran of the desert worth his or her salt knows that—especially during summer—maximum hydration is key. That means making sure your hot bod has enough H20 inside and out. I trust you know how to handle the former. As to the latter, here’s some fun advice: Each weekend from now through Labor Day, guys…

Cyndi Lauper The Show

Cyndi Lauper at The Show in Rancho Mirage

It’s common knowledge that Rancho Mirage’s The Show—the state-of-the-art performance venue located within Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa—is a magnet for top-notch talent. But when a veritable superstar is slated to appear, it’s very big news indeed. Such is the case with the phenomenon known as Cyndi Lauper. The woman behind the hits “Girls Just…

Babes Sunday Funday

Sunday Fundays at Babe’s

Maybe it’s too early to be thinking of your 2016 Halloween costume, but remember that from now through October 31st, Sundays are Fundays at Babe’s Bar-B-Que & Brewhouse at The River on Highway 111 in Rancho Mirage (www.babesbbqandbrewhouse.com). From 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., forego your usual brunch spot and come on down to Babe’s,…