ROBOLIGHTS: Holiday Light Display

Right in the heart of Palm Springs you can find the Largest Residential Christmas Lights Display in the country with more than seven million light. The most unique Holiday light show you can find in the desert, located in the famous Movie Colony area.Robolights 2014 Palm Springs California

It is a combination of Santa Claus & Robots: ROBOLIGHTS is not a celebration of Christmas, it is a massive whimsical futuristic winter wonderland set in the North pole. Built by artist Kenny Hassan Irwin. Started in 1986 at age 12. The display features a life time’s worth of monumental and variety complex art that spans thirty years from the time I was very little.

ROBOLIGHTS is a great experience for people of all ages and back grounds to inspire imagination and creativity in people as well respect for the limited resources of our world. When you step into ROBOLIGHTS, You are taken into a parallel universe walking through immensely long zig zagging pathways over 4 acres that lead up to 230 giant robots & huge displays everywhere, rocket sleds and art created out literally close to a kiloton of our family’s & our business’s old & neighbors whom donated junk that would have otherwise ended up in a land fill.

ROBOLIGHTS is OPEN every night unitl Jan 6th from 6:30pm-9:30pm. $5 to enter. Address:  1077 E Granvia Valmonte, Palm Springs, California.                                            More info Click here

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2015 Palm Springs Film Festival

26th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival: January 2 – 12, 2015

The famous Black Tie Awards Gala will be held Saturday, January 3 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. This year’s honorees include Julianne Moore with the Desert Palm Achievement Award. Rosamund Pike with the Breakthrough Performance Award. Two-time Academy Award® nominated filmmaker Richard Linklaterwith with the Sonny Bono Visionary Award and J.K. Simmons with the Spotlight Award.Palm Springs International Film Festival 2015

The Palm Springs International Film Festival is one of the largest film festivals in North America, welcoming 135,000 attendees last year for its lineup of new and celebrated international features and documentaries.

 

The complete schedule of screenings and events, as well as full descriptions will be available online beginning December 26. Members of the Palm Springs International Film Society may purchase individual tickets or exchange 6-packs beginning December 23. General Public sales begin December 26.

For more info and tickets visit http://www.psfilmfest.org

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Palm Springs Festival of Lights 2014

The 2014 Festival of Lights parade in downtown Palm Springs will be Saturday, December 6th. Kicks off at 5:45 from Ramon and heads north to Tamarisk Road.  Join the festivities, bring your own chairs or blankets, etc. Dress warm-caps, gloves, furs, blankets. Palm Springs Lights Parade 2014

Celebrity Grand Marshall this year is Lisa Vanderpump and this event features floats adorned in thousands of colorful holiday lights and huge Macy’s-style balloons, equestrians, bands and autos. Consistently voted one of the best local events in the Coachella Valley, the parade was also voted one of the Top Ten Holiday Parades in the country in an AOL survey.

There will be  a fun and fabulous and huge crowd. Come and join in the Holiday spirit.

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The best time to visit Palm Springs is now!

Palm Springs Vacation homesNovember marks the beginning of the season in the Palm Springs area, different events happening in town like Palm Springs Pride, Veterans Parade. Fall temperatures are great; highs range from the low 60s to the upper 80s this time of year.

The weather in the Palm Springs area is sunny and warm during the day, the desert is crisp and clear in the evenings, you may even want to wear a light jacket at night. This is the perfect time to enjoy some popular attractions such us Palm Springs Tramway, Living Desert and Palm Springs Air Museum, there are lots of great restaurants in downtown Palm Springs and El Paseo in Palm Desert .

Vacation rental homes provide the best lodging options in the Coachella Valley from Palm Springs to La Quinta with unique house and condos for your budget that provide privacy and comfort with lots of space, your own kitchen and pool.

Visit OranjPalm.com and book your stay today!

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Palm Springs Pride 2014

Palm-Springs-Pride-2014The Palm Springs Pride Festival Nov 7-9, 2014 will move from Sunrise Park to Downtown and will be free admission. Located on Palm Canyon Dr. between Baristo & Amado, same location where Palm Springs street fair is held every Thursday.

The pride parade will be on Nov 9th and takes place on Palm Canyon but will move to uptown Palm Springs, beginning on Amado and ending on Vista Chino.

The Festival will have musical performances starting Friday with the Free Equality Concert featuring Jeremiah Clark, Lorie Moore and Jack Mozie. Saturday acts include pop artist Ian Thomas, singer Bella Blue, Stee Lord, Amanda Lepore and more.

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4th Annual Italian Festival

4th Annual Italian Festival Coachella Valley4th Annual Italian Festival
November 1st & 2nd, 2014
La Quinta Civic Center Park

A community event to celebrate the Italian heritage and culture!

This event will have different types of vendors, performers, and a Family Fun Zone.    Come taste the delizioso Italian flavor of our fine restaurants and visit the Oranj Palm VIP Lounge!

For Tickets call  760-346-1611 or buy online http://bit.ly/1xWMZHd

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Stagecoach Festival 2015 lineup announced!

The line-up for Stagecoach 2015 is out: Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton are the headliners over the 3 day music festival Friday, April 24th thru Sunday, April 26th. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, October 14th at 10am at stagecoachfestival.com.

 

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