PRESS RELEASE: PALM SPRNGS AUGUST 27, 2016.... La Dolce Vita Resort & Spa, LLC announced that it was donating brand new linens to Sanctuary Palm Springs. This organization provides homes in an environment of health and kindness for LGBT teens in Foster Care, to help them redream their lives. "We had boxes of sheets, pillow cases and towels that were brand new", remarked Ken Stabins, owner of the property. "We bought them prior to our decision to outsource and after visiting the home in Palm Springs, knew this organization was going to make a difference in these kids lives and we wanted to support that. For more information regarding Sanctuary Palm Springs go to: http://www.sanctuarypalmsprings.org/. For more information regarding La Dolce Vita go to www.LaDolceVitaResort.com
- Sept 22-25 – Cinema Diverse LGBT film festival – As one of the Festival’s sponsors, we will be hosting directors and actors from the films being shown. It is a wonderful time to come out to Palm Springs. Daytime temperatures in the low 90’s make for excellent sunbathing by the pools.
- Sept 24 – Cyndi Lauper, Agua Caliente Casino
- Oct 7-9 and Oct 14-16 – Paul McCartney/Rollings Stones/Bob Dylan/The Who/Neil Young – NEVER BEFORE, NEVER AGAIN…. Theses mega-artists will be performing for two weekends in a row at the Empire Polo grounds. Every room in the Valley will be sold out so do not delay making your hotel reservations. For more information on the concert, deserttrip.com/
- Oct 9-12 – Modernism Week Fall Preview For the first time, the four-day fall preview will include tours of the historic Sunnylands estate ($65) and a double-decker bus architectural tour hosted by cultural historian Charles Phoenix ($99). The Modernism Show and Sale, held at the Palm Springs Air Museum, will include Midcentury furniture and decorative and fine art from more than 40 dealers from around the world. The show will open at 6 p.m. on Oct. 9 with an opening-night early-buying preview reception ($75) to benefit Modernism Week. Weekend show hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 10 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 11. General admission to the show is $15 and includes admission for both days.
Other Important Dates
Oct 7-9 – Columbus Day Weekend
Oct 22 – Desert AIDS Walk
Oct 28 – Halloween Weekend / Leather Pride Weekend – You do not want to miss this weekend, something for everyone.
Nov 3-7 – Gay Pride Palm Springs – Although 7 weeks away, we are filling up fast. Don’t delay making your room reservations. https://usdv.webhotel.microsdc.us/bp/search_rooms.jsp
Nov 11-13 – Veterans’ Day Weekend
Nov 23-27 – Thanksgiving Holiday – Ken and Tim will be cookin up turkeys, sweet potatoes, dressing, green bean casserole, and lots of deserts for our 12th annual Thanksgiving dinner, Thursday Nov 24, all taking place outdoors by the West wing pool at 1PM, free for registered guests.
Dec 23-26 – Christmas Holiday Weekend – Celebrating Christmas and Hanukah in the Desert is a wonderful time. A dinner of Orange-Raspberry glazed ham, penne and lots of sides is shared with our guests on Christmas Day, Dec 25 in the Spa Courtyard, free for registered guests. Many of the same guests celebrate with us each year, so don’t delay making your room reservations. https://usdv.webhotel.microsdc.us/bp/search_rooms.jsp