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certified Famers Market in palm Springs

Summer Edition Certified Farmers' Market - Open Saturdays: June 14 thru Sept. 20, 2014 from 8am- 12:30pm. New Location! Palm Springs Pavillion, 401 S. Pavillion Way. For more information, please call 760-898-5250 or 760-880-4917. The Certified Farmers Market is sponsored by the Palm Springs Cultural Center.

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Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs has a new “Dinner and a Movie” Film Series -  bringing some of the biggest blockbuster movies ever to hit the Big Screen back to the BIG Screen! 

Camelot Theatres, which has the widest movie screen in the desert, will begin the revival screenings every Saturday evening at 9:30pm, but wants movie-goers to know that they can start their evenings early with dinner and/or a cocktail at the Camelot Internationale Cafe and Bar.

“The cafe and bar will both open at 7pm,” said Chef Hector Salviatore. ”Each week we’ll be creating a special $15 prix fix menu that has been themed to match that week’s movie. We’ll also have our regular Happy Hour menu and be offering Happy Hour pricing at the bar, plus themed specialty drinks and $6

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California Dreamin': Thirty Years of Collecting includes art works purchased by the Palm Springs Art Museum with funds provided by the Contemporary Art Council and other contributors since 1984. The acquisitions were created by contemporary artists who worked in California or were influenced by spending some time in California during their artistic careers. The artworks are multi-faceted, including paintings, works on paper, sculpture, ceramics, and photography.

This is the first time these artworks have been on exhibition together. As well as a celebration of the commitment of the Contemporary Art Council to growing the museum’s collection of significant contemporary artists, this exhibition is a survey of art in California since the 1980s. By

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Palm Springs Mid Century Modern Real Estate

If you've been hunting for a bargain priced mid-century modern home in Central Palm Springs, this is it. Cozy, Comfy and Cool! Located in the Ruth Hardy Park neighborhood, minutes from Palm Springs' hot shopping and restaurants, you'll find this 1950's updated home featuring two bedrooms, and brick fireplace, updated kitchen, and your own private pool at 777 Calle Marcus. Swim naked? Of course!

Great mountain views can be enjoyed from the patio. A unique floor plan, where a poolside bedroom can act like its own casita or guest suite, closed off from the rest of the house if you want a little privacy from your visitors!

This is currently one of the lowest priced mid-century homes in central Palm Springs- move in ready!

The Paul Kaplan Group is

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POOL-&-SPA-MLS This gorgeous Mid Century 3BR/2BA home built by the famous Alexander Co. and designed by Architects Palmer and Kriesel is located in the sought after SUNMOR neighborhood. The post and beam architecture is highlighted by the tongue and groove ceiling and a large open living area. The long list of renovations include a new roof, new HVAC, 6 zone irrigation, buried power lines to the meter, new salt water pool and spa, new "PEX" plumbing thru out, new water line to street, double pane low-E oversized sliders, new vanities and toilets in bathrooms, and interior - exterior of entire house painted. The backyard will take your breath away! The Salt water pool and spa is surrounded by a unique desert landscaping garden where you can lounge and relax in your own…
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Targeting former celebrity homes in the Movie Colony, the Palm Springs Historical Society has planned a walking tour called “Frank Sinatra’s Neighborhood” on April 25 and May 2. These specially planned walking tours are designed to showcase celebrity homes and significant architecture to participants. Beginning at 9:30a.m., the tours are 2 hours long and the price is $15 per person.  The exact location of the tour meeting place will be given at time of ticket purchase.

The celebrity homes include Frank Sinatra, Gloria Swanson, Cary Grant, Dinah Shore, Jack Benny, Van Johnson, and others.  Homes with significant architecture include those designed by mid-century Modernist architects E. Stewart Williams, Donald Wexler, William Cody, Hugh Kaptur, and

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251eocotillo_350 Although we are the local experts on architectural properties, we also sell other quality homes in addition to the Mid-Century style. For example, Robert Parham of The Paul Kaplan Group just listed this very special Palm Springs property. Casa de Lucia is a whimsical 1938 Spanish home in the Tahquitz River Estates neighborhood filled with original character throughout. A walled and gated private front garden provides a welcoming entrance. Park-like grounds with lush landscaping and tranquil patio areas surround the property. A Thoughtful restoration in keeping with the period was completed just a couple of years ago. The living areas include a living room, dining room, den, and large great room. The kitchen has stainless appliances, decorative tile…
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palm springs real estate Tierra Hermosa is a gated community in the center of Palm Springs and this Tuscan-inspired upgraded three bedroom, three bath condo with it's own pool and spa is represented by Peter Roa of The Paul Kaplan Group. The pool is on the south side and will provide you will lots of sun and beautiful views of Mt. Jacinto. The great room includes a fireplace with stack stone floor to ceiling - two floors! Inside amenities include stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, a built-in media center, speakers and custom window coverings. Master bedroom and one guest bedroom located upstairs, one bedroom on lower floor with 3/4 bath close by. Ceiling fans add to your comfort in the great room and all three bedrooms. Separate laundry room opens into a two car…
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Palm Springs Real Estate This modern Brady-brunch era 3BR/2BA ranch home located in the trendy El Rancho Vista Estates neighborhood has just been listed by The Paul Kaplan Group. Enjoy a HUGE lot with mature landscaping that features magnificent mountain views and privacy from neighbors. Recently redone, the house has designer tile throughout for easy maintenance- an updated kitchen features quartz counter tops and new cabinets. The vaulted ceiling in the living room, is open and airy, and warmed by a custom tiled fireplace. Off the dining room, is a private courtyard for outdoor dining. Both bathrooms have also been updated. The master suite has a slider that opens out to the pool and spa, and has a spacious walkin closet and en-suite bathroom. Outside, the newer swimming pool…
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private Zen home

Californians are known for their desire for privacy and here in Palm Springs, we aren’t any different. Small fortunes are spent to create backyard paradises and to subsequently construct huge walls, fences, or privacy hedges to block the world from looking in. Whether it be a lush garden, sparking pool, or fully-stocked koi pond, in essence, we are all looking for the perfect private zen space. For Paul Kaplan Group Agent Kris Rain, personal zen means escape from the work-day world. It means escape from an always-on-the-go job. So whenever possible, Kris escapes to her private zen space: A custom built backyard bathhouse. When Kris came across a vintage claw foot tub (an extreme rarity in the desert), she decided to put it to good use. She immediately

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