The Weekend Party Round-Up

Your weekend guide to the Palm Springs scene, and where to be seen.

Cocktail culture is real in Palm Springs.  If you’re in town for Modernism Week and all dressed up with nowhere to go, here’s a handy round-up of parties.   Don your best baubles and go sip some bubbles in a few of Palm Springs most beautiful homes.


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Kick the weekend off in style at some of these stylish soirees.  Tickets are still available. Just pop by CAMP to get on the list.

  • Mrs. Lilien’s Haiku Rendez Vous – Start your afternoon off right with professional hostess Mrs. Lilien and the crew at Haiku Home at this stunning desert manse. Tickets are $40.
  • Modernism With a Twist – The cheeky modernists from Makerville host happy hour at CAMP.  Tickets for this think and drink event cost $40 and can be purchased at the door at CAMP.
  • Retro Martini Party – This is a swanky party at the beautiful Maurice and Dinah (Shore) Smith residence designed by Donald Wexler in 1964 hosted by the Palm Springs Preservation Foundation.  Tickets are $250.


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There is no reason you shouldn’t be out enjoying the last Saturday of Modernism Week.  Pick up a ticket to any one of these parties.


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You’re hard core.  You’ve made it to the end of Modernism Week with us.  Now, celebrate accordingly.

  • Last Call with Charles Phoenix – You can party with Charles Phoenix at CAMP and eat his cake too!  The pop culture icon hosts a reception for Modernism Week die hards and tops it off by cutting a super special cake confection by Jake’s.  Tickets are $60.
  • The Christopher Kennedy Show House Wrap Party & Polynesian Luau – As is tradition now, Christopher Kennedy hosts the wrap party for his eponymous show house at Toucans Tiki Lounge.  The designer will be on hand to sign copies of his California Modern book.  This event is free.