forever marilyn: Marilyn Look-Alike-Contest in Palm Springs - 07/04/13 08:50 AM

Marilyn Look-Alike Contest in Palm Springs
I can't believe it is almost time for Marilyn to leave Palm Springs!  She has become an icon in downtown Palm Springs and was voted the BEST PHOTO OPP for the city. Palm Springs Resorts is throwing a "Forever Marily Look-A-Like" Contest during Village Fest at Forever Marilyn Park to celebrate her stay!
DATE:  Thursday August 1 at 7pm
LOCATION:  Forever Marilyn Park
 Hosted by the one and only Bella da Ball, this contest is open to adults, kids, babies, pets and professional entertainers with winners in every category. “The “Forever Marilyn Look-A-Like Contest” gives everyone … (7 comments)

forever marilyn: Do we really have to say goodbye to Marilyn? - 04/26/13 06:50 AM
Do we really have to say goodbye to Marilyn?
Do we really have to say goodbye to Marilyn? 
The 26 foot tall  Marilyn Monroe sculpture has provided thrills, and endless photo shoots at Palm Canyon Drive and Tahquitz Canyon Way in Palm Springs for a year.  We originally were told that "she" will be leaving in June, but today's Desert Sun reports that her stay has been extended until August.  She really does like it HOT!
The camera loves Marilyn...and she was named the Best Photo Op for the Palm Springs area in 2o13! 
In typical Palm Springs style there will be … (6 comments)

forever marilyn: Wordless Wednesdays: Marilyn in Palm Springs - 04/10/13 03:10 AM

Last weekend we played tourist in Palm Springs and went to see the 26 foot Forever Marilyn statue in downtown Palm Springs.
 It has been voted the best "photo-op" for the city.  Marilyn has been here almost a year, and according to contract, she is supposed to move to another city and location.  We will sure miss her here- and many are lobbying for her to make Palm Springs her permanent home.  
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forever marilyn: Top 10 Things to do in Palm Springs Area - 02/11/13 01:26 PM
Top 10 Things to do in Palm Springs from  365 Things to do in Palm Springs
1. Flirt with Marilyn @Forever Marilyn!
2. Take a Balloon  ride!
3. Drink a date shake and see "Sex Life of a Date" @ Sheild's Date Garden!!
4. Visit The Living Desert!
5.  Have lunch in Old Town La Quinta and check out the shops!
6.  Cruise El Paseo ... for art galleries, lunch, and more shopping!
7. See the Palm Springs Follies!
8. Visit Sunnylands, Annenberg Estate
9.  Have a fabulous dinner at Melvyns, Le Valluris, The Nest, Arnold Palmer's, Cork & Fork,  Cork Tree, La Spiga, Cuistot, Desert Sage, … (2 comments)

forever marilyn: Largest Pedicure Ever... Marilyn in Palm Springs! - 09/24/12 05:59 AM

Marilyn Monroe is in Palm Springs... in case you didn't know.  This week she was pampered with the largest pedicure ever!
If you are visiting the Palm Springs area come downtown and see her.  She is waiting for you!

While in Palm Springs don’t miss the 26 ft. tall sculpture of Marilyn Monroe by American artist and Johnson & Johnson heir Seward Johnson. The sculpture is inspired by the famous photograph by Bernard of Hollywood from the film The Seven Year Itch. She is located at what many call the corner of “Main and Main,” Palm Canyon & Tahquitz … (12 comments)

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