forever marilyn palm springs: 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 palm springs: Happy Birthday Marilyn Monroe! - 06/01/13 05:05 AM

"I'm not interested in money, I just want to be wonderful." ~Marilyn Monroe
Today we celebrate what would have been Marilyn's 87th birthday!
The FREE Birthday party in Palm Springs starts at 6 p.m. with a performance by Richard Byford and Mary Avery. 
At 7:30 p.m., Jeffrey Allen, a Las Vegas entertainer whose act pays tribute to Sir Elton John, will reprise his concert in 2012 at the “Forever Marilyn” statue that commemorated the 50th anniversary of Monroe’s death.
Allen’s act has been featured in the “Legends in Concert” review in Las Vegas, considered the … (10 comments)

forever marilyn palm springs: Forever Marilyn Palm Springs Summer Events - 05/11/13 05:39 AM
Forever Marilyn Palm Springs Summer Events
Forever Marilyn is a 34,300 pound, 26-ft. tall likeness of Marilyn Monroe- posing in her "Some Like it Hot" iconic swirling skirt.  She has been photographed by thousands, and was named the best photo-op in the city this year!  Marilyn truly is photogenic, especially with the backdrop of the Palm Springs San Jacinto mountains.  
Each time I make the drive to Palm Springs from La Quinta (about 45 min.), I snap some more photos of the posing Marilyn.  She never disappoints!  I have even created note-cards with her likeness and my friends love … (1 comments)

forever marilyn palm springs: 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 palm springs: 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 palm springs: 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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