But things look different this weekend. Palm Springs Pride is a quieter affair due to coronavirus concerns and precautions. Still, the bar owners are determined to succeed. In some cases it means getting creative, and in others, accelerating plans to diversify the business. More: Palm Springs Pride events include livestreams, drive-in movies. What you need to know.
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When coronavirus restrictions threatened the White Party , an annual gay circuit party held in Palm Springs, California, the organizer, Jeffrey Sanker, decided to move the festivities to Jalisco, Mexico. The social media backlash was swift. Mexico, at that time, had one of the highest mortality rates — measured as deaths to cases — in the world. Others pointed out that the influx of tourists could strain existing hospital resources. Above all, the partygoers seemed to embody the arrogance, privilege and excess of people who prioritized a good time over a global health emergency. While other gay events have also been occurring during the pandemic , this one particular party seemed to strike a nerve within the gay community.
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From charming village shops to unique artsy stores, wrapped up in old-Hollywood glamour, this desert town is far from sleepy. Located within Coachella Valley yes that famous festival the city is miles east of L. Native Americans settled the area for thousands of years and many streets in the Palm Springs have Native American names.