Get Your Betty Draper On at Palm Springs' Modernism Week


By Nicholas Cimarusti

Modernism Week starts Friday in Palm Springs. Tours, an awards luncheon, parties, and a yard sale are all available for enthusiasts of modern design and architecture.

Does modern design and architecture catch your eye? Do you have a taste for the mid-century? Then check out Modernism Week in Palm Springs, which kicks off the social and recreational season for which Palm Springs is known.

Every October, a mini Modernism Week over the Columbus Day weekend serves as a preview for February's longer event. An awards luncheon is held as is a welcome back party for the Architecture and Design Council of the Palm Springs Art Museum. Also on schedule is the Modernism Yard Sale, which features 23 vendors.

Walking tours, bike tours, and even double decker bus tours are offered so Modernism enthusiasts can indulge in everything modern that Palm Springs has to offer. The style of this desert city is effortlessly sleek so don't miss this chance to get a closer look at Palm Springs's modern tendencies.

To buy tickets for the October Palm Springs Modernism Week, click here.