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News and information about bars, events, breweries, and drinks in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.

The Important Question is a recurring thing we do on Fridays here at Cactus Hugs to get input on food, places, and things in the Coachella Valley from the people who know it best: you!  Brought to you by...
This could be some good news for anyone who enjoys whiskey, Guinness, and corned beef and cabbage.  O'Caine's Irish Pub is slated to open at the Rancho Mirage Marketplace (Gelson's center at Bob Hope and Gerald Ford), according to a...
It's summertime in the Coachella Valley and, since it's hot as balls outside and the snowbirds have all taken their terrible driving skills north, bars and restaurants are offering a slew of dining deals. Cactus Hugs has decided to...
Update: Looking for things to do in 2018, we have that for you here. Cinco de Mayo falls on a Friday this year, which gives you a nice chance to start the weekend off right with a margarita, chavela, or...
Star Wars Day is nearly here again and The Reef in Palm Springs is holding a big party to celebrate. The Palm Springs bar is hosting their first ever “May the Fourth Be With You” celebration of all things Star...
There are very few things better than sippin' on a nice, cold, tasty beer. Here are a dozen bars, restaurants, pizza, joints, dive bars, and even a grocery store - all located in the Coachella Valley - where you can enjoy...
To get you good and ready for both weekends of Coachella fest, Whole Foods in Palm Desert will be hosting a beer garden on both Thursdays prior to the festival. Beer gardens are always great, but what makes this...
Unlike last weekend, which was ridiculously hot, this weekend promises to be just delightful - and you can spend a portion of it outside sippin' on delicious craft brews, eating tacos, and taking in some live music from some...
Hmmm, guess there is a reason a twelver of Natty Ice is so damn cheap. 24/7 Wall St. is out with their worst tasting beers in America and topping the list is Natural Light followed by quite a few...
Beer! Whiskey!! Boiled meat!!! Here's what's happening in the Desert on St. Paddy's.