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Charles Phoenix: Super Duper Double Decker Bus Tour of “PALM SPRINGSLAND”

February 25, 2018 | 8:30 am - 11:00 am |


All Charles Phoenix Bus Tours are sold out, but you can catch him at CAMP on February 25 from 1-2pm with a live Q&A followed by book signing.

See Palm Springs with the Ambassador of Americana! Humorist and tour guide extraordinaire, Charles Phoenix, will lead you on an entertaining adventure atop a double-decker, open-air bus.

With his unbridled enthusiasm, delightful design expertise, and keen eye for oddball detail, Charles’ spirited tour highlights exterior views of dozens of spectacular Midcentury Modern estates and homes, commercial and civic buildings, retro neighborhoods and other treasures that have made Palm Springs world famous.

Peer over the walls and hedges of landmark homes and hotels in legendary neighborhoods, including Vista Las Palmas, The Movie Colony, Twin Palms and more. Marvel at Elvis’ “House of Tomorrow” hideaway and the famed “Twin Palms” estate of Frank Sinatra. Charles also shares his favorite local restaurants, resorts, bars, boutiques, and other not to be missed local attractions in Palm Springs.

Charles Phoenix is an entertainer, tour guide, food crafter and author. His live slide show performances, “field trip” tours, “test kitchen” creations, coffee table books and social media celebrate classic and kitschy American life and style, past and present. Food Network fans know him as a judge on Cake Wars.


Special Instructions
Check-In: Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your tour departure time or risk the possibility of your seat being sold to stand-by passengers.

Seating: Tickets are for upper deck only. Hats and sunscreen highly recommended for sun exposure. Wheelchair accessible for lower deck only.

Prohibited: Alcoholic beverages, smoking, vaping, food, glass containers, and pets.

Comfort Stop: Yes



February 25, 2018
8:30 am - 11:00 am
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Additional Information

All ages
Special Parking Instructions
Free parking is available on the street and at nearby public parking garages.


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Modernism Week CAMP
230 Museum Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States
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