Bienvenidos AZ-Mexico Commission! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort

This weekend Puerto Peñasco welcomes the Arizona-Mexico Commission meeting, so ¡bienvenidos to all!  Take in some live music at local venues, stroll along the malecón, or hop over to the shops along “Rodeo” drive (Calle 32). The holidays plus posadas are right around the corner, so let’s see what’s up in town….and, don’t forget to drop off a blanket at The Satisfied Frog or canned foods at the Sonoran Resorts for their annual holiday drives!

Nov. 30th – Dec. 1st   Arizona – Mexico Commission @ Peñasco Expo Convention Center

Dec 1st Noche Bohemia 7 p.m. @ Viña del Mar  150 pesos Dialysis Center fundraiser

Dec 1st  US Consul (español) – ¿Tienes preguntas referente a Visas, actas de nacimiento desde EEUU?

Dec 2nd  US Consul Townhall (for US citizens / English) 9 am  @ Fire Department Blvd. Fremont (Civil Protection A/V hall)

Dec 2nd  Mermaid’s Art Market  @ Shrimp Plaza  11 am – 3 pm

Dec. 2nd   Derby Race by Puerto Peñasco Scouting Project @ Pitahaya in the Mirador!  Beach just east of Granada del Mar hotel.  We will be selling popcorn. …sodas and water.

Dec. 2nd  Soccer!  FC Tiburones de Puerto Peñasco, AC   7 p.m. @ Estadio Arturo Bravo Herrera  30 pesos

Dec 1st & 2nd  Point to Point – Southern Arizona Desert Racing  – Racing from Sonoyta to Puerto Peñasco

GARY JONES ART Exhibit – @ Municipal Art Gallery in Old Port (next to Colosio plaza) through Dec. 10

Holiday Drives!


MONDAYS    @ Southside Jillz  – Horseshoes 1 p.m.

TUESDAYS is always 2fer @ Southside Jillz!

WEDNESDAYS   Golf special at The Club,18 holes $36 , food & beverages 2 X 1!

THURSDAYS    @ Southside Jillz  – Game Day starts around 1 p.m.

4 p.m. Connection Club happy hour on the patio at Puesta del Restaurant @ Playa Bonita

9:30ish…..  SAAALSA! With Agua de Coco @ El Tapeo Wine Bar


Stablefore SKINS game @ The Links golf course at Las Palomas 1 p.m.* (*time may vary) Info:

@ Southside Jillz  – 4 – 7 pm  Happy Hour with Bad A@@ music with Los Ponchos

EL BUCANERO – featuring LIVE MUSIC every Friday  from 7 p.m – 11 p.m.  Cumbia, norteña, salsa, a little bit of todo!  Calle No Reelección (across from Rosy’s Donuts)

Fridays & Saturdays @ Boo Bar in the Old Port –  Houseband DDO on weekends!

Fridays & Saturdays @ Tekila Bar in the Old Port – Los Ponchos straight outta Hermosillo starting around 9ish upstairs!


@ Southside Jillz  – BBQ night 5 p.m.  Music with Los Ponchos 7 – 10 pm

Cruises / Fishing / Charters / SUP / Scuba Diving / Tours

Del Mar Charters with Captain Oscar – Local 383 2802 US: (520) 407-6054

EcoFun Rentals  – sunset cruise, splash cruises, Bird Island, Pinacate tours

Federico’s Charters – Fishing charters, parasailing, whale watching, Bird Island trips, and more! 638 104 4813

Rocky Point Fishing Club – Fishing trips, sunset cruises, jet skis, Bird Island, and more. MX 638 383 6525 US. 602 386 69 14

Peñasco Recreation Co. – city tours, adventures around Puerto Peñasco and beyond!

Rocky Point Divers – Scuba & Snorkeling Gear, rentals, certification classes, and all that jazz!

SUPing the Sea Paddleboard rentals and lessons   Call 480-465-6691

Adventure with CEDO

NaturArte EcoTours of the Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans – See the CEDO Events Calendar for more info. Be sure to email them early to reserve your spot! Info:   NOTE:  Some parts of CEDO offices remain under construction for remodeling, but be sure to stop by the gift shop and whale skeleton – and Nature Talks are back on!  UPCOMING NaturArte Eco Tours  Nov. 24th Exploring Morua Estuary  Nov. 25th Pinacate Adventure Tour

CEDO offers FREE! Nature Talks that include a Tour of the CEDO Field Station twice a week in English and in Spanish. The English talks are Tuesday at 2PM and Saturday at 4PM. The Spanish talks are Tuesday at 4PM and Saturday at 2PM.

Visitors Center of the Pinacate and Grand Desert of Altar Biosphere Reserve  (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

Pinacate Schuk Toak Visitors Center of the Pinacate and Grand Desert of Altar Biosphere Reserve –The self-sustaining Visitors Center of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Pinacate Biosphere Reserve offers ample parking, AC, informative museum, and terrific AV hall showing videos about this expansive, magical, wondrous area filled with moving dunes, ancient lava flows, and maar craters. Km. 52 Carretera Federal Sonoyta – Puerto Peñasco

Biology Station Tel: (638) 383-1433 y 105 80 16 Schuk Toak Visitors Center Tel: (638) 108-0011 E-mail:

CineMartes Tuesday Art Film Night

8 p.m./8:30 p.m. on patio of Café Puerto Viejo in the Old Port – No cost, bring a chair!

Coming up!

Dec. 8th – 11th  Yard Sale @ American Legion  9 am – 2 pm  (in the Mirador)

Dec. 16th  Mermaid’s Arts Market (last one before Christmas!)  @ Shrimp Plaza

Dec. 20th   Mariana Zatarain Centro Formativo de Danza presents “Carmen”  6 p.m. @ Peñasco del Sol


January Jam X  + Mexican Moonshine Golf Tournament!  (plus it’s somebody’s 50th bday we hear!!)


Superbowl Weekend!

Feb. 3rd   Festival de Mariscos “Fish Bowl” Seafood Fest @ Shrimp Plaza    Advance tickets available!

Feb. 5th   BooBar Annual Poker Run!  (*space is limited to sign up now!)

Got info on an event?

If you have information you’d like to add, please let us know at Office: 383 1804, cell: 638 380 8849, or from the US: 480-282-4226 For weekend rundown announcements, please get them to us one week in advance (preferably)…though the earlier the better! Don’t forget to subscribe to to get all our articles and announcements and/or Like us on Facebook at Rocky Point 360



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