Día de la Marina Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

capones-rundownbannerThis week’s Rundown sponsored by our amigos at Capone’s

June is nearly upon us. This means warmer and longer days, a rise in humidity, families strolling along the malecón, and lots of music, remembrance, and celebration. Let’s rundown the weekend and see what’s coming up this summer.

marina-fest-201420th Marina Fest through June 1st – With carnival rides and a music stage set up near the intersection of Blvd. Juárez and No Reelección (across from the Baseball stadium), this year’s event organized by the Professional Business and Women’s Club welcomes the entire community for a real Peñasco fest. Proceeds from the event go toward the Club’s ongoing scholarship programs for young women in town.

May 29 – General entrance adults 20 pesos / kids 10 pesos

May 30 – Crowning of Marina Fest 2014 Queen with parade departing from Plaza la Madre at 5:30 p.m.  General entrance  adults 20 pesos / kids 10 pesos

May 31 – Concert evening with the likes of Susy Aguilar (twin voice of Jenny Rivera), and Banda Tierra Caliente   General entrance  adults 50 pesos / kids 20 pesos

June 1 – Final Marina Fest night with concert featuring Germán Montero, Rául Hernández and Los Bisnietos    PreSale tickets 120 pesos  At the gate: 150 pesos   VIP: 300 pesos

May 31st – Lucha Libre wrestles its way to Puerto Peñasco – Peñasco ExpoCenter 7 p.m.  Tickets available at Circle K locations

June 1st – Día de la Marina / Marine (Naval) Day

Early morning honors may be viewed in the area of the malecón with subsequent departure of boats from city docks that partake in laying wreaths out at sea.

Tiburones Baseball! On June 3 Tiburones take on Rojos from Caborca For the season’s regular schedule check the Rol de Juegos 

June 3rd– 8 p.m. A very special CineMartes – Tuesday Film night with the showing of Pedro Ultreras’ documentary “ABC NUNCA MAS” (ABC Never Again), now on the 5th anniversary of this tragic fire at the ABC daycare in Hermosillo, Sonora.  Additional showings open to the public on Tuesday morning, June 3 9:30 a.m. at ITSPP and Wednesday, June 4 at 5 p.m. at UTPP

June 5 – Music Academy “New Horizons” concert   7 p.m.  Quinta Ventura

June 5 – Las Conchas Summer Concert with Acoustic Carpet (Tempe, AZ), local saxophonist Richard Scott & Friends  6:30 p.m. Fiesta Park in Las Conchas $5 US / fundraiser for Las Conchas Community Relations Committee. BYOB and bring a blanket or chair.

Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers Circus Mexicus 2014  June 5 – 8!


June 7 – San Peregrino fundraising breakfast 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. at Las Palomas Convention Center  120 pesos –  San Peregrino is a local organization seeking to provide counseling, economic, spiritual, and logistic support to individuals combatting cancer. One of their goals is to build a hospice center in Puerto Peñasco.

June 7 – 8  Rondavous Duo at The Satisfied Frog  (June 7th @ 5 p.m.  June 8th @  2 p.m.)

June 7   Over the Line Softball  (also Oct. 25)  Organized by and with proceeds for the Santa Claus Club   For information, contact John Fowler: 602-840-1528  mermaids-june7

June 7  Mermaid’s Arts Market (indoor) 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.  Sonoran Spa Lobby

June 8 – Rubber Ducky Race fundraiser  Information: Barb Olzsewski: Mex: 383-4963   Cel:  044 638-114-2406   US:  602-324-9529 rockypoint@myway.com

Sponsor a duck and, if you’re in town, come out for breakfast at Ramón’s located at Sonoran Sea and join in the ducky corralling adventure to see which duck wins!

June 20 – 22  Angler of the Year Phase II   Information at JJ’s Cantina


July 5 – Sonoran Resorts Las Vegas Casino Night – Sonoran Sky

July 5 – Summer Beach Bash on the patio at Puesta del Sol (Playa Bonita) proceeds for the Santa Claus Club  (more info coming soon)

Save the dates

August 29 – 30 SADR Midnight racing (Southern Arizona Desert Racing)

September 16 – Mexican Independence Day


Oct 10 – 11 Rocky Point Challenge (regatta)

Oct 10 – 12  Angler of the Year Phase III

Oct 11 – 12  Mark Mulligan @ Caribbean Parrot

Oct. 24 – 25  Southern Arizona Desert Racing  Cholla 250

Oct. 25 – 26  Legends of Volleyball – Outtatown Productions beach volleyball

Oct. 25     Over the Line Softball

Oct. 25     Dirty Beach Mud Run

November – Fall Fashion Show

14th Rocky Point Rally    November 6 – 9, 2014!  Find them on Facebook:  Rocky Point Rally.com

Looking for upcoming events in Rocky Point?  Check out our Event Calendar!   If you have information you’d like to add, please let us know at info@rockypoint360.com 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 RockyPoint360.com to get all our articles and announcements and/or Like us on Facebook at Rocky Point 360.

Our offices are located in Plaza Pelicanos (east side of Plaza del Camarón), next to the Chamber of Commerce (CANACO) and just down the walkway from the Convention and Visitors Bureau (OCV). We are upstairs in Suites 4 – 5A.



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