Inner child fest! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by La Cantina @ Sonoran Sky (Yes! Open to the public!)

We’ve all got an inner child, and this weekend celebrations abound in honor of Children’s Day (April 30th), so be sure to get out there and let your inner child out for some fiesta!  From soap box to cornhole, volleyball to baseball, it’s a great weekend to celebrate niños and the niño within!  Welcome as well to Rotary District 4100 of Rotary International as they celebrate their XXVI District Conference right here in Rocky Point!  Let’s run down the weekend!  NOTE:  May 1st is LABOR DAY in Mexico so banks, offices, etc. will be CLOSED!  Enjoy a 3-day weekend a la Mexicana.

Is there baseball this weekend?  YES!  Tiburones de Puerto Peñasco vs. Algodoneros from San Luis  Weekend games 7:30 p.m. (Sunday games at 6 p.m.) at Francisco León Garcia Stadium. Check home games here below!  Info and schedule:  Vamos Tiburones

This weekend

April 27th  7 p.m.  Music with Jesse Gerardo @ La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky  (go for the sunset at Tiki and stay for the música at La Cantina with Jesse!

April 27th – 30th  Rotary District 4100 Conference    Rotarians! District 4100 (Sonora, northern Sinaloa, Baja California Norte, and Baja California Sur) annual fiesta of camaraderie in Puerto Peñasco!

April 27th  – VII Celebration of International Day of Dance  6 pm  Hotel Peñeasco del Sol

April 28th – 30th   2nd Santa Claus Club Cornhole Tournament Info and early registration: John Fowler   602-840-1528

The Hourglass Cats / The Summer @ Banditos    April 28th / 29th  starting @ 8 pm

The Boo Boys @ Boo Bar  – Live music! Fantastic sunsets!  Sunset around 7ish…music starts about 8

Los Ponchos @ Tekila Bar on the malecon  –  Fridays & Saturdays  8ish to 11ish  ….that’s the tequila-ish speaking

April 29th – Soap Box Derby fundraiser for José Dávalos Valdivia Casa Hogar home for the elderly! Get your team and soap box ready now!  For more info, contact Santiago Ruiz at: 638 384 6166     COME OUT AND CHEER ON THE TEAMS!  3:30 P.M.  Mini car show, food, drinks, music, charanga races, ramps, and more! More than 20 soap box cars set to participate!

April 29th – Rocky Point Beach Coed Triples Volleyball Tournament   Contact: OuttaTown Productions

Friday & Saturday  – April 28th & 29th  @La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky – 7 pm – 11 pm  English/Spanish Rock with Los Hillson

April 30th – 2nd Annual Children’s Day Fundraiser for Esperanza para los Niños. Become a sponsor or just come out for fun & activities in front of Sonoran Sky  2 pm – 6 pm.  Sponsorship levels from $25 US to $1000 US, donations greatly appreciated as the home works to become self-sufficient. This year’s fundraising goals to go toward additional solar panels, electric dryers, and industrial kitchen (propane no longer permitted at home), plus concrete foundations for caretaker homes.  For more information please contact:  Michelle Auer  (480) 283-3843

April 30th – Smile Factory “Fabrica de Sonrisas” 4 p.m. on the malecón in honor of Children’s Day


Daily (Mon-Fri) English radio program “The Accent Show” w/Felix Rincón 106.1 FM from 11 am – 12 pm Los 40 Puerto Peñasco

MONDAYS    @ Southside Jillz  – Horseshoes 1 p.m.

TUESDAYS      Natural History Talk [English 2 pm] / Plática de Historia Natural [español 4 pm] @ CEDO

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

7 p.m.  Music with Jesse Gerardo @ La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky  (go for the sunset at Tiki and stay for the música with Jesse!


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

@La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky – 7 pm – 11 pm  English/Spanish Rock with Los Hillson


Plática de Historia Natural [español 2 pm] / Natural History Talk [English 4 pm] / @ CEDO

Wine & Pizza @ La Galeria…bring along your favorite wine.  Saturdays @ La Galeria Restaurant & Bar (just before heading in Old Port) starting at noon.

@La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky –  English/Spanish Rock with Los Hillson

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

Sunsets, fishing charters, tours, and….scuba diving!

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!

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:

Wet Feet Camp @ CEDO coming up July 6th – 10th

Visit the Pinacate (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!!

Cinco de Mayo!  2nd Annual BBQ Competition @ Southside Jillz (home of award winning BBQ ribs, Taste of Peñasco 2017)  Come for the BBQ, plus get in on the “triathlon” by picking your top 3 games (jenga, pool, cornhole, horseshoes, and more)

May 5thCinco de Drinko @ BooBar  4 p.m. w/Something Like Seduction

May 6thBooBar hosts Kentucky Derby fundraiser!  Starting around 1 p.m.  Saddle ‘up!  w/Something Like Seduction

May 6th – 7th  Cinco de Mayo Hobie Cats regatta –Info:

May 6th – Funkalicious Beach Volleyball   Rocky Point #17 @ Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort  Info:  Rocky Point #17

¡SOLD OUT!  11th Anniversary Las Palomas Golf Tournament – May 12th – 14th

Rocky Point Times Newspaper  El Golfo RunMay 12th – 14th  Info at:

Tequila 150  May 12th – 13th   Info:  Southern Arizona Desert Racing

May 28th – Charity Pancake Breakfast at Latitude 31   8 am – 12 pm   Proceeds for the Esperanza Para Nueva Vida Community Center


RCPM Circus Mexicus 2017!  June 8th – 11th, 2017   Tickets now on sale!

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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