It’s gettin’ hot in here! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

ecofunThis weekend’s rundown sponsored by EcoFun Rentals

Summer is beginning to cloak Puerto Peñasco in highs topping upper 80s and low 90s, while humidity levels are hovering around 50%. The local school year has come to an end and the summer vacation season has officially begun! Curiously, though there aren’t as many big weekend events to dart between, this is actually one of the busiest times for area hotels as vacation breaks from the U.S. and Mexico overlap and more and more families are headed for our beaches! Here at RockyPoint 360 we have a few more rundowns in us before taking a “summer break”, so let’s get to it and rundown the weekend!

desviacion-desnivel-junio015DRIVING REMINDERS & DETOUR WATCH

  • Sonoyta – Peñasco overpass construction near turn-off to coastal highway
  • Entrance to Puerto Peñasco (Blvd. Juarez) still rough as final paving work continues at intersection of Blvd. Juarez / Blvd. Samuel Ocaña / Blvd. Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez
  • Sidewalk and curb work being down along paved areas near City Hall leading toward Old Port. Still some patches of packed dirt awaiting finish.
  • Road “patching” work along highway East of town toward Mayan Palace. DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Out and About

players-sol-nightThursdays

Players (Blvd Juarez) – Sol Night Sound  9 p.m.

SouthSide Jillz (Calle 13) – Agua de Coco 9:30 p.m.

Mi Casa Nueva – Latin Nights

El Tapeo Wine Bar – paella night special!

Fridays & Saturdays

BooBar – The BooBoysjillz-southside

Beach Bum – Hijos de Mauricio

El Tapeo Wine Bar – RoJo

Wrecked – La Merca

Sky Bar (above Fish on Whale Hill) – Friday night is Ladies Night – musicians to watch for: Joshua Ellis and/or Jesse Gerardo

June 27th Roger Clyne @ Banditos 9:30 p.m.

Hit the Water or the Dunes

El Pinacate-22Eco Fun Rentals: ecofunrentals@gmail.com   This weekend: sunset trips depart from docks @ 6 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday plus Trips to Bird Island (Isla San Jorge) Thursday, June 24th & Saturday, June 27th  *BUCKET LIST ITEM FOR SURE*   Trip to Pinacate – Thursday, June 24th early a.m. departure Contact them via email or visit offices inside Baja Cantina hotel in the Mirador

Del Mar Charters with Captain Oscar – Local 383 2802 US: (520) 407-6054   www.delmarcharters.com oscar@delmarcharters.com   Check with Captain Oscar for other adventures including parasailing, fishing trips, etc. he’s got you covered!

About Time of Pacifica Charters with Captain Adolfo Perez – cel: 638 386 4345 www.pacificacharters.com   reservations@PacificaCharters.com  Facebook: Captain Adolfo Perez

Stand-Up Paddle Boards – hourly and daily rentals with Rocky Point SUP Rentals  Tel: 044 638 103 1213   marze02@hotmail.com

Coming Up!TIBURONES-2015

CEDO Wet Feet Camp Bilingual Camp July 2nd – 6th   Info:   cedointercultural.org  Sign up or help sponsor a scholarship for local kids! Info & Registration:  CEDO Wet Feet Ocean Camp

Tiburones Baseball @ 7 p.m. 45 pesos – Upcoming series! Tiburones vs. Rosarito June 30th – July 2nd     Tiburones vs. Ensenada July 3rd – 5th   Tiburones vs. San Luis July 10th – 12th Tiburones vs. Hermosillo July 17th – 19th

July 3 – Charles Ans en Puerto Peñasco @ Shooters Bar 150 pesos

vegas-night-july44th of July – Ruca @ Beach Bum 2 p.m.

4th of July! – 4th Annual Sonoran Resorts Las Vegas Night for Charity Tickets available beginning May 10th: by calling the Sonoran Resorts sales office at (from the U.S.): 602-476-7511; or from Mexico: 638-382-8187; Email Director of Sales and Marketing, Jim Ringquist at rockypointjim@gmail.com.

July 4th – Rabel Durán en concierto “El Anfitrión” 8 p.m. ITSPP $100 pesos

July 24th – 26th   SkyDive in Rocky Point! More info @ skydiverocky point@hotmail.com

July 24th – RockyPoint360 presents – a night with Alfonso Maya in Concert! More info coming soon!

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!

Free Natural History Talks @ CEDO: Tuesdays 2 p.m. (English)   4 p.m. (Español) & Saturdays 2 p.m. (Español) 4 p.m. (English)

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: pinacate@conanp.gob.mx; fgodinez@conanp.gob.mx

CineMartes Tuesday Art Film Nights

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

…into the Fall2015 summer-mermaids

Mermaid’s Arts Market – Summer Series  Sept. 5th @ Sonoran Spa

Car races – Sept. 25th – 26th Point to Point by Southern Arizona Desert Racing racesadr.com

JJ’s One Club Open – Sept. 26th   Info @ JJ’s Cantina in Cholla Bay

Hobie Cat Piñata Regatta – Oct. 10th – 11th  (Fleet 66 & Fleet 514)

Angler of the Year Phase III – Oct. 9th   Info @ JJ’s Cantina in Cholla Bay

Over the Line Softball – Oct. 24th   For more info please contact John Fowler 620-840-1528

39th El Golfo Run w/Rocky Point Times – Oct. 24th – 25th EMAIL RESERVATIONS ONLY PLEASE. ROCKYPOINTTIMES@YAHOO.COM

Dirty Beach Mud Run on Halloween! @ Rocky Point Speedway   Info and early registration rates: www.dirtybeachmudrun.com

Beach Volleyball! Nov. 7th Funkalicious Volleyball

Mark your calendar for CEDO’s Fall Fiesta 35th Anniversary Celebration on November 7th! 

logo-rally-2015 Israel15th Anniversary Rocky Point Rally™ – November 11th – 15th   The Greatest Motorcycle Fiesta Just South of the Border!   www.rockypointrally.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

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