Spring has sprung! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort

Spring! Yes, this week we sprang right into Spring and Semana Santa is just about to start.  If you’ve ever wanted to get the full flavor of Semana Santa, from bandas across the malecón to overflowing beaches, now is the time – well, Easter weekend is the busiest time of the year!  Schools get out this weekend as we launch officially into Semana Santa (Holy Week), culminating next weekend – then followed by Semana de Pasqua (Easter Week).  Oh, and as we glide through Spring don’t forget the biggest concert of the summer – tickets for Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers 2018 Circus Mexicus are now available.

Fridays – Seashell Museum NOW OPEN! Presented by Naomi Black of the Mermaid’s Market! 10 am to 5 pm    114 Ramon Figueroa Col. Lopez Portillo

Avril y los Vatos Jazz  Friday nights @ Citrón at Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort  6 pm – 10 pm

Saturday evenings!  Stacey Joy @ Citrón Restaurant at Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort starting at 6 p.m.  Enjoy the sultry Americana sounds of Stacey’s acoustic soul, voted Best Americana Artist at the 2017 New Mexico Music Awards.

Peñasco Beauty Center 10th Anniversary!   Discounts on selected spa services all month long. Enter to win a FREE Spa Package! Call 638-383-1086 or MSG us for an appointment. Located just off Ave Constitucion, next to Super Ley.

Sol y Mar Spa  at Las Palmas Resort 1 hour European massage $49 usd until March 31st

Out & About this Weekend!

March 22nd – 24th  DJ Big Poppa @ Banditos  every night starting @ 9 pm

March 24th  Tianguis Cultural Arts Market on the malecon  10 am – 6 pm

March 23rd & 24th  @ BooBar   “The Hourglass Cats”  8 pm – 11 pm

March 23rd & 24th @ Tekila Bar  “DL Marble & the Outlaw Seahorses”  8 pm

March 24th   Cowboy Party @ Banditos featuring Backgrounds  5 p.m.

March 24th  Ultimate Driving Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway (next to the Reef) * upcoming dates: April 6th, May 5th, May 19th, May 26th *

March 23rd & 24th  Country nights @ Shark Bite featuring Backroads Band out of Tucson  9 p.m.

March 22nd – 25th  South of the Border Festival  (S.O.B. Festival 2018)  also featuring Mark Mulligan

Semana Santa March 29th, 30th, 31st!  10 pm – 3 am Bandas on the malecón

March 30th  Viacrucis – Good Friday Stations of the Cross reenactment

April

April 1st – Easter

April 6th (yes, FRIDAY) Ultimate Driving Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway 11 am – 3 pm

April 7th    Mermaid´s Arts final Market of the season!  10 am – 3 pm @ Shrimp Park

April 7th Cholla Bay Sportsmen’s Club Annual Horseshoe Tournament    *Sign up deadline March 31st!**

April 7th  Young Life “Vida Joven” fundraiser annual dinner  $25 US  Info:  Loly Martinez  638 112 0517

April 14th – Beach Volleyball “Color my World” with OuttaTown Productions @ Playa Bonita

April 14th –  Charanga “Soap Box” Derby for Casa Hogar    2 p.m. Registration opens Feb. 11th   Entries: 600 pesos per team  (driver must be 16 years or older)  Registration info available at info@rockypoint360.com

April 14th –   One Club Open – Info and sign up @ JJ’s Cantina in Cholla Bay

April 14th – 15th – Cabalgata Costera – Annual Coastal Ride

April 21stFunkalicious Volleyball  Rocky Point #19 @ Las Palomas

April 27th – 29th Santa Claus Cornhole Tourney Weekend  For more information, sponsorship opportunities and and registration, contact John Fowler  santaclausclub@hotmail.com

April 27th & 28th  Moonshine Voodoo @ BooBar Cantina in the Old Port  8 p.m.

May

May 5th  Rocky Point Triathlon 

May 5th  Cinco de Mayo Regatta Fleet 66

May 5th  Bacanora Fest (Los Martinez)

May 5th  JJ’s Cantina  Chili CookOff and Santa Claus Club Garage Sale

ULTIMATE DRIVING EXPERIENCE @ Rocky Point Speedway (near Wrecked)  May 5th, 19th, 26th   11 am – 3 pm

May 11th – 13th    12th Annual Las Palomas Anniversary Golf Tournament @ The Links   Info: 01 638 108 1072 ltorres@laspalomasresort.net   with featured guest  Moderrato

June

June 7th – 10th    CIRCUS MEXICUS – Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers are getting back up to do it all over again!   www.circusmexicus.net

WEEKLY

MONDAYS    @ Southside Jillz  – Horseshoes 1 p.m.

TUESDAYS is always 2fer @ Southside Jillz!

WEDNESDAYS   Golf special at The Club (Islas del Mar),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

FRIDAYS!

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

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

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!

SUNDAYS   

@ 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 www.delmarcharters.com oscar@delmarcharters.com

EcoFun Rentals  – sunset cruise, splash cruises, Bird Island, Pinacate tours  www.ecofunrentals.com

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

Peñasco Recreation Co. – city tours, adventures around Puerto Peñasco and beyond! mexicoruss@gmail.com www.penascorecreation.com

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: www.cedo.org   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!

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.

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: pinacate@conanp.gob.mx

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!

Got info on an event?

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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