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Brought to us this week by Taste of Peñasco 2017!
Make sure your taste buds are ready for this Presidents’ Day Weekend in Rocky Point! That’s right, the Taste of Peñasco is back – this time over at Peñasco del Sol and offering a “People’s Choice” Salsa Category along with scrumptious dishes from area restaurants. Bring an appetite and prepare to dig in, no matter what the weather may do. It’s another busy 3-day weekend in Rocky Point, so let’s get to it and see what’s up – starting tonight with the 11th Anniversary of local band RoJo playing at Tapeo!
Feb. 15th – Help celebrate local band RoJo’s 11th Anniversary @ Tapeo. 50 pesos with all proceeds going to Casa Hogar home for the elderly.
February Race Car Experience 18th @ Rocky Point Speedway 11 am – 3 pm Stop by or contact Darren for info: email@example.com
Feb 17th – 19th KAB theBand @ BooBar starting @ 8 pm each night www.kabtheband.com
Feb. 18th – Taste of Peñasco! Culinary & Cultural Festival 12 pm – 7 pm @ Peñasco del Sol. Free entry, food/salsa judging tickets will be $1 US. Dishes from area restaurants ranging in price from 1-3 tickets. Raffle prizes! “People’s Choice” Salsa Competition! Top area restaurants offering tastes of their best dishes, art, music, fun! See you there, rain or shine!! Proceeds for the Red Cross, 2 Fish Ministries, and Santa Claus Club. Check their FB site for info: Taste of Peñasco
Feb. 18th – Brazilian Carnaval “All that Glam” in Cholla Bay. 5 pm parade from Cholla Bay Community Clubhouse Dinner @ 6 p.m. Open to all! $10 US OBSC members / $15 US for guests
Feb. 18th & 19th – The Black Moods w/Analog Outlaws @ Banditos Saturday starting @ 8 pm, Sunday acoustic starting around 3 pm
Feb. 19th – Las Conchas President Weekend Yard Sale 11 am – 3 pm For info, to donate, or reserve a spot: 382-0029 firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb. 20th – Jonny Rosch & Friends featuring Guitar legend Steve Cropper @ BooBar on the malecón 4 pm – 9 pm
Feb. 24th – 26th International Hot Air Balloon Festival “Ruta del Globo” @ Laguna del Mar Tickets now available at: Coffee Point (Blvd Benito Juarez), Seguros Portugal (Blvd. Fremont or Blvd. Juarez), and Puerto Viejo Café in the Old Port Info: 638 383 1979
*Event subject to weather conditions Info: 638.383.1979
Feb. 24th – 25th – Southern Arizona Desert Racing Sandstorm 300 Info: www.racesadr.com
Feb. 25th – 2nd Annual Red Carpet Gala fundraiser for Vida Joven (Young Life Mexico) 7 p.m. @ Peñasco EXPO Convention Center Info and tickets: email@example.com Contact Reyna Molina: 638 105 8799 Sponsor a table of 10 for you, friends, or to invite people from the community! Every table equals 6 summer camp scholarships for Vida Joven youth.
Daily (Mon-Fri) English radio program “The Accent Show” w/Felix Rincón 106.1 FM from 12 pm – 1 pm Los 40 Puerto Peñasco
Natural History Talk [English 2 pm] / Plática de Historia Natural [español 4 pm] @ CEDO
4 p.m. Connection Club happy hour on the patio at Puesta del Restaurant @ Playa Bonita
Stablefore SKINS game @ The Links golf course at Las Palomas 1 p.m.* (*time may vary) Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Plática de Historia Natural [español 2 pm] / Natural History Talk [English 4 pm] / @ CEDO
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! email@example.com www.penascorecreation.com
EcoFun Rentals – sunset cruise, splash cruises, Bird Island, Pinacate tours www.ecofunrentals.com
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
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: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
8 p.m./8:30 p.m. on patio of Café Puerto Viejo in the Old Port – No cost, bring a chair
Spring Break! ASU March 5 – 12, U of A March 11-19, NAU March 13 – 17
CBSC GAME NIGHT – March 4th
Charity Sock Hop @ Latitude 31 – March 5th
Off-Road & UTV Rally / AZOP Rocky Point Race – March 17th – 19th
South of the Border Festival – Southwern Drawl Band March 30th – April 2nd
Pirate & Mermaids Arts Market April 1st
CBSC Horseshoe & Cornhole Tournament – April 1st
Baseball is back! Tiburones de Puerto Peñasco Season opener April 4th!
Semana Santa 2017 – April 9th – 17th
CBSC 2017 Fish Derby: Phase I April 20-23, Phase II May 11-14, Phase III May 24-27 with fish fry on May 28th!
Coming back 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 Team entry: 500 pesos
2017 Rocky Point Triathlon! April 22nd! Info and registration: www.rockypointtri.com
2nd Santa Claus Club Cornhole Tournament April 29th Info and early registration: John Fowler 602-840-1528 firstname.lastname@example.org
11th Anniversary Las Palomas Golf Tournament – May 12th
Rocky Point Times Newspaper El Golfo Run – May 12th – 14th Info at: email@example.com
RCPM Circus Mexicus 2017! June 9th – 12th, 2017 www.circusmexicus.net
17th Annual Rocky Point Rally Nov. 9 – 12, 2017!
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