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June 15, 2019

Culture

Circus Mexicus 2019 Line-up!

Thursday  June 6th 1:00 – 3:00 PM Will Call @ Banditos 1:00 PM  Drew Cooper  @ Banditos 2:00 PM TJ Taylor & Shane Britt @ Banditos   3:00 PM  Circus Mexicus’ 20 Year Toast Roof Top | Kelly Steward, Lawrence Zubia & RC/PH  @ Skully’z   5:00 PM  The HollyHocks @ JJ’s Cantina   5:00 […]

Invitation to 1st Brasa Fest 638 this weekend!

Puerto Peñasco, Sonora. May 21, 2019. Mayor Kiko Munro met with organizers of Puerto Peñasco’s 1st Brasa (Grill) Fest 638, meant to promote the diversity of culinary culture, creativity, and the flavors of food prepared locally. The mayor congratulated chefs Luca Appendino, Javier García Cerrillo, Antonio Acuña, and Neftalí Ponce Hernández, along with other organizers […]

20 Tips for Circus Mexicus 2019 in Rocky Point!

Twenty years. It’s been twenty years for Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers and the release of Honky Tonk Union, and we’re just about 20 days until Roger, PH, Jim, and Nick are back to rock the beaches of Puerto Peñasco for Circus Mexicus. As in the past, this year again promises more venues, more bands, […]

1st Brasa Fest 638 exceeds expectations

By José Antonio Pérez The first Brasa Fest 638  held on May 25th on the grounds of Peñasco del Sol hotel exceeded expectations, welcoming nearly 750 people who delighted their palettes with the variety of grilled dishes. The event, which was completely sold out, brought together culinary professionals from across the gamut including chefs and […]

Circus Mexicus 2019 Line-up!

Thursday  June 6th 1:00 – 3:00 PM Will Call @ Banditos 1:00 PM  Drew Cooper  @ Banditos 2:00 PM TJ Taylor & Shane Britt @ Banditos   3:00 PM  Circus Mexicus’ 20 Year Toast Roof Top | Kelly Steward, Lawrence Zubia & RC/PH  @ Skully’z   5:00 PM  The HollyHocks @ JJ’s Cantina   5:00 […]

Invitation to 1st Brasa Fest 638 this weekend!

Puerto Peñasco, Sonora. May 21, 2019. Mayor Kiko Munro met with organizers of Puerto Peñasco’s 1st Brasa (Grill) Fest 638, meant to promote the diversity of culinary culture, creativity, and the flavors of food prepared locally. The mayor congratulated chefs Luca Appendino, Javier García Cerrillo, Antonio Acuña, and Neftalí Ponce Hernández, along with other organizers […]

20 Tips for Circus Mexicus 2019 in Rocky Point!

Twenty years. It’s been twenty years for Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers and the release of Honky Tonk Union, and we’re just about 20 days until Roger, PH, Jim, and Nick are back to rock the beaches of Puerto Peñasco for Circus Mexicus. As in the past, this year again promises more venues, more bands, […]

Restoration of Benito Juarez home seeks to obtain heritage status

By José Antonio Pérez On May 16th there will be a second “Noche Bohemia” fundraising effort to restore the historic “Casa Juarez” located next to the Municipal Civil Auditorium. Organizers invite everyone to come out for an evening of music under the stars, 7 pm – 10 pm, cooperation 200 pesos (includes drink, snacks, and […]

Puerto Peñasco presente en exhibición de arte en Francia

Manuel Martínez Peña, pintor reconocido en Puerto Peñasco, dirige la presentación de un grupo de compatriotas artistas de esta región en exhibir sus obras de arte en la ciudad de Senlis, Francia en el marco del Primer Festival de Arte Sacro, Senlis 2019 del 21 al 28 de Abril del presente año. (festivaldesenlis.fr) México está […]

2019 Oaxacan Cultural Expo

Puerto Peñasco, Sonora.  April 16, 2019 The municipal administration of Puerto Peñasco invites the entire community to visit the 2019 Oaxacan Cultural Expo, set up at Plaza del Camaron now through April 28th. Municipal DIF Director, Imelda Zamudio Sánchez, detailed over the three week stay, the cultural expo features Mexican treats, artisanal sweets, as well […]

MERMAID’S MARKET Minute – Save the Dates!

By Naomi Black Wow! Time flies. The Mermaid’s Market is in its 7th season! It seems like just a few days ago it was October and we were anxiously waiting for the construction workers to be finished working in the main section of the Shrimp Park! And, now we have been enjoying the remodeled park […]

BBC London to share global documentary on Pinacate

 Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau The British production company BBC London recently gathered spectacular images of extraordinary flora from the middle of the desert at the Pinacate Biosphere Reserve in the making of a documentary, which will be shared with the world. The BBC production team spent over 10 days in February capturing the […]

Noche Bohemia 28 feb * Casa Juarez

Desde hace algunas semanas se está organizando y reuniendo el Comité Ciudadano Pro Recuperación y Restauración de la Casa Juárez, este edificio histórico es réplica de la casa del Lic. Benito Juárez García la cual se encuentra la original en calidad de museo en la ciudad de Oaxaca de Juárez. La construcción en Puerto Peñasco […]

Sea of Shadows documentary on vaquita marina reaps awards at Sundance

Por José Antonio Pérez As the 2019 Sundance Film Festival wrapped up the first week of February, the documentary “Sea of Shadows” about the vaquita marina in the Sea of Cortez garnered the Audience Award in the International Documentary area and was acquired by National Geographic for distribution. The work presents both public and private […]

25 years of collecting cars transforms into museum to be shared with public

By José Antonio Pérez Twenty-five years ago, the idea sparked to develop a “car museum” in Puerto Peñasco to house classic and custom automobiles, bringing together historic cars and other antique objects. The collection, which includes at least 25 sport and classic vehicles, is now free and open to the public and located at Calle […]

2019 Viva Peñasco Carnaval set for March

By José Antonio Pérez The Mirador area in Puerto Peñasco will once more serve as site for Carnaval activities, with the return of Viva Peñasco 2019 to be held March 1st – 3rd.  Organizers hope to surpass positive results from recent years. Nina Mier Nogales, Municipal Director of Art & Culture, detailed by early February […]