Ahoy! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

tekila Ahoy! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!Sponsored this week by the crew at Tekila Bar on the malecón

As we coast through May, schools around town continue to celebrate teachers and students (next up, students’ day on the 23rd) and, let’s admit it, summer is right around the corner. U.S. Memorial Day may be the next big holiday weekend across our beaches, but there’s plenty going on from baseball to pirate ship fundraisers, music to race cars, so let’s run down the weekend!

Got baseball?  Yes! May 19th – 21st Tiburones de Puerto Peñasco vs. Centinelas de Mexicali  Week/weekend games 7:30 p.m. Sundays starting 6 p.m. Check info and schedule:  Vamos Tiburones

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May 19th – 20th  Hijos de Mauricio @ Tekila Bar   starting at 8 pm!

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May 20th – Rock at Sea  Vol. 2  TAU Fundraiser!   Mob vs. Ballot Box aboard El Rey del Mar pirate ship  5 p.m.  Fundraiser benefit for the Tourist Assistance Unit Advisory Committee  (TAU)  Book by contacting: rpbarbo@gmail.com  or call 602 324 9529

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May 19th – 20th Live music @ BooBar  Mob vs Ballot Box   starting at 8 p.m.

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May 20th – Race Car Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway  11 am – 3 pm   Look for them near Wrecked at the ReefRockypoint-speedway-14-630x420 Ahoy! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Memorial Day weekend!

May 25th – 27th   CBSC Fishing Derby – Plus, May 28th Fish Fry! More info:  Chuck Blair  US (602) 492 1781  MX (638) 113 3104  or Kelley Adams  US (480) 345 0623  MX  382 5111

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May 26th –  Beach Party @ Sonoran Sky  w/ HillSons  playing live at Pool Area starting at 4 p.m.   Take it all in from the Tiki Beach Bar!!

May 26th – 28th  Banditos Memorial Day Music Festival!  Each night starting around  7ish..8ish  Featuring:  Friday – Darci Carlson / Trey Odum   Saturday – Summer / DL Marble / Tre Odum / Darci Carlson Band  Sunday – Summer / Enormodome / Whiskey’s Quicker / Black Bottom Lighters

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May 27th – Mark Mulligan @ Pink Cadillac  – performing w/Mike Nash (lead singer of Southern Drawl Band)  6 p.m.  $5 US cover or reserve VIP tables $10 US at the Pink Cadillac

May 28th – Charity Pancake Breakfast & Silent Auction @ Latitude 31  8 am – 12 pm  Proceeds for the Esperanza para Nueva Vida Community Center in Col. San Rafael

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May 29th – American Legion US Memorial Day Commemoration  Gather at American Legion MX Post 15 in the Mirador  9:30 a.m.


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! Thursdays are now Mojito night at La Cantina!

Plus Thursdays is Paella & Salsa night @ El Tapeo Wine Bar!  One of the best nights in Rocky Point – starting around 9ish…


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

Fridays & Saturdays Live Music @ Tekila Bar in the Old Port


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.

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

Fridays & Saturdays @ Tekila Bar in the Old Port – Los Ponchos straight outta Hermosillo starting around 9ish upstairs!

Fridays & Saturdays @BooBar  over the Fish Market in the Old Port –  Live Music every weekend through July 8th – check visiting groups on calendar plus house band DDO (Deep Deep Ocean)!

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


June 1st – Día de la Marina  (ceremony in Old Port and boats out to sea for laying of wreaths – very colorful and worth experiencing!)

Note* Recycling Festival (Changed to June 3rd)   @ Shrimp Plaza Best Costume Contest with Recycled materials (open to participants 6 – 14 yrs. old)  Sign up at Casa de la Cultura or Municipal Ecology Office

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RCPM Circus Mexicus 2017!  June 8th – 11th, 2017   Tickets on sale! www.circusmexicus.net

DL Marble @ Wrecked in June:  June 8th 6pm, June 9th 5:30 pm, June 10th 7:30 pm all on the beach stage

June 9th – 10th   Live Music @ BooBar!  KAB  starting at 8 p.m.

June 11th – Annual Rubber Ducky Race  for Adopt-a-Classroom!  Ducks due ashore in front of Sonoran Spa / Sonoran Sea around 10:30.   Get your ducks in a row!  Sponsor 1 duck for $5 US / 3 ducks for $10 / or 6 ducks for $20 US  More Information:  Barb 638-114-2406  rockypoint@myway.com       Sandy 638-109-4109  spainvilla@hotmail.com

June 16th – 17th  Live Music @ BooBar!  Brea Burns and the Boleros  starting at 8 p.m.

June 16th – Quinta Ventura presenta … Enrique y sus muñecos Chenchito y Yiyo  (solo adultos)   VIP 250 pesos / General 150 pesos Contact:   638 388 6665

Hit the Water!  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

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

Federico’s Charters – Fishing charters, parasailing, whale watching, Bird Island trips, and more! www.federicosealand.com federparasail@hotmail.com 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 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!

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Blondie’s SUP – The newest paddle boarding company in town.  PADDLE BOARD RENTALS & MORE
Hourly / Half Day / Full Day   www.blondiessup.com     Book a board:  US 480 812 5476  w/Jack Alva 480-352-0465 or in  Mexico  638 383 5203

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

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

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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

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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

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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