64 °F Puerto Penasco, MX
January 19, 2020

Announcements~Avisos

City facilitates online tax payments

Puerto Peñasco, Sonora. January 15, 2020. – The city of Puerto Peñasco has provided taxpayers with the online site https://puertopenasco.gob.mx/ to facilitate payments including: property tax, water (OOMAPAS), and garbage collection (OOMISLIM). Officials remarked this should make the process easier and quicker as a variety of payments can be done online from any city, state, […]

FAOT 2020 Puerto Peñasco Jan 20 – 22

FAOT (International Alfonso Ortiz Tirado Festival) returns to Puerto Peñasco with three presentations at the Gerardo Portugal Municipal Auditorium (across from City Hall), Jan. 20th – 22nd.  Each evening’s presentation is scheduled  @ 7 pm   Entrance is free though reservations are encouraged (300 seat capacity)  Reserve a space by visiting offices of Casa de la […]

RCPM January Jam 2020 line-up!

Friday Jan. 17th 2 pm – 5 pm Will call @ Banditos 2 pm  Andrew Leahey @Banditos Friday night @ Las Palomas (Wristband required/Indoors) SOLD OUT! 6 pm Doors open (parking near golf clubhouse and around Phase II) 7 pm  Cruz Contreras Band 8:15 pm    RCPM – The Cover Set 9:00 pm    RCPM – Set […]

“Vive el Mar de Cortés” winners cruise on Astoria

Aboard the Astoria cruise ship is the ideal way to explore ports along the Sea of Cortez, and the lucky winners of Puerto Peñasco’s “Vive el Mar de Cortés” contest will be doing just that!  The contest, which the City administration promoted across the state from June 1st thru Oct 15th as part of its […]

2020 Property Tax discounts Jan-March

Municipal Treasurer Maritza Montijo Quintana invites all Puerto Peñasco residents/property owners to take advantage of discounts City Hall is offering on Property Tax payments if paid promptly. The city treasurer detailed the municipal treasury is offering a 20% discount on property taxes if payment is made in the month of January, 15% in February, and […]

2020 OOMAPAS discounts on early payments

By José Antonio Pérez OOMAPAS technical director Javier Franco Islas details the Municipal Water Office is offering a 15% discount for those who pay for the entire year in advance, and a 10% discount for those who cover the first semester of 2020. The office continues to provide several options and alternatives in fomenting a […]

RCPM to kick off 2020 tour at January Jam

(Tempe, AZ)  Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers will kick off their 2020 Tour in Puerto Penasco, Sonora, Mexico at January Jam over MLK Weekend January 17-19, 2020.  This will mark the 12th year of the event, which began with an impromptu invite on the band message board to a jam session on the patio of […]

Casago Employees Spread Holiday Joy this season

Casago’s Human Resources Department collected toys for kids in need in the Rocky Point community Rocky Point, Sonora, Mexico (December 27, 2019) – After decades of doing business in the Rocky Point community in Sonora, Mexico, staff and executives at Scottsdale-based Casago know that there are many children in need who could use an extra […]

Midday Gala on the Astoria! Jan 8

Be part of history!  (Updated) Midday dining Gala on the Astoria before it departs Puerto Peñasco on its first voyage through the Sea of Cortez.  $100 USD donation per couple / $50 USD individual proceeds for the scholarship program of the local DIF    Embark from docks in front of FONATUR offices (main tour boat dock) […]

Cleaning out? Get ready for Las Conchas Yard Sale!

Las Conchas Yard Sale in February! Have a New Year’s Resolution Yet? If not, here’s an idea….. Clean out closets, unclutter, check out kitchen for any unneeded items, old stuff you don’t wear or doesn’t fit, things you are tired of but someone else may love— all to donate to the Las Conchas Yard Sale, […]

Get ready to Jam 2020!

Wrap up the year with tickets to warm up in 2020 at Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers January Jam over MLK weekend!  Plus, some spots still available for the Mexican Moonshine Golf Classic – For more details, concert line-up, and tickets visit:  JanuaryJam.net 

US Town Hall rescheduled for Dec 10th

The United States Consulate General in Nogales, Mexico, is pleased to announce that it has rescheduled its Town Hall Meeting for U.S. citizens living in the community.  We look forward to this opportunity to engage in constructive dialogue, answer questions, and address community concerns.  The details of the meeting are as follows: What:              Town Hall […]

Turkey plans 2019?

With U.S. Thanksgiving right around the corner, several local eateries are planning feasts for the whole family to enjoy. Reservations are recommended (and required at some of these spots). Here are just some of the offerings around town to be grateful for this holiday season. Thanksgiving at Al Capone’s Seafood & Pizzeria! Thursday November 28th, […]