Preparations for 2022 turtle nesting season

The 2022 sea turtle nesting season in Puerto Peñasco is fast approaching. This means local environmental and federal maritime agencies are on permanent alert for reports of sightings and prepared to detect, care for, and (as applicable) conserve turtle eggs to help guarantee hatching prospects. Luis César García González, local director of the Federal Maritime […]

Dialysis Clinic plans to reopen in September

Following a series of unexpected setbacks, the Puerto Peñasco Dialysis Unit plans to reopen its doors in September. The clinic, which is the only one of its kind in the city, has been closed for over a year following challenges to remain open during the pandemic. Nurse training courses through July and August will make […]

Puerto Peñasco implements fines for pets off leash

As of July 1st, pet owners may be subject to fines if their pets are found off-leash in the street, announced Puerto Peñasco Municipal Animal Control Coordinator Erick Francisco Gastélum Pacheco.  Fines will range from to 90 to 14,000 pesos (approx $5 US to $700 USD). This effort, in coordination with Municipal Public Safety, Qualifying […]

Multarán a dueños de mascotas en vía pública

Llaman a ser responsables con perros y gatos Como parte de las acciones para generar conciencia de la importancia de asumir la responsabilidad de tener una mascota, a partir del 01 de julio se comenzará la aplicación de multas para los dueños de perros y gatos que se encuentren en vía pública, anunció Erick Francisco […]

Pasa por Puerto Peñasco “Ruta Chichimeca 2022”

Recorren México de frontera a frontera en bicicleta Para impulsar el uso de la bicicleta y recorrer México de frontera a frontera, la carrera ciclista “Ruta Chichimeca 2022”, en su décima novena edición, llegó este 06 de julio a Puerto Peñasco, en la sexta de 58 etapas contempladas en un recorrido de 4 mil 705 […]

Music for the Sea – Orkesta Mendoza & Special Guests

Join Orkesta Mendoza featuring Quetzal Guerrero, plus special guests Salvador Duran, Mariachi Nuevo Azteca de Tucson, Los Èsplifs (DJ set), Golden Boots, and Puerto Peñasco’s own Agua De Coco for two special evenings of spectacular live music right next to the sea! Concerts will take place Friday, September 30, and Saturday, October 1 at the picturesque CEDO  grounds in Las Conchas on the Sea of Cortez […]

Puerto Peñasco hosts 2022 Bacanora Festival July 2nd-3rd

Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau The Sea of Cortez in Puerto Peñasco will serve as background July 2nd and 3rd to promote Sonora’s emblematic beverage, along with regional products, and a musical array of invited artists. The 2022 Bacanora Festival will take place on the Malecon in the Old Port, promoting Sonora’s traditional spirit […]

Funkalicious Volleyball – May 6th – 8th

Register Now for the Funkalicious Beach Volleyball Pirate Booty: Rocky Point XXVII Tournament hosted by Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort Funkalicious is expected to draw 300 players from the US, Canada & Latin America Puerto Peñasco, Mexico – Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort is hosting the Funkalicious 27th Pirate Booty: Rocky Point XXVII […]

Rocky Point Triathlon @ Las Palomas Returns April 30th

Registration Open for the Rocky Point Triathlon hosted by Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort The event is expected to draw 800 participants from across the Southwest and Canada Puerto Peñasco, Mexico – Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort will play host to the Rocky Point Triathlon, Saturday, April 30, 2022. The triathlon will feature […]

CEDO announces Regional Fisheries & Aquaculture Festival for June

The Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans (CEDO) has announced Puerto Peñasco will host the 2022 Regional Fisheries & Aquaculture Festival, June 7th-9th. The Festival, which will be open to the general public and held at the Peñasco Expo Convention Center, aims to promote and assist the regional fishing sector through just […]

Annual Red Cross Drive Underway thru May 8th

The Red Cross delegation in Puerto Peñasco kicked off its 2022 collection drive on April 4th with the goal of raising 400,000 pesos (approximately $20,000 US). The annual drive, which runs through May 8th, started up with an initial donation of 20,000 pesos (roughly $1K US) presented by mayor Jorge Pivac Carrillo, with the promise […]

Puerto Peñasco to host Potentur expo in May

The local Convention and Visitors Bureau (OCV) is preparing to welcome the 2022 Potentur tourism expo May 4th – 5th, under the slogan “Come, Enjoy, Discover. Feeling Rocky Point.” OCV Director Lizzette Ibarra details Potentur is a national tourism innovation platform, made up of over 500 travel agencies, that highlights destinations across Mexico. At least […]

Circus Mexicus tickets on sale!

Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers are proud to announce their signature Circus Mexicus Weekend is around the corner June 9-12, 2022 and tickets are on sale now! Joining RCPM will be American Aquarium’s BJ Barham, along with legendary Texas guitarist Jesse Dayton with his band, and rising stars The Black Moods. Rounding out the weekend […]