Sponsored this week by La Cantina @ Sonoran Sky
It’s the final sprint! Some area schools went back into the classroom this past week, with most uniforms and books ready to hit the streets come Monday, Aug. 21st. Please watch for early morning traffic around area schools, plus rushed folks taking their little ones to and fro! In the meantime, enjoy these last few weeks of humidity as we march towards September and Mexican Independence Day! Let’s take a peek at what’s coming up!
School Supply Drives
- AIM Peñasco, A.C. – This local organization will be supporting more than 100 students this next school year . For more information, contact Kathleen Duncan and/or check out their Amazon Wish List Link to Amazon Acct: http://a.co/iuxNWt4
- ECO-Recycling Club – got any 2nd hand school supplies that are still in good condition (backpacks, notebooks with clean pages, pens, pencils, crayons, glue sticks, etc.)? Principal request: BACKPACKS! They can still be put into perfect use in putting together school packets for local kiddos. Drop off spot: Municipal Office on Ecology and Sustainable Development (entrance in back of City Hall)
- Adopt a Classroom. Not even heart surgery could keep Barb O. down in her efforts to supply local schools with material. For more information on the Adopt-a-Classroom year round effort, please contact Barb (or Mark) O. firstname.lastname@example.org 638 114 2406.
Daily (Mon-Fri) English radio program “The Accent Show” w/Felix Rincón 106.1 FM from 10 am – 11 pm
MONDAYS @ Southside Jillz – Horseshoes 1 p.m.
TUESDAYS is always 2fer @ Southside Jillz!
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. MOJITO NIGHT starting from 7 p.m. – Music with Jesse Gerardo @ La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky plus Karaoke with Susy Mazón
Plus Thursdays is Paella & Salsa night @ El Tapeo Wine Bar! One of the best nights in Rocky Point – starting around 9ish…
@ Southside Jillz – 4 – 7 pm Happy Hour with Bad A@@ music with Los Ponchos
EL BUCANERO – now featuring LIVE MUSIC every Friday from 7 p.m – 11 p.m. Cumbia, norteña, salsa, a little bit of todo! Calle No Reelección (across from Rosy’s Donuts)
Fridays & Saturdays @La Cantina SportsBar at Sonoran Sky – 7 pm – 11 pm English/Spanish Rock with Los Hillson HAPPY HOUR @ La Cantina Friday – Sunday 5-7 pm / 9-11 pm
Fridays & Saturdays @ Tekila Bar in the Old Port – Los Ponchos straight outta Hermosillo starting around 9ish upstairs!
Wine & Pizza @ La Galeria…bring along your favorite wine. Saturdays @ La Galeria Restaurant & Bar (just before heading in Old Port) starting at noon.
Saturdays “de tacones” at La Galeria Restaurant (heading into Old Port) Taco cravings?
Saturday SALSA @ Oktopus (formerly Beach Bum) in the Old Port w/Agua de Coco starting around 10 p.m….ish
SUNDAYS @ Southside Jillz – BBQ night 5 p.m. Music with Los Ponchos 7 – 10 pm
European massage 1 hour $39 usd @ Sol y Mar Spa (from Thursday to Sunday) Contact info link (located inside Las Palmas Resort)
August 26th – Book presentation / Presentación de libro con la autora Miriam Velasquez “Virtualidad y Vínculo” Lugar por confirmar.
August 26th – Octubre 12 en Concierto! @ Peñasco Expo Convention Center Tickets 200 – 400 pesos Reserve tickets: 638 116 0628
August 26th Mayweather vs. McGregor Take it in at La Cantina @ Sonoran Sky!
August 30th – “El Cholo” Danza / Teatro / Cabaret @ Municipal Auditorium 7 p.m. 150 pesos
Labor Day Weekend!
- Sept 2 – Rocky Point Fight Night @ Peñasco Expo Convention Center
- Sept 2 – Fundraiser for community with Disabilities @ Satisfied Frog. Check list for donation needs
- The Black Moods @ Banditos over Labor Day Weekend!
- 42nd SCMA Three Flags Classic arrives Sept. 4th!
September 30th – DIF Annual Black & White Ball. What has been usually a November event for the local Office on Integral Family Development (DIF), the Black & White Ball is a traditional Peñasco event offering all a chance to look their best while raising funds for ongoing programs of the Municipal DIF. Tickets and information at DIF or City Hall.
September 30th! Rocky Point’s first dusk-triathlon! Rocky Point Triathlon presents “Las Palomas Nights”
Cruises / Fishing / Charters / SUP / Scuba Diving / Tours
EcoFun Rentals – sunset cruise, splash cruises, Bird Island, Pinacate tours www.ecofunrentals.com
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
Rocky Point Divers – Scuba & Snorkeling Gear, rentals, certification classes, and all that jazz!
SUPing the Sea Paddleboard rentals and lessons Call 480-465-6691
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 NOTE: CEDO offices currently closed for construction/remodeling. Stop by the gift shop and whale skeleton – Natural History talks to resume in September (be sure to check back)
Visitors Center of the Pinacate and Grand Desert of Altar Biosphere Reserve (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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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
SAVE THE DATE!
Cholla 250 Southern Arizona Desert Racing Oct. 6th – 7th www.racesadr.com
October Hobie Cats! Piñata Regatta Oct. 7th – 8th
October 19th – Local Rotary Club to host 2nd World’s Greatest Meal to Help End Polio Dinner! Music! Raffle! 5 pm – 10 pm (More info coming shortly!) or drop them a note on Facebook: @clubrotariopuertopenasco
October Dirty Beach Mud Run! Oct. 21st www.dirtybeachmudrun.com
Arizona – Sonora – Mexico Commission Nov. 30th – Dec. 1st www.azmc.org
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