Sponsored this week by the local Rotary Club CR Mar de Peñasco AC
It’s bowl week, or should we say Phoenix Open week, depending on your latitude. The weather is exceptionally spectacular as we round out January and head into February, with an expected high of 75°F on Saturday and little chance for wind, it should be a perfect day to grab a fork and dig into the “Fish Bowl” (err, Seafood Fest)! Let’s run down the weekend, plus get out the calendar to save upcoming dates!
Fridays – Seashell Museum NOW OPEN! Super cool new project by Naomi Black of the Mermaid’s Market! 10 am to 5 pm 114 Ramon Figueroa Col. Lopez Portillo
Feb. 3rd Festival de Mariscos “Fish Bowl” Seafood Fest 10 am – 4 pm @ Shrimp Plaza plus the Mermaid’s Market! Food & Beverage tickets $1 US / 20 pesos RAFFLE TICKETS $5 US / 100 pesos or 5 TICKETS @ $20 US / 400 pesos. More than 30 stands showcasing food & local artisans! Raffle packages include: 2 General Admission tickets to Circus Mexicus 2018, 2 night stay @ Sonoran Sky, 2 night stay @ Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort, 2 night stay @ FMI Rentals, 3 night stay for up to 20 @ cabin in Arizona (Christopher Creek), massages, boat cruise, dining certificates from BooBar / The Blue Marlin / Sushi Sun / FIT health / to name just a few, art by Julio Meza, Naomi Black, Tony Ballesteros, Russ Black, and more!!!
TICKETS AVAILABLE AT EVENT! Food/drink tickets $1 US (20 pesos) Raffle tickets $5 US (100 pesos) or 5 tickets for $20 US (400 pesos) See you at the Fish Bowl!
PICK YOUR FAVORITE WATERING HOLE SPORTS BAR AND ENJOY!
NOTE: FEBRUARY 5TH IS BANK HOLIDAY IN MEXICO! (Día de la Constitución)
Treat yourself with an European massage! 1 hour $39 at Sol y Mar Spa! Valid through February 7th.
Feb. 5th 4th Annual BooBar Rocky Point Poker Run (Advance spots closed – Check @ Boo Bar to see if there are spots left) Keep the tradition! Monday after the Superbowl!
Feb. 9th Teatro: Paw Patrol 5 p.m. Municipal Auditorium, Blvd. Juarez (across from City Hall) 120 pesos general / 180 pesos VIP
Feb. 13th & 14th Satisfied Frog Fiesta February! 4th Anniversary Mardi Gras / Valentine’s Day shindig! Daily from noon to 10 p.m. Plus, come celebrate their 4th Anniversary Feb. 16th – 18th!
Feb. 14th “Night for Two” Dinner fundraiser event for Rocky Point Medical Clinics 300 pesos ($17 US/person) For info and to reserve a spot: Loly Martinez 638 112 0517 or Nicky Harispuro 638 116 0340
Feb. 15th – 18th El Circo de las Pesadillas (Circus of Nightmares) Next to El Chamizal event center. Blvd. Juarez (north)
Presidents Day Weekend @ BooBar (every night starting at 8 pm)
Feb. 16th Legendary rock and roll band Commander Cody and His Western Airmen live for one night only at the Boobar! Inducted into the Michigan Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008, Commander Cody is most famous for his song Hot Rod Lincoln. An unforgettable act to come and see for sure!
Feb. 17th & Feb. 18th The Black Moods
Feb. 17th Mermaid’s Arts Market @ Shrimp Plaza 10 am – 3 pm
- The Mermaid’s Market sets up every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month in Plaza Camaronero (aka Shrimp Park) at the intersection of Blvd. Juarez and Blvd. Fremont, October thru early April. Featuring a diverse selection of local artists, don’t miss the Mermaid’s lounge serving up tasty specials including Naomi’s own “Bloody Marias”
Feb. 17th 10th Annual Cholla Bay Sportsmen’s Club Golf Tournament @ Las Palomas Golf Course 8:30 a.m. Sign up / 9 a.m. Shotgun start $90 Info: Contact Joe email@example.com Chuck firstname.lastname@example.org or Tony email@example.com
Feb. 17th Wine Tasting @ Laguna Shores www.lagunashoresresort.com
Feb. 23rd & 24th Sandstorm 300 by Southern Arizona Desert Racing www.racesadr.com
** February 24th – Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada vs. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai ** (Los Angeles, California)
Feb. 23rd 25th Balloon Fest – Ruta del Globo
Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th
7:00 am – Inflating of balloons and take-off
2:00 pm – Gates open – Family picnic
5:00 pm – Live music, food, children’s area
7:00 pm – Balloon exhibition and light show
8:00 pm – Live music, food, children’s area
Sunday Feb. 25th
7:00 am – Inflating of balloons and take-off
Feb. 25th Las Conchas Yard Sale! 11 am – 3 pm Section 7 Lots 34 & 35 (Casa en la Playa)
Donate items or reserve a space: Contact Bonnie or Ronda 382-0029 firstname.lastname@example.org
March 1st – 4th Vive Peñasco “Carnavalesque” festivities
March 3rd – CBSC Annual Game Night in Cholla Bay 6 p.m. @ Clubhouse
March 3rd – Skullyz Cantina 3rd Anniversary Fiesta! Starting from 5 p.m.
March 3rd & 17th Mermaids Market @ Shrimp Park
March 17th Skate Fest @ Pinacate Skate Park
March 23rd @ BooBar “The Hourglass Cats” 8 pm – 11 pm
March 23rd & 24th @ Tekila Bar “DL Marble & the Outlaw Seahorses” 8 pm
March 22nd – 25th South of the Border Festival (S.O.B. Festival 2018)
ASU / U of A March 4th – 10th, NAU March 18th – 24th
Semana Santa (schools out for 2 weeks) March 25th – April 7th
SAVE THE DATES!
April 7th Mermaid´s Arts final Market of the season! 10 am – 3 pm @ Shrimp Park
April 7th Cholla Bay Sportsmen’s Club Annual Horseshoe Tournament *Sign up deadline March 31st!**
April 14th – Charanga “Soap Box” Derby for Casa Hogar 2 p.m. Registration opens Feb. 11th Entries: 600 pesos per team (driver must be 16 years or older)
April 27th – 29th Santa Claus Cornhole Tourney Weekend
May 5th Rocky Point Triathlon
May 5th Bacanora Fest
May 5th Cinco de Mayo Regatta
May 11th – 13th 12th Annual Las Palomas Anniversary Golf Tournament @ The Links
June 7th – 10th CIRCUS MEXICUS – Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers are getting back up to do it all over again! www.circusmexicus.net
MONDAYS @ Southside Jillz – Horseshoes 1 p.m.
TUESDAYS is always 2fer @ Southside Jillz!
WEDNESDAYS Golf special at The Club,18 holes $36 , food & beverages 2 X 1!
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
9:30ish….. SAAALSA! With Agua de Coco @ El Tapeo Wine Bar
@ Southside Jillz – 4 – 7 pm Happy Hour with Bad A@@ music with Los Ponchos
Fridays & Saturdays @ Boo Bar in the Old Port – Houseband DDO on weekends!
Fridays & Saturdays @ Tekila Bar in the Old Port – Los Ponchos straight outta Hermosillo starting around 9ish upstairs!
@ Southside Jillz – BBQ night 5 p.m. Music with Los Ponchos 7 – 10 pm
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
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 NOTE: Some parts of CEDO offices remain under construction for remodeling, but be sure to stop by the gift shop and whale skeleton – and Nature Talks are back on!
CEDO offers FREE! Nature Talks that include a Tour of the CEDO Field Station twice a week in English and in Spanish. The English talks are Tuesday at 2PM and Saturday at 4PM. The Spanish talks are Tuesday at 4PM and Saturday at 2PM.
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!
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