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Decemberrrr! Start your engines! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown

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capones-rundownbanner1 Decemberrrr! Start your engines! Rocky Point Weekend RundownSponsored this week by Al Capone’s Seafood & Pizzeria

This weekend we welcome back December, and with it upcoming nightly pilgrimages (from the 1st through the 11th) leading up to Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe, posadas (holiday parties), piñatas, ponche, and end of the year fiestas.  Let’s get to it and rev up our engines; let’s run down the weekend!

If you’re looking for ways to add some holiday joy this season, let’s first start with some ideas:

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Sonoran Resort Food Drive – this annual food drive runs through December, and non-perishable food items can be dropped off at any Sonoran Resort sale center

Kids’ Shoe Drive ! Donations of New shoes (for kids from kindergarten through high school) now being accepted at Oc3an View Ministries (Blvd Kino about two blocks up from Numeros)  These secret Santas are hoping to gather 450 pairs of NEW shoes (sneakers, school shoes, etc.)

Rotaract “Staying warm with Rotaract”  from Dec. 3rd – 7th, the local Rotaract Club is collecting sweaters, blankets, and winter clothing to be distributed to selected families on the outskirts of Puerto Peñasco    Contact and drop off with:  Jerry Cañez at Quinta Ventura  or  contact Sami at info@rockypoint360.com for pick up  (Rotaract is part of Rotary International for those between 18-30)

Equine Therapy Christmas party – contact Sami at  info@rockypoint360.com for info on “adopting” someone for a holiday gift (with age, sizes, provided)

Satisfied Frog Blanket Drive!  Drop off blankets at The Satisfied Frog in the Old Port

Boo Bar Toy Drive – teaming up with the community center Palabras de Esperanza in Col. San Rafael, you can pitch in with toys or stop by the Boo to donate

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Wrecked Holiday Drive for Barb’s Dog Rescue – This year Wrecked has selected Barb’s Dog Rescue for their annual holiday drive. Donations welcomed at Wrecked

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This weekend!

Nov. 30th – Dec 1st Cholla 250 Southern Arizona Desert Racing  Qualifying is Thursday Nov 29th from 3-6pm $25 fee bring all race gear it is required

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Dec. 1st & 15th   Mermaids Arts Market @ Shrimp Plaza

Dec. 2nd  Bazar Navideño – Christmas Bazaar  10 am – 8 pm @  Puerto Peñasco Expo Convention Center

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Dec. 1st – 11th   Evening pilgramages for Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe

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Dec. 8th   Cholla Bay Christmas Light Parade @ 7 p.m. from Club house

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Dec. 20th – Traditional Pastorela by Susy Mazón & co.  In rapid Spanish, Susy’s annual pastorela has become a must see for many across Peñasco. The pastorela mixes the traditional manger story of the holiday season, mixed with a hilarious jab at events from around town, the nation, and the globe

Dec. 23rd – Holiday Concert & Sing-a-long in Cholla Bay   6 p.m. at St. Joseph’s/San Jose’ church in La Cholla (Cholla Bay) featuring members of the Puerto Peñasco Youth Orchestra and Choir.  No service, just music. Admission is free. Refreshments afterward.

NEW YEAR’S PARTIES!!!

Check with your favorite watering hole as they’ve all got ‘em….here’s a preview… Boo Bar’s traditional Champagne Shower! Banditos rocking in the New Year!   (p.s.  Yes, Wrecked’s New Years sold out months ago)

SAVE the DATES 2019!  

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RCPM January Jam! Jan 18th – 20th  (Tickets on Sale November 23rd) Now with it’s own site www.januaryjam.net  or at  www.circusmexicus.net   Plus, don’t miss the Mexican Moonshine Golf Classic on Saturday, Jan. 19th!

janjam2019 Decemberrrr! Start your engines! Rocky Point Weekend RundownJan 20th – Gonzo & Friends Charity Golf Tournament @ The Links of Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort  More info at:  Gonzo & Friends Charity Golf

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2nd Annual Fish Bowl Seafood Fest  February 2nd Rotary Club of Puerto Peñasco in conjunction with the Mermaid’s Market!

March 30th!  1st  Rotary Charity Golf Tournament   More than $40K US in prizes! Registration now open at:   https://bit.ly/2PrQK6o

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Friday Seashell Museum –  By Naomi Black of the Mermaid’s Market! 10 am to 5 pm 114 Ramon Figueroa Col. Lopez Portillo More info: mexiconaomi@gmail.com

WEDNESDAYS Golf special at The Club (Islas del Mar),18 holes $36

THURSDAYS
4 p.m. Connection Club happy hour on the patio at Puesta del Restaurant @ Playa Bonita

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.  Jazz @ Mare Blu
9:30ish… SAAALSA! With Agua de Coco @ El Tapeo Wine Bar

FRIDAYS!

Stablefore SKINS game @ The Links golf course at Las Palomas 1 p.m.* (*time may vary) Info: ltorres@laspalomasresort.net

Avril y los Vatos Jazz Friday nights @ Citrón at Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort 6 pm – 10 pm

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

Fridays & Saturdays @ Banditos featuring The Summer

Cruises / Fishing / Charters / SUP / Scuba Diving / Tours

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Del Mar Charters  – Local 383 2802 US: (520) 407-6054 www.delmarcharters.com oscar@delmarcharters.com

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! mexicoruss@gmail.com www.penascorecreation.com

Pirate Ship – visit Balboa’s on north side of marina  383-5490

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
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: pinacate@conanp.gob.mx

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!

Got info on an event?

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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