Highlights from the 2014 Taste of Peñasco

On Saturday, February 15th, the 7th annual Taste of Peñasco event took over Plaza del Camarón for the highly anticipated 2014 Top Chef Competition as well as with stands offering delectable delights, artwork, and community services….all together offering a glimpse into all the tastes of Peñasco!  Proceeds from this year’s event were for the local […]

René Acosta named T.O.P. Chef 2014

Chef René Acosta of “Don Julio’s” was named the winner of the 7th edition of the Taste of Peñasco Top Chef competition, organized this year to support the local DIF system, Fire Department, and the Santa Claus Club. The traditional Plaza del Camarón was the setting for the culinary competition, more than 2000 tourists and […]

All the Dish on Taste of Peñasco 2014

For a 7th year in a row, the Taste of Peñasco is preparing to serve up a day of excitement and delights! This Saturday, February 15th, food booths will join artisans and local businesses in offering a true taste of Peñasco encompassing cuisine, music, art, and more.  Organizer Rosie Glover explains 18 food booths will […]

Noche Bohemia with the Rolling Rockies 2/15

By Richard Scott Rolling Rockies and Noche Bohemia – Bread and wine – Love songs and dancing This Valentine’s weekend, you can show you care while supporting a good cause at the Gran Noche Bohemia and taking in an evening of Pan y Vino. Puerto Peñasco’s own Rolling Rockies wheelchair basketball team wants your help […]

Toma Color run sure to paint the town 3/30

A race bursting with color and replete with fun is being promoted by a group of young business people, proceeds from which will go to the dialysis project of the local social services office on Integral Family Development (DIF). Dubbed “Toma Color” (similar to Color Run), the 5K race is to take place on March […]

Las Conchas Presidents Day Yard Sale

By Richard Scott “You can find really cool stuff here” said the lady carrying a large ceramic cat. “How much for your chair?” Oh, well I hadn’t thought about it as I planned to sit in it while selling all my really cool stuff.  “Give me a price,” I told her. “Five bucks?” She said. […]

January Jam Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers

Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers ready for Jan Jam VII

By Shandra Keesecker-Rivero One thing is sure about Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers, they never just put on a concert when they come to town…but rather a whole experience. The next full experience is coming up Jan. 24th & 25th, with stages from Sandy Beach to Cholla Bay set to welcome January Jam VII.  This […]

Chili Cook-offs 1/17 & 1/18

Get ready for some spice on the beach as there are two chili cook-off opportunities this upcoming  holiday weekend! On Friday, Jan. 17th, the Annual CHOPPS Pod (Chili Heads of Puerto Penasco) Cookoff will be held along the beach area of Playa de Oro RV Park in the Mirador. Just as last year, this cook-off […]

5th Annual Major League Coaches Clinic / YSF

Contributor: Rick Busa The Youth Sports Foundation (YSF) of Puerto Peñasco announces its 5th annual Major League Coaches Clinic.  The event will begin Jan. 17th, 2014 with the arrival of major league coaches,  concluding on Jan. 19th. The Foundation is looking for sponsors and accepting donated items to help further the foundation’s work. All proceeds go to The […]

David Aguilar en Concierto 1/9

An evening of music with singer/songwriter David Aguilar. Jan. 9th 8 p.m. at the Municipal Auditorium (across from City Hall). Tickets 60 pesos   VIP  150 pesos Tickets available at Strauss Cintas (next to Pemex La Estrellita) and at the door.

January Jam Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers

Jan Jam! 1/24 & 1/25

Contributor: Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers It’s time for the annual Jan Jam in Rocky Point on Jan 24th & 25th!  Friday night’s show will open at 8pm with Jim Dalton & The Lawbreakers which includes PH, Nick and Harley Husbands from Shurman.  Then RCPM take the stage for a set of all cover songs…a first!  […]