Jam on! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

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Sponsored this week by RCPM January Jam XI

The first long weekend after the navidad holidays is here!  With fervor over the announcement that Cruise & Maritime Voyages has scheduled cruise routes through the Sea of Cortez to begin in December, it can be a challenge to focus on everything else going on. So, let’s get right to it, because it is JAM weekend in Rocky Point – January Jam that is. Get ready to run down the weekend!



Jan. 17th   Noche Bohemia – 7 pm – 10 pm fundraiser to restore Casa Juarez (next to Municipal Auditorium) tickets 200 pesos – a night of guitar, poetry, and art.   Tickets available at Casa de la Cultura (Nina Mier)

Jan 17th – Gringo Bingo is back @ Colin’s Cantina …Thursdays 4 pm – 6 pm inside Princesa de Peñasco

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RCPM January Jam! Jan 18th – 20th   NOTE! 3 day combo tix almost sold out!  Discount tickets available through Jan. 17th @ www.januaryjam.net  or at  www.circusmexicus.net

Jan. 18th – 20th  Baseball Slam @ January Jam!   4-team adult amateur baseball tournament at Francisco Leon García stadium ! Plus, FREE baseball clinic on Saturday, Jan. 19th  8 am – 9 am (14 years and under)   Game times: Friday 12pm and 3pm /  Saturday 9am and 12pm  /  Sunday 9am and 12pm    FREE ENTRY FOR FANS!  Plus, if you’re interested in playing please contact Casey Connor as a couple teams are looking for a few more players –  go to www.mmtbl.com and click ‘join’ to send information if interested.

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Jan. 17th – 20th   Wrecked live music throughout weekend

Jan. 18th – 20th  Banditos Live music line up – that is, including and aside from January Jam gigs

Jan. 19th  Mermaids Arts Market  10 am – 3 pm @ Shrimp Plaza

Jan. 19th – 21st  Manny’s Beach Club live music throughout the weekend

Jan. 18th – 19th  Rocky Point Vacation Property Expo @ Peñasco Convention Center

Jan. 19th     27th Annual South of the Border Fun in the Sun CHILI COMPETITION! @ Playa de Oro RV Park   Contact: Eddie Love   602-770-2515

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Jan. 19th   Ultimate Driving Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway (near Reef)  11 am

Jan. 19th   Arte para mi Abuelo – 10 a.m.  Casa Hogar home for the elderly welcomes donations of paintings, photography, and drawings to spruce up rooms of residents

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Jan 20th – Gonzo & Friends Charity Golf Tournament @ The Links of Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort  More info at:  Gonzo & Friends Charity Golf

Jan. 21st – 23rd    FAOT arts festival presentations in Puerto Peñasco (Festival Alfonso Ortiz Tirado)  Free operatic performances each evening starting at 7 pm  Municipal Auditorium Blvd. Juarez, across from City Hall (parking behind)

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Lunes, 21 de enero a las 19 horas
Recital de música mexicana
Humberto Oviedo, barítono
Ilución Hernández, piano

Martes, 22 de enero a las 19 horas
Concierto Especial
15 Lieder de Franz Schubert “La muerte y la doncella “
Karen Aguirre Miranda, soprano
Canaantzi González Lavín, piano

Miércoles, 23 de enero a las 19 horas
Concierto Entre Lara y Curiel
Un homenaje a dos grandes de la música mexicana
Con: Teresa Gatélum, Juan Pablo Maldonado, Marcela Montes, Néstor Paredes, Alfredo Véjar, Javier Ortega, Imelda Figueroa

Jan. 25th   Mike Nash  Trop & Southern Rock @ Satisfied Frog  6 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Reservations recommended

Jan. 26th  Youth Baseball Clinic – Mexico en las Grandes Ligas  @ Francisco Leon Garcia Stadium  8 am – 4 pm

Coming up!

2nd Annual Fish Bowl Seafood Fest  February 2nd Rotary Club of Puerto Peñasco in conjunction with the Mermaid’s Market!  Food! Art! Music! Raffle prizes!   clubrotariopuertopenasco@gmail.com

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Feb. 2nd & 16th    Ultimate Driving Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway (near the Reef)

Feb. 4th  BooBar Poker Run– Monday after the Super Bowl!  Contact José “Boo” Flores at Boo Bar for more info and sign up

Feb. 8th  Night to Shine @ Family of God church   Sponsors welcome!

Feb. 9th   Marisela – La Dama de Hierro @ Peñasco Expo Convention Center

Feb. 16th  Wine Tasting @ Laguna Shores Resort  4 pm – 7 pm

Feb. 16th   3rd Wine & Craft Beer Festival @ El Tapeo (Laos Mar Best Western)

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Feb 22nd & 23rd  Southern Arizona Desert Racing  Sonoyta 160  www.racesadr.com

Feb. 23rd    Skullyz 4th Anniversary – congrats!!


Spring Break  (ASU, U of A)  March 2nd – 10th    (NAU) March 18th – 22nd

March 2nd & 16th    Ultimate Driving Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway (near the Reef)

March 23rd   CBSC Horseshoe & Cornhole Tournament @ Cholla Bay Clubhouse

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



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

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

4 pm – 6 pm  Gringo Bingo @ Colin’s Cantina at Princesa de Peñasco

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


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

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?

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