Local schools are parading holiday lights through the streets, Santa has been spotted several times around town, piñatas don many a posada, and we’ve entered the “Lupe-Reyes marathon” marking the time from Dec. 12th (Día de la Virgen) to Jan. 6th (Kings Day). That’s right, Noche Buena is right around the corner and it’s time to run down the weekend! Don’t miss this weekend’s Mermaids Market as both the final arts market of 2014, not to mention all the discounts we hear will be offered across the plaza!
TONIGHT!! Dec. 18th – Fundraising dinner & tequila tasting with Titanes – proceeds for Paralympic athletic club and children with disabilities – Bacanora Grill 5 p.m. 150 pesos
Dec. 18th – 6 p.m. Municipal Ballet recital @ Municipal Auditorium Free entry!
Dec. 19th – Local singer Rabel Duran presents en concierto at Municipal Auditorium 6:30 p.m. 50 pesos
Dec. 20th Mermaid’s Arts Market 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. @ Shrimp Plaza (intersection of Blvd. Fremont & Blvd. Juarez) Be there for the holiday discounts!!!!
Dec. 20th Navidad ROCK & Jugueton (Toy Drive) @ Pikaros bar (on the way to the Mirador) with music by local rockers RiBand, Mr. Lost, and RoJo
Dec. 21st La Pastorela Lela 2014 – Traditional holiday satiric-political comedy (en español) Municipal Auditorium 8 p.m. Tickets 50 pesos in advance / 60 pesos at the door
Dec. 22nd Santa Claus Club Fiesta in the Barrios – Interested elves meet up 8:30 a.m. @ JJ’s Cantina
Dec. 24th – ¡Noche Buena! ¡FELIZ NAVIDAD!
Dec. 31st New Year’s Eve Fiestas! Check with your favorite watering hole for details plus tickets in advance if necessary!
Coming in the New Year
Jan 2nd – Mark Mulligan @ Caribbean Parrot 5 p.m.
Jan 9th – Matt Farris acoustic @ Banditos prelude to 1st Rocky Point Rally™ Kings Day Toy Run Fiesta
Jan 10th – Rocky Point Rally™ Kings Day Toy Run Fiesta (to deliver toys from 2014 Parade / Toy Run! – Plaza del Camarón 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.) + Evening fiesta w/Matt Farris (Time & place TBA)
MLK Jr. Weekend (Jan. 16th & 17th) Chili Cook-offs @ Playa de Oro
Jan. 17th Santa Claus Club Garage Sale @ Playa de Oro RV Park
Jan. 23rd & 24th – 6th Major League Coaches Clinic – Meet & Greet with Major League coaches on Jan. 23rd!
Jan. 30th – 31st – EXPO Novias & XV Años – Bridal and Quinceañera (+ Sweet 16) Expo @ Convention Center
CBSC 60th Annual Fishing Derby – April 9th – 12th; May 7th – 10th; May 21st – 23rd; Fish Fry and Awards May 24th More info at: email@example.com
February 14th – CBSC 7th Annual Golf Tournament this year @ Mayan Palace Contact Tony Romero for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org
April 25th – Rocky Point Triathlon
May 1 – 3 Rocky Point Times’ El Golfo Run (Reservations email@example.com)
June 11 – 14 RCPM Circus Mexicus! www.circusmexicus.net
November 11 – 15 15th Anniversary Rocky Point Rally
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