Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

beach-bum2-630x205 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!This week’s Rundown sponsored by Beach Bum Restaurant & Bar on the malecón

Following Semana Santa – otherwise known as Semana Mayor – there comes Semana de Pasqua (Easter Week). These two weeks make up the Spring vacation period for families across Mexico. Come Monday, April 13th, schools will be back in session so be sure to get out and enjoy the weekend!


This Weekend

CBSC 60th Annual Fishing Derby –  April 9th – 12th; May 7th – 10th; May 21st – 23rd; Fish Fry and Awards May 24th   More info at:

cbsc-630x597 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!April 10th –  7 p.m. to midnight @ Beach Bum ATMC and Uncle Skate putting on an 80s Skate Party with $100 US prize going to best 80s skater outfit. Bring sneakers to donate to local skaters and Uncle Skate’s ongoing charity work!  The Beach Bum will be doing “shoes for shots”, bring an old pair of shoes and get a free shot!!

4th-Annual-ATMC-Skate-Competition-67-630x420 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!April 11th – 6th International Skating Competition by ATMC & Uncle Skate @ the Malecón – More than 100 skaters already registered! 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

April 10th & 11th Harry Luge country singer/songwriter (Chandler, AZ) @ Banditos 9 p.m.

April 11thFunkalicious Volleyball  Rocky Point XIII  “Color me Funky”

April 12th TOMA COLOR 2!! Race starts on the malecón at 8:30 a.m. Starting and end points at the malecón. 5K and 10K fun run through town, doused in colors! Information:   Registration and info @ Café Puerto Viejo in the Old Port

toma-color-1-630x337 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!Other April adventures

Boat trips

EcoFun Rentals:

Del Mar Charters with Captain Oscar – Local 383 2802 US: (520) 407-6054

About Time of Pacifica Charters with Captain Adolfo Perez – cel: 638 386 4345  Facebook: Captain Adolfo Perez

Stand-Up Paddle Boards – hourly and daily rentals with Rocky Point SUP Rentals  Tel: 638 384 4248

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!

Free Natural History Talks @ CEDO: Tuesdays 2 p.m. (English)   4 p.m. (español) & Saturdays 2 p.m. (Español) 4 p.m. (English)

CM_4741_JUAN-CARLOS-MORALES-630x419 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!Visit the Pinacate (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:;

CineMartes Tuesday Art Film Nights

8/8:30 p.m. on patio of Café Puerto Viejo in the Old Port – No cost, bring a chair

Coming up!

April 18th CBSC Horseshoe Tournament  More info at:

mermaids-APRIL-2015-POSTER-edited-630x1038 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!April 18th Mermaids & Pirate Extravaganza at the Mermaids Arts Market with zydeco music by The Bayou Brothers (San Diego, CA)! Final Mermaids Arts Market of the season. Be sure to pick up tickets at the Mermaids Market for the night’s concert @Banditos

April 18th – The Bayou Brothers @ Banditos  6 p.m.  (pre-sale $10 US @ Mermaids Market / $15 US @ door / VIP Balcony $30 US) Reservations and info – Contact Russ & Naomi Black: 044-638-113-4591   Email at:

April 25th – Rocky Point Triathlon

April 25th – OBSC 29th Annual Bash & BBQ

Heading toward Summer

May 1st – 3rd Rocky Point Times’ El Golfo Run (Reservations

May 2nd – Taste of Peñasco & T.O.P. Chef!   For booth space and to donate raffle prizes please contact Rosie Glover  (booths – 638 386 9081 and/or John Fowler via email at  or by phone at 602-840-1528.

sadr-may-race-630x815 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!May 2nd – JJ’s Bathtub races  Info @ JJ’s Cantina in Cholla Bay

May 2nd – 3rd   Cinco de Mayo Regatta (Fleet 66)

May 9th – Chili Cookoff @ JJ’s Cantina + Garage Sale

May 15th – 16th   Tequila 150 by Southern Arizona Desert Racing

May 16th – JJ’s One club open Info:

May 22nd – 24th – Memorial Day Music Festival @ Banditos   3 days! 6 bands!  1 great weekend!

May 23rd – Dirty Beach Mud Run @ Rocky Point Speedway  Register at:

* June 7th * Election day in Mexico  (Dry law in effect – No alcohol sales)

60th Annual CBSC Fishing Derby –  May 7th – 10th; May 21st – 23rd; Fish Fry and Awards May 24th   More info at:


circus-2015-630x233 Paint the town! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!June 11th – 14th RCPM Circus Mexicus!

June 19th – 21st   9th Las Palomas Anniversary Golf Tournament – Info:

CEDO Wet Feet Camp (English) June 11th – 15th / Bilingual Camp July 2nd – 6th   Info:

…into the Fall

Oct. 10th – 11th  Hobie Cat Piñata Regatta (Fleet 66 & Fleet 514)

November 11th – 15th   15th Anniversary Rocky Point Rally

Looking for upcoming events in Rocky Point?  Check out our Event Calendar!   If you have information you’d like to add, please let us know at 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 to get all our articles and announcements and/or Like us on Facebook at Rocky Point 360




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