Rev up your engines (or soapbox)! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by Eco Fun Rentals

Did you hear Phoenix hit 100° this week?  Yes, we too are warming up but not quite like that.  Now with the frenzy of Spring Break and Semana Santa behind us, we can turn our attention to other upcoming events – like soapbox and fishing derbies, cornhole and concerts.  Let’s run down the weekend!

Fridays – Seashell Museum NOW OPEN! Presented by Naomi Black of the Mermaid’s Market! 10 am to 5 pm    114 Ramon Figueroa Col. Lopez Portillo

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

April 12th  4 pm  Peñasco Proud meeting @ Police station – concerned citizens looking to help clean-up parts of town with clean up days to include painting, trash collection, etc.

TIBURONES BASEBALL SEASON  (home games indicated in white)  Start time generaly 7:30 pm, Sundays about 6 pm



April 14th – Beach Volleyball “Color my World” with OuttaTown Productions @ Playa Bonita

April at Sol y Mar Spa:

April 13th & 14th   Morgan Whitney @ Banditos  7 p.m.

April 14th –  Charanga “Soap Box” Derby for Casa Hogar   “Car show” 2 pm  – races start at 4 p.m.  on the hill toward the Mirador   Entry: 600 pesos per team  (6 people per team, driver must be 16 years or older)  Registration info available at

April 13th – 15th  American Legion Yard Sale in the Mirador  9 am – 2 pm

April 14th –   One Club Open – Info and sign up @ JJ’s Cantina in Cholla Bay

April 14th – 15th – Cabalgata Costera – Annual Coastal Ride

April 14th  Treasure Hunt – Puerto Peñasco Scouts – Registration 9 a.m. @ Shrimp Park  Starts at 10 a.m.

April 15th  Slump Fat Spirit, and Droopies @ Banditos  9 a.m.

Coming up!

CEDO Wet Feet Summer Camp (Ages 9 – 12)  Register now!

April 20 – 22  CBSC 63rd Annual Fishing Derby  Upcoming dates May 10-12, May 24-26  Fish Fry & Awards May 27

4.20   The Black Moods @ En Fuego w/special guests Rose Colored Eyes  7 p.m.  Sandy Beach area, entrance across from Las Palmas (behind Banditos)

April 21stFunkalicious Volleyball  Rocky Point #19 @ Las Palomas

April 21st – 22nd  Rocky Point Battle – Crossfit Challenge   Registration open  650 pesos  Info: Rocky Point Battle 2018

April 21st   Remmy Valenzuela en Puerto Peñasco    Puerto Peñasco Expo Convention Center – Tickets available at Coffee Point

April 27th – 29th       Santa Claus Cornhole Tourney Weekend  For more information, sponsorship opportunities and registration, contact John Fowler

April 27th & 28th  Moonshine Voodoo @ BooBar Cantina in the Old Port  8 p.m.

April 29th   Day of the Child celebration fundraiser for Esperanza Children’s Home  For more info, please contact Michelle Auer:


May 5th  Rocky Point Triathlon 

May 5th  Cinco de Mayo Regatta Fleet 66

May 5th  Bacanora Fest (Los Martinez)

May 5th  JJ’s Cantina  Chili CookOff and Santa Claus Club Garage Sale

May 5th, May 19th, 26th   ULTIMATE DRIVING EXPERIENCE @ Rocky Point Speedway (near Wrecked)  11 am – 3 pm

May 11th – 13th    12th Annual Las Palomas Anniversary Golf Tournament @ The Links   Info: 01 638 108 1072   with featured guest  Moderrato

May 18th & 19th  Lane Change @ Boo Bar  8 pm – 11 pm


June 7th – 10th    CIRCUS MEXICUS – Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers are getting back up to do it all over again!


MONDAYS    @ Southside Jillz  – Horseshoes 1 p.m.

TUESDAYS is always 2fer @ Southside Jillz!

WEDNESDAYS   Golf special at The Club (Islas del Mar),18 holes $36 , food & beverages 2 X 1!

THURSDAYS    @ Southside Jillz  – Game Day starts around 1 p.m.

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

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:

@ Southside Jillz  – 4 – 7 pm  Happy Hour with Bad A@@ music with Los Ponchos

Fridays & Saturdays @ Boo Bar in the Old Port –  Houseband DDO on weekends!

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


@ Southside Jillz  – BBQ night 5 p.m.  Music with Los Ponchos 7 – 10 pm

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

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

EcoFun Rentals  – sunset cruise, splash cruises, Bird Island, Pinacate tours

Rocky Point Fishing Club – Fishing trips, sunset cruises, jet skis, Bird Island, and more. MX 638 383 6525 US. 602 386 69 14

Peñasco Recreation Co. – city tours, adventures around Puerto Peñasco and beyond!

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:   NOTE:  Some parts of CEDO offices remain under construction for remodeling, but be sure to stop by the gift shop and whale skeleton – and Nature Talks are back on!

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:

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 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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