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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 […]

¡Semana Santa 2015! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This week’s Rundown sponsored by Optica Turati – for all your eyeglass and vision needs With the sound of banda reverberating through the malecón and across area beaches, carnival rides, and the much anticipated annual Viacrucis reenactment of the Stations of the Cross, there is no doubt it is Semana Santa in Puerto Peñasco! With […]

Out like a lamb… Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This week’s Rundown sponsored by The Club at Laguna del Mar After one of the fullest Spring Breaks in recent years, the city of Puerto Peñasco is gearing up for the arrival of thousands of family, friends, and vacationers for what is possibly the busiest travel time in Mexico – Semana Santa (Holy Week). Schools […]

Ultimate SB2015RP! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This week’s Rundown sponsored by Beach Bum on the malecón The weather could not be more perfect for Spring Break in Rocky Point this year! Sunny days leading into cool evenings, and even chilly early mornings have been topped off with spectacular sunsets as we move our way through March. SB2015RP will certainly be remembered […]

Spring Break, on! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This week’s Rundown sponsored by EcoFun Rentals – sunsets, whale watching, and Bird Island excursions What’s that buzz in the air? Oh, it’s Spring Break in Rocky Point! Long a favorite spot for college kids clamoring over the border to the beach, Spring Break opportunities now embrace whole families looking for a little Spring solace […]

Pirates, Mermaids and Zydeco coming April 18th

Do you love the Mermaids Arts Market?  Well, the Pirate and Mermaid Extravaganza will be happening again this year! The date is Saturday, April 18th. This year organizers Russ & Naomi Black have invited the super fun cajun & zydeco Bayou Brothers from San Diego with their “music for your feet”!  In addition to a […]

Let the music play! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This weekend rundown sponsored by Beach Bum – on the Malecón Is there a music scene in Puerto Peñasco? Why, yes, there is! Each weekend a myriad of local groups make their way from one stage to another, livening up the night with everything from rock to salsa, and of course there’s the infamous banda […]

Tough Love! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This Weekend Rundown sponsored by our Rocky Point 360 Business Directory! Valentine’s Day, El Día del Amor y de la Amistad – Day of Love and Friendship – falls on Saturday – not to mention it’s a three-day weekend. We’re ready to feel the love across our coasts, desert landscapes, and sea. Admittedly, as in […]

¡Adios Enero! Rocky Point Rundown!

This Weekend Rundown sponsored by Capone’s (Ave. Sinaloa) We’ve got cloudy skies overhead and a slight winter storm watch for the weekend as we wrap up January in Rocky Point (temperatures in the mid-60s or so with sporadic chances of rain). Local restaurants and sports bars are gearing up for Sunday’s XLIX, not to mention those […]

It’s a party in the making! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This Rundown sponsored by Capone’s (Ave. Sinaloa) 2015 has rolled into Puerto Peñasco under partly cloudy skies but with temperatures heading in the right direction. According to Weather Underground, this weekend calls for clear skies and temps up in the high 60°s F. So grab a light jacket and let’s run down the weekend. Travel […]

¡Feliz Año Nuevo 2015! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This first 2015 Weekend Rundown sponsored by John & Kathy Witt of Realty Executives  ¡GRACIAS! On what was undoubtedly the coldest night of 2014, Puerto Peñasco rang in the New Year with fiestas, dinners, campfires, champagne, tequila, grapes, red underwear, familia, and amigos! We look forward to an event filled 2015 and so, without further […]

¡Buen Fin! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown

This week’s rundown sponsored by our friends at RPR Mexico, proud sponsor’s of tonight’s Equine Therapy event! Once again the roaring engines of the Rocky Point Rally™ have come and gone, leaving behind a trail of beads, friendships, burn-out rings, and a few good memories …if you can remember! We’re already on board and excited […]

Tradition and Treats! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Katrinas, candles, flowers, and altars alongside vampires and witches….it’s the time of year when US and Mexican traditions find a strange mixture in Puerto, amidst Halloween parties and then the traditional festivities of Day of the Dead. A number of area schools have held altar contests one day, with haunted house tours the next. Surely, […]

Welcome, October! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown

This look at October is sponsored by Puerta Privada The month of October is among our favorite times of the year in Rocky Point!   The humidity has broken, shrimp boats are starting to make their first runs back for the season, and activities start picking up again on weekends. With October being breast cancer awareness […]

¡Adios verano! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown

This Week’s Rundown sponsored by Giuseppi’s – Blvd. Fremont Following a week of Independence day festivities, lessons in storm alert colors, a rainbow or two, and spectacular sunsets brought on with the help of gathering clouds, Puerto Peñasco was barely impacted by Odile’s recent path up from Baja California. With the sun shining brightly once […]

¡VIVA! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown

September in Puerto Peñasco marks the beginning of the shrimp season, as well as of course Independence Day activities! Generally, mid-September also brings with it a bit of a reprieve from the humidity….¡VIVA! Still, there’s something to be said for dancing the night away to any of our local or visiting bands with beads of […]