69 °F Puerto Penasco, MX
April 21, 2019

Things to do

Semana Santa! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Semana Santa in Puerto Peñasco!  Easter weekend.  Possibly the busiest time of the year – Thursday through Sunday – so be ready for bandas, tráfico, fiestas, and más bandas in all their colorful glory! For a taste of tradition, Friday is the “Stations of the Cross” departing from the malecón at 9 a.m. (plan to […]

Derby, Music, Art & Golf! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored by Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort Local schools get out this weekend for the two-week stretch encompassing “Semana Santa” (Holy Week).  Yes, this is the time of year where bandas can be heard on nearly every doorstep or under any beach palapa, and come Easter weekend tuba necks stretch over the malecón like […]

Ahhh-pril! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by The Club @ Islas del Mar You would think with Spring Break ending, Puerto Peñasco would once again be a sleepy fishing village – maybe for a day.  Not so!  As April begins, one look at the calendar shows us there’s plenty to do …and that’s all before Semana Santa!  People […]

Let’s get Funky! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort Just like that, next Monday is April 1st – no joke! After the whales, came the spring breakers, and after the spring breakers we await a Semana Santa swarm of bandas  …with a brief respite in between filled with volleyball, golf, mariachis and more!  A […]

Spring on! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by Capone’s! With Spring Break days and daze winding down, we launch right into actual Spring (Spring equinox TODAY at about 3 p.m.). Be on the look-out for lots of kiddos dressed up around town tomorrow in their “spring-time” best (bunnies, ducks, flowers….). You may even come across a kindergarten or two […]

SB2K19 Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Spring is in the air! Well, technically we’ve got about 2 more weeks on our plate before official spring but hey, sure sounds, moves, and parties like Spring Break around here!  Yes, just as the weather warmed up we were thrown into the throngs of DJ fiestas and bikini choices. Even with cooler temps anticipated […]

Hello, March! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

February’s frigid fervor is gone and temps are finally warming up, just in time for Carnaval along with Spring Break shenanigans.  Local cruise operators tell us whales can still be spotted relatively near Puerto Peñasco, though distances are getting a bit further out – so be sure to hop on a whale watching cruise as […]

Brrrrring it on! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

We hear the average high in the following days will be hovering around 60°F, with the possibility of a little rain and then cloudy skies across the weekend.  While you bundle up by the sea, be sure to keep an eye out for spectacular sunsets as that’s always a silver lining to any cloud that […]

25 years of collecting cars transforms into museum to be shared with public

By José Antonio Pérez Twenty-five years ago, the idea sparked to develop a “car museum” in Puerto Peñasco to house classic and custom automobiles, bringing together historic cars and other antique objects. The collection, which includes at least 25 sport and classic vehicles, is now free and open to the public and located at Calle […]

What’s not to love? Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

 There’s plenty to be in love with around Puerto Peñasco this weekend. From ongoing whale-spotting tours to live music, and wine tastings…there’s something in store for everyone. Let’s run down the weekend…and don’t forget about ideas for el Día del Amor y de la Amistad Feb. 14th! ¡AMOR!  Be sure to check out our Valentine’s […]

Take a breath – Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Following last weekend’s January Jam, chili cook-off, golf tournaments, and Super Blood Wolf Moon, this week is when we get to take a deep breath and ready ourselves for what’s next. Oh, did you catch Puerto Peñasco on HGTV’s recent House Hunters International? Yes, there was that too.    Take a deep breath, enjoy the sights, […]

Jam on! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

  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, […]

Racing through January! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Sponsored this week by the Ultimate Driving Experience @ Rocky Point Speedway Though the traditional “Lupe-Reyes” marathon wrapped up on January 6th as familias across Mexico celebrated Three Kinds Day, it feels like we’re already racing through 2019.  (Note: the Lupe-Reyes marathon refers to the stretch from Dec. 12 (Día de la Virgen de Guadalupe […]