Weekly Rundowns

Día de Muertos – Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This week’s Rundown sponsored by FMI Rentals November is here! Yeah, we can’t believe it either. November 1st and 2nd in Mexico honor the traditional Day of the Dead, the 1st being dedicated to young children who have gone before us and November 2nd is Día de los Muertos when families and friends flock to […]

Run! Walk! Dance! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

This Weekend Rundown is brought to you by RPR Mexico.  (Spots still available for Rally) How can this be? We are just days away from the end of October! GASP!  Let’s get right to it and rundown the weekend. Get your engines going because there’s still lots in store for November! Today – Friday, Oct. […]

Under a full moon! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown

This Weekend Rundown is brought to you by the NEW  Rocky Point 360 Business Directory! We are well into October’s activities in Puerto Peñasco! Shrimp boats are making their way back and forth into the harbor as the season marches on, road work around town is advancing, and it’s time to once again rundown the […]

All that jazz! Rocky Point Weekend Rundown!

Music continues this weekend in Rocky Point at the 5th Annual Jazz & Art Festival. Plus, look to the sea for catamarans darting about for the Piñata Regatta, and you may also catch runners taking on obstacle courses at the InSANDity course set up in front of Playa Bonita. Fall activities are here and it’s […]

Rocky Point Weekend Rundown! RockTober!

Once again, October brings with it a fanfare of music and we are ready to get started! In addition to Trop-Rock and Rock this weekend, on Sunday the local Music Academy will be performing at Plaza la Madre, and the 5th Jazz & Art Festival is just around the corner. Let’s get right to it, […]

Rocky Point Weekend Rundown! Hello, Fall!

Across town, various government offices, schools, businesses, and organizations have come together to collect donated goods to send to those in other parts of Mexico impacted by the recent storms of Ingrid and Manuel. A collection drive through Grupo Vidanta (Mayan Palace), the local Tourism Office, and the Convention and Visitors Bureau gathered items earlier […]

Rocky Point Weekend Rundown! Independence Day VIVA!

By Shandra Keesecker-Rivero If you speak to many old-timers in town, they can tell you in addition to the festive Independence Day fireworks of September 15th and the beginning of shrimp season, a change of temperature often graces Puerto Peñasco right around mid-September. This is not a promise, mind you, just a common experience. Under […]

Rocky Point Weekend Rundown! Shrimp & Celebration!

This week’s Rocky Point Weekend Rundown brought to you by: Giuseppi’s (Blvd. Freemont) By Shandra Keesecker-Rivero Shrimp boats touting fresh layers of paint line up along city docks, awaiting the official launch of shrimp season. This year, smaller boats will be able to start their search on Sept. 6th while those headed for deeper seas […]

Rocky Point Weekend Rundown! Labor Day 2013

This week’s Rundown brought to you by: The Club at Laguna del Mar By Shandra Keesecker-Rivero The Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau reports an ever increasing number of visitors graced the beaches of Puerto Peñasco this summer. Indeed, from late June through mid-August, visitors from across Mexico and the US spilled out onto city […]

Father’s Day Weekend Rundown! Baseball & Sand Drags!

This Father’s Day weekend we’d like to send our best to all the fathers out there, particularly of course to our own and to my bro! While the wild calendar of activities has settled down somewhat following all the music last weekend, we’re still looking forward to an exciting summer as the humidity starts to […]

Let there be music! 2013 Circus Mexicus Weekend Rundown!

The long anticipated time to trek across the desert and to the shores of Puerto Peñasco from spots across the globe has come; it’s Circus Mexicus weekend in town though the music has already begun!  Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers take center stage on Saturday night, yet tunes begin to spill out over the beaches […]

golf in rocky point, 7th anniversary golf tournament at las palomas beach & golf resort, Puerto Peñasco, Sonora

Rocky Point 360s’s All Star Weekend Rundown 5/31 – 6/2

Weekend Rundown Brought to you by: Maria Alemany Following a packed Memorial Day Weekend, with numbers from the local Convention and Visitors Bureau pointing to over 35,000 visitors who made their way to our beaches, Puerto Peñasco is not settling into a summer malaise any time soon.  Let’s jump to the weekend rundown for a […]

Fish & Chips! Memorial Day Weekend Rundown!

Weekend Rundown brought to you by: As we begin with this Weekend Rundown, a quick glance at the calendar tells us we’re just under a month away from the launch of AeroMéxico flights between Puerto Peñasco, Las Vegas, and Hermosillo! Today representatives from Puerto Peñasco, alongside Sonoran tourism officials and Governor Padrés, are in Las […]

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10 de mayo Weekend Rundown! Felicidades Mamá

10 de mayo – Mother’s Day in Mexico. This is perhaps one of the most important dates on the calendar. While there are no parades going through town, as on Revolution Day in November, or bells ringing out across city plazas, as on Independence Day in September, el 10 de mayo is celebrated across Mexico […]

5 de mayo ¡Viva la Weekend Rundown!

Hard to believe but it’s already May! As our gran amigo Joe Houchin explains in an article shared with us this week, May brings with it a slew of activities and traditional fiestas. May 1st was Labor Day, 3 de mayo is the Day of the Holy Cross honoring those in construction, 5 de mayo […]