Rocky Horror Show to Open at The Palm
: Oct 22, 2012
Act II Entertainment opens their season with The Rocky Horror Show
, directed by David Restivo, with musical direction by Rhonda Padmos. The stage version of the cinema cult classic opens at midnight on Halloween at The Palm Cabaret and Barand will run through the end of December.
Puerto Vallarta El Centro Art Walks Return
: Oct 22, 2012The Centro Historico Art Walk Association has announced that their weekly Art Walks held on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 to 10:00 PM will begin this season on October 31st and will continue through Wednesday, April 24th, 2013.
Boutique Theatre Announces Inspirational Film Series
: Oct 10, 2012
A series of inspirational films will be screened at the Boutique Theatre as part of a new series, titled Inspirational Movie Night, beginning with "You Can Heal Your Life," on Sunday, October 28. The film is based on the best-selling book of the same name.
The Metropolitan Opera Live Broadcasts Arrive in Puerto Vallarta
: Sep 28, 2012
VirtualVallarta.com has just received news from Teatro Vallarta that the theater has concluded all the licensing and testing required by the Metropolitan Opera and Mexico City's Auditorio Nacional, their country-wide representative, to broadcast the acclaimed Live in HD Opera broadcasts from The Met in New York City.
Puerto Vallarta Men’s Chorus Announces Holiday Performance
: Sep 11, 2012
The Puerto Vallarta Men’s Chorus recently announced “Alegría!” a holiday performance to take place on Wednesday, December 19, at Teatro Vallarta. Founded recently, the chorus presently features over 50 singers from Puerto Vallarta, the rest of Mexico and other countries, and will offer a varied repertoire with favorite Christmas and Hanukkah music in several languages.
PV Garden Club Announces Bougainvillea Festival
: Sep 10, 2012
The long-anticipated 2013 Bougainvillea Festival has been officially announced by the Puerto Vallarta Garden Club and is scheduled to take place May 17 - 24, 2013. The event has taken years of planning, support and a mountain of volunteer labor, in order to progressively transform our destination into “The City of Bougainvilleas.”
Vallarta Bird Conservancy Announces 2013 Festival
: Aug 22, 2012
Birdwatchers rejoice! Following up on the successful Vallarta Bird Festival held earlier this year, organizers have announced dates for next year’s event scheduled for March 7 through 10 at Vallarta’s Botanical Gardens.
Galleria Dante Announces Winter Schedule
: Aug 22, 2012
Galleria Dante recently announced their Winter season artist exhibition schedule, along with attractive discounts on just about all their art inventory. Learn all the details here, along with information about the Southside Shuffle, an ongoing event in Colonia Emiliano Zapata you won't want to miss.
Vallarta Botanical Gardens Summer Camp Announces Performance
: Jul 31, 2012
The Vallarta Botanical Gardens invites you attend the premiere of “Nosotros Somos Atlas (We Are Atlas),” an original theatrical performance created by the Terra Firma Summer Camp This theatrical journey will carry you through the grounds of the gardens, while raising vital questions about our responsibility to our environment. The performance will take place this Friday, August 3, at 6pm.
Daiquiri Dick's Announces Jorge Acosta Performance
: Jul 23, 2012
Daiquiri Dick's is excited to be hosting Puerto Vallarta's favorite strolling musician, Jorge Acosta, who will perform a special show on Friday, July 27, 2012, starting at 8 pm. Tickets are $150 pesos and are being sold in advance at the restaurant or you may buy them at the door.
Riviera Nayarit Half Marathon 2012, Announced
: Jul 11, 2012
The upcoming Riviera Nayarit Half Marathon 2012 was recently announced and is scheduled to take place on Saturday, November 17. Organizers have the support of the Mexican Athletics Federation, as well as that of the Athletics Association of Nayarit, endorsed by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races.
New Puerto Vallarta Men’s Chorus Celebrates Successful Fundraiser
: May 30, 2012
The new Puerto Vallarta Men’s Chorus raised in excess of $70,000 pesos as it kicked off its fundraising efforts at a popular restaurant in Emiliano Zapata. The ensemble, already forty-five men strong and consisting of both national and international members from around the world, was inspired by similar choruses for gay men and their friends throughout the US and Canada.
Vallarta Adventures Announces Rio Cuale Cleanup
: May 29, 2012
Vallarta Adventures, an important activity provider in Puerto Vallarta, recently announced a volunteer initiative to help clean the Rio Cuale this coming Saturday, June 2, at 3 PM as part of their Vallarta Clean-Up programs. A follow-up on last year’s event, Vallarta Adventures hopes to gather as many volunteers as possible at the small island that divides Puerto Vallarta in half, to join their effort.
Sayulita School Announces Surf-A-Thon Fundraiser
: May 23, 2012
The Costa Verde International School in Sayulita, Riviera Nayarit, has just announced the Surf-A-Thon 2012, a fundraising event to take place alongside the upcoming National Paddleboard Championship, on Saturday, June 9, increasing the appeal of what will undoubtedly be a great weekend in Sayulita.
Taste Reprises Annual Mole Festival
: May 22, 2012
A staple of Mexican cuisine, mole sauce, used in a number of dishes, originated in the states of Puebla and Oaxaca. A true poblano, Taste Restaurant @ Casa Cupula’s chef Oscar Rito celebrates his culinary roots by offering a special Mole Festival throughout the month of June.
Sayulita Surf Club Announces First National Paddleboard Championship
: May 16, 2012
The first National Paddleboard Championship will take place in Sayulita on June 7 - 10. The event will be open to Mexican competitors in several categories, hoping to attract the finest athletes in this increasingly popular sport.
Timothy Real Estate Group Announces Fundraising Screening Event
: May 15, 2012
A few months ago, the popular TV show House Hunters International visited Puerto Vallarta to document the process of finding a home away from home in Puerto Vallarta with local realtor Timothy Real Estate Group. The episode, which aired on US TV last month will be screened at Daiquiri Dick’s as a fundraising event to benefit Asilo San Juan Diego, A.C., Becas Vallarta, A.C., and Toys for Tots.
Kitesurfing Festival Returns to Bucerías
: May 9, 2012
The annual Festival del Viento
, or Wind Festival, an excellent opportunity to observe some of the region’s top kite surfers ride the waves and wind, returns to Bucerías, in Riviera Nayarit, on May 18 - 20. Less than 30 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta, Bucerías has become a preferred destination for kitesurfers largely due to its favorable winds.
Local Contemporary Dancer Adriana Quinto Announces Performances
: May 3, 2012
Adriana Quinto’s new Contemporary Dance Performance “Estratégia de la Ruptura” is like paintings of distinct situations of every days life: passionate tales of love and loneliness with great touching rock music of the 60’s (Pink Floyd, Janis Joplin, Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Queen).
Countdown to Restaurant Week 2012 (Part 5-7)
: May 2, 2012
Without counting restaurants participating for the first time, this year’s Restaurant Week, May 15 - 31, will feature 12 restaurants offering three-course menus at $189 pesos per person (drinks and tip not included). In the fifth of a seven-part feature, we focus on the second group of $189-menu restaurants, wrapping up the series with all the restaurants participating in Restaurant Week for the first time.