Toys for Tots Vallarta Announces Holiday Fundraiser
: Nov 26, 2014
Toys for Tots Vallarta is pleased to announce the 15th consecutive year of fundraising to purchase toys for local needy children on Three Kings Day, the traditional gift-giving day in Mexico. The agency has averaged more than 8,000 toys per year over the past 14 years, and certainly hope to reach at least this level in 2014.
Flamenco Dance Gala Announced at Teatro Vallarta
: Nov 26, 2014
Puerto Vallarta residents and visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy a world-class flamenco performance at Teatro Vallarta on December 17 and 18, as recently announced by RAS Arte y Cultura, a cultural promotion company specialized in this fascinating form of Spanish folk music and dance from Andalusia
International Surfing Association Chooses Sayulita as Host in 2015
: Nov 19, 2014
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has just announced that the 2015 ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship (WSUPPC) will take place in Sayulita, Riviera Nayarit, on May 10 - 17, 2015. This will be the first time that Mexico hosts the event.
Kim Kuzma Returns to the Red Room Cabaret
: Nov 19, 2014
Act II Entertainment has announced the seasonal return of Canadian performer Kim Kuzma, who returns to the entertainment complex’s Red Room Cabaret with two weekly shows. Kuzma’s extensive vocal range and sassy stage presence have earned her a reputation as a dynamic performer.
The Palm Launches Season with Spencer Day and Greater Tuna
: Nov 12, 2014
The Palm Cabaret and Bar recently announced the return of popular contemporary jazz singer and songwriter, Spencer Day, opening on Monday, November 17 at 7 pm, and the debut of ‘Greater Tuna’ starring Tracy Parks and Chaz Weathers, opening on Wednesday, November 19 at 7 pm.
List of Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival Artists Increases
: Nov 12, 2014
The inaugural Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival will take place December 12 - 14 in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, both destinations welcoming 20 acts that will appear at the festival, including Americana rockers, the BoDeans, blues favorites, Fabulous Thunderbirds, and many more artists.
Annual Pet Picnic Returns
: Nov 11, 2014
A favorite among Puerto Vallarta pet owners, the 9th Annual Pet Picnic has been announced to take place on Saturday, December 6 at 11 am. Daiquiri Dick’s Restaurant will once again host the event, an annual fiesta for pets and their owners that provides a wonderful opportunity to meet other like-minded individuals, while contributing to a good cause.
Vallarta Garden Club Announces First Fall Meeting
: Nov 10, 2014
Ready to jumpstart their seasonal activities, the Vallarta Garden Club has just announced their first meeting, to take place on Thursday, November 20 at Coco’s Kitchen in Amapas. The Vallarta Garden Club’s mission is to beautify and protect the environment through civic planting projects, and educational and horticultural programs.
Glass Artist José Strimling in Residence at Mundo de Cristal
: Nov 4, 2014
The popular glass shop Mundo de Cristal will host renowned glass artist José Strimling November 14 to December 12, during which time the artist’s unique work will be available for purchase. The artist will be on hand to interact with the public.
Hacienda San Angel Announces Annual Evening Under the Stars
: Oct 31, 2014
Hacienda San Angel has just announced Saturday, November 29 as the date for their annual “Evening Under the Stars,” a gala fundraiser for the SPCA de PV, a local non-profit dedicated to fund and promote sterilization, adoption and healthcare efforts for companion animals in the Puerto Vallarta area.
Colectika Launches Season with Day of the Day Art
: Oct 29, 2014
Galeria Colectika has just announced a special exhibition this week, showcasing art inspired by Day of the Dead. They have erected a traditional Day of the Dead altar in the gallery, which will be complemented with outstanding selections of Mexican folk art with the traditional Catrina
as subject matter.
Benefit Breakfast Announced
: Oct 29, 2014
Bravos Restaurant Bar, a relatively new restaurant in Colonia Emiliano Zapata, has just announced a Breakfast for a Good Cause to take place on Friday, November 7 at 10 am. The suggested donation is $250 pesos per person, and 60% of all proceeds will be donated to Corazón de Niña.
El Arrayán Celebrates Sor Juana for Day of the Dead
: Oct 22, 2014
If you’ve wondered about the identity of the Mexican icon that graces our country’s $200 peso bills, you can learn about her at El Arrayán during Mexico’s upcoming Day of the Dead celebration, October 30 - November 2.
Act II’s La Voz de Vallarta Returns for a Second Season
: Oct 8, 2014La Voz de Vallarta
, a local singing talent competition, has just announced auditions for its second annual edition, to take place at the Stages theater in Colonia Emiliano Zapata. La Voz de Vallarta drew local and expat contestants and an equally diverse audience to attend weekly installments after which finalist winners were announced.
San Pancho Celebrates Patron Saint Feasts
: Oct 1, 2014
The annual patron saint fiestas in San Pancho kicked off on Friday, September 26 and continue through October 4. As in past years, the festivities take place in the town’s main plaza, known as Plaza del Sol
, and will include a broad range of events from sports to religious, artistic and cultural happenings.
Vista Vallarta Golf Club Announces Friday Skins Games
: Sep 24, 2014
Vista Vallarta Golf Club has just announced their October Friday Skins Game series. For five weeks, the club will be hosting a Shot-Gun Skins game on Fridays at 2 pm.
Met Opera Broadcasts Return to Teatro Vallarta
: Sep 24, 2014
New York’s Metropolitan Opera has announced the 2014-15 season of Live in HD
, the Met’s Emmy and Peabody Award-winning live performance transmissions to movie theaters around the world, with ten feature presentations. For the third consecutive year, Teatro Vallarta will be presenting the transmissions, which take place on Saturday afternoons.
Teatro Vallarta Announces Free History of Opera Lecture
: Sep 10, 2014
Teatro Vallarta has just announced a free Introduction and History of Opera
lecture, to take place on its premises on Saturday, October 4. The 90-minute event, presented by Vallarta Lifestyles
Managing Editor, Paco Ojeda, will be offered at 4 pm in Spanish and 5:30 in English.
El Arrayán Announces Seasonal Cooking Classes
: Aug 27, 2014
Acclaimed restaurant El Arrayán has just announced that the will resume their popular traditional Mexican cooking classes on October 6. Owner/Chef Carmen Porras and Chef Alfonso Corona have planned over 35 recipes from diverse regions throughout Mexico for classes this season.
San Pancho’s Sinergiarte Announces Festival, Fundraising Campaign
: Aug 22, 2014
Sinergiarte, the annual San Pancho art festival organized every December by Colectivo San Pancho (their art collective) has launched a fundraising campaign to ensure that their upcoming festival will take place successfully. This year’s dates are December 20 - 28.