Galería Contempo Announces Miriam Pérez Opening
: Nov 20, 2012
Galería Contempo begins their seasonal artist openings with an exhibition of works in bronze, fused glass and ceramic by acclaimed Mexican artist, Miriam Pérez. A cocktail reception will take place on Friday, November 23 from 6 - 10 pm.
New Ongoing Mexican Fiesta, Announced
: Nov 14, 2012
The Vallarta Centro A.C. association, in conjunction with Jalisco’s Tourism Secretary, Puerto Vallarta’s Tourism Bureau, and the municipality’s Tourism and Culture Departments, has announced a new, bi-weekly Fiesta Mexicana, to take place on Wednesday evenings at Lázaro Cárdenas Plaza in Colonia Emiliano Zapata, from 7 - 11 pm.
The Palm Cabaret and Bar Kicks Off New Season
: Nov 12, 2012
From Broadway legend and Tony Nominee, Sharon McNight, to the hilarious Emmy-Award winning Leslie Jordan (Will and Grace, The Help) telling his “Stories I Can’t Tell My Mama,” to local singer, Jorge Acosta, The Palm Cabaret has many surprises, musical treats and laughs in store for you this season.
Ambos Galeria to Feature Abstract Art Exhibition
: Nov 6, 2012From November 9 to December 7, Galeria Ambos will feature an exhibition of abstract art by Ottawa artist, Jean-Paul Miner. A self-taught artist, Miner has recently begun dividing his time between Canada and Puerto Vallarta.
Paco Ojeda to Offer Opera Introductory Lecture Series
: Oct 22, 2012
Vallarta Lifestyles’ Managing Editor Paco Ojeda has volunteered to offer free introductory lectures, in English and Spanish, as a complement to the Live in HD opera series broadcast from The Metropolitan Opera in New York, now available in Puerto Vallarta. The first broadcast to be featured will be Giuseppe Verdi’s Otello, this coming Saturday, October 27, at 12 pm.
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.