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Salsa Mambo Festival 2014

The second edition of Mambo Salsa Fest is an important showcase for companies or individuals who wish, be a great opportunity to perform on our stage!

Mexico’s Puerto Vallarta hosts its first FIVB Beach Volleyball Open

Puerto Vallarta, the Pacific Ocean resort city on Mexico’s west coast is preparing to host its first FIVB Beach Volleyball international event when the double-gender FIVB Puerto Vallarta Open is held May 6-11.

The Perfect Sunday Brunch

April 1st - Sundays are the best days to spend with family and friends, relax, go out, eat good food, listen to some good music or spend the day at the beach. Sheraton Hotel, with their famous Sunday Brunch offers all this to any visitor or resident of the bay.

And the Chili Cook-Off Winners Are...

This past Saturday, March 29 from 1-5 pm, American Legion and Navy League of Vallarta held the 2nd Annual Charity Chili Cook-Off at El Rio Bar and Grill alongside the Cuale River in Paso Ancho. The family-friendly Cook-Off featured more than 15 recipes from a broad range of sponsors, including local restaurants, pubs and individual cooks.

Puerto Vallarta Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week in Puerto Vallarta has been held yearly since 2005. The event is actually celebrated over 17 days, from May 15 to 31.

The American School of Puerto Vallarta Proudly Presents The Wizard of Oz!

We are very excited to present this musical classic that has inspired generations and hasn't been presented at the American School in over 10 years.

Puerto Vallarta Bugambilia Festival

The Bugambilia Festival, sponsored by the Puerto Vallarta Garden Club, is dedicated to improving the beauty of Puerto Vallarta

Cinemex - Vallarta Movies

CineMex has the finest in Quality movies.  The Magic of Cinema.

Rio 2 (2014)

Opened: Thursday 10 to Wednesday 16 April 2014

Director: Carlos Saldanha

Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Jemaine Clement, Andy Garcia

Certificate G-13 101 min   -   Animation - Adventure - Comedy - Family

1st Luv in Art Festival: The Details Inside the Details

March 24th - Months of preparation for the 1st Annual Luv in Art Festival featuring Kyle Lind has finally seen the light of day this past Saturday 22nd at Yelapa beach with great success!

Kourtney Kardashian To Tie The Knot In The Riviera Nayarit?

After a lengthy relationship and two children, Scott Disick and Kourtney Kardashian have announced they are now engaged. Though no date has been set, rumors are swirling around a wedding to take place in Casa Aramara Punta Mita.

Jalisco Reaches Cruise Tourism Agreements

March 12 - Enrique Ramos Flores, head of the Ministry of Tourism of Jalisco (SECTURJAL) held several working meetings yesterday morning with Michelle Page, president of the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), and three directors of the major shipping companies in the world.

 

Open Water Selection at Puerto Vallarta Boardwalk

Puerto Vallarta - On March 8th, the Open Water Selection event took place in front of the Malecon in Puerto Vallarta, where athletes from different places of the country such as Baja California, Colima, Nayarit, Aguascalientes, Zacatecas, Estado de Mexico and Nuevo Leon competed. The categories of the competition included Child and Master.

Christina Aguilera Shines Brightly in the Riviera Nayarit

The singer/songwriter’s boyfriend surprised her with a beautiful engagement ring in Punta de Mita in the Riviera Nayarit according to the picture she posted herself on her Twitter account.

Five hundred attendees to the Mexorc regatta are expected in March

The Mexican Ocean Racing Circuit (Mexorc), will be carried out in Puerto Vallarta from March 23rd to 29th as one of the most important world class events in the sailing environment of the west coast in the American Continent; for its 2014 edition, around 70 ships are expected with more than 500 competitors, visitors and spectators.

Vallarta ArtWalk

Art WalkPuerto Vallarta has positioned itself as a vibrant center of creation, exhibition and promotion of art. The ArtWalk or Caminata del Arte is an important contribution to the cultural scene of this city. The ArtWalk will be carried out every Wednesday from 6 to 10 at night, from October 30th 2013 to May 28th 2014.

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    San Pancho Presents Beach Art Inspired By The Riviera Nayarit

    San Pancho Presents Beach Art Inspired By The Riviera Nayarit

    Artist Miguel Méndez will present his work during Holy Week and Easter, all of which was inspired by the beaches of Nayarit. The showing will be held at Bodega 3; this exhibit will kick off its new permanent dedication to... Read more

    Old Calendar: Wednesday of Holy Week

    Old Calendar: Wednesday of Holy Week

    Wednesday is known as Spy Wednesday because on this day Judas made a bargain with the high priest to betray Jesus for 30 silver pieces (Matt 26:14-16; Mark 14:10-11; Luke... Read more

    Are these oarfish in Mexico predicting an earthquake? Tourists film TWO live oarfish trying to beach…

    Are these oarfish in Mexico predicting an earthquake? Tourists film TWO live oarfish trying to beach themselves

    An amazing new video shows two oarfish swimming just offshore in Mexico to the delight of ecotourists on a kayaking tour. The video, taken last March, shows the pair of... Read more

    Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck off South Korea

    Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck off South Korea

    (CNN) -- Military dive teams worked the dark, cold waters of the Yellow Sea on Wednesday night in a desperate effort to find nearly 300 people who remained missing after... Read more

    Blood moon: Sky gazers mesmerized as red hue lights up night sky

    Blood moon: Sky gazers mesmerized as red hue lights up night sky

    Los Angeles (CNN) -- Sky gazers caught a glimpse of the "blood moon" crossing the Earth's shadow Tuesday in all its splendor. The moon took on a reddish hue as it... Read more

    The Holy Monday

     The Holy Monday

    Holy Week - Day 2: Monday Jesus Clears the Temple The Holy Monday is the second day of the week in which the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ are... Read more

    San Blas’ Traditional Birders Come Home To “Roost”

    San Blas’ Traditional Birders Come Home To “Roost”

    For the past three years, the birding groups from England, the United States and Mexico that had come to San Blas for 30 years had been taking their binoculars elsewhere... Read more

    Tapatia Sworn In As U.S. Small Business Administration Secretary

    Tapatia Sworn In As U.S. Small Business Administration Secretary

    Vice President Joe Biden swore in Maria Contreras-Sweet, the founder of a Los Angeles community bank, as head of the Small Business Administration on Monday. Contreras-Sweet is the third Latina ever... Read more

    Legal Reforms We Think You Should Know About

    Legal Reforms We Think You Should Know About

    We have no intention of boring you with technical legal reforms that will have no effect on you; however, there were numerous legal reforms in 2013 —especially in December— that... Read more

    Palm Sunday

    Palm Sunday

    Christians are in the midst of celebrating Lent or the 40 days before Easter. Palm Sunday falls on the Sunday before Easter and marks the start of Holy Week. Here's... Read more

    20 Mothers Completed The Course of 'Buen Trato'

    20 Mothers Completed The Course of  'Buen Trato'

    Adriana Hernandez, Lola Martinez Gil and Nancy shared their experiences and made the course more practical and dynamic, favoring the integration of the group. The president of the System for Integral... Read more

     
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    Blood moon: Sky gazers mesmerized as red hue lights up night sky

    Blood moon: Sky gazers mesmerized as red hue lights up night sky

    Los Angeles (CNN) -- Sky gazers caught a glimpse of the "blood moon" crossing the Earth's shadow Tuesday in all its splendor. The moon took on a reddish hue as it appeared in different phases between 2 and 4:30 a.m. ET.
    In North and South America, where the blood moon was most prominent, observers pointed at the spectacle with binoculars, telescopes and cellphones. Depending on time zones, it...

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    Palm Sunday

    Palm Sunday

    Christians are in the midst of celebrating Lent or the 40 days before Easter. Palm Sunday falls on the Sunday before Easter and marks the start of Holy Week. Here's what you need to know about the holiday that started because of deep reverence for Jesus Christ. When Jesus entered into the holy city of Jerusalem, his followers placed palms in his path in the form of reverence. A huge crowd assembled,...

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    Cruz Roja Mexicana (Mexican Red Cross)

    Cruz Roja Mexicana (Mexican Red Cross)

    The Red Cross of Mexico functions 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Like the American and Canadian Red Cross, it assists at disasters, but additionally acts as an Emergency Medical Service. By Mexican law, it is the only organization, outside of big cities, authorized to render first aid to anyone injured in an auto accident or in the commission of a crime. As early as 1898, the Spanish Red Cross...

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    YOG DV Qual Event, Day 1: China and Mexico dominate in Guadalajara

    YOG DV Qual Event, Day 1: China and Mexico dominate in Guadalajara

    YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES The fresh faces of diving gathered in Guadalajara (MEX) for the FINA Diving Qualifying Event for the Youth Olympic Games, which will be organised in Nanjing (CHN) from August 16-28, 2014, revealing to the world diving's next generation of stars. Diving powerhouses China and Mexico dominated the first day of competition, where the competitors showed their talent to earn a spot...

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    Open Water Swimming Competition, Announced

    Open Water Swimming Competition, Announced

    The third annual Open Water Swimming Competition organized by NadoSeguro (www.nadoseguro.com) has been announced, and will take place on April 27 in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Riviera Nayarit. The event is open to amateur and professional athletes of all ages. Children 7 to 20 will make a 500 m lap; ages 11 and 12 will swim 1.250 km.; ages 13 and 14 will swim 2.5 km, and amateurs 15 and older will be...

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    Jalisco's Swimming Team to Train in Puerto Vallarta

    Jalisco's Swimming Team to Train in Puerto Vallarta

    'Sea level offers better conditions for competition', Meneses, said president of the Swimming Association Jalisco swim selection consists of 62 swimmers.

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    Everything Is Set For The 2014 Gala Vallarta-Nayarit

    Everything Is Set For The 2014 Gala Vallarta-Nayarit

    This 21st edition will bring together 82 hotels from the Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, with an expected three thousand business appointments to be arranged among them. The Riviera Nayarit and the Puerto Vallarta convention and visitors bureaus are all set to host the 21st annual Gala Vallarta-Nayarit business expo. There are an expected 73 wholesaler agencies expected for 2014 that will meet...

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    The VIII Jalisco-Nayarit Wine Fest Almost Here

    The VIII Jalisco-Nayarit Wine Fest Almost Here

    This year’s festival kicks off the 8th edition of the region’s culinary and wine fest showcasing 11 independent restaurants plus 6 more affiliated with hotels in Puerto Vallarta and the Riviera Nayarit.

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    Luv In Art Festival: Kyle Lind

    Luv In Art Festival: Kyle Lind

    It’s All in The Process Process art may be a new term to most of us but in the mind of Kyle August Lind it is a lifetime study, and he has lent his hand to the perfection of a method of expression that almost defies explanation.

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    Jalisco children were Legislators for one day

    Jalisco children were Legislators for one day

    Students stated that they did not belong to any political party Pupils in 40 primary filled the Legislature with their proposals requests and concerns Children of 40 prominent primary led to the Legislature its proposal their requests and concerns. This for Wednesday in the framework of the month of April when we commemorate the day of the child 39 children sat in the seats and made the times of...

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    Ramón Guerrero strengthens its support for farmers in Puerto Vallarta

    Ramón Guerrero strengthens its support for farmers in Puerto Vallarta

    Members of the group said that after more than seven years, and a mayor's visit shows his support for this sector The members of the Livestock Association Puerto Vallarta, thanked the support and commitment of the mayor, Ramón Guerrero Martinez, who through its President Mr. Armando Villasenor is the first mayor acknowledged that after more than 7 years this partnership visit endorse the support...

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    Mauro Rubio is Named New Head of Crime Prevention

    Mauro Rubio is Named New Head of Crime Prevention

    He said that new projects will come this year thanks to the resources that were given to this area by the Grant Security Municipalities (SUBSEMUN) In order to strengthen the work done in the field of crime prevention, Mauro Rigoberto Rubio Pérez was appointed new head of this important area and will have the task of fully work with the company to generate a culture of prevention and denunciation...

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    San Pancho Presents Beach Art Inspired By The Riviera Nayarit

    San Pancho Presents Beach Art Inspired By The Riviera Nayarit

    Artist Miguel Méndez will present his work during Holy Week and Easter, all of which was inspired by the beaches of Nayarit. The showing will be held at Bodega 3; this exhibit will kick off its new permanent dedication to expos. San Pancho, the Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit, together with the San Pancho Collective, invites the general public to the expo titled “Graphic Activism, Art on...

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    Old Calendar: Wednesday of Holy Week

    Old Calendar: Wednesday of Holy Week

    Wednesday is known as Spy Wednesday because on this day Judas made a bargain with the high priest to betray Jesus for 30 silver pieces (Matt 26:14-16; Mark 14:10-11; Luke 22:1-6). In Poland, the young people throw an effigy of Judas from the top of a church steeple. Then it is dragged through the village amidst hurling sticks and stones. What remains of the effigy is drowned in a nearby stream or pond. This...

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    San Blas’ Traditional Birders Come Home To “Roost”

    San Blas’ Traditional Birders Come Home To “Roost”

    For the past three years, the birding groups from England, the United States and Mexico that had come to San Blas for 30 years had been taking their binoculars elsewhere. Now they’re back, thanks in large part to James Currie’s productions in the area. San Blas has been world-famous for years for its endemic and migratory populations, which is why different birding groups and companies dedicated...

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    The Holy Monday

     The Holy Monday


    Holy Week - Day 2: Monday Jesus Clears the Temple The Holy Monday is the second day of the week in which the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ are commemorated." The Easter Monday as the Catholic liturgy recalls the passage of the Anointing at Bethany, and the story of the events that occurred on Easter Monday and the expulsion of the merchants from the Temple of Jerusalem. As...

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    Legal Reforms We Think You Should Know About

    Legal Reforms We Think You Should Know About

    We have no intention of boring you with technical legal reforms that will have no effect on you; however, there were numerous legal reforms in 2013 —especially in December— that involve you as a foreigner living in or visiting Mexico this year. Since the reforms were massive, we will not cover each in detail. If you would like more detail about any of them, please do not hesitate to contact your...

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    RCI Seminar Strengthens International Relations

    RCI Seminar Strengthens International Relations

    The training sessions held at the RCI call centers in Indianapolis and Salt Lake City not only increased the destination’s promotion within the United States, but also with the millions of members the company has around the world.
    The Riviera Nayarit and the Puerto Vallarta convention and visitors bureaus together visited the cities of Indianapolis and Salt Lake City at the end of March as...

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    Surveillance of Easter Week 2014 Is Ready in Jalisco

    Surveillance of Easter Week 2014 Is Ready in Jalisco

    Permanent patrols will be conducted on road sections Civil Protection will carry out the security operation from April 12 to 27 Puerto Vallarta presented today the Preventive Operating Easter 2014 holidays. Civil and Fire Protection of Jalisco implemented in the sights from Saturday April 12 to Sunday 27 the same month. The State Unit of Civil Protection Fire of Jalisco (UEPCBJ).  In coordination...

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    Puerto Vallarta Prepares for 2014 Hurricane Season

    Puerto Vallarta Prepares for 2014 Hurricane Season

    Towns all along the Mexican Pacific Coast are 'battening down the hatches' in preparation for this year's hurricane season, which is predicted to be rather stormy. Since 2014 will be unique in terms of maritime phenomena, with five high intensity hurricanes expected to affect the Mexican Pacific Coast this year, Mexico's Secretary General Arturo Zamora Jimenez recently met with Jalisco State security...

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    Sheraton Buganvilias' Earth Hour

    Sheraton Buganvilias' Earth Hour

    March 31st - Last Saturday, March 29th, many people, businesses and government agencies in Puerto Vallarta dedicated one hour the environment during Earth Hour 2014, amongst those people was the staff of Sheraton Buganvilias, who not only turned off non essential lights between 8:30 and 9:30 in the evening, but also spent the entire day doing activities to help the immediate environment.

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    Are these oarfish in Mexico predicting an earthquake? Tourists film TWO live oarfish trying to beach themselves

    Are these oarfish in Mexico predicting an earthquake? Tourists film TWO live oarfish trying to beach themselves

    An amazing new video shows two oarfish swimming just offshore in Mexico to the delight of ecotourists on a kayaking tour. The video, taken last March, shows the pair of fish possibly about to beach themselves. Oarfish are rarely sighted and legend associates their apparition near the surface with earthquake prediction. Ecotourists kayaking in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico, have captured an incredibly...

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    Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck off South Korea

    Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck off South Korea

    (CNN) -- Military dive teams worked the dark, cold waters of the Yellow Sea on Wednesday night in a desperate effort to find nearly 300 people who remained missing after the ferry they were taking to a South Korean island resort sank with breathtaking speed. Officials said four people were known dead and at least 164 had been rescued after the ferry Sewol swiftly listed and then capsized off the southwest...

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    Tapatia Sworn In As U.S. Small Business Administration Secretary

    Tapatia Sworn In As U.S. Small Business Administration Secretary

    Vice President Joe Biden swore in Maria Contreras-Sweet, the founder of a Los Angeles community bank, as head of the Small Business Administration on Monday. Contreras-Sweet is the third Latina ever to hold a Cabinet position. Before the vice president swore in Contreras-Sweet, President Barack Obama praised her as someone who “knows first-hand the challenges that small businesses go through.” He...

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