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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.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

Opened: Thursday 17 to Wednesday 23 April 2014

Director: Carlos Saldanha

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx

Certificate G-13 142 min   -   Action - Adventure - Fantasy

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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    Holy Saturday 2014: Date, History and Traditions

    Holy Saturday 2014: Date, History and Traditions

    Saturday, April 19 is Holy Saturday, the final day of Lent and Holy Week, which is a solemn day preceding the joyous Easter holiday. Holy Saturday is a quiet day when Christians commemorate the death of Christ and anticipate his... Read more

    Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Strikes Rattles Mexican Capital, Shakes Nearby Resort City

    Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Strikes Rattles Mexican Capital, Shakes Nearby Resort City

    The quake shook Mexico City for at least 30 seconds, with buildings swaying as people fled high rises and took to the streets. Because of the Easter holiday, that city... Read more

    Ricky Martin will perform at this year’s Life Ball in Vienna on May 31.

    Ricky Martin will perform at this year’s Life Ball in Vienna on May 31.

    The annual event will feature the world of male models with a host of ripped Adonises, beguiling beaus, wild boys and sensual charmers, strutting their stuff in the first Male... Read more

    Tourism in Puerto Vallarta - Mexico Beaches

    Tourism in Puerto Vallarta - Mexico Beaches

    Marina Puerto Vallarta:It is 15 minutes from downtown and 5 minutes from the International Airport G. Diaz in a resort premier Golf Club 18 holes, water park, 5 star hotels... Read more

    Replica World Cup trophies seized in anti-piracy swoop

    Replica World Cup trophies seized in anti-piracy swoop

    A total of 1,020 unauthorized FIFA World Cup soccer trophies were intercepted on Wednesday by the customs office in Yiwu, Zhejiang province. Officials have recently moved to strengthen intellectual property protection... Read more

    Mexico City Hit By Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake

    Mexico City Hit By Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake

    A strong magnitude 7.4 earthquake has been felt in Mexico's capital, shaking buildings and sending people running into the street. The quake was centered in the western state of Guerrero, north... Read more

    Record Number Of Birds Sighted In The Riviera Nayarit

    Record Number Of Birds Sighted In The Riviera Nayarit

    San Blas registered 266 birds during a game played by professional birdwatchers where they register as many birds as each team sees or hears during a contiguous 24-hour period. Every year... Read more

    Why 'Good Friday'?

    Why 'Good Friday'?

    The term 'Good Friday' may sound strange to many people considering what had actually happened on that day. Many wouldn't believe that the day Jesus was crucified should be called... Read more

    Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel laureate writer, dies aged 87

    Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel laureate writer, dies aged 87

    Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died in Mexico aged 87, his family says. Garcia Marquez was considered one of the greatest Spanish-language authors, best known for his masterpiece... Read more

    Tequila Tour Puerto Vallarta

    Tequila Tour Puerto Vallarta

    Discover real Mexican traditions at our Tequila Tour. The Leyva family will personally take you through the cooking, fermenting, distilling and aging process of the Blue Agave. Then sit back and... Read more

    The History Behind The Holy Thursday Before Easter

    The History Behind The Holy Thursday Before Easter

    Maundy Thursday is observed by Christians on the Thursday before Easter, which falls this year on April 17. "Holy Thursday," as it is also commonly known, marks the Last Supper... Read more

    La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Takes A Big Step Within The Premium Market

    La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Takes A Big Step Within The Premium Market

    Vallarta Gardens Resort & Spa inaugurated the new Reef Collection villas with an investment of approximately $25 million, which will include the construction of 16 new villas as well as... 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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    Replica World Cup trophies seized in anti-piracy swoop

    Replica World Cup trophies seized in anti-piracy swoop

    A total of 1,020 unauthorized FIFA World Cup soccer trophies were intercepted on Wednesday by the customs office in Yiwu, Zhejiang province. Officials have recently moved to strengthen intellectual property protection related to the World Cup in Brazil in June and July. The replica trophies, which were to be exported to Libya, were found by customs agents during a routine check. A representative...

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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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    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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    Tourism in Puerto Vallarta - Mexico Beaches

    Tourism in Puerto Vallarta - Mexico Beaches

    Marina Puerto Vallarta:
    It is 15 minutes from downtown and 5 minutes from the International Airport G. Diaz in a resort premier Golf Club 18 holes, water park, 5 star hotels and Gran Turismo. Marina Vallarta is home to anchor yachts, sailboats and fishing boats. Surrounded by shops, art galleries, cafes and restaurants, has a capacity of about 400 boats. NEW MARINA VALLARTA: Located in the residential...

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    Why 'Good Friday'?

    Why 'Good Friday'?

    The term 'Good Friday' may sound strange to many people considering what had actually happened on that day. Many wouldn't believe that the day Jesus was crucified should be called 'Good', but there are theories explaining how it possibly started. One school of thought theorizes that Good Friday stems from the words "God's Friday", while others think that the word 'good' would simply be interpreted...

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    Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel laureate writer, dies aged 87

    Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel laureate writer, dies aged 87

    Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died in Mexico aged 87, his family says. Garcia Marquez was considered one of the greatest Spanish-language authors, best known for his masterpiece of magic realism, One Hundred Years of Solitude. The 1967 novel sold more than 30m copies and he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982. Garcia Marquez had been ill and had made...

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    Tequila Tour Puerto Vallarta

    Tequila Tour Puerto Vallarta

    Discover real Mexican traditions at our Tequila Tour. The Leyva family will personally take you through the cooking, fermenting, distilling and aging process of the Blue Agave. Then sit back and sample our different grades of Tequila and delicious Tequila liquors (almond, coffee, and mandarin). The Leyva family welcomes you to the first Tequila factory in the Bay of Banderas.
    At our Tequila...

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    La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Takes A Big Step Within The Premium Market

    La Cruz de Huanacaxtle Takes A Big Step Within The Premium Market

    Vallarta Gardens Resort & Spa inaugurated the new Reef Collection villas with an investment of approximately $25 million, which will include the construction of 16 new villas as well as others in the Coral and Sky Garden collections; a spa and a gym are also planned, in addition to the Sea Star group of villas.
    Vallarta Gardens Resort & Spa inaugurated its new Reef Collection villas in...

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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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    Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Strikes Rattles Mexican Capital, Shakes Nearby Resort City

    Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Strikes Rattles Mexican Capital, Shakes Nearby Resort City

    The quake shook Mexico City for at least 30 seconds, with buildings swaying as people fled high rises and took to the streets. Because of the Easter holiday, that city was less crowded than usual.
    ACAPULCO, Mexico — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports...

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    Holy Saturday 2014: Date, History and Traditions

    Holy Saturday 2014: Date, History and Traditions

    Saturday, April 19 is Holy Saturday, the final day of Lent and Holy Week, which is a solemn day preceding the joyous Easter holiday.
    Holy Saturday is a quiet day when Christians commemorate the death of Christ and anticipate his resurrection.
    Holy Saturday, also known as the Easter Vigil, used to be a day for fasting. According to the Catholic Encyclopedia, "In the early Church, this was...

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    Mexico City Hit By Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake

    Mexico City Hit By Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake

    A strong magnitude 7.4 earthquake has been felt in Mexico's capital, shaking buildings and sending people running into the street. The quake was centered in the western state of Guerrero, north of the beach resort of Acapulco, the US Geological Survey said. There is no immediate word of damage or casualties. Mexico City is vulnerable earthquakes because much of it sits atop the muddy sediments of...

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    Ricky Martin will perform at this year’s Life Ball in Vienna on May 31.

    Ricky Martin will perform at this year’s Life Ball in Vienna on May 31.

    The annual event will feature the world of male models with a host of ripped Adonises, beguiling beaus, wild boys and sensual charmers, strutting their stuff in the first Male Fashion Show of the Life Ball, presented by L’Uomo Vogue. Under the aegis of Franca Sozzani – Editor of Vogue Italia, L’Uomo Vogue, Condé Nast Italy Editorial Director and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Fashion4Development...

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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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