Browsing Month February, 2016

Viva Peñasco! Fiesta and Culture

By at February 23, 2016 | 12:50 am | 0 Comment

Viva Peñasco, Fiesta and CultureThe streets around Calle 13 will be full this coming weekend of February 26th through 28th with the very first Viva Peñasco Celebration. A party for the pueblo, highlights will include Bandas all three nights.Although Carnaval has passed, this event is Carnaval like. Things will kick off with a parade of decorated floats. Winners

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207Mile Ride for charity

By at February 23, 2016 | 12:26 am | 0 Comment

Cyclists came together for a two day trek from west Phoenix all the way to Rocky Point in the 3rd annual 207Mile Ride. This is a fund raising affair for 1mission. This group of caring individuals build houses for the less fortunate in Puerto Peñasco, and even Central America.The 1mission group has a compound a few miles out of Rocky Point. This is where approximately

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Skate Park coming to Rocky Point

By at February 23, 2016 | 12:16 am | 0 Comment

 Press ReleasePuerto Peñasco, Sonora. February 19, 2016. Thanks to an alliance between the City Administration and Levi Strauss & Co., Puerto Peñasco plans to build a top notch “skate park” in the coming months, announced Mayor Kiko Munro.Munro indicated land at the corner of Calle 18 and Plutarco Elías Calles has been donated so the project

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Mexico Children’s Foundation Fundraiser

By at February 16, 2016 | 2:49 pm | 0 Comment

The Mexico Children’s Foundation announces the date of the annual 200.4 Mile Walk to Raise Funds and Awareness. Scottsdale, AZ. USASteve Schwab, Founder and President of the Mexico Children’s Foundation, announced today the date of the annual walk to raise funds and awareness for the needs of children in Mexico. The Mexico Children’s Foundation is a non-profit

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Rocky Point to be part of International Jazz Day Celebration

By at February 5, 2016 | 10:45 pm | 0 Comment

Jazz is coming back to Rocky Point on April 23rd. Phoenix promoter, publisher, and himself a Jazz sax player, William “Doc” Jones is organizing a music event in conjunction with Rocky Point’s Department of Art and Culture. Doc has been making Phoenix a part of International Jazz Day for the last few years, and now wants to share the music with Mexico.2016 is the

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2016 North American Hobie Class Association Sailing Championships

By at February 5, 2016 | 10:34 pm | 0 Comment

The 2016 North American Hobie Class Association Championships have been awarded to the Arizona Hobie fleets – Fleet 514 in Tucson and Fleet 66 in Phoenix, and sailors from all over North America, from Guatemala to Puerto Rico to Canada will compete in this sanctioned international five day regatta from October 10th to 14th. The races will be held off the beach in

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Cedo contest for High school kids

By at February 5, 2016 | 10:31 pm | 0 Comment

The Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans (CEDO), in collaboration with the San Diego Zoo, invite Jr. high and high school students from coastal communities in the northern Gulf of California in both Baja California and Sonora to participate in CEDO’s 20th Environmental Contest entitled “Fishing for the future: Ecosystem is the Key.” The goal of

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