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First non-Pemex gas station in Puerto Peñasco

By at July 13, 2018 | 10:05 pm | 0 Comment

One of the big reforms undertaken during the administration of Mexican President Enrique Pena Neto involved allowing gas stations other than government monopoly Pemex to operate freely.A British Petroleum, or BP station has opened on Boulevard Benito Juarez in what was formerly a Pemex location. This is the first non-Pemex station in town ever.There were many

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Roger Clyne and January Jam coming Up!

By at November 16, 2017 | 9:11 pm | 0 Comment

Friday, January 12th is the next official gig of Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers here in Rocky Point.The January Jam is known as more intimate affair than the Summer time Circus Mexicus. JJ’s Cantina is where most of the action has traditionally taken place. The whole thing started 10 years ago when the group put together their album Turbo Ocho with sessions right

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Ballet Folklórico on the Malecon

By at August 3, 2017 | 9:40 pm | 0 Comment

Tuesday, August 1st will see visiting dancers performing the best of traditional Mexican dance. The Ballet Folklórico de Osome del Estate de Mexico will perform dances from all over the country, beginning at 8pm.The event is free to the public. and is sponsored by the Colegio Americano

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Cabalgata 2017

By at May 9, 2017 | 4:16 pm | 0 Comment

The ride commemorates an April journey made by some Mexicali cowboys  looking for support to build a coastal highway. During that trip the group faced  setbacks along the road crossing the desert. At the half way point, they asked for help, and a rescue crew came from Peñasco to assist the Baja Californians.The original 10 riders decided to make it a yearly event.

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U.S. Navy sending dolphins to help rescue endangered Vaquita Marina

By at January 7, 2017 | 6:45 pm | 0 Comment

The waters west of Rocky Point over to San Felipe are home to one of the world’s most endangered porpoises. Only around 60 of the Vaquita Marina, or Little Sea Cow, are thought to remain in the wild.Fishing nets are the problem. The Vaquita get tangled in them.With the help of environmental groups, the Mexican government has been attempting to save the remaining

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4 great outdoor events coming to Rocky Point

By at October 8, 2016 | 3:17 pm | 0 Comment

Now is the perfect time to be in Rocky Point. Days in the mid-80's, sunny skies, water temps just right.All the usual Rocky Point possibilities - beach time, banana boats, ATV desert rides - are still an option. But this month, LOTS of cool things are happening that you won't want to miss.Here are 5 that make the most of Rocky Point´s great outdoors.1. Rock

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Hobie North American Championship, 2016

By at August 12, 2016 | 8:40 pm | 0 Comment

The 2016 Hobie North American Championship! This year it will be held in beautiful, windy and sunny Puerto Penasco in Mexico! Our hosts for this amazing event are the Hobie Class Association of North America in affiliation with Tucson Hobie Fleet 514 and Phoenix Hobie Fleet 66.October 8th through 14th is the date for this year's regatta event in Rocky Point. With

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