Rocky Point to be part of International Jazz Day CelebrationJazz 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
This past sunny Saturday afternoon we saw the first installment of the Tianguis Cultural at the top of the Malecon. Tianguis are open air markets that have taken place in Mexico since the time of the Aztecs. This one is about bringing together Puerto Peñasco’s artists to work out in the open and create an art scene.Pushing to make this a reality is Guillermo
Rock Point will be visited by bands coming down from Phoenix the next two weekends. From the Malecon to Resort Row on Sandy Beach, it's going to be rock, rock, and more rock.Beach Bums continues bringing musicians to their stage. In the heart of the Malecon, Beach Bums has hosted Ruca,The Black Moods, Matt Ferris, and others. Every weekend, the house Band Hijos de
Photos by Richrd Scott for RockyPoint.comThis November 20th marks the 105th anniversary of the start of the Mexican Revolution. It is of course a big holiday, and Rocky Point sees it's biggest parade of the year on this day.Mostly, the parade is about kids. After studying about their history, they dress up as famous characters from the Revolution. Here is a
Want to help kids while at the Rocky Point Rally? Cruise the Charity Mystery Condo Poker Run to help the Mexico Children's Foundation They're coming. You can hear them on the streets of town. Little by little, the take over has begun. BIKERS! This week the 15th Annual Rocky Point Rally will see bikers from as far away as Canada partying like rock stars all
Sun sets, and the familiar shops at the Cholla Mall, also known as 'Rodeo Drive' close up. The street has been transformed into a living museum of Mexican culture for the Festival Dia de Muertos. Papel picado, colorful paper cutouts, hang on lines above the street lights. Out of the shadows come well dressed gentlemen with top hat and cane, as well as ladies in
"Trick or Treat" and "Thank you" can be heard as the first vampires, princesses, Hulks, and Catrinas make their way from table to table. "Oh my gosh, you're so adorable!" says the woman as a bumble bee takes a Snickers bar from her bowl. She gets back a "Gracias" and a shy smile.If you are a kid looking to score some candy on Halloween, Las Conchas is the place to be.