Calendar of Events

November 2, 2015

Every Tuesday at 8 a.m. Rotary Club at the Sheraton Hacienda del Mar resort. In the Chapel. RSVP: 172-0009 y 172-0010

Every Wednesday, 8 pm. Free movies from independent studios for teenagers and adults at the City Theater in San Jose.

Every Wednesday 9am-12pm. Farmers market at La Esquina in Todos Santos. Live guitar music and good, local, organic stuff to buy.  hola@laesquinats.com, www.laesquinats.com, 612 145 0851.

Every Wednesday. 7:30 to 8:30 pm. Bike ride in San Jose. Free if you bring your own bike, or rent from Sportia bike store. Form up at Plaza del Pescador in San Jose, across from the Royal Solaris hotel at 7:15 pm. (624) 130-7159. info@sportia.mx

First Thursday. Yo Reciclo sets up tents to receive plastic, aluminum, cardboard, computers, printers, cell phones, green, clear glass but NO Batteries, please. In San Jose, Plaza Dorada at the roundabout near the Pemex. 8 am to 2 pm. info@yoreciclo.org.mx

Every Thursday, 8:00 a.m. Rotary Club breakfast. At the Playa Grande Resort, Restaurant Brigantine, Cabo San Lucas.

Every Thursday, 7:30 pm. Movie night. Free. At the Cultural Pavillion in the Cabo San Lucas marina.

Every Thursday, 7:30 pm. English worship and bilingual message. Turn at Office Depot and stay straight almost to the crest of the hill. Tezozomoc at Zapotecas on the left side of the street.

Every Thursday. From 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Organic market. Historic downtown activities program. Postal Park, Constitucion and Madero streets. La Paz. Spanish. Free.

Every Thursday at 7:30 “Cine Club en el Pabellon Cultural”, a free movie, generally in English, at the Cultural Pavillion ground floor level. Program usually involves movies you can’t find in theaters in Los Cabos.

Every other Thursday. You guess which one. Los Cabos Tomatoes, ladies social group. All women who aspire to be a tomato are welcome. loscabostomatoes@gmail.com.

First Friday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Miro’s Services is taking all clean plastic for recycling. Corner of Rangel and Verduzco Sts.just behind the old Pemex station downtown.

Every Friday Palmilla Farmers Market Every Friday 9 am to 1 pm in the parking lot of the Palmilla strip center

Every Saturday. 10 am to 1 pm. Children’s library open. Story tellers at 10:30 and 12:30. Looking for gently used books. theranchkidz@yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Every Saturday. The San Jose organic market opens for the season Saturday November 7, and every Saturday from 9am to 3pm until they toss in the towel next spring. The market is located at Huerta Maria, on the road to Las Animas, directly across from the Jockey Club, and just minutes from the back door to downtown San José.

Every Sunday. 11 am. Movie Club. “Lumiere.” Children’s classic movies at the marine museum in San Jose.

Every Sunday. 7 - 11 am. Bicycle, walk, skate or drag your pet around downtown Cabo. The main drag in Cabo San Lucas closes to vehicle traffic. Great opportunity to exercise and mingle with local families. Each week a different activity, like spinning, aerobics, zumba lessons. clubcactusbike@gmail.com

October 9, Friday. 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. US Foods 3rd. annual Food Expo. At the Hilton Los Cabos resort. An event for hospitality, restaurants, retail deli’s, country clubs and caterers. A taste of some of the best products imported by US Foods.  For information contact U.S. Foods at phone 624-146-2221

October 9 to 11. Green Fest. Mexico’s first bicycle-powered festival. The electrical energy produced by participants will power music, concerts, and activities. Information: www.loscabosgreenfest.com

October 13 to 17. Los Cabos Billfish tournament. About $750,000 in cash and prizes by releasing the most billfish or catching the largest marlin, tuna, wahoo and dorado. More information www.loscabostournaments.com/

October 16-18. 1st Los Cabos Gran Fondo bicycle race. 65 and 100 miles routes, from Cabo San Lucas to Todos Santos and back. Information: http://www.volpigranfondoseries.com/#!los-cabos-mexico/cqoz Or Facebook: loscabosgranfondo

October 16 – 18. Bisbee’s Los Cabos Offshore. Information: bisbees.com

October 20 – 24. Bisbee’s Black & Blue fishing tourney. Information: bisbees.com

October 24, Saturday. 3rd Annual Van Wormer Resort Tuna Shoot Out. At Palmas de Cortes hotel in Los Barriles, East Cape. The largest tuna caught will win approximately $35,000 (based on 100 teams entering). Info: vanwormerresorts.com

October 25. Sunday. Ironman run, bike and swimathon. Information: www.rungdl.com/carrera/25

October 25 Turn your clocks back

October 29 Thursday. The kick-off of the Art Walk season will be celebrated in the streets. Gallery Ida Victoria will be celebrating Mexico’s tradition of Dia de Los Muertos with a beautiful altar set in their gallery.

November 7th The big farmers market in San Jose opens for the season. This is the daddy of them all. It will be open every Saturday from 9:00am to 3:00pm for the rest of the season. Volunteers needed. info@sanjomo.com

November 11-15 Los Cabos International Film Festival. Various locations and extremely various times. ana@cabosfilmfestival.com. Sorry, they couldn’t get organized enough to give us a schedule. Go to their website, but you can’t completely count on that, either.  www.cabosfilmfestival.com.

November 12, 13 & 14. Culinary Weekend. At Rancho Pescadero resort. Featuring Chef Renee Erickson. Contact Rancho Pescadero  612-135-5849. Seating is limited.

November 27 – 29. Todos Santos International Guitar Festival. At El Faro Beach Club. a community funded, musician-supported festival that puts on a world class show. All profits go to the local Hogar del Niño. 30+ Guitarists from all genres and from all corners of the globe come together for a 3 days of camaraderie and musical collaboration. Information: info@tsigf.com, http://www.tsigf.com

November 28 Saturday. 10:00 am to 1:00 pm The Palapa Society’s 7th annual tianguis at the future site of the new Palapa Learning Center on the bypass road.  The group needs donations of houseware, clothing, children’s items, sporting goods, and any items that are in good condition to resell. To drop off, contact info@palapasociety.org.org or look up  palapasociety.org to find out what they are all about.

Dec. 3rd, 4th, 5th Las Estrellas de Todos Santos’ Ensemble presents Slice of Life, a variety of theatrical readings, in the Galeria at Hotel Casa Tota at 7:00 pm. Ticket price $15usd or peso equivalent. Closing night includes a Wine & Nibble Mingle with the actors. In English. Tickets at Hotel Reception 1 month before shows or Will Call, LasEstrellasDeTodosSantos@gmail.com. More details, www.facebook.com/LasEstrellasDeTodosSantos.

December 10th, Thursday, Dressed to the K9’s. The Los Cabos Humane Society presents their 10th Anniversary Christmas Party. This year presenting “Christmas In Venice” starring “America’s Got Talent” finalist, tenor, Branden James. 18th Century music and masquerade, Italian inspired cuisine, cocktails & so much more. 5:30 -11:30 pm at the Sheraton Hacienda Resort, CSL. For complete info visit www.dressedtothek-9s.com  Tickets: Margarita Partridge cell 044-624-129-7399 or 143-9798 tropimargarita@prodigy.net.mx

January 13 – 17 Lord of The Wind KA North American Kitefoil Championship in Los Barriles. $22,000 in prize money. Includes tamale cook-off and reggae concert on the beach. It’s fun to watch from shore. Hotel Buena Vista Beach Resort. Information: lordofthewindbaja.com/

January 14th, 15th, 16th, 21st, 22nd and the Finale on the 23rd. Todos Santos Music Festival. Hotel California, Todos Santos. Google it.

February 28, Sunday, 2016 Historic Home Tour Of Todos Santos. An opportunity to view a piece of Todos Santos history. These magnificent homes will be open for only one day to tell the story of a past era rich in cultural and social graces. These homes will draw you back to a time of pride and prosperity in a humble mission town and give you insight into the lifestyle people enjoyed in the past century. Supports the Palapa Society and its many charitable causes. Paul Bumann, paul@boominenterprises.com, Ph. 612-178-0062.

March 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19 - Baja Shakespeare’s 16th Season at Buena Vista Beach Resort in Spa Buena Vista’s Convention Center. All shows at 7:00 pm except March 13, a matinee at 1:30pm. Tickets $20usd or 300 pesos. For show details go to www.facebook.com/pages/Baja-Shakespeare/220397878011557. More info closer to show dates.

March 20, Sunday. 23rd Arts Festival at Los Barriles, East Cape. Art works from around Southern Baja, arts and crafts exhibits and sale, food and booze and live music. More information as they figure it out.

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