Calendar of Events

January 25, 2016 Edition

Every Monday, 8.30am Pickleball in San Jose. Contact rondumbarton@gmail.com

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 9am-12pm. Farmers market at La Esquina Bar 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. 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 from 6pm to 9pm. Art Walk. Historic downtown, San Jose.

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.

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

Every Friday. Todos Santos Farmers Market. Music andfun stuff. James Black, merlo4u@earthlink.net, www.facebook.com/Todos-Santos-Farmers-Market-937899742952014/?ref=hl, (612) 134-8728, Todos Santos

Every Friday night from 5:00 - 9:00 pm at the Amelia Wilkes Plaza in downtown Cabo. The Artisan Market. Nothing made in China here.

Every Friday 11:00 a.m. an Jose Al-Anon Family Group. Next to Calvary Chapel Corner of Degollado and  Margarita Maza de Juarez in San Jose. Info:  Cell 624-127-1892

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. 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

Friday, January 29 6 to 9 p.m. at The Galeria Bellaterra, 1250 Guillermo Prieto, between Cinco de Mayo and Constitucion, in La Paz. The Three Artists and the Galeria Bellaterra are presenting a gala closing night party of the exhibition, “Three Artists, Three Ways to Art”. Brought together in exciting counterpoint are the paintings and constructions of Francisco Merino, the glass sculptures of Jill Casty, the sculptures and paintings of Lila Magallon. Grupo Arte Dance will bring a surprise musical guest. Nasch 612 141 1004.

February 3rd thru 6th 7 pm.  Las Estrellas de Todos Santos presents The Cemetery Club, a play  by Ivan Menchell .in the Galeria at Hotel Casa Tota in Todos Santos. $20 USD include s a Wine & Nibble Mingle with the actors after the show. Will Call: lasestrellasdetodossantos@gmail.com www.facebook.com LasEstrellasDeTodosSantos/

February 6 and 7, Saturday and Sunday, February 6th and 7th 10am-4pm  Open Artists Studio tour in Todos Santos.A once a year opportunity to visit the Todos Santos artists in their natural environment. Now a two day event where visitors will be able to see more art, more studios and spend more time with the artist at each studio. With a map in hand, showing all of the studios, visitors will get a glimpse of what the life of the artist is like. There will be painters, sculptors, photographers, muralists, plein air painters, encaustic artists, jewelers, printmakers, collage artists, potters, and a wood turner.

Last year’s tour with 34 participating artists saw 400 visitors roaming throughout the town in one giant art fest that raised more than $3000  for the Children’s Art Programs of The Palapa Society of Todos Santos. Info at ts.studiotour@gmail.com 612-143-8491 (cellular). Steve gallerysteve@gmail.com. 612-145-0001. 2 day ticket 200 pesos.

February 12 to 14. VinAmo Love and Wine Festival. To celebrate Valentine’s Day. 3 Day event starts Friday February 12, Shimul’s Flying Guitars. Concert by Corazones en la Huerta from 7:00 to 10:00 pm. T and plenty of seating and space for 850 pesos, or about $50 bucks gets you 1 emblematic red wine glass, 2 glasses of Shimul wine, country style food at 3 different food stations (all you can eat). Premium wines will be sold by the bottle

February 13 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. The Shimul Flying Guitars will play at Sorstis restaurant in La Paz along with a 5 course pairing of Mexican fusion cuisine. Wines from the Shimul winery from Valle de Guadalupe in northern Baja.  Shimul has been the winner 3 times in a row at the Todos Santos GastroVino Festival. The concert / pairing dinner is limited to 40 seats. Cost $72 bucks.

Sunday, February 14 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Music fusion concert by Los Valentinos at Tre Galline restaurant. Rest is same as above.  labodegadetodossantos@gmail.com or look up: www.vinamofest.com.

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 3 to 5. Los Cabos Baja Biker Week. An estimated 1,200 bikers will be visiting La Paz, Todos Santos and Los Cabos. Information: http://www.bajaridersmc.com/

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.

July 16. Saturday. Dorado Shoot Out fishing tournament. At Palmas de Cortez resort, Los Barriles, East Cape. More than $165,000 in cash and prizes, drawing prizes of tackle, lures and return trips to Van Wormer Resorts. Grand prize: a brand new pick-up truck. $500 entry fee. Information: www.eastcapeshootout.com

October 29, Saturday. Tuna Shoot Out fishing tournament. At Palmas de Cortez resort, Los Barriles, East Cape.  Approximately $35,000 prize based on 100 teams. Raffle prizes of tackle, lures and return trips to Van Wormer Resorts. $500 entry fee. Information: www.eastcapeshootout.com ,