Calendar of Events

February 8th, 2016 Edition

Every Monday, 8.30 am 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. 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. Free.

Every Thursday. 12:00 – 8:00 pm. Artisans Market at Maco Raspado (Vegetarian restaurant). On the road to the Hacienda beach resort (behind the Puerto Paraiso mall), across from the Marina Fiesta hotel.

Every Thursday from 6pm to 9pm. Art Walk. Historic downtown, San Jose. Visit galleries, many serve wine, they close down the street.

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

Every Friday Todos Santos Farmers Market. Music and fun stuff. James Black, merlo4u@earthlink.net, www.facebook.com/Todos-Santos-Farmers-Market-937899742952014/?ref=hl, (612) 134-8728, Todos Santos. It moves around, so check where it is this week.

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.  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. Spanish.

Every Saturday. 9am to 3pm. The San Jose organic market behind downtown San Jose, off of Centenario St.

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

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, 16, 17, 18 & 19 – Baja Shakespeare presents its 16th Season, The Lost Barrels of Pleasure Island.  All shows at 7:00pm except Sunday matinee on the 13th at 1:30pm. In Convention Center at Hotel Buenavista Beach Resort in Spa, offering special room rates and pre-show dinners, call directly: 624-142-0099 or info@hotelbuenavista.com. Ticket price is $20USD or 350 pesos, purchase at Homes & Land of Baja and Galeria Los Angeles or Will Call, nanatembden@ymail.com , 624-141-0314. More details at: www.facebook.com/BajaShakespeare/

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.

April 3, Sunday. The Los Cabos Humane Society presents the 11th annual Paws ‘n Claws Open Golf Tournament and Dinner at Palmilla followed by dinner at Don Sanchez Restaurant in San Jose. Tickets: Margarita Partridge 624-129-7399 or email: tropimargarita@prodigy.net.mx Info contact Linda Aven: 173-6349 www.loscaboshumanesociety.com

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.