Calendar of Events

February 22, 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 clear glass bottles, metals, plstics (except Styrofoam), thick cardboard, computer equipment (except monitors), small home appliances (except TV’s of all kinds), cellphones and accessories, edible vegetable oil, ink cartridges and toners of HP, Samsung and Xerox only. please. In San Jose at Centenario corner with Ildefonso Green. In Cabo San Lucas at the parking lot off the baseball stadium. 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 26, Friday. 6:30 pm. Blind wine tasting dinner. At La Patrona restaurant. 2 whites and 2 reds. Plaza Paulina, interior courtyard. Corner of Morelos and Comonfort, gallery district, San Jose. Revervations a must. 624-142-1552 & 624-121-7476

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/

Friday, March 11th. Hilton. Liga Mac Retro Fest -Music from the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s. Replaces their traditional annual jazzs festival.

Dancing and raising money. Tickets and info retrofest@ligamac.org or 624.227.1852

March 12, Saturday. 3:00 pm. La Paz “Under the Moonlight” triathlon.  Starts and ends at the malecon (concrete boardwalk) at the band stand. Information: http://www.asdeporte.com then go to the menu on top and click on Triathlon, and the La Paz event is on the right hand side. Sign up before March 11 as participation is limited to 1,000 athletes. Might be a good idea to make a couple practice jogs around the neighborhood first.

March 15-20. San Jose annual fiestas. Some of the streets in the historic downtown of San Jose will be closed to vehicle traffic to hold some of the partying, with food and beer stands set up along 3 blocks, while live bands will perform at night at the baseball stadium.

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

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