Vallarta & Banderas Bay Area News
|September 22 Vallarta News Brief and Upcoming Events|
Banderas News Team
There's always so much going on in Puerto Vallarta and around Banderas Bay, it can be difficult to keep up with it all. Here's a look at some of this weekend's local earthquake relief efforts, a few other community announcements, and a couple of events you won't want to miss.
The Boutique Theatre Welcomes New Managing Director
Puerto Vallarta's Boutique Dinner Theatre is thrilled to announce the newest addition to its team. Melissa Tropp has stepped into the role of Managing Director, and is expected to release their schedule of shows and events for the 2017-2018 season in the next few weeks.
USAR Vallarta Joins Rescue Efforts in Mexico City
The USAR Puerto Vallarta team traveled to Mexico City Tuesday night to join in the search and rescue efforts after the 7.1 earthquake struck Tuesday afternoon, turning buildings into dust and debris, and killing at least 240 people. Here's how you can help.
ASPV Students to Present 'Fiddler on the Roof JR.'
Amanda González Moreno
The American School of Puerto Vallarta has the answer to those who might think: 'If I were a rich man...' I'd go to Broadway to see 'Fiddler on the Roof.' The show, featuring around 40 students, premieres October 12, with additional shows on Oct. 13 & 14. All shows are at 8 pm.
Regional Non-Profit Organization Conference Sept 28-29
The first regional Non-Profit Organization Conference will take place on September 28 and 29 at the Centro Empresarial in Nuevo Vallarta. The organizers' goal is to provide local non-profits with information and resources to help them increase societal participation in their projects.
Timothy Real Estate Group Launches New Website
After months of hard work, Timothy Real Estate Group is delighted to officially announce the launch of their new website. Visitors to timothyrealestategroup.com will find a fresh design and an enhanced user-friendly experience for Puerto Vallarta real estate buyers, sellers, and investors.
VII American Express Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic
The Punta Mita Gourmet and Golf Classic returns to Riviera Nayarit November 30-December 3. Now in its 7th year, this prestigious event offers everything a lover of luxury could wish for: a long weekend filled with food, wine and golf, in one of the most beautiful destinations in the world.
Riviera Nayarit Joins International Beach Cleanup Day
Keeping the Banderas Bay region's beaches clean helps its image with tourists, plus it helps the environment and raises the quality of life for those who live here. That's why the Riviera Nayarit CVB is joining the crews working on September 23 as part of International Beach Cleanup Day.
San Pancho Patron Saint Festival Sept 25-Oct 4
Every year from September 25 through October 4, the small town of San Francisco (known as 'San Pancho') Nayarit, celebrates a nine-day festival honoring its namesake, Saint Francis of Assisi, that includes not only veneration of the patron saint, but a whole lot of merry making too.
Expats in Mexico Launches 'I Love Mexico' Video Contest
Expats In Mexico celebrated its first anniversary by launching an 'I Love Mexico' video contest on September 16. The winner of the contest will receive a $300 Amazon gift certificate. Second place will win a $200 gift certificate and third place a $100 gift certificate.
Puerto Vallarta Celebrates International Car-Free Day
Puerto Vallarta will join the thousands of cities around the globe in celebration of International Car-Free Day on September 22. The celebration encourages people to spend one carefully prepared day without cars, and to reflect publicly and collectively on the lessons of this experience.
A New Tour for Chocoholics and History Buffs Alike
Puerto Vallarta Walking Tours has just announced a new walking tour for the coming season: Vallarta's first Chocolate Walk! For chocoholics and history buffs alike, this tour visits three chocolate shops, where you will see, smell, and taste chocolate of all types being made.