|Hook the Cure Reels in $520,000 USD for Cystic Fibrosis|
The 13th Annual Hook the Cure event, held in Puerto Vallarta and highlighted by festivities, celebrity appearances, auctions and an awards gala, garnered a bevy of support from people all over the world, and netted $520,000 USD for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Avocados From Mexico Returns for Fifth Super Bowl
Avocados From Mexico is returning to the Super Bowl for a 5th consecutive year, keeping its comedic and celebrity approach going while kicking off a campaign from its new agency. Plans include a 30-second spot in the 2nd quarter. The new campaign will continue through 2019.
11th Los Muertos Beach Fishing Tournament November 9-10
You don't have to be rich to enter the 11th Annual Los Muertos Beach Fishing Tournament! Set to take place Nov. 9-10, with entry fees of just $3000 pesos per boat, this fun & friendly fishing tournament has attracted anglers from all over Mexico for the last 10 years.
International Sailfish & Marlin Tournament, Nov. 14-17
One of the most prestigious national and international sportfishing tournaments on the West Coast, the Puerto Vallarta International Sailfish & Marlin Tournament, will celebrate its 63rd edition November 14 through 17, 2018.
Infiniti Engineering Academy Winner Chosen for 2018
An engineering student from Mexico will get a Formula 1 work experience placement on the Renault team as the latest winner of the 2018 Infiniti Engineering Academy. Renault race driver Carlos Sainz unveiled the winner - Patricio Barroso Rios - in the Mexico City pitlane last week.
8th Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic, Nov 29-Dec 2
The Punta Mita Gourmet and Golf Classic returns to Riviera Nayarit November 29-December 2. Now in its 8th 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.
Vallarta's 6th Doctor's Day Great Race, October 21
La Gran Carrera del Día del Médico (Great Doctor's Day Race) will be held on Sunday, October 21, for the 6th year running. This year's race has 3 categories: 3k, 5k and 10k on a panoramic circuit that begins and ends in Marina Vallarta - and more than $80,000 pesos in prizes up for grabs.
Los Charros de Jalisco Bring Baseball Excitement to PV
The Mexican Pacific League (LMP), will bring the excitement of professional baseball to Puerto Vallarta on October 2 and 3, 2018, when Los Charros de Jalisco will play two preseason exhibition games at the Agustín Flores Contreras Municipal Sports Stadium.
Orlando Magic to Play 2 Regular-Season Games in CDMX
In an effort to raise their international profile and to boost Amway's sales abroad, the Orlando Magic will host two regular-season games in Mexico City, the NBA announced. The Magic will face the Chicago Bulls on Dec. 13 and the Utah Jazz on Dec. 15 at the Arena Ciudad de Mexico.
Sayulita to Host National Youth Surfing Championship
At least 150 young competitors from Mexico City, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Baja California Sur, Baja California, Oaxaca, Guerrero, and Sinaloa are expected to participate in the 2018 Nayarit National Children and Teen's Surfing Championship to be held in Sayulita from August 8-12.
Legendary Mexican Surfers Host Punta Mita Surf Camp
Learn to master the waves from three legendary Mexican surfers: Coco Nogales, Diego Cadena and Fernando Stalla at the Punta Mita Surf Camp. Set to be held from August 8-12, this camp is perfect for all skill levels, and includes much more than just riding the waves.
Lucha Libre Declared an 'Intangible Cultural Heritage'
The Mexico City government has granted Intangible Cultural Heritage status to Lucha Libre (pro wrestling), one of Mexico's most colorful institutions. The status was granted after a petition was submitted by the Wrestler's Commission of Mexico City, where the tradition thrives.
12th Banderas Bay Marlin and Tuna Fishing Tournament
Fishing teams with up to four members per boat are invited to participate in the Bahía de Banderas Sport Fishing Club's 12th International Tuna and Marlin Fishing Tournament in Banderas Bay, which will take place July 26-28, 2018 at the Vallarta Yacht Club in the Paradise Village Marina.
Hook the Cure Returns to Puerto Vallarta November 8
Fishing and golfing enthusiasts are already making plans to visit Puerto Vallarta from November 8-11, 2018 for a long weekend of friendship, fun and entertainment at the 13th edition of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's premiere fishing, golf and spa outing, 'Hook the Cure Powered by IOTEC.'
Third Vallarta Aquathlon Set for June 24, 2018
The 2018 Aquathlon Vallarta, a continuous, three-stage race involving running, then swimming, followed by more running, is set to take place on Sunday, June 24. Whether you are looking for a fun way to stay in shape, or to show off your athletic prowess, you won't want to miss this!
USA, Mexico and Canada to Host 2026 FIFA World Cup
The biggest soccer tournament ever seen will be held right here in North America in 2026. On the eve of the 2018 FIFA World Cup opening match in Russia, soccer's world governing body awarded the U.S., Mexico & Canada the right to host the men's 2026 World Cup games.
Three Surf Competitions Coming to Mexico This Summer
Three major surfing competitions are coming to Mexico this summer, according to the Surf Open League, which organizes surf events throughout the nation. The best surfers in the world will come together at Puerto Escondido, Acapulco and Ixtapa during the summer season.
US, Canada, Mexico Closer to Hosting 2026 World Cup
Chances of the US, Mexico and Canada jointly hosting the 2026 World Cup are increasing after a FIFA evaluation deemed Morocco's bid inferior to that of United 2026. Two prime candidates must be approved by June 10, and FIFA will vote on the winning bid three days later.
Lucha Libre Comes to Vallarta this Sunday, June 3
Everyone is invited to come out to Arena Coliseo Demonio Blanco in Coapinole on Sunday, June 3 at 4:00 pm for 'Lucha Libre con Causa,' an exciting family-friendly event created as a means of raising funds for retired luchadores (Mexican wrestlers) and the Puerto Vallarta Animal Shelter.
2018 Optimist North American Championship at VYC
Beautiful Banderas Bay will once again be the setting for a major international sailing championship. From June 24 - July 1, 2018, 150 young Optimist class sailors from 14 different countries will be competing in the North American Optimist Championships hosted by Vallarta Yacht Club.
2018 Mexican Beach Volleyball Open Tournament Results
The 2018 Mexican Beach Volleyball Open brought some of the country's best doubles teams to Playa Camarones in downtown Puerto Vallarta last weekend, adding three days of excitement to the Municipality's 100th anniversary celebrations. And the winners were...
Los Angeles Dodgers' Ties to Monterrey, Mexico Run Deep
The Dodgers, Mexico, and the city of Monterrey have a long and storied history together. The Mexico Series marked the Dodgers' fourth trip to Mexico, and the first for regular-season games following preseason contests in Mexico City against the Red Devils in 1964 and the Mets in 2003.