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Events Not to Miss This Week in Vallarta-Nayarit

Team Angels - PVAngels
March 23, 2015

Following is just an overview of all the events and festivities happening this week in Vallarta-Nayarit.

Chamber Orchestra Spring Concert - Monday

We have a wonderful program planned: Bizet's Carmen, Schubert's Unfinished Symphony, Grieg's Peer Gynt, and the world premier of Orpheus, composed by Vallarta's very own John Robertson.

Our evening performance in Puerto Vallarta will be presented on Monday, March 23 at 8:00 at the Hotel Krystal, located in the Hotel Zone, on Route 200/Francisco Medina Ascensio.

Final IFC Home Tours of the Season - Tuesday and Wednesday 

Our Home Tours showcase four unique homes each week ranging from small, traditional style casas to multi-million dollar beachfront condos and villas. Travel in comfort on our air-conditioned tour bus while enjoying an entertaining narrative by our friendly tour guides.

Net proceeds from these very interesting and fun tours support the International Friendship Club's Cleft Palate Surgery Program and other charitable programs.
Tours depart at 10:30 am and last approximately 3 hours.

Culinary and Art Festival - Wednesday 

We are proud of our excellent restaurants and creative artists in Puerto Vallarta so we invite you to attend the Culinary and Art Festival on Wednesday, March 25 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm in the lobby of the Marsol Hotel next to Los Muertos Pier.

There will be a number of your favorite restaurants presenting examples of their specialties and talented local artists showing their art for sale.

Magic of the Dance Benefit - Thursday 

The Biblioteca Los Mangos is excited and proud to present this Spring 'La Magia de la Danza' on March 26 at 8:00 pm in the Exposition Hall, under the generous sponsorship of the grand Sheraton Buganvilias Resort Hotel of Vallarta.

Before the performance at 7:00 pm, let's meet up for cocktails at the elegant Hotel's cash lobby bar, (also at Intermission).

After the show, you can enjoy savouries and/or dinner at any of the Hotel's attractive restaurants, and receive a 20% discount on food and beverages on presentation of your hot event ticket.

Driving Miss Daisy Play - Thursday through Saturday 

Live Theater Sayulita will present three one-act plays by the inimitable Shel Silverstein, billed as Signs of the Times on February 26, 27, and 28. Performances will begin at 8:00 pm with two brief intermissions to allow theater-goers to purchase wine, beer and water.

One month later, March 26, 27, and 28, you will be treated to a production of Driving Miss Daisy, the Pulitzer Prize winning show written by Alfred Uhry.

Martial Arts in Riviera Nayarit - Friday through Sunday 

2015 “Titanes del Pacífico” - Soodokan and the WAKO Nayarit Kickboxing Associated, a tournament that showcases different martial arts disciplines including Tae Kwon Do, Kun Fu, Karate, Kickboxing, and Muay Thai, among others, will be presenting this national event. It will be held on Saturday, March 28th in the Hotel Paradise Village Convention Center in Nuevo Vallarta.

4th Capoeira Art Festival  - This cultural festival, which revolves around capoeira, the Brazilian martial arts discipline, returns to San Pancho from March 27-29. There will be workshops, batizado ceremonies, rodas and all sorts of events related to this culture on display in the Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit.

Nicklaus Anniversary Golf Tournament - Saturday 

Grab your clubs and join us at Vista Vallarta Golf & Country Club on Saturday, March 28, 2015 for the 12th Anniversary Golf Tournament on the Jack Nicklaus Course.

The fun competition begins at 9:00 am with a shotgun start and the format is Best Ball - Partners - Two Person Team.

Categories will be Men's Low Handicap, Men's High Handicap, Mixed Couples and Ladies.

Save the Dogs & Cats Fundraiser - Sunday 

Casa Yvonneka would like to invite you to its Third Annual Fundraiser to save the dogs and cats of Puerto Vallarta.

We hope you will join us on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 6:00 pm at Casa Yvonneka.

What a great combination having a wonderful night under the stars while supporting the very needy animals of Puerto Vallarta.

Farmers Markets in Vallarta-Nayarit - Every day of the week (except Wednesday) 

You'll see on our Events Calendar that there is at least one Farmers Market every day of the week, except Wednesday, in different locations around the Bay.

There's a lot more going on in Vallarta-Nayarit this week, so check out our Events Calendar.

Another way to spend some very worthwhile time in Vallarta-Nayarit is to volunteer at one of the Banderas Bay non-profits that will welcome you with open arms. It will make you feel good too! You will see the tabs above for all the categories.

  Learn more about International Friendship Club

  Learn more about Biblioteca Los Mangos

  Learn more about Colina Spay and Neuter Clinic for Dogs & Cats

  Learn more about Friends of Puerto Vallarta Animals

  Check out Coco's Kitchen & Wine Garden

  Check out eSun Energy Solar Electric Solutions

We invite you to add your charity or supporting organizations' news stories and coming events to PVAngels so we can share them with the world. Do it now!

CHARITY ALERT Vallarta Botanical Garden Needs Your Help

TripAdvisor singled out the Botanical Garden for removal and placed us on our own page in Cabo Corrientes.

Please write and ask TripAdvisor why all other Cabo Corrientes attractions are still on the Puerto Vallarta page while only the Garden was removed.

Click here to see all the details

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