Following is just an overview of all the events and festivities happening this week in Vallarta-Nayarit.
Migratory Bird Festival in San Blas - All Week
The 10th edition of the International Migratory Bird Festival will take place from January 26th through February 2nd in San Blas. The Riviera Nayarit is at the top of the list for birdwatchers around the world.
The Board of the International Migratory Bird Festival of Nayarit (Pafiam, but its acronym in Spanish) has informed that the region is home to 546 species of birds, 428 of which are endemic.
There are currently seven routes created for the observation of different groups of birds: Singayta, Zoquilpan, Isla Isabel, La Bajada, Chacalilla, La Tovara and La Papalota.
Leather & Bear Week 'Beef Dip 2014' - All Week
This year, Beef Dip 2014 will take place from January 26th - February 2nd, 2014, in sunny Puerto Vallarta.
Our two Host Hotels will be Torre De Oro (formally The Abbey Hotel) and Blue Chairs Resort By The Sea.
We have planned exciting events for the week and have worked close with our travel partners to arrange for affordable air and hotel fares.
Shades of the Blues, Season II - Tuesday
Mikki Prost will be performing her Shades of the Blues - Season II at The Boutique in Old Town Vallarta.
This season features new songs, new costumes and a very special surprise.
Show time will be 7:00 pm & tickets can be purchased online.
Mens Chorus Fundraiser for Bucerias Library - Wednesday
Join us on Wednesday, January 29, for an exclusive performance by Puerto Vallarta's Men Chorus as they team up with the Bucerias Classical Guitar Trio.
The beautiful Los Arroyos Verdes in Bucerias will be the venue for this fundraising event, with proceeds benefiting the non-profit Biblioteca Rey Nayar (Bucerias Children's Library).
The concert will begin at 5:00 pm and is being produced by the Banderas Bay Cultural Association.
The suggested donation is 150 pesos for this great cause.
National Charro Championship - Thursday thru Sunday
The Organizing Committee of the Third National Championship Program has confirmed that the Charro Fair will be held on January 30 - February 2, 2014, at the Vallarta Arena.
There will be 24 of the best Charro teams in the country, including recent national champions as well as the participation of seven skirmishes.
Guayabitos Cultural Arts Festival - Saturday //pvangels.com/news/2100/la-penita-de-jaltemba-and-guayabitos-showcase-cultural-tourism
Every Saturday evening in February at 8:00 pm the central plaza in Guayabitos will play host to folklore, music, dance and other artistic expressions.
The first Saturday will kick off with a Mexican theme, including mariachi, floreadas (cowboy rope tricks) and an equestrian event. Xavi Rodríguez from the Dragon Circus will perform on February 8th; on the 15th the Violines Internacionales Hermanos Aguascalientes will fill the night with the sound of their violins; and on the last night, the 22nd, guests will enjoy the Mexcalititlán Ballet and the Cantabo Mordi Children’s Choir.
Where to Watch Super Bowl XLVIII in Vallarta-Nayarit
If you happen to be in Puerto Vallarta or Riviera Nayarit on Super Bowl Sunday, February 2, we've put together a sampler of sports bars and restaurants around Banderas Bay that will be hosting Super Bowl parties as the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks go head to head for the Lombardi Trophy.
Everything is set for one of the most important sporting events, the Super Bowl, it’s XLVIII game will host a never before seen duel as the Denver Bronco’s and the Seattle Seahawks confront each other for the first time in a Super Bowl.
Kick-off is set for 5:30 pm Vallarta-Nayarit time, but you'll probably want to arrive early.
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 catagories.
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If you would like to donate directly to the non-profits in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, here are some suggestions you may want to consider to help our local communities in this time of greatest need.