Even though the high season is winding down, there are still plenty of events and festivities happening this week in Vallarta-Nayarit.
Still Crazy for Patsy at The Boutique Starring Mikki Prost - Tuesday
I'll be doing my last show for this season of Patsy Cline STILL CRAZY FOR PATSY.
If you're going to be in town & you haven't had an opportunity to see the show I'd love it if you'd join me on Tuesday, April 29, at 7:00 pm at The Boutique.
The theater is located on the corner of Basilio Badillo & Naranjo in Old Town Vallarta.
I'm offering tickets to everyone at 200 pesos for 2 people.
'What Maisie Knew' Screening at PCC - Tuesday
As the last film of season associated with the 4th Annual Every Tuesday Night Film Series, Costa Banderas Chapter of Democrats Abroad in Puerto Vallarta will screen 'What Maisie Knew' on April 29, 2014 at 7:00 pm.
Venue will be Paradise Community Center in Old Town Vallarta.
Gates open at 5:30 pm and all films begin at 7:00 pm.
Fandango at Teatro Vallarta - Wednesday
Fandango returns to the Teatro Vallarta stage for Wednesday evening performances through May of 2014.
The amazing stage show Fandango brings together theater, dance and music in an international Mexican format with more than 40 dancers and musicians.
Fandango is an emotional show that fills us with pride for all of Mexico and it was created here in the state of Jalisco.
The Wednesday evening performances begin at 6:30 pm. Show dates are April 30 and May 7, 14, 21, 28.
Children' s Day Exhibit in San Pancho - Wednesday through Sunday
In step with its title of Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit, San Pancho (aka San Francisco) is extending an invitation to view a new art exhibit to be displayed at Bodega 3, an exhibition space that recently opened its doors to presentations by artists not belonging to the San Pancho Collective.
The current expo is titled Cuaderno de artista: Guorquin proces, created by self-taught plastic artist Rodrigo Ballester, originally from Xalapa, Veracruz.
The inauguration of this particular gallery will be on April 30th at 8:00 pm, a date that falls on Mexico’s celebration of Children’s Day. The artwork produced by Ballester will occupy the entire Bodega 3 gallery floor in order to fully display his splendid pieces.
Beach Polo Cup at the Hard Rock - Thursday through Sunday
The 3rd International Beach Polo Cup 2014 was announced during a press conference. The event will be held May 1 – 4 at the Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta. This is the sixth time the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will be backing the event and it’s the third time it will take place on the beach.
The event has grown to encompass eight teams: two from Guadalajara and two from Mexico City, plus teams from Italy, Canada and Switzerland, as well as a mixed team with players from Mexico and Argentina. It is also being extended one more day for a total of four days.
Joe Carrasco Western Night at VYC - Saturday
The Vallarta Yacht Club is proud to announce the return of Joe 'King' Carrasco to rock the house on Saturday, May 3, beginning at 6:00 pm.
We'll be serving up Ribs, Charro Beans, Slaw & Apple Pie w / Vanilla Ice Cream.
Plan on joining the fun with dancing to a little bit of Tex Mex and a little bit of Country.
Silent Auction Fundraiser for Vallarta Pride - Saturday
Boutique hotel Villa Mercedes is hosting a Silent Auction for Vallarta Pride 2014. Scheduled for Saturday, May 3rd at 6:30 pm around the hotel's pool and garden area, the auction items will be an assortment of high end art pieces, vacation packages, and a water generation system, all donated by the community. Los Muertos Brewing Company has even donated its famous beer for sale during the event.
This fundraising event promises to be one of culture and sophistication. If you have not seen all the changes to Villa Mercedes you owe it to yourself to come view the hotel. All interiors have been carefully redone balancing traditional Mexican décor and brightly colored textiles mixed with contemporary décor touches. The concept integrates art and design as part of its theme with art pieces and murals by LA based artist Ana Rifa. In fact, the design component of the hotel is ongoing with an artist in residence program.
Altruism Festival Fundraiser - Sunday
Kelly Trainor, American Consulate for Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, in conjunction with CasaMagna Marriott Resort & Spa, are once again the proud organizers of the 10th International Altruism Festival in Puerto Vallarta.
This gastronomic and cultural event creates awareness among the population to support those who need it the most.
This is the most important altruism event of Puerto Vallarta and will take place on Sunday, May 4, 2014, beginning at 6:00 pm, in the beautiful beachfront garden of the CasaMagna Marriott Resort in Marina Vallarta.
Some of the best restaurants in the Puerto Vallarta area will be offering food and refreshments. There will be live entertainment, dancing and cultural representations.
All proceeds will be donated to the 20 chosen charity and non-profit organizations who need your help.
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.
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