This year, we are expanding our focus to include events and activities in other cities throughout Mexico. Following are links to website pages with information about events in several major cities. Travel and enjoy the culture and people of Mexico!
IXTAPA ZIHUATANEJO & SURROUNDING AREAS
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2018: ART SHOW IN ZIHUATANEJO – “THE ROOTS OF ZIHUATANEJO”. Art show and painting competition for local artists. Grand prize is $3000 pesos. Winner will be determined by attendees. Theme: “Raices de Zihuatanejo” “Zihuatanejo Roots.” Location: El Consuelo Restaurant – Bar, Nicolás Bravo 36, downtown Zihuatanejo. Across from Tentaciones nightclub and around the corner from Coconuts Restaurant. Everyone is welcome to attend.
MONDAY – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5-11, 2018: ZIHUATANEJO SAILFEST. The Zihuatanejo Sailfest is the main fundraising event for Por Los Niños Educational Charity. The annual six-day festival combines fun, games, and beach activities. Sailboats come from as far away as Alaska and the Caribbean to participate in what is becoming one of Mexico’s premier sailing events. This event includes sailboat and dinghy races, music concerts, seminars, a chili cook-off, street fairs, regattas, and school tours—all to raise funds for education. The state Secretary of Education stated that the Zihuatanejo Sailfest is the most successful educational fundraiser in the state of Guerrero. Learn more about this worthy cause: Zihuatanejo Sailfest Builds Schools for Needy Kids – February 5-11, 2018. Click on the image below or download: 2018 Zihuatanejo Sailfest Schedule of Events
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2018: SECOND ANNUAL TIRITAS FESTIVAL in Zihuatanejo. “Tiritas de Pescado” is a signature dish of the Zihuatanejo area. Join the CANIRAC, the local restaurant association in this second annual festival. The event will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the pier. The cost is $150 pesos to enter. Learn more about Tiritas de Pescado -The Signature Dish of Zihuatanejo
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2018: SCOUT 2K, 3K, AND 5K RUN.
For events in Troncones Beach, visit: https://www.facebook.com/search/str/troncones+events/keywords_events
Click on this link for events in the Mexico City area: https://www.facebook.com/search/str/mexico+city+events/keywords_events
Luis Miguel, Phil Collins, Diana Krall, and other international stars will be performing this year in Mexico City. You can check the dates and purchase tickets online through Ticket Master. http://www.ticketmaster.com.mx/section/conciertos?tm_link=tm_homeA_b_10001
Tickets can be purchased online through Ticket Master.
Morelia is a colonial city located in central Mexico. Please click on the link below for current events.
Best known for its ethnic diversity, Oaxaca City is one of the magical towns of Mexico. Check for special events: https://www.facebook.com/search/str/oaxaca+city+events/keywords_events
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