|««« Click HERE for Recent Entertainment|
Puerto Vallarta Tennis Open Continues Through May 5
Boardwalk Realty PV
Featuring professional tennis players from over 30 countries, and televised throughout Mexico, the Puerto Vallarta Open continues through Saturday at Parque Parota, right off the main avenue in the Hotel Zone. Matches start at noon and run all day until late evening.
ExPats in Vallarta May 2018 Happy Hours & Events
ExPats in Vallarta, a fun and friendly group of Puerto Vallarta residents and visitors from other countries, have a variety of entertaining social events scheduled for May from Happy Hours and Special Dinners at local restaurants to a Wine & Appetizer Evening in a private home.
Puerto Vallarta Garden Club May Events and Activities
For those of us in Vallarta, it feels like summer is just around the corner. As such, the Puerto Vallarta Garden Club kicks off May with the first of many summer socials that they will be hosting for members that live here full time, or those who are visiting during the summer months.
59 Participating in This Year's Vallarta Restaurant Week
At a press conference held last week at Tuna Blanca in Punta de Mita, Restaurant Week organizers released more details about the upcoming 14th edition of this popular foodie festival that's set to take place at 59 Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit eateries from May 15-June 10, 2018.
2018 Riviera Nayarit Wind Festival Kitesurf Competition
Kitesurfers from all over Mexico - and the world! - are preparing to hit the beaches of the Riviera Nayarit for three days of spectacular kitesurfing during the 2018 Festival del Viento (Wind Festival). This year's event will be held May 18-20 at Maritima Nuevo Vallarta in Flamingos, Nayarit.
New Shows Keep 'Springing Up' at Act II Entertainment
Act II, in its effort to provide top-quality, year-round entertainment to Puerto Vallarta residents and visitors, launched their first-ever 'Spring Season' this year. Featuring live cabaret, music, comedy and drag shows, you are sure to find something to amaze and delight you at Stages.
Famous Mexican Artists Cocktail, Show and Sale, May 4
The works of a number of famous Mexican artists from the private collection of a Mexico City art connoisseur will be available at below market values at a cocktail show and sale set to be held in Puerto Vallarta on Friday, May 4 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm.
Last Chance to See Diana Villamonte in 'Simply the Best'
Friday, April 27 is your LAST CHANCE to catch Act II's runaway hit, 'Simply the Best,' a Tina Turner tribute that has had the whole town buzzing about its star-powered performer, Diana Villamonte. This dynamic singer's powerful voice & stage presence have taken Vallarta by storm.
2018 Fiestas de Mayo at La Parroquia de La Santa Cruz
If you would like to experience a true Mexican tradition in Old Town Puerto Vallarta, then come join in the festivities during the Fiestas de Mayo being held on the street in front of the Parroquia de la Santa Cruz in Colonia Emiliano Zapata every evening from April 25 through May 3.
31st Copa Vallarta Soccer Tournament, May 9-13, 2018
From May 9-13, 2018, one of the most important amateur sporting events in Mexico, the Copa Vallarta soccer tournament, will be celebrating its 31st year of giving young athletes the opportunity to showcase their skills while emphasizing teamwork, discipline and fair play.
'Guitar Nights' with Lobo & Esau at The River Café
Whether for breakfast, lunch or a romantic candlelit dinner accompanied by soft live music, every meal at The River Café is a delicious experience. But on April 24 and 26, diners are in for a special treat as this iconic Puerto Vallarta restaurant presents Guitar Nights with Lobo & Esau.
Vallarta Celebrates National Botanical Garden Day
Vallarta Botanical Garden
Mexico's National Botanical Garden Day will be celebrated this year on April 28. Here in the Banderas Bay area, Vallarta Botanical Gardens has won international accolades as a highlight of any trip to Puerto Vallarta, so come out and enjoy a day full of educational activities and family fun.
Interactive Theater for Children in Puerto Vallarta
Juan Espinoza Lozano
A new theatrical option arrived in Puerto Vallarta last weekend, this time aimed at infants and young children. 'Leonardo y su Crayón Azul,' a presentation of sensory and participative theater for babies from 3 months to 4 years of age, returns to Aquí no es un Teatro April 28 & 29.
Down Puerto Vallarta Extreme Bike Race Returns May 13
After the first edition's incredible success in 2017, Down Puerto Vallarta is coming back to town, bringing some of the best extreme bikers in the world to the streets of downtown Puerto Vallarta on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 4:30 pm. This exciting event is free and open to the public.
Act II's Spring Entertainment Season Still Going Strong
Daniel R. Mininni
Act II is THE PLACE to go to see a show when you are in Puerto Vallarta, and its fabulous Spring Entertainment Season is still going strong to keep you entertained! Featuring live cabaret, improv comedy and drag shows, and an art show/auction, there is something for everyone at Stages.
No Such Thing as 'Low Season' in Puerto Vallarta
'High season' was officially over on Easter Sunday, April 1st, but that doesn't mean things slow down in Puerto Vallarta. Many weekly markets are still open, Pro tennis returns April 30, and Vallarta Pride rolls out May 20-27 for a week-long party with many events not just for the LGBTQ crowd.
Daiquiri Dick's Offers Vallarta a World of Flavors
Banderas News Team
When you crave a great meal by the ocean in casually elegant surroundings, there's no better place than Daiquiri Dicks in the Puerto Vallarta Romantic Zone. You will find it strikes just the right chord with its classy beach house feel and an innovative menu that features world flavors.
Francine Peters Art Show & Charity Auction at Act II
On April 24, Act II Entertainment will host a one-night-only art show featuring local artist Francine Peters. Throughout the evening, Franny will be painting an original piece, which will be auctioned off at the end of the night. 50% of the proceeds will be donated to a Vallarta charity.
Vallarta Restaurant Week Extended to 25 Days in 2018
Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board
Home to over 300 restaurants, from Mexican cafes to fine-dining establishments offering international cuisine, Puerto Vallarta is one of Mexico's top culinary destinations. Foodies will find a bargain at 59 Banderas Bay eateries during Restaurant Week 2018, which will last 25 days.
12th Annual Puerto Vallarta Folkloric Dance Festival
Springtime, when everyone is in tune with feelings of renewal, Folkloric Dance Festivals take place all over Latin America, including Puerto Vallarta. This year our festival, the Festival Vallarta Azteca del Folclor Internacional, is set to take place May 10 through 20, 2018.