Vallarta & Banderas Bay Area News
|Summer Sizzle Menu Returns to Daiquiri Dick's|
Banderas News Team
One of the best things about Summertime in Puerto Vallarta is the return of Daiquiri Dick's Summer Sizzle Menu. Through the end of June this popular beachside restaurant is offering diners 3 delectable courses (with your choice of appetizer, entree and dessert) for just $399 pesos.
Help Puerto Vallarta Win a 2018 Readers' Choice Award
As one of Mexico's most attractive destinations, Puerto Vallarta continually receives accolades from the media and visitors. Now, travelers who have recently visited have the opportunity to help PV win the designation of 'Best City' in Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards.
Looking For Some Fun Things To Do? Come to Act II!
Puerto Vallarta is a great place to visit, even during the warm, humid summer. And Wednesdays are THE day to go to the beautiful, air-conditioned, Act II Entertainment venue. The fun starts with Happy Hour at 6 pm, followed by Us Two and their live band at 7:30, & Bob's Karaoke Party at 8:00.
3 Gay Men's Choruses 'Dreaming Together' in Vallarta
On Sunday, July 8, the Puerto Vallarta Gay Men's Chorus, together with the Coro Gay Ciudad de México and the New York City Gay Men's Chorus, will present a special concert, 'Dreaming Together,' at Teatro Vallarta. Ticket prices range from $100 to $500 Pesos, depending on seat location.
Keeping Your Home Cool... Without Air-Conditioning
With summer temperatures here, many Puerto Vallarta property owners are looking for ways to keep their homes cool without relying on air-conditioning. The real estate experts at Tropicasa Realty offer some simple tips to help you keep your home cool and fresh - and your utility bills low.
Democrats Abroad to Host Fourth of July Beach Party
If you find yourself in Puerto Vallarta on the USA's Independence Day, head over to Daiquiri Dick's on Los Muertos Beach for an All-American 4th of July celebration hosted by the Costa Banderas Chapter of Democrats Abroad. This event always sells out, so get your tickets TODAY!
Vallarta-Nayarit Beaches Retain Blue Flag Certifications
In a major environmental achievement, 10 Vallarta-Nayarit beaches and the Marina Riviera Nayarit will retain their Blue Flag certifications for another year. The recognitions will be presented during the XIII Clean Beach National Assembly to be held in Bahías de Huatulco July 4-7, 2018.
Biblioteca Los Mangos Offers Summer Courses for Kids
The Puerto Vallarta Public Library, Biblioteca Los Mangos, is offering children ages 3-13 four fun-filled weeks of activities during this year's Summer Camp. Scheduled to take place from July 9th to August 3rd, all Summer courses are inclusive, educational and entertaining.
Puerto Vallarta to Host 13th Pacific Alliance Summit
'NAFTA negotiators will meet again in July,' Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said during a recent gathering of Pacific Alliance envoys in Mexico City. The alliance, which represents 50% of the region's trade with the world, will hold its 13th summit in Puerto Vallarta on July 23 & 24.
Third Vallarta Aquathlon Set for June 24, 2018
The 2018 Aquathlon Vallarta, a continuous, three-stage race involving running, then swimming, followed by more running, is set to take place on Sunday, June 24. Whether you are looking for a fun way to stay in shape, or to show off your athletic prowess, you won't want to miss this!
Cochran Real Estate Launches 'Helping Hands' Initiative
A GoFundMe campaign has been launched for the 'Cochran Real Estate Helping Hands Initiative,' a financial assistance program created by Vallarta realtor Harriet Cochran Murray, to provide meals to family members that are taking care of their loved ones at the Regional Hospital.
Act II is The Place to Go for Summer Entertainment
Act II Stages is very happy to present two of its most popular high season shows this week for your enjoyment! Come and enjoy a cool cocktail in the luxurious (and air-conditioned!) Encore Lounge, then delight in some of the best music you have ever heard - right here in Puerto Vallarta!
Bishop to Visit Vallarta's Christ Church By The Sea
The Right Reverend Ricardo Joel Gomez Osnaya, Bishop of the Western Diocese, Anglican Church of Mexico, will be visiting the Anglican Parish of Christ Church by the Sea in Puerto Vallarta on June 17, 2018. Bishop Gomez will officially dedicate and consecrate the new church sanctuary.
Mango Season in Vallarta: Try These Healthy Recipes
Dr. Leslie Korn
Mangoes are considered the queen of fruits, and with good reason! Rich with vitamins and minerals, the fruit is filled with fiber, which reduces cholesterol and lowers the risk of gastrointestinal cancer; and its rich fount of antioxidants help protect you from heart disease.
June News & Inspirational Stories from Pasitos de Luz
June news and inspirational stories from Pasitos de Luz, a Puerto Vallarta non-profit organization provides children with various handicaps with a caring and loving environment, along with treatment for individual rehabilitation, nutritional meals, physical stimulation and therapy.
Timothy Real Estate Group Open House at Villa Encantada
Searching the Internet for just the right property can be frustrating, so Timothy Real Estate Group's Donna Davies will be hosting an Open House on Friday, June 15 from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Villa Encantada, a luxury villa on the southern shores of Puerto Vallarta.
Summer News from Vallarta's Parque de los Azulejos
Local artist Natasha Moraga and Mosayko Vallarta volunteers are still diligently working on reshaping and transforming Lazaro Cardenas Park into another internationally recognized icon in Puerto Vallarta: 'El Parque de los Azulejos.' Here's the latest news from Tile Park PV.
A BIG Week of Entertainment at Act II Stages
Anyone who says there's nothing fun to do in Puerto Vallarta in mid-June has probably never heard of Act II Entertainment. It's a BIG week at Stages, with three of our most popular shows playing and a very special edition of Bob's Karaoke Party, for your Cool (air-conditioned) enjoyment.