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Clothing & Accessory Vendors Enhance Mercado Los Mangos
This Saturday, while browsing the booths at Mercado Los Mangos, stop by and see Mark and Donna Schons of Bohemian Butterfly Design. Donna designs a unique jewelry line inspired by their travels through Mexico, fused with Bohemian, Native American and Southwestern styles.
Help Yvan Genest Publish Coffee Table Book of His Art
Since painting his first watercolors more than 30 years ago, Montreal artist Yvan Genest has lived, painted, and exhibited in many countries, while building his unique iconography. Now Yvan has conceived an art book covering 30 years of his paintings, and needs your help to publish.
Botanical Gardens, CUC Host 2017 Vallarta Bird Festival
The Vallarta Bird Festival 2017 is ready to take flight March 10-12, at the CUC campus and the Vallarta Botanical Garden. Festivities will include bird watching, workshops and the premiere of 'The Lost Bird Project,' a documentary by creator and renowned sculptor Todd McGrain.
Vallarta Co-Stars in High Profile Media Projects
Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board
Since 'The Night of the Iguana' put Puerto Vallarta on the international map in 1963, the destination has served as more than just a backdrop for productions, but as a co-star that continues to attract Hollywood films as well as trending television programs and high profile photo shoots.
Murphy's Irish Pub Hosts Pre-St. Patrick's Day Parties
Murphy's Irish Pub in downtown Puerto Vallarta is hosting two St. Patrick's Day warm-up events for charity. Proceeds from the March 11 and 15 events will benefit the Playground in Vista Hermosa through the American Legion, the Navy League, the Jay Sadler Project and DIF Vallarta.
Jim Demetro Offering Beginners' Sculpting Classes
James R. Callan
Sculptors and would-be sculptors have a great opportunity in Puerto Vallarta. Beginning on March 13 internationally famous sculptor Jim Demetro will teach a beginner's class in the art of sculpturing. The class will last one week, with sessions running 10 am-2 pm Monday-Friday.
Vallarta Garden Club Monthly Meeting Set for March 16
Bring your friends and join the Puerto Vallarta Garden Club for our next monthly meeting on March 16 at 5:00 pm, at Incanto, 109 Insurgentes at the Rio Cuale. At this month's meeting, Mike Laking, Photo Artisan and Garden Club member, will give a presentation on 'Nature Photos Made Easy.'
Donald Moline to Perform Second Fundraiser for PVCO
The Puerto Vallarta Chamber Orchestra and IAMPV are delighted to announce a second fundraiser performance featuring the Grammy Award winning cellist, Donald Moline of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, on Thursday, March 9 at Incanto, as the March 6, 2017 concert quickly sold out.
Mexico–US Relations Shine at Vallarta College Challenge
Whether it's the BYU Cougars cracking the top-25 against Oklahoma State under the lights of a bleacher-filled baseball diamond, or local students competing in Olimpiada competitions, the Estadio Municipal de Puerto Vallarta fosters community relationships – locally and internationally.
PVGMC Crystal Ball - An Evening Under the Stars
The Puerto Vallarta Gay Men’s Chorus (PVGMC) is proud to present its 5th annual fundraising gala on Monday, March 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the beautiful Casa Karma Boutique Resort! This is PVGMC's major fundraising effort, which will help fund their many musical projects throughout the year.
Take Your Taste Buds on a World Tour at Daiquiri Dick's
The internationally inspired menu at Daiquiri Dick's is adding even more flare by featuring a special World Flavors a la carte dinner menu that changes regularly. Through March 15, you can take your taste buds on a world tour - and you don't even have to leave Vallarta to do it!
Let Coldwell Banker La Costa Realty Find Your PV Home
For your Banderas Bay and Puerto Vallarta real estate solutions, Coldwell Banker La Costa Realty is your one stop for buying, selling and renting luxury property in and around Banderas Bay. Our real estate experts make light work of finding your dream home on Mexico's stunning Pacific Coast.
March 5 'Legends of Mexico' Concert Benefits Local NGO
Local Star, Elvis Martinez, is celebrating his birthday by giving back! On Sunday, March 5th at 5:00 pm, he'll be performing a benefit concert for 'Fundación Asistencial Para Personas Con Sindrome de Down, AC,' (the Down's Syndrome Foundation in Puerto Vallarta), at Act II Stages.
This Month's Hot Property from Tropicasa Realty
Casa Flores, Sayulita
In a privileged location on a small hill only 5 minutes away from downtown Sayulita, Casa Flores offers casual elegance in a tropical setting with beautiful panoramic ocean views. This 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath villa boasts open-air living, a large terrace with pool, comfort and convenience.
March 3 Vallarta News Brief and Weekend Events
Banderas News Team
There's always so much going on in Puerto Vallarta and around Banderas Bay it can be difficult to keep up with it all. Here's a look at some of this week's headline news, a few community announcements and a couple of weekend events that you won't want to miss.
4th Annual Taste of Lo De Marcos Ready To Take Flight
Due to an untimely February storm, the 4th Annual Taste of Lo De Marcos had to be rescheduled. Just like the Phoenix, the event regrouped, reorganized and set the new date for March 12. From 3-8 pm, you'll enjoy great food, live music by Caravane and The Blonde Gypsies & more!
PVRPV Vacation Rentals Celebrates 12 Years in Vallarta
This month, PVRPV is celebrating its 12th year of representing over 500 vacation rental properties throughout the Banderas Bay area. And, as one of Puerto Vallarta's premier vacation property agencies, PVPRV has served thousands of satisfied vacationers over the years.
Horoscope: What Does March Have In Store for You?
The night sky shines a bit brighter over Banderas Bay. Laura Gelezunas, a real estate agent at Boardwalk Realty Puerto Vallarta is happy to share her guide to the tropical stars. Many believe these heavenly bodies are key to making the most of life in Mexico.
International Flair, A Feature at Mercado Los Mangos
One of the perks of visiting Mercado Los Mangos is the opportunity to meet vendors from many parts of the world who have chosen Banderas Bay as their home. Such is the case of Marcelo Walter and Pamela Martin, who operate a successful Argentinean Steakhouse in Marina Vallarta.
Hello Bike Wins CarnavalPV 2017 Creativity Contest
Tuesday night's Puerto Vallarta Mardi Gras parade brought together gay, straight, light, dark, old and young to celebrate the diversity of our city. 30,000 cheering spectators from all walks of life lined the 3km route to be wowed by dozens of floats and hundred of parade participants.
ANA, PV Authorities Collaborate on Crime Prevention
Amapas Neighborhood Association
Vencinos En Alerta, Puerto Vallarta's new crime prevention program, is a 'Neighborhood Watch on steroids,' providing instant reporting via Whatsapp. The Amapas Neighborhood Association has had several meetings with city officials and shares valuable information.
Tourism Board Announces Down Puerto Vallarta 2017
Puerto Vallarta's majestic Sierra Madre, blue Bay of Banderas and iconic Malecón will provide the perfect background of mountain-meets-sea for the first edition of the urban bicycle race, Down Puerto Vallarta 2017, scheduled to take place from April 30 to May 1st.
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