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January 2017 Puerto Vallarta Health News & Clinics
Pamela Thompson

Happy New Year! At Healthcare Resources, we are committed to you and will continue to be there for all of your healthcare needs in every way, shape or form. We are proud of our physicians, our clinics and our services, and we wish for you the very best in the upcoming year.

Tribute Artist Bonnie Kilroe Returns to Banderas Bay
Debbie White

Tribute artist Bonnie Kilroe returns to Banderas Bay for two nights only presenting her incredible tribute to the 'Queens of Country Music.' Bonnie will be appearing at The Palm Cabaret Bucerias on Saturday, January 7th, and at El Rio BBQ in Puerto Vallarta on Thursday, January 12th.

Democrats Abroad Tuesday Film: 'Captain Fantastic'
David Kamp

As part of their Every Tuesday Night Film series, the Costa Banderas Chapter of Democrats Abroad Mexico is proud to present this week's movie, 'Captain Fantastic.' This 2016 American comedy-drama will be shown at The Jazz Foundation in downtown Puerto Vallarta on January 3 at 7 pm.

El Cora Crocodile Sanctuary Updates Tourism Offerings
Riviera Nayarit CVB

The El Cora Crocodile Sanctuary, nestled between the El Quelele, La Cortada and La Vejiga lagoons to one side of the Flamingos Golf Club, is a natural area that has been upgraded with new experiences and services for Vallarta-Nayarit locals and visitors alike.

January's Hot Property from Tropicasa Realty
Villa Nemi, Amapas

Situated on a jungle-lined hillside in Colonia Amapas, Nemi Eco Villa is a one-of-a-kind environmentally-responsible living experience. This 7 bedroom, 9 bath, fully-furnished home is suitable not only as a private residence, but could also be a successful B&B or boutique hotel.

6th International Charro Championship at Arena Vallarta
María Francesca

From February 1-5 the best Charro teams from Mexico and the U.S. will gather at Arena Vallarta to compete in the 'Grand Premio 2017' Charro Championship. With daily competitions and traditional events, this a perfect way to experience the real Mexico.

The Right Realtor is Key to Finding Your Dream Home
Via Capitale Puerto Vallarta

Since formally opening in March of 2004, our office has been your source for Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit Real Estate. Now, with our new affiliation to Via Capitale, we offer access to all available properties for sale in the Banderas Bay area through the AMPI approved MLS service.

Wednesday Night BINGO Games Support PuRR Project
Marilyn Khan

Donations and fund raising events are the only source of financing to provide food, shelter and veterinary care for the over 175 adorable cats and kittens at Puerto Vallarta's PuRR Project. You can help while having tons of fun playing Kitty BINGO on Wednesday, January 4 at Margarita Grill.

Horoscope: Let the Stars Guide You in 2017
Ron Morgan Properties

A new year is beginning and with it comes the opportunity to reflect upon ourselves and makes some positive changes. Even though living in Puerto Vallarta is always pretty great, we have resolutions perfectly suited for every sign of the zodiac, to help you live your best life in 2017.

January Events Schedule for ExPats in Puerto Vallarta
Sara Wise

During the month of January, ExPats in Vallarta will be having 2 Happy Hour gatherings at Langostinos, a Wine and Appetizer evening, 2 Neighborhood Coffees and 2 Special Event Dinners. Getting out is great therapy for everyone and a chance to see old friends and make new ones!

Celebrating New Year's Eve in Puerto Vallarta
Banderas News Team

New Year's Eve and Puerto Vallarta are as natural party partners as Tequila and lime. Much like its rich cultural diversity, variety is the spice of life in the greater Banderas Bay area, and on December 31st, you'll find New Year's Eve celebrations for every taste and budget.

How to Make, and How to Keep, New Year's Resolutions
Marie Callan

As 2016 comes to an end, it is time to reflect on the changes we want or need to make. But when it comes to how to make, and how to keep, New Year's resolutions, 'out with the old, and in with the new,' is not as easy as it sounds. Performance coach Steve Siebold offers advice.

Act II Brings in the New Year with 4 Opening Nights
Daniel R. Mininni

Are you are looking for a place to bring in the New Year with style? Then head over to the south side of Puerto Vallarta, where Act II Entertainment will say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017 with an incredible line-up of music, theater and fun in in all three venues at STAGES.

Ring in 2017 at 'Tu Casa en Vallarta' - No Way José!
Julie Guerrero

There's no better place to celebrate the end of the year than at 'Tu Casa en Vallarta.' Jose Alfredo and his team invite you to join them in welcoming 2017 with a classic No Way Jose! Fiesta that combines delicious food with the music of Los Romanceros, champagne, fireworks and fun!

ANA: Vallarta is Talking Trash For The New Year
Tom Swale

Lately, we've been noticing uncollected trash piling up around town and thinking, 'Here we go again!' But this may be a sign of better things to come. What we are experiencing now is the less-than-smooth change-over as Puerto Vallarta City Services takes control of trash collection.

Cuisine of the Sun Set For Encore in Riviera Nayarit
Travel Pulse

Villa La Estancia will continue to elevate the Vallarta region's stellar culinary resume with an encore performance of Cuisine of the Sun, April 26-29, 2017. Attesting to its appeal are not only repeat performances by many of 2016's participants, but a roster of newbies as well.

IFC Puerto Vallarta Home Tours Help Local Charities
John Warren

The IFC Home Tours, run by the International Friendship Club, are a great way for visitors and residents of Puerto Vallarta to see new places, explore spectacular homes and know that all of the profits made from the tours are used to make the lives of Mexicans living here a little better.

Purr Project Offers Cat Lovers 'Superior' Vallarta Tours
Marilyn Khan

You've heard about the 175+ cats and kittens living happily at Puerto Vallarta's feline shelter. Now you can meet them! Purr Project is offering visits to the ranch in roomy, 10-passenger air-conditioned vans every other Wednesday. The next tour is set for December 28, 2016.

New Year's Eve at Casa Karma: Kim Kuzma & Janette Mason
Debbie White

If you missed their extraordinary Christmas Eve performance, you'll be happy to hear that famed jazz musician, Janette Mason, and Vallarta's darling diva of song, Kim Kuzma, are coming together for an encore night of entertainment at Casa Karma Resort on New Year's Eve.

Puerto Vallarta Charity Pub Quiz Challenge 2017

If you love trivia then don't miss the Vallarta Charity Pub Quiz Challenge 2017. Every Wednesday from Jan. 4 to Feb. 1, contestants can team up to show off their intellectual prowess for thousands of pesos in prizes, and help fund a new playground for the children of Colonia Vista Hermosa.

The Colors of Vallarta Inspire Artist Angelo Sannasardo
Marie Callan

Most come for a relaxing visit or to enjoy their golden years in paradise. Not so much so artist Angelo Sannasardo, who discovered Puerto Vallarta in the early 90s when working at a Detroit area ad agency. Now retired, he has moved to PV and rekindled his first love... painting.

Pointing Out the Origins of the Christmas Poinsettia
Mark Van Wagoner

No flower says Christmas like the poinsettia, but do you ever wonder where the beautiful perennial we call the 'Christmas Plant' got its start? With the Christmas season here, and red floral displays everywhere, you may like to know the origin of this very intriguing plant.

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