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House Hunters International Vallarta Episode 11
Marie Callan

Home & Garden Television just can't seem to get enough of Puerto Vallarta, as they are currently in town filmimg yet another episode of their wildly popular 'House Hunters International' series here - and the eleventh Vallarta episode will air on HGTV USA this Thursday and Friday!

Vallarta Yacht Club's 2017 Jim Ketler Award Winner
Richard Williams

The Vallarta Yacht Club's 2017 Jim Ketler Service Award has been given to Ricki Williams of Nuevo Vallarta. This award is given annually to the person that has displayed active, positive support for the mission and goals endorsed by the VYC to benefit the greater Banderas Bay Community.

Boca de Tomatlán is Celebrating its New Malecón
María Francesca

Puerto Vallarta kicked off the Semana Santa vacation period last Friday with Mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña inaugurating the new Malecón in Boca de Tomatlán. $8,873,664.64 pesos were invested in the project, which includes a boat ramp, parking, walkways, a plaza and restrooms.

'Mariachis, Margaritas & More' Raises $88,000 Pesos
Lorena Sonrisas

At a press conference at Fusion Gourmet on April 10, the Amapas and Viejo Vallarta Neighborhood Associations announced that 'Mariachis, Margaritas & More,' held at the Lion's Club Feb. 23, raised $88,000 pesos - enough to buy a new pressure-washer for each neighborhood.

This Week's Featured Vallarta Vacation Rental at PVRPV
Residences by Pinnacle 203R - Condo

This week, PVRPV Puerto Vallarta Vacations is proud to present Pinnacle #203R, a 2 bedroom, 2 bath luxury condominium located in the brand-new prestigious and luxurious Residences by Pinnacle building in the heart of the Romantic Zone, just a few steps from Los Muertos Beach.

VEA Report #2: Reporting Crime & Police Procedures

Puerto Vallarta's new neighborhood-based crime prevention program, VEA (Vecinos En Alerta), is already working. The Amapas Neighborhood Association explains what you can expect to happen after reporting a crime via Whatsapp, dialing 911, or 089 for anonymous reporting.

PVGC's Last Membership Meeting of the Season, April 20
Puerto Vallarta Garden Club

The Puerto Vallarta Garden Club's final membership meeting of this season will be held on April 20 at 5 pm at Incanto. We will receive an update on all of this year's accomplishments and get a glimpse at what's planned for next season. It's impressive, so don't miss this important meeting.

The Lazy Days of Summer are Just Around the Corner
Timothy Real Estate Group

After Semana Santa, the two weeks when Puerto Vallarta swells with visitors, life calms down to a more comfortable pace for those of us who find one day running into the next during PV's 'high season.' Our favorite summertime pastime is catching up with friends.

Stolie's 2nd Season in Vallarta Comes to an End April 14

After her second successful winter season singing for grown-ups in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, singer-songwriter Rebecca 'Stolie' Stoelinga is getting ready to pack up and head home to Chicago, where she will turn her focus back to performing for children all summer long.

Easter Bonnet Brunch Features Creative Mexican Cuisine
Kennedy Furtado

Taste Restaurant at Casa Cupula is pleased to announce the 4th Annual Easter Bonnet Brunch on Easter Sunday, April 16. This year's Brunch, which offers all you can eat for $399 pesos, will benefit SETAC, Puerto Vallarta's LGBT community center dedicated to fighting HIV/AIDS.

April 7 Puerto Vallarta News Brief & 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 Puerto Vallarta headlines, a few community announcements and a couple of weekend events that you won't want to miss.

11th Annual Puerto Vallarta Folkloric Dance Festival
María Francesca

From April 27 through May 7th, 16 dance groups from twelve Mexican states and three South American Countries will participate in the Eleventh Puerto Vallarta Folkloric Dance Festival, a celebration that brings the colors, music and traditions of Mexico to life through dance.

Horoscope: What Does April Have In Store for You?
Boardwalk Realty

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.

Celebrating Semana Santa & Pascua in Puerto Vallarta
Lorena Sonrisas

In Mexico, the Easter holidays, known as 'Semana Santa,' are a time of pageantry, reverence and celebration. But Semana Santa is much more than a religious occasion. Like all holidays in Mexico, it is also a festive occasion, a time to hit Banderas Bay beaches for a few days of fun in the sun.

Vallarta Joins Fight Against Mosquito Borne Diseases
María Francesca

Earlier this week, the Mexico Health Secretariat launched the '1° Jornada Nacional de Lucha contra Zika, Dengue y Chikungunya,' a nationwide effort to reduce the population densities of the aedes aegypti mosquito, the transmitter of these diseases, and DIF Vallarta has joined the fight.

Illinois Educator Delivers Pencils to Vallarta Students
Mick Zawislak

For the past five years, Oak Grove Elementary School Superintendent Lonny Lemon has been collecting dropped and discarded pencils at his school in Green Oaks, Illinois. Instead of throwing them away, he delivers them to the students at Ignacio L. Vallarta Elementary School in Puerto Vallarta.

Kim Kuzma & Piel Canela Dinner Show at Coco's Kitchen
Debbie White

Don't miss the opportunity to see the very best of Puerto Vallarta entertainment in a late season show. Join Kim Kuzma and Piel Canela in Coco Kitchen's charming garden for a spectacular evening of great food and quality music on April 11th as they present their 4th annual 'Dinner and a Show.'

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