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Democrats Abroad August Social at Garbo Piano Bar
Democrats Abroad Costa Banderas
The Costa Banderas Chapter of Democrats Abroad Mexico invites you to join us for a 'Social Hour' in the air conditioned comfort of Garbo Piano Bar on Tuesday, August 15 from 6-8 pm. Everyone is invited to come out to enjoy an evening of fun and friendship at Happy Hour prices.
This Week's Featured Vallarta Vacation Rental at PVRPV
Costa De Oro PB-A - Condo
PVRPV is proud to present Costa de Oro PB-A, an amazing, two bedroom, two bathroom condominium located in the wonderfully upscale neighborhood of Conchas Chinas. It is just 15 minutes walking from the Old Town and only 5 minutes from the famous Conchas Chinas beach.
Why Puerto Vallarta is the Gay Beach Capital of Mexico
Mónica Ramírez López
Puerto Vallarta is one of the LGBT community's favorite destinations. Due to its safety and welcoming environment it is the first city in Mexico to receive the 'Gay Travel Approved' distinction by GayTravel.com. Here's how and why PV became the Gay Capital of Mexico.
Daiquiri Dick's Makes Summer Sizzle in Puerto Vallarta
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 August this popular beachside restaurant is offering diners a choice of three delectable courses (appetizer, entree and dessert) for just $399 pesos.
August News from Vallarta's Purr Project Feline Shelter
The latest news from Purr Project, a non-profit, no-kill feline shelter located just north of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, that provides homeless cats and kittens a recuperative stay with the ultimate goal of adopting them out to loving homes sterilized, vaccinated and disease free.
Teacher Making Documentary on Life in Puerto Vallarta
Brett Schwartz, an award-winning filmmaker who teaches video and film production at an Illinois high school, is making a documentary commissioned by the Highland Park Sister Cities Foundation to tell people about Puerto Vallarta beyond its status as a tourist destination.
Puerto Vallarta Businesses Support the SPCA de PV
The SPCA de PV works tirelessly to find homes for Puerto Vallarta's abandoned and abused animals, but it takes lots of money for veterinary care, spay and neuter clinics. Now there's an opportunity for local businesses to show some love by becoming sponsors.
Four Reasons to Invest in a Mexican Vacation Home
MEXLend Mortgages for Mexico
We've all dreamed of owning a vacation home, though sometimes it ends up being just that - a dream. What most people don't know is that investing in a vacation home can be one of the best financial decisions you can make. The experts at MEXLend Mortgages for Mexico explain.
Individuals & Organizations are Saving Cats in Mexico
Sometimes an issue appears black and white - when it's really a complicated calico, a mix of hues and colors. Cats haven't always had an easy time in Mexico. In many parts of the country, though, their welfare has improved and continues to evolve for the better.
Act II Gives PV a Sneak Peek at Upcoming Winter Show
Banderas News Team
On July 22, Act II Entertainment welcomed the musical duo, Us Two, to The Red Room Stage for a preview of their upcoming Winter show. If you missed the debut of 'New Voices, Old Beats,' you have two more chances to see it this Summer - on Saturdays, July 29 and August 12.
Hook the Cure Returns to Puerto Vallarta November 2
Fishing and golfing enthusiasts are already making plans to visit Puerto Vallarta from November 2-5, 2017 for a long weekend of friendship, fun and entertainment at the 12th edition of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's premiere fishing, golf and spa outing, 'Hook the Cure Powered by IOTEC.'
Transgender People Can Change Birth Records in Nayarit
Mexico News Daily
Nayarit recently became the third state in Mexico to allow modifications to birth certificates for gender identity reasons. The modified law represents significant progress for transgender people, a sector of the population that has been historically discriminated against.
Mercado Los Mangos Preparing for Sophomore Season
Mercado Los Mangos, a seasonal market launched by Los Mangos Library earlier this year, has announced its second season will begin Oct. 28. With just over 3 months to go before the launch of its sophomore season, organizers are ready to begin reviewing new vendor applications.
Vallarta Vacation Property of the Week from PVRPV.com
Santa Barbara Shores II - Condo
PVRPV, Vallarta's #1 Team of Vacation Experts, presents Santa Barbara Shores II Beachfront Condo. Ideally located in one of the most desirable neighborhoods on the south side of Vallarta, this gorgeous 2 bedroom 2.5 bath condo boasts a spectacular oceanfront view of Banderas Bay.
Vallarta Ceviche & Aguachile Festival Returns July 29
Puerto Vallarta restaurants are busy preparing to serve the hundreds of people expected to attend the fourth edition of the Festival del Ceviche y Aguachile, scheduled to be held from 12:00 noon to 7:00 pm at Lazaro Cardenas Park on Saturday, July 29, 2017.
Vallarta Living: Transferring Your Money to Mexico
If you are buying a home in Puerto Vallarta and planning on living in Mexico full or part-time, being able to access funds from home is an important concern, particularly if you maintain bank accounts in the US or Canada. Tropicasa offers tips for accessing your money in Mexico.
ExPats in Vallarta August Happy Hours and Events
During the month of August, ExPats in Vallarta will be having two Happy Hours and three ExPat Dinners. Everyone is enjoying getting out and mingling with other ExPats during this time of year. Getting out is great therapy for everyone, so make plans now to join us!
Act II's Main Stage Announces Exciting 5th Season Shows
For weeks, we've been telling you that Act II Stages has been gearing up for the best season of entertainment that Puerto Vallarta has ever seen. Now they have announced the exciting line-up of shows coming to The Main Stage for their upcoming 5th season, which begins October 31.
Mexico, Canada Boost Security for Laptops on US Flights
Laptops and tablets on US-bound flights from Mexico will be subjected to heightened carry-on security measures at the request of the US Dept. of Homeland Security. Canada also began enforcing enhanced security measures on 'electronics larger than a cellphone.'