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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico News and Local Information
Banderas News Team
With the COVID-19 pandemic dominating the world's news and social media channels, it can be difficult to find out what's going on in Puerto Vallarta, the State of Jalisco, and around the Republic, so here's a look at some of the latest local news and happenings.
Bonito Kitchen & Bar Opening Soon in Zona Romántica
Ryan Donner & Associates and Bonito Kitchen are pleased to announce that the much-anticipated opening of Bonito Kitchen & Bar at Insurgentes 108, one of the most iconic riverside locations in the El Centro and Zona Romántica areas of Puerto Vallarta, is scheduled for early November.
Tequilas Cheap Enough to Mix, Smooth Enough to Shoot
The great thing about good tequila is that it doesn't have to cost a small fortune. There's a nice range to choose from at $19-39 per bottle - each offering smooth drinkability. Here we list ten that work as both a tasty shooter and a solid cocktail base.
It's Virtual Adoption Month at Vallarta's PuRR Project
September is Virtual Adoption Month at Purr Project, a non-profit, no-kill, feline shelter located just north of Puerto Vallarta 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.
Tropicasa: September's Hot Property in Riviera Nayarit
Bolongo 3P, Riviera Nayarit
In an idyllic location between La Cruz de Huanacaxtle and Punta Mita, nestled above a beautiful sandy beach, you'll find the exclusive Bolongo development that's home to Bolongo 3P, a spectacular and spacious 4-bedroom, 4.5 bath condominium that's ready for your personal touch.
September News from Galleria Dante and Di Vino Dante
September news from Galleria Dante, the largest and most eclectic art gallery in Puerto Vallarta, and Di Vino Dante, a chic wine and tapas bar overlooking the gallery's sculpture garden. Read all about the gallery and restaurant's newly renovated spaces, new hours and more.
Celebrate El Día de la Independencia at No Way José!
Though the City of Puerto Vallarta has cancelled all of this year's municipal Mexican Independence Day activities to prevent the gathering of large crowds in public places, you can celebrate the most patriotic Mexican holiday on Thursday, September 10 with food, drink, and live music at No Way José!
Your Donation Will Help Keep the Spirit of RISE Alive
Over the years, we have seen many changes at the Refugio Infantil Santa Esperanza. But now it is with a heavy heart that we announce the August 15 passing of our beloved director, Madre Mari. Though saddened by her departure, we will continue to work at keeping the Spirit of RISE Alive.
Q&A: Traveling to Puerto Vallarta in Times of COVID-19
The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board is working hard to get the word out that the city is open for business with health and safety protocols in place. Luis Villaseñor, the board's interim general director, recently answered some common questions about visiting PV in times of COVID.
Stressed? Reduce Your Anxiety with Green Tea Jello
Dr. Leslie Korn
During these difficult times, so many of us are feeling more anxious. You know I believe that food influences mood, so I've been loving mood-boosting recipes lately. This Green Tea jello is one of my go-tos for its flavor and relaxing effect on the body.