BAJA & SONORA THIS WEEK Your news and entertainment
San Felipe Tequila Festival Now seems like a good time and for a good cause, with a cover charge (5dll) at the door going to Casa de Fe Orphanage. The Lighthouse presents the Tequila Festival on Friday & Saturday, October 16th and 17th, from Noon to 11 pm, with live music from 2 pm to 11 pm on both days. READ MORE Loreto Halloween Party Augie's 4th Annual Halloween Party Sat. Oct. 31st 6PM until the end. As always free food, FREE food Happy Hour all night. Come in costume for a FREE Drink. Prizes for BEST COSTUME. Let's Party 613-135-1224.
The Challenge of Outdoor Furniture for Seaside Living Whether you have owned a beach property before or not, you are probably amazed at how the elements including the salty air is not necessarily the best—even the life expectancy of a house at the beach is considerably shorter. Read More.
Violeta's Story My name is Violeta. I am a small calico cat who was brought to the San Felipe Animal Rescue (SFAR) thrift shop (segunda) in early August. Before I was brought here I endured some tragic and painful life experiences. Read More. Jimena Aftermath near Guaymas Photo gallery of the town of San Jose, outside of Guaymas Sonora. It was one of the hardest hit areas. Sonora is Safe and Castaway Kids delivered mattresses and stoves all day long to residents. The need in the area is overwhelming. View Photos
Daylight Savings On October 25th we turn our clocks back one hour. Daylight Savings Time ends for most of Mexico. It's best to turn your clocks back before retiring on Saturday night October 24th. The US and Canada change their clocks on November 1st. MEXICO LIVING HOME SHOW Be a part of the "Season Kick-Off" The Mexico Living Home Show has everything you need to start living your dream. Whether you're a resident, visitor or business owner in Baja or Sonora, this is the event to attend; make the connections to last all year.
THIS WEEK'S GUEST SPEAKER PROFILES GRAHAM MACKINTOSH Graham Mackintosh, who described himself as the "least adventurous person in the world," walked around the beautiful but dangerous coastline of Baja California. READ MORE | READ ALL SPEAKERS
GREG NIEMANN Niemann’s books include Baja Fever, Baja Legends and others. The memoirs brought out in Baja Fever created a loyal following of Baja fans and Baja Legends put Baja California on the map and won an award from the Outdoor Writers Association of California, and is in its third printing.
ARTURO MARTINEZ ESQUER, Deputy Director of Visitor Assistance Recognizing that tourism is key to the development of Mexico’s economy, the State Secretary of Tourism of Baja California is diversifying tourism products and developing new markets.