From December 1-12, processions take place to the Guadalupe Parish, these pilgrimages resemble a small parade, with folkloric dancers, floats, singing and even fireworks following their brief mass.
During every December the pilgrimages to honor the Virgin of Guadalupe take place in Mexico, and in Puerto Vallarta this religious and popular event takes place from December 1st till 12th.
This traditional route, which is considered as sacred for many believers, takes place from Puerto Vallarta Downtown to the Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe, filling the streets with colors, music, flavors, and, of course, a sense of peace and joy that makes this event a unique one.
Enjoy our traditions, live this spiritual experience in Puerto Vallarta , and fill yourself with joy at this beautiful destination.
Read more about Virgin of Guadalupe.
Source: Visit Puerto Vallarta
The Art & Market Marina Vallarta 2019 began in October and will run until March 2020 every Thursday from 6 pm to 10pm.
Starting this Thursday October 24th 2019, and during the winter season, the Art & Market Marina Vallarta will take place. A farmer’s market to enjoy gastronomic delights and purchase typical hand made articles from Mexico and around the world, in a festive environment with live music.
From 6:00pm to 10:00pm you may savor a variety of Mexican food specialties, as well as dishes and desserts from other countries like: Spain, Argentina, Venezuela, Thailand, France and Italy.
Besides, you will find handcrafted clothing items, personal care products, local artists, and decorative and everyday objects.
Source: Vallarta Lifestyles
The Free Soul Festival will take place in Puerto Vallarta from November 29th until December 1st.
Want to immerse yourself with yoga, music, meditation and community in one of the most beautiful destinations? Puerto Vallarta Free Soul Festival is the ultimate place to connect with nature, your inner self and others. The festival’s core draws on the natural elements that surround us, with water, fire, wind and earth all playing their part in this experience.
The happening of wellness heaven brings the most recognised yoga and meditation masters, part of a great worldwide community, to Puerto Vallarta. You can look forward to the likes of Robin Martin, David Kyle, Jacob Manning, Gerson Frau and Pablo Quiroga!
Private and public lessons pop up at different parts of the city throughout the day and evening. Musicians well known to the wellness scene, such as Javier Bautista – Sadahaka Healing Sounds, Dj Taz Radish, Amayama and Raoul Diaz-Kirtan, uplift the festival even further.
For more information visit freesoulfestival.com.
Source: Riviera Nayarit Blog
New luxury hotel Marival Armony Luxury Resort & Suites Punta de Mita opened its doors in early November, located on the highway to Destiladeras Beach KM 8.3, Punta de Mita.
This new concept of the Marival Resorts chain, stands out by its harmonious combination between luxury and nature, and thanks to its strategic location, this resort allows to the enjoyment of the most beautiful landscapes of the bay from the comfort of its lovely rooms.
Marival Armony Luxury Resort & Suites Punta de Mita has 268 rooms (including more than 80 suites of one to three bedrooms), a beachfront of almost 984.252 ft, five pools with temperature regulation, VIP area, convention center, kids & teens clubs, gymnasium and a relaxing spa with booths alluding to nine different cultures of the world.
Thanks to the loyalty of its staff, Marival Resorts is a big family since 1982, which has contributed to strengthen Riviera Nayarit as one of the best luxury destinations.
Source: Vallarta Lifestyles
The very first National DIY Skateboarding Festival will be held in Puerto Vallart from December 8 through 10, 2019.
At a press conference, the free event for participants and attendees was announced, which will be held on the track of the Agustín Flores Contreras sports unit, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
José Amador Hernández Madrigal, director of the Municipal Sports Council, highlighted the work of those who promote this sport; He also recognized the achievements of Mauricio Ruiz, who has won gold medals in national competitions. He said that the government of Puerto Vallarta works to support all sports disciplines, including skateboarding.
Meanwhile, Rebeca Scotti, who encourages children and young people to practice skateboarding, said that her dream is for this city to leave the competitors that will represent the country in international competitions, such as the Olympic Games. She invited those who want to learn this sport to attend the skate court of the Agustín Flores Contreras sports unit on Saturdays, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., classes are free.
For the national festival, participants from Sonora, Guadalajara, Aguascalientes, Mexico City, State of Mexico, Yucatan, Baja California and of course from Puerto Vallarta and Jalisco will be in attendance.
Source: Vallarta Daily