This year marks the third edition of the ‘Great Superhero Race’ in Puerto Vallarta, on Sunday, April 28, starting at 8:00 pm, at the Unidad Deportiva Agustín Flores Contreras.
The main requisite to participate in the race is to dress accordingly, with a superhero costume from any movie or comic you enjoy.
There will be seven categories in the race: "Súper Baby" ages 3 to 5, "Flash" 6 to 8, "Incredibles" 9 to 11, "Wonder" 12 to 14, "Invincibles" 15 to 17, "Spider" 18 to 25 and "Iron Man" at 26 years old. All of these categories have different distances and will present several obstacles.
The cost is $50 pesos for children and $100 pesos for adults until Saturday, on Sunday, the day of the race the cost will be $70 and $120 pesos, respectively. All proceedings from the race will go to support the members of Karate school ‘Okinawa-te’.
Source: AZ Noticias (Spanish)
The main Vallarta Pride 2019 parade will take place on Thursday, May 23, at 5:00pm. It will start at the Sheraton Bungavillas and end at the intersection of Olas Altas and Rodolfo Gómez st.
Over the past few years Puerto Vallarta pride has grown to become one of the most important gay events in the annual city calendar. Created to extend the tourism season beyond April, the event takes place in May each year. The weather is warm and mild and the atmosphere is electric.
This year the main parade takes place from 5:00PM on Thursday, May 23rd, 2019. The start of the parade is at the Sheraton Buganvilias to Malecon, to Lazaro Cardenas’ Park ending at the corner of Olas Altas and Rodolfo Gomez Street. Other highlights include, the Lazaro Cardenas Park Party, ground zero for the main festivities of this year’s Vallarta Pride.
Sunday includes the Mantamar pool party. Other events include a Gay Art Walk, Beach gym and shopping days, a special Circuit Party at Puerto de Luna, the Wet and Wild Cruise plus a host of community activities and cultural events.
Amy Armstrong will be hosting a special Adult Bingo during Vallarta Pride Week at Nacho Daddy on Tuesday, May 21st at 3:00 pm in benefit of SETAC and PuRR Project.
If you are going to be in Puerto Vallarta for Pride Week, make plans now to join Amy Armstrong for an afternoon of fun and games at Nacho Daddy. On Tuesday, May 21 at 3:00 pm, everyone's favorite 'Diva Loca' will host a very special edition of Adult Bingo to benefit two non-profit community organizations - SETAC and PuRR Project.
This ain't your Grandma's Bingo, so fasten your seat belts and get ready for a wild ride! Renowned for her dynamic personality, off-the-cuff remarks and comedic wit, the Always Amazing Amy Armstrong will be at her most outrageous as she calls the numbers for fabulous Adult prizes that'll make you "Love Them Balls!"
To help round out the spirit of the games, there will be a 50/50 raffle for cold hard cash and Nacho Daddy will be offering Bingo players food and drink specials, so come out and support these two important community projects while enjoying an afternoon of fun and fantastic prizes. (*Games start at 3:00 pm, but get there early for a good seat.)
Tickets cost just $300 Pesos ($100 pesos for 8 games of Bingo, $100 pesos for the 50/50 Cash Raffle, and $100 pesos goes to SETAC) and are on sale now at Nacho Daddy (Open daily from 11 am to 12 am at Basilio Badillo #287 in the Romantic Zone), at the SETAC Office, (Open Tues-Thurs 4:00-8:00 pm; Sat 10:00 am-2:00 pm at Lazaro Cardenas 379-C in Old Town), or by sending an email to exkhan(at)usfamily.net.
Source: Banderas News
In benefit of 20 nonprofits -including ECOBAC, SETAC, Biblioteca Los Mangos, Pasitos de Luz and Sociedad Animal- the International Altruism Festival will celebrate its 15th edition on Sunday, May 5th, 2019, from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.
The event will be held at Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa hotel, which for 14 years in cooperation with Kelly Trainor and more recently Fundación Punta de Mita, have organized this event in an impeccable manner, gathering some of the best restaurants of the bay.
Admission is $400 pesos per person, including food and drinks. You can purchase the ticket online, with the resort concierge or with any of the associations like Biblioteca Los Mangos, DIF Puerto Vallarta, Fundación Down, Grupo Bennu, Pasitos de Luz and Sociedad Animal, among others.
Enjoy delicious food, beverage and dessert tasting; entertainment, social projects, raffles with great prizes and much more. Learn more about the International Festival of Altruism at facebook.com/FIAPV.
Source: Vallarta Lifestyles
The Cuisine of the Sun International Food and Wine Festival is celebrating its fourth edition at Villa La Estancia in Riviera Nayarit, from April 23-27, 2019.
The Villa Group is proud to announce the fourth edition of the Cuisine of the Sun International Food and Wine Festival, which will be held April 23-27, 2019 at Villa La Estancia Riviera Nayarit. After such incredible success during the first three editions, The Villa Group is excited to offer what will be another sensational affair. You can join famed chefs from around the world and other VIPs as they share their talents, recipes, and flair for gourmet cuisine with all those in attendance.
The committee in charge of the event, which is headed by the festival’s curator, Chef Penny Davidi, is currently preparing a magnificent program, which will include new surprises, delicious dinners, fantastic contests, cooking classes, and more. Now in its fourth year, the Cuisine of the Sun International Food and Wine Festival promises to be even better than before. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to experience the wonders of Riviera Nayarit, the splendor of the AAA Four-Diamond Villa La Estancia Resort, and a culinary festival unlike any other.
Due to its success in Riviera Nayarit, The Villa Group has decided to add an exciting Los Cabos second edition to the Cuisine of the Sun Festival, so that more of The Villa Group family, including resort guests and other important individuals, can enjoy the magic of the culinary festival. Set to take place for the first time from the 23th to the 26th of April, 2019, the Cuisine of the Sun Food and Wine Festival will feature the talents of internationally acclaimed chefs and will include cooking classes, elegant dinners, and chef interviews at Villa del Palmar, Villa del Arco, and Villa La Estancia Los Cabos.
Source: Villa Group Resorts