Calendar Of Events

October 16, 2017 Edition

Monday to Saturday. 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Rancher's market in Todos Santos. Featuring homemade products from rural areas. Artisanal cheeses, organic chicken and eggs, liqueurs and virgin honey, as well as handicrafts such as furniture made with regional woods, leather goods and clay pottery all made by ranchers' hands. The Mercado (market). Todos Santos on Calle Morelos between Rangel and Cuauhtemoc inside the San Diego Feed Store.

Every Monday. 8:30 am. Pickleball in San Jose. Contact rondumbarton@gmail.com.

Every Tuesday. 8:00 am. Rotary Club at the Sheraton Hacienda del Mar resort. In the Chapel. RSVP: 172-0009 or 172-0010

Every Tuesday. 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Liga MAC's used bookstore and thrift shop. El Chamizal (Paseo de Los Marinos Street, almost on the corner of Calle Goleta) in San Jose. Runs through until April.

Every Tuesday and Saturday. 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. La Paz organic market. Postal Park, Constitucion and Madero streets. Free.

Every Wednesday. 7:00 am to 12:30 pm. The Organic Market at Pedregal. Fresh, organic produce, coffee, fish, seafood, eggs, whole lambs (Little Bo Peep!), pigs (Porky? Is that you?) handicrafts, plus breakfast and lunch at Penny Lane's Café.

Every Wednesday. 7:30 to 8:30 pm. Bike ride in San Jose. Free if you bring your own bike, or rent from Sportia bike store. Form up at Plaza del Pescador in San Jose, across from the Royal Solaris hotel at 7:15 pm. Call (624)130-7159 or email info@sportia.mx for information.

Every Wednesday. 5:00 to 10:00 pm. Art Day. Art, paintings, books, live music. At El Merkado, in the Koral Center in Cerro Colorado.

Every Wednesday. 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Organic and artisans market. Organic eggs, honey, locally made jewelry and beauty products, traditional baskets and more! At La Esquina in Todos Santos. Email Paula at ballenatito@yahoo.com.mx or visit www.facebook.com/laesquinats. Runs through April.

Every Wednesday. Starting November 1st. 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Art classes at the Palapa Society campus in Todos Santos. Every Wednesday. Classes are free to children ages 6 and up, class size is limited to 16 students.

First Thursday. 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. YoReciclo sets up tents to receive clear glass bottles, metals, plastics (except Styrofoam), thick cardboard, computer equipment (except monitors), small home appliances (except TV's of all kinds), cellphones and accessories, edible vegetable oil, ink cartridges and toners of HP, Samsung and Xerox only, please. In San Jose at Centenario corner with Ildefonso Green. In Cabo San Lucas at the parking lot of the baseball stadium. Email info@yoreciclo.org.mx for more information.

Every Thursday. 8:00 am. Rotary Club breakfast. At the Playa Grande Resort, Restaurant Brigantine, Cabo San Lucas.

Every Thursday. 12:00 to 8:00 pm. Artisans Market at Maco Raspado (Vegetarian restaurant). On the road to the Hacienda Beach Resort (behind the Puerto Paraiso mall), across from the Marina Fiesta hotel.

Every Thursday. 5:00 to 11:00 pm. After Office. Live music and special promotions. At El Merkado, the Koral Center in Cerro Colorado.

Every Thursday. 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Art Walk. Visit different galleries; many serve free wine.  Historic downtown, San Jose.

Every other Thursday. You guess which one. Los Cabos Tomatoes, ladies’ social group. All women who aspire to be a tomato are welcome. Email loscabostomatoes@gmail.com for more information.

Every Friday. 5:00 to 9:00 pm. Todos Santos Farmers Market. Music and fun stuff. At The Distillery (but it moves around, so check where it is this week). Email James Black at merlo4u@earthlink.net or call (612) 134-8728 for more information.

Every Friday. 5:00 to 9:00 pm. Arts and crafts market "El Colibri." Original handmade jewelry, homemade food, arts, crafts and original live music. Nothing made in China here. Amelia Wilkes Plaza in downtown Cabo. For more info, or if you are a vendor, please contact Max at 624-108-2250 (Spanish), or email tomyrosa@gmail.com (English).

Every Friday. 11:00 a.m. Al-Anon Family Group. Next to Calvary Chapel Corner of Degollado and Margarita Maza de Juarez in San Jose. Call 624-165-3333 for more information.

Every Friday. 5:00 to 11:00 pm. Mexican Friday. Live music and special promotions. At El Merkado, the Koral Center in Cerro Colorado.

Every Saturday. 7:00 am to 12:30 pm. The Organic Market at Pedregal. Fresh, organic produce, coffee, fish, seafood, eggs, whole lambs, (Little Bo Peep!) pigs, (Porky? Is that you?) handicrafts, plus breakfast and lunch at Penny Lane's Café.

Every Saturday and Tuesday 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. La Paz organic market. Postal Park, Constitucion and Madero streets. Free.

Every Saturday. All day. The granddaddy of all markets. In addition to organic produce, there are handicrafts, books, critters to adopt, food to eat and who knows what. Behind the town of San Jose. Go to their website and study the map: www.sanjomo.com

Every Saturday. 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Children's library open. Story tellers at 10:30 and 12:30. Looking for gently used books. theranchkidz@yahoo.com, Todos Santos. Spanish.

Every Sunday. 7:00 to 11:00 am. Bicycle, walk, skate or drag your pet around downtown Cabo. The main drag in Cabo San Lucas closes to vehicle traffic. Great opportunity to exercise and mingle with local families. Each week a different activity, like spinning, aerobics, zumba lessons. Email clubcactusbike@gmail.com for information.

Every Sunday. 12:00 to 4:00 pm. Sunday in the park. Secured dog park. Open to the public. Providing a safe location to enjoy your dog off leash. Visit www.cabok9corral.com for information.

October 15-19 Los Cabos Billfish Tournament. For more information visit loscabostournaments.com/los-cabos-billfish-tournament

October 19-22. Bisbee's Los Cabos Offshore fishing tournament. For more information, visit www.bisbees.com.

October 24-28. Bisbee's Black & Blue fishing tournament. For more information, visit www.bisbees.com.

October 28. Tuna Shoot Out. Los Barriles, East Cape. For more information, visit www.vanwormerresorts.com/

October 28. 3:00 p.m. Sancho's 1-year anniversary bash. At Sancho's on the marina in Cabo. Food, drinks, shot specials, the Cajun Shrimp Boil, anniversary shirts and swag, bands and more. Info: facebook.com/sanchoscabo/

October 28. 9th annual "Strokes for Cancer Prevention" swimming event. La Paz Bay. Over 250 athletes and amateurs from Mexico and other countries will swim 20.5 miles to raise cancer awareness. The fundraiser will benefit the Southern California Association Against Children's Cancer. For additional information, visit golapaz.com

November 4. 5:00 to 7:30 pm. Los Cabos Human Society's Cruising for the Critters party. Enjoy an evening cruise with pet lovers, premium wines, cocktails, appetizers, and live music aboard the Cabo Mar catamaran. Tickets are $75 (limited to 140 people). For more information contact Margarita at tropimargarita@prodigy.net.mx.

November 1. 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Art classes. At the Palapa Society campus in Todos Santos. Every Wednesday. Classes are free to children ages 6 and up and class size is limited to 16 students. Email info@palapa.org for more information.

November 12. Ironman Los Cabos. Starts at Palmilla Beach and goes to downtown San Jose. Information: www.ironmanloscabos.com

November 14-18 The 50th Annual BAJA 1000 racing competition. For more information: http://score-international.com/raceinfo/2017-baja-1000/

November 30-December 3. Extreme Sailing Series. Land’s End, Cabo. For more information, visit www.extremesailingseries.com/events/2017.

December 8. 5:30 to 11:00 pm. Annual Dressed to the K9s party organized by the Los Cabos Humane Society. A “Christmas In White Party” at the Sheraton Grand Los Cabos resort. Includes a silent auction, raffle, cocktail reception, dinner and live music. All proceeds to benefit the Los Cabos Humane Society. Tickets are $100 USD. Contact Margarita at email: tropimargarita@prodigy.net.mx or Barbara at cabocoop@gmail.com.

December 14. 5:30 pm. The Padrino Children’s Foundation fundraiser. At the home of Steve and Sheila Jagentenfl. Todos Santos. Padrino provides medical care for disadvantaged children in Todos Santos. and the surrounding rural areas. Includes dinner, drinks, silent auction and music. 100 tickets at $100 USD per person will be available on October 15. Email Nancy at nnaigle@att.net.

January 15-19. 10th Annual Los Cabos Pro-Am. At the Sheraton Hacienda del Mar Golf & Spa Resort. For more information or to request a printed invitation please contact: Barry Fleming at barry@proamevents.com, (843) 384-5342 or visit proamevents.com/los-cabos-mx/

January 27-February 3. Todos Santos Writers Workshop. Seven days of workshops, seminars and fiesta for writers at all levels. More info: www.todossantoswritersworkshop.com.

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