Calendar of Events

December 12, 2016 Edition

Monday to Saturday. 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Rancher’s market in Todos Santos. Featuring home made 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 StoreEvery Monday, 8.30 am Pickleball in San Jose. Contact rondumbarton@gmail.com

Mondays, 4:30 p.m. Paint Party at Pez Gordo gallery with painting lessons and more art-focused activities. Fee includes all materials and guided instruction. www.paintcabo.com for more information. Every Tuesday at 8 a.m. Rotary Club at the Sheraton Hacienda del Mar resort. In the Chapel. RSVP: 172-0009 y 172-0010

Every Tuesday 9am to 1pm at El Chamizal (Paseo de Los Marinos St. almost on the corner of Calle Goleta) in San Jose. Liga MAC’s used bookstore and thrift shop. All the way through until April.

Every Wednesday. 7:00 am – 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. (624) 130-7159. info@sportia.mx

Every Wednesday until April. Organic and artisans market. 9:00 am to Noon. At La Esquina.Organic eggs, honey, locally made jewelry and beauty products, traditional baskets and more! Info: Paula, ballenatito@yahoo.com.mx, www.facebook.com/laesquina Todos Santos.

First Thursday. Yo Reciclo sets up tents to receive clear glass bottles, metals, plstics (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 off the baseball stadium. 8 am to 2 pm. info@yoreciclo.org.mx

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

Every Thursday. From 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Organic market. Historic downtown activities program. Postal Park, Constitucion and Madero streets. La Paz. Free.

Every Thursday. 12:00 – 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 from 6pm to 9pm. Art Walk. Historic downtown, San Jose. Visit galleries, many serve wine, they close down the street.

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

Every Friday through April. 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Farmer's Market. At the Shoppes at Palmilla. Information: 624-144-6999 www.theshoppesatpalmilla.com

Every Friday 5:00 to 9:00 pm. Todos Santos Farmers Market. At The Distillery. Music and fun stuff. James Black, merlo4u@earthlink.net, www.facebook.com/Todos-Santos-Farmers-Market- (612) 134-8728, Todos Santos. It moves around, so check where it is this week.

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

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. Info:Cell 624-165-3333

Every Saturday 9am to 1pm at El Chamizal (Paseo de Los Marinos St. almost on the corner of Calle Goleta) in San Jose. Liga MAC’s used bookstore and thrift shop. All the way through until April. Also MAC lady books at the San Jose Organic Market.

Every Saturday. 7:00 am – 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.  The granddaddy of all the markets. In addition to the organic produce there are handicrafts, books, critters to adopt, food to eat and who knows what on any Saturday of the season. All day. Behind the town of San Jose. Go to their website and study the map. www.sanjomo.com

Every Saturday. 10 am to 1 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 - 11 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. clubcactusbike@gmail.com

Every Sunday. Noon to 4:00 pm. Sunday in the park. Secured 6,000 sq mt. Dog Park. Open to the public. Providing a safe location to enjoy your dog off leash.www.cabok9corral.comand Facebook.

December 26, Monday. The Jewish Menorah will be lit on the marina,  "The Yiddish Pintels" will perform live.

December 26 Januka music festival on the Cabo Marina  December 29. Jaunka music festival  at the Thursday night Cabo Art Walk in S Jose on Dec. 29th upstairs at Sara's Galeria de Los Angeles in Los Barriles at 10:00 am (bring your own folding chair). Auditon for Snow White and the Sevn Mariachies. Lots of great roles. Rehearsals will start by the end of Feb. Performance dates are March 10th, 11th, 12th and 16th, 17th, 18th. More info coming by first of the year.Facebook Baja-Shakespeare-

December 29, Thursday, giant Menorah lighting at the San Jose Artwalk. Dignitaries in attendance, prizes, foods, crafts and a DJ

January 4, 2017. Wednesday. 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Palapa Learning Center Open House Todos Santos. On Calle del Huerto (by the fish taco stand bypass) next to Aliser grocery in Todos Santos. For more information or to donate, go to www.palapasociety.org and click the donate tab. Donations are tax deductible and can be made online or at Bancomer.January 13 to 22. Baja 4000. A trip – not exactly a race – that starts from Los Angeles and down to Cabo and back up to the U.S. Look up: www.bamakoadventures.com/en/baja4000/ if you want to watch the crazies as they bomb through Cabo.

March 13, way next year. Monday. Liga MAC’s 20th Anniversary Celebration. At Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort. Information: (624) 120-1060, www.ligamac.org July 15, 2017. Dorado Shoot Out fishing tournament. At Los Barriles, East cape. Information: www.doradoshootout.coc

July 15, 2017. Saturday. 13th annual East Cape Dorado Shoot Out. At Hotel Palmas De Cortez,  Los Barriles on the East Cape. The entry fee is $500 per team and the winning team will walk away with a brand new, fully loaded, 4x4 pickup truck. The tournament also offers optional side jackpots of $200, $300, $500 and $1,000. Look up www.vanwormerresorts.com for more information and to sign up.

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