Calendar of Events

January 9, 2017

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

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.mxwww.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. 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.netwww.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 and Tuesday 8 am to 1 pm. La Paz organic market. Postal Park, Constitucion and Madero streets. Free.  

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.  

Every Sunday. Noon to 4:00 pm. Sunday in the park. Secured 6,000 sq mt. Dog Park. Open to  

January 17 to 22, Lord of the Wind. The seventh annual Lord of the Wind Kiteboarding Contest will take place from in Los Barriles. This five day event will showcase some of the best kite boards in the world, and proceeds will go to the Rotary Club’s ongoing projects.  For more information go to www.lordofthewindbaja.com/ 

the public. Providing a safe location to enjoy your dog off leash.www.cabok9corral.comand Facebook. 

January 31, Tuesday. 11:00 am. Winter Piano Concert by Christian Schleifer. At the music museum in El Triunfo. 100 peso donation per person at the door. 

February 11,12, 10 am to 4 pm.8th annual Todos Santos Open Studio Tours. Benefit for the children’s art programs. Advance ticket sales $10 at the Tecolote Book Store, or ordered online at ts.studiotour@gmail.com or purchased atwww.brownpapertickets.com/event/2621609. 

February 22 – 24. The Baja Surf Stomp 3. As part of the Surf IMusic Festival. In La Ventana, La Paz, and Todos Santos. On Cover charge of 50 pesos, includes a cold beer. Music starts at 8:00 pm. For more information look up on Facebook: Baja Surf Stomp Vol. III   

February 26. Sunday 11 am. The 2017 Los Barriles dog competition. At the Hotel Palmas De Cortez.  50 pesos entrance.  Under 10s free.  $40 pesos per dog per event. Prizes. Beer, food, fun. Information: www.bajakennelclub.com/  Your dog could earn you a beer. Start him on tricks now. 

March 13, way next year. Monday. Liga MAC’s 20th Anniversary Celebration. At Hilton Los Cabos. Information: (624) 120-1060, www.ligamac.org  

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. 

August 1 – 5. Bisbee's East Cape Offshore fishing tournament. Information: www.bisbees.com 

October 20 – 22. Bisbee's Los Cabos Offshore fishing tournament. Information: www.bisbees.com  

October 24 – 28. Bisbee's Black & Blue fishing tournament. Information: www.bisbees.com  

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