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  • 14th Rocky Point Rally™ surpasses expectations!
    Biker fiestas, the roar of engines, and leather jackets could be seen, heard, and felt throughout the city this year with events expanding across Plaza de Gobernadores in the Malecón, along Calle 13, as well as out to various sponsor restaurants and bars.
    12 November
  • Day of the Dead in Puerto Peñasco
    Mexican traditions surrounding Day of the Dead are alive in Puerto Peñasco. On both Nov. 1st (Día de Todos los Santos), and Nov. 2nd (Día de Muertos) streams of families will make their way to local cemeteries, filling these with flowers, music, and cherished memories.
    31 October
  • Hotel Packages for Yuridia concert
    Yuridia in concert Nov. 22nd in Puerto Peñasco Tickets available in Puerto Peñasco @ Circle K on Blvd. Juarez – Information on getting tickets from out of town, please contact the Convention and Visitors Bureau in Puerto Peñasco
    30 October
  • October’s cool mornings and fresh evenings
    06 October
  • 1st Rocktobeer CheveFest  Oct 11
    On October 11th, at least six craft beer makers from Baja California, plus another from Hermosillo, will participate in Puerto Peñasco's 1st “Rocktobeer” CheveFest, which will also include guacarock master of Mexican rock “El Mastuerzo” and his group Jijos de Maíz.
    29 September
  • 14th Rocky Point Rally™ rumbles into town Nov. 6 – 9, 2014!
    The 14th Annual Rocky Point Rally™, to be held across the streets of Puerto Peñasco from Nov. 6th – 9th, will certainly live up to its name as the Greatest Motorcycle Fiesta just South of the Border while raising money for local charities.
    22 September
  • Puerto Peñasco’s Fishing Roots
    Peñasco’s origins stem from fishing, positioning it as one of the most important spots in northwestern Mexico. Today, the port's fishing industry remains parallel in importance to tourism.
    13 September
  • Puerto Peñasco’s tides are a unique spectacle
    Those who have just visited our port for the first time are most certainly struck by our tide phenomena, having the opportunity to see how the tides come in to cover the beaches and then retreat to a far distance.
    01 September
  • Independence Day festivities, sun, sand, and sea!
    Puerto Peñasco is an ideal spot to celebrate Mexican Independence Day. Take advantage of the warmth of the city’s beaches, area attractions, and traditional fiestas!
    25 August
  • Local Restaurants on TripAdvisor list
    In addition to hotels, TripAdvisor recognizes restaurants that have maintained pretty high standards. What’s good is there are a number of places in Puerto Peñasco that have earned this certificate, though you of course have the final word.
    22 August
  • Alejandro Filio in concert Aug. 23
    For more than 30 years, contemporary Mexican singer/songwriter troubador Alejandro Filio has sought to strengthen Mexican music.
    19 August
  • A dozen curious facts about the Pinacate
    Given its natural beauty and tremendous biodiversity, on June 21, 2013 the Pinacate Biosphere Reserve and Grand Desert of Altar was named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
    11 August
  • Area beaches!
    Puerto Peñasco’s main attraction is undoubtedly its beaches, the horizontal strip where the sea merges with the rocky and sandy shores.
    06 August
  • Top 10 hotels in Puerto Peñasco, as ranked by opinions on TripAdvisor
    To help guide travels, TripAdvisor is a popular tool and its familiar green owl can be seen across Puerto Peñasco, providing a sense of well-being to all.
    04 August
  • Pinacate Reserve offers unique vacation stop
    Just a few miles outside of Puerto Peñasco, the Pinacate and Grand Desert of Altar Biosphere Reserve is a special space and one of a kind in the world
    28 July
  • Puerto Peñasco takes part in Fiesta in the Desert!
    Puerto Peñasco’s Convention and Visitors Bureau (OCV) had the great pleasure of recently taking part in Fiesta in the Desert XI of the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA).
    18 July
  • Mexican Tourism Secretary visits Puerto Peñasco
    11 July
  • Sea turtle lays eggs on Sandy Beach
    Studies show the coasts along the California peninsula and Gulf of California are home to five of the seven species of sea turtles in the world.
    04 July
  • Rocky Point expects more than 35,000 visitors over U.S. holiday weekend
    More than 35,000 visitors from the U.S. are expected in Puerto Peñasco this weekend, over the U.S. Independence Day holiday weekend.
    02 July
  • Vívelo para creerlo tourism campaign: Live it to believe it!
    Sonora Governor Guillermo Padrés visited Mexico City in early June for the launch of the national tourism campaign “Vívelo para Creerlo” (Live it to Believe it), which presents promotional spots from across Mexico.
    23 June
  • Welcome donations from Rocky Point Triathlon
    One of the mostly highly anticipated activities in Puerto Peñasco is the annual Spring Rocky Point Triathlon. Each year, the RockyPointTri also does a good job of collecting donations for local organizations.
    20 June
  • Puerto Peñasco’s 1st Wine and Beer Festival!
    Puerto Peñasco will host its 1st Wine and Craft Beer Festival on June 28th! A wine festival is best paired with music, so the night is to include performances by Mexican troubadour Nicho Hinojosa along with the talent of local groups.
    06 June
  • ¿Qué es Circus Mexicus?
    ¿Pensando en que hacer este fin de semana en Puerto Peñasco? ¡Abraza tu espíritu de rock y acercarse a la música de Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers!
    04 June
  • Puerto Peñasco honors Día de la Marina
    On June 1st, Puerto Peñasco celebrated the 72nd National Marine Day honoring members of Mexico’s Navy as well as the lives, work, and sacrifice of local fishermen.
    02 June
  • Tourism growth in Puerto Peñasco
    According to information gathered by the Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau (OCV) from local hotel and accommodation agencies, there has been a 14% increase in tourism to the area from January to May over 2013.
    29 May
  • Positive Memorial Day numbers
    Memorial Day Weekend has firmly established itself as one of the best tourism weekends in Puerto Peñasco. This year there was a 15% increase in the number of visitors over the same time last year, which is a good sign for the hotel and tourism market as the Summer begins.
    28 May
  • Peñasco ExpoCenter Board appoints Director
    Following creation of the Puerto Peñasco Convention Center Governing Board, which consists of representatives from corporate associations, the Chamber of Commerce, and municipal officials, Celida Botello has been named Director of the recently inaugurated ExpoCenter for the 2014-2017 period.
    27 May
  • High expectations for Memorial Day Weekend
    The U.S. Memorial Day Weekend, combined with the launch of the summer vacation period, is one of the most important tourism dates for the Puerto Peñasco’s beaches.
    20 May
  • Dirty Beach Mud Run this Memorial Day weekend!
    Over Memorial Day weekend, the Rocky Point Speedway near the Reef will be the site for the 5th Dirty Beach Mud Run! The course, which stretches across 5K includes 15+ obstacles and surprises along the route! Costumes and team participation encouraged!
    19 May
  • Uniting Nations Cup May 15 – 18
    For a fourth year in a row, the Peninsula Golf Course at Mayan Palace of Grupo Vidanta will...
    14 May
  • Peñasco Expo Center
    The Peñasco Expo Center, officially inaugurated on May 8, 2014 will serve as a pillar for the future of tourism in Puerto Peñasco.
    12 May
  • Puerto Peñasco present at Tianguis Turístico Mexico
    Mexico’s 39th Tianguis Turístico is in full swing in Cancún, Quintana Roo with Puerto Peñasco proudly represented by the local Convention and Visitors Bureau. This year’s three day event...
    07 May
  • Memorial Day in Rocky Point!
    This Memorial Day Weekend, discover all the opportunities Puerto Peñasco offers, whether that be water sports, golf, ecotourism, fishing, an outing to Bird Island, or sunset cruises ....pick your adventure!
    07 May
  • Plans for upcoming inauguration of Puerto Peñasco Convention Center
    Sonora Governor Guillermo Padrés Elías is expected to inaugurate the Puerto Peñasco Convention Center during an upcoming visit to the city scheduled for Thursday, May 8th.
    02 May
  • Skate Park project would attract new tourism
    The meeting, which was held at the new Convention Center, included Javier Tapia Camou, Director of the State Commission for Tourism Promotion (COFETUR...
    30 April
  • President Peña Nieto celebrates Earth Day at Pinacate
    During his visit to the “Shuck Toak” Visitors Center of the Pinacate Biosphere Reserve on Earth Day, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto extended an invitation for...
    22 April
  • Semana Santa 2014!
    Con las expectativas superadas, la Semana Santa 2014 en Puerto Peñasco, registro gran afluencia de turistas en este periodo vacacional de la Semana Mayor, estimando 80,000 visitantes la ocupación Hotelera estuvo durante este fin de semana al 100%
    21 April
  • Pelea de Campeonato Mundial!
    Disfruta esta Semana de Pascua de la pelea de box y de Puerto Peñasco, llama para informacion de paquetes de estancia con entradas para la pelea de box!
    13 April
  • Puerto Peñasco gears up for Semana Santa
    Following a 5% increase in Spring Break visitors over 2013, Puerto Peñasco is gearing up for a busier than ever, and even historic, Semana Santa Holiday period.
    11 April
  • World Championship Boxing in Puerto Peñasco!
    On April 26th, World Champion flyweight boxer and Puerto Peñasco hometown favorite Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada will be defending both his titles in an unprecedented event for the city.
    07 April
  • Spring adventures for all ages!
    In addition to Spring Breakers, Puerto Peñasco is also known as cherished stomping grounds for RV adventurers!
    05 March
  • High Expectations for Spring Break 2014
    Hotel occupancy expects to be up to 70% during "Spring Break"
    03 March
  • World class whale watching in Puerto Peñasco
    We are seeing whales like never before. Why?
    16 February
  • UNESCO representative to visit Pinacate Reserve
    Nuria Sanz, Mexico representative of the United Nations Educational...
    14 February
  • AZ – Sonora Commission Notes
    Padrés and Brewer share regional vision for development of Sonora and Arizona
    10 February
  • Home Port Progress
    At approximately noon on Jan. 29th, accompanied by Port and Merchant Marines Coordinator Guillermo Ruiz de Teresa
    29 January