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Puerto Peñasco Convention & Visitors Bureau present at Tourism Fair in Mérida

The Puerto Peñasco Convention & Visitors Bureau (OCV) took part in the “Rebirth of Tourism Rebirth” Tourism Fair held Nov 16th  – 19th, in Merida, Yucatan. As Puerto Peñasco is an emerging destination with much to offer, the world needs to learn about the beauties of this paradise located in …

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Border Reopening expected to entice Snow Birds

With reopening of the United States’ border for Mexico and Canada, an increase in the influx of winter tourists traveling to warm beaches such as Puerto Peñasco is expected. This provision, which goes into effect on Monday, November 8th, goes hand in hand with winter tourism and “Snow Birds”, known …

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20th Anniversary of Rocky Point Rally coming Nov 11th – 14th

Rocky Point’s traditional biker event, which brings together thousands of motorcyclists from across the U.S., Mexico, and beyond, is just about here! The greatest motorcycle fiesta just south of the border has positioned itself as one of the best biker destinations in northwestern Mexico. This year, marking the 20th Anniversary …

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Puerto Peñasco among first municipalities to begin Covid vaccination for youth 12 – 17 years old

One hundred sixty-eight Puerto Peñasco youth between 12-17 received a first Covid vaccination shot during the most recent cross-border campaign held at the Lukeville-Sonoyta border entry.  The Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau (OCV) once again helped with pre-registration as well as transportation for the vaccination effort, opened up to …

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Preparations and Logistics for Mega Los Ángeles Azules Concert

Preparations are in place for the mega concert featuring Los Ángeles Azules, to be held Oct. 15th on the Malecon Fundadores, as part of the Fifteenth Anniversary celebration of “The Links” golf course at Las Palomas Beach & Golf Resort. From Iztapalapa to Puerto Peñasco! The highly anticipated group, which …

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Fall in Rocky Point!

The best weather of the year has reached the shores of Rocky Point, along with several events to help make your trip the best it can be!  Some of this year’s events will be in person, taking into account health protocols, while others will take place on virtual platforms, and …

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First release of baby sea turtles this season in Rocky Point

The release of seventy-three baby sea turtles making their way to the sea was an amazing spectacle to behold recently along Sandy Beach. Following an incubation period, the baby Olive Ridley sea turtles were placed carefully on the sand in front of the Sonoran Spa complex, in the precise spot …

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Agua de Coco. A decade of making people dance

If we’re going to talk about a representative band from Puerto Peñasco that plays good Son Cubano, we have to talk about Agua de Coco. This October, the group marks its 10-year anniversary of making people dance to the Latin and Afro-Caribbean rhythms they turn into their own style. The …

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10 ACTIVITIES YOU SHOULDN’T MISS FOR AN INCREDIBLE TIME OVER LABOR DAY WEEKEND IN ROCKY POINT

There’s only a few days left until Labor Day weekend, and Puerto Peñasco has the best places and the best weather to enjoy your days off. Each year, this important date for the United States is a great time to visit Puerto Peñasco’s beaches, where cooler weather is already beginning …

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Olive Ridley turtles return to Rocky Point

The season has come for return of Olive Ridley turtles to Rocky Point’s beaches, where they come to lay their eggs along with hope for the species’ reproduction. In recent years, Olive Ridley turtles have appeared along our coasts primarily in August and September to spawn before returning to sea. …

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Puerto Peñasco achieves longest stretch of Level II clean beach certification in Mexico

Puerto Peñasco has obtained Level II clean beach certification for a stretch along “Islas del Mar”, becoming the longest certified coastline for recreational use in the country at more than 2,300 linear meters. This recognition, granted by the Mexican Institute for Standardization and Certification, came after an extensive audit and …

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Manny’s Beach Club in the Mirador receives official Blue Flag certification for 2021-2022

For second consecutive year, Puerto Peñasco beach receives international “Blue Flag” certification granted by the Foundation for Environmental Education in Mexico. Manny’s Beach Club in the Mirador was the site for the raising of the “Blue Flag” again this year, accrediting the site as the only coastline in Sonora distinguished …

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