News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Baja Blues Tour

Baja Blues Tour is a food drive and a travelling jam session that tours the Baja Peninsula. This year, a couple of comedians are part of the tour. There will be more than one event in La Paz but starts February 3rd.  Details to come. For...

La Paz Ladies Luncheon

Plan to attend the La Paz Ladies Luncheon on Thursday, January 24th.  The restaurant is Tatanka, a garden restaurant on Revolucion between Bravo and Ocampo, downtown La Paz. Contact Cindy at cindycrane090@gmail.com for details and reservation.

Carnaval La Paz

Mark your calendars! The dates has been set for Carnaval La Paz 2019 February 28th to March 5, 2019 The theme is “Grandes Navegantes” or Great Navigators!

La Paz Farmers Market

Tuesday and Saturdays The La Paz Farmers Market has an assortment of vendors that sell organic produce, baked goods, other home-made foods and some crafts on Madero Street between 5 de Mayo and Constitución. The market is Tuesday and Saturday from about 9am to noon.

Pintores del Jardín del Arte

SATURDAYS Stop by Jardin Velasco (5 de Mayo and Revolución) on Saturdays from 9am to 1pm and enjoy the work of the Pintores del Jardín del Arte, a group of over 10 local artists who exhibit and sell their work at the relaxing park. For more information,...

2018 – THE YEAR THE WORLD TOOK NOTICE

In November Espiritu Santo National Park was named one of the best managed protected areas in the world by theICUN – the first ever in Mexico and only the second in all Latin America. This outstanding achievement, brought about by the combined efforts of government organizations, users of...

Last Chance Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts

The City of La Paz has announced its property tax discount program for the month of January 2019. This temporary discount will run until January 31st, 2019. If you pay your 2019 property taxes before the end of the month, in one payment, you will...

Learning Mexican Food Culture

By Russ Ham There are many doors into Mexican culture — music, sports, religion, history, and more — but few offer such immediate gratification as food.  Working together to prepare a meal is an ancient human experience, and Bernardo Aguado Jiménez and Hilda Medina Vargas...

TIME TO TURN THE PAGE: ALLENDE BOOKS IS FOR SALE

TBC The owners of Allende Books, Kat and Bruce Bennett, have decided that, after more than ten successful years in business, it’s time to turn the page and start on the next chapter of their lives: retirement. Allende Books is for sale, but unless the...

Fundación Astra Teaches Nutrition with Games Abrapalabra-FANLAP

By Judy Peterson In the Summer 2018 issue of the Baja Citizen, you’ll find an article written by Susan Fogel with the title “Apoyo La Paz, A Free Health Clinic Opens in El Centenario.” Since the article was published, the name of the non-profit organization...