News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Carnaval La Paz 2019 Comes to a Close

🎭 Carnaval La Paz 2019 has now come to an end. Slowly the booths along the malecon will be taken down and after the weekend, the rides along Nicolas Bravo will follow suit. This beauty is tuckered out after her participation in the Carnaval parades,...

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,...

Carnaval La Paz 2019

Carnaval La Paz 2019 is just around the corner and all the fun will take place from February 28th to March 5, 2019. Carnaval is an annual 6-day event held in major cities in Mexico and in other parts of the world (Rio de Janeiro!)...

Trio Vivaz Performing

Tonight! Friday, February 22nd, 2019 – Trio Vivaz performs at 8 p.m. at Parque Piedras y Pájaros, Constitución between Madero and Belisario Dominguez. Bring your own chair. Admission is free. For the complete arts and cultural calendar, visit www.rozinlapaz.com

Blues Fest La Paz 2019

Blues on the beach — five bands, five hours of music and I’ll be there playing harmonica. The date is Saturday, March 16. The place is Marea, a beautiful beach at the foot of Calle Sinaloa with a big stage overlooking the Sea of Cortés....

Families Get Together

By Judy Ristity Melodramas, comedies and horror/thrillers. They make excellent themes for novels, movies AND family reunions. As Alex and I drove toward the San Jose del Cabo airport on December 27th, I worried about our upcoming first Ristity reunion given the extremely different political...

A Conversation with Georges Potvin

Thursday, February 21st, conversation with writer Georges Potvin: La Levedad del Ser presents a bilingual reading and discussion at 7 p.m. with Georges Potvin. Learn about his work, career path and inspiration. Free admission. La Levedad del Ser is at Morelos 512, between Guillermo Prieto...

Building in Baja: A Practical Guide to Building your Dream Home in La Paz, BCS

By Jim and Rebecca MacDonald A hilltop home with panoramic ocean views. A quiet bungalow just steps from the beach. A remote, eco-friendly home powered by solar panels and rainwater. Whatever your vision of a dream home looks like, chances are you can build it...

Are We In a Seller’s Market?

By Heather Borquez In my opinion and in the opinion of many of my colleagues, La Paz is in the beginnings of a mini boom, perhaps even a bit of a seller’s market.  Tourism is up, numbers are up, inventory of properties is down and...

12th Festival Artesanal El Triunfo

The 12th Festival Artesanal El Triunfo will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 24th. The annual exhibition and sale of handicrafts in the town of El Triunfo is a wonderful way to spend the afternoon in the quaint town just...