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December Art Festival in Los Barriles, BCS

December Art Festival at the Colina del Sol neighborhood in Los Barriles Sunday, December 3rd, 10am – 3pm Just a short ride north of ‘downtown’ Los Barriles, you will find the neighborhood of Colina del Sol. There, on the club house grounds you will enjoy the Asociación...

The Sea of Cortes Writers Circle in La Paz

Thursdays, 10 a.m. to noon: The Sea of Cortés Writers’ Circle meets in the upstairs room at The Bagel Shop, Belisario Dominguez 291, between Cinco de Mayo and Constitution. Writers read aloud from their English-language work (poetry, prose, fiction or nonfiction pieces) and get feedback...

Sea Turtle Release in Todos Santos

By Gari-Ellen Donohoe The release of baby sea turtles (hatchlings) to the ocean is unquestionably one of the most emotional and magical activities you will ever experience here in Baja California Sur. Just an hour drive from La Paz, on the four-lane to Cabo San...

The 12th Fall Classic and Antique Auto Show in La Paz

The 12th Fall Classic and Antique Auto Show will take place on Sunday, November 26th at the kiosco on the malecon and 16 de Septiembre from 10am to 8pm. There will be an assortment of classic autos on display. Contact Manuel Amarillas at (612) 141...

6th Annual Harker Board SUP Races in La Paz

The Baja Citizen is a proud supporter of the 6th Annual Harker Board SUP Races, Saturday, November 11th, 2017 starting at 9am on the malecon of La Paz, in front of Harker Boardco. Races for men, woman and children. Registration is free (but do it...

Leonardo Gonzalez Art Exhibition Opening

It is an honour to have the privilege to invite you to the photography exhibition EN UN RESPIRO. The venue of the exhibition is EL NIM restaurant in La Paz. The exhibition opening will be held on November 16 at 8:30 pm. We will have...

Blues Fest La Paz 2017

Great blues is coming to town! Friday, November 17th, 2017 5pm to 1am Marea – at the water and Sinaloa, La Paz

What the Construction on the Malecon is all About

TBC In August of 2017, construction crew broke ground on the first phase of remodeling the malecon of La Paz. The malecon is a Spanish word that refers to a paved public walkway by the water. The State Secretary of Urban Planning, Infrastructure and Transport...

What is Buen Fin?

November 17th to the 20th TBC November and December are crazy months here in La Paz.  Christmas shopping seems to be starting earlier and earlier (have you seen the box stores full of Christmas decorations already?) each year and while out running errands the past few...

Cement Tiles – A Dying Art in Baja

By Russ Ham “Making these tiles is my passion. It provides for my family, and sometimes it provides me with occupational therapy.” — Gabriel Fausto Alvarez, on making cement tiles (roughly translated). Cement tiles — also called hidráulicos or mosaicos — are seen throughout La...