‘Local Events’ News

The Results of FANLAP SUBASTA 2014

SUBASTA 2015. Photo courtesy of Thomas Ireton By Judy Peterson In December of 2013, Fundacion Ayuda Niños La Paz, A.C., (FANLAP) celebrated 25 years of the annual subasta which was held at Marina de La Paz. The first Subasta was held in 1988 by Club Cruceros de La Paz to purchase Christmas...

Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts on Now

foto1_predial_enero2015 TBC The City of La Paz has announced its property tax discount program for the month of January 2015. This temporary discount will run until January 31st, 2015. If you pay your 2015 property taxes before the end of the month, in one payment, you will...

Amigos de Navidad

Some of the toys donated for Christmas 2013 by Amigos de Navidad. TBC Amigos de Navidad, a group of neighbors and friends in El Centenario are making progress with the organization of this year’s event. As they did last year, Amigos de Navidad hope to reach their goal of feeding 50 families Christmas dinner this year. Many...

Piece Makers of La Paz Quilting Group Present CHRISTMAS BAZAAR

Christmas Bazaar CHRISTMAS BAZAAR Sunday, December 14th, 2014 10:00 am until 3:00 pm Hand crafted items and more! Local artists, unique art, baked goods, jewelry! Location: Club House at Marina De La Paz (Rangel and Legaspy) For info: 612 151 3081

Dia de Guadalupe

Virgen de Guadalupe Dia de Guadalupe Friday, December 12th is Dia de Guadalupe, a special day to many Catholics, especially Mexicans, as it is the day that the Virgin of Guadalupe (or, La Virgen de Guadalupe, en español) was to have appeared before peasant Juan Diego near Mexico...

Christmas Tianguis Have Taken Over Downtown La Paz

La Paz Christmas Tianguis 2013 TBC Drive with precaution if you are heading downtown in the next few weeks. The traditional La Paz Christmas Tianguis have taken over several blocks of historic downtown La Paz, making driving and parking a little more hazardous. The Tianguis, or open-air street stands, can...

Thanksgiving with FANLAP Helps Scholarship Program

FANLAP volunteers and scholarship students By Judy Peterson Thank you to everyone who worked to make our “Velada Muy Especial” (Very Special Candlelight Dinner) a success. This year the dinner took place on November 27, which was Thanksgiving Day in the United States. First of all I would like to...

Tuesday Cultural Presentations at Se Habla…La Paz

Se Habla La Paz Cultural Presentation. Tuesday Cultural Presentation at Se Habla…La Paz This week begins our 2 final cultural presentations for the year: La Historia de La Virgen de Guadalupe. This is the amazing story of the most important Saint in Mexico and Latin America. December 12th is the official date. Please...

Art show opening for Randy Berry at NIM

expo Randy at NIM baja Art show opening for Randy Berry Restaurant NIM 1130 Revolucion, Downtown La Paz Thursday, December 11th from 4pm until 8pm Paintings and Jewelry

The Golf Club at El Mogote – K9 Rancho del Perro Invitational Charity Golf Tournament

Golf-Tournament-Big The Golf Club at El Mogote K9 Rancho del Perro Invitational Charity Golf Tournament Sunday, December 28, 2014 Format: Two Player Scramble Entry Fee: $65 USD per player Includes: green fees, cart, clubs (if needed), continental breakfast, and luncheon following play   Trophies and prizes...