‘Local Events’ News

Big Blue Free Diving Held in La Paz

TBC Estrella Navarro Holm, world silver medalist for free diving, has organized for the second year in a row the Free Diving World Cup “Big Blue” in La Paz. Navarro Holm, a La Paz native, founded Big Blue to share with other free divers the...

Day of the Dead Celebrated In La Paz

By Susan Fogel The air smells like cinnamon. You can feel the pulsing music. We are following our noses and the beat of the music and the crowd. The outdoor stage is lit in ghostly pale, icy, blue and white lights. Smoke wafts up eerily...

15th Anniversary of the Spring Classic Car Festival and Parade!

*To be held in conjunction with the 481 Anniversary of the La Paz Founding Festival Manuel Amarillas Vanegas The first Classic Car Festival and Parade came to life in 2002 in conjunction with the La Paz’s Founding Festival with the hopes of enriching the program...

La Paz Celebrates 481st Anniversary!

TBC It is that time of year again. La Paz is 481 years young! The La Paz Founding Festival will take place Tuesday, May 3nd until Friday, the 6th. The annual Fiestas Culturales de Fundación de La Paz features a great mix of artists and...

May Days in Mexico

May Days!! May is one of the busier months of the year in Mexico, with a mountain of special days to consider if you either work or study here. Please take into account these dates before making any major plans. May 1st – Labor Day...

Baja Races Through Los Barriles

by Gabriel Arcoleo On February 7th, this year’s Pro Baja Off Road Series kicked off its 2016 season in Los Barriles with the Los Barriles 300. This year will be the first time that all race classes are being held in Mexico at the same...

Cultural Presentations at Se Habla…La Paz

Se Habla…La Paz invites you to their Tuesday afternoon cultural presentations in easy to understand Spanish. The following topics will be covered 29 March           Common Spanish Phrases 5 de Abril          The Mexican Paper Money 12 de...

English AA Meeting in La Paz

English AA Meeting in La Paz   Where: Crossroads Christian Fellowship Church on Abasolo between Sonora and Sinaloa. When: Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings starting at 9:30 am Contact: Leo – 612 129 3293 or Frank – 612 168 4088

Carnaval La Paz 2016 is Just Around the Corner

*February 4th to the 9th on the Malecon of La Paz TBC As it does every year, La Paz will transform itself into one big, public street party. The traditional Carnaval La Paz will be kicking off on Thursday, February 4th. Organizers, including the Mayor...

The La Ventana Classic Is Back and Better Than Ever

TBC After taking a few years off to reorganize, the La Ventana Classic is back and bigger than ever. Local, national and international wind enthusiasts will heavily attend the five-day event. Organized by Tim Hatler of Palapas Ventana Resort and Marina Chang of The Kiteboarder...