Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Weather

Weekly Events

NOTICE: Puerto Vallarta is desperately in need of blood, our Blood Bank is extremely low.
If you would consider leaving something here in Vallarta for the needy, please consider donating your blood. Hospital San Javier, Marina, 2nd floor Blood Bank.


Old Town Farmers' Market in Puerto Vallarta.


Mon – Fri International Artist Angeline Kyba welcomes visitors to her studio. Mondays through Fridays from 12 to 5, other times by appointment at 222-4238 Map Calle Cuauhtemoc #635, follow Guerrero up the Rio Cuale, the name changes as you go further, it is the last house on the left.
Sundays & Thursdays Municipal Band Concerts , 6 p.m. Main Plaza, Bandstand.
In front of City Hall
Sundays Ballroom Dance Music is played for public dancing, 7 – 8 p.m. Main Plaza,
In front of City Hall
Sundays Xiutla Folkloric Dancers. 8:00pm FREE! Los Arcos de Malecón
Suspended in the summer.
Cooking Classes. Join Carmen Porras for a traditional Mexican breakfast, visit local purveyors, hands-on cooking instructions and then enjoying what you’ve cooked. US$115 incl. shopping tour, breakfast, lunch, recipes, embroidered apron & tips. 9:30am. Menu download HERE. El Arrayan, Allende #344 Map Space is limited, call 222-7195.
Tue – Sun Museum of Anthropology,
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Isla Rio Cuale, bay side on your right towards Oscar’s.
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Voladores de Papantla. (Those guys that descend a long pole upside down with their feet tied to a rope.) 6 pm. Malecón at Pipila.
Suspended in the summer.


Free Sculpture Tour. Gary Thompson, owner of Galeria Pacifico, hosts a walk down the Malecón and discusses the many sculptures, at 9:30am Site At the Millennium sculpture next to the Hotel Rosita, north end of the Malecón. Map
Tuesdays Tianguis de Cevichi and Agua Chili . Lots of stands serving Cevichi and Agua Chili, from 12 noon – 6pm

Francisca Rodriguez at the Pier, Los Muerto Beach.Map

Tuesdays Weekly Meet & Greet. I’ll be there, with whoever else turns up, a lot of visitors via TripAdvisor at 6:30pm Pour Favor Bar, Lázaro Cárdenas # 245.  Map.
Suspended in the summer.
Tuesdays & Wednesdays
IFC Home Tours. Visit 4 unique homes each week. The tour funds support the International Friendship Club’s Cleft Palate Surgery Program and other charitable programs. 10:30 am. Tours begin at Sea Monkey restaurant, on the beach at Aquiles Serdán
Suspended in the summer.
Art Walk stroll around our many galleries. free cocktails 6-10pm. Starting October 26th. Various downtown galleries
Thur & Sat. Kermesse Mexicana. Traditional Church Carnival, with lots of food stands and entertainment. 7pm Main Plaza,
In front of City Hall
Suspended in the summer.
Thur & Sat.
Cooking Classes. Join Carmen Porras for hands-on cooking instructions and then enjoying what you’ve cooked for lunch. US$85 incl. lunch, recipes, embroidered apron & tips. 11 am. Menu download HERE. El Arrayan, Allende #344 Map Space is limited, call 222-7195.
Fridays Cribbage. Enjoy a friendly cribbage game. 100 pesos ante. 1pm Escondida Bar, Jacarandas # 210.
Fridays Bridge. Enjoy a friendly bridge game. Free to members Non-members $50 pesos each. 2-5pm IFC above the HSCB bank corner Miramar & Libertad, across from the Flea Market 222-5466 Map.
Fridays Xiutla Folkloric Dancers. 7:30pm FREE! Parque Lázaro Cárdenas Map.
Suspended in the summer.

Olas Altas Farmer’s Market. Food & many other articles for sale, plus live music. 9-2pm.

Lázaro Cárdenas Park. Map.

Mercados Los Mangos. Fashion, accessories, pet treats, “made on site” foods, organic honey, artisan chocolates, Greek Style yogurt, fermented foods, sauces, dips, baked goods, bread, tortillas and popsicles. 9:30am-2pm.

Our Great Local Library.
Biblioteca Los Mangos. 

Saturdays & Sundays Mexican Brunch, all you can eat! Up in the hills above the Rio Cuale at the Jorullo Ejido River Canopy restaurant. Wonderful views and Mariachis! 180 pesos. Reservations for transport (170 pesos) 222 0560
Every Sunday
Now on summer hiatus.
Milonga/Salsa Sunset Dance Party. A milonga is a social dance party comprised of tandas (sets of music) alternating tango, tango vals and milonga (the fast tango). This milonga will mix sets of salsa, merengue, samba and cumbia throughout the milonga play list. Free entrance, includes a free class. 4:30pm – 8pm Hotel Rosita at the north end of the Malecón.
More info. E-Mail Nanette antonietapv@gmail.com
Every Tue, Wed & Sat Free City Tour of our Historic Center. 9am plus 12pm Tue & Wed
Sat. @ 9am
Tourist Office on the outside corner of City Hall. Map Info 222-0923