East Cape Annual Festival de Artes

East Cape Festival de Artes Poster 2012,  Los Barriles, Baja, MexicoThe 19th Annual Festival de Artes is coming our way on the 1st of April, 2012 from 10 am to 4 pm. Once again held at the famous and beautiful Hotel Palmas de Cortez in Los Barriles, you will be delighted with the selection of Art’s and Craft’s on the well known grassy area in Los Barriles.

The Asociación de Artes is expecting 150 artist’s of all kinds, with everything from original paintings to creative hand craft items. This is sure to be a day of fun and sun, with many food choices, including the traditional Tacos Al Pastor and Carne Asada. Also available will be bar-b-que beef sandwiches, gourmet hot dogs, baked goods and snacks. Sodas and a full bar will be on site for the event spectators. Kid’s projects will be on going throughout the day, along with some great music and raffles.

There will be plenty of shade this year but be sure to bring your hat and sunglasses. For the protection of the art displays, pets are not permitted on the grounds.

The show is sponsored by the Asociación de Artes del Mar de Cortez A.C. All proceeds from this event help to provide the local schools with art supplies.

St. Paty’s Day

Saint Patrick’s Day is being celebrated in many different ways this weekend…

Frank himself will be in Todos Santos this weekend for the Lucky 15th Annual St. Patrick’s Day festivities at Shut Up Frank’s. Green beer, traditional corn beef and cabbage with all the fixings plus live Celtic music by Barry Cloyd. Food starts at 3 pm, music starts at 5 pm.

Shut Up Franks St. Patrick's Day, Todos Santos, Baja, Mexico

La Santeña at Hotel Casa Tota is celebrating the day with a special menu to knock your green socks off prepared by Chef Carolen of Wind & C at Suki’s and their own Chef Tony Peralta. 300 pesos per person. Reservations suggested.

If you prefer to dance to celebrate Dia del San Patricio…

Start your evening by catching the sunset at the best view in Todos Santos–the Hotel Guaycura Sky Deck, then stay for the Cuban music show of Noralys Cantero. Ask for their drink specials.

Hotel Guaycura Cuban night with Noralys Cantero, Todos Santos, Baja, Mexico

Riddim Forz will be at the Hotel California bar. Tequila, Beers, and Dancing. Music begins at 8pm. No Cover.

7 Clouds to Heaven will be playing live jazz music at La Encantada in La Paz.

Flashback will be rocking Los Barriles at Otra Vez.

Feliz Dia del San Patricio!