Events – November 2019
Oct 30-Nov 2 – SIP Cabo
Songwriters in Paradise present the 3rd Annual SIP CABO songwriters event, which will take place at the beautiful Bahia Hotel & Beach House, Bar Esquina, and SUR Beach House on October 30 through November 2! To learn more about Songwriters in Paradise and the schedule of performances, visit www.songwritersinparadise.com/sip-cabo/
Oct 31- Nov 2 – Flora Farms Day of the Dead Altar Competition
Destino Los Cabos is thrilled to be a part of the 5th annual Day of the Dead Altar Competition at Flora Farms along with our friends at Bliss Events! The event connects local businesses with local charities, with 100% of profits going to local charities and animal shelters. Judges will choose a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner with prize money going to the charity paired with each winning team. The award ceremony will take place at 7:30pm on October 31 (Halloween night) and the teams will be as follows:
1) James Perse - Coro sin voces "Escucha mis manos"
2) El Wine Shop - Proyecto Angeles
3) Pez Gordo Gallery - BAJA S.A.F.E.
4) Eclectic Array - El Ranchito
5) La Micro Brewery - Los Cabos Children's Foundation A.C.
6) Del Cabo Event Design - Sarahuaro, A.C.
7) Eduardo Sanchez Jewelry - Gente Joven Por Un Cambio A.C.
8) Baja Soul Yoga - Cabo Kittens Rescue
9) The Agency Baja - Red Autismo AC
10) Cali Kombucha - Escuela N-39 Las Animas
11) Destino Los Cabos and Bliss Events - Casa Hogar de Cabo San Lucas A.C.
12) Natural Pina - Casa Hogar Una Luz en Mi Vida
Tickets cost $450 MXN ($25 usd), all of which will be divided among the charities and includes a no host bar, Flora Farms snacks, as well as live music and entertainment for adults and children. You can purchase tickets the night of the event, or in advance at Flora Farms, El Wine Shop or Pez Gordo Gallery. And if you can’t make it on Halloween night, don’t worry! Altars will be displayed at the farm through Saturday, November 2.
1-2 – Día De Los Muertos
Day of the Dead (or in Spanish Día de los Muertos), is a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico. Unlike other popular celebrations, this multi-day holiday focuses on family and friends gathering to remember and pray for friends and family who have passed away. This meeting is to help support their spiritual journey. Families will go to cemeteries to be with the souls of the departed and build private altars with photos, memorabilia and favorite food and beverages of their lost loved ones. Day of the Dead is not recognized as an official public holiday.
1-2 – Día De Los Muertos at Casa Calavera & OMNIA Los Cabos
Enjoy a special Feel Good Fridays event in honor of Day of the Dead on Friday, November 1, from 11:30am-5:30pm. Sign up for the guestlist and reserve tables at Omnia.ws/FGFDiaDeMuertos. Then on November 2, catch a special performance by Art Department at OMNIA Los Cabos or celebrate the day at Casa Calavera, featuring an open bar, traditional family-style Mexican cuisine, a broadcast of the Canelo Alvarez vs Sergey Kovalev fight, and a special menu sponsored by Tequila Avion! To reserve in advance, visit CasaCalavera.com
2 – Día De Los Muertos Art Market at One&Only Palmilla
Browse locally crafted artistic creations at Palmilla’s Día de los Muertos Art Market on Saturday, November 2, from 6-9pm on the Hacienda. Enjoy an evening of art and music under the stars as you browse locally crafted paintings, sculptures and other artistic creations at the Día de los Muertos Art Market. The event is complimentary. Find out more at Bit.ly/2p1JdTv.
2 – Altares de Muertos 12th Edition at Puerto Paraíso
The 12th edition Day of the Dead Altars at Plaza Puerto Paraíso takes place on November 2 from 6-10pm. They will have an exhibition of 20 different altars dedicated to different notable people who have passed on. They will also have an art festival, a catrinas and catrinos contest, sugar skulls, candles, traditional bread, and many gifts and surprises! The event is family friendly and admission is free.
8-9 – The Life Luxe Jazz Experience
The official jazz festival of Los Cabos returns for two days on Friday and Saturday, November 8-9 at the OMNIA Los Cabos Day Club in San José del Cabo, with a line-up of world-class musicians. You’ll be nestled on the breathtaking Sea of Cortez, enjoying the first-class hospitality of the OMNIA Los Cabos Day Club, and lounging in luxury as you take in the artistic genius of jazz greats like Gerald Albright, Alex Bugnon, Raul Midón, Roy Ayers, Incognito, The Average White Band, Kirk Whalum and many more. We’ve got your chair, so all you need is willingness to have the Life Luxe Jazz Experience of a Lifetime! One and two-day passes are available. Visit LifeLuxeJazz.com for tickets and festival information.
10 – Cabo Fitness Sunset Run 2019
Cabo Fitness Club, in coordination with the Los Cabos City Council, invite you to participate in a 5K or 10K Sunset Run. You will run at sunset on the Transpeninsular Highway in the Tourist Corridor of Los Cabos, with a panoramic view, between the desert and the sea. The cost is $400 MXN for the 10K, $350 MXN for the 5K, or $200 MXN for walkers. Space is limited so sign up before it’s too late! www.CaboFitnessClub.com
9 – Casa Hogar ‘Fore! the Kids’ Charity Golf Tournament
On Saturday, November 9, Palmilla Golf Club will host ‘Fore! the Kids’ featuring breakfast, drinks, lunch, prizes and raffle benefiting Casa Hogar orphanage for local kids in need. Registration is $200 USD. To register call (624) 191-1897 or email Info@CasaHogarCabo.com. Sponsorship opportunities are available, and all proceeds go to Casa Hogar. www.CasaHogarCabo.com
13-17 – Los Cabos International Film Festival
The 8th Edition of the Los Cabos International Film Festival returns to Cabo November 13-17 at Cinemex Puerto Paraíso in Cabo San Lucas. This year the festival will feature voices of fabulous women in cinema. They will highlight the impact of women in the film industry and recognize those in front of and behind the camera using hashtag #MujeresFantásticas. CabosFilmFestival.com
16 – Vidanta's 45th Anniversary featuring Claptone
lebrate 45 extraordinary years with Vidanta at OMNIA Los Cabos on Saturday, November 16, from 11:30am-5:30pm. Vidanta will party like it’s 1925, with a speakeasy-style masquerade that would make Gatsby blush. Enjoy a day of Roaring Twenties-style revelry, including an open bar, food and beverage packages, and plenty of glitz and glamour while you dance the day away. For tickets and VIP tables, visit OMNIALosCabos.com
16 – El Triunfo Festival Gastronomico
El Triunfo BCS invites you to spend an extraordinary afternoon of gastronomy, wine and music, at El Minero Café and Bar. This 4th edition event includes an afternoon tasting from 1:30-4:30pm and a live show from 4:30-7:30pm. Visit @TriunfoBCS on Facebook for more information!
17 – Don Diablo Trail Run 3rd Edition
The Don Diablo Trail Run is a challenging 35K cross country race, with a narrow path that crosses the Sierra Cacachilas mountain range. In addition to the annual 35K race, the 2019 Don Diablo presents a new Ultra 54K race that includes an ascent to the Picacho de Cieneguitas at 978 meters above sea level. DonDiabloTrailRun.com
24 – Carrera de Mascotas (Pet Race)
Join the first race dedicated to participating with your pet in San José del Cabo! Choose from a 1K, 2K or 5K race, with only one pet allowed per runner. Participants will receive color-coded bandanas based on the pet’s behavior. Learn more at All4Run.org
24 – Reto Baja MTB 100K
The 100K Baja Challenge is one of the most difficult mountain bike races, taking place in La Paz and El Triunfo, an old mining town located one hour from La Paz. In this 5th edition, bikers can choose from 4 distances from 28K to 100K. The race is suitable for all levels from beginners to experts, however beginners are advised to enroll in the shortest routes. www.RetoBajaMTB.com
27 – EsperanzArte 5th Edition
At the 5th annual EsperanzARTE event, Cabo’s finest chefs unite within a five-star resort and align with a hand-selected collection of Mexican artists to take you on a sensory journey, unlike anything you’ve experienced before at one of the most celebrated destinations in Los Cabos - Esperanza Resort, on Wednesday, November 27 at 7pm.
30 – Tree Lighting Ceremony at One&Only Palmilla
The triumphant beginning of festive holiday celebrations kicks off with One&Only Palmilla’s much-anticipated Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Guests can enjoy this free event on Saturday, November 20 from 5:30-6pm as fireworks paint the moonlit sky as the tree comes to life with sparkling wonder. Bit.ly/2p1JdTv
30 – Sabor A Cabo
Sabor A Cabo is one of the most important gastronomic festivals in Mexico. A culinary celebration where local ingredients, chefs, restaurants, wineries and the spectacular location merge into a sophisticated, fun and surprising night in Los Cabos! The festival gathers more than 3,000 people to taste samples from 60 restaurants, different wineries, mezcal and tequila, and closing with a spectacular concert. The main event on November 30 at 5pm, at Club Campestre San José, will benefit the Red Cross, local Firefighters and the Los Cabos Children’s Foundation. SaborACabo.com