Feb 28-Mar 5 – Carnaval La Paz
Baja California Sur’s capital city of La Paz pulls out all the stops for their annual Carnaval celebration. This year the theme is “Grandes Navegantes” or “Great Navigators.” As the largest Carnival festival on the Baja peninsula, this family-friendly Mardi Gras themed event includes elaborate costumes, food, games, and cultural events along with extravagant parades with floats during the last three nights of the event. Visit Carnaval La Paz BCS on Facebook for more info!
2 – Girls That Ninja Dive Day
Girls That Scuba and Dive Ninja Expeditions present the second edition all girls scuba dive in Cabo San Lucas. Only 40 spots are available for this fun-filled day of diving, whale watching, inspiring presentations, female empowerment, activities, raffle prizes, an evening social and more on March 2. Team Ninja worked with Sarah Richard, founder of Girls That Scuba, to put together another incredible dive day in sunny Cabo. Visit www.GirlsThatScuba.com to sign up!
2-30 – Spring Break Line Up at OMNIA Los Cabos
Spring Break is almost here and if you’re heading to Los Cabos, you won’t want to miss the world-class March lineup at OMNIA Los Cabos! OMNIA has partnered with JusCollege to bring some of the world’s best DJ artists to San José, including: DJ Vice, Gryffin, Loud Luxury, Chantel Jeffries, Kaskade, MAKJ, NGHTMRE, CRANKDAT,RL Grime, DJ Flight, BAAUER, Matoma, Oliver Heldens, Party Favor, Sam Feldt, and DJ Shift! This year, not only will they be featuring a star-studded lineup, but OMNIA will also be celebrating their 1st anniversary. OMNIA’s main area features VIP villas and cabanas that combine the best of Cabo’s natural beauty and luxury beach club relaxation. The combination of today’s top DJ artists, bottle service, and breathtaking surroundings makes OMNIA one of the top destinations for Cabo Spring Break 2019. Visit OmniaClubs.com/los-cabos/blog/spring-break-2019/ for more information.
5 – Fat Tuesday Party at Sancho’s
Join Sancho’s for one of their biggest and best parties of the year! Their Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras party starts at 11am on Tuesday, March 5 and is all about excess and celebrating with friends! So, pull out your masks, beads, sequins, and purple, green and gold and indulge in all the flavors of Mardi Gras! Food and drink specials include Chicken and Sausage Gumbo, Crawfish and Shrimp Etouffee, King Cake and Abita beer. There will also be zydeco music and videos, limited edition Sancho’s Mardi Gras shirts, and a whole lot of beads!! Contact 624-143-8089 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
7 – A Night in Baja for Baja Safe
Support Baja SAFE Humane Society of San José del Cabo at their 12th Anniversary Fundraiser titled “A Night in Baja.” This street food and music experience takes place on Thursday, March 7 in the magical Mango Grove at Flora Farms. There will be live music and a silent auction. VIP tickets are available for $150USD and general admission tickets are $75USD. Visit the Pez Gordo Gallery at The Shoppes at Palmilla for more information, or call (310) 728-6954.
8 – Women’s Cocktail, Food and Sweets
Celebrate International Women’s Day and empower women this year with 20+ local female chefs, pastry chefs, mixologists and bartenders preparing tasty cocktails, food and sweets! The female driven event will take place at Metate Cabo from 8pm to midnight on Friday, March 8. Guest chefs include Belen Cortez, Biqui Bufalo, Elena Sors, Estela Re, Jimena Sanchez, Leslie Tellez, Lola Oropez, Maria Fernanda Magaña, Miriam Jimenez, Nidia Sanchez, Sabrina Lopez, Susette Sanchez, Tamara Cookson and more along with Mixologists Danielle Tatarin and Vane Kombucha. Visit Metate Cabo or All Access Cabo on Facebook for more information!
11-16 – 2019 Hydrofoil Pro Tour Mexico
If you’re a fan of kiteboarding, you won’t want to miss the start of an amazing 2019 tour with the annual Hydrofoil Pro Tour event in La Ventana, hosted by Boards Unlimited. $10,000USD in cash prizes are up for grabs for competitors with races days on March 12-16. The entry fee is $250USD and registration ends March 9. Visit HydroFoilProTour.com for more information.
12 – Viva El Vino at Herringbone Los Cabos
On March 12, join Herringbone Los Cabos as they venture through the vines of Northern California with Jackson Family Wines! For $1,200 MXN per person (approx. $64 USD), you’ll enjoy a decadent 4-course dinner paired with handpicked selections from this innovative winery. Menu and wine pairings to come. Seatings are available at 7pm. To reserve a table or to learn more about the event, email RSVPloscabos@herringboneeats.com.
12-16 – Taste of Mexico Fest at Villa del Palmar
Enjoy a variety of the best tacos and wonderful creations of Mexico at Villa del Palmar! Villa del Palmar is located on Cabo’s famous Medano Beach along with its sister properties Villa del Arco and Villa La Estancia. More information and schedule coming soon. Visit Villa del Palmar Beach Resort and Spa Cabo San Lucas on Facebook for event updates!
14 – Happy Days! Benefit for The Palapa Society
Remember The Fonz? Or Laverne & Shirley? Kick off your bobby socks, dust off your poodle skirts and leather jackets, and dance to the music of the 50’s and 60’s at Happy Days! This event is a benefit hosted by Library Director Donna Schultz for The Palapa Society’s Biblioteca Elena Poniatowska Community Library. The event takes place on March 14, 2019 from 7pm-10pm at Gallo Azul restaurant in Todos Santos. Tickets can be purchased at bit.ly/PalapaSockHop or in person at the El Tecolote Bookstore.
16 – Blues Fest La Paz
On Saturday, March 16 from 5pm-10pm, rock out to Blues Fest La Paz at Marea Hotel. Participating bands include Outsiders LPZ, Brian Flynn Band, Ros Oberlyn, Blues Band MX, Deep Sensation, Ruben Barranco and Damiana Condo. The event will benefit MarLibre, a group of volunteers who do year-round talks about environmental education in La Paz schools and cleaning of reefs and mangroves every month. Visit Blues Fest La Paz on Facebook for more info!
17 – St. Patrick’s Day Party at Sancho’s
Join Sancho’s on the Cabo San Lucas Marina for a very green St. Patrick’s Day celebration! Featured specials include GREEN TACOS & BEER, Irish Car Bombs, Guinness, Irish Coffee and 2×1 Tullamore Dew Shots. Don’t forget to make a reservation early and wear green so you don’t get pinched! Contact 624-143-8089 or email@example.com.
21-24 – Festival de Cine de Todos Santos
The sixteenth edition of Festival de Cine Todos Santos (aka Todos Santos Film Festival) takes place on March 21-24. This year will feature various people from the world of cinema as well as screenings of an excellent selection of films. This year also includes a special “Deplastify” contest creating awareness about the damage of the excessive use of plastics, straws, bags, bottles, and polystyrene in our local community. Visit Festival Cine Todos Santos on Facebook or email FestivalDeCineTS@gmail.com for more info!
24 – Festival Artesanal El Triunfo
Artisans throughout the region from El Triunfo, San Antonio, Los Planes, Los Divisaderos, El Sargento, La Ventana, Los Barriles, Buena Vista, and others will come together on March 24 from 10am-7pm in El Triunfo to exhibit their artistic offerings, regional crafts, and local foods for hundreds of tourists. Festival Artesanal El Trifuno is a free and family friendly event that helps Baja artisans promote their products and bring money back into the community.
30-31 – L ‘Etape La Paz 2019
The L ‘Etape La Paz 2019 is a cycling race for fans who want to experience the professional cyclists of Le Tour de France. The event takes place on March 30 and 31 on the Malecón in La Paz. The L ‘Etape consists two family friendly cycling routes, a short route (20KM) and a long route (40K), and two more difficult completive routes of either 70KM or 125K. In the event village you will find a museum with historical photographs of the last 100 years of the Tour de France and many activities and surprises. For more information visit LaEtapaMexico.com.
31 – Festival Sabores de Baja 2019
The 3rd edition of Festival Sabores de Baja 2019 (or Baja Flavor Festival) takes place on March 31 from 12pm-5pm at Restaurant Doña Pame in Miraflores, Baja California Sur. This organic food festival was created to promote local cuisine and Baja traditions. Participating restaurant include Mango Deck, Jazzamango, Los Tamarindos, La Galeria, Hotel & Spa Buena Vista, Hotel Guaycura, El Guapo, The Terminal, Casa San José, Cabo Organic and Restaurant Doña Pame. Tickets can be purchased at Villa Valentina in San José or La Pintada in Cabo San Lucas. www.FestivalDeSaboresBaja.com