Summer is trying to inch in, though the winter winds don’t want to let up. Of course they will be up for the Ladies this weekend for the annual LIFT tournament. It’s good news for the sailors though, who will also be in town. The water temp is borderline, but the billfish are biting – [read more …]
Get your gear and sunscreen ready, May 22 and 23, San Carlos, Sonora Mexico is hosting the 2nd Annual Paddle Battle and Viva Volleyball Tournament hosted at The Soggy Peso and Sunset Bar & Grille! This is an international race, for Standup Paddleboards and Kayaks bringing participants from the US, Canada and throughout Mexico to [read more …]
This year’s festivities begin Friday, May 22 at 5:00pm with a dock party at D Dock. A Saturday 8:00am skippers meeting at Hammerhead’s Dockside Bar & Grille is followed by two days of racing in the bay and up to Soggy Peso. We finish off with a Sunday evening Awards Banquet at the San Carlos Plaza Hotel.
This year marks the 11th annual 12 Horas Salvando Vidas mountain bike race. Start location this year will again be at Rancho Nacapule, west of the airstrip in San Carlos. The camping area will open Saturday morning for setup of team areas. Race begins at 5pm sharp Saturday evening with a LeMans style running start. [read more …]
On Friday, May 29, enjoy the Fiestas del Pitic in Hermosillo, a cultural event celebrating its 315th Anniversary of the founding of this capital city of Sonora. Loads of entertainment, including music and dancing performances. National and international musicians and performers. All shows are free with your entrance.
This Saturday, take a bus tour to the town of San Jose de Guaymas, located 30 minutes outside of San Carlos. Experience the thrill of taking part in a group horse ride with 20 friends in the town of San Jose de Guaymas, and enjoy a traditional Carne Asada in the town square of this [read more …]
On Sunday May 17, all kayakers are invited to participate in the 7th Annual Kayak competition, “Remando con el CET del Mar”. The race will start at 10:00am near the dancing fountain on the Guaymas malecon. Competitors will paddle six kilometers. Registration is 100 pesos. For more information, contact Gabriel Soto Monge at (622) 221-5944, [read more …]
The Residents and Visitors Attention Office is organizing a summer camp to help 200 kids from our community that cannot afford to participate in other summer activities. There are many ways to support this summer camp, and you can start by enjoying a lunch or dinner at Toscanos Restaurant (Italian) in Guaymas on Monday, May [read more …]
For years we’ve said, “Rescate is there for YOU”! And that has certainly been true over the 37 years since Dr. Don transported ill or injured people from San Carlos to Guaymas in the bed of his pickup truck. In 2014 the annual count of people treated at the Rescate infirmary reached 1,912. Also, Rescate’s [read more …]
We are still waiting for the summer fishing to start. The water is blue and 75 degrees+. Some sailfish are moving in, tons of small dorado are out there, and there are plenty of marlin. Inshore, my friend found a few small Bonita and Sierra. A few yellowtail are around, but the season is pretty [read more …]
Did you know that there are several cruise companies that do birding-themed cruises, where you can bird and cruise? I was lucky and found one of these companies operating right here in the Sea of Cortez. The company isUn-Cruise Adventures based in Seattle, and they are doing several cruises in our neighborhood. You have to go [read more …]
The illustrious publisher of What’s Up is always forwarding me recipes that she would like me to try out. Then she wants to be my “taster” to make sure my recipe is worthy. Well she forwarded me this one, Cauliflower Wings, and I had to try it and put my own spin on it. 1/2 [read more …]
This Thursday, take a bus tour to the town of San Jose de Guaymas, located 30 minutes outside of San Carlos. Get to know the people, customs, and industry of this small Mexican community. English speaking Guide. Trip organized through the Residents and Visitors Attention Office. Fun for everyone, from ages 18 to 80! Date: [read more …]
Mark your calendars for next Monday, May 4th at 6:00pm! We are excited to host our first FULL MOON PARTY so far this year. As we traditionally do, we will have a 4 course gourmet meal, followed by a show and then a live band. This month, dinner will be served at the table, and [read more …]
Sunset Bar & Grill is celebrating our 1st Year Anniversary on Saturday, April 25. We are extremely grateful for the community’s support and patronage this past year. We would like to invite you to come out to Sunset’s this Saturday from 4:00pm to 6:00pm for a free sampling of our house tapas and a 2×1 [read more …]
The fishing has been tough in San Carlos. The bottom fishing has been decent at times, but the current is often too strong. It seems like nearly every time I set the anchor, a billfish pops up next to the boat. We have seen dozens in the first few miles, on into 100 ft of [read more …]