Bugambilias Festival 2013

Bugambilias Festival

With the purpose of reinstating May as a cultural month, the Garden Club of Puerto Vallarta and volunteers are organizing a grand and majestic festival to pay homage to one of the icons of Puerto Vallarta; The Bugambilias flower. Said festival will be taking place during the dates 17th to 25th of May.

The week long colorful celebration kick off with a candle lit walk across the Malecon, followed by an homage to Mexico through a “Fiesta Mexicana”. Floral placements will be placed in strategic points of the city to ensure everyone gets a little color in their life. The festivities continue with a flower parade through the city center, contests, sporting events, art expositions, native dancing and non stop rich local culture.

Completely open to the public, and free of any admission charges, the objective of the festival is to unite the community and retake our local culture, while at the same time create a consciousness in the minds of the attendees to preserve Puerto Vallarta’s natural beauty.

Bugambilias Festival

XVIII International Gourmet Festival

XVIII International Gourmet Festival

From November 8 to 18 will be held the XVIII edition of the International Gourmet Festival Puerto Vallarta – Riviera Nayarit 2012, an event that has managed to position Puerto Vallarta on the international culinary field: This time the event will be decked with participation of 27 restaurants, 15 hotels and the presence of renowned chefs from 29 countries.

XVIII International Gourmet Festival

Attendees can enjoy a tasting menu or a la carte eating food prepared by celebrity chefs; it aims to develop gourmet cooking demonstrations and discourses, lectures and wine and cheese tastings, in environments ranging from casual to elegant Mexican bistro-gourmet.

Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit boast excellent restaurants of worldwide recognition. Many of them, with a sumptuous view of the spectacular bay and beautiful sandy beaches. It is a delight to enjoy delicious dishes that blend the palate, combining with the warm atmosphere of the Mexican hospitality.

XVIII Festival Gourmet International