August and September are two months that will bring out our best for both residents and visitors to our rinconcito al mar. There are six separate events that truly offer something for everyone without having to leave town. Here’s all the information you’ll need.
1)The Rosarito Theater Guild’s Introduction to Acting Class
When: Wednesday, August 17th, 8:30 AM-4:00 PM
Where: At the theater in the historic Cine Rio Building, one block south of ELEKTRA, 76 Avenido Benito Juarez Boulevard (behind the COMEX store)
Prices:$25 member/$30 non-,member/$20 youths (ages 12-17)
Family Pricing: first child/youth pays $20, $10 for each additional in the family
Advance Payment Required: No Refunds or Cancellations
The Course Will Cover: Speaking, Movement, The Script, Developing and Using Gestures & Expressions, Interpreting Lines, and More
Contact: Oswell Melton via e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at:
(661) 119-9214 (MC) or (619) 356-6454 (U.S.)
2) The Baja Blues Fest
When: August 19th-21st
Where: the ocean front gardens of The Rosarito Beach Hotel
Prices: 3 day event pass is a bargain at $45 (pre sale)
This year’s lineup features double headliners: John Nemeth, who has been honored with two Blues Music Awards for Soul Blues Male Artist in 2014 and Soul Blues Album in 2015 plus the legebdary blues guitarist , singer, and former member of John Mayall and The Bluesbreakers, Coco Montoya. Also storming the stage with their formidable style of Chicago Blues is the duo of Chris James & Patrick Rynn as well as one of San Diego’s favorite Zydeco and Blues bands, The Bayou Brothers, complimented by the Queen of Boogie-Woogie, Sue Palmer.Last but not least, our all-time favorite house band, The Backwater Blues Band with special guest Deanna Bogart, plus JL Blues, The Baja All Stars, and percussionist LA Smith.
We are immensely proud of the contributions we’ve been able to make to the local community.Festival proceeds will again benefit The Friends of The Libraray, Los Angelitos Orphanage, BECA, and La Mision Children’s Fund.
Head south for our 5th Annual Baja Blues Fest at the world famous Rosarito Beach Hotel & Resort. Get your rooms now, the hotel will be sold out soon. Best of all, you will be helping the children of Baja. For more festival info call: (800) 520-5471 or visit: www.bajabluesfest.org
3) Baja Sand Festival
What: Baja Sand 'The Sky is The Limit' Three day Event
When: August 26th-28th
Where: The Rosarito Beach Hotel's beach
8/26: VIP Dinner/Show Under The Stars (700 pesos or $45 USD per person), 6 PM
8/27-28: Baja Sand Castle Gala (north of the pier)...sand sculpture competition,
featuring international/local artists PLUS music, dance, food and, of course, the completed sand sculptures.
Admission is FREE to these all day events
4) Sabor de Baja
What: Sabor de Baja is an annual "end of summer", all-white attire event, that features a culinary competition among Baja's top chefs, paired with the finest Mexican wines and craft beer. Get your hats, dancing shoes and of course your appetite and join the biggest gastro party of the year!
When: August 31st, 6:00 PM
Where: The Rosarito Beach Hotel's beach front gardens
8/31: Tickets for Sabor de Baja are $70 Dlls which includes the IVA tax and a commemorative wine glass.
Confirmed Celebrity Judges include: Master Chef 2016 US winner Claudia Sandoval, Top Mexican Chef Diego Hernandez from his Top 50 Restaurants in Latin America selection, Corazon Del Tierra: Mexican Sommelier Erika Santana and, from Spain, Chef Najat Kaanche.
Confirmed Competing Restaurants include Almazara, Caesers, El Jardin, Finca, Fuego, Hacienda Del Guadalupe, La Justina, La Terrase, Latitude 32, Malva, Mi Casa Supper Club, Mixtura, Navio, Olivia, Planta Baja, Rosarito Beach Hotel, Sanvil, Saverios, and Tre Galline
Special Notes: Mi Casa Supper Club members enjoy a discount of $10 off their ticket purchase which applies to the first 2 tickets purchased, Mi Casa Supper Club membership fee is $50 a year.To become a member, contact email@example.com
Locations where tickets can be purchased:
Mi Casa Supper Club (during business hours: Thursday 5pm – 10pm, Sunday 10am to 9pm.). Payment in cash, credit card, or check.
Rosarito Beach Hotel: Ever day. Payment in cash or credit card.
Jorge Cuadros & Associates: "Quita Plaza" Ste 3-B (South Building). They accept cash only.
Extreme Hair Salon : Across the street from El Nido restaurant in downtown Rosarito : They accept cash only.
Payment can also be done online via Paypal to Sabordebaja@gmail.com
Tickets are non-refundable and good only for the day of the event, August 31st, 2016.
For room packages at the Rosarito Beach Hotel please call toll free number from the US 1 866 ROSARITO or from MX 01 800 265 2322, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
5) SCORE Rosarito Beach Desert Challenge
What: The SCORE Rosarito Beach Desert Challenge is Round #3 of the four race SCORE World Desert Championship. It will start and finish just south of Rosarito. ouir colorful rsort aqrea on the Pacific Ocean,t 19 miles from the U.S. Border south of San Diego. Many of the world's best desert racers (200 + teams) competing in classes for cars, trucks, ATVs, motorcycles and quads will be in action at this year's 20th Annual event.
When: September 13th-18th. Everything starts at 6 AM
Where: The historic race features a colorful four lap course of 32.7 miles each through the foothills, mountains, and ranches surrounding Rosarito. It is a challenging representation of Baja California Norte's diversity of terrain.starting near sea-level and climbing up twice to over 2000 feet. It is a unique jewel reflecting the majestic beauty of our rinconcito al mar. The Rosarito Beach Hotel is the official race headquarters for the event.
All the action will also be airing in the U.S.A and Canada on the CBS Sports Network.
If you are planning to attend the live action, please book your hotel accommodations now to avoid disappointment as the Secretary of Tourism's Office for the State of Baja California (SECTURE) expects between 125 and 150,000 aficionados to be in attendance for this epic event.
6) Playas de Rosarito's Sister Cities International Convention
What: Playas de Rosarito's Sister Cities International Convention
When: September 23rd-25th (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday), welcoming breakfast begins the event
Where: Puerto Nuevo Baja Hotel & Villas, Playas de Rosarito
Early registration for the convention is is available online through EVENTBRITE for a special price of $110 USD. Registration is also available on the first day of the event (September 23rd) for $130. Registration fee includes:Welcoming Reception at CEART of Rosarito, all three day's Conference Sessions with Guest Speakers, Lunch Breaks, Special Live Rodeo Show, and Cocktail Reception and Dinner Including Live Entertainment.
Special event hotel packages are available at the venue hosting all three days activities (The Puerto Nuevo Hotel and Villas, Carretera Libre Tijuana-Ensenada KM 44.5, Colonia Puerto Nuevo):
Package #1: 2 night stay with breakfast for one person...$202 USD/3434 MN
Package #2: 2 night stay with breakfast for two people...$236/ USD/4012 MN
To view hotel amenities, please click onto: https://www.puertonuevohotelyvillas.com/en/
Hotel phone: 01 (661) 614-1408