Past Events 2013

San Felipe, Baja, Mexico


Discover Baja - January 11th
Plants of Baja, Mysteries of the Mine, and Birds of Baja.
At El Dorado's Pavilion

San Felipe-Punta Estrella 25k/10k Beach Race - January 12th
Help our local rowning team by entering.

Taste of San Felipe - January 15th
Participate in the traditional restaurant crawl.

John Lenon Beatles Tribute - January 19th
Enjoy the classic sounds at the Jollymon.




Las Amigas Casino Night - February 5th
Texas Holdem 'Tournament'.

Annual Carnival (Mardi Gras) - February 8th-10th
Parade on the 8th at 4pm, and on the 9th and 10th at 3pm.
Burning of the Bad Humor Man on the 8th at 6:30pm.
Photos of last year's Carnival.

Gift, Crafts and Art Show - February 10th
At Rumors Bar and Grill. Live Music. 35 Artisans.

Sweetheart Swing Golf Tournament - February 12th
At Rumors Bar and Grill. Live Music. 35 Artisans.

Valentine's Party at Rumors - (February 14th?)
Four Course and 4 wines. Music by Denny Flannigan.

Valentine Dinner at La Vaquita - February 14th
With Mexican comedienne Maruja. 5-8pm.

4th Annual Drive for the Cure - February 14th
At Campo Ocotillo's Golf Course. Live Music and Silent Auction

VIVA's Party for the Pups - February 16th
Pizza Special. Live Music. Adoption Event.

Bake Sale and Art Show - February 17th
At the Puerticitos Community Center.

Denny Flannigan's 'Name That Tune' - February 21
At Rumors, 6-7pm..

7th Annual Caminata - February 23rd
Cancer Society's Annual Charitable Walk from the Arches to the Malecon.

Beach Poker Run - February 23rd
Start and Finish at Rumors.




Talk about Health and Diet by Kathy Keane - March 1st
Learn how to get a healthier and sexier body (without having to pay for a motel room).

11th Annual Paella Festival - March 2nd
Enjoy the culinary variety at the El Cortez Hotel.

Snarlin' Cholla Baja 250 Party - March 4th
Chesseburger in Paradise. Noon to 5pm.

10th Annual Steak in the Park - March 7th
Hayward Park (Across from the Firestation).

Baja 250 Pre-Race Party - March 7th
All you can eat spaghetti dinner with two drinks.

SCORE's Baja 250 Race - March 8-10
Course Map
GPX, USR, and KML Files
Entry List

Las Amigas' Annual Luau - March 16th
At Campo Ocotillo Lodge. Music by Baja Boys. Silent Auction.

BINGO at the Pavilion - March 17th
Come support, play and win!

7th Annual International Blues and Arts Fest - March 22-23
Click for Blues Fest 2012 Photos

Path of Two Fires Workshop - March 26-27
Crystal Blue Healing and Teaching Wellness Worshop

Spring Art Show - March 30th
At Rosario's Art Studio and Gallery, km 183, Hwy 5.



Murder Mystery Dinner at the Pavilion - April 6th
Who did it?

Art Tour - April 6th
Tour Eight Local Artists' Studios.

VIVA presents Tootie and the Girls - April 8th
"Spring Fever". Huge dog and puppy adoptions.

D'Andre and Friends Golf - April 12th-13th
Shotgun Scramble - 4 member team.

Retro Fest - April 19th
Tribute to the great Rock & Rollers.

4th Annual Salsa Festival - April 20th
Salsa and hot sauce competition.

1st Annual Nautical Poker Run - April 19-21
For info: 686-577-0958 or cell: 686-182-8479.

Beach Blanket Bingo Party - April 24th
Baja Good Life Members Dinner Party.

Better Together Celebration - April 24th
Help improve the quality of life for seniors in need.

Lecture on the Digestive System - April 26th
Find out how your body works.

Lecture on Skin Regeneration - April 27th
Skin regeneration using epidermal growth factors.



11th Annual Chile Cookoff - May 4th
Prove your chile is the best in Baja!

Fiesta Cinco de Mayo - May 5th
Proceeds to benefit Las Amigas' scholarship program.

Ice Cream Social - May 7th
Sponsored by Volunteers without Limits.

Javier Batiz - Up Close and Personal - May 11th
At the Jolly Mon Bar.

CODE's Racing for Boobs - May 17-19th
Course PDF Map
Course GPS Map

11th Annual Sport Fishing Tournament - May 18th
Sponsored by the El Cortez Hotel.

Fish Fry and Beach Party - May 21st
At Campo Los Compadres.



San Felipe Clam Festival - June 14-15th
On the Malecon.


Lions Club 'The Plank' - July 15th
On the street corner at Fatboys.
Bring a friend to throw into 'The Brig'


3rd Annual Ceviche Festival - August 31st - September 1st
Music and Dancing on the Malecon. And, of course, ceviche.


Volkswagon Convention - October 5-6
Push, pull, or drag your VW to the El Capitan Hotel.

Classic Car Festival - October 12-13th
Saturday 3PM: Gathering at the Arches. 4PM: Parade of classic cars on the Malecon.
Sunday 12PM. Prizes.

Pete's Camp Poker Run - Ocotober 12th
Another opportunity to perfect your poker face and off-road repair skills.
Photos of a previous run.

7th Annual El Dorado Charity Golf Tournament - October 18-19th
Bring your dancing shoes and your appetite.

1st Annual Cheve and BBQ Festival - October 19th
At the Parrot's Cracker. Live music.

Las Amigas' Fish Fry on the Beach - October 26th
Fish, Salad, Tortillas, Pico de Gallo, Dessert, Raffle.

Gifts, Crafts and Art Show - October 27th
Get a leg up on your Xmas shopping. located at Playa De Oro's
Roadrunner Restaurant (Formerly Rumors)
10:00am to 2:00 pm - Free $250 Peso Raffle Drawing at 1:00pm
Pastries and Drinks available

Halloween Haunt at Parrot's Cracker - October 31st
Costume Contest, Live Entertainment, Fun & Games

Halloween Costume Party at the Las Palmas Hotel - October 31st
Music, Dancing, Transvestite Show

Halloween Costume Party at the Jollymon - October 31st
Agave Band and Country Fried, Costume Contest


21st Annual Shrimp Festival - November 1st-3rd
Bring your dancing shoes and your appetite.
Photos of last year's festival.

3rd Annual Casa de Fe Home for Children - November 9th
Celebrate three years of service for the children of San Felipe.
Free food and drink to the first 150 people!

3rd Annual Campo Ocotillos Yard Sale - November 9th and 10th
8am - 4pm. Lots of great things --cheap!

Rio Samaya Band - November 14th and 15th
Presented by the Baja Good Life. At Juantios Cantina.

Baja 1000 - November 14th and 17th
Entry List

Where to Download Course Maps:
Course Maps
Photo of Course

Snowbird Festival - November 22nd
Meet on the Malecon. 12-4pm.
Photos of previous year.

Turkey Trot Poker Walk - November 23rd
Drinks, Dinner, Raffle - Sponsored by Lions Club

South Campos Annual Craft Fair - November 29th
At the Community Center,km 35.5.

Grand Community Concert - November 29th
Enjoy the Sounds of San Felipe at Rosita's Restaurant.

Pete's Camp Fireman's Ball - November 30th
Bring a dish to share and a toy for a tottler.

Mexican Christmas Craft and Food Show - November 30th
At the El Dorado Pavilion - All proceeds to buy
Xmas toys for the children of San Felipe.

Percebu Thanksgiving Poker Run - November 30th
Starts at 11AM. $20 entry. Music, cash prizes.


San Felipe Talent Show - December 4th
All proceeds go to the Casa de la Cultura for Music
Photos from a previous Talent Contest

Blanket Bingo - December 6th
At the Pavilion. $5 and a blanket or a coat.

Annual Tomales Festival - December 7th
Rotary Club event at Hayward Park, near the Fire Station.

Summer Januaries - December 12th & 13th
Presented by the Baja Good Life at Junitos Cantina.

Annual Parade of Lights - December 13th
Enjoy a rolling river of colorful lights. Starts at 5:30pm.
Photos of last year's parade.

Gift, Craft and Art Show - December 13th
Thirty presenters along the Jollymon/Ramcho Market walkway

Parrot's Cracker New Year's Party - December 31st
Fireworks, Live Music, Three Course Dinner.

Jollymon New Year's Party - December 31st
Live Music, Champagne and Dinner.

El Dorado New Year's Eve Party - December 31st
Live Music, Prize Draw and Dinner.