Past Events 2015

San Felipe, Baja, Mexico


S.F.A.R.P. - 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 10AM
The best source of information for the English-speaking community.
Join us at our new location.

Discover Baja - January 9th
Join Greg Neimann, Judy Goldstein Betello,
Scott Kennedy and Miguel Angel de la Cueva
at the EDR Pavilion for readings and Baja photos.

Taste of San Felipe - January 13th
Sponsored by the Rotary Club
Tickets $15.

4th Annual Art Show - January 18th
At Rosario's Art Studio, km 183 - 10AM - 3PM
Come view the artists and crafters of Northern Baja.

Baja 250 - January 22-25th
Drawing for starting positions
Course Map

Cancer Society Poker Run - January 31st
$25 Entry - Starts near Km 166.


Fashion Show - February 4th
Male and female models.
Silent auction ad door prizes.

Corrida por Baja California - February 6th
Motorcycle Ride from the Civic Center in Mexicali
to San Felipe, visting communities in between.
All bikers welcome. No admittance fee. 700km round trip.

Three Classic Comedies - February 7th
Power Plays by Elaine May and Alan Arkin
at the El Dorado Pavilion.
Sponsored by Club Las Amigas.

Venetian Style Carnevale - February 7th
At the Parrot's Cracker
Prize for best mask and costume.

Craftbeer Dinner Pairing - February 7th
At the Margarita House, 5pm.
Stout, Lager, Ale and more.

Grand San Felipe Rodeo - February 7th
The Calbalgada leaves Valle Trinidad and
finishes in the Ejido. Admission invcludes meal
for horse and rider. Live band finale.

Jailhouse Fundraiser - February 11th
Enjoy a nice clean jail cell courtesy of the Lions Club.
Bail yourself out to buy eye glasses for the kids.

Carnaval - February 13-14h
This year's theme is movie stars.
Pcitures of last year's Carnaval...

Happy Valentine's Day - February 14th
At the JollyMon. Live Music.

Croquet at the Joly Mon Bar - February 15th
Surprizes for winners.

Socorro - Up Close and Personal - February 20th
At the El Dorado Pavilion Events Room.

Cancer Walk - February 21st
From the Arches to the Malecon
Registration $30 / Students $15.

Steak in the Park - February 26th
Sponsored by the Rotary Club
Live Entertainment, Silent Auction, No Host Bar.

Blues Against Hunger - February 26th
At Playa de Oro.
Bring non-perihsable food to donate.


Pancake Breakfast - March 6th
To benefit the Casa de Fe.

South Campo Casino Day - March 7th
At the South Camps Community Center.
Sponsored by Las Amigas.

Tootie and the Gals - March 9th
At the Pavillion.

Fish Fry Dinner - March 13th
At the Santa Maria de la Guadalupe Church.

Paella Festival - March 14th
Slide show from past even...

St. Patrick's Day Casino - March 18th
All proceeds go to the San Felipe Rowing Team.

Mark Mulligan - March 21st
At the Pavilion.

San Felipe Mantarraya Fest - March 21st
At the Villas de Corterz. KM 171.

Pet Sterilization Clinic - March 22-23
Help control animal overpopulation.

Play It Again Segunda Fish Fry - March 26th
Raffle benefiting the Spay/Neuter Clinic

Blues and Arts Festival - March 27- 28th
Slide show from last year...


April Fool Dinner & Dance - April 1st
At the Pavillion in El Dorado.

South Campo Poker Run - April 4th
$25 entry fee includes T-shirt and six drink tickets.

1st Annual Jose Cuervo Marguerita Festival - April 4th
At Playa de Oro's Marguerita House.
Outdoor Bar and Live Music.

Elwyn Freeman Memorial Pottery Sale - April 8th
At Rosario's Art Studio, KM 183. All proceeds go to local charities.

Singers & Songwriters by the Sea - April 10-12
At the Sandollar Beach Resort Hotel.

D'Andre's Friends Golf Tourney - April 10-11
Shotgun Scramble

Tequilla and Mariachi Festival - April 10-12
Mariachis, Folkloric Ballet, National and Regional Artists.

Save the Vaquita - April 15th
A toast for a different porpoise.
At El Pardino's Pizzeria and Restaurante.

Presidential Visit - April 16th
Pesident Nieto will be in San Felipe and US Consul General
Andrew Erickson will be at the Pavilion to answer questions.

Baja Sur 500 - April 15-19
The Cabo to Loreto. A good time to visit.
Course Map

ITM in San Felipe - April 25
Join the Instituto Tecnologico de Mexicali
celebrating Mexicali's 100th anniversary as the
capital of Baja Norte.

Goodbye Party - April 25
Tekila Rock. Los Gallos.
No cover.

Spay/Neuter Clinic - April 26 - 27th
Help those with no concept of Planned Parenthood.


Mayhem San Felipe - May 1st
"Racing for Boobs" Pre-Race Party.
Live music - Vatos Locos.

13th Chile Cookoff & Salsa Fiesta - May 2nd
At Club de Pesca, of course. Live music.

Mayweather vs Pacquiao - May 2nd
At St. Maria de Guadalupe Church.

Vegetarian Classes - May 5th
Learn to eat healthy at the Vaquita Restaurant.

Mother's Day Tea - May 8th
At St. Maria de Guadalupe Church.

Mother's Day Benefit - May 9th
Enjoy good food and entertainment.

Racing Boobs - May 8-10th
The only women's off-road race in Mexico

Pet Sterilization Clinic - May 18-19th
Only 150 pesos.

Girls Brunch to Help the Elderly - May 19th
At Pete's Camp Cantina.
Bring personal care items for seniors.

Sea Food Festival - May 22-23
1pm - 1am on the Malecon.

29th Annual Percebu Poker Run - May 23rd
Two tracks, Novice and Pros.

Gonzaga Bay Poker Run - May 23rd
Start and finish at Alfonsina's Cantina.

Meet Alfonso Arambula Robles - May 28th
Ensenada's Ecological Artist will be at The El Cortez Gallery.

Fiesta Marina - May 29, 30, 31 and June 1st
Tequila, Wine, Beer, Food and more. Live Music.


Mexican Navy Ladies Breakfast - June 16th
At the Club in the Navy Base.

Pet Sterilization Clinic - June 21-22
Only 150 pesos for Mexicans, 350 pesos for gringos.

RECORD Ensenada - San Felipe 250 - June 26-28
Course Map.


Nautical Poker Run - September 4-5
Land-lubbers welcome.

Ceviche Festival - September 5-6
Gastronomia on the Malecon.


2nd Annual Tequila and Mariachi Fest - October 16-18
Live Music and 50 brands of tequila.

10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament - October 23-24
At the El Dorado Golf Course.

Bikers vs Cancer - October 23-25
Motorcycle Run to Fight Cancer.

Yard Sale - October 24th
At Campo Ocotillo. 8AM - 12PM. KM 182.

New Red River Orchestra - October 24th
On the Malecon at 5PM.
Admission Free.

Festival Rosas - October 24th
3PM. Art & Culture on the Malecon.
4PM. Cancer Walk.
7PM. New Red River Orchestra Concert.
8:30PM. Bikers Run Live Music.

Gift, Craft and Art Group Sale - October 25
At the Margarita House.
Special menu and drink items available.

Mark Mulligan Is Back! - October 25
At the El Dorado's Pavilion.
Dinner 4:30PM. Show 6:30PM.

Halloween Party - October 31
At the Jollymon Bar. No cover fee.
Music by Tequila Rock 6:30PM
Best Costume Prizes.

Halloween Monster Mash - October 31
With the Sons of Beaches at Parrot's Cracker.
Prizes! Prizes! Prizes!

The Haunted Circus - October 31
At the Margarita House.
Jugglers. Tightwire Walking. Costume Prizes.


Dia de la Muertos - November 2
Sponsored by VIVA.
Prizes for best costume and face paint.

Annual Shrimp Festival - November 6-8
As ever, on the Malecon.
CLICK to view last year's.

Quilt Show - November 9
At El Dorado's Pavillion. 4:30PM.

Arturo Esquivias' ROCANOVA - November 12
At the Jolymon. 6:30 PM

Bake Sale - November 12
At the El Dorado Pavillion.
Bread, Cakes, Cookies and more.

Meeting with American Consulate - November 13
At the El Dorado Pavillion. 10-11am
New migratory issues will be discussed.

Annual Snowbird Festival - November 13
Pet friendly and on the Malecon. 12-4pm

The Allison Adams Tucker Quartet - November 10
At El Dorado's Pavillion. 4:30PM.
Raising funds to build a home for the nuns.

Rare Car Exhibition - November 29
At El Dorado's Pavillion. 10AM - 5PM.
Entry 40 pesos, drink included.

10th Annual Turkey Trot Poker Walk - November 21
ponsored by the Lions Club
12:30 to 4PM - Start/End at Fat Boys

Casa d'Luna Music Festival - November 22
Reservations 577-2944

Thanksgiving Leftovers Cookoff - November 27
ponsored by Centro Ecuestre
All proceeds go to rescued horses.

Rare Car Exhibition - November 29
10am - 5pm at The Pavillion


Christmas Fashion Show - December 2
At the El Dorado Pavillion.

Race Ready Mexicali - San Felipe - December 4-6
Course Map.

5th Annual Tamale Festival - December 5
At Hayward Park, next to the Fire Station.
Tickets at Fatboys, Swap Meet and Sunrunners.

Celebration of Life for Freda Barber - December 6
2PM at the El Cortez.

Xmas Resale at 2nd Chance - December 7
Champagne and chocolates.

Posada Charity Christmas Party - December 9
With the Isaac Diaz Band
Includes Tomale Dinner and Posada Punch .

Parade of Lights - December 10
Populate the sidewalks of lower Chetumal
after sunset and enjoy the festivities.
Previous Parade

4th Jolly Mon Beach Poker Run - December 17
Music by RocaNova.

The Carlos Santana Tribute Band - December 18
At the Margarita House.

Blues Bash - Dec 31 - Jan 1
In Puerto Penasco.
2 nights, city tour and party.

New Years Eve Party - December 31
At the JollyMon Bar.

New Years Eve Party - December 31
At the Pavilion.

New Years Eve Party - December 31
At the Parrot's Cracket.