Labor Day Weekend – Rocky Point Labor Day Weekend, September 2nd thru 4th, 2016. Labor Day is observed in the U.S. on every first Monday in September as a day to recognize the contributions of American workers of all industries to the U.S. economy. It is also meant to give workers a well-earned day off to relax at home or to get out for recreation. To many, Labor Day marks the end of the summer
Rocky Point Charanga Derby Rocky Point Charanga Derby, 2016. If you are planning to visit Puerto Peñasco this summer and are looking for any event out of the ordinary, we recommend that you register in the first Rocky Point Charanga Derby also known as the “Soap Box Derby”. The event will take place on Saturday July 23th at 5 p.m on the hill of “El Mirador” in the Campeche street. So prepare your car for
1st International Salsa Festival Salsa Festival August 27th, 2016. Rocky Point is having its First ever Salsa Festival! Coming up this August 27th. In the framework of the International Salsa Festival will attempt to break the Guinness World Record of “More people dancing Salsa”, the record to beat is achieve more than 452 couples dancing salsa simultaneously. The organization Record Guinness is coordinated with the City Council to deliver the achievement certificate on the same night of
Memorial Day, 2016. Memorial Day, May 27th, 2016. Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the la Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries of memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades. Unofficially, at least, it
Rocky Point Jazz Festival – 5th International Jazz Day set for April 22 & 23 Rocky Point Jazz Festival, April 22 & 23. In 2002, the Smithsonian Institute determined April as Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM), and then in November 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) designated April 30th as International Jazz Day. Jazz was born in the US and traveled the world as a music of tolerance, freedom and human dignity.