- San Pancho will celebrate the 15th San Pancho Music Festival from February 27th through March 1st and the art expo “El Círculo de las Doce” (“The Circle of Twelve”) from February 26th through March 8th; in Nuevo Vallarta, the town will host the 13th Art for Turtles and the Turtle Gallery on February 25th.
The Riviera Nayarit is a destination that offers an ample variety of events throughout the year. This week marks the beginning of several artistic and environmental events that expand the options for fun and also contribute to the region’s cultural aspect.
San Pancho, the Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit, presents the 15th edition of the San Pancho Music Festival, which kicks off the same day as the art expo titled “El Círculo de las Doce” (“The Circle of Twelve”); in Nuevo Vallarta, the town will host the 13th Art for Turtles as well as the Turtle Gallery. Both events are fundraisers for the protection of this species.
15th San Pancho Music Festival and “El Círculo de las Doce”
From February 27th through March 1st La Plaza del Sol will host jazz, blues, flamenco, Latin and other genres from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. during the San Pancho Music Festival. This will be the meeting place for a number of musicians from different regions of the American continent. A second stage is new for this year and, as always, the event is free. For more information, click: https://www.facebook.com/sanpanchomusicfestival.
The Colectivo San Pancho announced the art expo titled “El Círculo de las Doce”, a collection of acrylics and oil paintings by Daniel Stone, which will be on display from February 26th through March 8th in Bodega 3. The inauguration will be at 7 p.m. with the concert “El Sonido del Color” (“The Color of Sound”). The recovery cost is $50 pesos for early bird buyers and $100 pesos on the day of the event. Visit: https://www.facebook.com/colectivosanpancho.
Art for Turtles and the Turtle Gallery
As happens every year, the Hotel Bahía del Sol in Nuevo Vallarta will be hosting the 13th annual Art for Turtles, a free event that will take place on February 25th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; that same afternoon, the Turtle Gallery will be on display from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Both events are fundraisers to support the Nuevo Vallarta Turtle Camp; that afternoon there will be an auction and a dinner. For tickets contact Ann Carlos at firstname.lastname@example.org.