- Mexico’s Pacific Treasure welcomes summer with a gamut of activities that
will place it squarely on the international stage.
The Riviera Nayarit is a destination in constant movement, one that people simply want to visit thanks to its wonderful variety of culinary, ecological, and sports activities, as well as important meetings events.
Below is a list of some of the top events taking place in this vibrant tourism destination during the month of July.
Punta Mita Chefs Table: Summer Series (July 5-7)
One of the highlights of life in Punta Mita is enjoying the many culinary experiences offered by the destination, including the Punta Mita Chefs Table: Summer Series with its list of international guest chefs, among them, Japan’s Yasuo Asaki, and the special three-course meals.
For reservations, click: https://bit.ly/2lT3NRj
6th World Meetings Forum 2018 (July 17-19)
The Riviera Nayarit will host the 6th World Meetings Forum (WMF), the top event in the meetings industry, at the Grand Vidanta Convention Center Nuevo Vallarta on July 17-19 of this year. It brings together the cream of the meetings, incentives, conventions, and events (MICE) sector.
This year the event will take place with the slogan “Passion for Meetings,” which speaks to the need for continual improvement within the MICE sector.
VI Sea Turtle Festival (July 21 – 22)
With the arrival of a new turtle nesting and liberation season, Playa Platanitos, one of the Riviera Nayarit’s coastal villages, is gearing up for the 6th Sea Turtle Festival, set to take place from July 21-22, 2018. The event’s objective is to promote the care of the environment and the conservation of the sea turtle, as well as boosting tourism in a community of less than 100 inhabitants, most of whom are dedicated to commerce, fishing, and sustainable tourism.
Playa Platanitos is located about 25 kilometers from the town of Las Varas in the municipality of Compostela.
For more information on the V Sea Turtle Festival, visit their Facebook page at https://bit.ly/2tV5jG8
12th Bahía de Banderas Marlin and Tuna Tournament (July 26-28)
The Riviera Nayarit is ready to welcome the 12th International Bahía de Banderas Marlin and Tuna Tournament, which be held July 26-28, 2018 at the Vallarta Yacht Club in Nuevo Vallarta’s Paradise Village. This tournament attracts the best fishermen from around the country and the world, convened by the Bahía de Banderas Sport Fishing Club.
Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is considered by experts to be one of the top destinations for sport fishing, as its more than 300 km (186 mi) of coastline are home to a fantastic diversity of species including wahoo, sailfish, mahi-mahi, tuna, marlin, roosterfish, sawfish, and snapper, among others. This guarantees good catches year-round.
For more details on the program please visit: www.fishingnayarit.com
The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) and the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB) reaffirm their commitment to the strategic promotion of the destination, pursuing areas of opportunity and consolidating new markets to increase the number of incoming tourists, together with the support of the Government of the State of Nayarit via the Tourism Promotion Trust (Fiprotur).