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2023 EVENT CALENDAR

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Discover the wonders of Baja’s enchanting peninsula, through our lively 2023 event calendar. From cultural celebrations to sporting competitions, culinary extravaganzas to music festivals, Baja California Sur’s event calendar promises an unforgettable experience for all. Please note that event schedules are subject to change, so it’s always a good idea to double-check the dates and details closer to the time of your visit.

March

16-22 | FIESTAS TRADICIONALES SAN JOSÉ DEL CABO 

Experience the rich cultural heritage of San José del Cabo during the traditional festivities in March. Immerse yourself in vibrant parades, lively music, and traditional dances as the town comes alive with colorful celebrations.

10-23  | ABC ART BAJA

ABC Art Baja California is a cultural festival that takes place in La Paz, San Jose and Todos Santos. It presents special projects by artists, galleries and local establishments, configuring art circuits.

May

26-27  | SAN JOSE JAZZ WEEKEND FESTIVAL

San Jose Jazz Weekend  is a celebration of jazz music and art, bringing together some of the most talented musicians and enthusiasts for a weekend of exceptional performances and unforgettable experiences. Located in San José del Cabo on the street of Plaza del Pescador, in the hotel zone; the festival takes place over two days and features a lineup of renowned jazz artists, as well as up-and-coming talent.

June

3  | GASTRONOMIC FESTIVAL OF THE CHOCOLATA CLAM

The Chocolate Clam Festival serves as a platform for community engagement, bringing together locals, businesses, and visitors to celebrate the unique flavors and traditions of the region. It is an opportunity to savor the delectable chocolate clams while enjoying the coastal ambiance and fostering a sense of appreciation for the bountiful natural resources the area has to offer.

9 | TODOS SANTOS Y PESCADERO CULINARY EXPERIENCE

Todos Santos + Pescadero Culinary Experiences is a food + drink-filled weekend in Baja’s magical town taking place from June 9-11, 2023.

July

31-05 | LOS CABOS ABIERTO DE TENIS MIFEL

The Los Cabos Abierto de Tenis MIFEL is a professional tennis tournament held annually in Los Cabos, Mexico. It is part of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) World Tour 250 series, which showcases some of the world’s top male tennis players. The tournament takes place on outdoor hard courts, providing an exciting and challenging playing surface for the competitors.

JULY-DECEMBER: SEA TURTLE NESTING SEASON

Witness the incredible phenomenon of sea turtle nesting as Baja California Sur’s beaches become nesting grounds for these majestic creatures. From July to December, join conservation efforts, participate in guided turtle releases, and marvel at the sight of tiny hatchlings making their way to the ocean.

August

1-5 | BISBEE’S EAST CAPE OFFSHORE  

The fishing tournament season kicks off with one of the largest tournaments of the region. The East Cape Offshore, where anglers from all places gather at Buena Vista Resort to compete for the largest Marlin, Dorado, and Tuna. 

AUGUST-FEBRUARY: BIRD NESTING SEASON IN THE SAN JOSÉ DEL CABO ESTUARY 

Explore the San José del Cabo Estuary during the bird nesting season. From August to February, witness a remarkable diversity of bird species, including herons, egrets, and migratory birds, as they create their nests and thrive in this pristine natural habitat.

September

SEPTEMBER 16: INDEPENDENCE DAY 

Join the patriotic fervor of Mexico’s Independence Day on September 16. Baja California Sur commemorates this significant national holiday with grand parades, fireworks, lively street parties, and a festive atmosphere that unites locals and visitors in a spirited celebration.

SEPTEMBER-NOVEMBER: SCUBA DIVING CONDITIONS ARE IDEAL IN THE SEA OF CORTÉS 

Dive into an underwater wonderland as the Sea of Cortés offers ideal scuba diving conditions from September to November. Discover a breathtaking array of marine life, vibrant coral reefs, and underwater landscapes that make this region a top destination for diving enthusiasts.

October

14-18 | FIESTAS TRADICIONALES CABO SAN LUCAS

Cabo San Lucas showcases its vibrant spirit during the traditional festivities held in October. Delight in traditional food, music, dance, and cultural performances that embody the unique charm of this coastal paradise.

19–22 | BISBEE’S LOS CABOS OFFSHORE 

As the summer winds down and the fishes gather in Los Cabos’ waters, the excitement builds for the Los Cabos Offshore Charity Tournament, also known as “Little Bisbee’s.” Taking place just before the Black & Blue tournament. This event offers a distinct and relaxed ambiance that many describe as a throwback to traditional tournaments. Also as a way to remember the beginnings of these prestigious competitions.

24–28 | BISBEE’S BLACK & BLUE 

The Black & Blue Marlin Tournament stands proudly as the richest fishing tournament in the world. Anglers and spectators travel from dozens of countries to take part in this event. Be sure to witness the captivating spectacle as participants weigh their prized catches at the Puerto Paraiso Entertainment Plaza.

November

13-18 | BAJA MIL OFF-ROAD RACE

The Baja 1000 is an iconic off-road racing event that takes place annually on the Baja California Peninsula in Mexico.

13-18 |LOS CABOS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 

The Los Cabos International Film Festival is a prominent cinematic event that takes place annually in Los Cabos, Mexico. It serves as a platform for showcasing and celebrating contemporary cinema from Mexico, the United States, and Canada. The festival’s focus is on fostering cultural exchange and promoting emerging talent in the film industry.

NOVEMBER-FEBRUARY: WHALE SHARK MIGRATIONS CAN BE SEEN IN LA PAZ 

Embark on a thrilling adventure in La Paz as you witness the majestic whale shark migrations. From November to February, swim alongside these gentle giants, the largest fish in the sea, and marvel at their awe-inspiring presence.

NOVEMBER-MARCH: WIND-RELATED ACTIVITIES 

Experience the exhilaration of wind-related activities such as windsurfing and kiteboarding, which thrive in Baja California Sur from November to March. Feel the rush as you harness the power of the wind and glide across the sparkling waters, enjoying the perfect conditions for these thrilling sports.

NOVEMBER-APRIL: SURFING SEASON IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN 

Catch the epic waves of the Pacific Ocean as the surfing season kicks into high gear from November to April. Whether you’re a seasoned surfer or a beginner, the Pacific coast of Baja California Sur offers excellent breaks and thrilling surf conditions that will leave you stoked.

NOVEMBER-JUNE: SAN JOSÉ DEL CABO ART WALKS

Immerse yourself in the creative ambiance of San José del Cabo during the monthly Art Walks held from November to June. Explore art galleries, meet local artists, and discover a diverse range of artistic expressions that make this town a thriving hub of creativity.

NOVEMBER-MAY: ORGANIC MARKET SEASON

Indulge in the flavors of locally sourced, organic produce and artisanal products at the organic market, held from November to May. Discover a variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, homemade goods, and healthy treats while supporting sustainable farming practices and local producers.

December

DECEMBER 31: NEW YEAR’S EVE FIREWORKS ON MÉDANO BEACH 

Ring in the New Year with a spectacular display of fireworks illuminating the night sky above Médano Beach. Join the joyful crowd, enjoy live music, and embrace the festive energy as you bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new.

DECEMBER-MID-APRIL: WHALE MIGRATIONS 

Experience the breathtaking spectacle of whale migrations in Baja California Sur, which occur from December to mid-April. Witness the incredible acrobatics and majestic beauty of humpback whales, gray whales, and other species as they navigate the Pacific waters during their annual journey.

Please note that the duration of some events may extend beyond the specified months, providing visitors ample opportunities to enjoy these unique experiences.

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