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Mexico: Event calendar for a fun-filled getaway


12 July, 2023


28 August, 2023

Los Cabos, San Lucas

Los Cabos International film festival: One of the most hotly anticipated events of the year, this festival features screenings of both Mexican and international films; it also hosts workshops, panels, and other events related to the film industry.

Where: Los Cabos

When: Annually in early November

GASTROVINO Baja food & wine festival: This event proudly celebrates the unique regional cuisine of Baja California Sur, paired with Mexico's finest wines, in this Pueblo Mágico (magical town) where the desert meets the sea.

Where: Todos Santos, Baja California

When: Annually in mid November

ATP Tennis open: One of the most important tennis events in Latin America the ATP Tennis open offers the perfect blend of cuisine, entertainment and world-class tennis.

Where: Cabo Sports Complex, Los Cabos

When: Annually in late July and early August

Where to stay in Los Cabos: Casa Mirador

Perched on the rugged cliffs of Cabo San Lucas, Casa Mirador can be found in the exclusive residential community of Pedregal. The villa’s unique location allows for breathtaking panoramic views across the sparkling Pacific Ocean, with a glimpse of the magnificent rock formation of Land’s End.

Casa Mirador

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Punta Mita

Punta Mita Carnival: A colourful celebration where impressive floats, elaborate masks and awe-inspiring stilt walkers take over the streets showcasing the magic and history of Mexico.

Where: Punta Mita

When: Annually in late February and early March

Charro day: Enjoy dazzling performances from skilled Charro, Mexican cowboys, dressed in elaborate costumes demonstrating roping and bullfighting skills. The event comes complete with a good dose of music and dancing, creating a lively atmosphere complete with fireworks.

Where: Punta Mita

When: Annually in mid-September

Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf: Experience the best of local and international cuisine, wine, tequila and mezcal paired with world-class golf at this fantastic event held in the unique and exclusive destination of Punta Mita.

Where: Punta Mita

When: Annually in early December

Where to stay in Punta Mita: Casa Tesoro

Discover the clean contemporary architecture of Casa Tesoro as it's carefully balanced with minimalistic yet beautiful interiors. Just steps away from the silky sandy beaches of Punta Mita, listen to the soothing sound of the waves gently hitting the shoreline echo across the tranquil terraces, and with round the clock service at Casa Tesoro you will not need to lift a finger during your stay in this pocket of paradise.

Casa Tesoro

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Puerto Vallarta

Sea turtle release: Puerto Vallarta supports the local environment with its local sea turtle protection programme. The turtle release season begins with the arrival of the sea turtles to the beach. Once they hatch, the baby turtles are helped by locals and tourists to reach the ocean safe from predators.

Where: Puerto Vallarta

When: Annually from late July to December

Puerto Vallarta Historic Downtown Art Walk: Art lovers are invited to explore the best Puerto Vallarta art galleries and exhibitions in the city's historic centre. Enjoy a self-guided art walk and discover a mix of traditional, folk, and cutting-edge contemporary art by Mexican and international artists and sip cocktails at 13 participating galleries and open houses.

Where: Puerto Vallarta

When: Annually from late October to May

Gourmet international festival: Experience the culinary creativity and gastronomic culture of Mexico. Sample incredible food and meet local, international, and celebrity chefs at Puerto Vallarta's top restaurants, hotels, and resorts. This is the perfect opportunity to discover the epicurean culture of Mexico's Nayarit and Tepic regions.

Where: Puerto Vallarta

When: Annually in mid-November

Where to stay in Puerto Vallarta: Casa Almare

Casa Almare offers you spectacular views and a sense of serenity that envelops you, encouraging you to savour precious time spent with your loved ones in beautiful Puerto Vallarta. The open-plan design of this villa gives it a wonderfully airy and light feeling, counterbalanced by the subtle use of rich wood interiors and ultra-chic modern furniture.

Casa Almare

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Riviera Maya

Tulum Taste of Mexico: Food, spirits, and wine festival: A showstopping culinary experience where attendees can enjoy cooking demonstrations by local and international chefs, lavish VIP dinners, tastings of Mexican wines and spirits, parties celebrating Mexican street food, and much more.

Where: Tulum, Riviera Maya

When: Annually in early February

Cozumel Carnival: This event is considered the best family-oriented Carnival in the Mexican Caribbean and is one of the oldest in the country. It is divided into two parts: Pre-Carnival, which consists of an array of 'warm-up' events and the main Carnival, which includes elaborate floats, fun-filled contests, a variety of fabulous costumes to admire and entertainment for everyone to enjoy, even pets.

Where: Cozumel, Riviera Maya

When: Annually in mid February

Festival of live and death: This vibrant cultural festival takes place at the eco-park, Xcaret. Here you can enjoy typical regional foods and a designated area with decorated altars adorned with candles, flowers, photos and food, while experiencing theatrical and musical performances. This festival is fun-filled with an educational environment for people of every age.

Where: Eco-park Xcaret, Riviera Maya

When: Annually in late November and early October

Where to stay in Riviera Maya: 16 Tulum

This breathtaking hideaway, secluded in tropical foliage, is sleek and stylish whilst staying in tune with Tulum's natural surroundings. Just ten minutes from the beach, 16 Tulum feels a world away from the hustle and bustle, while remaining just a short bike ride from Tulum’s vibrant streets and beautiful beaches.

16 Tulum

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The onefinestay experience

Here at onefinestay, we specialise in bespoke vacations. Whether you’re after relaxation, adventure or simply looking to discover the awe-inspiring beauty of Mexico, we’ve prepared a selection of exclusive concierge services to ensure that your break is as memorable as it should be. From private chef hire to at-home spa experiences, you’ll be given these options when you book your stay with one of our Travel Advisors. Everything is taken care of before your arrival, so you can simply turn up and unwind!

Tempted by a dreamy Mexican getaway?