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Yacht catches fire

Last Sunday around noon, an SOS call reported a yacht on fire  in the area known as “Piedras Blancas” (white stone), close to the light house. The passengers on board –  a family from Culiacan – were rescued by two passing boats who took them to the docks from where they were taken to hospital, but no severe injuries were

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March Calendar

March, 16 7 pm Spring Voices Mazatlan’s Camerata present Vivaldi, Piazzola, Strauss, Morricone music among others. Free entrance at Angela Peralta Theater March 16 to April 22 Mosaics of Wind and Water Rubio Gallery – Free entrance Mosaics of Wind and Water” is an opportunity to enjoy a work of art full of colors, shapes

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55,000 show up in Olas Altas!!!

Olas Altas saw a record 55,000 attendees for the Julion Alvarez’s Show. “We are happy to have the presence of Julion, there is no doubt that he receives the love and affection of all Mazatlecos ” said Mayor, Fernando Pucheta. Julion  was got his start in the music business in Mazatlan Julio Alvarez, known as Julion, was born in

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Alebrijes?

This year the Carnival theme is “Alebrijes and Dragons“, and the malecon (boardwalk) is already decorated with numerous Monigotes.  But can they really be labelled as “Alebrijes”? The answer is “No”. And please do not get me wrong! They look beautiful and the design of each one is just remarkable. But an Alebrije should be so

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2017 Carnaval Queens!

Last Saturday in a glamorous ceremony at the Angela Peralta Theater, the Carnaval Queen and the Flowers Queen were chosen from 8 candidates. The event included dance shows with choreography by Monica Millan and  simulated dragon allegories. The jury elected Viviana Avena as Carnaval Queen and Rosina Yanez as Flowers Queen. Viviana is 22 years

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Feb 27 – Memo Villa Golf Tournament

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"Border/Zone… between us"

This Saturday at 8 pm in the Angela Peralta Theater, Mexican and foreign audiences alike, will have the opportunity to enjoy a high quality dance program with a strong political commitment through “Border/Zone… Entre nosotros” (Border/Zone… Between us). In this dance program that addresses issues related to the limits and boundaries between people, nations and

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IHG Announces Opening of Holiday Inn Resort® Hotel in Mazatlan

The hotel is the first Holiday Inn Resort property in Mazatlan and the second IHG-branded property in Sinaloa State The new-build 164-room beachfront property is the first Holiday Inn Resort in Sinaloa State and the fourth in Mexico. Gerardo Murray, Regional Vice President, Brands & Marketing Mexico, Latin America and The Caribbean, IHG said: “With

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Camerata & Gordon Campbell Concerts

The Camerata emerged in January of 2012 at the insistence of the residents of Mazatlan, both national as foreign, wanting to count on a season of Camera music in the port. As a response, maestro Gordon Campbell formed the group. It is an independent project that has the support of the American and Canadian community;

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Grand opening of Shark tank

December 23, 2016 After more than 6 years  Mazatlan’s locals and visitors can finally visit the biggest shark tank in Latin America. The opening today was a celebration that included dance performance by the Vilanova ballet and fireworks enjoyed by more than 500 onlookers. The tank holds 2 million liters of ocean water and 18 sharks of

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First phase of bike lanes

IMPLAN  Director Israel Victoria, today presented a project allocating  98 kms. of bike lanes that will connect the city for the benefit of the cyclists. The first phase of the bike lanes will be Del Mar, Rafael Buelna, Rigodanza, Munich, Juan Pablo II and Gutiérrez Nájera Avenues, with a length of 14.5 km and an investment

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Just a drunk man?

Sinaloa’s State Attorney Marco Higuera’s house was damaged by an intruder on Sunday around midnight. A man went to visit Higuera but started arguing with him got  violent, and proceeded to smash the windows of the house, one Higuera’s cars as well as a neighbor’s house. The Attorney was secure inside the house, but witnesses claim that the

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Sonora to supply parts for new electric car

Governor Doug Ducey and Lucid Motors announced that the company has selected Casa Grande for its electric car manufacturing operation and Sonora (Mexico) as car parts supplier. The facility will bring over 2,000 projected new jobs and more than $700 million in capital investment to the Arizona-Sonora Megaregion by 2022. Cars are expected to be in production in the factory towards

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Movies in Mazatlan Dec 2 – 8

Movies coming out this week Trailers below are for the latest movies. Click on the links below the videos to check out the rest of the movies playing in Mazatlan. Sully- Galerias/ Platino/ Senderos/ Gran Plaza/ Gaviotas On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed

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Pepe from Azteca meets The Black Eagle.

Martin Is trying to have a nap in the bus. This is going to be a long ride from Guadalupe Zacatecas to Mazatlán. It was a crazy rush to the bus stop from the soccer match. He has been working as a soccer referee for amateur matches for many years.  It is very little money

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