Things to do!
Each week during July – Puerto Vallarta: Vallarta Yacht Club Summer Sailing Camp Summer Sailing Camp at the Vallarta Yacht Club is an opportunity to introduce your child to sailing or build upon current skills with more advanced training. Three different levels of classes for ages 8 to young adult will be offered at the VYC .
July 12-14, 2012 — Marina Riviera Nayarit at La Cruz de Huanacaxtle: 6th International Tuna & Marlin Fishing Tournament The Bahía de Banderas Sport Fishing Club has announced the 6th International Tuna and Marlin Fishing Tournament, which will return to . This year, the Banderas Bay Sport Fishing Club has defined four different categories: the two that give this competition its name and that offer the most important prizes (tuna and marlin), and the addition of a Dorado category and a sailfish catch-and-release category, with special prizes. For more information: http://www.banderasnews.com/1206/spt-nayarittunamarlintournament.htm
July 13-18 — Daiquiri Dick’s, Puerto Vallarta: Summer Sizzle Tantalizing Turkey Savor the flavors of the world, without leaving Puerto Vallarta! Daiquiri Dick’s Summer Sizzle continues this week with a tantalizing Taste of Turkey. The special 3-course menu features your choice of appetizer, entrée and dessert for only $299 pesos.
Throughout November — Fiesta del Mar (SeaFest): Along the coastal Marina Boardwalk, various events are held including racing with jet skis, art exhibitions, beach games and a large boat show.
November 7-10, 2012, Puerto Vallarta: 57th International Sailfish Tournament Experienced anglers gather to compete to land the biggest catch of tuna fish, marlin and large specimens of the much sought-after sailfish. For more information: http://www.fishvallarta.com/index.html
Mid-December to March, Puerto Vallarta: Whale Watching Season Huge humpback whales can often be observed off the coast of Puerto Vallarta from elevated positions. Whale watching tours are one of the best ways to observe these creatures and readily available at this time of the year.
Mid-December, Downtown Puerto Vallarta: La Posada One of the true seasonal highlights, featuring the religious Christmas nativity and a candlelit parade around downtown Puerto Vallarta