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Los Amigos Fiesta 2014: 50’s-60’s Rock ‘n Roll Rerun

We had so much fun last year we are doing it again – only bigger and better. Come and party to the music of the 50’s and 60’s with the great music of Adan at the beautiful Zapata 32 on the main avenue in La Peñita. Zapata 32 gives us oodles of room to Rock ‘n Roll. You'll enjoy classic rock and oldies music – no need…
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2nd Annual Oscar Night "Great Gatsby Gala"

"Can’t repeat the past?… Why of course you can!” − F. Scott Fitzgerald The Academy is announcing their nominations for this year's Oscars and we are getting ready! This year's theme is Great Gatsby Gala, and it will be remembered as the GREATEST Gatsby Gala! The event is at 5:00 pm Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at Zapata 32…
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Rob's Ramblings: Make Sure Your Vacation Counts

Many of us have taken our first trip to a new country under the great deal of an all-inclusive resort. Plenty of sun, a sandy beach, and lots to eat and drink for a week. For those that don't leave the gates of the resort, you really don't get a chance to see the new country or area, or knowledge of the people and culture of this new…

A Reflection by Picasso

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. - Pablo Picasso Thankfully, I found my “gift” many years ago. At first, I reveled in the discovery of how amazing it is to express your emotions through artwork. Then there was the multitude of mediums to explore. That kept me busy for years. However,…

Luncheon in La Peñita with Thomas Bartlett and Margrit Mondavi Raises Funds for Scholarships

Twelve guests of Thomas Bartlett spent a pleasant afternoon on Wednesday, March 13 at his Hacienda in La Peñita. The group was honoured to meet Mrs. Margrit Mondavi, the matriarch of the Robert Mondavi Winery in the Napa Valley and a very talented artist and chef. The very best of Mondavi wines were paired with each course of the luncheon. But…
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Los Amigos de Jaltemba Announces Fiesta 2013: 50's-60's Rock 'N Roll Party

Los Amigos de Jaltemba invites you to an end of the year "50's and 60's Rock 'N Roll Party" on March 19. Pull out those white t-shirts, rolled up blue jeans, poodle skirts, scarves and bobbie socks. Slick back your hair guys or girls poof up your hair because you're in for a rockin' good time at the 50's-60's Rock 'n Roll party and some…
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Academy Awards Party Details Announced

See the Academy Awards live from Hollywood at the Oscar Party this Sunday, February 24, 2013 beginning at 5pm at Zapata 32, a large venue on the Avenida in La Peñita. It has seven large television screens, and is an ideal place to watch the Academy Awards. This is an opportunity for the ladies to wear that special dress, that special…
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Los Amigos Jaltemba Hold’em Charity Poker Tournament CANCELLED

Due to a lack of interest and poor ticket sales, the Jaltemba Hold'em Poker Tournament scheduled for February 20th has been cancelled. If you bought a ticket, please write to us at: losamigosdejaltemba@gmail.com or attend our Tianguis booth next Thursday to receive your refund. You will need to turn in your ticket. We apologize for…
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Los Amigos to Host Jaltemba Hold’em Charity Poker Tournament in La Peñita

Win Big Money - $20,000 or $10,000 pesos depending on level of play! When: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 from 4.30-10pm. Doors open at 3.30pm for seat assignment. Games start at 4.30pm sharp Where: Futbol Rapido, La Peñita de Jaltemba There will be two levels of play: “High Roller” and "Regular." Cost is $500 pesos for the "High…
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Los Amigos Announces Jaltemba Hold'em Poker Tournament

Los Amigos de Jaltemba is hosting their first Annual Jaltemba Hold'em Poker Tournament. There will be only 250 players and two levels of play with a 70% pay out so get your tickets early. Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Time: Doors open 3.30pm. Play commences at 4.30pm sharp until 10pm. Place: Futbol Rapido Event Center, La Peñita…

Jaltemba Bay Community Center Inaugurated in La Peñita

The Jaltemba Bay community center was inaugurated yesterday in La Peñita. Ken and Zobeida co presidents of Los Amigos de Jaltemba welcomed everyone and then gave a bit of history of the event saying that the CCC concept had its foundation in a meeting 3 years ago between Los Amigos, Ejido La Peñita and Rotary Club of Jaltemba. After…
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Rotary / Los Amigos Recycling Program Update

The Los Amigos de Jaltemba recycling committee has been meeting on Tuesdays at 10am at the Community Cultural Center (CCC). The focus is completing the work began last season in compliance with the Del Norte/D-5130/TRF Matching Grant. Heading up the committee this year is Rotarian Vern Porter. Basket making workshops are scheduled every…

Los Amigos de Jaltemba Seeks Executive Director

Los Amigos de Jaltemba, AC, located in Jaltemba Bay, Nayarit, is seeking candidates for the position of Executive Director. This is a salaried position. Five years of growth in this all volunteer civil association with 230 members requires the Executive Director to work directly with a Board of Directors, volunteers and several community…
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Los Amigos Plans Some Good Times for Next Season

As the current season quickly winds down, Los Amigos de Jaltemba is proud to announce its schedule of events designed to keep you entertained next year. And hopefully raise a little money in the process to support our wide range of programs and services. We are planning to hold a Casino Night on Friday, December 7. Come out to “Las…