Last updateFri, 11 Mar 2016 6pm

North Banderas Beat – March 12, 2016

Chacala Festival

Chacala is a relaxing fishing village situated in the heart of the Riviera Nayarit, about 25 miles north of Bucerias/northshore.  Each March, the Puerto de Chacala Music and Art Festival brings together musicians and other artists for a three-day, three-night celebration, complete with sing-alongs and dancing in the street, as well as concerts, exhibits and authentic Mexican food and spirits. This year’s festival is set for Friday, March 11 through March 13. 

North Banderas Beat – February 27, 2016

Got talent?

Here’s the chance you’ve been waiting for to show off your hidden talents, beyond singing along with the karaoke machine in your favorite vacation hangout.

North Banderas Beat - February 13, 2016

Free Spay/Neuter Clinic

A free spay and neuter clinic is set for La Cruz from Thursday, February 18 to Sunday, February 21, sponsored by Amigos de La Cruz.

North Banderas Beat - January 30, 2016

Spay/Neuter Clinic

January’s long overdue four-day, free public spay/neuter clinic held at the Bucerias Cultural Center was deemed a roaring – or barking and meowing – success.

North Banderas Beat - January 15, 2016

Manos de  Amor

The first of several annual fundraisers for the children’s shelter in Bucerias will be the annual cocktail party, Dancing Under The Stars, on Wednesday, January 20 at the Star Bay Hotel Resort, starting 6 p.m.

North Banderas Beat – January 2, 2016

Welcome to 2016

The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau is hard at work, kicking off the New Year by promoting a range of exciting events in and around the Northshore area. Here’s a look at what’s coming up in January. Mark your calendars. 

North Banderas Beat – December 19, 2015


Amigos de La Cruz Players are holding open auditions for the murder/mystery, dinner/theater presentation of “Girls Night Out” on February 23, 24 and 28, and tentatively March 1.