Posts Tagged: ensenada

Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

The spring Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride will take place on Saturday May 6th, 2017. This biannual 50-mile fun bike ride begins in Rosarito and ends with a fiesta in Ensenada. For more information:

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By Graham Mackintosh For many years, heading down Highway 1, a typical first night in Baja for me meant camping in the peace and quiet of the desert around Cataviña. Leaving San Diego by mid-morning I would usually be there and setup by nightfall. Sometimes I’d sleep in a tent; other times in my vehicle…. Read more »

Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race 2017

Newport to Ensenada Yacht Race

The Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race will take place April 28-30, 2017. The 125-nautical mile sail begins in Newport Beach, California and ends in Ensenada, Baja California. The competition has been an annual event since 1948 and is considered to be the world’s largest international yacht race. For more information:

Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo

festival de las conchas y el vino nuevo

The Festival de las Conchas y el Vino Nuevo (Shellfish and New Wine Festival) will take place on April 23, 2017. The full festival will run from April 17-23, with the main event taking place on the 23rd. The event will feature 25 seafood producers, 40 local restaurants, and 50 wineries offering tastings. For tickets and… Read more »

Ensenada Beer Fest 2017

ensenada beer fest

The Ensenada Beer Fest 2017 will take place March 16- 18, 2017 at Ensenada’s Centro Cultural Riviera del Pacifico. The large beer festival will take place on Saturday, March 18. The event will feature live music, food from local restaurants, and of course, samples of unique craft beers from local and foreign microbreweries. For more information and tickets:… Read more »

Ensenada’s Caracol Science Museum

caracol museum ensenada

By Graham Mackintosh Ensenada’s impressive new “Caracol – Museo de Ciencias” has been almost ten years in the making. It is prominently situated on Avenida Club Rotario #3, sandwiched between the harbor and the palatial white Riviera Civic, Social, and Cultural Center. Given its location, the Caracol (Spanish for snail or seashell) Museum is clearly… Read more »

Score Baja 1000

Score Baja 1000

The 49th SCORE Baja 100 will take place from November 16-20, 2016. The loop race will begin in Ensenada, Baja California and is approximately 800 miles. For more information: Race map below:

La Cava de Marcelo: The Cheese Cave of Ojos Negros

By Jennifer Kramer A drive east of Ensenada on the southern branch of Mexico 3 (heading toward San Felipe) will bring travelers to the small dusty town of Ojos Negros, located in the namesake valley. The Valle de Ojos Negros gets its name (“Black Eyes”) from all of the wells in this sparsely populated agricultural valley that look… Read more »

Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

rosarito ensenada bike ride

The Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride will take place September 24, 2016. This 50-mile fun bicycle ride begins in Rosarito and ends with a large fiesta in Ensenada. For more information:

Pesca La Baja: Ensenada Grand Finale

Pesca La Baja 2016

The Pesca La Baja, Ensenada grand finale will take place September 23 & 24, 2016. This will be the grand finale for the series of sportfishing tournaments taking place throughout Baja California in 2016. There are over $50,000 USD worth of prizes and the tournaments are family-friendly events for the entire community. For more information: