Posts Tagged: rosarito

Baja Foodie Finds with Scott Koenig: Raíces Restaurante Baja International Cuisine

Restaurant Elevates Rosarito Beach’s Dining Scene By: W. Scott Koenig “I saw chef Javier Plascencia cooking at an event in Ensenada in 2013,” chef Jesús Villacaña of the excellent Raíces Restaurante Baja Internacional Cuisine confided during a recent visit to his Rosarito eatery. “I watched him and thought, ‘I can do that.’” The young chef… Read more »

Las Rocas Ups Its Food Game

Chef Mario Medina opens four new restaurants at Rosarito Beach resort By W. Scott Koenig     When I first met chef Mario Medina, he was executive chef at Finch’s Bistro in La Jolla, California. At Finch’s, Mario turned out hearty seasonal plates of European bistro cuisine with just a touch of Mexican panache. Think… Read more »

Rosarito Art Fest 2019

Rosarito Art Fest 2019

The 10th annual Rosarito Art Fest will take place August 31-Sept. 1, 2019 at the Puerto Nuevo Baja Hotel & Villas. The free festival will feature dozens of artists as well as food, drinks, and live entertainment. For more information: www.facebook.com/rosaritoartfest  

Sabor de Baja 2019

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The 2019 Sabor de Baja will take place on Wednesday, August 28th at the Rosarito Beach Hotel. This all-white affair will feature food from Baja’s best chefs paired with Mexican wines and Baja craft beers. For more information: www.sabordebaja.com  

2019 Baja Blues Fest

The 2019 Baja Blues Fest will take place August 9-11 at the Rosarito Beach Hotel. The three-day music festival was formed to provide funding assistance to selected and vetted organizations that provide assistance to local children in the Rosarito Beach area. For tickets and more information: www.bajabluesfest.org    

Expo Tequila Rosarito 2019

Expo Tequila Rosarito

The Expo Tequila Rosarito will take place May 24-26, 2019 at the Hotel Festival Plaza in Rosarito. Attendees will be able to sample artisan Tequilas directly from the makers. This family-friendly event will also feature local food, art booths, and live mariachi. For more information: www.facebook.com/events/261694178091027  

Spring 2019 Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

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The Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride will take place on May 4, 2019. The 50-mile fun bicycle ride starts in Rosarito and ends with a fiesta at the finish line in Ensenada. This is the 40th anniversary of the famous bike ride. For more information: rosaritoensenada.com      

Fall 2018 Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

rosarito ensenada bike ride 2018

The Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride will take place on September 29, 2018. The 50-mile fun bicycle ride starts in Rosarito and ends with a fiesta at the finish line in Ensenada. For more information: rosaritoensenada.com  

2018 Rosarito Baja Blues Fest

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The 2018 Rosarito Baja Blues Fest will take place August 17-19 at the Rosarito Beach Hotel. The three-day music festival will feature a variety of bands and musicians. Profits go to benefit children’s charities in Northern Baja. For tickets and more information: www.bajabluesfest.org

2018 Rosarito Art Fest

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The Rosarito Art Fest will take place May 26 & 27, 2018 over Memorial Day Weekend at Baja Studios. In addition to a variety of artists displaying and selling their work, the festival will feature regional food and drink, and live entertainment. For more information: www.facebook.com/rosaritoartfest