January 29 - February 5, 2017. Annual men's week/ bear gathering with beach/ pool/ dance/ cocktail parties, pub crawls, Booze Cruise, canopy zip-line fun, ATV tours, and whatever else guys are up for. Two Host Hotels: Torre De Oro (formerly The Abbey) and Blue Chairs Resort By The Sea. Events at Mantamar Beach Club, C.C.Slaughters, and Luna Azul. See full details at website:
January 30 - February 11, 2017, 9:30pm (Fri 7pm). Hilarious, yet thought-provoking, new show. What deliciously demented surprises await? They promise to be Tasteless. Witty. Crass. On Point! Tacky. Funny sharp satire, over-the-top drag - AND THEY SING IN FOUR PART HARMONY! Gotta love these "sick chicks with schticks!" It all started on a San Francisco street corner in 1994....
Febuary 5, 2017 + every followig Sunday, noon (1pm show) at Act II Stages. Hedda Lettuce and Sutton Lee Seymour take you to CHURCH EVERY SUNDAY with high comedy, live singing, and light dancing while you split your seams with laughter AND quality food from Frida’s Kitchen! Top brunch off with Bottomless Mimosas and Bloody Mary's at Puerto Vallarta’s newest experience.
February 9, 2017 at Palm Cabaret. Vallarta’s original/ longest-running cabaret and theatre space, 7pm, Kim Kuzma 70s Show; 9:30pm The Immaculate Miss Conception (also Feb 13, 16, 20, 23). Feb 10: 7pm - Suzanne Westenhoefer; 9:30pm - Zoë Lewis. Feb 21, 22, 24, 25: 7pm and/or 9:30pm Well Strung. Feb 22: 7pm - Bohemia Viva. See more shows at their website:
Ongoing through February 28, 2017, 7pm at Stages. Play follows the incredible adventures of the handsome hero, Richard Hannay, an Englishman, complete with stiff-upper-lip, British gung-ho, and pencil moustache. Laugh along as he encounters dastardly murders, double-crossing secret agents, and, of course, devastatingly beautiful women. Four fearless actors play 139 roles in 100 minutes.
February 28, 2017, 8pm, the pre-Lent Tuesday celebration; people on parade in costumes. Taken over by the city/ mayor's office; more mainstream and less reliable now after several years, previously organized/ popularized by the local LGBT community. See GayGuide Vallarta updates.
Easter Sunday April 16, 2017. Major religious, arts and cultural event brings thousands, young and old, of all kinds, to celebrate, socialize and party in the streets, on the beaches and in the nightclubs. Holy Week begins April 9th Palm Sunday/ Domingo de Ramos with Holy Days until Easter Sunday/Pascua, followed by days of entertainment, feasting and fireworks.
May 1-28, 2017. Celebrating creativity and diversity of the LGBT community with arts and cultural events, concerts, boat cruise, entertainment, fun, and lots of partying. FRI May 26, 6-8pm Film Festival at Teatro Vallarta + 9pm-12 Men’s Party VIP at Casa Cúpula. SUN May 28, 8-10pm Pride Parade at Sheraton Buganvilias/ Parque Lázaro Cárdenas. See more details:
November 10-19, 2017, annual event in Puerto Vallarta, now for 10 days. Riviera Nayarit & Tepic: master chefs & young international talent gather to share, learn & teach culinary secrets. Highlights include cooking classes, cheese seminars, winemakers night, & gourmet meals at best restaurants. See the events line-up at their website:
November 5 - 12, 2017, at Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta. Club Atlantis takes over the entire 5-star resort to create a relaxing all-gay beach vacation. Newly renovated 5-story resort faces one of Mexico’s most beautiful bays. One price for absolutely everything: deluxe accommodations, meals, drinks, sports, activities, entertainment, parties, gratuities, WiFi internet, and more.
November 25, 2017 (TBC), Past year on Saturday, 5pm - midnight, at Mantamar Beach Club. Gay Sunset Beach Sunset Pool Party, guest DJ; VIP cabanas, 40 "Wet Dreams" go-go boys. Admission includes entry and complimentary drink at local clubs including La Noche, Wet Dreams, Mr Flamingo, The Swedes, and La Margareta after-WPPV parties.
Each year on December 12th celebrating the 1531 appearance of the Virgin Mary to peasant Juan Diego near Mexico City. Colorful and festive religious processions wend the streets from early December. The gay community marks December 1 as World AIDS Awareness Day
December 31, 2017, 10pm-6am January 1, 2018, at Restaurant Oscar's, with international, DF and GDL DJs. Uber Pool/Beach parties, and NYE celebrations/ VIP Bottle Service. Early Bird Tix and more details at the website and fb page: