Visitors to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico will often say that it always seems that somewhere in Banderas Bay there is a colorful and exciting celebration going on. And that’s pretty much true. All year long there are numerous well-organized festivals and events within in the city of Puerto Vallarta and throughout Banderas Bay. This list is intended to provide you with an overview of the types of festivals and events you can look forward to during your upcoming vacation to Puerto Vallarta. This list by no means covers all of the area’s numerous events. If you are the organizer of an event, or if you happen to know of an event that should be included on this list, please take a moment to email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
If there is a particular celebration that you would like to attend during your upcoming visit to Puerto Vallarta, be sure to pick up a few local newspapers and magazines when you arrive and check the events section. It’s also highly recommended that you stop by the Puerto Vallarta Tourism Office in the Old City Hall building located in Centro across the street from the Malecon and the Main Plaza (refer to the Centro map) to pick up current information. For publicity and advertising, most organizers of local events and festivals rely heavily on posters mounted throughout the area, so keep an eye open for those as well. Many new and exciting festivals and events are always being added to the existing ones in Banderas Bay, Mexico.
The above listing by month is intended to give you an overview of the types of exciting celebrations and festivals you can look forward to during the time frame you are visiting Puerto Vallarta. To access current event calenders for the Banderas Bay festivals, activities and more, the page below contains some great online resources to check when planning your vacation to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.