14 September 2014

Ensenada road to reopen

UPDATE:  Road opening delayed until December 15, 2014.


 Alternate route map

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AUGUST 26, 2014:  The scenic toll road between Tijuana and Ensenada has been closed since December 28, 2013.  CAPUFE announced that the road should be fully opened by September 15.  Additional repairs will continue through Spring of 2015 to shore up additional sections of the road.  

20 July 2014

Wine, Cheese and Craft Beer Festival

Date: Saturday, July 27, 2013
Time: 12:00 noon to 10:00pm
Location: Baja California Center
Carretera Tijuana-Ensenada Escenica No. 1029, Playas de Rosarito   MAP

The festival includes live music, cultural programs and food. There will be a number of booths with local producers as well. 

The Baja Caifornia Center is located on the east side of the Scenic Road (toll) as you go south from Tijuana toward Rosarito and Ensenada.


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The event will also have an impressive array of vendor booths offering products ranging from local wine, artisanal cheese, micro/small agro-producers, as well as a large variety of local craft beers. - See more at: http://www.sandiegored.com/noticias/55341/Don-t-miss-the-Cheese-Wine-and-Craft-Beer-Festival/#sthash.S928KBdu.dpuf
The event will also have an impressive array of vendor booths offering products ranging from local wine, artisanal cheese, micro/small agro-producers, as well as a large variety of local craft beers. - See more at: http://www.sandiegored.com/noticias/55341/Don-t-miss-the-Cheese-Wine-and-Craft-Beer-Festival/#sthash.S928KBdu.dpuf
The event will also have an impressive array of vendor booths offering products ranging from local wine, artisanal cheese, micro/small agro-producers, as well as a large variety of local craft beers. - See more at: http://www.sandiegored.com/noticias/55341/Don-t-miss-the-Cheese-Wine-and-Craft-Beer-Festival/#sthash.S928KBdu.dpuf


The event will also have an impressive array of vendor booths offering products ranging from local wine, artisanal cheese, micro/small agro-producers, as well as a large variety of local craft beers. - See more at: http://www.sandiegored.com/noticias/55341/Don-t-miss-the-Cheese-Wine-and-Craft-Beer-Festival/#sthash.S928KBdu.dpuf


12 July 2014

Guadalupe Valley Harvest Festival 2014


The Guadalupe Valley Vendimia Festival will run from August 1 through August 17.

The Fiestas de la Vendimia is about celebrating the grape harvest and wine making.  Most of the vineyards are open for tours and tastings.  There are several large events including entertainment, local foods and of course wine.

For more information about the event:  Go to the ProVino website or visit the Provino offices in Ensenada, at Av. 20 de Noviembre 1138-2, Zona Centro.  Phone: Provino at +52 (646) 178-3038 or 178-2949. Email:  info@fiestasdelavendimia.com.

A listing of vineyards and wineries is available here.
The Baja Wine Country guide is available for download here.



Map from MexicoDesconocido.com.mx.

25 June 2014

14 June 2014

Rosarito Beerfest

Date: June 28, 2014
Time: 2pm-2am
ŸCost:  $125 pesos (approx $10 USD)

Location: Blvd. Benito Juárez in front of Hotel Festival Plaza
 

Featuring Baja craft beers, local food and live entertainment
See their Facebook page for more information.













Rosarito Beach is about 20 minutes south of Tijuana. It is an easy drive on the Scenic Highway (toll road) or the free road. Bus transportation is also available via Mexicoach.

Also get ready for Ensenada Beer Fest on July 26th, and the Tijuana Beer Fest on August 29th and 30th.