As this 2016 is rolling by, lots of new and already known events have become a very important part of the Riviera Maya. Being a multi-cultural and touristic destination, there’s quite some variety for all who come and visit our paradisiac heaven on earth.
From health, cinema, music and fashion, the Mexican Caribbean has started to develop a series of wonderful events for everyone’s interests.
Vegan Fest Cancun (March 26-27)
If you are interested on vegan culture and the value of our ecosystems, then this is the place for you!
Experts on nutrition and the environment will give several conferences and some others will give workshops towards alternative medicines and Arts & Crafts. But wait, there’s more!
Don’t forget your yoga mat, as free classes will be given by professionals along some Tai Chi, all of these after shopping through the different stands and vendors that will be part of this amazing event!
Remember, buy organic and local!
Wine & Food Festival Cancun-Riviera Maya (April 27-30)
From the 27th to the 30th of April, the Riviera Maya receives some of the best chefs and sommeliers. This 5th edition will combine the most delicious and incredible flavors and together will display a very interesting amount of tasting, dinners and workshops.
From Oaxaca to Barcelona, you’ll have a great opportunity to indulge your senses on the 5 course dinners given in honor to Chefs Alejandro Ruiz and Albert Adriá, while we learn more about how they’ve impacted the culinary world.
Riviera Maya Film Festival (April)
Since 2012, this festival has been in charge of spreading nothing but good cinema across the Riviera Maya.
Focusing on national and international projects, a series of unique films are curated for the taste of all who come an also, a series o conferences and workshops are given to all who are already working in the media or are interested on doing so.
And last but not least, the Kukulcán Award is given to the most promising and exciting movie of all. Being not also a great event to amuse ourselves but a huge platform for developing Directors, Writers, Actors, etc…
Riviera Maya Mexican Wine Festival (April 13-15)
On its 2nd. Edition, we’ll find a large variety of restaurants who are being part of this great festival were the main objective is for all to understand wine, especially Mexican wine.
Tastings, conferences and workshops will be also a must being given by top sommeliers and experts on the area, perfect for this region with an economy based on tourism, so head’s up!
Pay attention and learn as much as you can!
Keep an eye on their Facebook fan page, where they post daily updates.
Riviera Maya Jazz Festival (November 26)
Year after year since 2003, Playa del Carmen features some of the best performers of the jazz genre.
Imagine yourself listening to the sweetest jazzy chords and lyrics under the stars and next to the sea, such a beautiful moment to treasure forever!
So, be sure not to forget your towel, beach chair, drinks and snacks. Gather on the sand early to catch the best spots and delight yourself with a series of performances that will surely blow your mind away.