18th ANNUAL SAILFEST
4th to 10th February 2019
(first Monday of February following the Superbowl)
Sunset and Music Cruises start the week before and run until a week after.
Special Valentine´s Cruise will also be available.
Monday, Feb 4
Sailfest Welcome “Meet and Greet” 6 – 8 pm. At the Pier. Welcome message by the Zihuatanejo Major. Cultural dance performances by the students. Drinks and Tapas available. Free event; everyone welcome!
Tuesday, Feb 5
Rally ‘Round The Rock Morning. A fun sailing event in and out of the Bay. Crew spots available by donation. $400 peso donation per person.
Wednesday, Feb 6
Benefit Concert 7 – 11 pm. In front of the Municipal Museum featuring the M-Dock Band from the USA. Drinks & Tapas available. Live Auction during the breaks. $250 peso donation per person.
Thursday, Feb 7
Chili Cook-Off & Street Fair. 1-3 pm Plaza del Artista. Come judge the chili and buy local crafts.
Silent Auction- 2 – 4 pm. Bid on items donated by Zihua businesses & artists.
Friday, Feb 8
Gala Dinner 6-10 pm. Dine under the stars, in front of the museum. Great food, Mariachi Band, Art Auction and Two Vacation door prizes. $500 peso donation per person.
Literario at Centenario school 10:00 am. Bring a Spanish book and have the children read to you. Great opportunity to see one of our schools and meet the children. Sign up for transportation.
Saturday, Feb 9
Sail Parade Come join us for a sail around Zihua Bay, then to Ixtapa and back. 9 am-2 pm. The fleet “dresses ship” for a colorful procession. $400 peso donation per person
Champagne brunch 9-11 at the Sotavento. Enjoy bubbles & brunch while viewing the Sail Parade. $350 peso donation per person
Sunday, Feb 10
Wrap-up Beach Party and Awards. Restaurante Casa Arcadia 3- 6 pm. Delicious food by donation. Come find out how much money we raised!!! $100 peso donation per person.
Buy raffle tickets – 5 for $100 pesos for thousands of pesos in great prizes, all donated by local merchants to benefit children’s education. Drawings held during all major events.
SUNSET, MUSIC & CUSTOM CRUISES
22 Jan – 14 Feb
All tickets for events and cruises available at the Sales’ desk at Plaza del Artista