February events in the Riviera Maya

February is a great time of year to spend in the Riviera Maya, warm weather and lots to do, Carnaval, Valentine’s Day, music and more, whether you own real estate in Playa del Carmen and you’re returning to your home away from home or you are visiting, here are some great events to check out during the month of February!

If you are in Quintana Roo and haven’t set your clocks ahead, do it today, the new time zone started February 1 at 2:00 am!

Music

On February 7th head to Señor Frog’s, located at the south end of 5th Avenue, near the ferry for Cozumel for a Bob Marley tribute band plus other DJ’s. The cost is $200 pesos in advance and $300 pesos the day of the event.

Bob Marley tribute at Senor Frogs!

Bob Marley tribute at Senor Frogs!

Markets

El Jardin Community Center, located on 20th street between 10th and 15th Avenue has a market every Saturday from 2 – 5pm and the first Sunday of the month they host a bazaar from 12-5pm. Find local handmade products, organic food and much more!

Saturday markets at El Jardin

Saturday markets at El Jardin

 

Movies

Documentary Wednesdsays and Cinema Fridays, 8 pm at La Ceiba Park, located on 1st street and 60th Avenue. Entrance is free and you can check El Cine Club’s Facebook page for the movie schedule.

 

Enjoy a movie outdoors at Parque La Ceiba

Enjoy a movie outdoors at Parque La Ceiba

Animals

Looking for a new addition to your family? Adopt, don’t shop! So many dogs and cats are looking for a loving home; every Saturday Accion Animal has an adoption fair from 11 am – 7 pm, located on 10th Street between 100th and 105th Avenue. This is the perfect place to find that new furry family member!

 

Adopt a new furry family member!

Adopt a new furry family member!

Carnaval

Celebrate the beginning of Lent with shows, parades, brightly colored costumes, pageants, and much more! The party starts February 12th and goes until the 17th at Parque 28 de Julio, located between 10th and 8th street and 15th and 20th Avenue.

 

Valentine’s Day

Don’t forget your special someone on the 14th – many restaurants in downtown Playa del Carmen are offering a special meal to enjoy with your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day.  La Casa del Agua offers delicious food and wine and on Valentine’s Day the dessert is on the house. Plus, if you’re a local, you can receive a 20% discount.  The beautiful cave restaurant Alux will be having a special Valentine’s Day show in an incredibly romantic atmosphere, check their Facebook page for more information as the day gets closer. And Diabolito Cha Cha Cha is offering dinner, wine and jazz for Valentine’s Day, a romantic way to spend your evening at one of Playa del Carmen’s hot spots.

 

Enjoy a romantic night out in Playa del Carmen.

Enjoy a romantic night out in Playa del Carmen.

 

Many great events to enjoy this month in the Riviera Maya! The sun is shining and there is one more hour of daylight to enjoy!

 

Sarah Benz – Moskito Real Estate

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