Puerto Vallarta’s Municipal Director of Tourism, Carlos Gerard, along with other tourism board members, held a press conference in Mexico City to publicize the events happening in our area during the months of November and December. This is part of the continued promotions to increase national tourism to Puerto Vallarta.
“These press conferences do not only take place in Mexico City, but also abroad in the US and Canada, and is made before the start of each winter to reinforce our tourism campaigns throughout the year. In November we will have over 10 events, hence the importance of publicizing our artistic, cultural, sporting, and culinary events that will be happening during these last months of the year,” the official said.
One of the most anticipated events is the International Fireworks Festival being held in Puerto Vallarta from December 20 – 31, through the Vallarta Institute of Culture, City of Puerto Vallarta, and the Chamber of Deputies and the National Council for Culture and the Arts.
Other events promoted at the press conference were the Old Town Tianguis Cultural-Farmers Market, which begins November 1. In addition the Xiutla Ballet, numerous fishing tournaments, and the Classic Rock Festival with Vallarta-Nayarit partnerships, were promoted.
Of course the promotion of the national holiday, such as Festival of Guadalupe and Las Posadas, were also included as focal points for national travelers.