There are many events in Los Cabos that might make you want to leave the pool for a bit. Here’s your guide of events held in Los Cabos from now until the end of 2019:
Los Cabos Billfish Tournament
Rent your charters, get your fishing rods ready because October is packed with sportfishing tournaments. Sportfishing in Baja is truly a unique experience thanks to its particular location between the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez. There is a broad range of species to fish and has become extremely popular worldwide.
This particular tournament has taken place 21 years in a row. It starts on the 13th with a captain’s meeting and a kick-off party at the Playa Grande Resort Beachside Terrace. The team who gets the greatest amount of swordfish points wins the grand prize! But they also have prizes for second and third place, and let’s not forget the jackpot prizes for tuna, wahoo, and dorado. The event ends three days later after unforgettable fun-fishing adventures with a Gala Awards Banquet Dinner.
Bisbee’s Los Cabos Offshore
Bisbee’s tournaments have taken place in Baja for over 30 years, they have become insanely popular and always have promising prizes. In 2006, the overall cash payout was $4,165,960, the largest payout in sportfishing history. With Los Cabos as a backdrop and an exhilarating vibe, the top three teams with the heaviest weighing black or blue marlin take the biggest cash prize, but there are also prizes for the heaviest weighing tuna and dorado. Take home millions, and if you don’t win, at least you’ll take home lifelong memories.
Bisbee’s Black and Blue Tournament
October 22nd to 26th
Bisbee’s Black and Blue Tournament has taken place for 30 years and is indescribable, you’ll have to see it for yourself. It is widely popular and attracts people from all around the world. Expect a thrilling five-day event and also some grand prizes awarded to those with the most billfish weight points, the heaviest weighing black or blue marlin, and let’s not forget those additional jackpots. Black and Blue weigh-ins are held in front of Puerto Paraiso and the place is jam packed with thousands of people having fun. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience!
Ironman Los Cabos
For those athletes or non-athletes who want to test their capabilities or for those interested in simply watching, don’t miss the Ironman event! The weather, the magnificent nature, and overall views make Los Cabos the perfect place to host this important event that attracts tourists and viewers from around the world. Ironman is a triathlon, the swimming will take place in the dazzling Sea of Cortez, at Palmilla beach; the biking will take place along the highway from San Jose to San Lucas which will be closed to allow perfect conditions for the racers; and the final run will take place in San Jose near all the main hotels for spectators to cheer the athletes on the last leg of the race until the finish line!
Life Luxe Jazz
So, if you’re in for a less hard-core more luxury-relaxing vibe this one’s for you. Enjoy five days of a luxurious event, made to unite jazz aficionados from around the world. This event is truly one of a kind, and features some of the top international jazz musicians. It takes place in Vidanta, from the moment you arrive until your last goodbye, expect luxury accommodation like nothing you’ve experienced before. Enjoy a weekend of jazz concerts on the beach with exquisite dining and top-notch cocktails. And also, don’t forget to partake in Vidanta’s one of a kind golf course with challenging courses and amazing views, and also pamper yourself at the spa, indulge in a soothing experience with highly skilled experts.
Sabor a Cabo
This event also centers around great music and supreme dining. Sabor a Cabo is an international food and wine event which has taken place in Los Cabos for 14 years. It is the most important gastronomic event in the country. More than 3,000 people attend and over 60 restaurants and wineries are involved. The event fundraises for the firefighters of the community, Los Cabos Children Foundation, and the Red Cross. Enjoy delicious food, great drinks, and music from renowned Alejandro Sanz.
Whether it’s biking along the highway, catching marlin in the Sea of Cortez, enjoying jazz music, or eating while dancing to Alejandro Sanz, Los Cabos has an event for everyone! Don’t forget to check out these incredible events, register or buy your tickets today!