Coming events

Monday, December 9, 3 p.m.

An Afternoon of Culture at Galeria Atotonilco to benefit Mujeres en Cambio. Fine quality Mexican folk art display and sale. Drinks and appetizers. Tickets are MXN$400 or MXN$450 with transportation. To purchase tickets onlne visit mujeresencambio.org/events/

Thursday, December 12

In support of Niños Incapacitados, NI Vice-president Bill Dingwall is organizing a Sinatra Dance to mark Frank’s 104th birthday. El Barco Dance and Nightclub in Ajijic, Jalisco.

Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Niños Incapacitados Trivia Contests. Hotel Real de Chapala, Ajijic, Jalisco. Tickets: MXN$400 at programaninos.com

Saturday, January 18. 2020 1 p.m.

Jóvenes Adelante Mini Congress 1.0 at the Instituto Sanmiguelense. This first-ever event is by special invitation to JA stakeholders: students, graduates, families, sponsors, donors, mentors, supporters, and of course, Amistad Canada members. Take a front row seat and actually enjoy going back to school for a day while seeing and meeting JA’s scholars, graduates, 2020’s hopefuls, mentors, board and staff at work. If you’re interested in attending or being an event host, contact donkrim@jovenesadelante.org.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 8 p.m.

The annual Blues on the Beach fundraiser for Un Nuevo Amanecer. Emiliano Juarez and the Westcoasters will be backing up Paul Deslauriers and Annika Chambers. Sea Soul Beach Club, Playa Chahue, Huatulco, Oaxaca.

Friday, January 24, 2020

Ninos Incapacitados’ Robbie Burns supper and dance in Aijijic, Jalisco.

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 2 p.m.

Opera San Miguel’s Sixth Annual Mexico-Canada Co-OPERA-tive Concert. Canadian mezzo soprano Beste Kalender will perform with young Mexican opera singers. Click here to view a video of Beste. Miguel Malo Auditórium, Bellas Artes, San Miguel.

Monday, February 3 to Sunday, February 9, 2020

Zihuatanejo Sailfest to benefit Por los Niños de Zihua. Sail parade, live auction, benefit concert, chili cook-off, street fair, gala dinner, sunset cruises and wind-up party.  Zihuatanejo, Guerrero. For ticket information visit porlosninos.com/sailfest-2020.

Friday, February 7 to Saturday, February 15, 2020

La Catalina Foundation’s online auction.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

La Catalina Foundation’s 'Night Under the Stars' evening, main square, La Manzanilla, Jalisco. An evening of entertainment by local students, dance troupes, musicians, dinner and a silent auction.  MXN$200.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

To See Your Soul — Opera’s Transformative Power, a lecture by OSM Concurso judge and noted dramaturg Cori Ellison. Special guest: author Sandra Cisneros. A joint presentation by Opera San Miguel and San Miguel PEN. Rosewood Ballroom. Ticket purchase available from PEN. Free admission to “Angels” by advance reservation with OSM.

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 7 p.m.

One of the top of events of Opera San Miguel's season, the Concurso final performances at Teatro Angela Peralta. Ticket information to be announced.

Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 5 p.m

Children’s Art Foundation Requiem concert by Michael Hoppe. Teatro Angela Peralta, San Miguel de Allende.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Ninos Incapacitados’ Gala Masquerade fundraiser in Aijijic, Jalisco.

Saturday, March 21, 2 p.m.

Opera San Miguel Concurso Winner’s Concert, Bellas Artes. Ticket information to be announced.