Calendar of Events, 2016 & 2017
January —Annual The Todos Santo Music Festival
The Hotel California in Todos Santos, BCS, MX, will host the Todos Santos Music Festival, a charity concert featuring Peter Buck of REM and a number of his musical friends. All proceeds from the festival will benefit The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C. Tickets will be available through this website on the Music Festival heading. Additional information about this exciting event is available at: TodosSantosMusicFestival.com and Facebook.
February 10th and 11th, 2017 —Annual Todos Santos Open Studio Tour
An opportunity to meet local artists who open their studios to visitors. Proceeds from this event support Palapa’s children’s Art and Craft Programs. Additional information is available on their Facebook page.
February 28th —Todos Santos Historic House Tour
Citizens of our Pueblo Magico invite visitors to tour their historic homes. Proceeds from the tour support The Palapa Society’s building fund. Casa Tota- starting point, Todos Santos. Tour the Historic Homes of Todos Santos and learn more about our towns history.
April 23, 2017 — Gastrovino
An auction event to support Palapa programs, at the lovely restaurant Gastrovino in Todos Santos. Additional information about this annual event available on their website: Gastrovino and Facebook page.
June — Annual BECA Ceremony
We host and honor our graduates, scholarship students and their parents at the conclusion of the school year, awarding each of our becarios a certificate of achievement.
November 26, 2016 — 10th Annual Tianguis (yard sale)
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Casa Ejidal Todos Santos. Proceeds from this event fund the Beca (education scholarship) program for community youth. Please email palapasociety.org to coordinate drop offs. Tianguis Facebook Event Page
January 4, 2017 – Palapa Learning Center Construction Open House
Let’s Celebrate! Please join us for a Palapa Learning Center Open House on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, from 3 – 5 pm. That day we are opening the construction site of the future Palapa Learning Center to everyone. Enjoy refreshments, meet the Director, and tour the three buildings at their mid-point of construction. We’ll have bilingual docents on hand to provide information on how each space will be utilized. Meet the people behind the scenes whose hard work and dedication are making this dream a reality.
Location: On Del Hueto next to Aliser market in Todos Santos, BCS, MX.
March 25, 2017 —Annual Carreras de Todos Santos 5/10K Run.
Proceeds fund Palapa Society Educational and Special Programs. Carreas de Todos Santos Facebook Page.
(Puente) Bridge to English Program classes for kids from 5-18 years old – Mon., Tues. & Thurs. from 3:00 to 6:00 Director: Serena Saltzman 612 118 3242
Adult English Program language classes – Tues. & Thurs. from 6:00 to 7:30
Director Ivonne Benitez 612 134 6838
Children’s Art Program – Wed. from 5:00-6:00
Directors Jill Mollenhauer Bland 612-158-6681 and Doug West 612-148-4286
Beca Program — Scholarship program for high school and university tuition.
Director: Erick Ochoa 612 140 3990.