Family Activities

July celebrates artist Frida Kahlo in Playa del Carmen

July 6 marks the 110th anniversary of the birth of the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Her work is being commemorated with a variety of different activities in and around...

Today marks the official beginning of summer on Maya calendar

summer solstice

Today around Playa del Carmen people can enjoy a true Maya celebration with a pre-Hispanic ceremony to help bring in the first day of summer. The annual event marks...

Danza de los Voladores, a must-see while visiting Playa del Carmen

Danza de los Voladores

Any trip to Playa del Carmen should include a visit to the local flying pole dancers. You may have heard their music or seen them – a handful of...

A Mexican Tradition, La Charreria and the Sombrero

A Mexican Tradition, La Charreria and the Sombrero

If you’ve been to any live shows around Riviera Maya – such as the one at Xcaret — you’ve likely seen La Charreria, a fast-paced show involving men and...

Xcaret, the prefect family day

xcaret folk dancers

By far the most established “park” in all of Quintana Roo, Xcaret is a lot more than most people realize. The company itself consists of several parks. Seven to...

Multiculturalism for All Through the Upcoming Event, Italy Playa del Carmen

Multiculturalism for All Through the Upcoming Event, Italy Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen continues to grow and expand as a multicultural community with the latest event, Italy in Playa del Carmen. This event has been planned by the local...