May: The Month of Diversity and Gastronomy in Puerto Vallarta
Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico. Stunning beaches, vibrant nightlife and a rich cultural heritage are just some of the features that define this impressive corner of the Mexican Pacific.
Puerto Vallarta also stands out as an inclusive destination where the LGBT+ community can live together in harmony and safety, as well as having one of the most delicious and internationally renowned cuisines.
In order to highlight all of this, during the month of May, Puerto Vallarta hosts two events that are well established among residents and visitors:
Vallarta Pride runs from May 19th to 28th, 2023.
Vallarta Pride is an annual event celebrating the diverse LGBT+ community that lives in and visits Puerto Vallarta. The program of activities includes the Pride Parade, as well as cultural and artistic events, movie screenings, sports, fashion shows and much more. In 2023, Vallarta Pride is themed “Be proud of your nature”, celebrating the natural richness of flora and fauna that makes Puerto Vallarta one of the world’s leading places to celebrate LGBT+ Pride.
Restaurant Week runs from May 15th to June 10th, 2023.
Restaurant Week features many of Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit’s most coveted restaurants. Participating establishments offer innovative three-course menus, with three options available for each course. Since the prices are often discounted by up to 50%, dining out during Restaurant Week is not only more fun, but also much more affordable. Participating restaurants can choose to offer their special, Restaurant Week menu at 344, 459 or 575 pesos per person, tips and beverages not included.