The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort Announces Punta Mita Beach Festival

Paco Ojeda
Jul. 1, 2016

The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, in conjunction with Punta Mita Expeditions, Punta Mita Resorts, and the Riviera Nayarit Convention & Visitors Bureau, welcomes guests to the fourth annual Punta Mita Beach Festival. Taking place in Punta de Mita July 7 to 10, 2016, this year’s celebratory summer event will focus on educating and promoting the importance of protecting our ocean and marine life with several eco-friendly water activities and programs, as well as offering the most unique experiences guided by experts such as the Professional Chilean surfer, Ramón Navarro, Ana Paula Domínguez, founder and director of the Mexican Institute of Yoga, International professionals of paddleboard and surf Ryan Helm and Javier Álvarez, and world-class guest chefs invited Alexander Branch, Olivier Deboise, Manuel Peruyero, and Erick Ramos.

This entertaining weekend is sure to be memorable, with activities ranging from surfing, eco-friendly stand-up paddle boarding, snorkeling, scuba diving, and yoga, to sandcastle building for the kids and unparalleled culinary offerings featuring the freshest regional delicacies. The summer festival will also showcase the latest film of host Professional Chilean surfer, Ramón Navarro The Fisherman’s Son focused on Navarro’s mission to protect the culture and environment of the Chilean coast.

“The Punta Mita Beach Festival takes full advantage of The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort’s unparalleled beachfront destination,” said James Hughes, general manager of The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort. “In its fourth edition, this renowned festival continues to afford our loyal guests with one-of-a-kind recreational, wellness, and culinary experiences. This year, we are honored to welcome a number of talented notables in each of these fields while also creating a platform to educate about the importance of protecting our ocean.”

The Punta Mita Beach Festival 2016 begins on Thursday, July 7, with an exclusive opening cocktail at The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort’s Sea Breeze Beach Club, where guests will enjoy the fine dining and special bites prepared by our guest chefs Alexander Branch, Olivier Desboise, Manuel Peruyero, and Erick Ramos, as well as an exquisite selection of gourmet cocktails, Bocanegra beer, Latin American wines and a seductive selection of tequilas by Tequila Patrón. Starting the party and inaugurating the fourth edition under the stars of the sounds and rhythms of Dj Mauricio.

Throughout the three-day extravaganza, the beach festivities continue with various guest activities and gourmet experiences, including:

  • Morning Yoga sessions in Areca with Ana Paula Domínguez.
  • Surf Clinic with Ramón Navarro and SUP (stand up paddle) Clinic with Javier Álvarez and Ryan Helm.
  • Eco-friendly SUP session and SUP board-building with recycled materials.
  • Eco-friendly SUP Race, 1K and 3K.
  • Sand Castles competition
  • Mini Triathlon: sea swimming, beach race, and SUP for begginers.
  • Cooking demo with Chef Alexander Branch.
  • Volley ball Tournament in Sea Breeze beach.
  • Coral Preservation Exhibition from the Reef Restoration Program in Sea Breeze beach.
  • Visit to the scientific platform, Maria Cleofas.

The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort is offering a preferred rate for residents of Punta Mita and Vallarta, for the three- day event or attend to the activities. For more information or reservations, please call the Reservation Desk at +329.291.5800 or via e-mail to .

Source: The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort


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