Aerial view of puerto vallarta at night

Puerto Vallarta Events

Experience Puerto Vallarta with Locals

Immerse yourself in the energy and exuberance that draws travelers from around the world to Puerto Vallarta. With fun, fabulous events taking place every day, Playa Los Arcos Hotel Beach Resort & Spa invites you to experience the vibrancy of the Zona Romantica. Our prime downtown location offers a front row seat to a diverse range of activities and events. View our event calendar to find out what’s going on in Puerto Vallarta during your visit.  

El Vallarta Festival

March and November  

Each March and November, this beloved artistic and cultural festival takes place just one block from Hotel Casa Doña Susana.  

Old Town Farmer's Market

Saturday Mornings from November to April 

A favorite weekend pastime among locals and visitors, the Old Town Farmers Market blends the ambience of the old-world Mexican tianguis and the modern North American-style market. Browse over 80 booths with all products made, baked, grown and sold by vendors who live within 75 kilometers of Puerto Vallarta. 

Traditional Pilgrimages

Early December  

Held during the first 12 days of December, these traditional pilgrimages are the most important religious holiday in Puerto Vallarta. The Virgin of Guadalupe pilgrimage is celebrated in the main streets of downtown Puerto Vallarta with daily special events.