As awesome as it is to watch the kiteboarding competition, the Lord of the Wind event does not stop at the beach, and it most definitely doesn’t stop when the sun goes down! That’s when the parties start! See the map at the bottom of this page for event, party and lodging locations.
Tuesday the January 17 @ Plaza del Pueblo
Riders check-in/registration (3:00pm to 6:00pm) and welcome party (6:00pm to 10:00pm) at Plaza del Pueblo. After check-in we will have a rocking ﬁesta hosted by Vagos Bar and Joe’s Pizzeria. Plaza del Pueblo is located at the junction of Mex 01 (Transpeninsular Highway) and the main entry road (Valentine Ruiz Gonzales) into Los Barriles.
$ – You are on your own tonight – Joe’s and Vagos offer great food and drinks. Enjoy.
Wednesday January 18 @ Los Barriles Concha (covered court)
A local favorite, the TAMALE COOK-OFF featuring great food and traditional dancing by some of the local youth. This event features some of the best Tamale cooks in Mexico competing for the title of Lord of the Wind Tamale Champion. Come enjoy a complete tamale dinner, music, folkloric dancing and the warmth of Baja. All proceeds from this event are directly donated to our local schools so please help and enjoy a great dinner. One ticket gets you great food and entertainment. Drinks extra.
$ 100 pesos
Thursday January 19 @ Smokey’s Cantina
Rock’n Roll and dancing in the street at Smokey’s Cantina. Best street party in Los Barriles! The band is Karma Rush and there will be a Chicken Shit raffle.
$ You are on your own to enjoy Smokey’s great food and beverages.
Friday January 20 @ Hotel Buena Vista Beach Resort
If you like Reggae and Rock then you will love this event. We bring the finest Reggae band in Mexico put together with great food, both live and silent auctions for a night to remember. Great food, great music, great auction, great friends. Brought to you by Buena Vista Beach Resorts. Check out the auction page (here) for a list of the auction items available. The food ticket buys a great buffet dinner. Drinks extra.
5:30 pm Cocktails
6:30 pm Great Buffet Dinner
Pasta with Shrimps
Mustard Chicken Breast
Desert: Red fruits Cheesecake
7:00 pm Live Auction
9:00 pm Reggae Party
$30.00 USD or $600 pesos
Saturday January 21 @ Exotikite & El Gecko
Beach Party Time! This year hosted by El Gecko located at Playa Norte! As a warm up to a great dinner at El Gecko, North Kite and Exotikite are hosting a Beer Pong contest from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. El Gecko will be serving a Taco Buffet Dinner starting at 6:30 pm. The evening entertainment will include the band Ajinomoto and Guacamole the DJ plus Fire Dancers and a Bonfire.
Sunday January 22 @ Hotel Palmas de Cortez hosted by the Van Wormer Resorts
The Awards Ceremony and dinner hosted by the Van Wormer Resorts at Hotel Palmas de Cortez. Pre dinner cocktails followed by a traditional mexican buffet dinner at 6:30.
Dinner tickets must be purchased by Saturday – no walk ins accepted.
$25.00 USD or $5oo pesos