Anniversary of Akumal Festival
Friday, May 29th
AKUMAL THROUGH THE YEARS
- Location: CEA info center
Presentation of audio visual – “Akumal: Hace Medio Siglo”
Digital Photographic displays from guests, residents,
and friends on the screen while people have drinks.
Photographer on site, and a person interviewing attendees
about their own personal stories.
Bar sponsored by: Lol-ha ( serving beer and wine )
Musical entertainment – Jorge Palma
PLAZA UKANA PARTY AND BAZAAR
- Location: Plaza Ukana stage
8:15 Salsa Performance
9:15 Bandikoro Live Band
Cochinita Pibil and Turkey Yucatecan style
Lucy's Homemade Ice Cream
Beer, Margaritas, Wine, Water
Saturday, May 30th
Coordinated by dive shops on Akumal Bay. Go to either dive shop to sign up
9:30am to 2:30pm
BAZAAR AT PLAZA UKANA
Local merchants will be selling used and new items, food, art, 50th
Anniversary memorabilia, and more. Stop by and browse and support the local
businesses and craftsmen.
Ixchel Boutique Fashion Show featuring
swimwear, sportswear, and dresses
11:30am to 12:00pm
performance from Cultural Center of Tulum
Show for the local schools, Akumal, CD Chemuyil, and
Tulum, and everyone is welcome
“MATANCEROS EXPEDITION NIGHT“
Location: Lol-ha Beach and Snack Bar
Presentation of the PBR Museum Artifacts in Game room.
Pre-Sale of “Under the Waters of Mexico” by
Pablo Bush Romero
Sale of Limited Edition Replica of Matanceros Cross and
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Mexican Parillada- Catered by Tacolote with a price
of $350 pesos.
Tickets include picnic style dinner on the beach with
live Salsa Band, beer, margaritas, or wine.
Tickets for sale at Hotel Villas Maya Reception Tel 984
875 9012 option 2
Or, see Marcy Essy, Sherwood
Anders, or Charlene
8:30 to ??
Concert to follow at the Snack Bar with cash bar.
Jurassic Band – 70’s music
Sunday, May 31st
8:00am to 12
by CEA and dive shops on Main Bay.
First prize: Motorcycle
Register at either dive shop.
Live music on the beach.
9:00am to 11:00am
CONFERENCE “MAYAN CALENDAR"
by Carlos Meade at CEA Center ???
11:00am to 12:30pm
KIDS TREASURE HUNT
Treasure Hunt begins at the Kid's Club and ends on the
beach in front of Lol-ha.
Goal: This Activity is geared towards the local children
and designed to be a way to get them involved with the pride of Akumal’s
50th Celebration, learn more about their home, and have a good time.
Visiting children are also invited to participate and
meet the local children.
SPONSORSHIP: Sponsor a Pirate. Adults can help by
sponsoring a pirate. Each pirate that completes the treasure hunt will
receive a prize.
The money that sponsored that pirate will go to Pablo
Bush Romero Scholarship and Frida Khalo Library.
Sponsorships start at $10, and you may choose your child
or give anonymously to the cause.
12:00pm to 6:00pm
BEACH VOLLEY BALL TOURNAMENT
at the beach in front of Budha Gardens Spa.
Schedule will be sent out on Friday May 29 to all
Register at the Coco Propiedades Office in Centro Ukana,
2nd floor next to Richard Mazzola Studio, on Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5:00pm
Last day for registration is May 28 before 5:00pm
Registration Fee is $600 pesos/team ($100 pesos/player)
4:00pm to 6:00pm
SAND SCULPTURE CONTEST;
show up at the beach to participate. It’s for all ages.
8:00pm to 11:00pm
at “La Buena Vida”.