Cabo San Lucas Events
Los Cabos is so brimming with activities, festivals, events and recreational pursuits that it will be a challenge to just decide how you're going to choose among amusements from day to day. Below you can see calendars of holidays, fishing tournaments, unique monthly celebrations and special occasions.
Both Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo will also have small-scale events that don't make the calendars, but which you might stumble upon in your wanderings. Also check out our Activities page for a large listing of fun in the Cabo sun.
Festival of San Jose del Cabo
Second week of March
Annual parades and festive events honor St. Joseph, patron saint of San Jose del Cabo.
The Birthday of Benito Juarez
The birthday of the country's first President, Benito Juarez, featuring dances, music and food in commemoration of one of Mexico's most honored heroes.
Festival de Cine / Film Festival Todos Santos
This great multi-day festival brings together films from throughout Latin America including feature-length films, shorts and documentaries. Takes place in lovely historic Todos Santos.
Farmer's Market at the Shoppes at Palmilla
Every Friday November - April
The Shoppes at Palmilla hosts a weekly organic farmer's market every Friday during the months of November through April. In addition to local produce, you'll find artisanal pastries, eggs, fish, dairy products, flowers and more!
San Josť del Cabo Art Walk
Jan - Jun, Every Thursday Evening
Every Thursday evening, visitors and residents enjoy strolling the art district of San Jose del Cabo along Obregon Street behind the church, sipping wine and viewing fine art. Exact times of this event vary from year to year.
Whale Watching Season
Jan - April
Spectacular views of whales just offshore abound. Of the world's 11 species of whales, eight come to Los Cabos to breed and nurse their young.