La Cruz Community Celebrates Savor Y Musik Festival
Hola La Cruz Community! WOW! Last week was crazy with events and parties going on! Walk around and get a little taste of everything! The Black Forest Restaurant celebrated their 15th anniversary party, with a free keg of beer that everyone thoroughly enjoyed,as well as all of the delicious food, all severed in authentic dress.
They partied until about midnight!! Their photos came out terrific! You may visit their face book page to view all of the at
The new “Peace” spay and neuter fundraiser benefit and “roast” was also on Tuesday at YaYa’s Cafe. The event was packed! with the bands Tatewari and Luna Rumba Trio performing, auctions and the roast on Leon the La Cruz Washboard legend! What a crowd!
Danelle Peters (Dani) did an excellent job coordinating the event, and thanks goes out to YaYa’s kitchen, and everyone who helped, and of course the folks who bought tickets.
It could not have happened without you!
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This next week is going to be even La Cruzin crazier than last week! There is a lot more La Cruz community action! Starting this evening (Friday) is the Amigos de La Cruz Happy Hour. Join the Amigos on Friday, December 6 from 5:30 to?? at Frascati Ristorante (Langosta #10 at the Glorieta). Frascati’s is offering 15% off beverages and 3 tasty appetizer selections for 35 pesos each!
The Deep River Duo (Nick and Mike) playing tonight (Friday)as well with Ben on his guitar (Friday 12-6) at Ana Banana’s. There will be a special dinner menu to celebrate the occasion!
Starting next week on Monday, December 9th, is the beginning of the week long Savor Y Musik Festival. This will be the first annual music festival of its kind for La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, and for many years to come. See below for more details on this and the rest of the La Cruz Community events. Be sure to check out the La Cruz Community Calendar for these and other up coming events, restaurant specials and classes.
See below for the Savor Y Musik Festival calendars.
Ana Banana Bar and Grill
This Friday the festivities will start about 630 or so with a surprise dinner special, and a special celebration for Nick coming back for a visit. Nick was a musician in and around La Cruz and Bucerias for over seven years and gained quite a following with the locals as well as the tourists. Mike was his bass player, and they were known as the Deep River Duo when not with a full band. They will be performing some of their songs for the second set. The first set will be by Ben and His Guitar for the duration of the dinner and a little more, then they will finish off big for the third and final set, inviting some friends up to jam along the way. These friends include some special guests boaters from La Cruz and Ed “Ed, the Spoonman” will be featured throughout the evening. Come on in and enjoy the music, food, and get your name on the wall!
Masala Bar and Grill
Why not stop by Saturday for a terrific breakfast of Banana Pan cakes Served With Fruit, bacon and strawberry coulis Coffee or Orange Juice for 65 pesos? YUM! This Thursday Masala is starting off their La Cruz Savor Y Musik day with a FREE breakfast of french toast with raspberry coulis and a bit of whipped cream to get the day going! Now, that’s a way to start the day!
The evening Savor Y Musik celebrations at Masala will be featuring the local La Cruz flamingo / Latino band Tatewari. The trio were born and raised in La Cruz, and have made quite the reputation for themselves. Saturday, another fun filled festival evening will be with the musical group Geronimo Y Los Infieles. Stop by and enjoy the ambiance, music, and delicious layered flavor cuisine from Chef Julio and Chef Rita at La Cruz Restaurant Masala Bar and Grill.
Oso’s Oyster Bar
This weeks Music Festival lineup starting on Monday is Mellow Mule starting at 7:30, with the Los Lost Cruzers on Tuesday evening, and the Traveling Band on Friday. Saturday rounds out the week with Bob Tasnen & Friends Calypso. A fun lineup for the week of the Savor Y Musik Festival!
Every Thursday at 7:30 Bryan Savage plays his jazz on sax and flute Come on in and enjoy our live music and the ambiance of the La Cruz Marina., Oso’s Oyster Bar has delicious fresh fish and amazing unique oyster dishes, seafood and pastas.
Black Forest Restaurant
The Black Forest Restaurant would like to invite you to the first edition of Festival Savor & Music Festival that takes place in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle from Monday, December 9th to Sunday December 10th. For this special week we offer a 3-course Chef Selection Menu for 195 Pesos. On Tuesday, December 10th the music groups Mellow Mule and Bohemia and on Thursday, December 12th the music groups Viento Estelar and Son Huasteco will perform live at the Black Forest Restaurant. We highly recommend reservations.
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The Octopus’s Garden is always hoppin all week long! With early morning yoga and fitness classes, Spanish classes, drama class and more. This week during the evenings does shift a bit with the Savor Y Musik festival.
On Friday the ‘Duvalin Band will be playing, as well as Pulpo Fusion. Saturday’s music hosts De Perlas and the Thrilloblues band. Cone on in and enjoy the garden setting for dinner and enjoy the live music for the first annual Savor Y Musik Festival.
Savor Y Musik Festival
Starting next week on Monday, December 9th, is the beginning of the week long Savor Y Music Festival. It will all start at the Glorieta (round-a-bout where the cross is) on the main avenue in La Cruz at 7pm with African drumers and will continue in the restaurants. At the end of the week on Sunday at the La Cruz Town Square there will be booths with the restaurants foods, Tee-shirts for sale and Cd;s for sale of all of the participating bands. This entire event will help boost the local economy. All of the musicians are donating their time. Waht is sold of the tee-shirts will help to pay for expenses of the bands and the festival itself. This will be the first annual music festival of its kind for La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, and for many years to come.
Take look below at the weekly schedule, and the location map for all of the participating restaurants.
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