W’APPIN DEH? ¿QUE XOPA BOCAS? Events, Activities, and Special Deals in Bocas May 2017


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MAYO ES MES DE LA ETNIA NEGRA! In May, Panama celebrates its peoples African roots: “Black Ethnicity Month.” Along with the Bastimentos fair on the 25th to 28th, there are also special festivities to commemorate the culture and traditions preserved by Afro-Panamanians.

MAY 1: DIA DE TRABAJADOR (LABOR DAY) Many businesses close to honor the working man / working woman.

MAY 25-28: 3ER FERIA MARITIMA DE BASTIMENTOS (3rd Annual Bastimentos Maritime Fair) The Honorable Repre- 1pm, on the beach $3 taxi from town. Swimming pool, games, sentative Ashburn Dixon tells the Breeze that there will be musical groups from all over the province of Bocas del Toro, city of Colón, from Limón, Costa Rica, and even one from another place called “Old Bank” on the island of San Andres (Colombia). Boat races, traditional food and dance is also to be expected.


BOOKSTORE BAR: Happy Hour 24/7 Everyday (but only when they are open 6pm to 2am). Books for sale/trade/burning and Super Nintendo for each and esteemed loiterers as well. Ask about our sporadic but world-class live entertainment.

DONATION BASED YOGA: Monday + Wednesday + Friday 9am @La Buga Dive & Surf Lounge // Thursdays 9:30 & 3pm @Surf Break at Paunch // Saturdays 9 @Surf Break at Paunch // Monday Group Meditation 6:30 @Sweet Love Bocas Tea House

EL ULTIMO REFUGIO: Caribbean-fusion delights on the water, with a full bar Open Mon-Fri at 6pm.
HAPPY HOUR AT BLUFF BEACH! 2×1 Mixed drinks & Beer Sun-Fri 12-2pm Bom Bom tiki bar. Wood fired Italian pizza 12-5. Dinner at Island Plantation 6-9.

THE HUMMINGBIRD BLUFF BEACH: ARGENTINIAN BBQ: Every Saturday from 1 – 8. Lunch served 12-3 and Dinner served 6-9 Tuesday – Sunday, with daily specials. Res: 69494869

LIVE MUSIC EVERY MONDAY @ BUBBA’S HOUSE IN BASTIMENTOS: Happy hour and live music every Monday at Bubba’s House in Bastimentos Island. Come and discover Paradise!

SKULLY’S SUNDAY BBQ! Delicious grill plate $12, starting 1pm, on the beach $3 taxi from town. Swimming pool, games, Pirate Cocktails. Come play!

SUPER GOURMET ORGANIC PRODUCE every Tuesday and Friday. Our organics are sourced through several local organic farms and therefore the inventory constantly changes. Regular items include mixed greens, kale, butter lettuce, arugula, herbs, collards, saute mix.


BOCAS BLENDED: Wrappy Hour, every day, 4-5, 2 wraps = $10 Hot Mama Special on Wednesdays, 1 hot mama, patacone, beer/soda/water = $8

ENGLISH LANGUAGE CHRISTIAN SERVICE: Looking for a place to worship? Need a place to give thanks with light hearted English speaking Christians? Please join us at the Bocas Marina for Service, snacks and fellowship! Casual dress (we do love our flip flops!) Free water taxi across from Bahia Hotel. Services are the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the Month. Got questions? Tommy’s your guy! 6914-0014

SURF BREAK AT PAUNCH: Yoga on our relaxing 20ft high deck in the jungle tree tops with the nearby surf sounds on Saturdays 9-10am and Thursdays 9:30 – 10:30am. Make Your Own Bloody Mary Bar on Saturdays 10am – 3pm featuring Habanero and Jalapeno infused Vodka, large selection of garnishes. Mimosa Bar on Wednesdays 10am – 3pm featuring a variety of juices and fruits to pair with your champagne. AWESOME breakfast and lunch specialty tacos EVERY day except Tuesdays. Everything $6 or less!

THE PUB: Daily sunset happy hour starting at 4:30. Sunday evening poker on the deck at 4:30. Two docks now available for our guests. Daily lunch and dinner specials. Open mic every Saturday from 7-11pm. Check out our daily specials on Facebook: “Bocas Business Blah”


The Bocas Breeze is a digital and print newspaper proudly serving the Bocas del Toro community since 2004; reporting news, advertising local businesses and promoting tourism in Bocas del Toro, Panama.

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