Akumal Celebrates 50 Years May 29 - May 31, 2009


On May 29th Akumal will host a 3 day Festival
 to commemorate 50 years since Pablo Bush Romero
first arrived in Akumal on an expedition to the
Matanceros Shipwreck.
We invite all of you that care for Akumal and want to be a part of this memorable event to make your reservations soon!
For those that have not visited, this is a great opportunity to experience the history of the first tourist destination on the coastline! A truly special destination!

May 29th – Friday 5:00pm – 8:00 pm
 AKUMAL THROUGH THE YEARS
 Location: CEA info center
Presentation of audio visual – “Akumal : Hace Medio Siglo”
Digital Photographic displays from guests, residents, and friends
Bar sponsored by: Lolha (wine and cheese)
Musical entertainment – Jorge Palma and his “Caribbean Soul” duet

8:15 - midnight “Plaza Ukana Party and Bazaar ”
Location: Plaza Ukana stage area
Live music, entertainment and food

 8:15 Salsa Performance
  9:15 Bandikoro Live Band

For sale:
Cochinita Pibil Turkey Yucatecan style
Lucy's Homemade Ice Cream
Beer, Margaritas, Wine, Water 

*May 30th Saturday -
9:00 AM - 2 PM Coordinated by dive shops on Main Bay.
Go to either dive shop to sign up - Dive Festival (click to read details)

9:30 AM - 2:30 PM Bazaar at Ukana Plaza
Selling items used and new, food, art, 50th Anniversary memorabilia and more. Stop by and browse and support
      the local businesses and craftsmen.

10:00am to 11:00  Ixchel Boutique Fashion Show ,  Swimwear ,  Sportwear  &  Dresses
 
   11:30am to 12:00    Dance performance  from Cultural Center of Tulum .


2:00 PM Puppet Show at the