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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 22, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 22, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Consuming the Future Sep 23,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • David Medoza and Friends: Steinway Series Sep 25-26,
    • King Tut in GTO Sep 25 - Mar 29,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast Sep 27,
    • Mark Hartman: “George...and Other Gershwins” Sep 27,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 28,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 28,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • Oktoberfest Oct 5,
    • I3: Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Consuming the Future Sep 23
    Like the air we breathe, we can’t live without it. Across the planet, it’s becoming a heavy political issue. “The Cochabamba Water War” was a series of protests that took place in Cochabamba, Bolivia’s third-largest city, between December 1999 and April 2000 in response to the privatization of the city’s municipal water ...
    Meeting, Film, Talk and Discussion Sep 23, 1pm
    In San Miguel’s Rural Communities, Water Rationing Is a Way of Life.

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    David Medoza and Friends: Steinway Series Sep 25-26
    David Mendoza and Friends ...two concerts at Bellas Artes. Wednesday September 25th, 7 pm and Thursday September 26th, 3pm.
    Steinway series events.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    King Tut Comes to GTO Sep 25 - Mar 29
    The exhibit “Tutankhamen, the tomb, The gold and the curse” has traveled around Mexico and the US and now it’s coming to the state of Guanajuato!

    Starting September 26th, come see what has wowed and amazed people for decades. While there’ll be no mummies, on display will be 200 replicas of some of the 3500 artifacts uncovered in 1922 in Egypt. These include 3000 year-old funeral masks, embalming tools, jewelry and more.
    King Tut Comes to GTO.
    September 25 2019 to March 29 2020.
    For more and a map: Tutankhamun: the Tomb, the Gold, and the Curse

    Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast Sep 27
    We welcome you to share a delicious, traditional Ethiopian meal with us on Los Senderos' scenic "Playa"!

    Date: September 27th, 7pm

    Location: Los Senderos,Carretera 51, A, Dolores Hidalgo - San Miguel De Allende km 3.5, Nuevo Milenio, 37800 San Miguel de Allende, Gto

    Price: $700 MXN/person with reservation before 22/9. ($800 MXN/person thereafter.)
    Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast.

    Mark Hartman: “George...and Other Gershwins” Sep 27
    “George...and Other Gershwins”
    Mark Hartman, pianist, singer, raconteur..with special guest Lady Zen
    Steinway series events...September 27.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada.
    Post Día de Independencia, La Alborada looms.
    The Alborada: St. Michael's Jardin War.

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    Oktoberfest Oct 5
    On October 5, for the third consecutive year, the city will mark Oktoberfest, the world-famous beer festival that is one of the most important events on the German calendar. San Miguel de Allende’s version of the event will be held in the Instituto Allende’s gardens from 1pm until midnight.
    Oktoberfest.

    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8
    David Lida: When "Bad Hombres" Cross the Border.
    Tuesday October 8th, 5pm
    La Casona Conference Center San Miguel de Allende
    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    If you know of updates, corrections or additions to this list please let us know.

    Travel comfortably and safely from Cardo Parking to CAPTA. Meet the Shuttle service, transfer areas, frequencies and cost in this video. Enjoy a route through the Center of #SanMiguelDeLaGente .
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    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    We conclude the work of replacing the drinking water line in Fray José de Guadalupe Mojica street. The construction, operation, renovation, expansion and strengthening of hydraulic infrastructure in the city is possible thanks to the timely payment of the population
    (GW: But I think other work continues on this project.)
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Derived from the application of the “Maintenance and conservation of streets” program that runs the infrastructure and public works management, Guadalupe Avenue will have partial closure of streets from September 21.

    As part of the dignification of this area, this Saturday, September 21 will begin the rehabilitation work of the stamped concrete pavement on Guadalupe Avenue, from the section that goes from the Station Road to the Avenue Independence.

    For this reason, there will be total closure of the section that goes from Calzada de la Estación to San Rafael street and the section of Antonio Villanueva to Insurgentes, during the first stage of this action.
    Rehabilitation Work In Avenida Guadalupe Begins (sp).

    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 21, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 21, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Consuming the Future Sep 23,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • David Medoza and Friends: Steinway Series Sep 25-26,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast Sep 27,
    • Mark Hartman: “George...and Other Gershwins” Sep 27,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • I3: Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Consuming the Future Sep 23
    Like the air we breathe, we can’t live without it. Across the planet, it’s becoming a heavy political issue. “The Cochabamba Water War” was a series of protests that took place in Cochabamba, Bolivia’s third-largest city, between December 1999 and April 2000 in response to the privatization of the city’s municipal water ...
    Meeting, Film, Talk and Discussion Sep 23, 1pm
    In San Miguel’s Rural Communities, Water Rationing Is a Way of Life.

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    David Medoza and Friends: Steinway Series Sep 25-26
    David Mendoza and Friends ...two concerts at Bellas Artes. Wednesday September 25th, 7 pm and Thursday September 26th, 3pm.
    Steinway series events.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast Sep 27
    We welcome you to share a delicious, traditional Ethiopian meal with us on Los Senderos' scenic "Playa"!

    Date: September 27th, 7pm

    Location: Los Senderos,Carretera 51, A, Dolores Hidalgo - San Miguel De Allende km 3.5, Nuevo Milenio, 37800 San Miguel de Allende, Gto

    Price: $700 MXN/person with reservation before 22/9. ($800 MXN/person thereafter.)
    Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast.

    Mark Hartman: “George...and Other Gershwins” Sep 27
    “George...and Other Gershwins”
    Mark Hartman, pianist, singer, raconteur..with special guest Lady Zen
    Steinway series events...September 27.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada.
    Post Día de Independencia, La Alborada looms.
    The Alborada: St. Michael's Jardin War.

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8
    David Lida: When "Bad Hombres" Cross the Border.
    Tuesday October 8th, 5pm
    La Casona Conference Center San Miguel de Allende
    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    If you know of updates, corrections or additions to this list please let us know.

    The Municipal Government reports that, due to the race #PasiónPorElDeporte to be held this Friday, September 20 from 8:30 a.m., there will be eviction of vehicles in different streets of the city from early hours. We appreciate your understanding.
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    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    We conclude the work of replacing the drinking water line in Fray José de Guadalupe Mojica street. The construction, operation, renovation, expansion and strengthening of hydraulic infrastructure in the city is possible thanks to the timely payment of the population
    (GW: But I think other work continues on this project.)
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Derived from the application of the “Maintenance and conservation of streets” program that runs the infrastructure and public works management, Guadalupe Avenue will have partial closure of streets from September 21.

    As part of the dignification of this area, this Saturday, September 21 will begin the rehabilitation work of the stamped concrete pavement on Guadalupe Avenue, from the section that goes from the Station Road to the Avenue Independence.

    For this reason, there will be total closure of the section that goes from Calzada de la Estación to San Rafael street and the section of Antonio Villanueva to Insurgentes, during the first stage of this action.
    Rehabilitation Work In Avenida Guadalupe Begins (sp).

    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Google translations. News sites and Facebook pages are on our Links page.

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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 20, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 20, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Steinway series events Sep 25-26,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • I3: Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Steinway series events Sep 25-26
    David Mendoza and Friends ...two concerts at Bellas Artes. Wednesday September 25th, 7 pm and Thursday September 26th, 3pm.
    Steinway series events.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast
    We welcome you to share a delicious, traditional Ethiopian meal with us on Los Senderos' scenic "Playa"!

    Date: September 27th, 7pm

    Location: Los Senderos,Carretera 51, A, Dolores Hidalgo - San Miguel De Allende km 3.5, Nuevo Milenio, 37800 San Miguel de Allende, Gto

    Price: $700 MXN/person with reservation before 22/9. ($800 MXN/person thereafter.)
    Fiesta Auténtica Etíope - Authentic Ethiopian Feast.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada.
    Post Día de Independencia, La Alborada looms.
    The Alborada: St. Michael's Jardin War.

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8
    David Lida: When "Bad Hombres" Cross the Border.
    Tuesday October 8th, 5pm
    La Casona Conference Center San Miguel de Allende
    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    If you know of updates, corrections or additions to this list please let us know.

    The Municipal Government reports that, due to the race #PasiónPorElDeporte to be held this Friday, September 20 from 8:30 a.m., there will be eviction of vehicles in different streets of the city from early hours. We appreciate your understanding.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    We conclude the work of replacing the drinking water line in Fray José de Guadalupe Mojica street. The construction, operation, renovation, expansion and strengthening of hydraulic infrastructure in the city is possible thanks to the timely payment of the population
    (GW: But I think other work continues on this project.)
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 19, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 19, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Steinway series events Sep 25-26,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • I3: Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19
    SkyMed Seminar:
    When: Thursday, September 19th at 12 NOON.
    Where: Buen Dia Cafe, Hidalgo #42, Centro
    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19.

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Steinway series events Sep 25-26
    David Mendoza and Friends ...two concerts at Bellas Artes. Wednesday September 25th, 7 pm and Thursday September 26th, 3pm.
    Steinway series events.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8
    David Lida: When "Bad Hombres" Cross the Border.
    Tuesday October 8th, 5pm
    La Casona Conference Center San Miguel de Allende
    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    If you know of updates, corrections or additions to this list please let us know.

    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    We conclude the work of replacing the drinking water line in Fray José de Guadalupe Mojica street. The construction, operation, renovation, expansion and strengthening of hydraulic infrastructure in the city is possible thanks to the timely payment of the population
    (GW: But I think other work continues on this project.)
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 18, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 18, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Steinway series events Sep 25-26,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • I3: Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19
    SkyMed Seminar:
    When: Thursday, September 19th at 12 NOON.
    Where: Buen Dia Cafe, Hidalgo #42, Centro
    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19.

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Steinway series events Sep 25-26
    David Mendoza and Friends ...two concerts at Bellas Artes. Wednesday September 25th, 7 pm and Thursday September 26th, 3pm.
    Steinway series events.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers David Lida Oct 8
    David Lida: When "Bad Hombres" Cross the Border.
    Tuesday October 8th, 5pm
    La Casona Conference Center San Miguel de Allende
    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    srdlrguyj24rxfz1.png
    8z1v48znjdapal2w.png
    1csso2x06j5yiczr.png
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    I am supervising the works of our beloved Juarez Park which for 114 years has been the "Lung of our city and the soul of #SanMiguelDeLaGente ". We continue working on the rescue of the Historical Heritage.
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 17, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 17, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Steinway series events Sep 25-26,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers Oct 8,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19
    SkyMed Seminar:
    When: Thursday, September 19th at 12 NOON.
    Where: Buen Dia Cafe, Hidalgo #42, Centro
    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19.

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Steinway series events Sep 25-26
    David Mendoza and Friends ...two concerts at Bellas Artes. Wednesday September 25th, 7 pm and Thursday September 26th, 3pm.
    Steinway series events.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers Oct 8
    David Lida: When "Bad Hombres" Cross the Border.
    Tuesday October 8th, 5pm
    La Casona Conference Center San Miguel de Allende
    I3 : Conversations With Big Thinkers.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    I am supervising the works of our beloved Juarez Park which for 114 years has been the "Lung of our city and the soul of #SanMiguelDeLaGente ". We continue working on the rescue of the Historical Heritage.
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 16, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 16, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • Mexico Independence Day Sep 16,
    • SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    Mexico Independence Day (paid holiday) Sep 16
    September 16 is celebrated as Mexican Independence Day.
    Mexico Independence Day (paid holiday)

    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19
    SkyMed Seminar:
    When: Thursday, September 19th at 12 NOON.
    Where: Buen Dia Cafe, Hidalgo #42, Centro
    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19.

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    This patriotic week end, park in El Cardo and help from the heart! We share the rates per vehicle.
    This week the “Shuttle” trucks started operating in #SanMigueldeAllende They are equipped with air conditioning, screens and enough space.
    Shuttle trucks begin to operate (sp).

    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019
    The Municipal Government, through the Municipal Transit station, informs the public that, due to the celebration of the National and Regional Holidays, there will be eviction of vehicles in different streets of the city.
    Road closures from Sept 13-16.
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    Text description of road closures is at:
    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019 (sp).
    ~~~~~
    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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    srdlrguyj24rxfz1.png
    8z1v48znjdapal2w.png
    1csso2x06j5yiczr.png
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    I am supervising the works of our beloved Juarez Park which for 114 years has been the "Lung of our city and the soul of #SanMiguelDeLaGente ". We continue working on the rescue of the Historical Heritage.
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 15, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 15, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • Galería Atotonilco Open House Sep 14-15,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • Mexico Independence Day Sep 16,
    • SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 21,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 21,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    Galería Atotonilco Open House Sep 14-15
    Franco Ramírez, Oaxaca Woodcarver Master Craftsman!
    Galería Atotonilco Open House Sep 14-15.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    Mexico Independence Day (paid holiday) Sep 16
    September 16 is celebrated as Mexican Independence Day.
    Mexico Independence Day (paid holiday)

    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19
    SkyMed Seminar:
    When: Thursday, September 19th at 12 NOON.
    Where: Buen Dia Cafe, Hidalgo #42, Centro
    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19.

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    This patriotic week end, park in El Cardo and help from the heart! We share the rates per vehicle.
    This week the “Shuttle” trucks started operating in #SanMigueldeAllende They are equipped with air conditioning, screens and enough space.
    Shuttle trucks begin to operate (sp).

    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019
    The Municipal Government, through the Municipal Transit station, informs the public that, due to the celebration of the National and Regional Holidays, there will be eviction of vehicles in different streets of the city.
    Road closures from Sept 13-16.
    nd78gdgpc47exxks.png
    8gxryenijtk9wzju.png
    Text description of road closures is at:
    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019 (sp).
    ~~~~~
    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Municipal Government informs that bacheo work will be carried out, as well as maintenance and adaptation of sidewalks. The works on these roads will be executed from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
    3p07voj6rsk9gc2b.png
    srdlrguyj24rxfz1.png
    8z1v48znjdapal2w.png
    1csso2x06j5yiczr.png
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    I am supervising the works of our beloved Juarez Park which for 114 years has been the "Lung of our city and the soul of #SanMiguelDeLaGente ". We continue working on the rescue of the Historical Heritage.
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
    ~~~~~~~~~~
    Google translations. News sites and Facebook pages are on our Links page.

    More in the category Activities and Events and News and Views.

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  • Upcoming Activities and Events Sept 14, 2019

    Upcoming for Sept 14, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Art Exhibition: Rafael Coronel ...to mid Dec,
    • September: Month of Wills,
    • TOSMA Organic Market Sep 14,
    • Chess Saturday Sep 14,
    • Galería Atotonilco Open House Sep 14-15,
    • Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6,
    • Mexico Independence Day Sep 16,
    • SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19,
    • Climate Action Rally Sep 20,
    • La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22,
    • Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26,
    • La Alborada Sep 27-29,
    • Feast of St. Michael Sep 29,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5,
    • Silvestre Wild Oct 12,
    • Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Oct 16,
    • Scheduled Road Work and Closures.

    What's Happening
    The month of September arrived and also our national and regional holidays. Check the calendar of events here
    Noticias con Valor September calendar of events (sp).
    News San Miguel September calendar of events (pdf; sp).

    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel ...to Mid Dec
    For three months in San Miguel de Allende the work of Rafael Coronel will be exhibited.

    Lourdes Sosa, the director of the gallery of the same name and in charge of the work, said there are 29 works that will be exhibited in the halls of the Tourist Council / Office of Tourism across from the Parroquia. Enter the exhibition through the Office of Tourism.

    He said that there are unpublished works, which he did at the end of his life in this May of 2019, so a group of oil works, drawings, bronzes from the ages of 70, 80, 90 and more are presented.
    Art Exhibition of the Work of Rafael Coronel Inaugurated (sp).

    September: Month of Wills
    With the purpose of strengthening security, giving legal certainty to the heritage of Guanajuato families and promoting the culture of legality, the “September Month of the Testament” campaign began. The Secretary of Government, Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres on behalf of the Governor, Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo; He stressed that the will is an instrument ...
    They start the campaign (sp).
    Also: How To Sign Your Will in Mexico: And Save Half-Off During September, and, Important Facts About Wills and Your Mexican Estate, and, Wills And Estates In Mexico Q & A.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    Galería Atotonilco Open House Sep 14-15
    Franco Ramírez, Oaxaca Woodcarver Master Craftsman!
    Galería Atotonilco Open House Sep 14-15.

    Las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel Sep 15-Oct 6
    Presentation of the National Holidays in San Miguel de Allende. The TRI, La Trakalosa, Saúl “El Jaguar”, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda El Recodo, The Cardinals of Nuevo León, Banda Machos, Mi Banda El Mexicano and even the memory with artists of remembrance such as Hidden Faces and Laureano Brizuela, are part of what will be the National Holidays of ...

    (Click the link below for the schedule of events from Sept 15 - Oct 6).
    The TRI, El Recodo, Gerardo Ortiz, La Sonora Dinamita and Hidden Faces for remembrance, at las Fiestas Patrias de San Miguel (sp).

    Mexico Independence Day (paid holiday) Sep 16
    September 16 is celebrated as Mexican Independence Day.
    Mexico Independence Day (paid holiday)

    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19
    SkyMed Seminar:
    When: Thursday, September 19th at 12 NOON.
    Where: Buen Dia Cafe, Hidalgo #42, Centro
    SkyMed September Seminar Sep 19.

    Worldwide Climate Action Rally Sep 20
    The public is waking to the fierce urgency of addressing climate change. Extreme weather events, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, floods and droughts, wildfires, and intense heat waves all herald a global climate system out of balance that threatens human civilization as we know it. July was the hottest month in human ...
    Atención The Fierce Urgency of Now: San Miguel Joins September 20’s Worldwide Climate Action Rally.

    La Pulga Flea Market Sep 22
    Sunday Sept 22, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26
    Thursday 26th of September our Thematic Evening will take us to South Africa, with the theme "Big Cats, conservation of endangered species".

    5 to 8 pm.
    $800 Mx pesos.

    Monthly Fundraising Event for benefit of Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Gourmet & Cultural Event for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. Sep 26.

    La Alborada Sep 27-29
    The Saturday before the feast of St. Michael the Archangel La Alborada has been carried out for nearly 100 years, since 1924. The long history involves our factory, railroad and nuns alongside stars, music and gunpowder.

    Michaelmas (also known as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels) is a Christian festival observed in some Western liturgical calendars on 29 September.
    La Albroada

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk Oct 5
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk.

    Silvestre Wild Oct 12
    This will be an exclusive culinary affair, taking place on October 12, 2019, in a secret location in San Miguel de Allende. This is the first of its kind in Mexico, the Silvestre Wild team has been working for months to plan every detail of this event, and it promises to be spectacular!
    From the secret location to the undisclosed menu, it is designed to surprise and delights and accentuate the art of the meal.

    Seating is limited for this event, once tickets are gone.….they’re gone!
    The culinary event of the year! Silvestre Wild

    Casita Linda presents Spirit of Hope Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient.

    Scheduled Road Work and Closures
    This patriotic week end, park in El Cardo and help from the heart! We share the rates per vehicle.
    This week the “Shuttle” trucks started operating in #SanMigueldeAllende They are equipped with air conditioning, screens and enough space.
    Shuttle trucks begin to operate (sp).

    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019
    The Municipal Government, through the Municipal Transit station, informs the public that, due to the celebration of the National and Regional Holidays, there will be eviction of vehicles in different streets of the city.
    Road closures from Sept 13-16.
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    Eviction of vehicles for National and Regional Holidays 2019 (sp).
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    Rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer line on Calle 5 de Mayo, section: September 16 on departure to Celaya. PLEASE PROGRAM YOUR TRANSFER TIMES AND CONSIDER ALTERNATE ROADS.

    Sapasma Suspends Works in Zacateros for Eventos Patrios
    #Sapasma reports that vehicle circulation is open in its entirety, in calle zacateros.
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    Continuing Closure of Calle Guadalupe Mujica
    I am supervising the works of our beloved Juarez Park which for 114 years has been the "Lung of our city and the soul of #SanMiguelDeLaGente ". We continue working on the rescue of the Historical Heritage.
    ... the closure of Guadalupe Mujica Street in Benito Juárez Park for work in the Baeza Bridge. ... the circulation of this section will be closed from this Monday, August 19 for more than 60 days until the end of the work.
    Work In The Bridge Of Baeza (Guadalupe Mujica Street) Begins With Total Closure Of The Street (sp).
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    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for
    Among Arches, wide sidewalks, plants, "transplanted" trees and "voluntary" cooperations to tenants is how the Arcade of Guadalupe Street is planned to be done in #SanMigueldeAllende
    For next September 16, the San Miguel de Allende Works Directorate will begin the rehabilitation works with stamped concrete pavement and the construction of arches on Guadalupe Avenue, just next to the San Juan De Dios market ...
    The Arcade of Guadalupe Avenue, the goodbye to the trees and the 'cooperacha' that the tenants ask for (sp).
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    Traffic Light Project
    The Municipal Government, headed by the mayor, Luis Alberto Villarreal García, announced the traffic light project that will be executed during the next few days; Only in the “José Manuel Zavala” Libramiento, the historic center and the main streets of the city will not be intervened.

    With installation, supply and commissioning of 91 devices, San Miguel de Allende will have this new tool to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic.
    They present a traffic light project (sp).
    See also: Traffic lights arrived in SMA (sp).

    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende
    September 25 is the tentative date to begin the construction works of the overpass in the Glorieta El Pípila where a project will be included that will include the first traffic lights that San Miguel de Allende will have. The traffic lights will go from the building ...
    With the overpass in El Pípila, traffic lights will also arrive at San Miguel de Allende (sp).
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  • ICYMI: In Case You Missed It August 16, 2019

    ICYMI August 16, 2019:
    • What's Happening,
    • Stirling Dickinson Escuela de Arte Exhibit,
    • Chess Saturday,
    • TOSMA Organic Market,
    • La Pulga Flea Market,
    • San Rafael Meet-Up,
    • Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka Thematic Evening,
    • School Starts,
    • Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk,
    • Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient,
    • Water Outage,
    • Street Closures.

    What's Happening

    Stirling Dickinson Escuela de Arte art exhibit
    What: Stirling Dickinson Escuela de Arte art exhibit.
    Where: University of Guanajuato art gallery San Miguel campus.
    When: Grand opening was August 9. Exhibit continues through August 31.
    Stirling Dickinson Escuela de Arte art exhibit.

    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday
    What: Chess. Players of all levels are welcome; from complete beginners to experts.
    When: Every Saturday at Cafe Arab'ella from 9am - 11am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    Chess at Cafe Arab'ella Saturday.

    TOSMA Organic Market
    The TOSMA market is located outside at Mercado Sano. Every Saturday 9 am - 4 pm.
    TOSMA Organic Market.

    La Pulga Flea Market August 18
    Sunday July 18, 11 am - 3 pm, Salón Los Pinos, Salida a Querétaro #145.
    Since 2011. Free admission.
    La Pulga Flea Market San Miguel.

    San Rafael Neighborhood Weekly Coffee Meet-Up
    What: Coffee / breakfast and conversation with your neighbors! Learn what's happening in 'our hood', where to source all kinds of things on this side of town and meet and make new friends!
    When: Every Thursday at 10 am.
    Where: Cafe Arab'ella.
    San Rafael Neighborhood Weekly Coffee Meet-Up.

    Thematic Evening, Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C. August 22nd
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    “Thematic Evening” Fundraiser for Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.
    Thursday August 22nd, 5 to 8pm Aldama 9, (former Posada Corazon)
    Dinner and Lecture MX$700
    Benefits go to fill the needs of the cats at Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C.’s 2 facilities
    Thematic Evening, Santuario Felino Rey Ashoka, A.C..

    School Starts
    School starts August 26.
    The 2019-2020 school year calendar.

    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk
    The first Saturday of every month Fábrica La Aurora hosts their open house and Art Walk.
    Fábrica La Aurora Art Walk

    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient
    Please join us for the 8th annual Spirit of Hope Gala, Mysteries of the Orient, Wed. October 16 at the stunningly beautiful Hacienda los Arcangeles.
    Casita Linda presents Mysteries of the Orient

    Water Outage
    #SAPASMA We conclude the rehabilitation works of the potable water and sanitary sewer network in Aparicio Street, thereby ensuring the supply of drinking water and the conduction of wastewater to our Treatment Plant.

    Street Closures
    During the weeks of August and September, there will be partial and total closures in some roads, derived from the application of the “Maintenance and conservation of streets” program
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    Monday 12 to August 17 CLOSURE OF STREETS: Street: Hernández Macías, section: Mesones a Canal. Street: Canal, section: Hernández Macías to Zacateros. Rehabilitation work in the drinking water network and tap replacement.

    The Municipal Government, through the Directorate of Infrastructure and Public Works, informs the public that due to the remodeling work carried out at the Obraje Bridge (next to the Vasconcelos school) , which involve the regeneration of sidewalks and railings, the vehicular stream, the integration of LED type luminaires and quarry columns; vehicular traffic (cars, public transport, motorcycles, bicycles, vans) will be kept completely closed.

    It should be mentioned that, only, pedestrians and people with disabilities may transit, and for the knowledge of the population the following road alternatives are provided for people who live or have a business in that area:
    • Calzada de la Luz
    • Calzada de la Presa
    • Calzada de la Aurora
    • Camino al Obraje
    The works have been developed since Saturday, August 9 and are expected to conclude on Monday, August 19.
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    ANNOUNCED ROAD ALTERNATIVES FOR CLOSURE OF CIRCULATION FOR WORK IN PUENTE DEL OBRAJE (sp).

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