Playa del Carmen, Mexico, has a lot to offer for everyone, with a lively nightlife and great events throughout the year. The most famous events are the Arena festival in February, the Golf Classic in November, and the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival in December.
Riviera Maya Jazz Festival
The annual music festival on the Mamita’s beautiful beach in Playa del Carmen is among the top jazz festivals in the world. Sergio Mendes, Benny Ibarra, Celso Piña and Ilya Kuryaki and the Valderramas are only a few of the performers that rocked the moonlit stage on the beach since 2003. The Riviera Maya Jazz festival is usually held at the end of November beginning of December. And the best of it? There is no entrance fee, it’s completely free!
Mayakoba Golf Tournaments Classics
The professional golf tournament takes place every November, on a beautiful setting just outside of Playa del Carmen, Mexico, and is regarded as one of the finest PGA events in the world. Every November, professionals, and amateurs compete in this exclusive event.
Arena Festival Playa del Carmen
The biggest gay event in the Riviera Maya takes place every February. During one week, international DJs make you dance your feet off on several venues. Some venues are as exotic as in the middle of the jungle or at a cenote!
Luke Bryan’s Crash My Playa
Luke Bryan’s Crash My Playa is an intimate tropical country concert vacation on the beach in Riviera Maya, Mexico. With five incredible all-inclusive resorts to choose from, Crash My Playa is an opportunity to stick your feet in the sand and dance by the waves to the music of the world’s hottest country music stars.
Playa Skate Day
Began as a totally underground event organized by motivated kids, searching for rolling wheels and adrenaline vibes on a skateboard since 2010. Playa del Carmen is a destination with waves, sand, and sea, but also has the vibe and a skating rink to practice and jump on the board.
Nelson Garza, who is the favorite Mexican to take the skateboard to the 2020 Olympic Games. Sauro García will be present in addition to the bold and fearless Itzel Granados, a girl with a short career, she started as a professional with 11 years old.