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Upcoming Events

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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 — Daylight Savings Ends in Quintana Roo, Mexico

Daylight Savings Time Ends in Quintana Roo, MX (including Chetumal) at 2am on Sunday, 26 October, 2014. Belize, of course, keeps Central Standard Time year-round. So when traveling to Chetumal on or after 26 October, Belize and Chetumal will be on the same time. DST in the US will end a week later.

DST in MX

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 — Thunderbolt back in service

The Thunderbolt Water Taxi will be back in service between Corozal Town and San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, beginning at 7am on Friday, 31 October 2014. It stops, when requested, enroute in Sarteneja.

More info

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 — Corozal ITVET Halloween Fair

Corozal ITVET Halloween Spooktacular Fair, Friday 31st October 2014, from 2pm to 8pm at the Corozal ITVET School Grounds. Entrance is free. Snacks for sale, games, and much more.

More info

Sat, 1 Nov 2014 — 2014 Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

The Annual Breast Cancer Walk will conclude Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a parade beginning in Ranchito and ending at Corozal Central Park. We will post the time when we get it.

Sat, 1 Nov 2014 — BTB 3rd Village Arts and Craft Expo

The Village Expo that was originally scheduled for 30 August is now planned for November 1st, and official information in the popup image to the right.

Venue: Memorial Park, Belize city

Time: Saturday, 1 November 2014, 9 am - 4 pm

For information or to RSVP contact the BTB at 227-2420 or Email.

Sat, 1 Nov 2014 — 2014 Sarteneja Community Day

Food, music, giveaways, honey, fruits, tilapia, pastries, arts and crafts, lionfish project outcomes, and much more.

Saturday, 1st November 2014, from 9:30am to 4pm, Central Park, Sarteneja

More info

Sun, 2 Nov 2014 — Daylight Savings Ends in U.S.

Daylight Savings Time ends in the United States at 2am on Sunday, November 2, 2014. Belize, of course, keeps Central Standard Time year-round. Mexico ends DST a week earlier, on 26 October.

DST in US

Sat, 8 Nov 2014 — Hasta la Media Noche Musical Concert

To celebrate the Festival de la Hispanidad y Mestizaje, COLCHA presents a musical concert featuring an international band Grupo Bernakoolo from México, and Corozal's very own Caribbean Roots. Venue: Corozal Town Central Park, 7pm until midnight.

For more: COLCHA

Sun, 9 Nov 2014 — 2014 Corozal Town Urban Bird Walk

From highway end of Miami Beach to Rainbow Park.

Meet by wood cabin canoe rental just after right turn into town.

Bring binoculars if you have them; we will have a few spare pair.

Cost: Free.

Email: Email

More info

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Latest Corozal News

Home Depot to Open in Chetumal

Thu 30 Oct 2014 — Home Depot opening soon in Chetumal, Mexico.

Home Depot to Open in Chetumal

Corozal Daily reports that a Home Depot is stocking up, preparing to open near the Plaza de Americas on Av. Insurgentes in Chetumal.

— Lincoln Eiley, Corozal Daily  For more ... Permalink

Thunderbolt Water Taxi To Resume

Mon 27 Oct 2014 — Thunderbolt Water Taxi resumes operation on Friday, 31 October.

Thunderbolt Water Taxi To Resume

The Thunderbolt Water Taxi Facebook has been out of service from 15 October until Friday, 31 October, for its yearly maintenance.

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Tropical Depression Nine

Wed 22 Oct 2014 — TD 9 has weakened to a remnant low

Tropical Depression Nine

Former Tropical Depression Nine has weakened, and its circulation is no longer significant. We will still get rain and wind, but it will continue to weaken as it moves across the Yucatan.

— Weather Underground  Current Position Permalink

Laguna Seca Ferry Closed

Wed 22 Oct 2014 — The Laguna Seca Ferry is undergoing maintenance from October 21st to Oct 24th.

Laguna Seca Ferry Closed

Corozal Daily reports that the Ministry of Works closed the Laguna Seca Ferry, between Copper Bank Village and Chunox Village, from Tuesday, October 21st until to Friday, October 24th, from 8am to 4pm, for necessary repairs. With the Thunderbolt also temporarily out of commission, this is bad news for Sarteneja especially.

— Lincoln Eiley, Corozal Daily  For the Facebook Post Permalink

Festival de la Hispanidad y Mestizaje Postponed

Sat 11 Oct 2014 — The Saturday and Sunday programs have been postponed due to weather.

Festival de la Hispanidad y Mestizaje Postponed

The Corozal Organization Leading Cultureal Heritage and Art (COLCHA) has announced that they are postponing the final two events of the Festival de la Hispanidad y Mestizaje due to inclement weather.

The Hasta la Media Musical Concert scheduled for Saturday, and the Evening of Tradition and Culture scheduled for Sunday, will both be rescheduled at a later date. They were both outdoor events.

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