Welcome to the official website for the people, culture, Mayan archaeology, attractions, schools, and other things in the Corozal District of Belize.

Upcoming Events

In the calendar below, today has a yellow background. If you see an icon, hover over it for a short description, or click on it for an explanation.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 19 Oct 
 
 
 20 Oct 
 
 
 21 Oct 
 
 
 22 Oct 
 
 
 23 Oct 
 
 
 24 Oct 
 25 Oct 
 26 Oct 
 27 Oct 
 
 
 28 Oct 
 
 
 29 Oct 
 
 
 30 Oct 
 
 
 31 Oct 
 
 
 01 Nov 
 02 Nov 
 03 Nov 
 
 
 04 Nov 
 
 
 05 Nov 
 
 
 06 Nov 
 
 
 07 Nov 
 
 
 08 Nov 
 
 

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 — Mini Health Fair Breast Cancer Awareness

There will be a Mini-Health-Fair near the post office focusing on Breast Cancer Awareness. Begins at 9:30 am.

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 — Corozal Bay Sailing Club Octoberfest

The Corozal Bay Sailing Club invites you to join us for our Fundraising Octoberfest on October 25, Saturday from 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm. The event will be at the lovely home of Gerard and Kyler Cordts.

The menu will consist of bratwursts (with onions or sauerkraut), none traditional chicken bratwursts, German and American potato salad, and German chocolate cake. The cost is BZ per person. Beer, rum, wine, and rums will be available.

There will be sailing demos and sail boat rides. Also Chicken Drop ( a square)

We MUST have your reservation no later than October 20th to ensure we have enough food. Order chicken or pork when you RSVP

RSVP to Email and put in Subject: Coming to party

We invite everyone to register for your 2015 membership at the Oktoberfest. Your (BZD) will also give you an entry ticket for a chance to win a hat or Tee shirt, and you will receive membership card with the CBSC logo. We are asking for this early registration so we will have some working capital to start preparation for our CBSC Corozal Regatta in February. We are also training new sailors and need to supply them with gloves, shoes, shirts, sun-screen and of course the boat rigging and sails.

Directions from town: Head out Consejo Road ¾ mile past cemetery, watch for signs and blue and white balloons, turn right on 10 grand lane, follow road east 2 miles. Keep to the left at any roads heading right.

Parking will be limited so car pool if you can.

Questions: Call Loreta 666-3447

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

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, though we have not yet seen official information about it.

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.

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

Full Calendar

Latest Corozal News

Tropical Depression Nine

Wed 22 Oct 2014 — Tropical Depression Nine brings rain and wind

Tropical Depression Nine

Everyone in our area should be prepared for lots more rain and wind as Tropical Depression Nine crosses the Yucatan from the Bay of Campeche.

— 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

Thunderbolt Water Taxi Closed for Two Weeks

Wed 15 Oct 2014 — Thunderbolt Water Taxi is out of service for two weeks for annual maintenance.

Thunderbolt Water Taxi Closed for Two Weeks

The Thunderbolt Water Taxi Facebook page says that they will be closed for about two weeks, beginning 15 October. The boat is having its yearly maintenance. They will post on their Facebook page when it is back in service.

  For more ... 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.

Permalink

Northern Border Rehabilitation Project

Tue 7 Oct 2014 — A look at the improvements underway at the Santa Elena, Corozal, border.

Northern Border Rehabilitation Project

Oct 7 - SANTA ELENA, COROZAL - The northern border rehabilitation project at the Santa Elena border in Corozal continues ahead in full steam with the upgrading of the road, drainage and traffic circulation infrastructure.

The project includes the erection of an Entry Border crossing canopy, Exit Border crossing canopy, two traffic circles or roundabouts. One roundabout is proposed to bear the Gonzalo Guerrero monument and the second will bear our Belize Flag monument.

See the whole article on the Corozal Daily Facebook Page

— Lincoln Eiley, Corozal Daily  For more ... Permalink
Corozal.com is mobile friendly. For example, if you have a mobile device with a camera and barcode app, you can use them with the QR barcode on the left to jump to Corozal.com on your mobile device, or to share the URL via SMS. If the image on the left is not large enough, you can click on it to make it larger.

Printed from corozal.com (Corozal Home)