The Lions Club holds a variety of fun Events every year! Join us for a great time at these upcoming events! Also, Volunteers are needed for all our events and projects. The Lions Club and Community need your help — please email us at!

Upcoming San Felipe Lions Club  Events

February 13th 2017: Jail House

February 17th 2017: Pancake Breakfast

March 17th & 18th 2017: Blues and Arts Festival. Chaired by Gary Dilley.

April 29th 2017: Spring Eye Clinic Chaired by Elaine Rodriguez Event location: Mission SanFelipe Church

San Felipe BC Lions Club Schedule of Meetings

Regular Meetings:     Board and General Meetings are held every first and third Thursday of the month at 4:30 p.m at the El Padrino Pizzeria Y Restaurante Italiano. (The old Red Lobster, north of Fat Boys.)

An Overview of Our Fundraising Events

The San Felipe, B.C. Lions Club fundraising activities are a major part of accomplishing the Club’s goals of serving the people of San Felipe. Volunteers are welcome and encouraged to sign up for any of our activities. With such great success this function will surely become an annual event.

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Dunk Tank


Held on the corner of Mar de Cortez and Chetumal, in front of Fat Boys in downtown San Felipe. This is our newest fund raiser and is expected to be great fun for all. Throw soft balls at the target and, if you hit the target, the person sitting over the tank gets dunked – be they good friend or mortal enemy!

Turkey Trot

Turkey Trot 2013

A poker walk in town where trotters go to participating bars, are served a beverage and a playing card. Upon returning to the host bar, monetary prizes go to the best and worst poker hands. Lions provide food and door prizes (turkeys) and can buy raffle tickets. This is a fun event for everyone.

Jailhouse Rock


Friends, neighbors, bosses or employees are arrested – for a fee. They go to Court and serve time in “jails” which our handy-dandy members have built for the event. In order to get out of jail, they must pay a fine. Great fun!

The Paws Food Cart - The Paws That Refresh sells food, as well as memorabilia at various San Felipe events. The Paws is usually at the Cachanilla swap meet every Saturday serving some great Baja breakfast sandwiches

Blues and Arts Fiesta - Our largest and most labor- intensive fundraiser. Award winning bands from Sonora, Arizona; California; Ensenada; Mexicali and San Felipe entertain audiences for hours and fine artists from all over Mexico and the U.S. display and sell their wares. This event is an awesome undertaking, all done with volunteers. The Blues and Arts Fiesta allows the San Felipe, Baja California Lions Club to play an important role in the humanitarian needs of local people and organizations.

This Year:

San Felipe, Baja California, March 17th & 18th – After 10 successful years, the Annual San Felipe International Blues & Arts Fiesta is back for its eleventh installment, only this year it’s bigger and better with a Friday night Jam Session from many of the bands and a whole day of music and art.

The Blues and Arts Fiesta is the first and original Baja blues event and each year continues to grow, attracting art and music fans from throughout Baja, Sonora, California and Arizona.

This year, the San Felipe Blues & Arts Fiesta will take place on March 17th & 18th  at the Pavilion, located in La Ventana del Mar in El Dorado Ranch in San Felipe, Baja California. The Pavilion is one of the main landmark venues in San Felipe and offers amazing sea and mountain views at La Ventana del Mar, a world-class golf and beach resort that attracts numerous visitors from around the world.

In addition to incredible music, the event will feature the top artists from throughout the region, offering all types of art from sculpture and fine painting, to local Indian art, apparel and jewelry.

Visit to learn more about the bands and read updates from the organizers. The tickets are available for purchase at SunRunner Mail Services, Fat Boys, El Dorado Ranch or online at the Blues and Arts web site. Tickets sold on line will be held at the gate for your arrival.