Careyes 2018 – Dates for your Diary

Founded as an exclusive oceanfront estate in Mexico for luxury jet-setters in 1968, today Careyes is peppered with multi-million dollar homes, private villas, bungalows and casitas that glisten with class and Mediterranean-esque charm. This chic community is one of the most sophisticated options for discerning travellers looking for exceptional services, unique experiences and stunning places to stay.

Besides offering world-class accommodations and a reputation for exuberant house parties, Careyes hosts a number of glittering events that attract like-minded luxury-seekers throughout the year. Dates have been confirmed for three of the most celebrated events you’ll definitely want to add to your Careyes event calendar. So, be sure to book your accommodations as soon as possible if you plan to visit during these periods to avoid disappointment.

Careyes Dates for your Diary 2018

Chinese New Year Celebration

February 16, 17, 18, 2018

Careyes knows how to celebrate the Chinese New Year in style.

For the last 30 years or so, Careyes has been host to unrivalled Chinese New Year celebrations which include colourful festivities in the evening as well as a polo tournament organised by the Costa Careyes Polo Club. In 2018, we will be celebrating the Year of the Dog, which is dedicated to fortune, career, health, and love.

No matter what Chinese sign you are, or even if you think the Zodiac is a load of hogwash, Careyes’ Chinese New Year celebration is certainly one of the highlights of the year and a great excuse to socialise. You might also want to combine the celebrations with a Valentine’s Day getaway and stay for the whole week!

Polo Tournaments

Costa Careyes is home to one of the very first Polo Clubs in Mexico. Since its launch in 1990, the club has been hosting a number of incredible tournaments, attracting players, aficionados and wannabes from all over the world. The club features two regulated Bermuda fields within a beautiful jungle mango plantation near the beach.

During the Polo Season (from November to April), games are played each weekend, with special tournaments organised throughout the season. TripWix guests are welcome to come and view the matches. Furthermore, if you want to try your hand at the sport, polo lessons and stick and ball games are available with a pro. which A great idea for a unique experiential gift for a birthday or anniversary!

Here some of the most important tournaments coming up:

November 2017
20th to 26th – Thanksgiving Cup

January 2018
January 15th to 21st – Ladies Tournament / Giuliana Cup

February 2018
15th to 18th – Chinese New Year Cup, Year of the Dog.

Easter 2018
Careyes Polo Festival
March 24th to 31st – Copa Agua Alta 19th annual tournament
April 3rd to 8th – Careyes Juniors and Amateurs week

Arte Careyes Film Festival

April 25th to 29th, 2018.

Costa Careyes is renowned for its annual private international Film and Art festival. It presents a unique combination of celebrated films, including a selection from the Sundance Film Festival. You can also enjoy curated art exhibitions and parties that range from glitzy to boho-chic.

Although this exclusive annual film festival is by invitation only, TripWix guests staying at the villas may purchase tickets and enjoy the 4-6 day event to the full. Be sure to reserve your villa and purchase tickets in advance as Careyes becomes a chic hotspot during these dates.

For more information contact Careyes ambassador, Viviana Dean: or send us a message.

Deborah Buley

Originally from the UK and an avid globetrotter, Deborah has lived in Mexico for nearly 10 years, having honed a successful writing career that specializes in sassy travel, upscale interior design, classy hotels and high-end real estate. Among other projects, she collaborated with a renowned Mexican architect to pen a glossy book about the interior design and architecture of a local villa as well as produced a variety of promotional materials for luxury hotels and elite residences in Mexico.

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