Plaza de Armas

Official Center of Political & Cultural Activities

People at Parque de la Marimba  near Buenaventura Grand Hotel

People at the Park

The city's main plaza, Plaza de la Presidencia or Plaza de Armas, is the official center of political and cultural activities in Puerto Vallarta. Enjoy public concerts at the bandstand or amphitheater, surrounded by a two-story building housing government offices and the Vallarta tourist office. Admire a mural by local artist Manuel Lepe, located between the Puerto Vallarta Malecon at Los Arcos Amphitheatre and the Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.