WiLDCOAST Announces 2nd Annual Baja Bash June 15, 2013

WiLDCOAST, an international conservation team that conserves coastal and marine ecosystems and wildlife, has announced it’s second annual Baja Bash to take place June 15, 2013 at Port Pavilion at the Broadway Pier in San Diego. The special fundraising event celebrating the Best of Baja will feature celebrity honorees, El Hijo del Santo and Award-winning Chef Javier Plascencia. 

Javier Plascencia and Susie Albin-Najera, editor of The Mexico Report

Javier Plascencia and Susie Albin-Najera, editor of The Mexico Report

El Hijo del Santo (“The Son of the Saint”), is a Mexican professional wrestler, political activist and one of the most successful stars in Lucha Libre. He is the youngest son of the legendary professional wrestler, film actor and Mexican folk hero El Santo.

El Hijo del Santo has been the spokesperson for WiLDCOAST since 2007 and has been building grassroot support that spans across the Californias and Latin America. One of the projects he is most passionate about is the clean-up of the Tijuana River Valley, between Mexico and the U.S.  He also has become a champion in the fight against turtle extinction and the survival of the gray whales.

Javiera Plascencia is an award-winning, world renown chef and owner of Mision 19 restaurant in Tijuana. He was the featured celebrity chef at last years’ Baja Bash. His restaurant and works have been written up in the New York Times, San Diego Union Tribune and more. 

Music will be provided by B-Side Players.

Baja Bash is a celebration to benefit WiLDCOAST’S work to preserve Baja’s coast and ocean.

Saturday, June 15, 2013
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Port Pavilion at the Broadway Pier
San Diego, CA 92101

More event details and ticket information will be announced soon.

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Stay updated by visiting the Baja Bash Facebook page or visit  WiLDCOAST’S Official Site.

Susie Albin-Najera
Susie Albin-Najera is the creator and editor of The Mexico Report, an award winning travel blog showcasing news, deals and resources for the modern traveler. Najera is a writer, author, travel blogger, marketing and public relations specialist and producer. Najera serves on the host committee for Maestro Cares, founded by singer Marc Anthony and producer Henry Cardenas; and on the advisory board for Corazon de Vida, providing aid to children in Mexico. She is also the creator of 'The Real Heroes of Mexico' showcasing community heroes in Mexico and producer of Latino Thought Makers. Najera has been recognized by the Mexican Consulate and Mexico Tourism Board for fostering positive relations between countries and her dedication to showcasing Mexico as a premiere destination. She can be reached at info@themexicoreport.com

2 comments for “WiLDCOAST Announces 2nd Annual Baja Bash June 15, 2013

  1. mike
    2013-06-15 at 11:42 am

    Can we buy tickets at the door tonight ?

    • Susie Albin-Najera
      2013-06-15 at 1:15 pm

      Hi – yes you can buy tickets at the event – it’s at the pier. Thanks much.

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