For Central Pacific residents who need a dermatologist, Dr. Anabelle Sheinfeld of the Costa Rica Dermatology group is available in Jacó Tuesdays from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and in Quepos once a month. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 2643-6674.
Veterinarian Sergio Brenes has moved his offices and opened Jacó Pets in front of Hotel Tangeri. Hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. For information, call 2643-2314.
Ron Tomasso brought more than 30 years of family pizzeria experience to the Central Pacific with Big Ron’s Pizza, which has been offering New York-style, thin-crust pizza for two years on central Jacó’s main street. He’s offering a special promotion called “Tico Tuesdays” for the rest of the year: one large pizza with one extra topping for ₡5,000 ($10). This is a 16-inch pizza with eight slices. Big Ron’s is open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily and until midnight on weekends. To order your pizza, call 2643-2643.
This weekend is all about reggae in Jacó, with several bands and venues to check out. Selecta Herbalist, DJ Zion, Jahricio, China B, Moisés, RastaManuel and Marswell, together with Beatz 105.9 FM, will be at Bar Capitán in central Jacó for Costa Rica Roots Sessions, and Lionize will be playing Saturday at Docelunas.
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