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Sunset World Group Spoils Members During the Second Week of Member Fest in Cancun

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Cancún, Quintana Roo – From September 30 to October 4, Sunset World Group moved its Member Fest celebration from Hacienda Tres Ríos to Sunset Marina Resort & Yacht Club in Cancun, where the fun continued with events, sports, gastronomic experiences, tastings and activities designed exclusively for members and guests.


Families staying at Sunset World Group hotels in Cancun, including Sunset Marina, Sunset Royal and Ocean Spa Hotel participated in mini golf, soccer and beach volleyball tournaments with the Memory Maker team. There were also special activities at Sunset Marina for children, including a treasure hunt, parties and creative workshops with the Kids Club staff.


In the afternoon activities were held for adults including Mexican cocktail tastings paired with appropriate snacks. During these activities, named Agave’s Gifts, members had the opportunity to familiarize themselves with tequila, mezcal and pulque and learn about their origin, differences and the ideal way to enjoy them with the perfect Mexican dishes.


As part of Member Fest, the second Sunset World Golf Invitational, an 18-hole golf tournament was held on October 2 and 3 at the El Tinto Golf Course and the Puerto Cancun Golf Course, respectively. The prize for first place was a 4-hour yacht trip for up to 10 people, while second place won a romantic dinner f on a yacht for 2 people. Third place won a trip to Isla Mujeres for 2 people and the special “O’yes!” prize was a laser rangefinder. The first-place winner was Kevin Meadows and the O’yes!” prize was won by Norman Pimm.


The “Sauces and Secrets of Mexico” contest was repeated in Cancun with the same success as in the Riviera Maya. The 6 Sunset World executive chefs competed once again with their selected recipes and the judges were a group of Sunset World Group members


During the exclusive Gala Dinner for members on the night of October 4, Chef Angélica Morgado of Laguna Suites Golf & Spa won first place in the “Sauces and Secrets of Mexico” contest for her recipe for Red Snapper Steak in Peanut Sauce. She was awarded a set of professional cutlery from the prestigious Victorinox brand in front of a total of 40 people including members, sponsors and press. The delicious dinner was representative of the gastronomic excellence that Sunset World Group offers to its members and guests.


“The Member Fest is a great idea and we really felt pampered. Our favorite events were the cocktail tastings and pairings,” said member Carlos Murillo of Mexico City, who stayed at Sunset Marina. “This vacation was a little different. We had fun, learned and felt very spoiled,” he concluded.




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Sunset World Group is a Mexican company and a leader in the hospitality industry, offering authentic and unforgettable vacation experiences in Cancun and the Riviera Maya. It was founded more than 30 years ago and has grown to offer four resorts, world-class travel services, amenities and a diverse network of operational and marketing solutions that focus on providing the best vacation experiences for its Members and guests. From cultural excursions to water sports, the Members of Sunset World are never far from their next great adventure.





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