Wednesday

February 7

 

Winter Texan Wednesday

Leatherwork in the Rio Grande Valley. Museum staff will guide visitors through a short tour of the galleries which will highlight different part of the exhibit. Following tour staff and guest speakers will lecture on different topics.

Museum of South Texas History, 200 N. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

Included with price of admission

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Michelle Wright

The singer will perform at the Winter Texan's Snowbird Extravaganza. The event includes exhibits, keynote speakers and world-class entertainment. More info visit www.snowbirds.org.

Boggus Events Center, 3000 N. Cage Blvd. - Pharr

Free

9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Beginner's Yoga

Program is designed to provide every person with the tools to become healthier physically, mentally and emotionally. Bring a yoga mat or exercise mat, towel or small blanket.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

6 p.m.

 

Live Oak Brewing Pint Night

Live Oak Brewing Company has been brewing beer in Texas since 1997. Pilz and Big Bark Amber Lager will be featured. Glass with first pour.

Grain to Glass, 5921 N. 23rd St. - McAllen

6 p.m.

 

Thursday

February 8

 

Love and Chocolate

A night of poetry, art & music. Poets include Anaia Irish Funtanilla, Edward Vidaurre, Manny Carrizales, John Isbell, Jasmin Garcia and Anthony Ripp

Dustin Sekula Library, 1906 S. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

Free

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

The Quebe Sisters

Triple-threat fiddle champions performing Western Swing and vintage country music resembling Bob Wills.

McAllen Performing Arts Center, 801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$23 plus fees

7:30 p.m.

 

Yoga Under the Oaks

This yoga program is designed to provide every person with the tools to become healthier physically, mentally and emotionally. Adults and mature children only. Bring a yoga mat or exercise mat, towel or small blanket.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

8:30 a.m.

 

Member Spotlight Mixer

Featuring Texas Regional Bank and hosted by the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce. The networking event will feature a meet and great with Mission Regional Medical Center CEO, Kane Dawson and South Texas Health System COO Lance Ames. To RSVP call (956) 424-4710.

Texas Regional Bank, 2300 E. Griffin Pkwy. - Mission

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

Friday

February 9

 

Shen Yun

The world's premiere classical Chinese dance company Shen Yun brings to life a lost culture through profound art. Other performances include Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

McAllen Performing Arts Center, 801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$80 - $120 plus fees

8 p.m.

 

Artesano Market Days

The event will feature food, culture and artesanos locally and from all over Mexico. The event will also take place on Feb. 10. It is a kid friendly event.

Mission Parks & Recreation, 721 N. Bryan Rd. - Mission

Noon

 

Stand up Paddleboard Workout

30 minute SUP Workout will include two laps around the lake with a stationary workout in between.

Town Lake at Firemen's Park, 201 N. 1st St. – McAllen

$10

6 p.m.

 

Sunset Yoga

This yoga program is designed to provide every person with the tools to become healthier physically, mentally and emotionally. Adults and mature children only. Bring a yoga mat or exercise mat, towel or small blanket.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

6:15 p.m.

 

Paddle and Pedal Town Lake

Boat Rental Fees 30 minutes include 2-seater pedal boat $10, 4-seater pedal boat $20, Single Kayak $10, double kayak $20, stand up paddleboard $10.

Town Lake at Firemen's Park, 201 N. 1st St. – McAllen

4 p.m.

 

32nd Annual All Valley Boat Show

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$9

12 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Bogan Villa, Clever Heads Prevail & The Cold Tony's

The three groups are from San Marcos, Texas. Also on the main stage will be Kingsway Tx & Wavphiles.

Yerberia Cultura, 613 S. 17th St. - McAllen

$5

8 p.m.

 

Chisholm Trail Festival

Gary Hobbs headlines with Shelly Lares, Tejano Highway 281, Genyva, Ruben De La Cruz, Marisela and Latin Knights.

Altas Palmas Park, 1st Street and Silver Ave. - Donna

Free

4:15 p.m. first band

 

Saturday

February 10

 

Mega Winter Texan Fiesta

Winter Texans are invited to the annual Mega Fiesta as Mission shows its appreciation to their winter friends.

Mission CEED, 801 N. Bryan Rd. - Mission

Free

11 a.m.

 

CajunFest 2018

Hosted by the Edinburg Rotary the event supports local, state and international causes. Cajun food, open bar, live music and auction items.

Echo Hotel, 1903 S. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

$125

6 p.m.

 

Tai Chi in the Park

Wear comfortable clothing and flexible shoes and bring water. Please be prompt. In the event of rain the program will be canceled.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

8 a.m.

 

Stand up Paddleboard Workout

30 minute SUP Workout will include two laps around the lake with a stationary workout in between.

Town Lake at Firemen's Park, 201 N. 1st St. – McAllen

$10

6 p.m.

 

New Orleans Dixieland Jazz

Jazz trumpeter Aaron Stanley presents New Orleans style jazz with the Dixie Cats. The Dixie Cats will present Dixieland favorites as well as Disney selections, selections from Louis Armstrong and pop arranged in a vintage style.

Bourbon St. Grill, 4800 N. 10th St. - McAllen

7 p.m.

 

Somos Musica Fest

Los Keneddy, Wax Pink, Tress Marfil, Doble De, 5 before Midnight

Cine El Rey, 311 S. 17th St. - McAllen

$10

9 p.m.

 

Chisholm Trail Fest (Saturday)

Randy Rogers Band, Cory Morrow, Buck N Crazy, Roy Solis, Southern Ashes, Shotgun Band

Altas Palmas Park, 1st Street and Silver Ave. - Donna

Free

4:15 p.m. first band, RRB 10:15 p.m.

 

Sunday

February 11

 

Chamber Music Concert Nights

Baroque Music for Strings. Repertoire includes works by Geminiani, Telemann & Vivaldi

McAllen Public Library, 4001 N. 23rd St. - McAllen

Free

6:30 p.m.

 

The Wizard of Oz

McAllen Performing Arts Center, 801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$62

7 p.m.

 

Sunday Speaker Series

Lower RGV History through Architecture

Museum of South Texas History, 200 N. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

Included with price of admission

2 p.m.

 

Sunset Meditation

This meditation program will explore simple techniques to reduce stress and increase well-being. Bring a yoga mat if desired.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

6 p.m.

 

Monday

February 12

 

Women's Self Defense Class

Gracie Barra offers a Women's self defense class every Monday. Instruction will include self-awareness & physical escape techniques that will be different each class. Wear workout clothes.

Gracie Barra McAllen, 1701 W. Dove – McAllen

Free

7 p.m. - 8 pm.

 

Sunset Meditation

This meditation program will explore simple techniques to reduce stress and increase well-being. Bring a yoga mat if desired.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

6 p.m.

 

Beginner's Yoga

Program is designed to provide every person with the tools to become healthier physically, mentally and emotionally. Bring a yoga mat or exercise mat, towel or small blanket.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W Business 83 – McAllen

$1 suggested donation

6 p.m.

 

Tuesday

February 13

 

Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration

An entertaining day with food, cocktails, beer and live entertainment beginning at 1 p.m. Shake Yo Brass Band to perform.

Bourbon St. Grill, 4800 N. 10th St. - McAllen

1 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Fat Tuesday Cajun Chow Down

Crawfish by the pound, jambalaya and hurricanes.

University Drafthouse, 2405 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

5 p.m. - 10 p.m.