Wednesday

March 14

 

Adelbert's Pint Night

Philosophizer Saison, a smooth ale with a dry finish and citrus notes. Limited stock of Adelbert's Hibiscus Saison, along with its matching glass with first pour.

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

6 p.m.

 

CANtastic 2018

The biggest day at the RGV Livestock show. Bring canned food items and get a discount on rides.

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, 1000 N. Texas Ave – Mercedes

4 p.m. - 11 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.

 

PRCA Xtreme Bullriding

The action is back with the roughest, toughest cowboys invading the Rio Grande Valley.

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, 1000 N. Texas Ave – Mercedes

$10 - $15

7:30 p.m.

 

Bike Plan Public Involvement

Learn about the latest bicycle plan with opportunities for public input and feedback. There will be HCMPO materials available including bike maps.

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

5 p.m.

 

Thursday

March 15

 

The Spazmatics

Free concert with gate admission. Band to perform on the music stage.

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, 1000 N. Texas Ave – Mercedes

$10

9:30 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.

 

One Photo – 100 Memories

Dig into photo albums and bring old photographs in for an opportunity to win a special stay at the hotel. Live music by Bellatones Acoustics, complimentary appetizers and vintage drinks.

Casa de Palmas Renaissance Hotel, 101 N. Main St. - McAllen

6 p.m.

 

Arbitrary Dreams by Briana Garza

The Edinburg Native will have her artwork on display through March 31. Opening reception will take place March 23. Her Style includes colors from soft pastel tones to vibrant washes of acrylic and the dark backgrounds.

Espresso Cup Cafe, 2260 S. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

 

Friday

March 16

 

Cory Morrow

Free with admission to RGVLS

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, 1000 N. Texas Ave – Mercedes

$10 - $15

9:30 p.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.

 

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.

 

Youth Night / Staycation

UTRGV Baseball vs. Eastern Michigan. The First 150 kids in attendance will receive mini foam fingers. Gates open at 6 p.m. For tickets call (956) 665-2221.

UTRGV Baseball Stadium, 920 N. Sugar Rd. - Edinburg

6 p.m., first pitch 7 p.m.

 

DREAMS music festival

The two-day event will feature alternative artists. Pinata Portest, Future wives, Ruben Farias band and more. Saturday show will include Cuco, The Marias, Samantha Flowers, Agua Viva.

Yerberia Cultura, 613 S. 17th St.

$30 for both days

6 p.m.

 

Crawfish Boil

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

12 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

ARTRAGEOUS

Gala Reception for the art show will include interaction with artists, wine and appetizers.

Edinburg Conference Center, 118 Paseo Del Prado – Edinburg

$40

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Stampede Tailgate / RGVFC Toros home opener

Hosted by the RGVFC Toros Supporters Group. This is the first game of the season.

H-E-B Park, 1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

5 p.m.

 

Saturday

March 17

 

The Powell Borthers

Special guest Eddie Saenz.

Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, 1000 N. Texas Ave – Mercedes

$10 - $15

8 p.m.

 

Monarch Festival

The butterfly migration will be celebrated with nature walks, talks, art, music and culture while raising awareness on the Monarch Butterfly.

Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

$5

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

ARTRAGEOUS

Community day with 30 exhibitions by local artists. The art buying event is free and open to the public. For more information call the Library (956) 383-6246.

Edinburg Conference Center, 118 Paseo del Prado – Edinburg

10 a.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.

 

St. Patrick's Day Celebration

Beginning at noon with green beer, cocktail specials

The Quarter New Orleans Kitchen & Tap Room, 100 E. Nolana Ave.

Noon – close

 

St. Patrick's Day Celebration

Irish Red on tap and stout along with a mystery ale.

Rabble Rouser Brewing Company, 301 E. Cedar Ave. - McAllen

11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

St. Patrick's Day Extravaganza

Beginning at 1 p.m. event will include beer specials, green beer, glassware you can take home, live music on the patio by Pinky Swear, Cool Under Fire, Cherry, Telepathetiks.

Roosevelt's at 7, 821 N. Main St. - McAllen

Music at 8 p.m.

 

St. Patty's Day Celebration

Happy hour from 12 – 8 p.m. drink special including Irish Flag, Irish Car Bombs etc. Green Beer. Live music from Misguided Missiles (1 p.m. - 4 p.m.), Fergus Irish Acoustic (6 p.m – 8 p.m.) Clarity (10 p.m. - 2 a.m.)

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

 

Sunday

March 18

 

Sunday Speaker Series

From Vaquero to Cowboy, Dr. Caroline Miles will present how the vaquero reminds us of a largely forgotten history of rich and contested relationships between the US and Mexico.

Museum of South Texas History, 200 N. Closner – Edinburg

Free with 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.

 

Chamber Music Concert Nights

Presents Small Ensembles with a variety of classical music for wind and string instruments.

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

Free

6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Rio Grande Valley President's Wine Dinner

Hosted by the RGV Restaurant Association and the TRA, the five course wine dinner will be designed by Chef Larry Delgado from SALT – New American Table and paired with Amici Cellars. Proceeds will benefit the Texas Restaurant Association Education Foundation.

Old Church Winery, 700 N. Main St. - McAllen

$100

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Monday

March 19

 

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

March 20

 

Valley Texas Hardcore

Bands include Drain (California), Earth Down (California), Reinforce and Worst Behavior.

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

8:30 p.m.

 

WIX Meetup

Content is king with Code Queen Nayeli. Free tips on how to build a website with the best content. RSVP required on official Wix website.

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

FREE

6 p.m.

 

HWNT RGV MARCH DINNER

Speakers include Cristina & Michael Wilson, owners of CM Institute of Leadership “Secrets of business networking using social media”

Casa De Palmas Renaissance Hotel, 101 N. Main St. - McAllen

$25

6 p.m.

 

The Tony Pace Experience

The combination of musical comedy, crazy characters, dead on impressions, versatile musicianship and endless supply of explosive raw energy.

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

$25

7:30 p.m.