Weekly Events from May 9 - May 15

Wednesday

May 9

 

Lunch Ribbon Cutting

Celebrating new lunch hours with Prime Tenderloin Tacos, Ahi Tuna Taco and more. Open Monday – Friday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Bob's Steak & Chop House, 613 E. Trenton Rd. - Edinburg

11 a.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.

 

Garden Walk

See green plants and vibrant flowers and learn names and uses, especially native plants. The one-hour stroll will help attendees learn how to fit plants into their garden at home.

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

10 a.m.

 

Stomp

Matchboxes, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo Lighters and more will fill the stage with energizing beats.

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

$37 - $57

7:30 p.m.

 

Recruitment Event

Roller Derby 101, an information session for anyone new to the game. Session to include the basics, gear needed and a skate run through with a pro.

DeLeon Skating Pavilion, 29th Street – McAllen

7:30 p.m.

 

Revolver Brewing Pint Night

Featuring Blood & Honey on draft. Glass with first pour. Brewery from Granbury, Texas

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

6 p.m.

 

Wednesday Comedy Night

Bob Biggerstaff headlines, with host Rick Canoe and special guests Steve Cantwell, Michael Paul Garcia and Joseph Soto.

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

$10

8:30 p.m.

 

Thursday

May 10

 

ERTA Meeting

The Edinburg Retired Teachers Association will meet for a membership drive, installation of new board members and awards presentations. Existing members are encouraged to bring a new member. Any person retired, and worked for a school system is encouraged to join. Optional Mexican attire is encouraged.

Echo Hotel and Conference Center, 1903 S. Closner – Edinburg

$13.50 buffet

11 a.m.

 

Buenas Tardes Luncheon

With Vince Young, former NFL Quarterback and UT Austin Alum.

200 S. Shary Rd. - Mission

$25

11:20 a.m. - 1 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

 

Friday

May 11

 

Sabrosonico

With Gio Chamba from Houston, Texas. Described as Intergalactic Cumbia.

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

$7, $10

9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

UTRGV Percussion Festival

Featuring Percunova, a duo playing contemporary art music and global percussion rhythms together through diverse repertoire and virtuosic performance.

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$5

7 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.

 

Natalia LaFourcade

Pharr Events Center

3000 N. Cage Blvd – Pharr

$28 - $43

7 p.m.

 

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd – McAllen

$75 - $180

8 p.m.

 

Social Media Survival Tactics

Be guided to create a successful Facebook Ad Campaign by Triggers Media.

Grindstone Coworking, 506 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

$10

11:30 a.m. - 1 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.

 

Saturday

May 12

 

Mother's Day Spa Session

Mothers will be treated to a day of facials, manicures, hair styling and makeup tips by the Edinburg CISD Cosmetology for two sessions. Space is limited, register at the reference department.

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

Session 1, 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.; Session 2, 1 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

 

Lemonade Day McAllen

Presented by the McAllen Chamber of Commerce. Visit lemonadeday.org/mcallen for locations

McAllen

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Summer Reading Program

Registration Day 2018.

Pharr Memorial Library, 121 E. Cherokee Ave – Pharr

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

Connecting With Crafters

Local crafters will set up to sell their specially handmade products. Find the best of organic local vegetables and value added products at the McAllen Farmers Market.

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

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

RGVFC Toros

face off against their rivals from San Antonio FC.

HEB Park, 1616 S. Raul Longoria – Edinburg

5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Watermelon Festival & BBQ Cook Off

With Elida Reyna y Avante and Jaime y los Chamacos.

Central Park, 800 E. Main St. - Alamo

FREE

3 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Coffee with the Mayor

This is an opportunity for Edinburg residents to meet with Mayor Richard Molina to discuss issues. Coffee and breakfast tacos will be provided.

Edinburg City Hall, 415 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

 

The Rovers Live

American Legion Post 37

1305 E. Jasmine Ave – McAllen

7 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Lore (Laredo, Texas)

with Cat-ion and Rotary Waves.

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

$7

8 p.m.

 

Edinburg Music Fest

The inaugural festival kicks off with conjunto concert night with Ruben de la Cruz y su conjunto, Lazaro Perez, The Delta Boyz, Lucky Joe, Los Garcia Brothers, Gilberto Garcia y Los Dos Gilbertos and headliner Jaime y Los Chamacos.

Edinburg City Hall Courtyard, 415 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

$5

4 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Sunday

May 15

 

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

 

Monday

May 14

 

Future Tapes (San Antonio)

Support from In Shades, Left On The Shelf, Glare

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

$5

9 p.m. - midnight

 

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

May 15

 

Color Me Fashion

HWNT – RGV Dinner Meeting May 2018 with licensed Color Analyst Diana Fraustro, discussing what color one should wear depending on skin tones.

DoubleTree Suites, 1800 S. 2nd St. - McAllen

$25

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Poker Night

at the Tilted Kilt to win prizes.

Tilted Kilt, 4117 W. Exp. 83 – McAllen

8 p.m.