Wednesday

July 4

 

Club America vs Pachuca

HEB Park

1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Wednesday Night Comedy

4th of July Showcase featuring Sonia Trevino, Lexi Morris, Rick Cano, Julio Gonzalez, Rudy Barba and Adrian Garcia.

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

$10

9:30 p.m.

 

Fourth of July

Show in the Sky Spectacular

State Farm Arena, 2600 N. 10th St. - Hidalgo

Free

4 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Stone Brewing Pint Day

An Independence Day party featuring Peach Double IPA and Ripper Pale Ale. Free glass with first pour of double IPA.

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

Noon – 7 p.m.

 

90th Annual Independence Day Celebration

Presented by HEB, the veterans in the community will be recognized during a patriotic program that will kick off the days festivities. The Freedom Festival will feature food, music, arts and crafts and games for the entire family.

Archer Park, 101 N. Broadway – McAllen

8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

4th of July Concert in the Sky

Hosted by McAllen Parks and Recreation. Firework display will be at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium.

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Alamo Lions Club

2nd Annual Fireworks at the Park

Alamo Sports Complex, Ridge Rd. - Alamo

3 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Thursday

July 5

 

Dinosaur George!

Meet and greet with George Blasing, he will present over 35 exhibit pieces while he brings the prehistoric world to life. Including a Saber-toothed cat skull. For more information call (956) 681-3370.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Creator Space

Get inspired to create something unique with craft materials. All ages welcome.

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

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Grand Opening

Tropical Smoothie Edinburg. First 50 guests to make a purchase will receive free smoothies for a year. There will be .99 smoothies all day.

508 W. Trenton Rd. Ste I – Edinburg

7 a.m. - 10 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

 

Nature Journaling

Feel the wonders of nature as you quietly meditate and reflect while drawing and writing about what you see, situated in the Ebony Grove.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Blvd. - McAllen

$3

6:30 p.m.

 

Friday

July 6

 

Artwalk & SixPoint Jammer Night

Featured artist Jason Ray Perez, live music by Sandra Nicholson and special glassware with first pour of Citrus Jammer.

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

6 p.m.

 

Friday Movie

Trolls

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

Free

3 p.m. - 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.

 

Saturday

July 7

 

RGVFC Toros Vs Roughnecks FC

Firework show to follow the game.

HEB Park, 1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

$5 and up

5:30 – 10 p.m.

 

Texas Cook 'Em: High Steaks in Edinburg

$30,000 on the line, live music from headliner Pat Green, Firework show, vendors, a children's fun area and the Texas State Championship BBQ Cook-off.

Edinburg Municipal Park

Free

7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

 

UTRGV Mariachi

Dance Summer Tour Kick Off Concert

UTRGV Performance Arts Complex, 1201 W. University

$5

3 p.m. - 4:30 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.

 

Sunday

July 8

 

RGV Pokefest 2018

A community based event that is a celebration of Pokemon. Local artists and vendors from all of the valley will have plushies, art work, accessories and other collectibles available for purchase.

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$5 adults, Kids under 12 free

12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Snake Charmer Auditions

Audition to be part of the talented and exciting dance squad in the NBA G. League. An opportunity to perform at all Vipers home games at the Bert Ogden Arena.

Vipers Practice Facility, 315 E. Palm Dr. - Edinburg

$25 registration fee

11 a.m. registration, Noon auditions begin.

 

Sunday Speaker Series

The Real stories of Starr County. Born in Ciudad Miguel Aleman, Jesus Correa will present the history of Starr County.

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

Price included with admission

2 p.m.

 

Monday

July 9

 

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

July 10

 

Move & Groove: Classical Movements

Lace up your sneakers and get moving with your little one in this musical and interactive program.

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

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.