Weekly Events for Aug. 1 - Aug. 7

Wednesday

August 1

 

Brooklyn's in the House

Featuring Brooklyn Lager from one of the oldest breweries in America. Free glass with first pour.

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

6 p.m.

 

Wednesday Night Comedy

Rick Izquieta headlines with host Rudy Barba and special guests Al Gonzales, Joe Rodriguez and Bryan Ventura-Vuong.

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

$10

8:30 p.m.

 

Thursday

August 2

 

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.

 

Midnight Release Party

DogFish Head 120 Minute will be tapped at midnight and will be available until it runs out. Live Music by Big River Project at 8 p.m.

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

Midnight

 

PSJA Back to School Expo

The event will take place at 4 PSJA ISD high school campuses. During the expo you can register your child, purchase campus shirts, get immunizations and more. Free school supplies will be given on a first come first serve basis at all sites.

PSJA ISD

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Aggie Happy Hour

A networking event

Cambria Hotel, 701 S. Ware Rd. - McAllen

5:30 p.m.

 

Friday

August 3

 

Sofia Niño de Rivera

State Farm Arena

2600 N. 10th St. - McAllen

$35 - $110

8:30 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.

 

Movie with a Cop

Sherlock Gnomes

Edinburg Municipal Park, 714 S. Raul Longoria Rd.

Free

8 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

History of Quinta

Tour one of the largest adobe homes in Texas. Hear colorful tales of the families that lived at the home before the city purchased it in 2006

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr.

$3

10 a.m.

 

Elite Wedding Expo

Find what you need from vendor who can cater to your needs. From photographers to event decorators. First 30 couples receive coupons from Candy Snack Bar and Pakete Cases.

Smart Istay Hotel McAllen, 1921 S. 10th St. - McAllen

$5

12:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

 

Saturday

August 4

 

Woofstock 2018

This is an event to raise funds for the homeless animals at Yaqui Animal Rescue. Music by 10 Foot Overhead, Makeshift Cities, Lox Lux. Events include Costume Contest for dogs, Chihuahua Race, Hula Hoop Contest, Musical Chairs, door prizes and raffles.

Sofie's 'SS' Saloon, 6801 S. 10th St. - McAllen

Free entry

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

UFC 227

Dillashaw vs Garbrandt 2

Whistling Duck, 1603 E. Griffin – Mission

Free Cover

8 p.m.

 

UFC 227

Dillashaw vs Garbrandt 2

University Draft House, 2405 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

Free Cover

8 p.m.

 

Casual Foxes (Rock)

Grain to Glass

5921 N. 23rd St. - McAllen

9 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Community Reception

Featuring the members of the 1958 Edinburg Pony League All Stars.

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

Included with price of admission

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Taproom Night

Live music by Chris Marshall and food available for purchase by Q' Brisket food truck.

5x5 Brewing Co., 801 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 174 – Mission

4 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

The Rovers (Rock)

Bourbon St. Grill

4800 N. 10th St. - McAllen

10 p.m.

 

Movies in the Park

Coco

Westside Park, Field 4 – McAllen

Free

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Charlie Garcia Live

Whistling Duck

1603 E. Griffin Pkwy – Mission

8 p.m. - midnight

 

RGV Sports Show

With special guests from WWE Tatanka and former Dallas Cowboys defensive back Roy Williams. There will be over 50 vendors with sports cards, collectibles and memorabilia.

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

$8

10 a.m.

 

Pimpinela

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$55 - $110

8 p.m.

 

Sunday

August 5

 

Wedding Fair

The RGV's top wedding professionals under one roof, allows brides to easily plan their dream wedding.

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

Noon

 

Jonah the Runner | Shalva

Yerberia Cultura

613 S. 17th St. - McAllen

$5 All Ages

8 p.m. - 12 a.m.

 

Sunday Speaker Series

Ranch Life in Hidalgo County After 1850, a lecture by Robert Ramirez.

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

Included with price of admission

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Monday

August 6

 

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

August 7

 

Breaking Bad Trivia Night

No teams larger than 6 people.

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

8 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Heavy Metal

Adult fantasy animation screening. Free popcorn, and outside food friendly.

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

Free.

8 p.m.

 

Edinburg Night Out

America's night out against crime, there will be music, dance, groups, food booths, vendors and a 5k run/walk. The theme is Hawaiian Luau.

Edinburg Municipal Park – Raul Longoria Rd.

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.