Weekly events from Aug. 29 - Sept. 4

Wednesday

August 29

 

Waffle Wednesday

Building Your Bio: Yirla Gonzalez Nolan, owner of Faro Professional Services will speak about the importance of building your personal brand.

Grindstone Coworking, 506 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

$10

9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

 

The South Texas Derby

RGVFC will take on San Antonio.

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

$5 and up

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

New Member Mixer

RGV Hispanic Chamber

801 E. Fern Ste. 143 – McAllen

5;30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Victory Brewing Co. Pint Night

Summer Love, Golden Monkey will be on hand in bottles. Free glass with first pour.

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

6 p.m. -11 p.m.

 

Thursday

August 30

 

Hundred Shades of Passion

Opening Reception hosted by the Edinburg Arts Foundation, Edinburg Arts and the Dustin Sekula Memorial Library featuring Ines Kowalyszyn. For more information call (956) 383-6246.

Dustin Sekula Library, 1906 S. Closner – Edinburg

6 p.m. - 8 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.

 

Beer School 101 August

Hosted by the Craft & Wine Dept. at HEB 431 Edinburg.

HEB, 2700 W. Freddy Gonzalez Dr. - Edinburg

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

 

Chamber Raid

Join the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce on a raid inspired by the popular cash mob. The purpose is to support local businesses.

Ignite Lounge, 502 W. Trenton Rd.

5 p.m.

 

Metal Monthly: Revenge

Bands include Red Hour, Static Limit, Suicide Drive, The Profused, Venomous and The Final Burial.

Cine El Rey, 311 S. 17th St – McAllen

9 p.m.

 

STC Theatre – Sylvia Auditions

Aug. 30 and 31 the STC Theatre dept. will be hosting auditions for Sylvia by A.R. Gurney.

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

7 p.m.

 

Friday

August 31

 

Josh Ward Live

Hillbilly's

6000 N. 10t St. - McAllen

$15

8 p.m. - 11:30 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.

 

Somethin' Else

Stokelys Cigar Bar

2260 S. US Highway 281 – Edinburg

10:30 p.m.

 

Deaf Chat

Starbucks

3904 N. McColl Rd. - McAllen

6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

 

Saturday

September 1

Herobust

Hayden Kramer a bass music producer from Atlanta, GA. Will preform.

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

$27.50 - $37.50

7 p.m.

 

Boat & Fish Town Lake

Bring the family and pedal boat, kayak or stand-up paddleboard. Available for rent for increments of 30 minutes. All Riders required to wear a life vest. Fishing catch and release only.

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

$10 - $20

4 p.m. - sunset

 

Yuridia

State Farm Arena

2600 N. 10th St. - Hidalgo

$85 - $150

8 p.m.

 

Sunday

September 2

 

Jazz Fest

Rio Cruzado, Red Light Lounge and Gabriel Preusse Jazz Quartet will perform.

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

6 p.m. - 12 a.m.

 

Make n Take

Create a craft with MPL Kids and take it home.

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

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Monday

September 3

 

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.

 

The Rovers Live

American Legion Loyal Service Post 37

1305 E. Jasmine Ave. - McAllen

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Tuesday

September 4

 

Cesar Lozano

No Te Enganches

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

$45 - $95

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Toddler Storytime

Hosted by MPL Kids. The event is designed for children 18 mos – 3 years.

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

10 a.m.

 

Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries

Opening exhibition based on the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the San Antonio Museum of Art international exhibition. The exhibit runs through Sept. 29. For more info call (956) 580 – 8646.

Mission Historical Museum, 900 Doherty Ave. - Mission

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.