Weekly Events from Sept. 12 - Sept. 18

Wednesday

September 10

 

Les Miserables (Five performances through Sunday)

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd.

$35 - $66 plus fees

7:30 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

 

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.

 

Franchising Information

Hosted by the RGV Hispanic Chamber, the free workshop will look at all aspects of buying a franchise.

RGV Hispanic Chamber, 801 E. Fern. Ste. 143 – McAllen

1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Cellar Release

Mysterium Verum Coffissar

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

6:30 p.m.

 

Thursday

September 13

 

Edinburg Retired Teachers Association (ERTA)

A social with light refreshments to “Kick Off to New Beginnings.” All retired personnel from a public school are welcomed to attend and join the association. Existing members are challenged to bring a new friend.

El Buen Pastor methodist Church, 705 E. University Dr. - Edinburg

9:30 a.m.

 

Arzalez

Whistling Duck

1603 E. Griffin Pkwy. - Mission

7 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Aventinus Night

Schneider's German Gasthaus

5507 N. Ware Rd. - McAllen

6 p.m.

 

McAllen Chamber Business Expo

Network, Learn, Grow. A business trade show.

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd.

Free

9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 

Friday

September 15

 

Kelo Mckane Trio Sessions

Yerberia Cultura

613 S. 17th St. - McAllen

No Cover

10 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.

 

7th Allstate Almaguer Art Exhibit

Featured artist Andy Villarreal will present “Indigenous Warriors and Rituals of Mesoamerica”

Allstate Almaguer Insurance Agency, 2008 E. Griffin Pkwy

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

UTRGV vs Texas Tech

Volleyball

UTRGV Fieldhouse, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$7

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Karbach Cask Night

Whistling Duck

1603 E. Griffin Pkwy – Mission

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Dr. Brendan Kinsella

presents a yearlong performance study of J.S. Bach's seminal keyboard work.

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

Free

7 p.m.

 

Magic Treehouse Jr. Presents

Pirates, a story time geared for home-schooled children ages 6 and younger.

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

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

 

WWE Live

The action packed show will feature Ronda Rousey, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman and more.

Bert Ogden Arena – Edinburg

$25 - $105

7:30 p.m.

 

Buenas Tardes Luncheon

With Dat Nguyen, from football player to franchisee.

Mission Events Center, 200 N. Shary Rd. - Mission

$29 - $45

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Saturday

September 15

 

Candidates Meet & Greet

Hidalgo County Democratic Party

Jalisco Restaurant, 1501 N. Westgate Dr. - Weslaco

9 a.m. - 12 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

 

Saturday Storytime

Hosted MPL Kids

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

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Bird and Nature Walk

Stroll through the trails with an expert naturalist.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

8:30 a.m.

 

Public Auction

City of Edinburg Surplus

Bond & Bond Auctioneers, 2301 N. Cesar Chavez Rd. - San Juan

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

Leonel y Los Caballeros Cuarteto

Dessert Lounge

1601 W. Trenton RD. Ste. C – Edinburg

9 p.m.

 

1st Anniversary Fiesta

All you can eat

Las Pupusas del Itacate, 807 S. Jackson Rd. Ste. 6 – Pharr

$15

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Southern Ashes with The Art Tigerina Band

Rinky Dinkys

18608 N. FM 493 – Edinburg

9 p.m.

 

Diez y Sies De Septiembre

Pharr Phestival, Featuring music by La Banca, Dirty Birdies, Banda Los Ebanitos. $100 Jalapeno eating contest.

Jones Box Park, W Rosa Ave. - Pharr

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Lonescar

with Death Will Tremble, Fall and Venomous

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

$5

7 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Sunday

September 16

 

Service Industry Night

Rio Grande Grill (Harlingen) will be firing up the grills and Big River Brewery will be taking over the taps. Music will be by Cat and the Coyotes.

Bodega Tavern & Kitchen, 2901 N. 10th St. - McAllen

7 p.m.

 

Monday

September 17

 

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

September 18

 

Empty Bowls 2018

The 13th annual fundraiser benefitting the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley.

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

$25 presale, $30 at the door

11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

 

Flash Light Nights

Search for wild creatures of the night like scorpions, spiders, frogs, snakes, owls and more.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

$3

7:30 p.m.

 

Nerdland Movie

A struggling actor and his screenwriting roommate embark on an attention getting journey through Los Angeles to be famous.

Cine El Rey, 311 17th St. - McAllen

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.