Calendar of Weekly Events from Oct. 10 - Oct. 17

Wednesday

October 10

 

Wednesday Night Comedy

Rob Mungle Headlines, with host Rudy Barba and special guests Jesse Lopez, Timothy Looper and Christian Oviedo.

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

$10

8:30 p.m. - 11:30 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.

 

UTRGV Symphony Orchestra

Under the direction of Albert Lo, the orchestra will perform works by Shostakovich, Barber, Moldau, Mozart and Danielpour.

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University

$5

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

Quilt as you Go Class

Confident beginners and experienced quilters will learn from Eileen Martin.

A Block Away Quilt Shop, 2706 N. 10th St. - McAllen

$35 per person

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Wild Bill Release Party

Schneider's German Gasthaus & Beergarden

5507 N. Ware Rd. - McAllen

5 p.m.

 

Proper Payroll Planning

RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

801 E. Fern Ave. #163 – McAllen

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

 

Thursday

October 11

 

Thursday Speaker Series

Briante Najev will present Terrestrial Snails of the Rio Grande Valley. Including facts and ecology of common snails in the area.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Del Castillo

Tickets sold at the door and for reservations call (956) 627 – 6257

The Centennial Club, 1410 Austin Ave. - McAllen

$25

8 p.m.

 

Banda El Recodo

Miller Lite Conciertos Originales.

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

Free

7 p.m.

 

Friday

October 12

 

Magic Tree House Jr.

Ninjas, hosted by MPL Kids.

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

11 a.m. - 12 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.

 

Benjamin Coy, Trombone, Michael Gersten, Clarinet

STC Cooper Center

3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

Free

7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Friday Nights with Charlie Garcia

5x5 Brewing Co.

801 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 174 – Mission

4 p.m.

 

29th Annual 4-H Country Hoedown

Hosted by Hidalgo County 4-H Foundation, Music by the Derailers. Includes concert, dinner, beer and wine.

Las Palmas, 9809 N. Taylor Rd. - Mission

$75

6 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Saturday

October 13

 

University Draft House Beer Fest 2018

Experience a jam packed array of unique casks, one-of-a-kind collaborations and more including porters, stouts, pilsners, ales, wheats, Belgians, ciders and lagers. For tickets call (956) 225-5288.

Edinburg City Hall Courtyard, 401 W. University – Edinburg

$60, $50 before Saturday

6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

 

Ashu

Saxophone

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex

$10

7 p.m. - 8:30 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

 

Bird and Nature Walk

Stroll through the trails with an expert naturalist.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

8:30 a.m.

 

Sleep Signals Live

With Knowbody, Red Hour, Vibrahaven, I Am Heir, The Beautiful Exchange (Dallas), Sleep Signals (Minneapolis, MN).

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

 

Tri-City Classic

Marching Band Festival

PSJA Stadium, 601 E. Kelly St. - Pharr

$5

3 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Sunset Live Outdoor Concert

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

Free

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Pharr Fire Fest

With live music, raffle prizes, carnival rides, fire prevention tips and family games. For more information call (956) 402-4400.

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

FREE

6 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Spikes on the Road – Live

5x5 Brewing Co.

801 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 174 – Mission

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Community Shredding Event

shred unwanted documents, limit 5 boxes per vehicles.

520 E. Nolana Ave. - McALlen

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Sunday

October 14

 

Sunday Speaker Series

Advancing Agriculture. Through research, the Rio Grande Valley developed a rich history of solving some of the toughest problems in agriculture and the capacity to produce unique but flavorful varieties of sugarcane, onions and grapefruit. Gregory’s presentation will also highlight the research of other crops such as cotton.

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

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Flute, Violin and Piano Trio Concert

Chamber Music Concert Nights. Introducing baroque and romantic composers Vivaldi, Ibert, Bonis, Dopper and more.

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

Free

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

Buddy Guy

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$65 - $85

7 p.m.

 

Monday

October 15

 

Shauna Thompson, Flute

Hosted by UTRGV Patron of the Arts

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$10

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

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

 

Hidden History

Hidalgo Cemetery 1884, presented by Esther Camacho

Speer Memorial Library, 801 E. 12th St. - Mission

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

 

Tuesday

October 16

 

Invitational Choir Festival

The annual UTRGV Invitational Choral Festival will feature Harlingen High, Economedes High and UTRGV Choir under the direction of Dr. David Means. Each choir will sing a portion of the concert on their own and combine a grand finale.

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$5

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

Chamber Winds Concert

STC Cooper Center

3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.