Weekly events from March 28 - April 3

Wednesday

March 28

 

Jade Esteban Estrada

Headlines comedy night with host Jesse Lopez and special guests Sonia Trevino, Lexi Morris and Magik Mike.

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

$10

8:30 p.m.

 

Guadalupe Brewing Co. Pint Night

From New Braunfels, Texas and est. 2012 there will be a Scotch Ale, Texas Honey Ale, Pecan Cocoa Stout and Guadalupe IPA available.

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

6 p.m.

 

Friends & Family

A conference on immigration. Attorney Alex Martinez will speak about immigration, business and family. Hosted by the RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

EBC at the District, 801 E. Fern Ave. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Dueling Piano Night

Howl at the Moon dueling pianos performing.

The Quarter New Orleans Kitchen & Tap Room, 100 E. Nolana Ave – McAllen

$5

8 p.m.

 

Hawk Watch

The hawk watch station will be staffed daily until April 15. Using keen eyesight, binoculars and spotting scopes, birders will keep track of the number of raptors migrating north.

Santa Ana Wildlife Refuge, 3325 Green Jay Rd. - Alamo

8 a.m. - 1 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.

 

Garden Walk

See green plants and vibrant flowers and learn names and uses, especially native plants. The one-hour stroll will help attendees learn how to fit plants into their garden at home.

Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

10 a.m.

 

Thursday

March 29

 

Cochlear Open House

A chat with an audiologist to learn about hearing loss and how hearing implants may help get back what you have been missing.

Hilton Garden Inn, 617 W. Exp. 83

12 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

March Farmers Market 2018

There will be baked goods, organic fresh produce, herbs, lunch meals and more.

Chapel Lawn UTRGV, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

12:15 p.m. – 3 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

 

Makari & Adventurer

support by Sine Cura and Southpaw Sonata, Mwmbwls, In Shades.

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

$10

9 p.m. - 12 p.m.

 

Charlie Garcia

Skean Dhu, 2406 E. Griffin Pkwy – Mission

10 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Intro to Poi

Also known as Fire Spinning.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W. Business 83. - McAllen

$3

6:30 p.m.

 

Friday

March 30

 

Electric Cowboys

with Texas Dezire.

Rinky Dinkys, 18608, FM 493 – Edinburg

7 p.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.

 

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.

 

Dixon Company Band

Classic Country Music

Pork Bellys Bar & Grill, 7209 Mile 6, Weslaco

Free

8:30 p.m.

 

Saturday

March 31

HEB Park Extravaganza

RGVFC Toros are hosting their first Easter Egg hunt with food, music, golden eggs and grand prizes. Free baskets for kids. Following the hunt the Toros will play host to Sacramento FC. Following the game there will be a fireworks show.

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

5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. kick off

 

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.

 

Eco-Friendly Cascarones

Learn to make bird-friendly Easter eggs using natural dyes and bird seeds.

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center, 714 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

$2 per dozen eggs.

2 p.m.

 

Hallow Slaughter Creek

to perform on new stage.

Ranch House Burgers II, 409 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 105 – Mission

9 p.m.

 

Life Drawing

An open studio for members of the Upper Valley Art League. Thomas Murray will facilitate the sessions and arrange for a model but there will be no instruction. Bring own materials. Model Fee Required. For more information call (956) 583-2787.

Upper Valley Art League, 921 E 12th St. - Mission

11 a.m.

 

Luxuries of Trade

Folding screens in Colonial Latin America will examine the technique of painting folding screens known as biombos. Lecture presented by Dr. Katherine McAllen.

International Museum of Art & Science, 1900 W. Nolana Ave. - McAllen

1 p.m.

 

Los Tigres del Norte

Semana Santa Celebration

Clayton's Beach Bar, 6900 Padre Blvd. - South Padre Island

$60 VIP, $40 GA

8 p.m.

 

SUNDAY

April 1

 

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

 

Easter Brunch

Family friendly buffet with prime rib and crab legs. $2 mimosas and $2 micheladas.

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

$25 brunch

11 a.m.

 

Easter Sunday at Bob's

Steak & Lobster combo. Groups of 15 or more have the option to book private dining for earlier in the afternoon.

Bob's Steak & Chap House, 613 E. Trenton – Edinburg

$65 per person

6 p.m.

 

Monday

April 2

 

Latin American Piano Music Festival

A journey through the Latin American Musical landscape.

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

Free

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

6 p.m.

 

The Two Tens

with The Sweethearts

Simon Sez, 2007 Orchid Ave – McAllen

8 p.m.

 

Manic Monday Mixer

Bring a business card to win some door prizes. Hosted by RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Copper Moon Bar & Grill, 315 Business 83 – McAllen

$10 for non members

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Hidalgo County Happy Hour

Hosted by Empower Texans, the event will connect local activists in the Rio Grande Valley. Topics of discussion include elections in May, corruption issues in RGV, how to obstruct the healthcare district.

Brick House, 10 St. 11th St. - McAllen

6 p.m.

 

Tuesday

April 2

 

Chess & Coffee Tuesdays

All ages, all levels welcome.

Luna Coffee House, 113 W. Nolana Ave. - McAllen

7 p.m.

 

Deep Ellum Pint Night

Featuring Barrel Crusher

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

8 p.m.

 

EAF Brown Bag Lunch.

The Edinburg Arts Foundation will host a bring your own lunch or buy from the library event featuring artist Sue Sill.

Sekula Library, 1906 S. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

12 p.m.