Weekly Events from Oct. 3 - Oct. 9

Wednesday

October 3

 

Coffee with a Cop

The Edinburg Police Department will host coffee and a conversation. The event is intended to create a better understanding between law enforcement and residents on how to work together for a better community.

My Place Cafe, 308 N. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

8 a.m. - 10 a.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.

 

Hidalgo County Judge Debate

A 100 percent student-led debate between Republican Candidate Jane Cross and Democratic Candidate Richard Cortez.

McAllen Chamber of Commerce, 1200 Ash Ave. - McAllen

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

 

Death & the Maiden

The suspense filled and timely thriller by Chilean writer Ariel Dorfman is about the aftereffects of an authoritarian regime in Chile. The show will have performances through Saturday and a matinee on Sunday.

UTRGV ELABS Building, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$15

7:30 p.m.

 

Thursday

October 4

 

Noche Bohemia

An evening of poetry, music and dancing celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Readings by Ruby Garcia, Seres Magana, Maria Garcia, Cesar De Leon. Musical performance by Leonardo and dance performance by Edinburg North Folklorico Ritmo Dorado.

Dustin Sekula Library, 1906 S. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

IMAS Adult Art Class: Still Life Painting

Create a still life painting with artist Jorge Cruz. Learn about Hispanic artists with a guided tour of “The Latino List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders”

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

$20 for members, $25 for non-members

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

 

Coffee with a Cop

The Edinburg Police Department will host coffee and a conversation. The event is intended to create a better understanding between law enforcement and residents on how to work together for a better community.

Los Comales Restaurant, 1102 N. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

 

Friday

October 5

 

Coffee with a Cop

The Edinburg Police Department will host coffee and a conversation. The event is intended to create a better understanding between law enforcement and residents on how to work together for a better community.

El Porton Restaurante Mariscos y Taqueria – 2003 E. University Dr. - Edinburg

8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

 

Squeaky Clean 20th Anniversary Party

The third event in the anniversary series, the event will feature a broomstick pool tournament (brooms provided). One lucky winner will be awarded a $3,000-value prize at the event and will be qualified to win a new Camaro.

Eddy's Tavern McAllen, 400 Nolana Space G. - McAllen

7 p.m. - 12 a.m.

 

Jake Worthington

Hillbilly's

6000 N. 10th St. - McAllen

$10

8 p.m. - midnight

 

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.

 

Art Walk McAllen

Main Street will host several fine art galleries for Art Walk. The event brings awareness to galleries in the Arts District.

McAllen Creative Incubator, 601 N. Main St. - McAllen

7 p.m.

 

Minature Tigers

with Jasper Bones and Sick/Sea

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

$12 / $15

8 p.m.

 

2018 Concacaf Women's Championship

Group B, one of two brackets for 2019 World Cup qualifiers.

HEB Park, 1616 S. Raul Longoria – Eidnburg

4 p.m.

 

Saturday

October 6

 

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.

 

Militia

Stokelys Cigar Bar

2260 S. Closner Ste. 8 – Edinburg

10 p.m.

 

Fall Fest

with Sweet Daddy (Corpus Christi)

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

$6

10 p.m.

 

Oil Painting for Beginners

Paul Pritchett brings more than 40 years of experience and will teach a Landscape class.

McAllen Creative Incubator, 601 N. Main St. - McAllen

$15

10 a.m.

 

J Balvin

Bert Ogden Arena

4900 S. I-69C – Edinburg

7 p.m.

 

Rocky Horror Picture Show RGV

A Live Shadowcast Production

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

$20

10 p.m.

 

Sunday

October 7

 

Make – N – Take Crafts

Hosted by MPL Kids

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

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Free Entry Sunday

Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge

3325 Green Jay Rd. - Alamo

Free

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Monday

October 8

 

Audition For Moscow Ballet's Nutcracker

Ages 6 – 18, registrations must be online nutcracker.com/auditions.

Deborah Case Dance Academy, 5240 N. 10th Ste. 5 – McAllen

7 p.m. - 9 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.

 

Tuesday

October 9

 

ArtLab: Dream Animals

Learn about two different artists, how they made art and why. Between lessons, ArtLab encourages building artistic skills such as life drawing, painting and creating.

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

5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.