Weekly Events from Oct. 31 - Nov. 6

Wednesday

Oct. 31

 

2nd Annual Fall Festival

Enjoy music, children activities, vendors, a haunted house, hay rides and more.

Palmview Parks & Recreation, 406 W. Veterans Blvd. - Palmview

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Halloween Festival

Games, food, refreshments and a photo booth will be available along with a trick or treat. The event is hosted by the Mission Historical Museum.

Leo Pena Placita Park

Free

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Sunset Yoga in the Park

The yoga program is designed to provide every person with the tools to become healthier physically, mentally and emotionally.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W. Bus. 83 – McAllen

6 p.m.

 

Sunset Geocaching

A new-age scavenger hunt with a smartphone.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W. Bus. 83 – McAllen

6 p.m.

 

Halloween Costume Party & Contest

Hosted by the RGV Night Rotary, costume contest will pay $100 for first place.

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

$10

7 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Costume Contest / Halloween Party

Live music by Misguided Missiles with payouts for top three places for costume contest.

Bourbon St. Grill, 4800 N. 10th St. - McAllen

9 p.m.

 

Horror at the Pump House 2018

The District, 902 S. 2nd St. - Hidalgo

$5

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Michael Jackson's Thriller Dance Party

A flash mob dance gathering

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

7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Four Corners Pint Night

Featuring Local Buzz

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

6 p.m.

 

Discovery School Fall Festival

Games, Rides, Local Food, Activities and open to the community

Discovery School RGV, 1711 W. Alberta Rd. - Edinburg

5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

Social Media Summit '18

Featuring ESPN's Sports Center anchor Toni Collins

CEED Mission, 801 N. Bryan Rd.

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

Mission CERT

Community Emergency Response Team Classes

Mission Fire Dept. 415 W. Tom Landry St. - Mission

6:30 – 10 p.m.

 

Friday

Nov. 2

 

Monolith of Noise

with Lore, Bettermeant, Rotary Waves, Lunar Heart, Kill Your Television and Bert Tamez (acoustic)

Yerberia Cultura, 613 S. 17TH ST. - McAllen

$5

6 p.m.

 

Friday Nights with Charlie Garcia

5x5 Brewing Co.

801 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 174 – Mission

4 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.

 

History of Quinta

Hear the colorful tales of the families that lived at the home before the city opened it in 2006.

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

10 a.m.

 

Remembrance, Resilience & Resistance Exhibition

An Opening Reception organized with the Refusing to Forget Project and the UTRGV Mexican American Studies Program.

Hinovations Art Gallery, 1009 Laurel Ave. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Stephen Stills & Judy Collins

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

$75 - $95

7:30 p.m.

 

Conciertos Originales Presenta

LaAdictiva y Voz De Mando

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

FREE

7 p.m.

 

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

Honoring Frida Khalo. There will be a parade, food, arts and crafts, altars and entertainment.

Old Hidalgo Pump House, 902 S. 2nd St. - McAllen

4 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Dia De Los Muertos Bar Crawl 2018

Seven bars all celebrating the day of the dead. Sugar Skulls, face paint, flower crowns, lace gowns, veils, waistcoats and top hats are encouraged. Each bar will have a different themed altar.

Downtown McAllen

9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Dia De Los Muertos Art Exhibit

Featuring 17 artists, a representative of Espolon Tequila will be handing out samples, complementary wine and appetizers along with live music.

The Phoenix Gallery, 18 S. Main St. - McAllen

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Fire Stoppers Festival

Friday & Saturday the Edinburg Fire Department will host their annual festival with Solido as the headliner.

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

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Saturday

Nov. 3

 

Butterfly Baiting

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center

714 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

10 a.m. - noon

 

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

Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center

600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

8:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Dia De Los Muertos

Visit the large altar Saturday & Sunday.

Pulga de Alamo, 1602 W. Exp. 83 – Alamo

10 a.m.

 

Gerardo Ortiz

with Pancho Barraza, T3R Elemento and Kevin Ortiz

State Farm Arena, 2600 N. 10th St. - McAllen

$50 - $150

8 p.m.

 

Jose Madero

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd.

$20 - $40

8:30 p.m.

 

25th World's Championship Shrimp Cook-Off

Sutherlands Port Isabel

1723 Highway 100 – Port Isabel

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Franco Escamilla

McAllen Convention Center

700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$60 - $100

8:30 p.m.

 

Ten Year Celebration

In honor of 10 years of business, there will be a day-long event with different beer and different prices at each hour of the day. Live music and a special food menu.

Roosevelt's at 7 – McAllen

1 p.m.

 

Sunday

Nov. 4

 

U-Punk's Music Market II

Live DJ Sets, vendors and prizes.

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

4 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Dwight Yoakam

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$36 - $52

7 p.m.

 

Monday

Nov. 5

 

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

Nov. 6

 

ELECTION DAY

 

Andrew Zhon, guitar

Since 1999 Zhon has served on the faculty of the Schwob School of Music (Columbus State University) in Georgia

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

$10

7 p.m.