Weekly Events from Nov. 7 - Nov. 13

Wednesday

Nov. 7

 

Wednesday Night Comedy

Andy Huggins headlines with host Rudy Barba and special guests Mike Raol, Mark Mayham and Roy Alex Gomez.

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

$10

8:30 p.m.

 

Pop! Go the Classics

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$20

7:30 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.

 

Gabriel Royal

Singer, Songwriter & Cellist

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University

$10

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

 

Thursday

Nov. 8

 

Valley of Tears Documentary Screening

A story of the long journey of individuals who endure hardship in order to make a better future for their families.

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

Free

6:30 p.m.

 

Characters & Creatures Reception

An art exhibition featuring Eduardo Aguilar Sr.

STC Art Gallery, 3201 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Raptor Expert

Erik Bruhnke will present Raptors of the RGV.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Blvd. - McAllen

$3

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Lunch and Learn

Growing your business using LinkedIn

McAllen Chamber of Commerce, 1200 Ash Ave. - McAllen

$15

12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Friday

Nov. 8

 

Andy Huggins

From America's Got Talent Comedy Show

London Grill & Tavern, 129 E. Nolana Ave. - McAllen

8 p.m. - 11 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.

 

13th Annual 36 Hour Film Race

McAllen Chamber of Commerce

1200 Ash Ave. - McAllen

6 p.m.

 

UTRGV vs Oklahoma

Bert Ogden Arena

4900 S. I69 – Edinburg

7:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.

 

Let's Get Rocked

Celebrating a limited edition of Def Leppard Pale Ale.

Austin Street Bar, 1110 Austin Ave. - McAllen

7 p.m.

 

Saturday

Nov. 9

 

Mariachi Juvenil Aztlan

With UTRGV Ballet Folklorico

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University

$10

2 p.m.

 

Colonial Holidays Festival

The 23rd anniversary the school will be providing tours and education about the Colonial Days. The classrooms will be transformed and students will dress like the Colonial Days. A battle reenactment will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Covenant Cristian Academy, 4201 N. Ware Rd. - McAllen

Free

5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

 

6th Annual Step Up

For Down Syndrome Awareness Walk. Special guests include Zumba Instructor Yulissa Arescurenga.

Edinburg Municipal Park, 714 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

8 a.m. - 1 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

Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center

600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

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

 

City of Edinburg

Veterans Day Parade

Closner Route

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Friends for Hope

Benefit Concert with Cory Morrow

Las Palmas Race Park, Taylor Road – Mission

 

Veterans Day Parade & Fireworks

City of Pharr, Downtown parade at 4 p.m., Fireworks 6:15 p.m. Liberty Middle School, Concert featuring Electroband at American Legion Post #101.

Free

 

The Answer / All In Tour

State Farm Arena

2600 N. 10th St. - Hidalgo

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Walk to End Alzheimer's

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

9 a.m. walk.

 

Turkeyfest 2018

St. Joseph Catholic School

119 W. Fay St. - Edinburg

11 a.m.

 

Princess Spa Day

ECISD Career and Technical Education classes will have a package which includes mani/pedi, hair style and make up.

Career Center, 1001 Easy Ebony Lane – Edinburg

$15

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Coat Drive

To serve less fortunate in the RGV, the coats will help those in need stay warm during winter. The drive will also take place Sunday, Nov. 11 form 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Holy Spirit Church, 2201 Martin Ave. - McAllen

9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Marc Anthony

Bert Ogden Arena

4900 S. I69

$66 - $146

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Sunday

Nov. 11

 

Catholic Daughters Present Market Square

With raffles, silent auction, snack bar, pictures with St. Nick, cookie decorating, silver & fashion jewelry, vintage refurbished items and more.

Holy Spirit Parish Hall, 2201 Martin Ave. - McAllen

Free

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

A Classical Celebration

Faculty artist series

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University Dr.

Free

3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

31st Annual Old Carfest

A Car Show

McAllen Convention Center

$5

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Pepe Aguilar y Familia

Presentan Jaripeo Sin Fronteras

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

$100 - $195

7 p.m.

 

Austin Eastciders Cocktail Competition

The Quarter New Orleans Kitchen

100 E. Nolana Ave. - McAllen

5 p.m.

 

Monday

Nov. 12

 

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. 13

 

America Loves the Movies

McAllen Wind Ensemble performs movie soundtracks.

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

$7

7:30 p.m.