Weekly Events from Nov. 14 through Nov. 20

Wednesday

Nov. 14

 

Funniest in the RGV 2018

Hosted by Mario Superstar Salazar and Rudy Barba, a competition for comedians in the Rio Grande Valley.

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

9:30 p.m. - midnight

 

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.

 

UTGV Jazz Combo

Under the direction of Dr. Bill Haugeberg.

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

$5

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

 

Softspoken & Artica

Yerberia Cultura

613 S. 17th St. - McAllen

$10

9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Jose de la Luz Saenz Lecture Series

Dr. Edward Westermann will present “Drunk on Genocide? Alcohol and Atrocity in the Holocaust.”

STC Library, 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. Building F – McAllen

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Thursday

Nov. 15

 

Natural Healing & Folk Remedies

Learn from Danielle Lopez “Faith Healing: Past, Present, Future. Community medicine in the modern age.”

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

 

2018 Veterans Expo

Learn about the services provided by STC to help veterans succeed. Several agencies will be on hand.

STC Library – McAllen

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Holiday Meat Course

With Fred Robles, learn how smoke turkey, brisket and prime rib for the holidays.

South Texas Outdoor Kitchens, 302 W. Exp. 83 – San Juan

$125

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

ADDY Kick – Off Mixer

ADDY season is on hand and this mixer will provide answers to any questions with changes to rules and categories.

IBC Bank, 1 S. Broadway St. - McAllen

6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Code RGV Academy Night

Security cameras presentation by Jaime Meza and Game Design with Luis Martinez.

Code RGV, 601 N. Main St. Ste. B – McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Friday

Nov. 16

 

Masterworks Concert

Will feature Mozart's Requiem sung by the university choir with orchestra and conducted by Dr. David Means.

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$5

7 p.m. - 8:30 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.

 

STC Theatre Presents Sylvia

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

$10

8 p.m.

 

Movie in the Park

The Perfect Game

McAllen Youth Baseball Complex – 8201 N. 29th St. - McAllen

6:30

 

Whiskey D. Christmas Toy Concert

A toy worth $10 gets you in the door.

Monster Carwash, 2702 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

9 p.m. - 12 p.m.

 

The Sound of Music

McALlen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$55 - $80

8 p.m.

 

Intocable

Pharr Events Center

3000 N. Cage Blvd. - Pharr

$27 - $92

7 p.m.

 

Saturday

Nov. 17

 

Town Lake Youth Fishing Tournament

Three age categories, third Saturday of the month

Firemen's Park, 201 N. 1st St. - McAllen

$5

4 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.

 

The Rovers

5x5 Brewing Co.

801 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 174 – Mission

2 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

RGV Killer Bees vs Wichita Falls Force

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

$10 - $22

7 p.m.

 

3rd Annual Turkeys for Teachers

An on going appreciation for teachers with giveaways, events and cash prizes. One teacher will win $1,000 and the first 200 teachers will be guaranteed a turkey.

Fiesta Nissan, 5001 S. I69C – Edinburg

11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

4th Annual Celebration

Live music, craft beer and the return of some burgers. Live music by Jay Muniz and Single Barrel.

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

5 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Edinburg: Then & Now

Exhibit Opening designed by Senior Historian Tom Fort and Associate Education Officer Joseph Fox featuring side-by-side comparisons between buildings in Edinburg.

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

8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

 

McAllen Tamale Fest

A family event consisting of a Tamale eating contest, Tamale spreading contest, loteria, games and more. Entertainment will be provided by local artists.

Archer Park, 101 N. Broadway – McAllen

3 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Wobble for Warmth

Leadership McAllen will be gathering coats and blankets for the less fortunate. The inaugural event will bring alumni, class members and the community together.

Bill Schupp Park, 1300 Zinnia Ave. - McAllen

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Sunday

Nov. 18

 

Christmas Tree Forest

Christmas in the Future, the annual IMAS presented by the IMAS Guild.

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

1 p.m.

 

Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience

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

$32 - $72

6 p.m.

 

McALlen Vintage Market

Buy, Sell, Showcase

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

1 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Monday

Nov. 19

 

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.

 

UTRGV Symphony Orchestra

Under the direction of Dr. Albert Lo, they will perform works by Dvorak, Haydn and Tchaikovsky.

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

$5

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

 

String Faculty Recital

Jaime Garcia – guitar, Dr. Lindsey Gamble – violin and Patrick Hopkins – cello will perform.

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

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

 

Tuesday

Nov. 20

 

UTRGV Night of Percussion

Afro-Cuban, Marimba Reyna del Valle and the UTRGV Drum Line.

UTRGV Performing Arts Complex, 1201 W. University – Edinburg

$5

7 p.m.

 

Sophomore Voice Recital

Alexis Barrientes and Regina Torres

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

6:30 p.m.