Weekly Events from April 3 - April 9

WED

APRIL 2

 

Wednesday Night Comedy

Steve Flye headlines with special guests Mario Salazar, Mark Mayham, Christian Oviedo and Timothy Looper.

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

$10

8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.

 

Wine Down Wednesday

with Ally Martinez

The Gremlin, 322 S. 16th St. - McAllen

10 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

Stone Enjoy by 4.20.19

IPA Release

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

6 p.m.

 

Gardening for Wildlife

Community will learn first-hand about creating a wildlife-friendly garden, which plants attract different types of animals and more. With tips by horticulturist Sylvia Barr.

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

$5

9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

 

Freetail Pint Night

Featuring Bat Outta Helles

Grain to Glass, 5921 N. 23rd – McAllen

6 p.m.

 

Leadership McAllen Board Q&A

In Search of New Board Members

Bodega Tavern & Kitchen, 2901 N. 10th St. - McAllen

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

 

Mayor's Prayer Breakfast

This inaugural event will bring spiritual awareness to growing community. Hosted by Mayor Richard Molina. Featuring Father Greg Labus of St. Joseph and Pastor David Alexander of First Baptist Church.

Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance, 118 Paseo del Prado Ave. - Edinburg

9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

 

THUR

APRIL 4

 

Taste McAllen 2019

A celebration of McAllen's top chefs and restaurants. Including a grand tasting of spirits, wine and craft beer.

McAllen Convention Center Oval Park – McAllen

$50

7 p.m.

 

BFA Graphic Design Exhibition – UTRGV

20 students will present their artwork

2412 Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Bird Collisions

by Analisa Henrichson, Beyond the Impact.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Feared & Revered Reception

STC Art Department presents an art exhibition featuring works by Angela Fox. Fox will give an artist talk and answer questions regarding her artwork.

South Texas College, 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Dark Horse Kid

with Lazer Hog and Left on the Shelf

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

$10

8 p.m. - 1 a.m.

 

Family Unity Day of Action

A rally and vigil hosted by RAICES, Texas Civil Rights Project, RGV Equal Voice Network and LUPE.

Archer Park, 101 N. Broadway – McAllen

6:30 p.m.

 

Edinburg Chamber Power Punch at Lunch

A social networking event where presenters will explain property taxes and answer questions.

Edinburg Chamber, 602 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Penguin Highway Screening

A viewing of the Japanese animated film.

IMAS, 1900 W. Nolana Ave. - McAllen

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

FRI

APRIL 5

 

Art Walk

A showcase of 3-D artworks by McAllen ISD Students.

McAllen Stained Glass, 800 N. Main St. Ste. 400 – McAllen

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Art Walk

First Friday of every month, Main Street galleries open for art awareness. Through art walk, McAllen paves the way for artists to express and promote awareness in appreciation of all art and culture.

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

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Chayanne “Desde el Alma Tour”

Bert Ogden Arena

4900 S. I69 C – Edinburg

$76 - $146

8 p.m.

 

Craft & Crates

Join La Chulita Vinyl Club along with representatives of several craft breweries.

The Gremlin, 322 S. 16th St. - McAllen

10 p.m.

 

The 3Bs

Beatles, Brahms & Beethoven, presented by the Valley Symphony Orchestra.

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

$40 - $60

8 p.m.

 

Tacos, Margaritas & Improv Under the Tower

Improvisation by iTheater at the Tower actors performing a series of games and scenes all based on audience suggestions.

iTheater at the Tower, 120 S. Kansas Ave. - Weslaco

$15 - $20

7 p.m.

 

SAT

APRIL 6

 

Songbirds

A migration sensation, this edition learn about songbirds, how to identify them and where to look for them.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 

RGV Toros vs New Mexico United

HEB Park

1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

Tickets start at $9

7 p.m.

 

Flute & Clarinet Festival

featuring Jose Valentino (Flute), Giovanni Perez (flute) and Jose Franch – Ballester (Clarinet).

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

Free

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

 

Species at Stake

Photo exhibit, light refreshments will be served.

Speer Memorial Library, 801 E. 12th St. - Mission

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 

A Night at the Brew-seum

Now in their 11th year, the event features an extensive list of craft beer paired with cuisine from several restaurants from the area. For tickets by phone call (956) 681-2800. The event features four tiers of tickets. Ticket prices will go up day of event.

IMAS 1900 W. Nolana Ave. - McAllen

$100 VIP, $75 GA, $60 Memebers, $50 DD

 

 

SUN

APRIL 7

 

Sunday Speaker Series

Mexicana, Chicana, Latina Activism with Maritza De La Trinidad. The presentation will highlight the various ways Mexicanas provided the leadership to improve conditions for communities.

Museum of South Texas History, 200 N. Closner Blvd. - Edinburg

Included with the price of admission

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Tres Lagos Farmers Market

Seasonal fruits and veggies on sale, live music, food trucks and more.

Tres Lagos, 4350 Tres Lagos Blvd. - McAllen

2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

 

The Palms Awards 2019

An award show for high school theater.

McAllen Performing Arts Center – McAllen

$8 - $25

7 p.m.

 

MON

APRIL 8

 

Night of Percussion

Student Ensemble Series

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

$5

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.

 

TUE

APRIL 9

 

Get to Know Your Library

An informative session regarding what the Edinburg Library has to offer.

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

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

 

Mark Ramirez (percussion)

performing original compositions as well as works by Gordon Stout, Nathan Daughtrey, Jason Mitchell and more.

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

Free

7 p.m.

 

Cinderella

Rodgers + Hammerstein's Tony Award-winning broadway musical presents a contemporary take on the classic tale.

McAllen Performing Arts Center – McAllen

$55 - $80

7:30 p.m.