Weekly Events from April 17 - April 23

WED

April 17

 

Wednesday Night Comedy

Blame the Comic headlines, with host Rudy Barba and special guests Mario Superstar Salazar, Rick Cano and Joseph Soto.

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

$10 door / $5 online

8:30 p.m.

 

7th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Prizes, moon jumps, goodies and more. Hosted by the City of Penitas.

1111 S. Main St. - Penitas

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Wednesday Bird & Nature Walk

Join a staff naturalist for a one-mile walk to explore birds, butterflies and plants. To date, 225 species of birds have been documented onsite.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W. Business 83 – McAllen

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

 

Sunset Yoga

The program is designed to provide any person with the benefits of yoga practice.

McAllen Nature Center, 4101 W. Business 83 – McAllen

7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Welcome to the RGV Lorelei Brewing

A tap takeover to welcome the Corpus Christi brewery.

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

6 p.m.

 

THURS

April 18

 

Code Academy

Technology Integration in the Classroom. A presentation for educators wanting to integrate more technology in the classroom but do not know where to start.

Code RGV, 601 N. Main St. - ste. B – McAllen

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Maximum Collision

Metalcore Phenomenons Shattered Sun vs Texas Outlaw Music Kings Whiskey D.

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

7 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

$3 Thursday

UTRGV Baseball hosts California Baptist. General admission tickets and most concession stand items will be $3 or less.

UTRGV Baseball Stadium, 920 N. Sugar Rd. - Edinburg

7 p.m.

 

Lorelei Brewery Pint Night

Four beers to be tapped from the Corpus Christi brewery.

University Drafthouse, 2405 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

7 p.m.

 

Mitch Sternberg

presents Saving the Texas Ocelot. A native of the Lower RGV and has worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for 20 years in South Texas. Presentation will include the ecology of the ocelot and the challenges that face its continued existence.

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

FRI

April 19

 

Patriot Day Program

The inaugural event will mark the day the first battle of the Revolutionary War was fought between the colonists and British forces. This will be an informative program for the entire family.

Veterans War Memorial of Texas, 3129 Frank Plummer Dr. – McAllen

10 a.m.

 

The Rovers

El Vaquero's Hangout

5704 S. FM 494 – Granjeno

3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Friday Bird & Nature Walk

Join a staff naturalist for a one-mile walk to explore birds, butterflies and plants.

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

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

 

Gary Hobbs

Prims Place Live – Far West Rodeo

741 Main St. - Alamo

8 p.m.

 

Food Park Unplugged

Featuring City Jam Band with over 20 vendors and food trucks.

McAllen Food Park, 10 N. Broadway – McAllen

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Just Another Art Show

Featuring local artists, beer, tacos and music

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

8 p.m. - 12 a.m.

 

SAT

April 20

 

Cascaron!

Decorate Easter eggs with material provided by the museum. Blank cascarones will be sold $2 per dozen.

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

Free admission from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

9 a.m.

 

A Brief History of Whooping Cranes

A lecture by Wayne Williams, the TexNEP program director on the causes of near extinction and the tireless conservation efforts of many to see restoration to current numbers and ongoing management.

Mission Historical Museum, 900 Doherty Ave. - Mission

11 a.m.

 

Easter Celebration

Egg Hunt, bingo and a movie. Free popcorn included.

Hidalgo Pumphouse Museum and WBC, 902 S. 2nd St. - Hidalgo

4 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Bunny Bash

The museum with have flower dissections and bunny art. There will also be an egg hunt at 10:15 a.m. while supplies last. Bring a basket.

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

Included with price of admission

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

STXSD Music Festival 2019

Benefit for Trooper Moises Sanchez with a lineup of bands, beer, food trucks and charity auctions.

5x5 Brewing Co. 801 Bryan Rd. - Mission

$10 suggested donation

2 p.m. - 12 a.m.

 

4/20 Fest

Comedy by Raymond Orta, Mario Superstar Salazar and more

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

$20

8 p.m.

 

Orienteering

Learn about cardinal points and navigate through the gardens with a compass.

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands WBC, 714 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 

Toddler Playdates

Introduce toddlers to the outdoors through interactive play, learning and creativity. Program theme will be Nature's Colors

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands WBC, 714 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

$2 per toddler

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

 

RGV Toros vs Las Vegas Lights

HEB Park

1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. - Edinburg

8 p.m.

 

Hop Hop Hurray Grilling Event

Hosted by HEB, the event will feature an Easter Egg hunt. First 200 people get a free ticket to RGV Toros game. Up to 1,000 prizes will be given away. Dogs are welcome.

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

4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

SUN

April 21

 

Happy Easter

 

MON

April 22

 

Sunset Yoga

A yoga program designed to provide any person with the benefits of yoga practice.

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

7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Student Voice Recital

Taylor Mettlach and Rachel Walzer.

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

7:30 p.m.

 

Ay Mariposa Rio Grande Valley

A screening of a new documentary about the border wall with a panel discussion featuring women from the film.

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

6:30 p.m.

 

TUES

April 23

 

The Invisible Man

A screening of the 1933 science fiction thriller.

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

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Annual Juried Student Exhibition

A juror will select work for the exhibit and select works for prizes.

STC Art Gallery, 3201 Pecan Blvd. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.