An events calendar from April 24 - April 30

Wednesday

April 24

 

Foreigner

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$52 - $116

8 p.m.

 

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

The group provides support, friendship and an opportunity to discuss obstacles and victories.

5403 Doctors Dr. - Edinburg

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Kitty Committee Meeting

The meeting will feature presentations by experienced staff and fosters on raising and saving kittens.

The Laurie P. Andrews PAWS Center, 2451 N. US 281 – Edinburg

Free

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Rupture Pint Night

Odell's Rupture Fresh Grind IPA, free glass with first pour.

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

6 p.m.

 

UTRGV Symphony Orchestra

The concert will include repertoire by Rimsky-Korsakov, Wagner, Sarasate and Dvorak.

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

$5

7 p.m.

 

Cinco de Mammo Girls Night Out

A donation at the door will go to the auxiliary for the purchase of head scarfs for patients in the oncology unit at STHS McAllen. Meet the STHS Staff and learn about mammography screenings.

Salome, 1409, N. Main St. - McAllen

$5

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Thursday

April 25

 

9th Annual MPU Night Out

Learn about the 13 water and wastewater departments within McAllen Public Utility. There will be interactive booths, entertainment, food, fun and games.

Boys & Girls Club Roney Center, 4501 N. 34th St. - McAllen

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Opening Reception Poetry Festival

The anthology release for the 12th Annual Rio Grande Valley Int'l Poetry Festival.

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

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Metal Monthly

Vonn Sweetz, Error, Suicide Drive, Abyssium and Worst Behavior

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

9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

 

UTRGV Farmer's Market

Baked goods, organic fresh produce and herbs, lunch meals, herbal teas, local honey, bamboo toothbrushes and more.

UTRGV Student Union, 1201 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

I&E Network

The McALlen Chamber of Commerce will have a discussion on the Innovation Grant Awards and the Business Plan Competition.

McAllen Chamber of Commerce, 1200 Ash Ave. - McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Beer School 101

St. Arnold's Brewing will feature their full line along with some specialty brew.

HEB, 2700 W. Freddy Gonzalez – Edinburg

Free

6:30 p.m.

 

National Poetry Month Lecture Series

Traci Brimhall, author of Saudade, Our Lady of the Ruins and Rookery.

South Texas College Library, 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. Building F – McAllen

Free

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Friday

April 26

 

The 28th Annual Rotary Crawfish Boil

featuring Randy Rogers Band

Las Palmas Race Park, 9809 N. Taylor Rd. - Mission

$75

6:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

The Rovers

El Vaquero's Hangout

5704 S. FM 494 – Granjeno

3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Boat & Fish Town Lake

Bring the family and pedal boat, kayak or stand-up paddleboard

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

4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Family Movie Night / Market Day

Performances by band, folklorico, cheerleaders and steppers. Free screening of Incredibles 2.

LBJ Middle School, 500 E. Sioux Rd. - Pharr

5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

 

UTRGV Wind Orchestra

Student Ensemble Series

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

$5

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

 

NoVariety

Performances from Dr. Moonrabbit, Cartel Baby, Sick Rick, E-MC, South Side Baby, Yung Grim, TV Flesh.

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

$5

9 p.m.

 

Kendra Scott gives back to Trooper Sanchez

Kendra Scott will be donating 20 percent of all merchandise that is sold between 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. to the Sanchez Family.

Kendra Scott, 2200 S. 10th St. - La Plaza Mall – McAllen

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

VIPF Poetry Slam Night

Youth, adult poetry slams, readings by UTRGV students and faculty and music performances.

Brick Fire Pizza, 704 E. Griffin Pkwy – Mission

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

South Texas Comic Con 2019

The event will run from Friday through Sunday with a VIP only Opening Ceremony. Friday and Saturday the event will end at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 6 p.m. Some talent includes William Shatner, Freddie Prinze Jr. and Mark Paul Gosselaar.

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$10 - $55

 

Saturday

April 27

 

Estoy en el Rincon

A two act, bilingual play. A strong drama, comedy with nine local actors that deals with the negative consequences of alcohol and substance abuse.

Pharr Community Theater, 213 W. Newcombe Ave. - Pharr

$8 - $10

7 p.m.

 

Choral Spring Concert

This all A Cappella concert will include standard European classical repertoire as well as selections by many living composers from around the world.

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

$5

7 p.m.

 

Poetry Pachanga XIII

The 12th Annual Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival will have a free night of poetry, music and art.

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

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Saturday Morning Art Making

Open to all adults and teens, all materials will be provided and all artistic skill levels accepted.

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

$10

9:30 a.m.

 

Nature Walk

Join John Brush, Urban Ecologist for a walk to explore the birds of the RGV

Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr. - McAllen

$3

8:30 a.m.

 

Operation Military Kids Day

Speical hands-on activities, entertainment, food trucks and more. Free admission to first 50 military families.

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

Included with price of admission

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

2019 Series Bullriding Opener

The first event of a four event series.

Circle B Bucking Arena, 14508 N. Exp. 281 – Edinburg

$10 adults, $5 kids 5-12, Under 5 free.

5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Operation Clean Sweep

Help Keep Pharr beautiful

Jones Box Park, W Rose Ave. - Pharr

8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

 

Q2 Park & Pour – Car Show

The event will be in conjunction with the City of Mission Roundup event.

5x5 Brewing Co., 801 N. Bryan Rd. Ste. 174 – Mission

10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Cool City Celebration

Celebrate Earth Day, Arbor Day, Walk-N-Rolla, National Community Development Week and Stormwater Awareness Week.

Edinburg City Hall, 415 W. University Dr. - Edinburg

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Sunday

April 28

 

Free Family Sunday Funday

The Free Family Sunday Funday program will enable the museum to increase its accessibility and impact on the community in positive ways by providing access to exhibits, education programs and unique cultural experiences.

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

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

 

Art in the Park

McAllen Nature Center

4101 W. Bus. 83 – McAllen

7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

 

Monday

April 29

 

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.

 

Tuesday

April 30

 

Tom Jones

McAllen Performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd. - McAllen

$45 - $121

8 p.m.

 

Mr Twin Sister

w/ Sateen, Shari & Moni

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

$14

7 p.m.