Weekly events from April 10 – April 17


April 10

Wednesday Night Comedy

Patrick Sirois headlines, with host Sonia Trevino and special guests Mitch Mekulsia, Freddy G Nino and Jesse Lopez

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


8:30 p.m.

Destihl Brewery Wild Sour Series

A couple Gose style beers and a dry-hopped sour ale. Free glass with first pour.

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

6 p.m.

Battle of the Bombshells

Southern Star and 5×5 go heads up with with their bombshells.

Nuri McAllen, 7600 N. 10th St. – McAllen

6 p.m.


April 11

Lunar Heart Album Release Show

with special guests Jackie Rose (Royal Angst), Ruben Farias, Vonn Shweetz, The Shakes and Yruama

Yerberia Cultura, 613 S. 17thSt. – McAllen

8 p.m. – 12 a.m.

South Texas College Art Gallery

presents alumni Carmen Castillo & Gabriela Cantu. The celebrates alumni who began their journey at STC and continue to make an impact on the area.

3700 W. Military Hwy – McAllen

6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Buenas Tardes Luncheon

with Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez will discuss his vision for business in Hidalgo County.

Cimarron Country Club, 1200 S. Shary Rd. – Mission


11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Parenting Your Cyber Teen

Parents of Jr. High and High School students, teachers and counselors will learn about parental navigation, awareness & protection, secret language of teens and how to talk to teens about all things cyber.

McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd. – McAllen

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.


April 12

Cello Festival Artists Recital

Guest Artist series featuring Dr. Steven Balderston, Dr. Minna Rose Chung, Dr. Tido Janssen, Patrick Hopkins, Efrain Munguia and Erin Tovar.

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


7 p.m.

Sophomore Recital

Mike Garcia & John Schmidt. Woodwind students of Dr. Michael Gersten.

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. – McAllen

7:30 p.m.

Leadership Edinburg Fundraiser

Join Leadership Edinburg Class 30 where 10 percent of purchases at University Draft House will raise funds for their class project which include scholarships and an art mural at the recycling center.

University Draft House, 2405 w. University – Edinburg

11 a.m. – 8 p.m.


April 13

Geology Rocks

Explore the earth and components from it, view rocks and minerals up close, salts and geodes. The UTRGV Geology Club will host the program.

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands, 714 S. Raul Longoria – Edinburg


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

RGVFC Toros vs OKC Energy FC

HEB Park

1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. – Edinburg

7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Record Store Day

Soundstream Records will have a vinyl market in support of local wax vendors. Bring some vinyl to show off trade with one another.

Grain to Glass, 5921 N. 23rd – McAllen

6 p.m. – 1 a.m.

6th Annual Pints for Paws

beer and music fest

Town Lake at Firemen’s Park, 201 N. 1st St. – McAllen


5 p.m.


McAllen performing Arts Center

801 Convention Center Blvd.

$35 – $150

8 p.m.

Community Fest Car Show 2019

Custom, classic, street rod & muscle

434 W. Palma Vista Dr. – Palmview


This Is Too Difficult (Laredo)

with Innocent Android, GLARE, Worst Behavior, Gesture, Left on the Shelf & TV Flesh

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


8:30 p.m. doors

Loteria for Literacy

A South Texas Literacy Coalition Fundraiser

The Social Club, 205 Conquest Blvd. – Edinburg


2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Record Store Day

Karbach Tap Takeover, a Karbach bluetooth record player will be given away. BBH Variants will be released.

Roosevelt’s at 7, 821 N. Main St. – McAllen

5 p.m.

RGV Hot Air Balloon Festival & Polo Match

Hosted by the Victory Cup

Springfest Park Polo Field, 3397 S. 23rd St. – McAllen

$5 – $22

7 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Sunset Live

Featuring bands The Adult Kids, Shake Yo’ Brass, Rockstar Denied, Kobe Patterson, Dirty Motel. The event will also feature food trucks and an artisan market.

McAllen Convention Center – McAllen

5 p.m. – 9 p.m.


April 14

Cello Festival Ensemble Concert

Performance of the 200 participants of the cello festival will perform in six cello ensembles presenting originals and arrangements of music from old classics to recent popular contemporary music.

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


3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.


April 15

Scott Roeder (TUBA)

will perform a recital with Dr. Breden Kinsella that will include music by Robert Schumann, Roland Szentpali, Bruce Broughton and others.

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


7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Martini Monday Mixer

for prospective members of Junior League of McAllen.

Radisson Hotel McAllen, 2721 S. 10th St. – McAllen

7 p.m. – 9 p.m.


April 16

Preserved Moments

UVAL Members’ Photography Exhibition.

Upper Valley Art League, 921 E. 12th St. – Mission

7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Sophomore Percussion Recital

Andrew Peynado & Rene Peynado

STC Cooper Center, 3200 Pecan Blvd. – McAllen

7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

HWNT – RGV April Dinner

Guest speakers include Adriana Diaz and Marissa Gonzalez using Reiki, Crystals, Chakras and essential oils.

Double Tree by Hilton, 1800 S. 2nd St. – McAllen

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

NHPO – RGV April

Business Networking event.

Nuri, 7600 N. 10th St. – McAllen

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Townhall Discussion

featuring Lt. Col. Allen West, former member of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Hidalgo County GOP, 1109 W. Nolana Ave. Ste. 306 – McAllen

6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.