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Jul
24
Mon
Shark Week Celebration @ International Museum of Art & Science
Jul 24 – Jul 30 all-day
Shark Week Celebration @ International Museum of Art & Science | McAllen | Texas | United States

Shark-themed art, workshops and a sale at the gift shop are happening all week at IMAS.

Art Studio: Shark fin hats and shark origami
BioZone: Shark teeth exploration and create your own shark tooth impressions.
S.O.S.: Explore shark migration with special presentations.
*Shark Week is included in the price of general admission. Free for IMAS Members.
Gift Shop Sale: 10% OFF Total Purchase
*Gift Shop Sale only during Shark Week.

Jul
28
Fri
NWA Wrestling Revolution @ Cine El Rey
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jul
29
Sat
IMAS Summer Robotics Workshops @ International Museum of Art & Science
Jul 29 all-day
IMAS Summer Robotics Workshops @ International Museum of Art & Science | McAllen | Texas | United States

IMAS is offering classes for ages 4 and up as well as ages 9 and up during the summer. $2 members, $9 for non-members.

IMAS Summer Robotics Workshops offer learners of all ages the opportunity to explore the world of robotics with hands-on learning experiences.

Junior Robotics: Ages 4 and up
2:00pm – 3:30pm
June 29, July 8 and August 12
Explore the foundations of robotics and engineering design as we drive real robots on a course and explore the basic principles of programming.

Robotic Tech: Ages 9 and up
2:00pm – 3:30 pm
June 17 and July 29
Learn about water pollution and the importance of conservation as we build and drive an underwater ROV robot!

$2 Members, $9 Non-Members
*Includes price of General Admission.
Space is limited. Please RSVP today by calling us at (956) 681-2800.

Brownsville Farmers Market @ 6th St & Harrison, Brownsville
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Market at McAllen @ McAllen Public Library
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jul
30
Sun
IMAS Studio Sundays @ International Museum of Art & Science
Jul 30 all-day
IMAS Studio Sundays @ International Museum of Art & Science | McAllen | Texas | United States

IMAS extends the fun this summer with one hour monthly art workshops exploring a different topic each time. Included in regular admission.

Dive into the world of fine art during these one-hour workshops! These workshops are perfect for learners of all ages and skill levels.

WATERCOLOR DRAWING (June 25)
Explore the world of superheroes as we create comic book art using pen and watercolor paint.

MOSAICS (July 30)
Learn the process of creating mosaics. Create your own mosaic of a fish to take home.

BOTANICAL PRINTMAKING (August 27)
Get inspired by the summer flowers throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Learn about the process of printmaking as we create botanical prints.

LANDSCAPE PAINTING (September 17)
Discover the process of creating one of the most popular painting subjects: landscape. Learn the tips and tricks used by artists when working with acrylic paint as you create your own Valley-inspired landscape painting.

*Space is limited.
*Included in the price of General Admission.
*Free for IMAS Members.
RSVP today by calling (956) 681-2800.

Aug
3
Thu
Stars and Skies Mysteries @ International Museum of Art & Science
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stars and Skies Mysteries @ International Museum of Art & Science | McAllen | Texas | United States

Explore the night skies and current space-related events with the whole family at IMAS. Included in general admission.

Looking for some summer night fun? Start with IMAS popular Stars & Skies Parties as we explore the evening skies above Rio Grande Valley. IMAS Stars & Skies Parties encourage our community to learn about space science and technology through special activities and programs designed around night sky observations, current space events, and much more. This year IMAS will be hosting the Stars & Skies Parties on June 8th, July 6th, and August 3rd from 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

Everyone is invited to participate! The Starts & Skies Parties are included with general admission. This year IMAS will continue the tradition with special Science On a Sphere presentations, its popular Inside the Dome-Planetarium shows, and hands-on science experiments from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Join IMAS for the final part of the Stars & Skies Parties, stargazing outside on the IMAS front lawn from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

IMAS invites you to bring out your lawn chairs, telescope, or binoculars, so you can share your astronomy knowledge with others or use IMAS’ equipment as you observe under dark, star-filled skies. If you know nothing about astronomy, bring your curiosity!

Each party is a unique and new adventure! On June 8th, we will explore the planets as we will travel through the solar system, learn more about what makes our planets unique, discover the composition of Saturn’s rings and explore the storm on Jupiter! On July 6th, we will explore the ancient superheroes in the sky, learn more about some of the most famous constellations including Hercules, Orion, and more! You will also discover the ways ancient heroes inspire the famous superheroes of modern times. On August 3rd, join us as we explore the science behind the total eclipse occurring August 21st with exciting hands-on activities. Discover the different types of eclipses and what they look like here on the Earth.

For additional information check our website and come out to IMAS Stars & Skies Parties! Best of all, it’s free for IMAS Members. General admission $7/Adult; $5/Senior or Student with ID; $4/Child (4-12). Ask about our Museums for All program. For more information, please call (956) 681-2800 or visit www.theimasonline.org.

Aug
4
Fri
NWA Wrestling Revolution @ Cine El Rey
Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Aug
5
Sat
Brownsville Farmers Market @ 6th St & Harrison, Brownsville
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jackson Street Market Days @ 4th & Commerce, downtown Harlingen
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Market at McAllen @ McAllen Public Library
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
11
Fri
NWA Wrestling Revolution @ Cine El Rey
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Aug
12
Sat
IMAS Summer Robotics Workshops @ International Museum of Art & Science
Aug 12 all-day
IMAS Summer Robotics Workshops @ International Museum of Art & Science | McAllen | Texas | United States

IMAS is offering classes for ages 4 and up as well as ages 9 and up during the summer. $2 members, $9 for non-members.

IMAS Summer Robotics Workshops offer learners of all ages the opportunity to explore the world of robotics with hands-on learning experiences.

Junior Robotics: Ages 4 and up
2:00pm – 3:30pm
June 29, July 8 and August 12
Explore the foundations of robotics and engineering design as we drive real robots on a course and explore the basic principles of programming.

Robotic Tech: Ages 9 and up
2:00pm – 3:30 pm
June 17 and July 29
Learn about water pollution and the importance of conservation as we build and drive an underwater ROV robot!

$2 Members, $9 Non-Members
*Includes price of General Admission.
Space is limited. Please RSVP today by calling us at (956) 681-2800.

Brownsville Farmers Market @ 6th St & Harrison, Brownsville
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Market at McAllen @ McAllen Public Library
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm