NOTHING, Culture Abuse, Monday 7pm, Yerberia Cultura. With special guests Wrong and Dispirit. All ages.
Brewmstick Launch Party, Tuesday 6-9pm, Jitterz Coffee Bar (Mission). The local coffee bar released their own bottled cold drip coffee.
RGV Summer Playdates, Wednesday 10am-noon, North McAllen Splashpad. The last of a weekly series of playdates for local moms and kids. Free.
Theology on Tap, Wednesday 7-9pm, Schneider’s German Gasthaus & Beergarden. Bishop Daniel Flores of the Catholic Diocese of Brownsville hosts a discussion of faith over a few beers. Free.
Spite / Bodysnatchers, Thursday 6pm, Sofie’s SS Saloon. With local guests Bloodlines, Ricin and more. All ages.
Wild Style 2, Thursday 10pm, The Flying Walrus. Hip hop and live music showcase featuring Mic Melt, Caldo Frio, Dr. Moon Rabbit, Anti and more.
Texas Cook’Em: High Steaks in Edinburg, Friday & Saturday, Edinburg Municipal Park. The only IBCA & SCA sanctioned steak cook-off in south Texas. In addition to the cookoff, there’s live music, family fun, fireworks and more.
Fashion Re-Purposed: For Thrift’s Sake, Friday 7pm, McAllen Creative Incubator. A fashion show featuring local designers re-purposing donated clothing and showing off their looks on the runway, a competition similar to TV’s Project Runway. Benefits Mujeres Unidas. Free.
Yumi Zouma (New Zealand), Friday 8pm, Yerberia Cultura.
Ying Yang Twins, Friday 9pm, DT Lounge. Get ready to shake it like a salt shaker. The aughts-era rap duo returns to the Valley for a downtown show. Tickets are $25, call 956-534-8191.
Independence Day 10K, Saturday 7:30am, Rancho Viejo Resort & Country Club.
Stars & Stripes 5K, Saturday 7:30am, Pepsi Park Sports Complex (Mission).
CollectorMania IV, Saturday 11am-5:30pm, McAllen Public Library. Vendors, cosplay, raffles, video game tournaments and more family fun. Free admission.
4th Annual Harlingen Freedom Fest, Saturday 5-10pm, Lon C. Hill Park (Harlingen). Texas country star Aaron Watson headlines, plus fireworks, food and kids’ games. Free family-friendly event.
Los Skagaleros EP Release, Saturday 9pm, Yerberia Cultura. The local ska band releases their first EP, with guests Fantastico, The Follies and more. $5, all ages.
Life In Color, Sunday 6pm, State Farm Arena. Steve Aoki, Yellow Claw, Ghastly and David Solano perform.
Roger Creager, Sunday 8pm, Your Place Restaurant & Entertainment Center (Edinburg). Texas country plus local guests Whiskey D.