Drawing Classes, Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm, McAllen Creative Incubator. Resident artist and teacher Alma Casso offers weekly classes at the Incubator. Start any time. $80 per month. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 956-507-0414 for more information.
26th Annual McAllen International Travel Show, Wednesday 9am-8pm & Thursday 9am-4pm, McAllen Convention Center. An artisan expo, food, live entertainment and more are a part of this annual convention. Free.
Wednesday Night Comedy, 8pm, Cine El Rey. Live comedy featuring talents from out of town and locals, every week.
Ghost Police (SA), Wednesday 9pm, Simon Sez. Punk takes over Simon’s. Deep Woods, Baseborn, Daggra and Greyson also perform. $3 cover, 21+
Pharrmers Market, Thursday 4-7pm, Food Bank of the RGV. The Valley’s newest weekly farmer’s market kicks off their new year this week.
Nature Speaker Series, Thursday 6-7pm, Quinta Mazatlan. This week’s talk is “A Tour of Italy Cooking” with Chef Mark Deckard. $3 entry.
Keepin’ It Rio Art Walk, Thursday 6-9pm, La Borde House (Rio Grande City). Rescheduled from 1/2 due to weather.
Costello / Audrey Scott (Sick/Sea), 9pm, The Flying Walrus. McAllen’s own original country rockers plus the frontwoman of rising indie rock darlings Sick/Sea. Last Call has been added to the lineup as well. No cover, 21+.
Rancho Lomitas, Friday 7:30am-3:30pm, Edinburg WBC. The center will lead a tour of this Rio Grande City area brushland. $20 members/$25 non-members. Reservations required: call 956-381-9922.
“A Vibrant Heritage” Mexican Artist Expo, Friday noon-8pm, McAllen Creative Incubator. Traditional art, crafts, clothing, food and more in this extension of the International Travel Show. It will also be open Saturday & Sunday.
Check out the Weekly Live Music page to find out which local restaurants, bars and other venues are hosting live music on any given night.