Harpoon Beer Dinner, Tuesday 7-9pm, Roosevelt’s at 7. A five course meal paired with beers from New England’s Harpoon Brewery. $55 per person, reservations required (call 956-928-1994).
Menopause The Musical, Tuesday 8pm, Harlingen Municipal Auditorium. Tickets start at $37 for this musical comedy. One time only performance.
WILD 1st International Animation Festival, Tuesday 8pm, STC Pecan Campus – Building D. STC’s Writers in Literary Discussion group presents a new festival featuring animation from all over the world. $1 admission.
Pachanga: A Latino Dance Comedy, Wednesday & Thursday 7:30pm, Albert L Jeffers Theatre (UTPA, Edinburg). This play was such a hit over the summer that it’s back for a fall run. It includes 22 dancers and a live band!
Valley Fire, Wednesday 10pm, Simon Sez. Costello, Land Locked Pirates and JB Stills perform. $3 cover, 21+.
Butterflies and Insects, Thursday 3-4:30pm, Edinburg World Birding Center. The center’s weekly, rotating series of nature walks continues. Included in regular admission. Reservations required: 956-381-9922.
“Arte de la Frontera II” Opening Reception, Thursday 6-8pm, IMAS. The Texas Biennial artist group brings a collection of independent work to south Texas. Included in general admission.
“Nothing to Declare but the Clothes on our Backs” Art Exhibition, Thursday 6-8pm, STC Pecan Campus Library. Opening reception for the collaborative art exhibition by Phyllis Evans, David Freeman and Leila Hernandez. Free and open to the public.
Hispanic Hertiage Month: Viva Mexico, Thursday 6-8pm, Sekula Memorial Library (Edinburg). Traditional Mexican dances will be performed by the troupe Conceptos Entidad Dancistica.
Zombie Survival Program, Thursday 6-8pm, Edinburg WBC. This session is entitled “Eat or Die – How to Survive & Thrive in the Wilderness.” Free, but registration required: 956-381-9922.
VSO Concert I – Great Symphony, Thursday 8pm, Edinburg Conference Center. The first concert of the 2013-14 Valley Symphony Orchestra season kicks off with celebrated flutist Dr. Krista Jobson. Tickets start at $20.
Gypsy, Thursday 8pm, Camille Playhouse (Brownsville). The classic Broadway musical comes to Brownsville’s historic theater. Tickets: $20 adults/$12 students/$7 kids.
Ideophonic, Thursday 10pm, The Hop Shop (Harlingen). Wakening Phase and more guests will also perform. No cover.
The Young Maths / The Rotten Mangos, Thursday 10pm, The Flying Walrus. With The Dandy Heat and Cutters. No cover, 21+.
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