The Jelly Jar: Book Presentation & Reading by Author Richard Sanchez, Tuesday 6-8pm, Sekula Memorial Library (Edinburg). Free.
Shiner Beer Dinner, Tuesday 7-9pm, Roosevelt’s at 7. Every month, the restaurant does a special five course dinner paired with the craft beers they’re known for. $55 per person, reservations required: 956-928-1994.
RGV Top Chef, Wednesday 6-10pm, Embassy Suites McAllen. The annual March of Dimes benefit returns with the best chefs in the RGV facing off. Call 1-800-580-3256 for tickets.
UTB Patron of the Arts Series, Wednesday 7:15pm, UTB Arts Center (Brownsville). Mezzo-soprano Margaret Lattimore will perform.
Butterfly Gardening, Thursday 3-4:30pm, Edinburg World Birding Center. Learn the secrets of attractive butterflies to your backyard. Included in regular admission, reservations required: 956-381-9922.
Pharrmers Market, Thursday 4-7pm, Food Bank of the RGV. This new, weekly farmer’s market just opened last month.
Ladies Night Out, Thursday 5-8pm, La Antigua Revilla (Edinburg). The RGV Hispanic COC presents a night of shopping, fashion, cocktails and more. Tickets: $25.
Art for Autism: Live Painting & Auction, Thursday 5:30-8:30pm, Yoko’s Sushi. Local artist Anthony Rivera creates a live painting. Happy hour deals all night.
Nature Speaker Series, Thursday 6-7pm, Quinta Mazatlan. The World’s Worst Invasives is the topic this week, lead by Dr. John Goolsby, USDA. Included in regular admission.
Daddy’s Dyin’: Who’s Got The Will?, Thursday-Saturday 7pm (Sunday 2pm), STC Cooper Theatre. A production of the Del Shores comedy/drama. Tickets range from $5-10 for STC Theatre productions.
Sesame Street “Can’t Stop Singing”, Thursday & Friday 7pm (plus Friday 10:30am), State Farm Arena. Also running two shows daily on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets start at $15.
3rd Annual AMA Winter Fashion Show, Thursday 9:30pm, Opera Teatro Bar. UTPA’s student marketing group brings a seasonal fashion show to Opera.
Johnny Mac & The Dead-End Cadets, Thursday 10pm, The Flying Walrus. With The Dandy Heat and more TBA. No cover, 21+.
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