July Spirits Tasting, Tuesday 7pm, Colletti’s (Harlingen). 360 Martinis will be sampled. Presale tickets (by 6/29) are $10, $15 at the door. Seating is limited, reservations suggested.
Edinburg Roadrunners vs. McAllen Thunder, Tuesday-Friday 7:05pm, Edinburg Baseball Stadium. Tickets start at $6 for adults, $5 for kids/seniors/military.
CHACHALACA Volunteer Mornings, Wednesday & Friday 8-11am, Quinta Mazatlan. The summer will be over before you know it. Whether you need hours or just enjoy nature, volunteer!
4th Annual RGV Top Chef Kick-off Party for March of Dimes, Wednesday 5:30-8:30pm, House Wine & Bistro. Complimentary appetizers. Benefiting the March of Dimes Foundation Texas Chapter-McAllen.
UTB Guitar Group presents Seven Guitars, Wednesday 7:30pm, Half Moon Saloon (Brownsville). The UTB musicians will perform “high energy acoustic guitar music” of various styles. $5 donation.
Fists of South Texas Presents: Double Book Release Party, Wednesday 8pm, The Traveller Dine Bar & Gastropub. Brian Allen Carr celebrates the release of his poetry book “Edie & the Low-Hung Hands” and Edward Vidaurre does the same for his book ” I Took My Barrio on a Road Trip.” An open mic round-robin, including readings from both books, will also be part of the evening.
2nd Annual Summer Night With Friends, Thursday 6-9pm, Art Village on Main. This fundraiser will feature food, music, auctions and more. Benefits the Palmer Drug Abuse Program. Tickets are $50.
Opening Reception: “Dialogue with Art”, Thursday 6-8pm, IMAS. A variety of new art donations will be highlighted. Included in general admission.
Doublespeak: An Original Play with Music, Thursday & Friday 7:30pm, UTPA Library Media Theater (Edinburg). Thirteen O’Clock Theatre presents this original play, built on improv and dealing with questions and issues we face in the Valley every day. Presale tickets are $7 ($10 at the door).
Chicago: The Musical presented by All Star Theatre, Thursday & Friday 8pm, PSJA HS PAC (San Juan). The smash Broadway musical comes to the RGV. GA tickets are $15.
Rock Angels Unplugged: Never Buried, Thursday 9pm, Cypress Lounge. With Stillborne and Ratchet Dolls. Free.