Trick or Treat at MPL, Tuesday 3-7pm, McAllen Public Library. Candy, prize and more free fun for all ages. Costumes welcome.
IMAS Young Adventurer Early Childhood Days 2017-2018, Wednesday 10-10:45am, International Museum of Art & Science. IMAS Young Adventurer Days are special hands-on programs that help introduce our youngest scientists and artists (ages 5 and under) to basic concepts. Each day features a special themed story time and an engaging hands-on activity. Programs take place the first Wednesday of every month from September – May. $5 museum members, $10 non-members. This month’s session: Push and Pull!, focusing on magnets.
Inglenook Rubicon Wine Dinner, Wednesday 7pm, Bob’s Steak & Chop House Edinburg. A four course dinner paired with Inglenook wines. $135 per person, limited seating, reservations required: (956) 380-2627.
RGV World Vegan Day, Wednesday 7pm-midnight, Yerberia Cultura. Food & drinks, arts & crafts, live music and more. Free, all ages.
MOSTHistory Happy Hour: Calaveras & Cervezas, Thursday 6-8pm, Museum of South Texas History (Edinburg). This monthly fall-spring event provides a fun, unique way for the 21+ crowd to explore the museum, with food, drinks and more.
Arm The Neutral Album Release Party, Thursday 9pm, Avenue 1704. With special guests A Chemical Thought and Arcane Display. $5 cover.
McAllen Artwalk, Friday 6-10pm, Archer Park. Arts and craft vendors, plus the live outdoor music series Music After Hours, every month. Free and open to the public.
Puerto Rico Relief Presents: Art Auction & Fundraiser, Friday 6-11pm, Corina’s Cooperative (Edinburg). Local musical acts Love & Magick and DJ Tekniq provide the soundtrack to a fundraiser for Puerto Rico Relief. $5 suggested donation ($15 donation includes food), free for kids.
Roosevelt’s Art Walk, Friday 8-10pm, Roosevelt’s at 7. The craft beer bar & restaurant continues its traditional art & music show during McAllen’s First Friday artwalk. Featured artist: Caroline Marie Walker, featured musician: Chrebet. Free.
STFC 44 MMA Cage Fighting, Friday 8-11pm, McAllen Convention Center. Tickets start at $30 plus fees.
RGV Barradcudas FC vs Florida Tropics, Saturday 7:05pm, State Farm Arena (Hidalgo). First home game for the Valley’s new Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) team.
Texas Butterfly Festival, Saturday-Tuesday, National Butterfly Center (Mission). Community Day kicks off the festival on Saturday 9am-2pm with activities, vendors, exhibits and more (free). The rest of the festival features guided trips across the RGV.
11th Annual Lisa Shampoe Memorial 5K/10K, Saturday 7:30am, Mission Hike and Bike Trails. 5K/10K benefits the Vannie E Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer & Hematology Clinic. $15 preregistration, $20 on race day.
24th Annual Port Isabel Shrimp Cookoff, Saturday 10am-6pm, Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce. Cookoff plus live music, vendors, fun for the kids and more. Admission: $5 (kids 10 & under free).
Roosevelt’s 9th Anniversary, Saturday 1pm-2am, Roosevelt’s at 7. The craft beer bar & restaurant celebrates 9 years with specials and live music all day.
Robert Earl Keen – Denim & Diamonds, Saturday 6pm, Las Palmas Race Park (Mission). The country star returns to the RGV at this benefit for the Sharyland Education Foundation. Tickets and info: 956-580-5200 ext 1080 (Judith Ramirez).
Franco Escamilla, Saturday 8pm, McAllen Convention Center. Tickets start at $37 plus fees.
Raúl Alcalá Challenge, Sunday 7am, Schlitterbahn Park (SPI). 10, 55 and 100 mile bike ride.
Free Entry Sunday, Sunday 8am-8pm, Santa Ana Wildlife Refuge (Alamo). Every first Sunday of the month is Free Entry Sunday at the beautiful wildlife refuge.
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