11th Annual El Retorno: El Valle Celebra Nuestra Gloria Anzaldúa, Wednesday 10am-3pm, UTRGV Mexican American Studies (EDUC 2.216B). A celebration of the famed author, poet and scholar includes a ceremony at Anzaldua’s gravesite in Hargill followed by a lunch and symposium at UTRGV. Featured speaker: Dr. Maria Herrera-Sobek from UC Santa Barbara is the featured speaker. Free and open to the public.
Volumes / Upon A Burning Body, Friday 6pm, Yerberia Cultura. With special guest The White Noise, Convictions and more. $20 presale, $25 at the door. All ages.
Little League Day with UTRGV Baseball, Friday 7pm, UTRGV Baseball Stadium (Edinburg). $3 Tickets for all Little Leaguers who wear their jerseys to the game. Accompanying guests can also purchase tickets for just $3 each.
Hank Williams Jr., Friday 8pm, State Farm Arena (Hidalgo). It’s a family tradition: Tickets starting at $55+.
City of McAllen Public Works Block Party, Saturday 9am-1pm, 4201 N Bentsen Rd. Learn more about what McAllen Public Works does for our community and how kids and adults alike can help. Educational exhibits, live music, food and more in this free community event.
Clarion Mobile Paint Party, Saturday 11am-2pm, Clarion Inn. Paint bowls for the Food Bank of the RGV’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser, coming up in September. $10 includes paint supplies and snacks.
Who Let The Dogs Out, Saturday 3pm, Roosevelt’s at 7. Support Yaqui Animal Rescue by bringing you pup and ordering beers from the sponsoring Southern Star Brewery. Special food menu, glassware and live music.
RGV FC Toros vs Swope Park Rangers, Saturday 7:30pm, H-E-B Park (Edinburg).
Caifanes, Saturday 8:30pm, State Farm Arena. Tickets start at $55 via Ticketmaster.
Engage: The Royal Wedding Event, Sunday 12:30-5pm, McAllen Convention Center. $10 admission.
Sunday Speaker Series: The Journal of Dewitt Clinton Thomas, Sunday 2-3pm, Museum of South Texas History (Edinburg). Hear journal entries from a man who once roamed across Texas during the Sunday Speaker Series May 20 at 2 p.m. Included in regular admission.
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