FESTIVA EVENTS — Friday, June 29 – Saturday, June 30

Submit your event to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.ALL WEEKENDRED, WHITE & BLUE FESTIVALWHEN: Jun 30 -...

2018 Fall Film Preview

BY BROOKE CORSOAs the hottest days of McAllen’s six-month summer slog upwards toward the Labor Day crest, soon to start the tediously slow decline...

REGIONAL RAMBLINGS: Remembering accordion great Danny Yanez

BY EDUARDO MARTINEZOver the years, the Rio Grande Valley has produced an incredible amount of great accordionists. There are so many wonderful ones here...

Weekend Events: Friday, Feb. 15 – Sunday, Feb. 17

WEEKEND LIVE MUSIC Al Mikesh will perform Friday, Ron & Nancy will perform Saturday and Renaissance Rockers will perform Sunday. WHEN 1 to 5 p.m. Friday and...

Thousands expected for annual FridaFest in Edinburg

The city of Edinburg is expecting 6,000 people to attend its sixth annual FridaFest on Saturday, an event that honors the life and spirit...

Comedian to dedicate show to Mother’s Day show to mom, Valley

Comedian Mario Salazar is celebrating Mother’s Day performing material dedicated to his mom and growing up in the Rio Grande Valley. His Saturday show,...

TOP SHELF: Book makes it enjoyable to be lost in translation

BY DAVID BOWLESI have spent most of the summer translating work from English into Spanish and Nahuatl (a reverse of the normal direction of...

WEEKEND EVENTS — Friday, Nov. 9 – Saturday, Nov. 11

Submit your event to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.WEEKENDMARIACHI JUVENIL AZTLAN CONCERTThe event will combine the Mariachi Juvenil...

Hot Air Balloon Festival and Polo Match launches Saturday

The grounds of the Springfest Park Polo Field in McAllen will be illuminated by many multi-colored hot air balloons on Saturday for the inaugural...

FESTIVA EVENTS — Friday, Feb. 9 – Sunday, Feb. 11

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP?Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.FRIDAYDEAF CHATCome join fun with...