Festiva Events — Friday, Feb. 2 – Sunday, Feb. 4

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP? Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.FRIDAYART WALKThe free, family-friendly...

Air Supply guitarist Graham Russell reminisces about writing ‘All Out of Love’

Though he has performed the song live more than 5,000 times, Air Supply guitarist Graham Russell said that he still gets goosebumps every time...

Weekend Events — Friday, Feb. 22 – Sunday, Feb. 24

WEEKEND SMOKIN’ ON THE RIO The largest sanctioned barbecue cook-off in Texas raises funds for youth agricultural projects in the Rio Grande Valley. In addition to...

The Great Outdoors: Local summer programs offer activities in nature

Seeking to prevent the imminent and infamous “I’m bored” complaint, nature parks in the Rio Grande Valley are offering summer programs for children. The Edinburg...

Local Easter events

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORThe Rio Grande Valley will mark Easter weekend with parties and egg hunts and more Saturday and Sunday. Festiva has...

TOP SHELF: The conquest through native eyes

BY DAVID BOWLESAs late as the 1950s, the world primarily knew the story of Mexico’s conquest by the Spanish through the accounts of the...

Sci-fi film gets Edinburg premiere

The sci-fi action thriller “Xenophobia” will get its Texas debut Sunday at AMC Edinburg 18. “Xenophobia” was directed, written and produced by Steven J. Escobar,...

UTRGV invites community to participate in folklórico event this weekend

For the first time, Ballet Folklórico de la Universidad Veracruzana will be performing at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s Edinburg and Brownsville...

Share your letters to Santa with The Monitor

We want to read all those cute letters to Santa. The letters may be used in print.

WEEKEND EVENTS — Friday, Nov. 16 – Sunday, Nov. 18

Submit your event to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.WEEKEND‘TARZAN’Based on Disney’s epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice...