FESTIVA EVENTS — Friday, Oct. 13 – Sunday, Oct. 15

HAVE AN EVENT COMING UP? Submit your information to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday.‘DOLORES — THE MOVIE’Dolores...

Weekend Events — Friday, Feb. 8 – Sunday, Feb. 10

WEEKEND ALEGRÍA 2019 Ballet Folklórico UTRGV performs in its annual event. WHEN 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday WHERE Rio Grande Valley Performing Arts Complex COST $15...

Jenni Rivera biopic in the works with her family’s support

LOS ANGELES — The late Mexican-American singer and activist Jenni Rivera always dreamed of a biopic about her turbulent and inspirational life. Now, seven...

Rodney Atkins ready for Fiesta Edinburg

Rodney Atkins will headline Edinburg Chamber of Commerce’s 52nd annual Fiesta Edinburg with a performance Friday at H-E-B Park in Edinburg. Fiesta Edinburg, which runs...

Pride and awareness: Annual event a chance to shine light on HIV rates in...

This year’s Pride in the Park arrives at a crucial moment for the Rio Grande Valley’s LBGTQ community.According to the Center for Disease Control,...

Not even The Rock could save ‘Skyscraper’ from a major collapse

BY BROOKE CORSOWe have reached peak summer, and the stores are already displaying their back-to-school deals to frighten and taunt children enjoying their lazy,...

McAllen native wins $250,000 in survivalist reality show

BY AMANDA A. TAYLORHaving endured almost a month trekking it in the jungles of Fiji on Fox’s survivalist reality show “Kicking and Screaming,” McAllen...

Christian artist Matthew West: Tour stop in Hidalgo with Jeremy Camp ‘more than a...

There’s a page on Matthew West’s website that is reserved for stories. It’s for people to share their hardships, their moments when they saw...

Pharr HUB Phestival celebrates community, features free concert

The city of Pharr will be hosting its annual Pharr HUB Phestival, a celebration of the city’s Tejano roots with entertainment and a day...

Spooky-free ‘Sooo Bony Trail’ at Quinta Mazatlán

Have fun with your family and friends on the Sooo Bony Trail at Quinta Mazatlán. This charming and educational daytime nature event is all about...