Shatner talks ‘Star Trek’s impact, new projects and South Texas Comic Con appearance

DANIEL A. FLORES and DINA ARÉVALO | STAFF WRITERS Q: When “Star Trek” was pitched at the time, people didn’t necessarily know if it would...

Weekend Events — Friday, April 19 – Sunday, April 21

WEEKEND STAND UP PADDLEBOARD WORKOUT Join a Town Lake staff member for a 30-minute workout on a paddleboard. WHEN Noon Saturday and Sunday WHERE Town Lake at Fireman’s...

Classic rock band Foreigner brings tour to McAllen

Classic rock band Foreigner are no strangers to the Rio Grande Valley, scheduled to play here for the second time in just as many...

McAllen Sunset Live series to return Saturday

Sunset Live Outdoor Concert Series returns for its 13th season Saturday at the McAllen Convention Center Oval Park, 700 Convention Center Blvd. The free, family...

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...

Weekend Events: Friday, April 12 – Sunday, April 14

The following are events going on in the Rio Grande Valley this weekend. WEEKEND  ‘THE IMPOSTER’ When Cesar Rubio, a failed history professor, uses his knowledge to...

Re-enactors, lecture series to highlight history exhibit at UTRGV

EDINBURG — A map of the region is standing here at the center of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley visitor center lobby,...

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...

Weekend Events — Friday, March 22 – Sunday, March 24

Submit your event to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday. WEEKEND PATRONAFEST 2019 The festival will feature live music by Los...

A toast to the 1015 onion

Commemorating the sweet Texas onion, which was pioneered here in the 1980s, the Texas Onion Fest will be celebrating its 30th anniversary Saturday at...