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Blues for Autism at Ol'd's Soda Shop, in Harlingen

 

Blues for Autism

 

www.ArtsRGV.com, a community calendar

Click here to go to the artsrgv.com calendar.

Recognizing Great Value in the Arts of the Rio Grande Valley

since 2006

Los Tigres del Norte y Joan Sebastian juntos.

Juntos por primera vez en el Valle del Río Grande el Domingo, 07 de septiembre del 2014, en la State Farm Arena, trayendo una maravillosa mezcla de los mejor de América Latina.

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ARTWALK EN LA INCUBADORA CREATIVA DE MCALLEN

Los artistas locales que son inquilinos de la Incubadora Creativa de la Cámara de Comercio de McAllen, ubicada en el 601 North Main Street,  participarán en el Artwalk que se reanudará después de un receso de verano, el Viernes 05 de septiembre de las 7:00 pm a las 10:00 pm. El Artwalk se realizará el primer viernes de cada mes sobre toda la calle Main, en McAllen.

"El objetivo de Artwalk es promover el conocimiento y la apreciación de las bellas artes y el talento creativo de McAllen", dijo Laura Robles, Coordinadora de Artes Culturales y de la Incubadora Creativa de la Cámara de Comercio de McAllen. "Estamos orgullosos de nuestros artistas locales y siempre con ganas de participar en Artwalk, donde los residentes locales y los visitantes son bienvenidos para venir a ver a los inquilinos de la Incubadora y a disfrutar de la exposición."

Los Artistas de la  Incubadora Creativa de McAllen incluyen a: Dania Olivares de Estudio # 7-Doko Arte Informal, Martha Hinojosa de Studio 5-Matices y Alma Casso de Estudio # 1: "Vamos a pintar."

El Arte en la exhibición de la Incubadora Creativa de McAllen estará disponible para su venta.

Para mayor información, favor de contactarse con Laura Robles al tel:  956-687-2787. 

Foto: Inquilinos de la Incubadora,  a la  izquierda Martha Hinojosa y a la derecha Coco Salinas. Tendrán su arte en exhibición durante Artwalk, junto con otros inquilinos de la Incubadora.

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Celebrate National Hummingbird day at Quinta Mazatlan

Follow the hummingbirds at Quinta Mazatlan!

The migration of the hummingbird is on. Don't miss out the opportunity to know more about these beatiful birds this Saturday, September 6, from 9 to noon. This event will have experts on hummingbirds, ideas in designing spaces for your yard, plant sales and planting tips, art gallery exhibits, photography tips, gifts and more.

Quinta Mazatlan is located on 600 Sunset Drive, McAllen. Entry will cost $3 for adults and $2 for seniors. For more information call Quinta Mazatlan at 956-681-3370 or visit www.quintamazatlan.com.

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McAllen New Performing Arts Center

The new Performing Arts Center will be a new venue complementing the McAllen Convention Center that will replace the 50 year old Civic Center Auditorium. the new Performing Arts Center will be located just across the new Embassy Suites hotel, at the southeast side of the McAllen Convention Center and will also be next to the Veterans War Memorial of Texas.

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Expected to open in the fall of 2016, the new addition to McAllen entertainment facilities will be expecting at least 200 shows a year. The 93,000 squared ft. facility will consist of more that 1800 seats, divided on main level and 2 balcony levels. This new venue will be a 4-story building and is expecting to boost the entertainment variation of the region.

For more information and a virtual tour, please visit http://www.mcallen.net/bond2013/prop2

Event Calendar for McAllen

McAllen Convention Center and McAllen Civic Auditorium offer a variety of entertaining events happening August - October. Don't miss the chance of assisting to your favorite events!

  • Prince Royce             

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Thursday,August 14

Showtime: 8:00 p.m.   

  • Teo Gonzalez    
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Friday, August 22

McAllen Civic Auditorium

Showtime: 8:30 p.m.

  • South Texas Fighting Championships 31
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Friday, September 5
Showtime: 8:00 p.m.

  • El Show Comico de Consuelo Duval 

Consuelo Duval

Saturday, September 6
McAllen Civic Auditorium
Showtime: 8:00 p.m.

  • Miembros Al Aire 

Miembros Al Aire

Saturday, September 27
McAllen Civic Auditorium
Showtime: 6:00 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.

  • 2014 Palm Fest
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   October 4th & 5th
 6:00p.m.-10:00p.m.

  • Cristian Castro        

Cristian Castro

Thursday, October 9
 Showtime: 8:30 p.m.

  • Sunset Live
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Outdoor Concert Series
      

FREE Admission 
Family & Pet Friendly

Saturday, October 11

6:00p.m.-10:00p.m.

For more information contact:

McAllen Convention Center
700 Convention Center Boulevard
McAllen, Texas 78501
Phone: (956) 681-3800
Fax: (956) 681-3840

or visit http://www.mcallenconventioncenter.net/ 

McAllen, show your work at Hinovations Art Gallery Frida Fest 2014

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For the second time, Hinovations Art Gallery in McAllen will be hosting the International Frida Fest 2014. The exhibit will open on September 5, and will remain on display thru September 26. The fest will include an art exhibit entitled “Frida Homage”, an auction, poetry reading and local hand-made craft vendors.

Hinovations is asking local artists to submit their work for the Frida Homage. Local businesses can also participate by donating items for the silient auction. Those businesses that participate will be recognized for their generosity. 

Funds raised during this event will be utilized to provide marketing and supporting materials for future art exhibits and cultural events.  

Interested artists and vendors wishing to participate can contact Gallery Director, Raquel Hinojosa at 956-688-6461 or request Exhibit Submission Form via email at hinovationsartgallery@gmail.com.  

 

"The Biggest Ticket in Town!" in McAllen

McAllen: Do you like the Art and enjoy Plays?  Then Albert L. Jeffers Theater is for you!.  For more information call at 956-665-3581.
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OMNICON 2014 en McAllen

Omnicon está aquí otra vez! Este evento de dos días está lleno de acción. Ven con tus amigos a disfrutar, a conocer y a saludar a los invitados especiales.  

Habrá concursos increíbles, juegos y sitios de compras

Viernes 1 de Agosto 2014

10:00 a.m. hasta Medianoche

Sábado 2 de Agosto 2014

10:00 a.m. hasta la 1:00 a.m.

Lugar: McAllen Convention Center

            700 Convention Center Blvd

Mas información en: www.omnicononline.com

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McAllen's Art Incubator-Meet the Artist

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Meet Paul Pritchett,  one of several very gifted tenants at the McAllen Creative Incubator.  He is a self-taught artist.  Mr. Pritchett sculpts and paints with oil, and he loves to bring history to life.  “Portrait painting is my specialty,”  he said about his art.  In September, Paul Pritchett begins his classes, teaching adults to paint.  He welcomes anyone who wants to learn, to come to his classes.  Although he cannot display every creation in his studio, all of his art work is for sale and sculpting commissions are welcomed.  Stop by and visit Mr. Pritchett in Studio 4, at the McAllen Creative Incubator.  The Incubator is located at 601 N. Main Street in McAllen, Texas.

 

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