Hope you can join us for The Easter Drawings ll Exhibit at the McAllen Library!
We need everyone to vote! McAllen Convention and Visitor's Bureau is on the ballot for ConventionSouth magazine Reader's Choice Award. We earned our spot with your votes, now it's time to take home the prize! This is a wonderful oppurtunity to showcase our beautiful city and those who work hard to keep bringing attention to our area. Winners will be announced October 18th and will be featured in the December 2013 issue, showcasing their achievemnts. Voting ends on October 14, 2013 so please VOTE, VOTE, VOTE!!!!!
CLick the link and place your vote:
McAllen Public Art Competition
This is a call to area artists for designs to beautify 5 standpipes located on Bicentennial in McAllen. The medium will be mosaic. The artist(s) whose designs are selected will receive a total of $5,000. A prospectus may be acquired at the McAllen Chamber of Commerce or downloaded from:
Deadline: September 27, 2013
FRIDAY August 9th! We have Duo Dawn & Hawkes from Austin coming down to perform a set as well as speak to the local songwriters! They will be speaking about Songwriter Weekly a great website for upcoming troubadours! If you are a singer/songwriter in the RGV and would like to share your material with them contact us! Also performing that night are Corine Garcia - Tom Derosa Music and Jay P Chapa! 7pm FREE TO PUBLIC.
As we prepare to close out the summer, the Valley Land Fund, Southern Exposures Youth Nature Photo contest is also coming to an end. All submissions must be recieved by July 31st. We wish all of our youngsters luck with their submissions and we hope they have enjoyed learning about photography and nature.
Click the link below for more details:
McAllen y el Valle del Rio Grande son unos de los lugares principales para la observación de aves, con un clima cálido y una gran variedad de especies de aves, es perfecto para todos.
Si usted es un ávido observador de aves o si apenas esta comenzando como un hobby, nos gustaría recomenpsarlo. Registrese para ganar:
- 5 noches de estancia en el Bird Nest
- Tour de observación de aves en McAllen y sus alrededores
- 1 dia con el mejor observador de aves de Estados Unidos
- Agosto 26, 2013 último dia para registrarse
The Third Mexican "Shinzaburo Takeda" Biennial of Printmaking
Apr. 25, 2013 - Jul. 21, 2013
The 10,000 Springs Pavilion
in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution
Feb. 10, 2013 - Aug. 18, 2013
Stained Glass Windows from the Studio of Louis Comfort Tiffany
On Permanent Loan
Family Fun Nights
Enjoy General Admission every Thursday from 4pm-8pm for just $1/person!
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013