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Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 Nancy Millar
  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...Read More
Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 Nancy Millar
Del 25 al 27 de Julio del 2014, podrán visitar la Exposicion de Joyeria y Regalos en donde habrá una gran cantidad de stands de joyería de moda, joyería hecha a mano y joyería fina y mucho màs. Viernes 25 de Julio 10:00 am a 12:00 pm       SOLO Compradores Mayoristas 12:00 pm a 6:00 pm          Abierto al Público   Sàbado 26 de Julio 10:00 am a 6:00 pm     ...Read More
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 Nancy Millar
Les recomiendo que visiten estos nuevos restaurantes: RGV Cupcake Factory obtuvo su popularidad en 2012 después de ganar Cupcake Wars en Food Network. Sus deliciosos postres cuentan con nombres divertidos y tiene un menú que ofrece diferentes pasteles cada día de la semana, los clientes siempre pueden probar algo nuevo. Saltgrass Steak House está ganando rápidamente elogios entre los clientes de McAllen, que dicen que sus carnes son algunas de las mejores que han probado!...Read More
Tuesday, Jul 15, 2014 Nancy Millar
    We may be half-way through the summer, but we still have lots of programming left! Join us this week for two great family fun events taking place on Thursday. Whether you are into astronomy or nature, we have something for you! Like always, thank you for your constant support and for keeping up with the latest IMAS News!   ...Read More
Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 Nancy Millar
The McAllen Fire Department is one of six finalists on the Good Morning America 5-Alarm Firefighters Challenge, and the ONLY one from Texas. Help them advance to the next round by voting for them here: www.gma.yahoo.com FIND THE POLL ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE PAGE! It's a small yellow box. McAllen is ahead- keep them winning! 'GMA' 5-Alarm Firefighters Challenge: Vote for Your Favorite to Compete for $10K "Good Morning America" put out the call...Read More
Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 Nancy Millar
La Ciudad de McAllen los invita a asistir a los festejos con motivo de la Independencia de Estados Unidos de América Viernes 4 de Julio, 2014 7:45 a.m.                          Programa Patriotico  y Banda de la Ciudad                     &nbs...Read More
Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 Nancy Millar
McAllen participants were encouraged to see the city in through a unique lens and protray it in the following five categories: 1. Take a photo of the beautiful McAllen scenery. 2. McAllen is always in season. Take a picture of a sporting activity (does not have to be a professional event). 3. Throughout McAllen there are many places of art. Take a photo of something you consider artistic. 4. Take a photo of a body of water in McAllen.  5. Because of McAllen's unique location, residents...Read More
Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 Nancy Millar
Ready to mix up your dining habits? Then look no further than Palms Crossing! The popular shopping center is now home to RGV Cupcake Factory and Saltgrass Steak House. Additionally, Washington Prime Group has announced plans to open locations of Corner Bakery and Zoe's Kitchen in the busy center, both of which will open in Spring 2015. RGV Cupcake Factory gained popularity in 2012 after winning Cupcake Wars on Food Network. Their tasty desserts all feature fun,...Read More
Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 Nancy Millar
San Luis Potosi is known to many as the colonial heart, but it is also the home to a unique flavor among other Mexican states. Its plates are a fusion of indigenous and Spanish recipes which generally feature tacos, tamales, or enchiladas. San Luis Potosi’s traditional dishes include cabuches – an appetizer made from cactus flowers, asado de boda – pork seasoned with ancho chili, zacahuil – corn dough tamale stuffed with pork, and fiambre Potosino – a mixed meat and vegetable dish in a...Read More
Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 Nancy Millar
Sea Turtle, Inc is dedicating solar-powered amber street lamps at the future site of their new facility donated by the Green Mountain Energy TM Sun Club TM . This event is FREE and will be accompanied by some other fun insider perks including an exclusive tour of the sea turtle nests private, behind-the-scene’s tour of the Sea Turtle, Inc. facility  unique opportunity to personally feed the turtles refreshments will be provided WHEN:   Friday, July 11,...Read More
Monday, Jun 30, 2014 Nancy Millar
Come help McAllen CVB celebrate Social Media Day by following us on Instagram @visitmcallen (check out the latest selfie)! Or check out our boards on Pinterest by following McAllenCVB.  Our Twitter feed is always rolling, follow us at @mcallencvb. Last but not least, like McAllen CVB on Facebook. 
Monday, Jun 30, 2014 Nancy Millar
Friday, June 06, 2014 Tink happy thoughts and you'll get sprinkled with magical fairy dust or blown away with bubbles from Under the Sea! Disney, the Happiest Place on Earth, is bringing a world of wonderful excitement to you. Come meet Mickey & Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy, and others!  All of your favorite Disney friends have journeyed to the Rio Grande Valley directly from the Magical Kingdom for the Enchanted 5K Dream Walk event at the McAllen Convention Center on...Read More