Feb. 27 – Aladdin Villas Luncheon and Fashion Show, “Spring is in the Air,” will be presented Feb. 27. Doors open 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be served at noon. Contact Sue Schieber at (660) 582-3668 or (956) 432-4302.
Feb. 27 – Museums of Port Isabel, 317 Railroad Ave. presents “Cameron County Beach Patrol” as part of the series, “Telling Our Stories” at 6:30 p.m.
Feb. 27 – Valley Symphony Orchestra & Chorale, present “West Side Story” with guest artist Soon Cho, mezzo-soprano. McAllen Civic Center, 8 p.m. Group and senior discounts available at VSO box office at 956-661-1615, or at Chase Bank Tower, 200 S. 10th, Suite 104.
Mar. 1 – The annual Nde Daa Spring Native American Pow Wow will be held at the McAllen Creative Incubator, 601 N. Main Street, McAllen from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. The grand entries at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and gourd dances at 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Mar. 1-2 – La Joya High School will present its Spring Ballet Folklorico and Mariachi Concert at the La Joya Performing Arts Center, 604 Coyote Dr., 7 p.m. $8. Call (956) 580-5160 for ticket information.
Mar. 2 – The Rio Grande Valley Concert Band will perform a concert at the Peppermint Palace of El Valle del Sol in Mission at 3 p.m.
Mar. 6 – Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr., McAllen, presents “Attracting Purple Martins” by Mark Wright as part of the nature series, $3 adults, $2 seniors.
Mar. 6 – The annual Canada vs. USA Senior Texan Softball League games at Westside Park on ware Rd. (across from the Convention Center) in McAllen at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., and 11 a.m.
Mar. 7 –A combined concert featuring the Rio Grande Valley Concert Band, Men of A-Chord, Sweet Adelines and the Senior Ambassadors will be held at the Trinity Workshop Center in Pharr at 7 p.m. Tickets are available from the members of these groups. Admission is $7.
Mar. 7 – McAllen’s First Friday Artwalk, Main Street Art District, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Free.
Mar. 8 – Children’s Haven International (Reynosa orphanage) will have a fundraising dinner at Rio Grande Bible Institute, 4300 S. Bus. 281 in Edinburg. Doors open at 4 p.m. for silent auction, bake sale, fashion show and drawing. Dinner plates will be sold from 4:30 to 6 p.m. for $8 with drink and dessert. At 6 p.m. there will be a live auction. Call (956) 787-7378 for information.
Mar. 8 – San Benito Celebrates Texas Independence Day & Cook-Off with re-enactments of battles leading to Texas’ freedom from Mexico, at South Texas Youth Stock Showgrounds on FM 510. Call (956) 361-3800 for information.
Mar. 13 – Jammin’ on Jackson Street with Vance Greek & Friends at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Held at Railroad Crossing Model Railroad Club & Event Center, 101 W. Jackson, Harlingen.
Mar. 13 – Quinta Mazatlan presents “Life of the Laguna Madre with Dolphins and Birds,” by Scarlet Colley, as part of the nature series, adults $3, seniors, $2.
Mar. 13-16 – Camille Lightner Playhouse, 500 East Ringgold Street, Brownsville, presents “Steel Magnolias” at 8 p.m. Admission.