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Valley Calendar - From November 26, 2014 Issue

Nov. 27 – Mar 31 – The Christmas House in Falfurias is decorated for the holiday season. Groups of six to 15 preferred. Admission is $8. Call (361) 325-2068 or 800-276-4339 for reservations (required).

Dec. 1 – Fall Out Boy & Fifth Harmony, 6 p.m.-11:30 p.m. State Farm Arena, (956) 843-6688.

Dec. 2 – Mission Historical Museum, 900 Doherty, will open Sister City exhibit featuring native Mexican costumes. The museum is open Mon.-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m-2 p.m. Free admission.

Dec. 1, 3, 6 – Ranger Walk, Palo Alto National Historic Park, 7200 Parades Line Road, Brownsville, Mon. Wed., 10 a.m., Sun. 2 p.m., weekly. For information call (956) 541-2785.

Dec. 2 – Ranger Walks, Fort Brown Earthworks, Fort Brown Memorial Golf Club, 300 River Levy Road, Brownsville, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., free admission. Call (956) 541-2785 for information, weekly event. For information call (956) 541-2785.

Dec. 2 - Jan. 3 – Mission Historical Museum, 900 Doherty, will be accepting quilts for its annual quilt show. MHM is open Tues. to Fri. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call (956) 580-8646 for more information.

Dec. 3 – Edinburg Scenic Wetlands, 714 S. Raul Longoria, Campfire with a Naturalist presentation, “Nocturnal Mammals” at 6. p.m. Admission $5. Call (956) 381-9922 for information.

Dec. 4 – Port Isabel will have its annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting at 6 p.m. in Beulah Lee Park.

Dec. 4 – Ranger Walk, Resaca De las Palmas Battlefield, 1204 Paredes Line Road, Brownsville, 2 p.m., admission free, weekly event. For information call (956) 541-2785.

Dec. 4 – UTPA Grand Chorale’s Fall Concert: Disney Dazzle! 8 p.m. at the Berry Fine & Performing Arts Center Alphus. Call (740) 245-7124 ext. 7124 for information.

Dec. 4 – Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr., McAllen, presents “Reusable Canvas Bag Painting,” 6 p.m., admission $3 plus supplies.

Dec. 4-7 – Robert Vela High School, 801 E. Canton, Edinburg, will present a musical, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee!” Dec. 4-6 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 6-7 at 3 p.m. Admission is $7. Call (956) 289-2650 for information.

Dec. 4-7 – UTPA Theatre presents, “Pastorela,” at Albert Jeffries Theatre. Call (956) 665-3581 for information.

Dec. 5-7 – Gladys Porter Zoo, 500 Ringgold Street, Brownsville, hosts annual Zoo Nights and Lights, 6 p.m.to 9 p.m.

Dec. 6 – Brownsville Heritage Museum hosts a book signing for Carl Chilton who wrote “Brownsville the first hundred years: 1848-1948 at 1 p.m.

Dec. 6 – Laguna Madre Arts and Crafts Fair will be held at Christ’s Harbor Church, 1441 Santa Isabel Blvd. (HWY 510) Laguna Vista, TX from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call (956) 943-5595 for information.

Dec. 6 – Marine Military Academy will host an American Military Support Concert at Yeckel Hall, 320 Iwo Jima Blvd, Harlingen at 3 p.m. Advance tickets are $10 and may be purchased at the Harlingen Chamber of Commerce, Green Beret Army supply, McAllen; and San Benito Barber & Style Shop or via PayPal. They are $12 at the door.

Dec. 6 – Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park, 7200 Paredes Line Road, Brownsville, presents living history program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call (956) 54102785 for information.

Dec. 6 – Port Isabel Christmas Lighted Boat Parade, 6 p.m. Viewing areas along the Laguna Madre.

Dec. 6 – Port Isabel Ghost Tour meets at 8 p.m. at Port Isabel Lighthouse, admission, $10. Tickets available at Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce, City Hall and Museums of Port Isabel.

Dec. 6 – South Texas Opera presents “Amahl,” a Christmas opera, at Edinburg Auditorium, 415 W. McIntyre. Pre-sale tickets are $25 and are available at Cooper International Medicine, 801 E. Nolana, McAllen. Tickets $30 at door. Winter Texan discounts available. Call (956) 236-4588 for information.

Dec. 6-7 – A Holiday Mercado will be held at the McAllen Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Dec. 7 – McAllen will hold its annual La Posada and Christmas Parade.

Dec. 9-10 – El Paseo Arts Foundation presents “Out of Sight, Out of Mind” by Michael R. Roberts. At 7:30 p.m. at the South Padre Island Convention Centre. Come at 6:30 p.m. for Hors D’oeuvres and cash bar. $25 per person. Tickets available at Paragraphs, Art Gallery or online at www.elpasoarts.org.

Dec. 10 – Broadway McAllen presents “Cirque Dreams Holidaze” at State Farm Arena at 7:30 p.m. Call 888-502-BWAY.

Dec. 10 – Edinburg Scenic Wetlands, 714 S. Raul Longoria, will present a Campfire with a Naturalist presentation, “Astronomy and the Night Sky” at 6 p.m., admission $5. Call (956) 381-9922 for information.

Dec. 11 Jammin’ on Jackson Street with Vance Greek will be held at the Railroad Crossing, 101 E. Jackson Street, Harlingen, at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Dec. 11 – Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr., McAllen, presents “Home for the Holiday’s Concert featuring the Dean Canty Big Band Orchestra, Admission.

Dec. 11-14 – Harlingen Performing Arts Theatre, 1209 Fair Park Blvd, presents “The Last Night of Ballyhoo,” a comedy/drama set in 1939. Thurs.-Sat., 7:30 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m., admission, $15.

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