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Valley Calendar - From January 31, 2014 Issue

Jan. 30-Feb. 1 – The All Valley RV Show will be held on the showgrounds of the Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission. For information call (956) 429-6434.

Jan. 30 – Winter Texan Music Fest, on SPI at Schlitterbahn Waterpark, 33261 State Park Road 100. Admission $15 in advance, $20 at door (includes lunch), 10 a.m. Event will feature 8 bands.

Jan 30-Feb. 2 – Harlingen Performing Arts Theater, 1209 Fair Park Blvd, presents, “The Sound of Music.” Call (956) 412-7529 for ticket information. Thurs.-Fri. 7:30 p.m., Sat-Sun. 2:30 p.m. Tickets $15.

Jan. 30-Mar. 14 – Harlingen Arts and Heritage Museum, 2425 Boxwood, features traveling quilt show from National Quilt Museum in Paduca, Ky. Theme is Jacob’s Ladder. Museum is open Tues-Sat 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday noon to 4 p.m. Free. Donations accepted.

Jan. 31 – Classic Country Concert starring Gene Watson, TG Sheppard and Moe Bandy at Pharr Events Center. Call 1-800-745-3000 for tickets.

Jan. 31 – Mission Historical Museum, 200 E. Tom Landry, will feature “The Turning of the Quilts” as part of its annual quilt show at 2 p.m. Quilt show lasts until Feb. 8. Museum is open Tues. - Fri., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sat. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free admission.

Jan. 31 – Internationally recognized artist Diana Montemayor will display her works, “Taller de Pintura,” at the Pharr Cultural and Theatre Arts Center, 911W. Newcombe Ave., Jan. 31 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Jan. 31-Feb. 1 – La Joya ISD Dance Recital featuring ballet, jazz and modern dance will be held at the La Joya Performing Arts Center, 7 p.m. Call (956) 580-5160 for information.

Jan. 31- Feb. 2 – Los Fresnos Rodeo, 500 Texas Highway 100, Friday, 7 p.m. Tickets $10-$13 in advance, $16 at gate; Saturday, 5 p.m., tickets $13-$17 in advance, $20 at gate; and Sunday 2 p.m., tickets $9 to $12 in advance, $15 at gate. Concert tickets, Friday, Grupo Imposible, Saturday Craig Campbell, Mark Chesnut, advance $25, with Rodeo ticket, $20; At the gate $35, with rodeo ticket, $30.


Feb. 1 – Edinburg scenic Wetlands will present “Birding by Ear” from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Admission is $4. Call (956) 381-9922 to reserve a spot.

Feb. 1 – La Joya High School Dance Concert, 7 p.m. $6.

Feb. 1 – Living History at Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site, 7200 Parades Line Road, Brownsville, 10 a.m. Demonstrations of weapons, tactics and soldier life from U.S, Mexican War era. Call (956) 541-2785 ext. 333 for information.

Feb. 1 – Mission Historical Museum, 200 E. Tom Landry, will feature Kim Weckbacher at 10:30 a.m. teaching the making of T-shirt quilts. Show lasts until Feb. 8. Free admission.

Feb. 1 – Sweet Valley Adelines will hold their spring show, “Barbershop 4 All Seasons.” At the PSJA High school Theatre of Performing Arts, on the corner of Ridge and I Roads (Veteran’s Blvd.) in San Juan at 3 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance by calling 956-571-8660 or (956) 661-9926 or use the Contact Us button on the website:, or tickets are $10 at the door. Make plans to see and show and have a good time

Feb. 1 – Valley Symphony Orchestra Concert presents “From Broadway to Hollywood,” McAllen Civic Center, 8 p.m. Guest Call 1-800-745-3000. Guest artist Philip Johnson. Marimba.

Feb. 1 – Winter Texan Fish Fry, Schlitterbahn Beach Park, 33261 State Park Road, SPI, 11 a.m. Call (956) 761-6433 for details.

Feb. 1-2 – Harlingen Performing Arts Theater, 1209 Fair Park Blvd, presents, “The Sound of Music.” Call (956) 412-7529 for ticket information.

Feb. 2 – The Rio Grande Valley Concert Band will perform a concert at Alamo Palms at 3 p.m.

Feb. 3-4 – Snow Bird Extravaganza, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., McAllen Convention Center.

Feb. 4 – El Paseo Arts presents The Almost Patsy Cline Band with Timeless Tunes and songs. $25, hors d’oeuvres and cash bar, Hilton Garden Inn. 6:30 p.m.

Feb. 5 – Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville will host its annual Winter Texan Day. Gates open at 9 a.m. Activities and tours begin at 10 a.m. Admission is $4.50 for Winter Texans with out of state licenses. Call (956) 546-7187 for more information.

Feb. 5 – Killer Bees and Winter Texan Times host Winter Texan Night at State Farm Arena at 7 p.m. WTT is partnering with Bees to give away 500 tickets. See the ad in today’s paper on page 11 for details.

Feb. 6 – Quinta Mazatlan, 600 Sunset Dr., McAllen presents “Birding in the Yucatan with Dr. Timothy Brush, Professor of Ornithology. Part of nature series, adults $3, seniors $2.

Feb. 6 – UTPA Alegria Gira 2014 will be presented at the McAllen Civic Center at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12-14 for adults, $10-12 for seniors. They are available at the McAllen Convention Center Box Office (Exp. 83 and Ware Road), by calling (956) 681-3800 or via www.ticketmastercom. (800) 745-3000.

Feb. 6-9 – Harlingen Performing Arts Theater, 1209 Fair Park Blvd, presents, “The Sound of Music.” Call (956) 412-7529 for ticket information. Thurs.-Fri. 7:30 p.m., Sat-Sun. 2:30 p.m. Tickets $15.

Feb. 7 – McAllen’s First Friday Artwalk, Main Street Art District, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Free.

Feb. 7 – Pharr Community Theater and St. George’s Orthodox Church present a dinner theater, “A Valley Valentine’s Visit.” Two shows at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at church hall, 704 W. Sam Houston, Pharr. Tickets are $20 for single or two for $35. Purchase tickets at Pharr Cultural & Theater Arts Center, 119 W. Newcombe Ave., or call Bob at (956) 961-4452.

Feb. 7-9 – Camille Lightner Playhouse, 500 E. Ringgold Street, Brownsville, presents “The Producers,” admission.

Feb. 8 – South Padre Island Chili Cook-off and Mercado, Louie’s Backyard, 2305 Laguna Blvd. SPI, 10 a.m. Admission $5.

Feb. 8 – UTPA will present Alegria Gira 2014 at the Harlingen Municipal Auditorium, 12-4 Fair Park Blvd. at 7:30 p.m. For tickets call (956) 216-5990 or visit Tickets are $12-$14 for adults, $10-$12 for seniors.

Feb. 11 – The Arts Center, 66 Taylor Avenue, Brownsville present Atlantic Brass Quintet (Boston, Massachusetts), 7:25 p.m. Admission. For information call (956) 882-7025.

Feb. 11-16 – Rio Grande Valley Music Fest will be held on the grounds of the Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show