Sunday, September 23, 2018
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September 8

The six-time Liga MX champions, Club de Fútbol Tigres de la Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Leon, will take on the Atlas of Guadalajara at the H-E-B Park. The game is a “doubleheader” followed by the Toros FC playing against the Real Monarchs from Utah. Tickets range from $40 to $70. To purchase tickets, visit HEBParkRGV.com or visit the box office at H-E-B Park, which is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 11

City of Mission’s 23rd Annual National Night Out will be hosted by the Mission Crime Stoppers on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Leo Peña Placita Park. The free event begins at 6 p.m. Local school groups will perform, including cheerleaders, mariachi groups, folkorico dancers and bands, and an “Enchanted Show” performance with Disney characters is part of the evening’s entertainment.

September 14

WWE Live! comes to Bert Ogden Arena, 4900 South I-69 in Edinburg at 7 p.m. featuring WWE superstars Ronda Rousey, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman and more. Tickets can be purchased at bertogdenarena.com and at the H-E-B Park box office. Call 956-562-7362 for information.

September 15

The Cultural Indiana Pow Wow features live cultural performances by the Diamond Creek Crown Dancers and the Sahawe Dancers, with Gourd Dancing and the Pow Wow Dancers, at Veterans Memorial Academy, 2115 N. Oscar Williams Rd., San Benito. The event is sponsored by the Texas Historic Independence Celebration Association and runs from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. with drawings, cakewalks and food and drink vendors featured. For more information, call Ruben Cordova at 956-793-2357.

September 20

Brew at the Zoo -- There’s something brewing at the Gladys Porter Zoo (GPZ), 500 Ringgold St. GPZ patrons can raise a glass for animal conservation as the Zoo and Brownsville Beer Fest unite for the annual Brew at the Zoo, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20.

Patrons will be able to sample specially selected premium and craft beers paired with food tastings from Rio Grande Valley chefs and restaurants. Only a few of the top Rio Grande Valley restaurants will be participating in this year’s “Feast with the Beasts.”
The event also offers an evening of games, such as Jumbo Jenga and a Beer Pong tournament. This is an age 21 and over event.
GPZ members can purchase a Brew at the Zoo ticket for $20 pre-sale or $25 on the day of the event. Nonmembers can purchase a ticket for $25 pre-sale and $30 on the day of. Tickets will be available in the front office or online at gpz.org. For more information, call 956-546-7187.

September 28

The Valley Symphony Orchestra opens the 2018-19 season of “Symphony: That’s Entertainment,” with Concert I – “A Night in Paris.” It will be held at the McAllen Performing Arts Center, 801 Convention Center Blvd. from 8 to 10 p.m. Tickets range in price for the full, five-concert season from $190 for back of the house, front of the house at $240 and orchestra at $290. Purchase season tickets directly from the McAllen Convention Center Box Office, online to valleyorchestra.org or ticketmaster.com. For questions about seating locations and availability, call the VSO Box Office to 956-661-1615.

October 4

Alejandro Fernández y Los Tigres Del Norte performs at 7 p.m. at Bert Ogden Arena, 4900 S. I-69 in Edinburg with their Breaking Borders Tour. Tickets are available at bertogdenarena.com and at the H-E-B Park box office. Call 956-562-7362 for information.

October 6

Colombian reggaeton singer J Balvin will be live in concert at 7 p.m. at Bert Ogden Arena, 4900 S. I-69 in Edinburg. Tickets are available at bertogdenarena.com and at the H-E-B Park box office. Call 956-562-7362 for information.

October 12

The Hidalgo County 4-H Foundation is gearing up for the 29th Annual 4-H Country Hoedown taking place on Friday, Oct. 12, 6 p.m. at Las Palmas Race Park in Mission. The Derailers will headline the evening’s concert. To purchase individual tickets or a table for 10 and become a sponsor, or to donate an auction item or making a monetary donation, contact any of the board members or Mary Kelley at 956-929-4767, email 4hfoundation@gmail.com or go to their website at 4hfoundation.net.

October 13

• The South Texas Music Festival showcases an evening concert under the stars with some of the best regional music in South Texas, food and arts vendors, cold beverages, and activities for audiences of all ages. Doors open at 3 p.m. on the San Benito Fairgrounds, 551 Cesar Gonzalez Parkway. Admission is $5 at the gate, and free for children age 10 and under. For more information, contact Luis Contreras at 956-361-3804, Ext. 418.

October 14

• The McAllen Society for the Performing Arts 2018-19 program McAllen Live! presents seven-time Grammy winner, Buddy Guy: Live in Concert at the McAllen Performing Arts Center. For general information, pricing and special membership features, go to LiveinMcAllenClub.com. For questions, contact the ticket hotline at 888-200-4035, Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

October 20

• Award-winning and multi-platinum Latin recording artist Romeo Santos comes to South Texas performing at the Bert Ogden Arena, 4900 S. I-69 in Edinburg, at 8 p.m. Tickets are available at bertogdenarena.com and at the H-E-B Park box office. Call 956-562-7362 for information.

October 26

• The Valley Symphony Orchestra presents Concert II – “A Harry Potter Halloween” at the McAllen Performing Arts Center, 801 Convention Center Blvd. from 8 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $40, $50 and $60 per person and may be purchased at the McAllen Convention Center Box Office, online at valleyorchestra.org or at ticketmaster.com. For questions, call the VSO Box Office to 956-661-1615.

October 27

• Actor and stand-up comedian George Lopez brings his tour to Bert Ogden Arena, 4900 S. I-69 in Edinburg at 8 p.m. Tickets are available at bertogdenarena.com and at the H-E-B Park box office. Call 956-562-7362 for information.