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April Family Fun Events in the RGV

This April, take some time to explore local outings and events with the kids. Whether in McAllen, Brownsville, Harlingen, SPI, Rio Grande City, Mission, Edinburg, Weslaco, or anywhere in between, this guide is for you!

Our community calendar is a free resource for the Rio Grande Valley and below you can scroll through the many family-friendly events in the area this month. Have something to add to the calendar? Please do! 

Featured April Event: Bloom RGV

WHO :: New and Expectant Mothers and Their Support Crew!

WHEN :: Saturday, April 21st from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

WHERE :: Edinburg Regional Medical Center

WHAT :: Attendees will have the opportunity to be face-to-face with a select vendors, have real conversations with industry professionals, tour the Edinburg Women’s Corner and learn more about the Edinburg Children’s Hospital, enjoy food & drinks, giveaways and fabulous swag bags!

April Events

Mar
30
HOP HOP HOORAY! EASTER EVENT Build-A-Bear Workshop®
There’s Easter fun by the basketful during weekends at Build-A-Bear Workshop®, March 16-18, March...
Apr
1
FREE Photos with the Easter Bunny at Bass Pro Shops (Harlingen)
Crafts and FREE 4×6 photo with the Easter Bunny! Sat. March 24: 11A-6P Sun. 3/25: 11A-4P Mon. 3...
Apr
1
Easter at Livingway (Brownsville)
Join us for Easter at Livingway. There will be an egg hunt for children 12 yrs & under at all se...
Apr
1
8th Annual SPI Farmer’s Market Easter Egg Hunt
Join us during the 8th Annual South Padre Island Farmer’s Market “Easter Egg Hunt”...
Apr
3
Bird Walks
Join us for a walk around our grounds as we introduce you to the abundant birds that make the EWBC h...
Apr
3
Kids Eat Free!
We are so grateful for the amazing turn out that we have had in our opening month. The reviews are i...
Apr
3
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Apr
4
Sensory Friendly Day
IMAS Members can enjoy FREE general admission to the museum. To learn more about member benefits cli...
Apr
4
IMAS
IMAS Young Adventurer Days
Young Adventurer Early Childhood Days are special hands-on programs that help introduce young scient...
Apr
4
HomeSchool Days (Event Series)
IMAS Homeschool Days are special hand-on workshops that will take students on an in-depth exploratio...
Apr
4
Sunset Geocaching at McAllen Nature Center
Sunset Geocaching (McAllen Nature Center)
Geocaching is a new-age scavenger hunt! Geocaches are small, enclose capsules hidden in strange plac...
Apr
5
The Nature Moods & Experiences | A Watercolor Painting Class for Homeschoolers (Ages 6 -10)
The most important watercolor painting exercises are the Nature Moods. When painting these exercises...
Apr
5
Adult Art Classes: Jewelry Making
Perfect for the beginner-intermediate artist. Get creative as we focus on a new medium each month! E...
Apr
5
Adult Art Classes (Industrial Lab)
Join us on the first Thursday of every month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for engaging art classes. Perfect f...
Apr
6
Night Hike (McAllen Nature Center)
Enjoy an evening with the creatures of the night! Bring a flashlight, bug spray, and wear close-toed...
Apr
7
Walk for Child Abuse Prevention
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. In an effort to help raise community awareness about...
Apr
7
Fit Fest Family Fun Run
Join us for the Fit Fest Family Fun Run 5K /10K at Tres Lagos in McAllen, TX. Rio Runners is excited...
Apr
7
10th Annual Chalk Art Festival (Brownsville)
10th Annual Chalk Art Festival (Brownsville)
Calling all artists! We’re very excited to once again host our incredible Chalk Art Festival! Our ...
Apr
7
Quinta Mazatlan Nature Tots
A special free hour of “nature play” designed for the tots. Children have free time to e...
Apr
7
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
7
Dog Day Family Event at Bass Pro Shops (Harlingen)
Free Photo download of your dog! Dog Training Demonstrations and Seminars! Dog Health and Wellness S...
Apr
7
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga stretches and breathwo...
Apr
7
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Day- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
7
Light Up the Night Race Autism
Superheroes 5K Run for Autism and Buddy Fun Walk (Edinburg)
Join us as we celebrate and honor Autism Heroes for WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH. EDINBURG CISD AUTI...
Apr
7
RoadBotics – HubPhest (Pharr)
Come and join us for the 2nd Annual – ROADBOTICS event as part of the City of Pharr’s HU...
Apr
7
Pups on the Patio (McAllen)
Come enjoy an evening on the patio at Chick-fil-A 27th & Nolana with your best furry friend. The...
Apr
7
Sunset Nature Walk (McAllen Nature Center)
Join a Mcallen Nature Center staff member for a fun, one-hour walk exploring nature on our trails! W...
Apr
7
Breseum
On National Beer Day – April 7, 2018 – sample craft beer, local fare, live music and mor...
Apr
10
Bird Walks
Join us for a walk around our grounds as we introduce you to the abundant birds that make the EWBC h...
Apr
10
Kids Eat Free!
We are so grateful for the amazing turn out that we have had in our opening month. The reviews are i...
Apr
10
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Apr
11
Sunset Geocaching at McAllen Nature Center
Sunset Geocaching (McAllen Nature Center)
Geocaching is a new-age scavenger hunt! Geocaches are small, enclose capsules hidden in strange plac...
Apr
12
Quinta Mazatlan Buckets of Fun
Preschool children and their parents will have BUCKETS OF FUN with hands-on, nature-inspired lessons...
Apr
12
The Nature Moods & Experiences | A Watercolor Painting Class for Homeschoolers (Ages 6 -10)
The most important watercolor painting exercises are the Nature Moods. When painting these exercises...
Apr
13
Viva Streets (Harlingen)
Join us on April 13th around the Harlingen City Lake to enjoy a closed off area to ride bikes, run a...
Apr
13
Night Hike (McAllen Nature Center)
Enjoy an evening with the creatures of the night! Bring a flashlight, bug spray, and wear close-toed...
Apr
14
6th Annual PSJA Autism Awareness Walk (Pharr)
Join us for our free 6th Annual PSJA Autism Awareness Walk on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the PSJA S...
Apr
14
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
14
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga stretches and breathwo...
Apr
14
2018 Medieval Festival Hosted by Canterbury Elementary
Canterbury Elementary is hosting a Medieval Festival Come and enjoy food, rides and entertainment!! ...
Apr
14
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
14
Brownsville Vintage Day
Brownsville Vintage Day Event is an admission-free family event set in a two-block area around the r...
Apr
14
Holy Family Services Annual Birthday Party!
Located in Weslaco, Holy Family Services has provided health and birthing services to women and fami...
Apr
14
Sunset Live Outdoor Concert Series (McAllen)
Location: McAllen Convention Center Oval Park Admission: FREE Sunset Live Outdoor Concert Series: He...
Apr
14
Sunset Nature Walk (McAllen Nature Center)
Join a Mcallen Nature Center staff member for a fun, one-hour walk exploring nature on our trails! W...
Apr
15
RGV Wedding And Quince Expo
See the best Bridal & Quince services in the Rio Grande Valley all under one roof. RGV Wedding a...
Apr
17
Bird Walks
Join us for a walk around our grounds as we introduce you to the abundant birds that make the EWBC h...
Apr
17
Kids Eat Free!
We are so grateful for the amazing turn out that we have had in our opening month. The reviews are i...
Apr
17
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Apr
18
Sunset Geocaching at McAllen Nature Center
Sunset Geocaching (McAllen Nature Center)
Geocaching is a new-age scavenger hunt! Geocaches are small, enclose capsules hidden in strange plac...
Apr
19
The Nature Moods & Experiences | A Watercolor Painting Class for Homeschoolers (Ages 6 -10)
The most important watercolor painting exercises are the Nature Moods. When painting these exercises...
Apr
19
8th Annual Night Out (McAllen)
Bring along the whole family and join us for free food, fun and entertainment!
Apr
20
Edinburg Guitar Festival
Guest Artist Series Free and open to the public. No tickets required. For questions, call (956) 665-...
Apr
20
Night Hike (McAllen Nature Center)
Enjoy an evening with the creatures of the night! Bring a flashlight, bug spray, and wear close-toed...
Apr
21
Resaca City Market Days (San Benito)
The San Benito Chamber of Commerce presents Resaca City Market Days every third Saturday of every mo...
Apr
21
RGV Bloom 2018 for New and Expectant Moms at Edinburg Regional Medical Center
Bloom RGV: An Event for New and Expecting Moms and Their Support Crew
WHO :: New and Expectant Mothers and Their Support Crew! WHEN :: Saturday, April 21st from...
Apr
21
Toddler Play Dates: Bees
Toddler Play Dates are a great way to introduce your toddler to the outdoors and to other kids throu...
Apr
21
The Great Cloth Diaper Change
The 2018 Great Cloth Diaper Change is hosted in the RGV by Blissful Baby in collaboration with our l...
Apr
21
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
21
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga stretches and breathwo...
Apr
21
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
21
Sunset Nature Walk (McAllen Nature Center)
Join a Mcallen Nature Center staff member for a fun, one-hour walk exploring nature on our trails! W...
Apr
21
Edinburg Guitar Festival
Guest Artist Series Free and open to the public. No tickets required. For questions, call (956) 665-...
Apr
24
Bird Walks
Join us for a walk around our grounds as we introduce you to the abundant birds that make the EWBC h...
Apr
24
Kids Eat Free!
We are so grateful for the amazing turn out that we have had in our opening month. The reviews are i...
Apr
24
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Apr
25
Sunset Geocaching at McAllen Nature Center
Sunset Geocaching (McAllen Nature Center)
Geocaching is a new-age scavenger hunt! Geocaches are small, enclose capsules hidden in strange plac...
Apr
26
The Nature Moods & Experiences | A Watercolor Painting Class for Homeschoolers (Ages 6 -10)
The most important watercolor painting exercises are the Nature Moods. When painting these exercises...
Apr
26
Reading Between the Wines
Wines curated and explained by local wine expert with signature pairings of hors d’oeuvres and...
Apr
27
Retooled; Dr Bradley Lecture and Reception
The International Museum of Art & Science is pleased to announce ReTooled: Highlights from the H...
Apr
27
Glitzy Glam Kids Art Night
Glitzy Glam will have kids art night on the last Friday of every month. While parents are enjoying a...
Apr
27
Night Hike (McAllen Nature Center)
Enjoy an evening with the creatures of the night! Bring a flashlight, bug spray, and wear close-toed...
Apr
28
DIY Walk of Hope | Raising Infertility Awareness Walk (Harlingen)
Join us to our first Walk of Hope to support those struggling with infertility. This event represent...
Apr
28
Vintage On Main- Market Days
Vintage On Main – Market Days is an outdoor vintage and artisan market held every last Saturda...
Apr
28
Play in the Park
Take this opportunity to connect, play and pray together with other parents of young children. A sim...
Apr
28
Rio Grande Valley Hurricane Ready Expo 2018
This unique event provides educational tools for residents of the Rio Grande Valley in preparation f...
Apr
28
STEM Adventures at Kiddie Academy (Mission)
Join us for a morning of STEM adventures where we’ll introduce kids of all ages to Science, Te...
Apr
28
Power of Pollination Puppet Show
Join us for an outdoor presentation of our “Power of Pollination” puppet show! Sit among...
Apr
28
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
28
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga stretches and breathwo...
Apr
28
Quinta Mazatlan Discovery Days- Earth Rocks!
You’ll be amazed to see just how many different types of rocks can be found in the Earth as yo...
Apr
28
20th Annual Symphony in the Park
$10: Lawn Seating (13+) Children 12 and under are free $8: Seniors
Apr
28
Sunset Nature Walk (McAllen Nature Center)
Join a Mcallen Nature Center staff member for a fun, one-hour walk exploring nature on our trails! W...
Apr
29
IMAS Art-Sculpting with Clay
IMAS Youth Art Classes: Sculpting with Clay (Grades K-5)
Sculpting with clay for children in grades K-5. $10 for members and $15 for non-members (includes co...
Apr
29
Youth Art Class
Join us for engaging art classes on the last Sunday of every month. Get inspired as we focus on a ne...
Apr
29
IMAS Art-Sculpting with Clay
IMAS Youth Art Classes: Scuplting with Clay (Grades 6-12)
Sculpting with clay for students in grades 6-12. $10 for members and $15 for non-members (includes c...
Apr
29
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Community Night at Children’s Museum of Brownsville
Preview the museum without worrying about the admissions fee! Community night is a fantastic event i...

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