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August RGV Family Fun Events

Can you believe that the summer has almost passed us by? It’s already August, but school isn’t back in session, quite yet! We’ve got an amazing round-up of local outings and events with the kids to finish out your summer bucket list. 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! 

August Event Guide

July 30 – August 5, 2018

Jul
30
ARTOLOGY Edinburg Library
Artology at the Sekula Library (Edinburg)
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invites children 4 – 11 years of age to sign up for our...
Jul
31
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Aug
1
ARTOLOGY Edinburg Library
Artology at the Sekula Library (Edinburg)
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invites children 4 – 11 years of age to sign up for our...
Aug
2
Cool Craft at Resaca de la Palma State Park (Brownsville)
Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Program fee inc...
Aug
2
Lactation Care Center Class: Safety (McAllen)
Class covers ways to reduce risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Shaken Baby Syndrome. It includ...
Aug
2
Quinta Mazatlan
Quinta Mazatlan: Summer Nights at the Park (McAllen)
Join us for Family Evening Explorations, sponsored by Freels Orthodontics. Park admission is $3 per ...
Aug
3
Movies and Music: Fun Family Fridays (Alamo)
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and ice chests! FREE Admission. Snacks are available for purchase.
Aug
4
Viva McAllen Streets
McAllen Crime Stoppers, Inc. has organized “Viva McAllen Streets” in efforts to promote health a...
Aug
4
Big Latch On and Celebration of World Breastfeeding Week (McAllen)
Gather to raise awareness about the health benefits of breastfeeding for mom, child and family. All ...
Aug
4
Movies in the Park (McAllen)
JUNE 2: The Book of Life 95 Minutes PG JUNE 16: Despicable Me 3 90 Minutes PG JUNE 23: Paddington 2 ...
Aug
5
Gladys Porter Zoo Brownsville
Kids Appreciation Day at GPZ (Brownsville)
Celebrate your child on National Kids Day with a trip to Gladys Porter Zoo! Fun activities for kids ...
Aug
5
Reading Rangers at Resaca de la Palma State Park (Brownsville)
Join us for a fun nature-themed story time and craft! Programs are designed for children ages 2 to 1...

August 6 – 12, 2018

Aug
6
ARTOLOGY Edinburg Library
Artology at the Sekula Library (Edinburg)
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invites children 4 – 11 years of age to sign up for our...
Aug
7
Brightwood College Back to School
Back-To-School Fun with Brightwood College (McAllen)
This fun, end of summer event will offer candy for the kids, stations in different areas on campus, ...
Aug
7
2018 National Night Out (Donna)
Join forces with neighborhoods throughout the city of Donna and others nationwide for the 35th Annua...
Aug
7
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Aug
8
ARTOLOGY Edinburg Library
Artology at the Sekula Library (Edinburg)
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invites children 4 – 11 years of age to sign up for our...
Aug
9
Lactation Care Center Class: Infant Feeding and Behavior Class (McAllen)
Breastfeeding class. This class discusses the importance of early initiation of breastfeeding and sk...
Aug
9
Quinta Mazatlan
Quinta Mazatlan: Summer Nights at the Park (McAllen)
Join us for Family Evening Explorations, sponsored by Freels Orthodontics. Park admission is $3 per ...
Aug
10
Babylon, First Presbyterian Church of Mission Vacation Bible School
First Presbyterian Church of Mission is thrilled to announce that they will host a FREE Vacation Bib...
Aug
11
Brownsville Farmers’ Market
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market offers a great selection of farm-fresh fruits and veggies, herbs, ...
Aug
11
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga with childbirth educat...
Aug
11
National Butterfly Center Campout
Community Campout at the National Butterfly Center (Mission)
Join at the National Butterfly Center for overnight tent camping! Reservations required.

August 13 – 19, 2018

Aug
13
ARTOLOGY Edinburg Library
Artology at the Sekula Library (Edinburg)
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invites children 4 – 11 years of age to sign up for our...
Aug
14
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Aug
15
ARTOLOGY Edinburg Library
Artology at the Sekula Library (Edinburg)
The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invites children 4 – 11 years of age to sign up for our...
Aug
16
Cool Craft at Resaca de la Palma State Park (Brownsville)
Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Program fee inc...
Aug
16
Lactation Care Center Class: Baby Behavior (McAllen)
This class helps parents to interpret their infant’s cues/behavior during the first few months...
Aug
16
Quinta Mazatlan
Quinta Mazatlan: Summer Nights at the Park (McAllen)
Join us for Family Evening Explorations, sponsored by Freels Orthodontics. Park admission is $3 per ...
Aug
17
Noche de Arte (Brownsville)
Come and be part of the growing Art Scene in Brownsville, Tx. This is a free event and is open to th...
Aug
17
Movies and Music: Fun Family Fridays (Alamo)
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and ice chests! FREE Admission. Snacks are available for purchase.
Aug
18
Resaca City Market Days (San Benito)
The San Benito Chamber of Commerce presents Resaca City Market Days every third Saturday of every mo...
Aug
18
Brownsville Farmers’ Market
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market offers a great selection of farm-fresh fruits and veggies, herbs, ...
Aug
18
Community Drum Circles (Mercedes)
“Drumming is an efficient, non-verbal way to synchronize our energies…. Work songs around the wo...
Aug
18
Brightwood College Back to School
Back-To-School Fun with Brightwood College (Brownsville)
This fun, end of summer event will offer candy for the kids, stations in different areas on campus, ...
Aug
18
Paw Patrol Live
Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue (McAllen)
Multiple Showings at the McAllen Performing Arts Center.
Aug
18
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga with childbirth educat...
Aug
18
Paw Patrol Live
Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue (McAllen)
Multiple Showings at the McAllen Performing Arts Center.
Aug
18
Seed to Table at IMAS
Teaching healthy lifestyle choices through interactive learning and play   Please join us for t...
Aug
18
Lunada Artisan Market
Summer is not complete without the Lunada Artisan Market. Join us on the 3rd Saturday of each month ...
Aug
18
Paw Patrol Live
Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue (McAllen)
Multiple Showings at the McAllen Performing Arts Center.
Aug
19
Paw Patrol Live
Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue (McAllen)
Multiple Showings at the McAllen Performing Arts Center.
Aug
19
Paw Patrol Live
Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue (McAllen)
Multiple Showings at the McAllen Performing Arts Center.

August 20 – 26, 2018

Aug
21
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Aug
23
Lactation Care Center Class: Effectively Maintaining Milk Supply (McAllen)
This class discusses reasons that some mothers struggle with their milk supply. Actual breast pumps ...
Aug
23
Quinta Mazatlan
Quinta Mazatlan: Summer Nights at the Park (McAllen)
Join us for Family Evening Explorations, sponsored by Freels Orthodontics. Park admission is $3 per ...
Aug
25
Vintage On Main- Market Days
Vintage On Main – Market Days is an outdoor vintage and artisan market held every last Saturda...
Aug
25
Brownsville Farmers’ Market
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market offers a great selection of farm-fresh fruits and veggies, herbs, ...
Aug
25
Play in the Park
Take this opportunity to connect, play and pray together with other parents of young children. A sim...
Aug
25
Prenatal Yoga
Serving the Rio Grande Valley with weekly prenatal yoga bliss. Combining yoga with childbirth educat...
Aug
25
Back to School Blues (Harlingen)
Join us for round 3 of our annual concert series that feature local, national, and international Blu...
Aug
26
Reading Rangers at Resaca de la Palma State Park (Brownsville)
Join us for a fun nature-themed story time and craft! Programs are designed for children ages 2 to 1...
Aug
26
childrens-museum-brownsville
Community Night at Children’s Museum of Brownsville
Preview the museum without worrying about the admissions fee! Community night is a fantastic event i...

August 27 – 31, 2018

Aug
28
Prenatal Yoga
Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing...
Aug
30
Cool Craft at Resaca de la Palma State Park (Brownsville)
Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Program fee inc...
Aug
31
Glitzy Glam Kids Art Night (Harlingen)
Glitzy Glam will have kids art night on the last Friday of every month. While parents are enjoying a...

From our Community Calendar

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