South Padre Island has our very own sea turtle rescue organization, Sea Turtle, Inc. According to their website, Sea Turtle, Inc.’s mission is to “rescue, rehabilitate, and release injured sea turtles, educate the public, and assist with conservation efforts for all marine turtle species.” The organization uses social media to announce public releases of sea […]
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We are beach people. My husband and I love the beach. We love our Rio Grande Valley beach, South Padre Island. Before our son was born, beach weekends were lazy, crazy and so relaxing. Our average beach day used looked something like this: Breakfast, beach time, soaking in the ocean, toes in the sand, beer […]
Holiday markets are starting up now across the Rio Grande Valley! We are collecting information for cities from SPI to Laredo to develop this handy resource for our readers. Check back often for updates, comment below, or fill out the form (scroll down) to have your RGV holiday market added to the list! Junk in […]
You made it to the Rio Grande Valley of Texas! The RGV… South Texas… the Tip of Texas! This guide is for your family as you consider all the the Rio Grande Valley has to offer for you and your kids. Now it’s time to plan out some fun family adventures and stays while you are […]
Bring the family and join the 5th annual STEMS Outdoor Sports and Science EXPO hosted by the STEMS Mentors Club at UT Brownsville – first time on the Island! Fun activities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) include fishing, kayaking, rock climbing, archery, birding, planetarium shows, space science activities, plant identification and face painting. Try the obstacle course set up by current American Ninja Warrior participant Abel Gonzalez, a Valley native. Participants must sign waivers, available at the registration booth. Ages 17 and under must be signed by a parent/guardian; over 17 will require a witness.
When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25
Where: South Padre Island Convention Centre
Admission: Free and open to the public
For more information: Call 956-882-5058
Looking for the best gifts for your favorite people can be a daunting task! Get a jump start this holiday season with our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide. This is the ULTIMATE guide to finding something unique and special for EVERYONE on your list! Browse for ideas for in the RGV Moms Blog’s exclusive guide, which ranges from […]
Looking for fireworks and fun this coming Fourth of July? Below is a resource of events across the Rio Grande Valley! Thursday, July 3, 2014 Alfresco Weslaco 6:00 PM Live music by Salinas de Nuevo Leon Historic Downtown Weslaco Friday, July 4, 2014 McAllen Fourth of July Parade 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Parade followed […]
Summer has officially arrived and we are so blessed to have a beautiful beach within hours of us! For the last few weekends we have packed up what seems like the entire house, loaded up the kids and headed to South Padre Island for some fun in the sun. Before we had the boys we […]