1301 W. Expwy. 83
Pharr, TX 78577
Phone: (956) 702-4880
Fax: (956) 702-4952
One of the premier events facilities in the area, the Pharr Events Center is located a little to the north of the city center, along the busy Cage Boulevard. You will find a variety of events happening here, ranging from concerts, to dance performances, exhibitions, conferences, and much more. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology, the facility can accommodate a maximum of 3500 guests, in standing room only. See the website to know more.
With seminars, field trips, and classes, this festival celebrates the Valley's biodiversity.
La Posada means inn or lodging and the central theme of this festival is a re-enactment of the search of Mary and Joseph for a place to spend the night.
For all those artists who are starting up, this place is a booster for your talents. The McAllen Creative Incubator sustains these artists by offering low rent studios and providing them with all the aid they need. The Incubator also is a platform to enhance their talents by regularly hosting events that is an interactive time with the artists and the public. The venue contains 13 art studios, an exhibition space and a performance stage. Whether it is a sculptor, graphic designer, photographer or any form of creative expression that one belongs to, everyone is welcome in the McAllen Creative Incubator.
A prominent venue for showcasing performing arts, the McAllen Civic Center Auditorium is a huge space with 1776 seats each offering a clear view of the stage. Used as both a concert hall as well as a theater-stage, it is fully air-conditioned to make the experience worthwhile. The entrance to the building is shaded from the sun. Catch a performance here to experience the brilliant acoustics first-hand.
It is difficult to describe Fall Back Records in one phrase alone. But if you're wondering why this place has a huge fan-following, then the answer is music. Established in 2010, Fall Back Records is a recording studio, record distribution center and a vinyl record label. Moreover, this place offers a platform for local and upcoming artists to showcase their talents. The store stays open beyond 7p during event nights. Check the website for schedule of events and further details.
One of the most happening places in McAllen, Phoenix Lounge is always buzzing with events. Whether it is live entertainment or DJ's rocking the floor, the bar is mostly to the brim with people. There is also a hookah lounge if you are interested in trying different flavors from the smoking pipe. There is never a dull moment here.
Formerly a Spanish-language movie theater, Cine El Rey closed down in 1988, after a 40-year stint. Today, this establishment is a premium entertainment venue that plays host to myriad concerts, film screenings, comedy shows and cultural events. This building has an old-school appeal and its marquee is one of the highlighting features of its architecture. It includes a well-equipped bar that is a great place to relax at even if you are not going to a show. A visit guarantees a fun experience.
Enjoy live bands and foot-tapping music at this colorful event venue. Kai Night Club & Event Center hosts contemporary concerts that are much enjoyed by audiences. Do not miss out on the sight of huge crowds dancing and singing, regaled by the numerous talented bands that play here. Call the office for information regarding the event schedule and ticket prices.
Housing 17 screens, Cinemark Hollywood USA showcases all the latest releases from Hollywood. The advanced technology used here includes High Frame Rate (HFR) and digital imagery, which results in outstanding picture clarity. There is an arcade area where guests can play games while waiting for their movie to begin. The theater is nestled amidst various shopping outlets and restaurants, offering viewers a delightful break from their shopping spree.
Take a break from touring the city or your shopping spree and enjoy one of Hollywood's latest releases at Cinemark Movies 6. This McAllen outlet of Cinemark Theaters lives up to the name and offers guests a delightful movie watching experience. The movies are displayed in the High Frame Rate (HFR) format, which provides impeccable clarity. Check website for schedule of movies and other details.
For more than a dozen years, from December through February, the Chamber of Commerce has sponsored a series of concerts and other events geared to the tastes of the Winter Texans.