Quinta Mazatlan is a natural oasis in the heart of McAllen. This urban sanctuary is committed to educating visitors on the environment and its conservation. Explore the tropical gardens of this former mansion and admire plants and birds as well as its Spanish Revival style architecture. Join throngs of bird watchers and catch a glimpse of house sparrows and hummingbirds, among over 500 species. Take a walk through the pavilion and photograph rare butterflies in their fascinating glory. They also rents out the venue for various events such as corporate functions and private parties.
Established in 2007, the McAllen Convention Center is one of the most sought after destinations for corporate, social and public events. This multifunctional convention center also hosts sporting events and concerts. The avant-garde event venue is suitable for any occasion and the staff will ensure that it will be successful.
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.
601 North Main Street McAllen, TX 78505 +1 956 687 2787
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.
6600-6698 Kiana Lane Edinburg, TX 78542 +1 956 245 6844
Located nine miles (14.48 kilometers) to the north of Edinburg, La Quinta Escondido is a great venue to celebrate any kind of event. Established in 2013, this venue is not a mere room, but comprises of various structures that resemble a tropical hut. One hut in the center is elevated on stilts; it is connected to the surrounding ones by bridges. Upbeat parties, with DJs churning out music are held here. La Quinta Escondido can also be hired for private events.
434 West Palma Vista Drive Palmview, TX 78572 +1 956 519 8530
Jaro's Music Hall is a well-spaced concert venue with a seating capacity of 5000 persons. The acoustics are great for a memorable performance. The hall also hosts cultural and major events like banquets and receptions and other private celebrations. Call the authorities for rental information and other details.
32611 Farm to Market 2520 San Benito, TX 78586 +1 956 361 3131
Situated to the south of San Benito, Nogales Event Center is a beautiful venue that can accommodate any kind of event. Nestled amidst acres of lush green, your guests can enjoy splendid views from the center. Even the outdoor space can be used for your event. Services like catering, decoration, music etc are also offered by the center. You can even get a package customized to suit your requirements. An event celebrated at the Nogales Event Center is sure to be a memorable one for you and your guests.
West Sprague Street South Jackson Road Edinburg, TX 78539 +1 956 381 5631
Spread across 14 acres (5.66 hectares), Bicentennial Park is a great place for families and groups to spend the day out. The park features a baseball field, basketball, tennis and volleyball court. There is also a play area with swings and slides for the little ones. The park also houses picnic areas and restrooms. The Bicentennial Park is managed by the Parks and Recreation Department of Edinburg, call ahead or check the website for further information.
Located to the south of the city, the Activity Center of Edinburg is a great venue that plays host to concerts and social events. This center can accommodate a maximum of 640 guests, making it a suitable venue for small private parties as well large-scale community and cultural events. Managed by the Parks & Recreation Department, this center is in close proximity to its office as well as a public swimming pool and the South Park.
Anzalduas Dam Road Mission, TX 78572 +1 956 585 5311
Located on the banks of the Rio Grande river, Anzalduas State Park is a wonderful recreational spot for the young and the old. On weekends and vacation time, this park is filled with little kids playing around on the swings, slides and climbing frames. Anzalduas State Park also offers a favorable habitat for various species of birds, making it an ideal location for birding. Birdwatchers can keep an eye out for rare species that flock to this place at times.
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