Established in 2001, the Edinburg Stadium is the home ground of the Edinburg Roadrunners baseball team. Apart from baseball and sporting events, this stadium is also used to host concerts and social events. The Edinburg Stadium can accommodate around 4000 guests during sporting events, but it can be expanded to house around 16,000 guests during concerts.
North Sugar Road University of Texas-Pan America Edinburg, TX 78541 +1 956 665 2221
Located on the campus of University of Texas-Pan America, the UTPA Fieldhouse is a basketball arena that can hold 2420 spectators. Home to the Broncs and UTPA volleyball team, this venue has witnessed exciting matches and excellent play of the university team. Also, the Department of Health and Kinesiology regularly hosts its seminars and lectures here. Check website for more details.
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.
409 East 13th Street Brownsville, TX 78520 +1 956 455 3599
Located in the heart of Brownsville, Galeria 409 showcases splendid artworks by regional artists. Popular works displayed here include those by Oscar Alvarez, Cande Agluiar and Cliff Whelty. A unique feature of Galeria 409, is its rustic brick walls which provide a backdrop for the paintings. Guests can also visit this gallery outside of their operational hours; just call and book an appointment.
A premier venue to keep in touch with the latest in the culture scene of the city, the Harlingen Municipal Auditorium hosts fine ballet and theater performances that mesmerize the audience. With 2300 seats, this giant venue also hosts vibrant music festivals and seasonal concerts that add more glamor to the city's entertainment. Catch a show here whenever possible, to experience the various hues of Harlingen's creative side.
East Tyler Avenue Harlingen, TX 78550 +1 956 216 5951(City Park Council)
Featuring ten soccer fields in its fold, the Harlingen Soccer Complex hosts exciting soccer matches. It is well-equipped to experience the crazy fervor of the final moments of the match with bright lights and great views from the benches. Morning time also sees locals take their early morning jog around the greens. Full parking facilities are provided here along with covered seating areas to ensure the comfort of the viewers.
Morgan Boulevard & Grimes Avenue Harlingen, TX 78550 +1 956 216 5951(City Park Council)
Located right near the city center of Harlingen is the Pendleton Park. This park is a haven for all sport lovers, as it comes with incredible facilities for tennis, baseball and even golf. The sprawling 47 acres includes 18 tennis courts, 6 Little League baseball fields, and even a tennis pro shop. However, the park is not just a place for sports enthusiasts. It also is a great place to bring the whole family for a picnic as there are picnic tables, a barbecue pit and even a playground with equipment where kids can play. Pendleton Park is a nice place to be on a quiet and lazy Sunday.
9809 North Taylor Road Mission, TX 78573 +1 956 585 7223
Las Palmas Race Park may look like some empty open space, but looks can be deceiving as this ground is a prime entertainment venue in Mission. This race park plays host to horse races by day and transforms into a musical hub at night. This humungous ground can accommodate a maximum of 10,000 people at a go. Rock and country concerts are a popular feature at Las Palmas Race Park. Gary Allan, Clint Black, Plain White T's, Black Crowes and many more renowned names have enthralled guests here with their performances.
The Rio Grande Valley Showgrounds is a vast open space located to the north of Mercedes. This fairground is a flexible space that can accommodate a large audience and can be used to host cultural events as well as fairs, festivals and concerts. The Rio Grande Valley Showgrounds is popular among citizens and visitors as the hosting space of the annual event, The Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show.
602 West Van Buren Avenue Harlingen, TX 78550 +1 956 425 3323
The name itself will make you squeamish, just imagine what will happen once you are inside. The Rotting Flesh Factory is for all those horror buffs and haunt lovers who get a thrill out of such places. Designed to spook you completely, this place ain't for the weak-hearted. Though there isn't any age limit, it is advisable to bring only children who are 12 years and above. But make sure they are up for it. If spooky places are entertaining for you, then the Rotting Flesh Factory is worth a visit. Call ahead for visiting hours.
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