Create lasting memories this Christmas with a variety of things to do in McAllen! Read on for a list of locations to enjoy brunch, a buffet, drinks, live music, and more!
Photo Courtesy of DoubleTree Suites by Hilton
The Christmas Day Brunch at DoubleTree Suites will be from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM. There will be an omelet station, carved prime rib, a mimosa bar, a hot cocoa bar, and much more!
- Seating times are 11:00 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2:00 PM. Santa Claus will be visiting from the North Pole from 12:00 PM until 2:30 PM!
- Located at 1800 S. 2nd
- $36.95 for adults, $31.95 for seniors, and $16.95 for children.
- To make your reservation, please call (956) 686-3000.
Photo Courtesy of Embassy Suites by Hilton
The Christmas Day Grand Buffet will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton at the McAllen Convention Center from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM. It will feature live entertainment by Ray Molina. The buffet includes roasted strip loin, spicy meatloaf, seared blackened salmon, and roasted ham.
- Located at 800 Convention Center Blvd.
- $35.99 for adults, $32.99 for seniors, and $18 for children.
- To make your reservation, call (956) 688-8329 or click here to book online.
Photo Courtesy of FRIO! McAllen
Fun Family-Friendly Events
- Visit FRIO! McAllen at the McAllen Convention Center from 12:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Please click here for more information and ticket options.
- Take the perfect holiday photos at Santa’s Circle Illuminated Park at the McAllen Convention Center. Click here for more information.
- Compete in Ultimate Smash Wednesdays at Kaboom Comics from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM.
- Half-Price Game Wednesdays at Dave and Busters happens from 11:00 AM until 12:00 AM.
- Experience Do Portugal Circus at Palms Crossing beginning at 8:00 PM. Tickets are available online, please click here to purchase.
Nightlife and Live Music for Adults
- Christmas Karaoke Party at Austin Street Bar will begin at 7:00 PM.
- Last Page will be performing at Bourbon St. Grill beginning at 10:00 PM.
- Live Band Karaoke at The Flying Walrus will begin at 10:00 PM.
- OGK Presents: Wicked Wing Wednesdays with music by DJ JonWayne Eaden from 10:00 PM until 2:00 AM at Kiss and Fly Shot Bar.
- Xmas with Rey Aguilar & Santiago C. at The Side Room beginning at 10:00 PM.
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