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MXLAN Summer Art & Music Festival is back this July 28 – 30! Each day enjoy exciting cultural activities around the McAllen Convention Center.

  • Artisan Mercado
  • Live in Motion Art
  • Calenda Street Parade
  • Firework Extravaganza
  • Live music from artists Little Jesus, Maye, Kinky, Glare

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The 3-day Summer Art & Music Festival celebrating young Latino culture is taking over the McAllen Convention Center July 28-30. Visit for the schedule, and purchase your tickets today:

  • Friday, July 28th – GENERAL ADMISSION FREE
  • Saturday, July 29th – Free for kids under 12 & General Admission $10 (+fees)
  • Sunday, July 30th – Free for kids under 12 & General Admission $10 (+fees)


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International Economic Summit – July 28

Hear key economic insights from top advisors to the U.S. and Mexico from keynote speaker D

uncan Wood, Ph.D. from the Wilson Center’s Mexico InstituteCall for tickets.


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Neon Nights 5k – July 28

Start Friday night on the right foot, and grab your friends for a 5K run through our Neon Light fixture while you get your blood pumping to hit local DJs. Sign up online!


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SPIRITA Mezcal & Tequila Tasting – July 29

Join us for a premium Mezcal & Tequila tasting experience featuring 10+ fine dining vendors. Purchase tickets online.

Ticket fee includes:

    • Live music
    • Five signature drinks
  • Mezcal & tequila tastings

PLUS, enjoy unlimited restaurant tastings at

  • Kiss & Fly
  • Costa Messa
  • MULA Catina
  • Palenque Grill
  • Casa Palenque
  • Taco Palenque
  • Suerte Bar & Grill
  • NAPO Todays Pizza
  • Chorizo San Manuel
  • La UNO Cocina de Mar
  • 5a Ronda Cantina Restaurant
  • ROSMANI fine Mexican cuisine
  • The Quarter New Orleans Kitchen
  • K-U-M-O-R-I & MORI Japanese Grill


Carla Morrison in Concert – July 30

MXLAN presents Carla Morrison at the McAllen Performing Arts Center Sunday, July 30th  The three-time Latin Grammy-winning artist will perform live from the state-of-the-art McAllen Performing Arts Center. Purchase your tickets online.


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Sabor A Mexico Food Festival – July 30

Join ten top McAllen restaurants for a night of Mexican-inspired cuisine at the MPAC Center Lawn. Purchase tickets online.

Ticket fee includes:

  • Music
  • 2 Adult drinks
  • Food festival entry
  • UNLIMITED tastings
  • Beverages & more!

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Purchase your tickets and find more information at MXLAN.COM.

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