Spring is in full bloom and there are so many events coming up! From shopping in McAllen to enjoying some delicious brews while chowing down on endless crawfish, there are numerous ways to enjoy McAllen this April! Check them out below and let us know if we left anything out!
April 2nd | McAllen Food Park Unplugged
8:00 PM until 10:00 PM
10 N. Broadway
Not only does the McAllen Food Park have some of the best eats on wheels, but its “Unplugged Night” is something that shouldn’t be missed! Enjoy great musical performances by The Co-Creators and the Steel Vultures, John Mayer Tribute Band! It’s the perfect way to enjoy live music in McAllen on a Friday night.
April 2nd | Life in the Abstract at Roosevelt’s at 7
3:00 PM until 11:00 PM
821 N. Main St.
Experience a new art awakening with Valley native and artist Jimmi Keirn. Bringing a world of color and imagination to McAllen, this is beyond an art show at one of the city’s best craft beer locations! You’ll enjoy a live painting performance, silent auction, door raffle, and so much more!
April 3rd, 5th, and 17th | Brew-seum
Brew-seum is back, with some careful tweaks, of course! Enjoy working out, a brew or two, dinner, and some howling pianos! It’s several events sprinkled throughout the month and, honestly, Brew-seum deserves its own section!
April 3rd | Moonbeans Coffee Pop-Up Shop
11:00 AM until 3:00 PM
5524 N. 10th St.
Adopt a furry friend and shop for some unique local products while enjoying a nice, cold mocha. Sounds like the perfect way to spend a Saturday, don’t you think?
April 3rd | Tres Lagos Farmers Market
2:00 PM until 5:00 PM
4350 Tres Lagos Blvd.
There’ll be so many vendors participating at the Tres Lagos Farmers Market! Enjoy fresh veggies, live music, food trucks, and so much more!
April 3rd | The Wish Market Easter Artisan Market
2:00 PM until 6:00 PM
905 N. Main St.
One of the newest restaurants in McAllen, Mikhuna is teaming up with The Wish Market for their Easter Artisan Market! With food and drink specials and amazing vendors, you’ll have a happy belly with some extra goodies for the family.
April 9th | McAllen Art Walk
Because of the Easter Holiday, the McAllen Art Walk has been rescheduled for April 9th. Do you know what that means?! You have an extended week to participate! Hosted by the dynamic Victoria and Angelika, the McAllen Art Walk is always full of fun while showcasing and enhancing McAllen’s art culture.
April 10th | Spring Market at Cosmos
11:00 AM until 4:00 PM
1200 N. 10th St.
Numerous local vendors, crafts, and food will all be under one roof! There’ll also be music to jam to while you shop!
April 10th | National Pet Day at the Market
12:00 PM until 5:00 PM
1407 N. Main St.
Southern Roots Flower Market, Salome on Main, and the Pop-Up Shops have come together to bring you one of the most popular spots for shopping in McAllen. With over 40 vendors, food spots, and music performances, you can guarantee it will be bustling with fun!
April 11th | KPOP Spring Bazaar
11:00 AM until 6:00 PM
212 N. Main Street
With a variety of vendors, snacks, and coffee from Drip Coffee Truck, this event will be the KPOP Spring Bazaar of your dreams! It’ll be located at Goma Boutique, one of the prettiest places you’ll ever shop at!
April 17th | Street Market at The Secret Garden
12:00 PM until 4:00 PM
1003 W. Maple Ave
Complimentary sangria? Yes, please! With live music and an outdoor market, this is going to be a fun event!
April 22nd | Moon Over Mazatlán
Celebrate Quinta Mazatlán’s 15th anniversary with a quinceañera, a fiesta full of fun, live music, historical education, food, and spirits under the moon! This is one event that you do NOT want to miss!
April 23rd | The McAllen Crawfish Boil
6:30 PM until 11:00 PM
9809 N. Taylor Rd.
The famous McAllen Crawfish Boil is back! Enjoy the musical stylings of Wade Bowen, Stony Larue, the Powell Brothers, and Lauren Corzine, plus endless crawfish!
April 24th | Kite Day at Palm View Community Center
10:00 AM until 12:00 PM
3401 Jordan Rd. W.
The sky’s the limit when decorating your own kite! Do so and fly it at the Palm View Community Center. It’s only $5 to register!