December 6th, 7th, and 8th: The 2019 McAllen Holiday Parade Presented by H-E-B, Gingerbread House Workshops at IMAS, and More Things to do in McAllen!


Photo Courtesy of the IMAS Museum

Spend some time with your friends and family at the many holiday festivities going on this weekend in McAllen! Join the Gingerbread House Workshop at the IMAS, experience the spectacular McAllen Holiday Parade and Christmas in the Park, and attend the Toy Drive Festival at Southern Roots Flower Market. Read on for more things to do in McAllen this weekend!

Friday, December 6th

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Photo Courtesy of the McAllen Holiday Parade

Saturday, December 7th

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Photo Courtesy of Amanda Elaine Bakes

Sunday, December 8th

  • Enjoy a bike ride with the Sun & Ski Sports Team during their Sunday Sapo Gravel Ride from 7:00 AM until 10:00 AM. Meet at their La Plaza Mall location and don’t forget your helmet and water bottle!
  • Shop locally and listen to live music at the Toy Drive Festival benefitting Super Rami and Friends! This event will be held at Southern Roots Flower Market from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM.
  • Make-N-Take Crafts at the McAllen Public Library will be held from 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM.
  • RGV TubaChristmas will be performing outside the McAllen Convention Center from 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM. This is a free performance so feel free to bring your own chairs and blankets!
  • Bring your little ones for stories, signs, and playtime at Baby Storytime! This event will be held at the McAllen Public Library from 4:00 PM until 5:00 PM.
  • Join a staff member for Art in the Park held at the McAllen Nature Center from 6:00 PM until 7:00 PM. There is a suggested donation of $1 per person.

Have a Great Weekend, Explorers!

As always, be sure to tag us or use #exploremcallen and #mcalleneats in your photos for your chance to be featured on our social media accounts!


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