5 Upcoming McAllen TX Events Your Kids Will Enjoy at Quinta Mazatlán

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Are you looking for McAllen events to do with your kids during the summer? Spend time with your kids at Quinta Mazatlán, where they can enjoy and learn more about the environment. We have listed many McAllen Tx events your kids will enjoy at Quinta.

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Weekly Events

Quinta hosts weekly programs that you can take your children to during the week:

  • Tuesday – Have fun at Flashlight Nights with Urban Ecologist John Brush from 8:30 PM to 10 PM.
  • Wednesday – Relax with some Rooted Yoga Outdoors with Expert Teacher Shelby Hirschberg from 6 PM to 7 PM.
  • Thursday – Your whole family will enjoy the Family Evening Explorations from 6 PM to 8 PM.
  • Friday – Take your child to a Guided Forest and Bird Walk from 8:30 AM to 10 AM.
  • Saturday – Enjoy Nature Nuggets from 10 AM to 11 AM with your young two to six-year-old kiddos. Kids who are seven years old or older are welcomed to engage in learning during Science Saturdays from 11 AM to 12 PM.

Thursday Night Live 

Thursday Night Live is a unique program that happens every Thursday from 7 PM to 8 PM, which includes live animals, music, art, themed trail walks, and many more McAllen Tx events.

Hobbies in Nature

Join Urban Ecologist John Brush in the following summer events:

  • Pollinator Power on June 25 from 10 AM to 11 AM
  • Mothing by Moonlight on July 23 from 9 PM to Midnight
  • Dragons and Damsels on August 20 from 10 AM to 11 AM

Nature Photo Contest

Give your kids the gift of photography by allowing them to engage in a free nature photo contest. This contest is open to ages five to eighteen. Any child who submits a nature picture has their photo featured in the exhibit and receives a t-shirt, goody bag, and awards ceremony on August 18. Additionally, your children are welcome to join professional photographer Ruth Hoyt throughout the summer.

Nature Discovery Camps

Tune in to one of our many half-day camps happening in McAllen. These camps are separated by age groups and feature art, wildlife, botany, and more lessons. 

Choose What To Do in McAllen TX

Quinta Mazatlán is one of the many fun places in McAllen that you and your children will enjoy throughout the summer. If you want to learn about more fun things to do in McAllen, be sure to look at our McAllen events calendar today. Tag us enjoying McAllen TX events on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter! #ExploreMcAllen!


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