Hospitality

The McAllen Greeters have been serving Border Buttermilk since 1959

Sports

Excellent facilities for sporting events.

Culinary

McAllen is 2nd in (non-fast food) restaurants per capita in Texas.

Multiculturism

Something that not everyone has, we have it.

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Welcome to McAllen, Texas

  • Dinner for two at The Spanish Room

    Dinner for two at The Spanish Room

    Enter your information HERE for the chance to win a romantic dinner for two at the Spanish Room located inside the historical Renaissance Casa de Palmas Hotel. The winner will be selected Friday, February 12th at 12pm.  See the image below for more details. (phone number will only be used to contact the winner).

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  • Tickets for Latin Comedy Jam

    Tickets for Latin Comedy Jam

    We are giving away 2 pair of tickets for the Latin Comedy Jam happening Friday, February 12, 2016. What you have to do? Like and Share the post on Facebook, mention in our comment section “shared” when you are done. It is that easy to win! By the way, we are giving a special discount [...]

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  • Story Time – McAllen Greeters

    Story Time – McAllen Greeters

    History of the McAllen Greeters Late in the afternoon of September 16, 1960, Charles Clark waited at McAllen’s airport with a giant sombrero on his head, dark shades to keep the sun from his eyes and a colorful zarape draped over his left shoulder.   Clark was there to welcome Hollywood starlet Martha Hyer to McAllen [...]

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  • Attention Birding Lovers!

    Attention Birding Lovers!

    Do you love birding? Then this contest totally interests you. Why? We are giving away 3 nights to the Birding Metropolis in our great city of McAllen, Texas. What do you have to do? Go and favorite  BIRDING METROPOLIS listing at https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/43709 and upload a picture in our comments section from Facebook of your favorite bird and tell us [...]

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  • McAllen in the Top 10 Safests Cities in America

    McAllen in the Top 10 Safests Cities in America

    The Safest Cities in America Safety first, right? Whether you’re thinking about relocating for your career, looking for a good neighborhood in which to buy a home or trying to decide where you want to attend college, safety is always a top consideration. It’s pretty safe to say that no one wants to live in a [...]

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  • McAllen Public Library on Main – Upcoming Events

    McAllen Public Library on Main – Upcoming Events

    TINY TOTS HOLIDAY EVENT A special Holiday event for babies and toddlers. Enjoy stories and crafts along with a special guest. Date: Friday, December 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am – 11:00am Location: Children’s Storytime Room, Categories: Children COLORING FOR ADULTS Coloring is not just for kids– it’s a fun, calming, and stress-relieving form of relaxation. Colored [...]

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  • Contest for RGV Citizen of the Year

    Contest for RGV Citizen of the Year

    Of these nominees, who do you feel should be RGV Citizen of the Year? The Rio Grande Valley is a place that brings different cities together to create a region full of people that love their respective entities. We have such great people here that even we have to do contests to see who is [...]

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  • Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker

    Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker

    A Christmas Tradition The Moscow Ballet will grace the McAllen Civic Center Auditorium this December with a performance over 20 years in the making. The Great Russian Nutcracker has been a Christmas tradition in North America since 1993 and now South Texas will see its beauty. A Performance Unlike Any Other The origin of the Nutcracker, [...]

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  • December’s Event Calendar in McAllen

    December’s Event Calendar in McAllen

    Saying McAllen, Texas is in the holiday spirit is putting it lightly.  There are so many festive events going on in December, with the highlight being the McAllen Holiday Parade, we decided to do the work for you and put together a list of can’t-miss holiday events. Tuesday, December 1st Tree Lighting Ceremony McAllen Convention Center [...]

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