If you’re wanting to keep the kids busy during their first weekend of summer break, then McAllen has everything you’ll need! Check out our list of family-friendly things to do in McAllen this weekend!

Friday, May 31st

  • Kidz Night Out at the Palm View Community Center will be held from 6:30 PM until 10:30 PM.
  • Join a special Mansion Tour at Quinta Mazatlán from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Learn about the interesting history and stories of the mansion and the natural beauty surrounding it. The cost of admission is $3.00.

Saturday, June 1st

  • Try Tai Chi Under the Oaks at the McAllen Nature Center from 8:00 AM until 9:00 AM. Park admission is a $1 per person suggested donation.
  • Be a part of Heroes Run 2019 at Town Lake at Fireman’s Park from 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Register at Valley Running Company located at 1701 W. Dove Ave. J or online by clicking here.
  • Stop by the Block Party at The Shops at Upas & 11th from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM. The market will feature a collection of local artisans, local crafters, seasonal decor, and so much more!
  • Enjoy Movies in the Park at Westside Park Ballfields from 7:00 PM until 10:30 PM. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic items for a unique movie experience! Food trucks will be available. This event is FREE!
  • Visit PetSmart for a Kitten Adoption Event at 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM. This event will continue on Sunday from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM.

Sunday, June 2nd

See You There!

If you plan on attending any of these events, be sure to take plenty of photos! Feel free to tag us or use #exploremcallen and #mcalleneats!