Category: South Padre Parade

Music by the Bay on tap Saturday

Music by the Bay

Special to the Parade Saturday, Nov. 12 is the day in which the Laguna Vista Live: Music by the Bay concert will be underway. As previously reported, the open-air event will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. in the heart of the city at Roloff Park, off of FM 510 behind City Hall and …

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Celebrities to attend Bass Pro Shops ribbon cutting

Special to the Parade HARLINGEN – An all-star cast that reads like a who’s who in the world of sports, entertainment and the great outdoors joins together to help Bass Pro Shops celebrate a spectacular Evening for Conservation, Wednesday, Nov. 16 at the new Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, located on 101 Bass Pro Drive …

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The Great Outdoors: Water off a duck’s back

Great Outdoors

By JIM FOSTER Special to the Parade My article last week was about the Federal Waterfowl Stamp and how it helps fund many of this country’s wetlands conservation efforts. I would surmise that wetlands should be wet – as in water. However, this year there have been wide variations of wet and dry areas. This …

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VSO welcomes Russian Virtuoso Pianist for Chamber Concert

Special to the Parade The acclaimed Valley Symphony Orchestra, Peter Dabrowski, Music Director, recently announced its second chamber series concert of the 2011-12 Season, on Saturday, Nov. 19 at 8 p.m., at the International Museum of Art and Sciences (IMAS) in McAllen, with a unique program of solo piano and poetry by native Russian pianist …

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Nature Niche: Sea Urchin’s Pearly Whites

Nature Niche

By SCARLET COLLEY Special to the Parade Some of you may look at this photo and know right away what it is, and some of you may wonder what is that a mouth of? Look at those pearly whites. There are only five of them but they are strong and they are very white. It …

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SPI Tide Chart (Nov. 10 – Nov. 16)

Tide Chart

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SPI SurfCast (Nov. 10 – Nov. 16)

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Purple Heart Memorial Trail to be dedicated on SPI

Purple Heart Memorial Trail

Special to the Parade The City of South Padre Island will host a dedication ceremony for the Rio Grande Valley Purple Heart Memorial Trail on Nov. 11, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. The ceremony will be held at the Schlitterbahn Waterpark located at 33261 State Park Rd. 100. In the past legislative session, a bill was …

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Veterans Day March slated Friday in San Benito

Veterans Day

Special to the Parade The annual Veterans Day march and ceremony is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 11 in San Benito. According to officials with the City of San Benito, the march of veterans will begin at 11 a.m., in which all veterans and their surviving family members are encouraged to march downtown San Benito on …

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Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli to play McAllen

Jeremy Camp

Special to the Parade Grammy nominated artist Jeremy Camp will headline the fall “We Cry Out” tour concluding on Nov. 17 in McAllen. The 29-city tour features reigning GMA Artist of the Year Francesca Battistelli along with special guest Adam Cappa and in McAllen with Crawford Higgins. The tour is in support of Camp’s acclaimed …

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