Category: South Padre Parade

PalmFest International Folklife Celebration on tap

PalmFest logo

Special to the Parade McAllen’s PalmFest International Folklife Celebration will be held Oct. 1-2 at the McAllen Convention Center. “In addition to our great line up of signature events at PalmFest, this year look for the expanded Car Evolution classic car show and the 2011 PalmFest Farmer’s Market along with more kids and teen activities, …

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Madelyn Victoria slates EP release party at Wink’s

Madelyn Victoria

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ South Padre Parade paradeeditor@portisabelsouthpadre.com She’s more than just a pretty face. Madelyn Victoria Vallejo, 21, performing simply as Madelyn Victoria, will celebrate a first in what’s sure to be a promising career in country music by holding an album release party for her first EP, a self-titled, five-track effort already sparking a …

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McAllen hosts 11th Annual Mayor’s Cup tourney

Mayor's Cup

Special to the Parade The 11th Annual McAllen Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament will be held Oct. 1 at the McAllen Palm View Golf Course. The event goes toward the Top 25 program put together by the McAllen Chamber of Commerce every year in benefit of the best 25 students of the three McAllen ISD High …

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BCA 8-Ball Championship to benefit cancer research

Rebecca Galvan

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ South Padre Parade paradeeditor@portisabelsouthpadre.com Sinking the 8-ball can win a game of pool, and now it can also help benefit cancer research. Richard and Rebecca Galvan of San Benito are organizing a BCA 8-Ball Championship tournament, to be held Oct. 7-9, at Rack Daddy’s in Harlingen, located on 1802 S. 77 Sunshine …

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Carol Welsman to open Latin Jazz Festival

Carol Welsman

Special to the Parade The University of Texas at Brownsville welcomes acclaimed jazz singer and pianist Carol Welsman at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12 at The Arts Center. Welsman’s performance continues the Signature Series and also opens the Brownsville Society for the Performing Arts’ Latin Jazz Festival. “I would describe her as smooth jazz, very, …

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