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Things To Do in Rio Grande Valley, TX

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center

Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center

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Coconuts Bar & Grill

Coconuts Bar & Grill

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Charro Days

Charro Days

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Shary Municipal Golf Course

Shary Municipal Golf Course

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Quinta Mazatlan

Quinta Mazatlan

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Cinemark 16 and XD

Cinemark 16 and XD

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Children's Museum of Brownsville

Children's Museum of Brownsville

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Harlingen Community Theatre

Harlingen Community Theatre

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Mezzanine on 17th

Mezzanine on 17th

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National Butterfly Center

National Butterfly Center

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Valle Vista Mall

Valle Vista Mall

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South Padre Surf Company

South Padre Surf Company

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The Original Dolphin Watch

The Original Dolphin Watch

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Local Resources in Rio Grande Valley, TX

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Mercedes Independent School District

Mercedes Independent School District

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Harlingen Municipal Auditorium

Harlingen Municipal Auditorium

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Rio Grande Regional Hospital

Rio Grande Regional Hospital

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KTLM-TV 40 - Telemundo

KTLM-TV 40 - Telemundo

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KFXV-TV 2 - FOX

KFXV-TV 2 - FOX

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Metro McAllen

Metro McAllen

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DISH Network

DISH Network

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United Way of South Texas

United Way of South Texas

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