Harlingen CVB
311 E. Tyler St.
Harlingen, TX 78550
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Arts and Entertainment

Harlingen is renowned for its larger-than-life-size murals that brighten the streets of Downtown Harlingen and decorate the walls inside local businesses. Take the tour and see aspects of Valley history and culture through the eyes of local artists.

In addition to Harlingen’s Mural Project explore Harlingen’s Heritage Trail or take in some live entertainment.  Live entertainment includes Blues on the Hill, Praise on the Hill, community theatre, sporting events and world famous musical acts

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Cinemark 16 – The Palace

401 S. Expressway 83, Harlingen, TX
Phone: 956-428-3224

Catch the latest movie at Cinemark 16 in Harlingen. This movie theater in not called The Palace for nothing. Cinemark 16 boasts all stadium seating, RealD 3D, a lobby cafe that specializes in pizza, burgers and other made-to-order treats, and an arcade. Check for movie times.

Harlingen Arts and Heritage Museum

2425 Boxwood St., Harlingen, TX
Phone: 956-216-4901

Tour Harlingen’s first hospital, the home of city founder Lon C. hill, and Paso Real Stagecoach Inn, built during the civil war. All three historical buildings sit on the grounds of the Harlingen Arts & Heritage Museum. Also on the grounds is the Historical Museum which features photos from Harlingen’s heyday as an airbase, plus cultural and natural history exhibits.

Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM and Sunday from 1 PM to 4 PM.

Harlingen Performing Arts Theatre

1209 Fairpark Blvd. , Harlingen, TX
Phone: 956-412-PLAY

The Harlingen Performing Arts Theatre is is home to live community theatre in the Rio Grande Valley. Listings of upcoming productions and concerts can be found on their website as well as opportunities to volunteer or audition.

State Farm Arena

2600 N. 10th St., Hidalgo, TX
Phone: 956-843-6688

The State Farm Arena is a 6,800-seat arena that will configure up to 5,500-seats for ice hockey, football and basketball events.  The 20 million dollar arena is home to the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees of the Central Hockey League since 2003, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA Development League since 2007, and the Rio Grande Valley Magic of the Lone Star Football League since 2011.

This popular venue hosts over 150 events every year from boxing matches and comedy shows to some of the world’s biggest musical acts such as Janet Jackson, Ricky Martin, Juanes, Shakira, Elton John and more!

Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl and Grill (at Bass Pro Shops)

101 Bass Pro Dr, Harlingen, TX
Phone: (956) 291-5200

Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl and Grill features a truly unique atmosphere and design geared for family fun and dining.

Casual family dining is available in the Grill where you can select from a menu featuring a variety of appetizers, sandwiches, salads and burgers.  A private room can host up to 36 and is the perfect spot for a private lunch or dinner, seminar or even a fun birthday party.

Bowl in the Ocean! 12 full lanes of bowling that offer a unique underwater ocean experience! Custom bowling balls that bear the likeness of octopus, mermaids, camouflage and more!

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Harlingen CVB
311 E. Tyler Street
Harlingen, TX 78550
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