RGV Visitors Guide

Harlingen Municipal Auditorium The Harlingen Municipal Auditorium has hosted hundreds of famous musicians, speakers, circuses, and plays since its opening in 1928. Renovated and expanded in 1993, it remained a venue for concerts and dramatic performances, and serves as headquarters for the city’s signature events. Renovated again after being devastated by Hurricane Dolly in 2008, the auditorium hosts dramatic performances, concerts, and other special events. Located at 1204 Fair Park Blvd., call (956) 216-5990 for information. Harlingen Community Theatre Musicals, comedies, concerts, and dance performances are regularly scheduled at Harlingen Community Theatre, located at 1209 Fair Park Blvd. Call (956) 412-7529 for information on upcoming events or to make reservations. You can check out the website at www.harlingencommunitytheatre.org and “Like us on Facebook.” Historic Downtown Harlingen, A Designated Texas Main Street District Downtown Harlingen is a thriving and vibrant area of economically viable and unique businesses with activities that attract local citizens and visitors. An attractive streetscape, renovated buildings of diverse architectural styles, and an appealing mix of restaurants, shops, offices, and housing entices residents and businesses to invest in the historic city center. Check out the monthly events below: Market Days: 1st Saturday of the Month | 9am-3pm Downtown at Sundown: 3rd Saturday of the Month | 6pm-10pm Harlingen Art Night: Last Friday of the Month | 7pm-10pm Come by the Downtown Improvement District Office at 209 W. Jackson Avenue and pick up a directory and enjoy what Downtown HarPage 36 Rio Grande Valley Visitors Guide 2023-2024