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Fair, 80 F

Wed - Partly Cloudy/Wind. High: 100 Low: 80
Thu - Sunny/Wind. High: 100 Low: 79
Fri - Sunny. High: 102 Low: 79
Sat - Mostly Sunny. High: 100 Low: 79
Sun - Mostly Sunny. High: 99 Low: 79

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Valley Entertainment Calendar

August 15

Toby Keith’s “Shut Up and Hold On” tourcomes to the Pharr Events Center, 3000 N. Cage. Special guest Jack Ingram opens the show. Doors open at 2 p.m., and the show starts at 3 p.m. Tickets are $50 for general admission and $85 VIP and are available at or the Events Center Box Office.

August 23

The Edinburg World Birding Center presents their annual free Summer Movie Night in the Park with the feature film of Dr. Suess’ story, “The Lorax.” Bring a blanket or lawn chairs. It begins at 8 p.m. Snacks and beverages will be sold on site. The EWBC is located at 714 Raul Longoria Rd.

August 27

The Mississippi rock quintet 3 Doors Down brings their acoustics show, “Songs from the Basement,” to the Pharr Events Center with special guest Jamie N. Commons. The show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $27 to $65 and can be purchased at or by calling 800-745-3000. Pharr Events is located at 3000 N. Cage.

August 30

American rapper and singer-songwriter Nelly (aka Cornell Iral Haynes Jr.) will make an appearance at the Pharr Events Center, 3000 N. Cage, at 7:30 p.m. General admission is $35, with VIP tickets for $55. Go to or call 800-745-3000 to place an order.

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