South Padre Island

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The Rio Grande Valley Vipers are an American professional basketball team of the NBA G League. They play their home games at the State Farm Arena, in Hidalgo, Texas. With two D-League titles in 2010 and 2013, the Vipers are the most successful team in the league along with the Asheville Altitude and Santa Cruz Warriors.

Rio Grande Valley FC Toros is an American professional soccer team based in Edinburg, Texas operated by Lone Star, LLC. They joined the United Soccer League in the 2016 season. Lone Star has the same ownership team as the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA Gatorade League with Alonzo Cantu as majority owner.

Local Colleges & High Schools

The Rio Grande Valley is home to many colleges and high schools who present economical but quality entertainment in the forms of concerts, musicals, mariachi concerts, plays and more!  Many of our residents faithfully attend the Christmas Tuba concert in Edinburg performed by high school students – a must see!