Recreation & Tourism

Texas Onion Fest Committee Chair Daryl Smith, Weslaco Chamber Marketing Director Laura Espinoza, Liz Gonzalez and Weslaco Chamber President/CEO Doug Croft display the festival's awards from TFEA. (photo Weslaco Chamber)

Onion Fest Receives State Recognition

Weslaco Chamber garners multiple awards from TFEA The Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce is the recipient of seven marketing awards from the Texas Festivals and Events Association for their promotion of Texas Onion Fest. TFEA awards the marketing efforts of events and festivals across the state. CEO/Chamber President Doug Croft attended the TFEA annual conference in Fort Worth July 27-29, where he accepted the awards. Texas Onion Fest is in…

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Digital Beach Bums Promote the Island 

Live web cams attract valuable audience A video of a large alligator cruising near the Laguna Madre shoreline on South Padre Island generated more than 70,000…
South Padre Island

Vargas becomes Certified Tourism Executive

Weslaco Visitor Center director receives state certification Weslaco Visitor Center Director Jason Vargas recently completed the Travel & Tourism College program, earning the designation…

Bait and Fishing Business a Life Source

The landscape will tell you that you are in a different place. Bait…

Golf Tournament Harlingen Chamber May 12

golf Tournament to benefit Marine Military Academy The Harlingen…
Harlingen