Experience fun things to do in McAllen, TX

Ideally located near McAllen International Airport (MFE), our Radisson hotel provides a free shuttle to help you discover a host of fun things to do in McAllen. Attend a trade show at the McAllen Convention Center, or catch a touring Broadway show at the McAllen Performing Arts Center. You can also spend an afternoon shopping at La Plaza Mall, located within walking distance, or at the Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets, just 30 minutes east on I-2. Headed for the great outdoors? Stop by Quinta Mazatlan or the National Butterfly Center, two organizations known for their dedication to protecting the wildlife of South Texas. After a fun-filled day of exploration, relax in your room or suite and upload photos of your adventures with the help of free Wi-Fi.
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Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets

21.46 mi / 34.53 km from the hotel
Find great deals on tons of name-brand stores including Coach, Burberry, Michael Kors, and Columbia Sportswear. These outlets are conveniently located off I-2 just 15 minutes from the hotel.

Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle National Shrine

5.02 mi / 8.07 km from the hotel
One of the most visited shrines in the country, this basilica dedicated to Our Lady of San Juan del Valle welcomes more than a million visitors each year.

International Museum of Art & Science

4.43 mi / 7.14 km from the hotel
Discover more than 8,000 specimens and works of art at the International Museum, widely regarded as the premier art and science museum in South Texas. Kids love the award-winning watershed exhibit and NASA's Science on a Sphere exhibit.

La Plaza Mall

0.47 mi / 0.76 km from the hotel
This spacious mall features more than 150 stores, including Coach, Dillard's, and Armani Exchange.

McAllen Convention Center

2.27 mi / 3.66 km from the hotel
This multipurpose facility offers 174,000 square feet of exhibit halls, ballrooms, conference rooms, and other meeting spaces in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley.

McAllen Performing Arts Center

2.1 mi / 3.39 km from the hotel
Located beside the McAllen Convention Center, the McAllen Performing Arts Center is Texas's most technologically advanced arts venue south of San Antonio. Join 1,800 other spectators for thrilling musicals and concerts.