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Top Activities for Seniors in McAllen

By Michael Watson

Seniors living in McAllen, Texas, often find themselves looking for fun activities to enjoy. Gone are the days of just sitting around your home, watching television and doing crossword puzzles or needlepoint. Seniors of today are getting out and about, visiting museums, shopping, dining, and so much more.

Let's look at a few things seniors can do in McAllen, TX. You'll have a hard time picking the place you want to go!

Quinta Mazatlan

The Quinta Mazatlan is an Adobe mansion as well as a nature and bird center. This sanctuary is home to over 500 species of birds, a "top 10" list of butterflies that can be spotted, and local hummingbirds. The grounds are also home to many native plants of South Texas. Seniors can enjoy both the indoors and outdoors when they visit this beautiful sanctuary.

La Plaza Mall

Who doesn't enjoy shopping? Seniors can get out and enjoy the day when they visit the La Plaza Mall, featuring more than 1,200,000 square feet of shops. The mall has more than 150 retailers and offers many different eateries and restaurants for hungry patrons. There are sure to be stores that catch your aging loved one's eye.

Main Event Entertainment

While Main Event Entertainment is home to all types of family-friendly activities, seniors will find many things to do on a rainy day as well. Active seniors can bowl a game or two, enjoy a game of table pool with friends, sing along to the karaoke machine, or play a relaxing game of mini golf. Seniors can also have a cocktail at the bar or a bite to eat at the local restaurant.

If you or your loved one is in need of additional care, assistance, or transportation to enjoy the activities in the McAllen area, please contact us today. We will set you up with caring, compassionate caregivers who will help you in any way you need it.