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Harlingen Nonprofit Brings Top-Notch Entertainment

Entertainers such as Sons of Serendip, shown here with HSC board members Julie Ng-Castillo and Cheryl LaBerge, are ready to give concert-goers a great show. But, that’s not all that occurs at the Harlingen Municipal Auditorium on event night. Local business Peggy’s Cakes and More offers an array of food from the time the doors open at 6:30 p.m. (an hour before the show) and then again at intermission.

The list of entertainers who have graced the stage of the Harlingen Municipal Auditorium is impressive. They include Guy Lombardo, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Paul Robeson, the Von Trapp Family Singers and famous pianist, composer and conductor Sergei Rachmaninoff. But, all of those names go back to the 1940s, just a few years after the facility was built.  Today, the music and entertainment continue at the 1,500-seat auditorium, but most…

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