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Winter Texan Expo Jan. 17

Edinburg Winter Texans

The Edinburg Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce host a Winter Texan Appreciation Day and Expo Jan. 17. The event includes live music by Sweet Water Band RGV, food and a chance to win door prizes. “Winter Texans continue to be vital to our community,” said Ronnie Larralde, executive director of the Edinburg Chamber and Edinburg CVB. “Their visits to Edinburg assist our growing economy and…

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Winter Texans Boost RGV Economy

The annual migration is underway as Winter Texans make the trek south to escape cold northern winters. During the 2015-2016 season these visitors from the north contributed $760 million to the Rio Grande Valley economy, and this year could be even stronger. “We’re looking for a good season,” said Kristie Collier, president and CEO of Welcome Home Rio Grande Valley. “A lot of new people are coming to Texas this…

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Welcome Home RGV connects to Winter Texans

Welcome Home RGV offers more ways for businesses to connect with Winter Texans In addition to high profile events like the Winter Texan Expo, Welcome Home RGV has announced upcoming In Park expos, an opportunity for additional face-to-face time with Winter Texans in the RGV. The expose generally take place in smaller, more personal venues and afford more time and ability to connect with individual Winter Texans. Upcoming In Park…

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