- TripBuzz found 52 things to do with kids in or near Pharr, Texas, including 43 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mission, McAllen, Weslaco and Edinburg.
- From Main Event Entertainment to Plaza Sports Center, the Pharr area offers 32 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Laser Tag and Water Parks.
- On the border of Mexico, Pharr is a short drive from both McAllen and Edinburg. Pharr provides a variety of amenities to its residents. This is especially true of parks and recreations which includes an aquatics center, golf course, public parks and athletic fields. Each year the city also hosts HubFest, featuring musicians, an array of foods and a carnival.
The Pharr Aquatic Center is a pool open during the warmer months of the year. Guests to the pool have access to a number of amenities and events, including swimming lessons, water aerobics classes, and lap swimming events.
The Cinemark Theatre Pharr Town Center is a modern multiplex cinema that features first run movies shown in full digital projection. The theater has multiple auditoriums that are 3D enabled, and offers a snack bar and game room as well.
Fireman's Park features a sand volleyball court and a playground area for children to enjoy during their visit. Groups who wish to take advantage of the site's barbeque pavilion, indoor grill, restrooms, and refrigerator can rent the facilities.