- The list below includes 50 free or cheap things to do in or near Mission, Texas, including 24 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, National & State Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Parks.
- From Bentsen State Park to AnZalduas Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Mission and in nearby cities within 25 miles like McAllen, Weslaco, Edinburg and Pharr.
In the historic Adobe mansion at Quinta Mazatlan, volunteers and staff teach classes on helping injured birds, butterflies, hummingbirds, and native plant. The facility also has eight themed gardens including a forest sculpture trail, wooded meadow, thornforest, cactus garden, tropical garden, ruby pond, butter…
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.
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.