Annual “Out of This World” UFO Festival & Conference

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Edinburg’s 2019 “Out of this World” UFO Festival and Conference is scheduled for April 4-6. The 3-day event will take place at the historical Edinburg Municipal Auditorium, the City Hall Courtyard, and the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance.

UFO enthusiasts will gather once again for a three-day event that will kick off on Thursday, April 4th with an Open Mic event at the historical Edinburg Municipal Auditorium. The Open Mic will feature a presentation by Ben Moss and Tony Angiola, as well as an opportunity for the general public to share their personal abduction stories, encounters, etc. A special showing of the movie “The Fourth Kind” will be shown free to the public on March 30th.
The free festival on April 5th will feature UFO merchandise, live entertainment, a costume contest, laser light shows, food, and family-friendly activities from 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm. The festival is free and open to the public.

The conference on April 6th will take place at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance.  From 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., attendees will hear from some of the most renowned UFO researchers.

The conference speakers for this year are Colonel Charles Halt, Nick Redfern, Donald Schmitt, Calvin Parker Jr., Ben Moss, and Tony Angiola. They will each be presenting and bringing their expertise on various topics related to the field. Pre-sale tickets for the conference are $30.00 and can be purchased online at, or in person at the Sekula Memorial Library. Ticket prices go up to $35.00 at the Door.
Author Noe Torres will once again join the conference as the master of ceremonies. Torres has authored numerous books related to the UFO marvel.  He has appeared on the History Channel’s UFO Hunters, Radio’s Coast to Coast AM, the Jeff Resen Program, and many others.
The Edinburg Municipal Auditorium and City Hall Courtyard are located at 415 West University Drive and the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance is located at 118 Paseo Del Prado. For more about this annual event and for ticket information visit or call 956-383-6246.


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