Serving Harlingen, TX
Bert Ogden Edinburg Mazda is proud to call Edinburg its home, but we are also proud to serve the nearby Harlingen community. Located at 42221 US-281 BUS in Edinburg, we are just a short, 30-minute drive from Harlingen.
The city of Harlingen, which was founded in 1905, is a fast-growing one. From the 2000 to the 2010 census, it saw an explosion of growth — 12.5 percent. As of the 2010 census, nearly 65,000 people called Harlingen home. And it’s no wonder why: According to CBS News, it is the cheapest city to live in in the whole United States.
Things to Do in Harlingen, Texas
Whether you are a long-time resident of Harlingen or here for your first visit, you will find plenty of new and exciting things to do in the city. Outdoor folks can drive just 40 miles and arrive at the Gulf of Mexico for excellent swimming, fishing, boating, and kayaking — or just a lazy beach day. Or you can stay more local and enjoy the natural beauty of the World Birding Center or Hugh Ramsey Nature Park.
Need a bit of culture? The Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum is a can’t-miss stop for history buffs, but you can also spend time at the Harlingen Arts & Heritage Museum or the Rio Grande Valley Museum. The Harlingen Performing Arts Theatre is the best place to take in a show. For a bit of shopping, head to downtown Harlingen or find the next scheduled Jackson Street Market Day. Books N Things and Comics Unlimited are two favorite stores in the area.
Where to Eat in Harlingen, Texas
Harlingen is home to a wide range of great restaurants, like La Playa Mexican Café and the Rio Grande Grill. For a cheap meal, head to Platillos Mexican or Chapitas Restaurant. Breakfast is great at Koffee Klatch.
Contact us at Bert Ogden Edinburg Mazda for more recommended activities and restaurants in or near Harlingen.