Activities at John Knox Village

A Friendly Community.


However you envision living your retirement, you’re sure to find it at John Knox Village. The diversity of life and culture that is the Rio Grande Valley makes the ultimate retirement lifestyle readily available to you at your finger tips. Whether you prefer the revitalizing beaches of South Padre Island, shopping south of the border, birdwatching or a peaceful round of golf, you can fulfill all your retirement plans while living at the Village.

Plenty of on ground leisure activities are available, as well. Take a break and relax in the heated pool or jacuzzi, challenge a friend to a game of billiards, or master your woodworking skills in our well-equipped shop. You can even do some lively bidding around our bridge table!

On-Site Activities

  • Volunteering
  • Exercise Room
  • Swimming
  • Prayer Hall
  • Computer, Bridge and Painting
  • A Variety of Board and Card Games
  • Billiards
  • Woodworking
  • Monthly movie night
  • Happy Hour
  • Ice Cream Social

Nearby Activities

  • Concerts, Plays & Musicals
  • Day Trips
  • South Padre Island nearby, gulf waters
  • Nature Walks
  • Sports – golf and bowling
  • Shopping
  • Museum tours
  • Monthly dinner outings



Every month at John Knox Village is a celebration. You’ll make new friends during our fun monthly parties, happy hours and ice cream socials. Special holiday parties, such as St. Patrick’s Day and the Fourth of July are also on the calendar. Take advantage of our monthly outings to exciting destinations throughout the Rio Grande Valley.

At John Knox Village you’ll have ample time for all your favorite pastimes while we take care of the chores. Our dedicated services and amenities make it simple for you to make new friends, share new adventures, and follow-through with all the pleasures you’ve been promising yourself. John Knox Village is the ultimate retirement community.