Brownsville’s festive ambience sets the mood for an exciting and fun vacation for the whole family. From our Charro Days festivities in February, to our Latin Jazz Festival in October, it’s no wonder Brownsville is Always a Fiesta!

‘Strange Escape’ – Escape Game @ The Room Trap - Escape Game
Oct 30 2016 – Feb 5 2017 all-day
'Strange Escape' - Escape Game @ The Room Trap - Escape Game | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Our new escape room is inspired by the tv show ‘Stranger Things’. You and up to 7 strangers will have 60 minutes to solve the clues and escape before the air kills you! Can you... Read more »
4th Annual Nacimientos Exhibit @ Brownsville Heritage Complex
Dec 2 2016 – Jan 31 2017 all-day
4th Annual Nacimientos Exhibit @ Brownsville Heritage Complex | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
The “Naciementos” are from the private collection of Isabel Vezzetti and Maria Erniqueta Yzaguirre – nativities of all sizes, colors and shapes show the wonderful diversity of the Latin American heritage in celebration of Christmas.... Read more »
Rio Grande Valley (Brownsville) on Texas Highways @ Brownsville Convention Visitors Bureau
Jan 13 @ 8:00 AM – Jan 31 @ 5:00 PM
Rio Grande Valley (Brownsville) on Texas Highways @ Brownsville Convention Visitors Bureau | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 AM
There’s a cool story on the Rio Grande Valley included in the February issue of Texas Highways.  Lots of great stuff on Brownsville included.   http://www.texashighways.com/travel/item/8396-on-valley-time   Connie.
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
Jan 17 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 18 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 19 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 19 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 19 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 20 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 20 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 20 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 20 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
Bring your bike or rent one of ours. Guided Bike Tour exploring over 8 miles of trail system in the park. Program is FREE with paid admission. For more information contact the Visitor Center at... Read more »
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 21 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Increase your fitness and knowledge of diverse flora, fauna, and “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” as you discover the natural world of your local State Park. Bird & Nature Hikes takes place every Saturday from 8:30am – 9:30am.  
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 21 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 21 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 21 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Jan 21 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jan 21 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts and stories about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventures of Geocaching! FREE with paid admission.
OPEN HOUSE – Bicycling Bahia Grande Unit @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 21 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
OPEN HOUSE – Bicycling Bahia Grande Unit @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Visitors will have the opportunity to see this area as it’s being restored. A 5 mile caliche road will be open for visitors to ride their bicycles down and back. They will pass through coastal... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 22 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
Jan 24 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 25 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Girls Night Out Bingo 2017 @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jan 25 @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Girls Night Out Bingo 2017 @ Children's Museum of Brownsville | Brownsville | Texas | United States
6:00 PM
Ladies gather your teams and get ready for the 5th annual Girls’ Night Out Bingo! This explosion of fun is sure to keep you entertained and amazed. So many groups have been working on their... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 26 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 26 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 26 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Children’s Museum Community Night @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jan 26 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Children's Museum Community Night @ Children's Museum of Brownsville  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:00 PM
Join us at the Children’s Museum of Brownsville for Free Community Night from 5-7pm. Last Thursday of every month, enter for free and enjoy all the wonderful exhibits that we have to offer.
Maria Callas Master Class @ Camille Lightner Playhouse
Jan 27 all-day
Maria Callas Master Class @ Camille Lightner Playhouse | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Maria Callas is teaching a master class in front of an audience. She’s glamorous, commanding, larger than life—and drop dead funny. An accompanist sits at the piano. Callas’ first “victim” is Sophie, a ridiculous, overly-perky... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 27 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 27 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 27 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 27 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
Bring your bike or rent one of ours. Guided Bike Tour exploring over 8 miles of trail system in the park. Program is FREE with paid admission. For more information contact the Visitor Center at... Read more »
Historic St. Charles District Walking Tour @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Jan 27 @ 11:00 AM – 1:15 PM
Historic St. Charles District Walking Tour @ Historic Brownsville Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
11:00 AM
The annual winter walking tours continue with a tour of the Historic St. Charles District. Led by Dr. Anthony Knopp, visitors will tour one of the most historic neighborhoods in Brownsville. Spaces are limited for... Read more »
Historical Happy Hour: Brownsville Historical Association’s 70th Anniversary Celebration @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:00 PM
Join us for this month’s Historical Happy Hour celebrating 70 years of the BHA!  Starting in 2017, BHA members are allowed free admission.  A $5.00 admission fee for non-members is required. This event is open... Read more »
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jan 27 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
6:30 PM
Bring your flashlights and discover the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park. Registration required.
Maria Callas Master Class @ Camille Lightner Playhouse
Jan 28 all-day
Maria Callas Master Class @ Camille Lightner Playhouse | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Maria Callas is teaching a master class in front of an audience. She’s glamorous, commanding, larger than life—and drop dead funny. An accompanist sits at the piano. Callas’ first “victim” is Sophie, a ridiculous, overly-perky... Read more »
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 28 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Increase your fitness and knowledge of diverse flora, fauna, and “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” as you discover the natural world of your local State Park. Bird & Nature Hikes takes place every Saturday from 8:30am – 9:30am.  
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 28 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Jan 28 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 28 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Jan 28 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Jan 28 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Brownsville Historical Association 70th Anniversary Celebration @ Historic Brownsville Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Free Admission to: Brownsville Heritage Museum, Stillman House Museum and Historic Brownsville Museum
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jan 28 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts and stories about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventures of Geocaching! FREE with paid admission.
Maker Day @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jan 28 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Maker Day @ Children's Museum of Brownsville | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Today TinkerSpace will be replaced with MakerSpace!  Children will use available materials and their imaginations to create robots.  This activity is available while supplies last.
Old City Cemetery Walking Tour @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Jan 28 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Old City Cemetery Walking Tour @ Historic Brownsville Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
11:00 AM
Old City Cemetery Walking Tour hosted by Mr. Gene Fernandez will start at the Historic Brownsville Museum at 11 am. The Tour is limited to 30 people. Coffee and refreshments will be served after the... Read more »
Lecture – “Rio Rico: Its History and Legacy” by Joseph Vidales @ Mary Yturria Education Center (Historic Brownsville Museum)
Jan 28 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Lecture – “Rio Rico: Its History and Legacy” by Joseph Vidales @ Mary Yturria Education Center (Historic Brownsville Museum) | Oak Park | Illinois | United States
1:00 PM
Before there were Progreso and Nuevo Progreso, there were Thayer, Texas and Rio Rico, Mexico. The story of Rio Rico is one of poverty, prosperity and the return to poverty. Joe Vidales will present this... Read more »
Maria Callas Master Class @ Camille Lightner Playhouse
Jan 29 all-day
Maria Callas Master Class @ Camille Lightner Playhouse | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Maria Callas is teaching a master class in front of an audience. She’s glamorous, commanding, larger than life—and drop dead funny. An accompanist sits at the piano. Callas’ first “victim” is Sophie, a ridiculous, overly-perky... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jan 29 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
Jan 31 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 1 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Winter Texan Discount Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Feb 1 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Winter Texan Discount Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
The Gladys Porter Zoo is busy preparing for its annual Winter Texan Discount Day on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. During Winter Texan Discount Day, all Winter Texan residents are invited to visit the Gladys Porter... Read more »
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 2 @ 8:15 AM – Mar 31 @ 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 2 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »