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!

Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 11 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 11 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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. Wednesday – Sunday 8:30am – 11:30am 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 11 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 11 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Looking for something UNIQUE to do? Learn about the Gulf Shrimp industry from a family who has been in the business since 1950. Come see how our operation and the industry work. Learn the differences... Read more »
Business to Botana Expo @ Brownsville Events Center
Feb 11 @ 2:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Business to Botana Expo @ Brownsville Events Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The public is invited to attend the 2016 Business to Botana Expo, where dozens of businesses and nonprofit organizations will showcase their products and services. February 11, 2016 Brownsville Events Center 1 Events Center Blvd.... Read more »
Ranger Walks: Resaca de la Palma @ Resaca de la Palma Battlefield
Feb 11 @ 2:00 PM
Ranger Walks: Resaca de la Palma @ Resaca de la Palma Battlefield | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Palo Alto Battlefield is now offering guided tours of the Resaca de la Palma Battlefield Unit. Those interested in a tour should call the park to reserve a program. Resaca de la Palma Battlefield is... Read more »
Valentine’s 2016 @ La Escondida
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day
Valentine's 2016 @ La Escondida | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Dear Friends: Today I have good news for you. I am pleased to announce that we have expanded our dining room at La Escondida. We have more than doubled its capacity and remodeled just about... Read more »
Winter Texan Appreciation Day @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 12 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Winter Texan Appreciation Day @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
A Taste of Resaca de la Palma State Park Friday, February 12th 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Free Admission all day to Resaca de la Palma State Park. Programs: – Nature Hike – GeoCaching – Butterfly... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 12 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 12 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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. Wednesday – Sunday 8:30am – 11:30am 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 12 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 12 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Looking for something UNIQUE to do? Learn about the Gulf Shrimp industry from a family who has been in the business since 1950. Come see how our operation and the industry work. Learn the differences... Read more »
2016 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
Feb 12 @ 11:00 AM
2016 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The annual winter walking tours continue for the 2016 season with a tour of historic Ft. Brown. This tour is being led by Mr. Javier Garcia. Visitors will visit Ft. Brown and its buildings many... Read more »
BMFA Red Shoe Ball @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 12 @ 9:00 PM – 11:59 PM
BMFA Red Shoe Ball @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with flair and sparkle at the BMFA RED SHOE BALL. Guests will enjoy an evening of festive cocktails, delicious treats and music to dance the night away. Ladies, strap on those amazing... Read more »
Air Fiesta 2016 @ Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
Feb 13 – Feb 14 all-day
Air Fiesta 2016 @ Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Since 1976, See aircrafts that are on display, look through the arts and crafts trade show and sample the wide variety of food our vendors have to offer before the flying portion of the air... Read more »
Feb 13 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Share the Love: Valentine's 5k Walk/Run @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Not just a walk/run, a step forward. Whether you are a regular runner or a first time 5k walker, join the Share The Love 5k the day before Valentine’s Day 2016 to support the Brownsville... Read more »
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 13 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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 Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 13 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 13 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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. Wednesday – Sunday 8:30am – 11:30am 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Archery 101 @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 13 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Archery 101 @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Come learn the fundamentals of archery! Bows and arrows will be provided. Recommended for children 5 and up. Registration required.
Feb 13 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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 »
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 13 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
A Sweet Taste of History: Lecture Series @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
Feb 13 @ 9:30 AM
A Sweet Taste of History: Lecture Series @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
This is the second installment of the series and will focus on the early pioneers of South Texas. Each participant will receive a copy of Tidbits. We want to thank Krispy Kreme Doughnuts of Brownsville... Read more »
History Tours by Jim @ Oliveira Library
Feb 13 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
History Tours by Jim @ Oliveira Library | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Historic Fort Brown Old Fort Brown is rich in history. Explore the post hospital, parade grounds, and Commandant’s Quarters. Robert E. Lee, Charles Lindbergh, and William Gorgas are a few of the famous people associated... Read more »
Open House – Bahia Grande Unit @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 13 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Open House - Bahia Grande Unit @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Visitors will have the opportunity to see this area as it’s being restored. A one-way 7 mile caliche road will be open for visitors to drive through the unit where they will pass through coastal prairies,... Read more »
Open House – Drive Through Bahia Grande @ Bahia Grande Unit of Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 13 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Open House - Drive Through Bahia Grande @ Bahia Grande Unit of Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Port Isabel | Texas | United States
Visitors will have the opportunity to see this area as it’s being restored. A one-way 7 mile caliche road will be open for visitors to drive through the unit where they will pass through coastal... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 13 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Looking for something UNIQUE to do? Learn about the Gulf Shrimp industry from a family who has been in the business since 1950. Come see how our operation and the industry work. Learn the differences... Read more »
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 13 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Bring your bikes and explore the various biking trails throughout Resaca de la Palma State Park.
“Share the Love” Book Reading Day @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Feb 13 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
"Share the Love" Book Reading Day @ Children's Museum of Brownsville | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Join us for a fun day of books and great stories from the Authors themselves and local celebrities. Line-up 12:00-12:30- Sylvia Rivera “Sarah and the Little Spider Prince Activity: Face painting 12:30-1:00- Caroline Steele ”... Read more »
Feb 13 @ 1:00 PM
2016 Winter Walking Tour: Old City Cemetery @ Old City Cemetery Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
This winter, we are once again offering Old City Cemetery tours led by Cemetery Coordinator, Gene Fernandez. The program admission includes coffee and refreshments after the tour. There will be a limit of 30 people... Read more »
Bike Tour of Bahia Grande @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 13 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Bike Tour of Bahia Grande @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Get some exercise and enjoy the natural scenery on this ~7.5 mile guided tour of the refuge’s Bahia Grande Unit. This is a leisurely ride as a group only a caliche trail through coastal prairies and... Read more »
Feb 13 @ 7:00 PM
UTRGV Basketball Watch Parties @ Buffalo Wild Wings | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Fans in the lower Rio Grande Valley who are unable to make the trip to the UTRGV Fieldhouse are encouraged to join their fellow Vaqueros fans to watch the games and enjoy made-to-order menu items... Read more »
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Feb 14 – Feb 15 all-day
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Stop by the Zoo for our “Valentine’s Day” themed Animal Play Day to watch our animals interact with special treats and enrichment items provided by our zookeepers.  Animal enrichment provides novel food and play items... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 14 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 14 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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. Wednesday – Sunday 8:30am – 11:30am 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 14 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
Valentine’s Day Lunch @ Mynt Bar & Grill
Feb 14 @ 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Valentine's Day Lunch @ Mynt Bar & Grill | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Chicken Parmigiana with Alfredo Linguine. Includes side salads and 2 glass of champagne. …….Lunch For Two For $21.99…… Reservation Highly Recommended
Valentine’s Day Brunch @ Historic Alonso Building
Feb 14 @ 12:30 PM
Valentine's Day Brunch @ Historic Alonso Building | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Support the Historic Brownsville Museum by joining us for a Valentine’s Day Brunch at the Historic Alonso Building. Sponsorship table of 8 for $500.00 will include a gift basket and sponsorship recognition. Individual tickets will... Read more »
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 14 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Check out an Explorer Pack, join a Park Ranger and connect with the natural world around you through hands-on environmental education and activities.
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 15 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 15 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 15 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Looking for something UNIQUE to do? Learn about the Gulf Shrimp industry from a family who has been in the business since 1950. Come see how our operation and the industry work. Learn the differences... Read more »
Pioneer Women of South Texas Exhibit @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
Feb 16 – Mar 31 all-day
Pioneer Women of South Texas Exhibit @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
As March is both Texas Heritage Month and Women’s History Month we at the Brownsville Historical Association have put together an exhibit that combines both. We are telling the story of 6 truly courageous pioneers... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 16 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 16 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 16 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Looking for something UNIQUE to do? Learn about the Gulf Shrimp industry from a family who has been in the business since 1950. Come see how our operation and the industry work. Learn the differences... Read more »
Ranger Walks: Fort Brown @ Fort Brown Memorial Golf Course
Feb 16 @ 11:00 AM
Ranger Walks: Fort Brown @ Fort Brown Memorial Golf Course | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Palo Alto Battlefield will be offering programs at Fort Brown. Those interested in a program must call the park to reserve a program. The old Fort Brown earthworks is located on the Fort Brown Memorial... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 17 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 17 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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. Wednesday – Sunday 8:30am – 11:30am 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 17 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Habitat Tours of the Bayside Drive @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Enjoy a 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 natural and... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 17 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Looking for something UNIQUE to do? Learn about the Gulf Shrimp industry from a family who has been in the business since 1950. Come see how our operation and the industry work. Learn the differences... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 18 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Bird Tours Take our birding van to birding hot spots on the refuge where private vehicles are not allowed. This tour will offer many opportunities to see waterbirds and raptors. Reservations required, call (956) 244-2019. Daily:... Read more »