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!

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 »
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 @ 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 »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 18 @ 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 18 @ 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 18 @ 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: Resaca de la Palma @ Resaca de la Palma Battlefield
Feb 18 @ 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 »
Tip of Texas Family Outreach Fiesta @ Tip of Texas Family Outreach Center
Feb 18 @ 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Tip of Texas Family Outreach Fiesta @ Tip of Texas Family Outreach Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Hold on to your sombrero, there’s not time for a siesta, Tip of Texas Family Outreach is having a fiesta! Join us on Thursday, February 18 from 5:30 to 9 pm at the Tip of... Read more »
Feb 18 @ 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 »
Golden Gloves RGV Championships @ Brownsville Sports Park
Feb 19 – Feb 21 all-day
Golden Gloves RGV Championships @ Brownsville Sports Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2016 RGV Golden Gloves Championships — The best amateur boxing the Rio Grande Valley has to offer. Come see young men and women compete for the title of Golden Gloves Champion. The tournament will feature... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 19 @ 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 19 @ 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 19 @ 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 19 @ 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 »
Feb 19 @ 7:30 PM
Nicole Asel, mezzo-soprano @ TSC Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Mezzo-soprano Nicole Asel has collaborated with some of today’s most accomplished living composers and is active in creating and promoting new works. She has sung with Opera Carolina, Central City Opera, Opera San Antonio, Opera... Read more »
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 20 – Feb 27 all-day
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art | Brownsville | Texas | United States
More information will be posted as it becomes available.
Port of Brownsville Tour @ Go With Jo Tours
Feb 20 all-day
Port of Brownsville Tour @ Go With Jo Tours | Harlingen | Texas | United States
Get your group together for a great cruise up the ship channel. Nature and history will come alive as you go on this narrated tour to the turning basin. There you may see freighters from... Read more »
1st Annual Run Away With Me 5K/1 Mile Race @ The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Feb 20 @ 7:00 AM
1st Annual Run Away With Me 5K/1 Mile Race @ The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Brownsville | Texas | United States
This year, for the first time the UTRGV Exercise Science Club, will be hosting the “Run Away with Me” 5k & 1 mile Run/walk fundraiser, which will be held on Saturday, February 20th of the... Read more »
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 20 @ 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 20 @ 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 20 @ 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
Feb 20 @ 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 20 @ 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 »
Miniature soldiers game @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Feb 20 @ 10:00 AM
Miniature soldiers game @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Palo Alto Battlefield will host a role-playing game where players take on the role of a U.S. or Mexican General and determine battle tactics. Games can accommodate up to four players and will run from... Read more »
Shrimp Boat Tour @ Texas Gulf Trawling
Feb 20 @ 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 20 @ 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.
Kayak Fun Race @ Cobbleheds Bar & Grill
Feb 20 @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Kayak Fun Race @ Cobbleheds Bar & Grill  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Sombrero Festival Kayak Fun Race at Cobbleheads Bar & Grill – Call (956) 546-6224, get your team sign up, and let have some Sombrero fun on a Kayak. Download Application
Bike Tour of Bahia Grande @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 20 @ 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 20 @ 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 »
Feb 21 – Feb 28 all-day
Charro Days Fiesta 2016 @ City Wide | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Born to lift community spirits toward the close of the Great Depression in 1937-38 Charro Days Fiesta will celebrate its 79th anniversary in 2016 with the same dedication to bi-national friendship and respect for traditions... Read more »
Bird Tours & Walks @ Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge
Feb 21 @ 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 21 @ 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