June marked the official return of the Atlantic hurricane season, and while a major hurricane hasn’t made landfall on the Texas coast in several years, NOAA predicts a more active Atlantic hurricane season than usual. Now is the time to develop a plan for what to do in case a hurricane strike. Here are three… Read more »
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS – AUGUST 3, 2017 – The City of Brownsville will be on display at the 2017 State Fair of Texas in Dallas, Texas on October 14, 2017. This involvement provides the Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau (BCVB) with an excellent opportunity to share all there is to see and do with attendees of the… Read more »
Brownsville, TX (July 27, 2017) – The Scale House Visitors Center is proud to host a large portrait of Roy F. Mitte, who generously contributed so much to the Mitte Cultural District in downtown Brownsville. His efforts to help preserve and promote the rich cultural history of the city are immeasurable, as he and his… Read more »
Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau Will Host Rally on November 23rd to support Small Business Saturday®November 19, 2015
Contact: Felix Espinosa (956) 546-3721 or email@example.com News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau Will Host Rally on November 23rd to support Small Business Saturday® Brownsville, TX, November 19, 2015 – November 28 marks the sixth annual Small Business Saturday, a day dedicated to supporting the local businesses that create jobs, boosts the economy and… Read more »
City recognized for 3rd consecutive year Brownsville is being honored with a 2015 Playful City USA designation for the third time. The national recognition program honors cities and towns across the country for making their cities more playable. The City of Brownsville has worked to make play areas more accessible to neighborhoods. For example, the… Read more »
BROWNSVILLE, Texas – The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB), in partnership with the Gladys Porter Zoo, recently launched its Junior Resaca Explorers program to educate Brownsville students about resacas and the wildlife that live in them. The Junior Resaca Explorers program targets Brownsville students in grades 2-4. It teaches children what resacas are and the… Read more »
BROWNSVILLE, TX – On April 28, 2015 Stephen Clark, a Bicycle Friendly Community Specialist, with the League of American Bicyclists visited Brownsville. Clark is visiting Brownsville to assess and give advice on our city’s cycling program. Brownsville has been selected as a priority city by the organization. Check out this video created by Brownsville.TV.
BROWNSVILLE, TX – The first full week of May is annually recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week, a tradition first celebrated in 1984, established by a Congressional joint resolution passed in 1983. The Brownsville CVB hosted their 3rd Annual Travel & Tourism Fair on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 from 9:00am – 12:00pm at our Scale… Read more »
BROWNSVILLE, Texas. Feb. 24, 2015 — Allegiant today announces new low-cost, nonstop jet service between Brownsville, Texas and Las Vegas beginning June 4, 2015. Allegiant today is also offering its biggest sale ever on air+hotel vacations*.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has named the Children’s Museum of Brownsville (CMB) and the Gladys Porter Zoo (GPZ) as finalists for the 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. The prestigious award is the United States’ highest honor for institutions that make a significant impact on their local communities.