Posted February 23, 2015 by & filed under Blog.

Charro Days Fiesta is held every year in Brownsville, TX to celebrate the rich traditions, culture and shared heritage of the Texas – Mexican border region. Since the first Charro Days Fiesta in 1938 to the present day, the festival continues to be an important part of Brownsville culture. The fiesta is held every year in late February and includes parades, traditional dance and dress, arts and crafts, music and food, as well as special performances and events.

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The Historic Brownsville Museum Collection, no. 1 – Charro Days Fiesta 1946

The Historic Brownsville Museum
Silent | March 1946

The Historic Brownsville Museum Collection, no. 2 – Charro Days Fiesta 1946

The Historic Brownsville Museum
Silent | March 1946

The Historic Brownsville Museum Collection, no. 3 – Charro Days Fiesta 1947

The Historic Brownsville Museum
Silent | May 1947

The Historic Brownsville Museum Collection, no. 4 – Charro Days Fiesta 1947

The Historic Brownsville Museum
Silent | May 1947

The Historic Brownsville Museum Collection, no. 5 – Charro Days Fiesta

The Historic Brownsville Museum
Silent | c. 1946-1947

The Jim W. Keeland Collection, no. 6 – Rio Grande Valley (1956)

Brazoria County Historical Museum
Silent | 1956