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!

Naturaleza/Expresiones by Primo Vega @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Nov 15 2018 @ 10:00 AM – Jan 31 2019 @ 3:00 PM
Naturaleza/Expresiones by Primo Vega @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Primo Vega, born in Ario de Rosales, Michoacan, Mexico. “His painting smelled of the countryside. The Peace in his strokes could almost be touched with one’s own fingertips because nothing in his work was grotesque… Continue Reading Naturaleza/Expresiones by Primo Vega
Nov 27 2018 @ 10:00 AM – Jan 19 2019 @ 4:00 PM
Department 56 Miniature Holiday Village Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
10:00 AM
Back by popular demand, this holiday season, the Brownsville Historical Association is proud to present its Department 56 Miniature Holiday Village collection. Founded in 1976, the Department 56 Company captures the spirit of Christmas through… Continue Reading Department 56 Miniature Holiday Village Exhibit
Dec 1 2018 @ 10:00 AM – May 12 2019 @ 5:00 PM
Costumes of America Exhibit: Honoring the Past and Coloring the Future @ Costumes of America Museum
10:00 AM
Highlighting the season’s exhibit is a Children’s Coloring Book illustrated exclusively for the museum by Don Breeden. Come and experience a one of a kind of collection of authentic and indigenous textiles and art.
Taste of La Frontera: Tickets on Sale @ Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau
Jan 3 @ 8:00 AM – Jan 21 @ 5:00 PM
Taste of La Frontera: Tickets on Sale @ Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau
8:00 AM
The Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau will be selling tickets for Taste of La Frontera event. Pre – Sale Tickets will be $25.00 , and door tickets will be $35.00.
Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Jan 8 @ 10:00 PM – Mar 30 @ 4:00 PM
Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
10:00 PM
Many themes in U.S. history pertain to the Fort Brown. These includes: the Mexican American War, The US Civil War, World War 1, yellow fever research, women in the military and Tejanos in the military.… Continue Reading Fort Brown Exhibit
Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jan 9 @ 6:00 PM – Feb 28 @ 8:00 PM
Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
6:00 PM
As my eye peers through the viewfinder of my camera, I’m mindful of my vision before I weigh down on my shutter release. To capture a series of photographs that shows the viewer a glimpse… Continue Reading Sanctus Martyrs of Faith
Native Tree Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jan 19 @ 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Native Tree Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
2:30 PM
Come on out to the park, and get to know your native trees! Program Fee: Included with Park general admission Children 13 and under free Bring: Water, closed-toed shoes, and appropriate weather attire. Optional items:… Continue Reading Native Tree Hike
Annual Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony; book signing immediately following for Brownsville's River and Resacas by Carl Chilton @ Historic Brownsville Museum
2:00 PM
Current members of the BHA are invited to attend the annual membership meeting and awards ceremony followed by a book signing and reception. The meeting will provide a year in review and honor citizens who… Continue Reading Annual Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony; book signing immediately following for Brownsville’s River and Resacas by Carl Chilton
Costumes of the Americas Museum: Costume Bazaar @ Costume of the Americas Museum
Jan 21 @ 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Costumes of the Americas Museum: Costume Bazaar @ Costume of the Americas Museum
11:00 AM
Costumes of the Americas Museum in Brownsville, will be hosting a Costume Bazaar. We will be selling authentic costumes / Indigenous dress, this is a great opportunity to start looking for your next Charro Day… Continue Reading Costumes of the Americas Museum: Costume Bazaar
Taste of La Frontera @ Brownsville Event Center
Jan 21 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Taste of La Frontera @ Brownsville Event Center
6:00 PM
Mr. Amigo Association is hosting its annual fundraiser event, Taste of la Frontera, which features regional cuisine from restaurants on the border, music, beverages, and entertainment on Monday, January 21, 2019 at the Brownsville Event… Continue Reading Taste of La Frontera
Crazy Horse Family Elder @ The Brownsville Public Library
Jan 23 @ 6:30 PM
Crazy Horse Family Elder @ The Brownsville Public Library
6:30 PM
Meet Crazy Horse Family elder Flowd Clown Sr. and author William Matson. They will be discussing and signing copies of the book “Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior’s Life and Legacy.”
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jan 24 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
10:00 AM
Visit the park and get an introduction to the hobby of birding! All skill levels are welcome. Basic binoculars and field guides are included. Deluxe binoculars are available for rent. Bring: Water and appropriate weather… Continue Reading Intro to Birding
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ Camille Playhouse
Jan 24 @ 7:00 PM – Jan 26 @ 7:00 PM
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ Camille Playhouse
7:00 PM
Surrounded by aeroplanes of his youth, WWII Flying Ace Billy Bishop wanders around his relic-filled attic reflecting on his part in the Great War.
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ The Camille Playhouse DeStefano Room
Jan 24 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ The Camille Playhouse DeStefano Room
7:00 PM
Surrounded by aero planes of his youth, WWII Flying Ace Billy Bishop wonders around his relic-filled attic reflecting on his part in the Great War. Performed by David Hughston and Brock Hughston, this production is… Continue Reading Billy Bishop Goes to War
Jan 25 @ 11:00 AM
2019 Winter Walking Tour: St. Charles District @ Historic Brownsville Museum
11:00 AM
Led by Dr. Anthony Knopp, visitors will explore one of the most historic neighborhoods in Brownsville and see the variety of architectural styles that residents and business owners adopted throughout the years. Tours are limited… Continue Reading 2019 Winter Walking Tour: St. Charles District
Historical Happy Hour: NFL Team Spirit @ Larueles Ranch House Museum
Jan 25 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Historical Happy Hour: NFL Team Spirit @ Larueles Ranch House Museum
5:00 PM
Football season may be coming to a close but the love for your team is never ending. Throw on your favorite NFL cap, jersey of other fan gear and head to the Laureles Ranch House… Continue Reading Historical Happy Hour: NFL Team Spirit
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ The Camille Playhouse DeStefano Room
Jan 25 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ The Camille Playhouse DeStefano Room
7:00 PM
Surrounded by aero planes of his youth, WWII Flying Ace Billy Bishop wonders around his relic-filled attic reflecting on his part in the Great War. Performed by David Hughston and Brock Hughston, this production is… Continue Reading Billy Bishop Goes to War
Jan 26 all-day
The Art of Photography Workshop-Controlling your Camera @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
12:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography Workshop-Controlling your Camera
Monte Bella Trail Run @ Monte Bella Trails Park
Jan 26 @ 7:30 AM
Monte Bella Trail Run @ Monte Bella Trails Park
7:30 AM
The MonteBellas  invite you to put your trail legs to the test at the second annual MonteBella Trail Run . The Monte Bellas are a group of women united by the love of the run,… Continue Reading Monte Bella Trail Run
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jan 26 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes /January 26,2019 Still Life painting with tempera paint in the style of cubist, Pablo Picasso (implementing Multiple view points) Come and and Enjoy a great Day! Classes start from $15.00  per class… Continue Reading Saturday Art Classes
Jan 26 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Under the Stars Artisan Market Loteria in Memorial Park @ Loteria in Memorial Park
5:00 PM
Come and hear the performance of Kr. Cosme Cerda and his Accordian. And el Gallito from Brownsville Jesse Urbina. We will also play Loteria (Mexican style Bingo) 4 cards for $3 plays you all night.… Continue Reading Under the Stars Artisan Market Loteria in Memorial Park
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ The Camille Playhouse DeStefano Room
Jan 26 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Billy Bishop Goes to War @ The Camille Playhouse DeStefano Room
7:00 PM
Surrounded by aero planes of his youth, WWII Flying Ace Billy Bishop wonders around his relic-filled attic reflecting on his part in the Great War. Performed by David Hughston and Brock Hughston, this production is… Continue Reading Billy Bishop Goes to War
Jan 27 – Feb 3 all-day
Cuba & Eastern Caribbean Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours | Harlingen | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Spend 7 Nights on a Royal Caribbean Empress of the Seas Ship.
Jooyoung Kim, Piano @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
Jan 27 @ 3:00 PM
Jooyoung Kim, Piano @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
3:00 PM
Dr. Jooyoung Kim will present a faculty piano recital in the UTRGV Edinburg PAC. The program includes works by Beethoven, Albeniz, and Liszt.
Piano Trio Concert @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
Jan 28 @ 7:00 PM
Piano Trio Concert @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
7:00 PM
Violinist Peter Isaacson, Professor of Violin and Orchestra at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, joins University of Texas Rio Grande Valley faculty Tido Janssen (cello) and Stacy Kwak (piano) in an evening of piano trios, performing… Continue Reading Piano Trio Concert
George Takei @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Jan 28 @ 7:30 PM
George Takei @ TSC Performing Arts Center
7:30 PM
An evening with actor George Takei as he is the latest of the UTRGV Distinguished Speaker Series.
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
Feb 1 @ 10:00 AM – Mar 30 @ 4:00 PM
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
10:00 AM
The Brownsville Raid was an historic event of racial injustice against the 167 Buffalo Soldiers of the 25th Infantry, on August 13, 1906. The 167 Buffalo Soldiers of the 25th Infantry stationed at the Fort… Continue Reading Brownsville Raid Exhibit
Brendan Kinsella, piano @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
Feb 1 @ 7:00 PM
Brendan Kinsella, piano @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
7:00 PM
Faculty artist Dr. Brendan Kinsella presents the second part of his performance study on J.S. Bach’s monumental keyboard work, The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I. Focusing on the work’s spirituality, creative brilliance, and stirring emotional content,… Continue Reading Brendan Kinsella, piano
Girls Night Out Bingo @ Ringgold Civic Pavilion
Feb 1 @ 7:00 PM – Feb 2 @ 12:00 AM
Girls Night Out Bingo @ Ringgold Civic Pavilion
7:00 PM
It’s that time again: time for delectable food and drinks, glitzy and glamorous costumes, and the chance to win big prizes in an exciting atmosphere! You can expect all of this and more as a… Continue Reading Girls Night Out Bingo
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
Feb 1 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
A Chorus Line takes the audience through the final grueling audition for a new Broadway musical. The show features one powerhouse number after another including “What I Did for Love,” “One,” “I Can Do That,”… Continue Reading A Chorus Line
Western Caribbean Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours
Feb 2 – Feb 9 all-day
Western Caribbean Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours | Harlingen | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Spend 7 Days On the Carnival Freedom Ship.
Real Estate Finance @ UTRGV Brownsville
Feb 2 @ 8:00 AM
Real Estate Finance @ UTRGV Brownsville
8:00 AM
This program is designed for people interested in earning a Texas Real Estate License which requires you complete six qualifying education courses of study. Each course is 32 hours in length and is designed to… Continue Reading Real Estate Finance
The Art of Photography-Escapes of all types @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 2 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The Art of Photography-Escapes of all types @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
9:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography-Escapes of all types
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Feb 2 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Enjoy a unique learning experience. Chat with living historians and listen to stories about the battle of Palo Alto and the Mexican War. Programs include live musket and artillery demonstrations. Weapons demonstrations are dependent upon… Continue Reading Living History
Saturday Art Classes – February @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 2 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes - February @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes – February 2019 Printmaking, Collage, Stippling with Q-Tips=Paint and Acrylic Painting $40.00 monthly $15.00 per class
2019 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
Feb 2 @ 11:00 AM
2019 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
11:00 AM
The Fort Brown was an important military post on the US – Mexican border. This fort saw various conflicts including the Mexican American War and the Civil War. Professor Jim Mills will lead you through… Continue Reading 2019 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown
Bill Haugeberg, Trombone @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
Feb 2 @ 7:00 PM
Bill Haugeberg, Trombone @ UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
7:00 PM
Bill earned his Doctor of Music in Trombone Performance from Florida State University, Master of Music in Trombone Performance from the University of North Texas and Bachelor of Music in Trombone Performance from the University… Continue Reading Bill Haugeberg, Trombone
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
Feb 2 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
A Chorus Line takes the audience through the final grueling audition for a new Broadway musical. The show features one powerhouse number after another including “What I Did for Love,” “One,” “I Can Do That,”… Continue Reading A Chorus Line
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
Feb 3 @ 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
2:30 PM
A Chorus Line takes the audience through the final grueling audition for a new Broadway musical. The show features one powerhouse number after another including “What I Did for Love,” “One,” “I Can Do That,”… Continue Reading A Chorus Line
Bill Haugeberg, Trombone @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Feb 4 @ 7:00 PM
Bill Haugeberg, Trombone @ TSC Performing Arts Center
7:00 PM
Bill earned his Doctor of Music in Trombone Performance from Florida State University, Master of Music in Trombone Performance from the University of North Texas and Bachelor of Music in Trombone Performance from the University… Continue Reading Bill Haugeberg, Trombone
Feb 4 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Bill Haugeberg, trombone @ TSC Arts Center
7:00 PM
“All My Toys” An evening event for all to enjoy, ‘All My Toys’ is a whimsical and light-hearted tribute to Bill Haugeberg’s many instruments presented in collaboration with Dr. Juan Pablo Andrade on piano. Come… Continue Reading Bill Haugeberg, trombone
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 7 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
10:00 AM
Visit the park and get an introduction to the hobby of birding! All skill levels are welcome. Basic binoculars and field guides are included. Deluxe binoculars are available for rent. Bring: Water and appropriate weather… Continue Reading Intro to Birding
Feb 8 @ 11:00 AM
2019 Winter Walking Tour: Downtown Brownsville @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
11:00 AM
Brownsville in one of the most historic cities in the state of Texas, Venture out with Dr. Anthony Knopp, UTRGV Professor Emeritus, through the streets of downtown Brownsville. He will highlight important structures that date… Continue Reading 2019 Winter Walking Tour: Downtown Brownsville
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
Feb 8 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
A Chorus Line takes the audience through the final grueling audition for a new Broadway musical. The show features one powerhouse number after another including “What I Did for Love,” “One,” “I Can Do That,”… Continue Reading A Chorus Line
Fur-ends Pets & Fun @ Ernesto Gamez Cascade Park
Feb 9 – Feb 10 all-day
Fur-ends Pets & Fun @ Ernesto Gamez Cascade Park
12:00 AM
The Ernesto Gamez Cascade Park is excited to announce “Fur-ends, Pets & Fun”, a two-day event that combines pets, fitness activities, and family fun. We invite you to show your support and compassion for animals… Continue Reading Fur-ends Pets & Fun
Feb 9 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The Art of Photography-Going from ordinary to extraordinary! @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
9:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography-Going from ordinary to extraordinary!
Saturday Art Classes – February 2019 @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 9 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes - February 2019 @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes – February 2019 Printmaking, Collage, Stippling with Q-Tips=Paint and Acrylic Painting $40.00 monthly $15.00 per class
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
Feb 9 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
A Chorus Line takes the audience through the final grueling audition for a new Broadway musical. The show features one powerhouse number after another including “What I Did for Love,” “One,” “I Can Do That,”… Continue Reading A Chorus Line
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
Feb 10 @ 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM
A Chorus Line @ The Camille Playhouse
2:30 PM
A Chorus Line takes the audience through the final grueling audition for a new Broadway musical. The show features one powerhouse number after another including “What I Did for Love,” “One,” “I Can Do That,”… Continue Reading A Chorus Line
Los Fresnos Rodeo @ Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo
Feb 15 @ 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Los Fresnos Rodeo @ Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo
7:30 PM
Come on out to the 30th Anniversary of the Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo! David Lee Garza Y Los Musicales will be rocking the main rodeo arena stage after the Friday evening Rodeo. Get your tickets… Continue Reading Los Fresnos Rodeo
Feb 16 @ 7:30 AM
2nd Annual Golf Classic: Heart FORE Kids Golf Classic @ Riverbend Resort & Golf Club
7:30 AM
Dear Child Advocate, We are grateful to be able to hold our 2nd Annual HEART FORE KIDS Golf Classic! Please join us again in our efforts to grow and to continue to provide services to… Continue Reading 2nd Annual Golf Classic: Heart FORE Kids Golf Classic
Feb 16 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The Art of Photography-Animals with two legs and four @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
9:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography-Animals with two legs and four
Saturday Art Classes – February 2019 @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 16 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes - February 2019 @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes – February 2019 Printmaking, Collage, Stippling with Q-Tips=Paint and Acrylic Painting $40.00 monthly $15.00 per class
Feb 16 @ 11:00 AM
2019 Winter Walking Tour: Old Charro Days Parade Route @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
11:00 AM
Dr. Anthony Knopp, UTRGV Professor Emeritus, will take you downtown through the old Charro Days Parade route that was used until 1950s. Tours limited to 25 people so register soon. Sorry, NO REFUNDS.
Los Fresnos Rodeo @ Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo
Feb 16 @ 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Los Fresnos Rodeo @ Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo
7:00 PM
Come on out to the 30th Anniversary of the Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo! Easton Corbin will be rocking the main rodeo arena stage after the Saturday evening Rodeo. Get your tickets today! Also enjoy a… Continue Reading Los Fresnos Rodeo
Los Fresnos Rodeo @ Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo
Feb 17 @ 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Los Fresnos Rodeo @ Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo
3:00 PM
Come on out to the 30th Anniversary of the Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo! Enjoy a carnival, activity area, craft show, and a livestock show! Come enjoy the best little rodeo in Texas!