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!
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit is open to the public UTRGV Visitors Center Edinburg Campus.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
“Just a Ferry Ride to Freedom”
Documentary Film Debut
UTRGV Performing Arts Complex
Edinburg Campus 6:30 pm
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Rio Grande Valley Civil War Trail Community Celebration
UTRGV – Edinburg Campus
Public lecture series – Student Union Theater
Re – enactors – Union & Confederate Soldiers
Book Signing 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
The long-awaited dinosaurs have returned, just in time for Spring Break!
This limited-time exhibit will be an additional $3.00 will be at the gate or the entrance of the exhibit, which is located in the Special Events building. Step back in time and witness the dinosaurs as they once were, only at the Gladys Porter Zoo.
Dawn of the Dinosaurs was made possible by the City of Brownsville, McDonald’s, and Metro by T-Mobile.
The Parks and Recreation Department Youth Sports Programs offers tackle football leagues, flag football leagues, basketball programs, and volleyball leagues. In addition to leagues, a variety of youth sports clinics/camps are offered throughout the year, especially during the summer months, and provide positive and healthy experiences for area youth.
Youth Sports Organizations within the City of Brownsville operate youth sports leagues at various Parks and Recreation facilities. These leagues are operated by volunteers and work separately from the Parks and Recreation Department Youth Sports Program.
For more information about the programs please contact Brownsville Youth Athletics for any questions that you might have.
Call from Monday to Friday 8AM-5PM
A year-round program for Seniors 50+
Monday -Friday 8:30am -12:30pm
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Retired…Now What program is designed to meet the needs of today’s active 50+ community. All the actives are fun, safe, and easy for any level. The cost to register and participate is free, and you decide on which activities you want to participate in. The program always meets at the Downtown Rec Center.
Retired…Now what is your place and your time. It is a safe place to enjoy life, learn how to do the things you always dreamed you could do, and make friends.
Fitness, health, games, arts and crafts workshops, and social activities—we are here for you!