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!

Apr
20
Sat
2019
Easter Celebration @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Apr 20 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Easter Celebration @ Children's Museum of Brownsville

Spring has arrived! Flowers are blooming, birds are singing, and the Children’s Museum is ready to mark the occasion with our annual Easter Celebration, complete with several fun activities for kids to enjoy!

Easter Egg Hunt @ River Church
Apr 20 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Easter Egg Hunt @ River Church

You are invited to our first indoor Easter egg hunt. This event is free and open to the public.

There will be games, prizes, and bounce houses for the kids as well!

Egg hunt will be divided by two age groups. Please bring your own basket.

Los invitamos a nuestra primer caza de huevos de pascua dentro de nuestra iglesia!

Este evento es gratis y para toda la familia!
Por favor traiga su propia canasta.
La caza sera dividida entre niños chicos y grandes.

Jul
4
Thu
2019
Color the Sky @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jul 4 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Color the Sky @ Resaca De La Palma State Park

Join us for kite making on the 4th of July!

Enjoy a fun-filled day for you and your family

Dog-friendly! We just ask that they stay on their leashes.

Remember: bring water, bug spray and dress appropriately

July 4th Salute To Freedom Celebration @ Brownsville Sports Park
Jul 4 @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
July 4th Salute To Freedom Celebration @ Brownsville Sports Park

More than 5,000 spectators from all over the lower Rio Grande Valley are expected to attend our 20th Annual 4th of July Salute to Freedom event this year!

The celebration features live music, food vendors, sponsor booths, and family friendly games, all leading up to the most spectacular fireworks show in the area!

Gates open at 4 PM 

Music starts at 6 PM
Fireworks at 9:15 PM
Nov
11
Mon
2019
Veterans Day Silent March @ Veterans Park
Nov 11 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Veterans Day March that starts at the H-E-B on Central Boulevard and ends with a ceremony in Veterans Park ( 2500 Central Blvd).

Once marchers arrive at Veterans Park there will be a prayer and ceremony to honor Veterans.

Brownsville Events, Upcoming Events
Nov
25
Mon
2019
Holiday Village Opening Day @ Dean Porter Park
Nov 25 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Holiday Village Opening Day @ Dean Porter Park

Come stroll through the Holiday Village and be magically transported to the North Pole. Admission is free and the memories are priceless.

Dec
5
Thu
2019
Holiday Lighting Ceremony @ Washington Park
Dec 5 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Holiday Lighting Ceremony @ Washington Park

Like bright lights? Love Christmas cheer? Want a selfie with Santa?

If you answered yes to any of these…

Make plans to join the City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department for a festive night of holiday cheer, elfish entertainment, games more.

Join us as we light up the park and brighten up the season at the Washington Park Holiday Lighting Ceremony.

Bring your friends, bring your family, and bring a lawn chair