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!

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Dawn of the Dinosaurs 9:00 AM
Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Mar 9 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 7 @ 5:00 PM
Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
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… Continue Reading Dawn of the Dinosaurs
Zumba & Toning 8:30 AM
Zumba & Toning @ Downtown Rec Center
May 1 @ 8:30 AM – Jul 31 @ 9:30 AM
Zumba & Toning @ Downtown Rec Center
Schedule: Monday- Friday Bored with the treadmill? Those who enjoy a group workout atmosphere should check out our free Zumba and toning class! The program runs all year round except for holidays.
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville 10:00 AM
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
May 11 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 27 @ 4:00 PM
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
In honor of Preservation Month, Juan Velez, Historic Preservation Officer and BHA Board Member will exhibit a collection of art work featuring historic buildings of Brownsville.
Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez 10:00 AM
Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez @ Heratige Museum, Vezzetti Room
May 11 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 27 @ 4:00 PM
Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez @ Heratige Museum, Vezzetti Room
Brownsville native, Juan Velez, exhibits his collection of artwork featuring historic buildings.  In honor of Preservation Month, the BHA hopes to inspire and educate visitors of the architectural gems displayed.  All artwork is available for… Continue Reading Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez
CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville 10:00 AM
CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
May 29 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 5:00 PM
CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: July 1, 2019 The Brownsville Museum of Fine Art invites all artists in the Rio Grande Valley and bordering Mexican Cities to submit artwork in response to the “RESACAS IN BROWNSVILLE” themed exhibition.… Continue Reading CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville
New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019 9:00 AM
New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019 @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Jun 1 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 31 @ 5:00 PM
New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019 @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Colobus Monkey Facts! The name “Colobus” is derived from the Greek word for “mutilated,” because unlike other monkeys, colobus monkeys do not have thumbs. Colobus monkeys complex stomachs enable them to digest mature or toxic… Continue Reading New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019
Lit Program 8:00 AM
Lit Program @ Rec Center
Jun 3 @ 8:00 AM – Aug 9 @ 4:00 PM
Lit Program @ Rec Center
**Schedule: Monday – Friday for the months of June 3 – August 9** LIT and LIIT 2 summer programs offered by City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department. Both programs are open to teenagers (14-17… Continue Reading Lit Program
Lit Program 8:00 AM
Lit Program @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jun 3 @ 8:00 AM – Aug 9 @ 4:00 PM
Lit Program @ Tony Gonzalez Park
**Schedule: Monday – Friday for the months of June 3 – August 9** LIT and LIIT 2 summer programs offered by City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department. Both programs are open to teenagers (14-17… Continue Reading Lit Program
Summer Safari 9:00 AM
Summer Safari @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Jun 3 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 31 @ 5:00 PM
Summer Safari @ Gladys Porter Zoo
What is your child doing this summer? Why not spend the summer learning at the Zoo? Each day includes fun-filled activities for kids starting at age 4. This exciting summer program offers sessions full of… Continue Reading Summer Safari
Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program 8:00 AM
Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program @ Oliveira Park Gym
Jun 10 @ 8:00 AM – Aug 9 @ 4:00 PM
Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program @ Oliveira Park Gym
Schedule: Every Week (Mon-Fri) of the month of June to August! Weekly Registration: Ages between 6-17 to register Play, Create, Explore Outdoor Recreation Games, Field Trips, and Arts & Crafts Breakfast provided by BISD  … Continue Reading Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program
Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations @ Rec Center
Jul 1 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 3 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations @ Rec Center
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations
Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jul 1 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 3 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations @ Tony Gonzalez Park
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Celebration Stations
Learn to Swim
Learn to Swim @ Tony Gonzalez Pool
Jun 3 – Aug 8 all-day
Learn to Swim @ Tony Gonzalez Pool
The Learn to Swim Program is taught at both Sams Pool and Tony Gonzalez Pool. There are 5 sessions during the summer season. Register online! or in person at both pool locations.
Learn to Swim
Learn to Swim @ Sams Memorial Pool
Jun 3 – Aug 8 all-day
Learn to Swim @ Sams Memorial Pool
The Learn to Swim Program is taught at both Sams Pool and Tony Gonzalez Pool. There are 5 sessions during the summer season. Register online! or in person at both pool locations.
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Brownsville’s 9th Annual Car Show 11:00 AM
Brownsville’s 9th Annual Car Show @ Brownsville Event Center
Jul 7 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Brownsville's 9th Annual Car Show @ Brownsville Event Center
An indoor and outdoor event Come and enjoy many different vehicles, classics, 4x4s, lowriders, motorcycles, 18 wheelers, power wheels, bicycles, a variety of cars trucks, jeeps, vans, you name it if it got wheels it… Continue Reading Brownsville’s 9th Annual Car Show
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Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week @ Rec Center
Jul 8 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 12 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week @ Rec Center
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week
Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jul 8 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 12 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week @ Tony Gonzalez Park
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Super Hero Week
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session V 9:00 AM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session V @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 8 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 12 @ 3:00 PM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA - Session V @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Art and Music Summer Camps – Session V Come and enjoy doing arts and crafts, and playing you favorite instrument (Piano, Violin or Guitar) Breakfast, Lunch, T-Shirts and Certificate included. Scholarships available. Limited spots.
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 8 – Jul 12 all-day
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Summer Olympics CMB STEAM Style! Can you build a beach ball tower? What about your own foosball game? How about a bucket tower? You will learn how to do all of these and more in… Continue Reading Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp
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Summer Camp 7:30 AM
Summer Camp @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jul 9 @ 7:30 AM – Jul 12 @ 1:00 PM
Summer Camp @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
A Summer Camp for kids 9-13 years of age Come explore Resaca De La Palma State Park for 4 days of fun! Campers participating will leave with many life skills that will make them more… Continue Reading Summer Camp
Texas Monthly Live! in Brownsville 6:00 PM
Texas Monthly Live! in Brownsville @ pin Texas Southmost College Performing Arts Center
Jul 9 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Texas Monthly Live! in Brownsville @ pin Texas Southmost College Performing Arts Center
Texas Monthly LIVE returns for a second season! Join us to experience an issue of our magazine brought to life for a theater audience. Mixing music, video, and narration, this special 90-minute show will take… Continue Reading Texas Monthly Live! in Brownsville
Paramount of Eternity solo exhibition by Bartosz Beda
Paramount of Eternity solo exhibition by Bartosz Beda @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 10 – Sep 7 all-day
Paramount of Eternity solo exhibition by Bartosz Beda @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Paramount of Eternity is the title of my upcoming solo exhibition at the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art in Texas. The myth of Sisyphus inspired the title, and that is where I would like to… Continue Reading Paramount of Eternity solo exhibition by Bartosz Beda
Paramount of Eternity Solo Exhibition by Bartosz Beda 6:00 PM
Paramount of Eternity Solo Exhibition by Bartosz Beda @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 10 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Paramount of Eternity Solo Exhibition by Bartosz Beda @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Paramount of Eternity is the title of my upcoming solo exhibition at the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art in Texas. The myth of Sisyphus inspired the title, and that is where I would like to… Continue Reading Paramount of Eternity Solo Exhibition by Bartosz Beda
Summer Rec Program: Action Land 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Action Land @ Rec Center
Jul 15 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 19 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Action Land @ Rec Center
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Action Land
Summer Rec Program: Action Land 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Action Land @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jul 15 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 19 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Action Land @ Tony Gonzalez Park
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Action Land
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session VI 9:00 AM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session VI @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 15 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 19 @ 3:00 PM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA - Session VI @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Art and Music Summer Camps – Session VI Come and enjoy doing arts and crafts, and playing you favorite instrument (Piano, Violin or Guitar) Breakfast, Lunch, T-Shirts and Certificate included. Scholarships available. Limited spots.
Summer Camp 7:30 AM
Summer Camp @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jul 16 @ 7:30 AM – Jul 19 @ 1:00 PM
Summer Camp @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
A Summer Camp for kids 9-13 years of age Come explore Resaca De La Palma State Park for 4 days of fun! Campers participating will leave with many life skills that will make them more… Continue Reading Summer Camp
Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez
Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 17 – Sep 7 all-day
Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Stephanie enjoys creating mixed media abstracts works that reflects emotions, graphics design work, murals and interior designs. In her work, she uses mix media such as coffee, wine, aerosol paint, watercolors, acrylics, oil pastels and… Continue Reading Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez
Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez 6:00 PM
Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 17 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Opening Reception Stephanie enjoys creating mixed media abstracts works that reflects emotions, graphics design work, murals and interior designs. In her work, she uses mix media such as coffee, wine, aerosol paint, watercolors, acrylics, oil… Continue Reading Everything in its Right Place, solo exhibition by Stephanie Gonzalez
Lunada Artisan Market 6:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
Jul 20 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
The Artisan Market will feature: Glass Garden Art, Mexican Curios, Wood Furniture, Plants, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles, Mexican and Peruvian Clothing, Metal Yard Art, Crochet, Bows, Wind chimes, and MUCH MUCH MORE! We will also be… Continue Reading Lunada Artisan Market
Summer Rec Program: Tech Town 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Tech Town @ Rec Center
Jul 22 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 26 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Tech Town @ Rec Center
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Tech Town
Summer Rec Program: Tech Town 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Tech Town @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jul 22 @ 8:00 AM – Jul 26 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Tech Town @ Tony Gonzalez Park
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Tech Town
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session VII 9:00 AM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session VII @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 22 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 26 @ 3:00 PM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA - Session VII @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Art and Music Summer Camps – Session VII Come and enjoy doing arts and crafts, and playing you favorite instrument (Piano, Violin or Guitar) Breakfast, Lunch, T-Shirts and Certificate included. Scholarships available. Limited spots.
Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 9-11) 9:00 AM
Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 9-11) @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 22 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 26 @ 3:00 PM
Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 9-11) @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
The wizarding world comes to life in this magical camp! Which house is in your destiny? Make your own wand, attend potions classes and herbology! Discover the science behind the magic of it all and… Continue Reading Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 9-11)
Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures @ Rec Center
Jul 29 @ 8:00 AM – Aug 2 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures @ Rec Center
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures
Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures 8:00 AM
Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jul 29 @ 8:00 AM – Aug 2 @ 4:00 PM
Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures @ Tony Gonzalez Park
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Summer Recreation Program is a safe, fun, supervised program for children. Our activities range from indoor & outdoor sports, recreational games, arts & crafts, and more!  Your… Continue Reading Summer Rec Program: Sports Adventures
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session VIII 9:00 AM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA – Session VIII @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jul 29 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 2 @ 3:00 PM
Art and Music Summer Camps @ the BMFA - Session VIII @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Art and Music Summer Camps – Session VII Come and enjoy doing arts and crafts, and playing you favorite instrument (Piano, Violin or Guitar) Breakfast, Lunch, T-Shirts and Certificate included. Scholarships available. Limited spots.
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp 9:00 AM
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 29 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 2 @ 3:00 PM
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Summer Olympics CMB STEAM Style! Can you build a beach ball tower? What about your own foosball game? How about a bucket tower? You will learn how to do all of these and more in… Continue Reading Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp
Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 6-8) 9:00 AM
Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 6-8) @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 29 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 2 @ 3:00 PM
Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 6-8) @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
The wizarding world comes to life in this magical camp! Which house is in your destiny? Make your own wand, attend potions classes and herbology! Discover the science behind the magic of it all and… Continue Reading Wizardly World of Magic (Ages 6-8)