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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Exhibit: Mapping the Development of Brownsville 10:00 AM
Exhibit: Mapping the Development of Brownsville @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
Apr 11 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 2:00 PM
Exhibit: Mapping the Development of Brownsville @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Visit our exhibit exploring the development and defining borders of Brownsville through maps and aerial photographs. This exhibit will display an array of maps, from early settlements of Brownsville to modern times, illustrating not only... Read more »
Senior Show II: The Chaotic Nature of the Mind 6:00 PM
Senior Show II: The Chaotic Nature of the Mind @ UTRGV - Brownsville Rusteberg Art Gallery
May 1 @ 6:00 PM – May 5 @ 4:00 PM
Senior Show II: The Chaotic Nature of the Mind @ UTRGV - Brownsville Rusteberg Art Gallery | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The second Senior Show of the Spring 2017 semester, Chaotic Nature of the Mind, opens Monday, May 1 at 6:00 pm. The exhibition will feature the work of Samantha Gray, Roxxy Rivera, and Carmen Milton.... Read more »
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Pre-Columbian Exhibit
Pre-Columbian Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
May 2 – Jun 17 all-day
Pre-Columbian Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
During Museum hours of 10 am to 4 pm, Tuesday thru Saturday Come visit an exhibit of beautiful artifacts from what is referred to as the “Pre-Columbian Period”. Many of these pieces were gathered by... Read more »
Hot 9 Sun Downers 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
May 2 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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Leadership Brownsville Class XXXII: Podcast Launch Party 5:00 PM
Leadership Brownsville Class XXXII: Podcast Launch Party @ Historic Alonso Building
May 4 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Leadership Brownsville Class XXXII:  Podcast Launch Party @ Historic Alonso Building | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Please join Leadership Brownsville Class XXXII at the launch of their Walking Tour Podcast “Leading the Way through Historic Brownsville”. The audio podcast will consist of 25 episodes narrated by each classmate, all highlighting different... Read more »
Leading the Way Through Historic Brownsville 5:30 PM
Leading the Way Through Historic Brownsville @ Historic Alonso Building
May 4 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Leading the Way Through Historic Brownsville @ Historic Alonso Building | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Join Leadership Brownsville Class XXXII as they unveil their final class project, a 25- site walking tour podcast, to the public. Light appetizers and drinks will be served.
Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival 9:00 PM
Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival @ City of Brownsville Parks & Recreation Department
May 4 @ 9:00 PM
Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival @ City of Brownsville Parks & Recreation Department | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department and Keep Brownsville Beautiful invite you to join us for the first ever Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival A May 4th Celebration at the The Rec... Read more »
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3rd Annual Texas Longest Yard Sale 7:00 AM
3rd Annual Texas Longest Yard Sale @ Military Hwy/US 281 Corridor
May 5 @ 7:00 AM – May 7 @ 5:00 PM
3rd Annual Texas Longest Yard Sale @ Military Hwy/US 281 Corridor  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Help us to exceed last year’s stretch of 72 miles.  We encourage all or as many homeowners, churches, businesses, civic organizations and others to set up shop in their yards or rent out spaces to... Read more »
Cyclobia 2017
Cyclobia 2017
May 5 all-day
Cyclobia 2017 @ Brownsville | Texas | United States
CycloBia Brownsville creates a car-free street environment to encourage people to try and adopt transportation cycling, recreational cycling, and other active forms of transportation. CycloBia Brownsville invites people of all ages and abilities to come... Read more »
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Brownsville Farmers’ Market 9:00 AM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park
May 6 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Saturday Safari: “Creature Feature” 10:00 AM
Saturday Safari: “Creature Feature” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
May 6 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari: “Creature Feature” @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Do you know why animals have such unique characteristics? At this Saturday Safari class, take a close look at some of the Zoo creature and their unique features. A Zoo tour, arts & crafts, animal... Read more »
Workshop: ” Incentives for Historic Homes” Spanish speakers welcome! 1:00 PM
Workshop: ” Incentives for Historic Homes” Spanish speakers welcome! @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
May 6 @ 1:00 PM
Workshop: " Incentives for Historic Homes" Spanish speakers welcome! @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Mr. Juan Velez, Historic Preservation Officer for the City of Brownsville and BHA Board member, will lead a workshop on the economic incentives for owners of historic properties; tax credit and tax exemptions. The workshop... Read more »
Ghost Hunt: Stillman House Museum 8:00 PM
Ghost Hunt: Stillman House Museum @ Stillman House Museum
May 6 @ 8:00 PM – 11:45 PM
Ghost Hunt: Stillman House Museum @ Stillman House Museum | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States
The BHA and RGV Paranormal Investigators will be hosting a one-evening Ghost Hunt at the Stillman House Museum. The hunt will include the Stillman House, the old fashioned kitchen, inner and outer courtyards. Sorry, no... Read more »
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Hot 9 Sun Downers 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
May 9 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Women in Leadership Breakfast 8:00 AM
Women in Leadership Breakfast @ Brownsville Event Center
May 10 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Women in Leadership Breakfast @ Brownsville Event Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Women’s Business Expo & Women in Leadership Breakfast is an event that highlights the evolving role of women professionals and small business owners. Enjoy an inspirational talk that will motive and inspire the entrepreneurial... Read more »
Women’s Business Expo 10:00 AM
Women’s Business Expo @ Brownsville Event Center
May 10 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Women's Business Expo @ Brownsville Event Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Women’s Business Expo & Women in Leadership Breakfast is an event that highlights the evolving role of women professionals and small business owners. Enjoy an inspirational talk that will motive and inspire the entrepreneurial... Read more »
THE GAME’S AFOOT by Ken Ludwigs 6:00 PM
THE GAME’S AFOOT by Ken Ludwigs @ Veterans Memorial High School
May 11 @ 6:00 PM – May 13 @ 8:00 PM
THE GAME'S AFOOT by Ken Ludwigs @ Veterans Memorial High School | Brownsville | Texas | United States
It is December 1936 and Broadway star William Gillette, admired the world over for his leading role in the play Sherlock Holmes, has invited his fellow cast-members to his Connecticut castle for a weekend of... Read more »
4th Annual Mommy & Me 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk 7:30 AM
4th Annual Mommy & Me 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk @ St Mary's Catholic School
May 13 @ 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM
4th Annual Mommy & Me 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk @ St Mary's Catholic School | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The St. Mary’s Mommy & Me Run/Walk is an event for the whole family. It was created to strengthen the relationships of families and community through exercise. It is also a special way for the... Read more »
Brownsville Strides 4 Stroke FAST 5 k Run 7:30 AM
Brownsville Strides 4 Stroke FAST 5 k Run @ Sunrise Mall
May 13 @ 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Brownsville Strides 4 Stroke FAST 5 k Run @ Sunrise Mall | Brownsville | Texas | United States
It’s our honor to partner with the Big 4 hospital systems in Cameron county to promote Stroke Awareness through the Brownsville Strides 4 Stroke Fast 5k Run!  This course is a chip timed, USATF Certified,... Read more »
F.A.S.T 5K RUN 8:00 AM
F.A.S.T 5K RUN @ Sunrise Mall
May 13 @ 8:00 AM
F.A.S.T 5K RUN @ Sunrise Mall  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Brownsville Strides 4 Stroke with 2RunCrew Race Productions present the F.A.S.T. 5K Run. A USATF certified, electronically timed, closed course route designed to record your best 5K race time. This event kicks off the Stroke... Read more »
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 13 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Every Saturday in the months of April to June. Increase your fitness and knowledge as you accompany an experienced guide looking for the many birds that inhabit our 1200-acre park. Program fee included with park... Read more »
Archery 101 9:00 AM
Archery 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 13 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Archery 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Every second Saturday join us to learn the fundamentals of archery! Bows and arrows are provided. *RESERVATION REQUIRED by phone/in-person* Please call at 956-350-2920 (Wednesday to Sunday 8AM-5PM) Program Fee: Adults: $10 Children 12 and... Read more »
Brownsville Farmers’ Market 9:00 AM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park
May 13 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Lego Day 10:00 AM
Lego Day @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
May 13 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Lego Day @ Children's Museum of Brownsville | Brownsville | Texas | United States
We’ve got thousands of Legos to play with!  We will be having different Lego activities all day!  Duplo Blocks will be available for younger children.
Saturday Safari: “Extreme Life-Cycles” 10:00 AM
Saturday Safari: “Extreme Life-Cycles” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
May 13 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari: “Extreme Life-Cycles” @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Some of the world’s smallest creatures undergo the most extreme physical changes. Get a firsthand look at the metamorphosis of some of the Zoo’s critters. A Zoo tour, arts & crafts, animal encounter and snacks... Read more »
Live music 7:00 PM
Live music @ Fabrizzios
May 13 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Live music @ Fabrizzios  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Italian food an live music
M.O.M. Orangutan Enrichment
M.O.M. Orangutan Enrichment @ Gladys Porter Zoo
May 14 all-day
M.O.M. Orangutan Enrichment @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
On Sunday, May 14th, the Zoo will participate in an international campaign to bring attention to the plight of orangutans in the wild. Staff will be giving enrichment items to the orangutans at different times... Read more »
Animal Play Day 11:00 AM
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
May 14 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Animal Play Days are scheduled events where Zoo animals are given enrichment items that have a specific theme. For this Play Day, Zoo residents will be celebrating Mother’s Day! Keepers will begin distributing enrichment items... Read more »
Annual Mother’s Day Brunch 11:00 AM
Annual Mother’s Day Brunch @ Valley International Country Club
May 14 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Annual Mother's Day Brunch @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Native Plant Tour 2:00 PM
Native Plant Tour @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 14 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Native Plant Tour @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Discover the edible, medicinal and common uses of local plants with one our Park Rangers. Program fee included with Park Admission: Adults: $4 Children 12 and under: Free
Hot 9 Sun Downers 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
May 16 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Fabrizzios Ladies Night
Fabrizzios Ladies Night @ Fabrizzios
May 18 all-day
Fabrizzios Ladies Night @ Fabrizzios  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Ladies night 2×1
“Noche de Lluvia” 11:00 AM
“Noche de Lluvia” @ Unity church of Brownsville
May 18 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
"Noche de Lluvia" @ Unity church of Brownsville  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Concert World Premiere of “A Light Shines in the Darkness” by Michael John Trotta Pasion will be enhancing worship on the morning of June 18th, 2017 at Unite Church of Brownsville.
Flamenco Evening At The Alonso 7:00 PM
Flamenco Evening At The Alonso @ Alonso Building
May 19 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Flamenco Evening At The Alonso @ Alonso Building  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
District 4 Brownsville City Commissioner Ben Neece Presents” “A PASSION FOR SERVICE”  FLAMENCO EVENING AT THE ALONSO A Special Presentation by New City Commissioner Ben Neece. Join us on Friday, May 19th for a Special... Read more »
Night Hike 7:30 PM
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 19 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Nocturnal animals are everywhere at Resaca de la Palma, join us to learn a little more about them! Bring your flashlights or headlamps in this educational night hike. *Reservation required by phone or in-person* Please... Read more »
Wildlife Discovery Walk 1:00 AM
Wildlife Discovery Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
May 20 @ 1:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Wildlife Discovery Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
Wildlife Discover Walk at Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge Saturday, May 20 11:00 am and 2:00 pm Join us for Kids to Parks Day! Families are invited to join us for an exciting journey around the visitor... Read more »
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 20 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Every Saturday in the months of April to June. Increase your fitness and knowledge as you accompany an experienced guide looking for the many birds that inhabit our 1200-acre park. Program fee included with park... Read more »
Brownsville Farmers’ Market 9:00 AM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park
May 20 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Flamenco Dance! Children’s Clinic 10:00 AM
Flamenco Dance! Children’s Clinic @ The Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center Presents
May 20 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Flamenco Dance! Children's Clinic @ The Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center Presents | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center Presents – Flamenco Dance! Children’s Clinic FREE Admission Bring you children’s and let them learn to dance Flamenco under the instruction of Belem Nicolau Flamenco Instructor.
Saturday Safari: “Habitat Sweet Habitat” 10:00 AM
Saturday Safari: “Habitat Sweet Habitat” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
May 20 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari: “Habitat Sweet Habitat” @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
At this Saturday Safari, you’ll learn what different animals consider “home”. A Zoo tour, arts & crafts, animal encounter, and snacks are included in each class. Cost is $15 per child or adult with a... Read more »
Kids to Parks Night Hike 7:30 PM
Kids to Parks Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 20 @ 7:30 PM
Kids to Parks Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Join our FREE night hike! A very special night hike will be hosted this evening. Starting with a presentation about safety, why we celebrate this day and what to expect on our adventure. *PLEASE BRING... Read more »
Butterfly Walk 2:00 PM
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 21 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Discover an array of dazzling butterflies in the park’s butterfly gardens. Program fee included with park admission. Adults: $4, Children 12 and Under: Free. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be postponed.
Hot 9 Sun Downers 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
May 23 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Hurricane Awareness Fair 2017 5:30 PM
Hurricane Awareness Fair 2017 @ Brownsville Public Library
May 25 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Hurricane Awareness Fair 2017 @ Brownsville Public Library  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Save the Date!! HURRICANE AWARENESS FAIR 2017 Office of Emergency Management http://oem.cob.us/180/Office-of-Emergency-Management-Homeland- Registration Form http://www.cob.us/FormCenter/Emergency-Management-6/Hurricane-Fair-Registration-2017-50
2017 USA Heroes Tribute Night Trail Run 25K/10K/5K
2017 USA Heroes Tribute Night Trail Run 25K/10K/5K @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 27 all-day
2017 USA Heroes Tribute Night Trail Run 25K/10K/5K @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The 4th Annual USA Heroes Tribute Night Trail Run featuring new 25K, 10K, & 5K routes within Resaca de la Palma State Park in Brownsville, Texas. The event also features a 1 Mile Little Heroes... Read more »
Fabrizioss Live Music
Fabrizioss Live Music @ Fabrizioss
May 27 all-day
Fabrizioss Live Music @ Fabrizioss | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Live music
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 27 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Every Saturday in the months of April to June. Increase your fitness and knowledge as you accompany an experienced guide looking for the many birds that inhabit our 1200-acre park. Program fee included with park... Read more »
Brownsville Farmers’ Market 9:00 AM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park
May 27 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
2017 USA Heroes Tribute Fair 5:00 PM
2017 USA Heroes Tribute Fair @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 27 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
2017 USA Heroes Tribute Fair @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Our Memorial Day Weekend kicks off here at Resaca de la Palma State Park with our 2017 USA Heroes Tribute Night Trail Run and Fair. This event is put together by an outside organization, 2RunCrew,... Read more »
Native Plant Tour 2:00 PM
Native Plant Tour @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 28 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Native Plant Tour @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Discover the edible, medicinal and common uses of local plants with one our Park Rangers. Program fee included with Park Admission: Adults: $4 Children 12 and under: Free
Hot 9 Sun Downers 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
May 30 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States