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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Costumes of America Exhibit: Honoring the Past and Coloring the Future 10:00 AM
Costumes of America Exhibit: Honoring the Past and Coloring the Future @ Costumes of America Museum
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
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.
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
School Group Season
School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 1 – Jun 30 all-day
School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Park admission is waived for educational institutions. Please contact the Visitor Center 956-350-2920 for more information or to book your field trip. Email: lauren.acevedo@tpwd.texas.gov
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit @ UTRGV Edinburg Campus
Feb 4 – Jun 19 all-day
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit @ UTRGV Edinburg Campus
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit is open to the public UTRGV Visitors Center Edinburg Campus.   Special Events Wednesday, February 20, 2019 “Just a Ferry Ride to Freedom” Documentary… Continue Reading War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit
47th International Art Show
47th International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Mar 27 – Apr 27 all-day
47th International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
The Brownsville Museum of Fine Art is now accepting applications for its 47th. Annual International Art Show. The exhibition will be juried by visual artists Joe Harjo (San Antonio, TX) and Mauricio Saenz (Matamoros, Mexico… Continue Reading 47th International Art Show
The Grantsmanship Training Program is coming to Brownsville
The Grantsmanship Training Program is coming to Brownsville @ United Way of Southern Cameron County
Apr 1 – Apr 5 all-day
The Grantsmanship Training Program is coming to Brownsville @ United Way of Southern Cameron County
In this 5-day comprehensive, hands-on training program, you’ll learn and practice how to: (1) use The Grantsmanship Center’s proven model for developing a proposal–a model so effective that many funders use the same structure for… Continue Reading The Grantsmanship Training Program is coming to Brownsville
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BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness 10:00 AM
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – Apr 27 @ 4:00 PM
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness @ Historic Brownsville Museum
In honor of Autism Awareness Month, the Brownsville Independent School District’s Fine Arts Department in partnership with B.H.A., invite the community to celebrate their 7th Annual Autism Awareness Student Exhibit. Beautiful and original art work… Continue Reading BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness
Pharmacy Technician Program
Pharmacy Technician Program @ UTRGV Brownsville Campus
Apr 6 all-day
Pharmacy Technician Program @ UTRGV Brownsville Campus
Date: April 6th – June 29th 2019 (April 20, May 11, May 25) Time: Saturdays, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM This comprehensive 50 hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in… Continue Reading Pharmacy Technician Program
UTRGV Electric Car Competition
UTRGV Electric Car Competition @ UTRGV Brownsville-Biomedical Research and Health Building Parking Lot
Apr 6 all-day
UTRGV Electric Car Competition @ UTRGV Brownsville-Biomedical Research and Health Building Parking Lot
Twenty-six teams representing middle schools, high schools and colleges from across South Texas will compete in the second annual UTRGV Electric Car Competition. “We are so excited to bring this competition to the UTRGV Brownsville… Continue Reading UTRGV Electric Car Competition
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 6 @ 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Saturdays the months of April to June* Join us on a guided walk to learn about our native habitat and find out who of our “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” can be spotted. This walk… Continue Reading Bird and Nature Hike
Basic Excel 9:00 AM
Basic Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
Apr 6 @ 9:00 AM
Basic Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
This 3-hour course is designed for those who desire to gain the necessary skills to create, edit, format and print basic Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheets. Topics covered in the training: Create a basic worksheet using… Continue Reading Basic Excel
Chalk Art Festival 9:00 AM
Chalk Art Festival @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Apr 6 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Chalk Art Festival @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Join us for our Annual Chalk Art Festival inside of Dean Porter Park this April 6, 2019. Children, youth, and adults are encouraged to participate. Competition includes amazing prizes. Children (1-10) can buy a square… Continue Reading Chalk Art Festival
Expo Lucha 2019 9:00 AM
Expo Lucha 2019 @ Carlota Petrina Museum
Apr 6 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Expo Lucha 2019 @ Carlota Petrina Museum
“PuraLucha Brownsville ” in Partnership with ROCA at Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center present Lucha Libre Expo. This Lucha Libre Expo will bring “Luchadores” from the RGV, US and Mexico to share with the community… Continue Reading Expo Lucha 2019
Art in the Park 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Saturdays during the months of April to June 2019 Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Bring: Water, good walking/hiking shoes, appropriate weather… Continue Reading Art in the Park
Living History 10:00 AM
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
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
Party for the Planet 10:00 AM
Party for the Planet @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM
Party for the Planet @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Party for the Planet is the Zoo’s celebration of Earth Day where we bring eco-conscious members of the community together to help share the message of conservation.  From 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. the Zoo… Continue Reading Party for the Planet
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness – Opening Reception 12:00 PM
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness – Opening Reception @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Apr 6 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness - Opening Reception @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Celebrating the BISD students that participated in the annual Autism Awareness campaign. Art work from elementary students through high school level will be displayed. Light refreshments provided.
Metanoia Wellness Center’s 4th Open House 1:00 PM
Metanoia Wellness Center’s 4th Open House @ Metanoia Wellness Center
Apr 6 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Metanoia Wellness Center's 4th Open House @ Metanoia Wellness Center
We are a facility that is promoting wellness in all of its aspects. We count with a mindfulness studio where we offer different styles of yoga and meditation classes, a strength/agility/mobility/stability based Bootcamp program. We… Continue Reading Metanoia Wellness Center’s 4th Open House
Saturday Safari: ” Bee Friends” 1:00 PM
Saturday Safari: ” Bee Friends” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 6 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday Safari: " Bee Friends" @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Come learn about plant and animal relationships and how important they are for survival. You will be surprised to discover some of these interesting animal/plant connections. A Zoo tour, arts & crafts, animal encounter and… Continue Reading Saturday Safari: ” Bee Friends”
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Junior Ranger Explorers
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 7 all-day
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Sunday during the months of April to June* Become a Junior Ranger Explorer by learning about nature through different activities, and borrow one of our Explorer Packs. Interested youth complete a series of activities,… Continue Reading Junior Ranger Explorers
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The ‘Dyeing” Art of the Sacred Caracoal 6:00 PM
The ‘Dyeing” Art of the Sacred Caracoal @ Costumes of the Americas Museum
Apr 8 @ 6:00 PM
The 'Dyeing" Art of the Sacred Caracoal @ Costumes of the Americas Museum
Join us for an exciting discussion about the indigenous and endangered practice of dyeing and waving techniques in Oaxaca’s Costa Chica.
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Twin Tribes Live 9:00 PM
Twin Tribes Live @ The Kraken Lounge
Apr 12 @ 9:00 PM
Twin Tribes Live @ The Kraken Lounge
Twin Tribes live at the Kraken Lounge Special Guests: Cartilage Casanova ( SATX) Most Modern ( ATX) Uniporn DJ set
Medical Billing & Coding
Medical Billing & Coding @ UTRGV Brownsville Campus
Apr 13 all-day
Medical Billing & Coding @ UTRGV Brownsville Campus
Date: April 13th – July 20th 2019 (No Class April 20, May 11, May 25) Time: Saturdays, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pawty!
Pawty! @ Linear Park
Apr 13 all-day
Pawty! @ Linear Park
It’s Pawty! time! You are invited to “Pawty!” with Brownsville Animal Defense (B.A.D.)! Join us in celebrating our furry friends with the entire family. Our event will be filled with activities such as yoga, dog… Continue Reading Pawty!
The 9th Annual Hooked for Life Kid Fish Tournament 6:00 AM
The 9th Annual Hooked for Life Kid Fish Tournament @ Brownsville Event Center
Apr 13 @ 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM
The 9th Annual Hooked for Life Kid Fish Tournament @ Brownsville Event Center
Join us at our annual kid fish. While your here visit our expo area and cook off area.
Opening Day for Trails in Brownsville 8:00 AM
Opening Day for Trails in Brownsville @ San Fernando Building
Apr 13 @ 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Opening Day for Trails in Brownsville @ San Fernando Building
Join us for bike rides, fun and festivities as we celebrate Opening Day for Trails in Brownsville! Whether you’re a regular or a first-timer on the trail, stop by to: 🚲 Go for a bike… Continue Reading Opening Day for Trails in Brownsville
Walk for Child Abuse Prevention & One Mile Fun Run 8:00 AM
Walk for Child Abuse Prevention & One Mile Fun Run @ Tip of Texas Family Outreach
Apr 13 @ 8:00 AM
Walk for Child Abuse Prevention & One Mile Fun Run @ Tip of Texas Family Outreach
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month Join the Tip of Texas Family Outreach for its annual Walk for Child Abuse Prevention & 1 Mile Fun Run This event is held annually to help raise… Continue Reading Walk for Child Abuse Prevention & One Mile Fun Run
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 13 @ 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Saturdays the months of April to June* Join us on a guided walk to learn about our native habitat and find out who of our “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” can be spotted. This walk… Continue Reading Bird and Nature Hike
12th Annual Civil War Park Day 2019 9:00 AM
12th Annual Civil War Park Day 2019 @ Fort Brown Earthworks (old Fort Brown Memorial Golf Course)
Apr 13 @ 9:00 AM
12th Annual Civil War Park Day 2019 @ Fort Brown Earthworks (old Fort Brown Memorial Golf Course)
Park Day is an annual event sponsored by the American Battlefield Trust, formerly the Civil War Trust, which enlists volunteers to clean, repair, and learn about local battlefields. Come hear from local historians about battlefields… Continue Reading 12th Annual Civil War Park Day 2019
Archery 101 9:00 AM
Archery 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 13 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Archery 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every second Saturday of the months of April to June 2019* If you ever wanted to try to shoot an arrow with a bow, here is your chance. Come and learn the fundamentals of archery!… Continue Reading Archery 101
Autism Zumbathon 9:00 AM
Autism Zumbathon @ Ernesto Gámez Cascade Park
Apr 13 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Autism Zumbathon @ Ernesto Gámez Cascade Park
Autism Zumbathon Fundraiser Benefitting Familia Azul Brownsville
Queen Isabella Market Day 9:00 AM
Queen Isabella Market Day @ Port Isabel Lighthouse State Historical Park
Apr 13 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Queen Isabella Market Day @ Port Isabel Lighthouse State Historical Park
The City of Port Isabel hosts an annual Market Day on the grounds of the historic Port Isabel Lighthouse in April! Vendors, music, food and family fun! Free Admission to Markey Day Museums of Port… Continue Reading Queen Isabella Market Day
Spring Beach Cleanup 9:00 AM
Spring Beach Cleanup @ End of Hwy 4 at the beach
Apr 13 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Spring Beach Cleanup @ End of Hwy 4 at the beach
The Texas Adopt-A-Beach program will kick off its 33rd Annual Spring Cleanup, at sites along the Texas coast. This is your opportunity to make a difference by helping to preserve one of Texas’ most precious… Continue Reading Spring Beach Cleanup
Art Classes 10:00 AM
Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 13 @ 10:00 AM
Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Art Classes for those aged 6 – 14 Years of Age Available this Saturday for two sessions. Class 1: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Class 2: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Art in the Park 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 13 @ 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Saturdays during the months of April to June 2019 Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Bring: Water, good walking/hiking shoes, appropriate weather… Continue Reading Art in the Park
Saturday Art Classes 10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 13 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Come and have fun doing art projects “Mona Lisa drawing”. We will have 2 classes, from 10-12pm and 1-3pm
Asian Spring Festival 1:00 PM
Asian Spring Festival @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Apr 13 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Asian Spring Festival @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Featuring calligraphy, games, origami, storytime, music and dance performers, this celebration of Korean culture is a wonderful and inviting event.
Saturday Safari: “Tortuga Tales” 1:00 PM
Saturday Safari: “Tortuga Tales” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 13 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday Safari: "Tortuga Tales" @ Gladys Porter Zoo
There are seven species of sea turtles in the world. Learn about the sea turtles that visit the Texas Coast. A Zoo tour, arts & crafts, animal encounter and snacks are included in each class.… Continue Reading Saturday Safari: “Tortuga Tales”
Volksfest 2019 3:00 PM
Volksfest 2019 @ Grounds adjacent to Jacob Brown Auditorium at Texas Southmost College
Apr 13 @ 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Volksfest 2019 @ Grounds adjacent to Jacob Brown Auditorium at Texas Southmost College
Our spring-time version of Oktoberfest will once again feature a winning combination of German draft beers, live German Polka & American rock music, German food, and entertainment for all ages. Our Volksfest, meaning people’s festival,… Continue Reading Volksfest 2019
Beggin – N – Eggs Easter Egg Hunt 4:00 PM
Beggin – N – Eggs Easter Egg Hunt @ Catherine Stillman Dog Park
Apr 13 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Beggin - N - Eggs Easter Egg Hunt @ Catherine Stillman Dog Park
Bring your furry friends and Easter baskets to hunt for treat-filled eggs together at Catherine Stillman Dog Park, followed by a photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny. Dogs must be at least 4-months-old, must be… Continue Reading Beggin – N – Eggs Easter Egg Hunt
Symphony in the Park 6:00 PM
Symphony in the Park @ Washington Park
Apr 13 @ 6:00 PM
Symphony in the Park @ Washington Park
OUR VISION: To make dramatic improvement in literacy levels in the Brownsville area. MISSION STATEMENT: Brownsville Literacy Center exists to promote literacy in the Brownsville area by providing appropriate and accessible educational programs designed to… Continue Reading Symphony in the Park
Junior Ranger Explorers
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 14 all-day
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Sunday during the months of April to June* Become a Junior Ranger Explorer by learning about nature through different activities, and borrow one of our Explorer Packs. Interested youth complete a series of activities,… Continue Reading Junior Ranger Explorers
Butterfly Walk 2:00 PM
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 14 @ 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Second Sundays of the months of April to June 2019* Discover an array of dazzling butterflies in the park’s butterfly garden. Many different species of butterflies can be spotted in South Texas, usually unnoticed amongst… Continue Reading Butterfly Walk
Opening of the Crepe Town Restaurant @ the BMFA 9:00 AM
Opening of the Crepe Town Restaurant @ the BMFA @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 15 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Opening of the Crepe Town Restaurant @ the BMFA @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Opening of the Crepe Town Restaurant inside the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art. Come and taste the most delicious and healthy food. Invite your family and friends. Catering events also available, reserve now!
The History of the Violin 6:00 PM
The History of the Violin @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 17 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
The History of the Violin @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
The History of the Violin. Community Concert performance by Aldo Peralta, violinist.
Bring Your Own Basket / Easter Egg Hunt 6:00 PM
Bring Your Own Basket / Easter Egg Hunt @ Brownsville Sports Park
Apr 18 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Bring Your Own Basket / Easter Egg Hunt @ Brownsville Sports Park
Hop don’t walk to the Sports Park! Join us for an Eggcellent Easter Egg Hunt! Bring your family! Bring your own basket!  Softball fields will be marked for each age division. The age groups for… Continue Reading Bring Your Own Basket / Easter Egg Hunt
Easter Bazaar 9:00 AM
Easter Bazaar @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 19 @ 9:00 AM – Apr 21 @ 5:00 PM
Easter Bazaar @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Everyone is invited to “hop” on over to the Zoo’s annual Bunny Corral and Easter Bazaar. Our Bunny Corral, a visitor favorite, will be open across from Small World. The bunnies will be available to… Continue Reading Easter Bazaar
Friday Fish Fry 6:00 PM
Friday Fish Fry @ River Church
Apr 19 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Friday Fish Fry @ River Church
Friday Fish Fry Begin your Easter festivities on us and join us for dinner outdoors! This is a free event and open to the public. Being your family and friends. Están invitados a una rica… Continue Reading Friday Fish Fry
UTRGV School of Fine Arts: Collective Wisdom 6:00 PM
UTRGV School of Fine Arts: Collective Wisdom @ Carlotta K Petrina Cultural Center
Apr 19 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
UTRGV  School of Fine Arts: Collective Wisdom @ Carlotta K Petrina Cultural Center
Work by UTRGV Sculpture Students opens.
Bunny Corral 10:00 AM
Bunny Corral @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 20 @ 10:00 AM – Apr 21 @ 3:00 PM
Bunny Corral @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Everyone is invited to “hop” on over to the Zoo’s annual Bunny Corral and Easter Bazaar. Our Bunny Corral, a visitor favorite, will be open across from Small World. The bunnies will be available to… Continue Reading Bunny Corral
Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes 7:45 AM
Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes @ Phillips Blanco Tract
Apr 20 @ 7:45 AM – 11:40 AM
Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes @ Phillips Blanco Tract
FREE Birding and Nature Hikes! Be part of the Nature and Wildlife Explorers. Come on out and enjoy a beautiful hike on USFW property that is normally closed to the public. Specific Details: Dress accordingly… Continue Reading Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 20 @ 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Saturdays the months of April to June* Join us on a guided walk to learn about our native habitat and find out who of our “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” can be spotted. This walk… Continue Reading Bird and Nature Hike
Art in the Park 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 20 @ 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Saturdays during the months of April to June 2019 Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Bring: Water, good walking/hiking shoes, appropriate weather… Continue Reading Art in the Park
Saturday Art Classes 10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 20 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Come and have fun doing art projects “Egg shell collage”. We will have 2 classes, from 10-12pm and 1-3pm
Easter Celebration 11:00 AM
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 11:00 AM
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… Continue Reading Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday Safari: “Measuring Up” 1:00 PM
Saturday Safari: “Measuring Up” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 20 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday Safari: "Measuring Up" @ Gladys Porter Zoo
How do you find out how much a bird weighs? How do you measure how long a snake has grown? Come help zookeepers record the weights and lengths of some of the Zoo’s animals. A… Continue Reading Saturday Safari: “Measuring Up”
4th Annual Crafts for a Cause Fundraiser 7:00 PM
4th Annual Crafts for a Cause Fundraiser @ Laureles Ranch House Museum
Apr 20 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
4th Annual Crafts for a Cause Fundraiser @ Laureles Ranch House Museum
Join the Brownsville Craft Beer Enthusiasts at the Laureles Ranch House Museum. Guests will sample Texas craft beers while listening to music and enjoying local food samples. B.C.B.E. will also be holding a silent auction… Continue Reading 4th Annual Crafts for a Cause Fundraiser
Junior Ranger Explorers
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 21 all-day
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Sunday during the months of April to June* Become a Junior Ranger Explorer by learning about nature through different activities, and borrow one of our Explorer Packs. Interested youth complete a series of activities,… Continue Reading Junior Ranger Explorers
Animal Play Day 11:00 AM
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 21 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Animal Play Days are scheduled events where Zoo animals are given an enrichment item that has a specific theme. The theme for this Animal Play Day will be Easter! Keepers will hide Easter eggs for… Continue Reading Animal Play Day
Fashioned for a Cause Annual Fashion Show “A Day at the Beach” 12:00 PM
Fashioned for a Cause Annual Fashion Show “A Day at the Beach” @ Brownsville Event Center
Apr 24 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Fashioned for a Cause Annual Fashion Show “A Day at the Beach” @ Brownsville Event Center
Join us for a relaxing lunch and beachwear fashion show as we honor our legal professionals for their service to creating a safer community. Friendship of Women is hosting their annual fashion show to support… Continue Reading Fashioned for a Cause Annual Fashion Show “A Day at the Beach”
For the Love of Brownsville Workshop 6:00 PM
For the Love of Brownsville Workshop @ Brownsville Event Center
Apr 24 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
For the Love of Brownsville Workshop @ Brownsville Event Center
Would you like to learn more about the planning and development process in Brownsville? The Brownsville Planning & Development Services Department will host  For The Love of Brownsville: Workshop This is a great opportunity for… Continue Reading For the Love of Brownsville Workshop
April Historical Happy Hour: Spring is in the air! 5:00 PM
April Historical Happy Hour: Spring is in the air! @ Stillman House Museum & Gardens
Apr 26 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
April Historical Happy Hour: Spring is in the air! @ Stillman House Museum & Gardens
Spring is the best time of the year! Flowers pop up and fill our gardens with yellow, blue, white, pink & lilac. Come celebrate the season with us. Follow us on Facebook to receive more… Continue Reading April Historical Happy Hour: Spring is in the air!
Grease 8:00 PM
Grease @ Camille Playhouse
Apr 26 @ 8:00 PM
Grease @ Camille Playhouse
Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s in this… Continue Reading Grease
Night Hike 8:00 PM
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 26 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every last Friday of the months of April to June 2019* Join a ranger on a nighttime hike to witness the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park! *Limited space – reservations required*… Continue Reading Night Hike
Intermediate Digital Photography
Intermediate Digital Photography @ UTRGV Brownsville
Apr 27 all-day
Intermediate Digital Photography @ UTRGV Brownsville
*Date: April 27, 2019 Time: Saturday, 8:30AM – 12:30PM* Take photography to the next level in this fast-paced digital photography workshop designed for those who want to move past the basics, and build on their… Continue Reading Intermediate Digital Photography
Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes 7:45 AM
Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes @ Phillips Blanco Tract
Apr 27 @ 7:45 AM – 11:45 AM
Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes @ Phillips Blanco Tract
FREE Birding and Nature Hikes! Be part of the Nature and Wildlife Explorers. Come on out and enjoy a beautiful hike on USFW property that is normally closed to the public. Specific Details: Dress accordingly… Continue Reading Nature & Wildlife Explorers Birding and Nature Hikes
Earth Fest 8:00 AM
Earth Fest @ Linear Park
Apr 27 @ 8:00 AM – 1:00 AM
Earth Fest @ Linear Park
Every year the City of Brownsville organizes Earth Fest. This event is designed to create awareness in the community of the ecological benefits of “green” living Earth Fest  provides  fun for all ages including mobile… Continue Reading Earth Fest
Road to Recycling Tire Collection 8:00 AM
Road to Recycling Tire Collection @ G.B.I.C Cir
Apr 27 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Road to Recycling Tire Collection @ G.B.I.C  Cir
Tire Collection Day encourages residents to eliminate standing water around their homes and help reduce the number of mosquitoes that can spread dengue, chikungunya and Zika viruses.  “Tire Collection Day is one way for us… Continue Reading Road to Recycling Tire Collection
YouthBuild 5k Run & One-Miler 8:00 AM
YouthBuild 5k Run & One-Miler @ Linear Park
Apr 27 @ 8:00 AM
YouthBuild 5k Run & One-Miler @ Linear Park
Participate in the YouthBuild 5k Run & 1-Miler and help us to continue making a positive impact in the lives of Brownsville’s Youth. ALL proceeds go directly to the Community Development Corporation of Brownsville’s YouthBuild program.
Bird and Nature Hike 8:30 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 27 @ 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Saturdays the months of April to June* Join us on a guided walk to learn about our native habitat and find out who of our “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” can be spotted. This walk… Continue Reading Bird and Nature Hike
Intermediate Excel 8:30 AM
Intermediate Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
Apr 27 @ 8:30 AM
Intermediate Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
In today’s market, more than 80 percent of jobs require digital skills and programs like Excel are becoming a vital tool for many careers. Learning how to use Excel can increase your productivity at your… Continue Reading Intermediate Excel
Art in the Park 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 27 @ 10:00 AM
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Saturdays during the months of April to June 2019 Dress for a mess. We are going to make art in the park with paint, glitter and glue. Bring: Water, good walking/hiking shoes, appropriate weather… Continue Reading Art in the Park
Saturday Art Classes 10:00 AM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 27 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Art Classes @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Come and have fun doing art projects “Andy Warhol painting”. We will have 2 classes, from 10-12pm and 1-3pm
Skins and Skulls 10:00 AM
Skins and Skulls @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 27 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Skins and Skulls @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Last Saturday of the months of April to June 2019* If you want to touch a skull or feel an animal skin, come out to the park and join us for this fun program! Bring:… Continue Reading Skins and Skulls
Soñamos Juntos 11:00 AM
Soñamos Juntos @ Washington Park
Apr 27 @ 11:00 AM
Soñamos Juntos @ Washington Park
Las Imaginistas invite you to join us for “Soñamos Juntos: March into the Future,” a celebration of our Hacemos la Ciudad project, a yearlong effort led by Las Imaginistas to imagine, dream, rehearse, and build… Continue Reading Soñamos Juntos
Children’s Day of Play 1:00 PM
Children’s Day of Play @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 27 @ 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Children's Day of Play @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Bring your children to learn and play at the Zoo! Texas Southmost College (TSC) students enrolled in the Teacher Education program will host a “Children’s Play Day” at the Gladys Porter Zoo in honor of… Continue Reading Children’s Day of Play
TSC’s Children’s Play Day at the GPZ 1:00 PM
TSC’s Children’s Play Day at the GPZ @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 27 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
TSC's Children's Play Day at the GPZ @ Gladys Porter Zoo
It’s TSC Children’s Play Day at Gladys Porter Zoo! Students enrolled in the Teacher Education Program at Texas Southmost College will organize and host 30 diverse play stations with traditional games from around the world.… Continue Reading TSC’s Children’s Play Day at the GPZ
STX Taco Fest 4:00 PM
STX Taco Fest @ Brownsville Sports Park
Apr 27 @ 4:00 PM – 11:00 PM
STX Taco Fest @ Brownsville Sports Park
The STX Taco Festival offers the greatest collection of Taco Chefs in the region, alongside live music, games, beer & wine tastings, and so much more. Presented by the Brownsville Sports Park, STX Taco Fest… Continue Reading STX Taco Fest
Loteria in Memorial Park in the City of Los Fresnos 5:00 PM
Loteria in Memorial Park in the City of Los Fresnos @ Under the Stars Artisan Market
Apr 27 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Loteria in Memorial Park in the City of Los Fresnos @ Under the Stars Artisan Market
A Fun Family Night in The City of Los Fresnos Memorial Park! Play Loteria 4 cards for $3 win Prizes ! And look around at vendor booths with great merchandise!
Wild Game Dinner 7:00 PM
Wild Game Dinner @ IBC El Ranchito
Apr 27 @ 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Wild Game Dinner @ IBC El Ranchito
Go Hog Wild at Moody Clinic’s second Wild Game Dinner benefiting children with special needs in the Brownsville community. The evening will bring you an array of sizzling wild game cuisine prepared by talented local… Continue Reading Wild Game Dinner
Greese 8:00 PM
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
Apr 27 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s in this… Continue Reading Greese
Junior Ranger Explorers
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Apr 28 all-day
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
*Every Sunday during the months of April to June* Become a Junior Ranger Explorer by learning about nature through different activities, and borrow one of our Explorer Packs. Interested youth complete a series of activities,… Continue Reading Junior Ranger Explorers
Greese 2:30 PM
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
Apr 28 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s in this… Continue Reading Greese