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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School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 28 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 @ UTRGV Edinburg Campus
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit @ UTRGV Edinburg Campus
Feb 28 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
48th Students International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
48th Students International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 28 all-day
48th Students International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Close to 150 art pieces participating in our 48th Students International Art Show. From Pre-K Kinder thru High School Students.
Advanced Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
Advanced Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
Feb 28 all-day
Advanced Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
* Course dates: Note: Limited seating for the community This is an advanced Spanish course that builds upon existing oral proficiencies of heritage speakers of Spanish. Enhances abilities in the home-based language by developing a… Continue Reading Advanced Spanish Language
Beginning Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
Beginning Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
Feb 28 all-day
Beginning Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
*Course dates: February 28 – April 18, 2019, (8 weeks) Time: Thursdays, 5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. Note: Limited space for the community This is a beginning Spanish course designated for non-Spanish speakers. This course… Continue Reading Beginning Spanish Language
BMFA Permanent Collection Exhibition @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
BMFA Permanent Collection Exhibition @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 28 all-day
BMFA Permanent Collection Exhibition @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Come and enjoy part of the BMFA’s Permanent Collection. Salvador Dalí, Mark Chagall, Gerardo De León “Franchute”, Marcela Argüelles among others.
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2019 @ ITECC
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2019 @ ITECC
Feb 28 all-day
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2019 @ ITECC | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides with a World’s Fair Midway featuring over 40 rides and attractions. Something for everyone, amazing rides, games, food, and fun! For the thrill seekers, there is the Zipper, Orbiter,… Continue Reading Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2019
Intermediate Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
Intermediate Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
Feb 28 all-day
Intermediate Spanish Language @ UTRGV Brownsville
*Course dates:February 28 – April 18, 2019 Time: Thursdays, 5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. Note: Limited space for the community This is an intermediate Spanish course designed for non-Spanish speakers. This course is a review… Continue Reading Intermediate Spanish Language
Panama Canal Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours
Panama Canal Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours
Feb 28 all-day
Panama Canal Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours | Harlingen | Texas | United States
Cruise the Panama Canal for 10 days on the Carnival Valor Ship.
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12:00 AM Costumes of America Exhibit: Honoring the Past and Coloring the Future @ Costumes of America Museum
Costumes of America Exhibit: Honoring the Past and Coloring the Future @ Costumes of America Museum
Feb 28 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 1 @ 12:00 AM
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.
12:00 AM Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Feb 28 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 1 @ 12:00 AM
Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Many themes in U.S. history pertain to the Fort Brown. These includes: the Mexican American War, The US Civil War, World War 1, yellow fever research, women in the military and Tejanos in the military.… Continue Reading Fort Brown Exhibit
12:00 AM Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Feb 28 @ 12:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
As my eye peers through the viewfinder of my camera, I’m mindful of my vision before I weigh down on my shutter release. To capture a series of photographs that shows the viewer a glimpse… Continue Reading Sanctus Martyrs of Faith
12:00 AM Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
Feb 28 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 1 @ 12:00 AM
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
The Brownsville Raid was an historic event of racial injustice against the 167 Buffalo Soldiers of the 25th Infantry, on August 13, 1906. The 167 Buffalo Soldiers of the 25th Infantry stationed at the Fort… Continue Reading Brownsville Raid Exhibit
12:00 AM Celebrate Charro Days! @ Holiday Inn Brownsville
Celebrate Charro Days! @ Holiday Inn Brownsville
Feb 28 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 1 @ 12:00 AM
Celebrate Charro Days! @ Holiday Inn Brownsville
Check out our daily specials for the week and celebrate Charro Days with us!
12:00 AM Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
Feb 28 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 1 @ 12:00 AM
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Art Contest Hours of Operation Tuesdays- Thursdays: 10am- 4pm Sundays-Mondays: Closed
10:00 AM Hand Across The Border 2019 @ Gateway International Bridge
Hand Across The Border 2019 @ Gateway International Bridge
Feb 28 @ 10:00 AM
Hand Across The Border 2019 @ Gateway International Bridge
The Hands Across the Border Ceremony is celebrated every year in the middle of Gateway International International Bridge. Dozens of people attended the ceremony, including the mayor of Matamoros, and the mayor of  Brownsville. Charro… Continue Reading Hand Across The Border 2019
11:00 AM TSC Amigofest @ TSC Performing Arts Center
TSC Amigofest @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Feb 28 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
TSC Amigofest @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Join us in celebrating the Charro Days tradition at Texas Southmost College with the presentation of Mr. Amigo 2018, Arturo Elías Ayub, at the TSC Amigofest. Bring the whole family to enjoy mariachi, ballet folklórico,… Continue Reading TSC Amigofest
12:00 PM Para Niños Tent (by the fountain) @ Washington Park
Para Niños Tent (by the fountain) @ Washington Park
Feb 28 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Para Niños Tent (by the fountain) @ Washington Park
ALL THURSDAY ACTIVITIES: 12pm – 5pm Home Depot Craft Workshop (all times subject to change) On-going activities Chalupa Musical Chairs Pin the mustache on the Charro 2 Man board game Bean Bag Toss Toss-Across Tic… Continue Reading Para Niños Tent (by the fountain)
2:30 PM BISD Children’s Charro Days Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street
BISD Children’s Charro Days Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street
Feb 28 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
BISD Children's Charro Days Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Featuring folkloric dances, music from Mexico, colorful costumes, floats, bands and much much more. All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.
5:00 PM Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Concert @ Washington Park
Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Concert @ Washington Park
Feb 28 @ 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Concert @ Washington Park
MAIN STAGE PERFORMANCE: Kumbia Kings:    8:30 PM – 10:00 PM Los Huracanes del Norte:   10:30 PM – 12:00 AM   BIG TENT PERFORMANCE: Dj Edward:    5:00pm – 12:00am 10 Foot Overhead:     … Continue Reading Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Concert
6:00 PM Noche Mexicana 2019 @ Jacob Brown Auditorium
Noche Mexicana 2019 @ Jacob Brown Auditorium
Feb 28 @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Noche Mexicana 2019 @ Jacob Brown Auditorium  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Food, Folkloric Dancers, and Mariachi 7 Leguas! Featuring: Noe Pro and The Band Admission: $30.00 Tickets required at door. Tickets can be purchased at Charro Days Headquarters Charro Days Headquarters Office Hours: 9:00 am – 5:00… Continue Reading Noche Mexicana 2019