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
Mar 2 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
Mar 2 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
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2019 @ ITECC
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2019 @ ITECC
Mar 2 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
Panama Canal Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours
Panama Canal Cruise @ Go...With Jo! Tours
Mar 2 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
Mar 2 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 3 @ 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
Mar 2 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 3 @ 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 Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
Mar 2 @ 12:00 AM – Mar 3 @ 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 Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
Mar 2 @ 12:00 AM – 4:00 PM
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
12:00 AM Adult & Cook – Off Events @ Washington Park
Adult & Cook – Off Events @ Washington Park
Mar 2 @ 12:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Adult & Cook - Off Events @ Washington Park
ADULT & COOK-OFF EVENTS (all times subject to change) Friday, March 1, 2019 – Under the BIG TENT 4:00pm – 5:30pm Chili Cook-off setup & decorating 6:00pm – Chili Cook-off Begins (Grito) 8:30 – 8:45pm… Continue Reading Adult & Cook – Off Events
7:00 AM Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Adult Events @ Washington Park
Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Adult Events @ Washington Park
Mar 2 @ 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Adult Events @ Washington Park
MAIN STAGE ADULT EVENTS: 7:00am – Charro Days Classic 5K Run & 1 Mile Run/Walk 9:00am – High School Tug-O- War 10:00am – Adult Light Weight Tug-O- War 11:00am – Adult Heavy Weight Tug-O- War… Continue Reading Sombrero Festival 2019: Main Stage Adult Events
10:00 AM Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Mar 2 @ 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
11:00 AM 2019 Winter Walking Tour: Old City Cemetery @ Historic Brownsville Museum
2019 Winter Walking Tour: Old City Cemetery @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Mar 2 @ 11:00 AM
2019 Winter Walking Tour: Old City Cemetery @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Staff person, Gene Fernandez, will lead you through this National Historic Landmark. The history of the city will reveal itself through the stories of the people who built it and the legacy they left behind.… Continue Reading 2019 Winter Walking Tour: Old City Cemetery
12:00 PM Para Ninos Tent (by the fountain) @ Washington Park
Para Ninos Tent (by the fountain) @ Washington Park
Mar 2 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Para Ninos Tent (by the fountain) @ Washington Park
Saturday, March 2, 2019-Registration starts at 12:00 Noon Para Niños Tent (by the fountain) ALL SATURDAY ACTIVITIES 10:30am – 5pm Home Depot Craft Workshop On-going activities Chalupa Musical Chairs Pin the mustache on the Charro… Continue Reading Para Ninos Tent (by the fountain)
12:30 PM Color Guard Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street
Color Guard Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street
Mar 2 @ 12:30 PM
Color Guard Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.
1:00 PM Grand International Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street
Grand International Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street
Mar 2 @ 1:00 PM
Grand International Parade 2019 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
Grand International Parade which begins in the city of Brownsville and ends in Matamoros. 1:00 p.m. Brownsville (All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.) 3:00 p.m. Matamoros