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
Apr 6 all-day
School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Park admission is waived for educational institutions. Please contact the Visitor Center for more information or to book your field trip.
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
Apr 6 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 @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
47th International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 6 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
Pharmacy Technician Program @ UTRGV Brownsville Campus
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 Brownsville-Biomedical Research and Health Building Parking Lot
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
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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
Apr 6 @ 12:00 AM – Apr 7 @ 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 Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 6 @ 12:00 AM – Apr 7 @ 12:00 AM
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
8:30 AM Bird and Nature Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
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
9:00 AM Basic Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
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
9:00 AM Chalk Art Festival @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
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
9:00 AM Expo Lucha 2019 @ Carlota Petrina Museum
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
10:00 AM Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
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
10:00 AM BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness @ Historic Brownsville Museum
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – Apr 7 @ 12:00 AM
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
10:00 AM Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
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
10:00 AM Party for the Planet @ Gladys Porter Zoo
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
12:00 PM BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness – Opening Reception @ Historic Brownsville Museum
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.
1:00 PM Metanoia Wellness Center’s 4th Open House @ Metanoia Wellness Center
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
1:00 PM Saturday Safari: ” Bee Friends” @ Gladys Porter Zoo
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”