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
May 4 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
May 4 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
Carol Plumb/Early Works @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Carol Plumb/Early Works @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
May 4 all-day
Carol Plumb/Early Works @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Carol Plumb, Local artist, she paints in oil on linen, canvas, often working in large scale to enhance the grandness of our landscape. She graduated from The Minneapolis College of Art Design with a BFA.… Continue Reading Carol Plumb/Early Works
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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
May 4 @ 12:00 AM – May 5 @ 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
May 4 @ 12:00 AM – May 5 @ 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
May 4 @ 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
10:00 AM Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Art in the Park @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 4 @ 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 Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
May 4 @ 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
3:00 PM Brownsville Vintage Day @ Historic Market Square
Brownsville Vintage Day @ Historic Market Square
May 4 @ 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Brownsville Vintage Day @ Historic Market Square
A National Historic Preservation Month Celebration. Brownsville Vintage Day Event is an admission-free family event set in a two-block area around the Brownsville Market Square. The event will have a Classic Car Show, Vintage Fashion… Continue Reading Brownsville Vintage Day
5:00 PM Welcome Home! Restored 1926 Ladder Truck Fire Engine Returns to Brownsville @ Market Square
Welcome Home! Restored 1926 Ladder Truck Fire Engine Returns to Brownsville @ Market Square
May 4 @ 5:00 PM
Welcome Home! Restored 1926 Ladder Truck Fire Engine Returns to Brownsville @ Market Square
The Brownsville Fire Department cordially invites you to the official unveiling at the Vintage Day Event, the 1926 Fire Engine is one of two that will be featured at the event.
6:00 PM Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival 2019 @ Linear Park
Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival 2019 @ Linear Park
May 4 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival 2019 @ Linear Park
At a park, not so far away…Celebrate Star Wars with us! This is a special night for rebels, jedis, wookies, siths, droids, first order troopers, clones, ewoks, jawas, etc. Wear you fave costume, play games,… Continue Reading Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival 2019
7:00 PM 3rd Annual Mariachi Festival @ Jacob Brown Auditorium at Texas Southmost College
3rd Annual Mariachi Festival @ Jacob Brown Auditorium at Texas Southmost College
May 4 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
3rd Annual Mariachi Festival @ Jacob Brown Auditorium at Texas Southmost College
The Nuestra Cultura Mariachi Association and Incarnate Word Academy with Texas Southmost College proudly present the 3rd Annual Mariachi Festival. Event is to be held on May 4, 2019 at the Jacob Brown Auditorium. Grand… Continue Reading 3rd Annual Mariachi Festival
8:00 PM Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
May 4 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Grease @ 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 Grease