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
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 for more information or to book your field trip.
Learn to Swim @ Tony Gonzalez Pool
Learn to Swim @ Tony Gonzalez Pool
Jun 30 all-day
Learn to Swim @ Tony Gonzalez Pool
The Learn to Swim Program is taught at both Sams Pool and Tony Gonzalez Pool. There are 5 sessions during the summer season. Register online! or in person at both pool locations.
Learn to Swim @ Sams Memorial Pool
Learn to Swim @ Sams Memorial Pool
Jun 30 all-day
Learn to Swim @ Sams Memorial Pool
The Learn to Swim Program is taught at both Sams Pool and Tony Gonzalez Pool. There are 5 sessions during the summer season. Register online! or in person at both pool locations.
DEBBIE POWERS MEMORIAL TENNIS TOURNAMENT–2019 @ Brownsville Tennis Center
DEBBIE POWERS MEMORIAL TENNIS TOURNAMENT–2019 @ Brownsville Tennis Center
Jun 30 all-day
DEBBIE POWERS MEMORIAL TENNIS TOURNAMENT--2019 @ Brownsville Tennis Center
Open tournament held annually
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Junior Ranger Explorers @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jun 30 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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12:00 AM Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 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
12:00 AM Retired…Now What? @ Downtown Rec Center
Retired…Now What? @ Downtown Rec Center
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Retired...Now What? @ Downtown Rec Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
A year-round program for Seniors 50+ Monday -Friday 8:30am -12:30pm The City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department Retired…Now What program is designed to meet the needs of today’s active 50+ community.  All the actives… Continue Reading Retired…Now What?
12:00 AM Zumba & Toning @ Downtown Rec Center
Zumba & Toning @ Downtown Rec Center
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Zumba & Toning @ Downtown Rec Center
Schedule: Monday- Friday Bored with the treadmill? Those who enjoy a group workout atmosphere should check out our free Zumba and toning class! The program runs all year round except for holidays.
12:00 AM An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
In honor of Preservation Month, Juan Velez, Historic Preservation Officer and BHA Board Member will exhibit a collection of art work featuring historic buildings of Brownsville.
12:00 AM Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez @ Heratige Museum, Vezzetti Room
Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez @ Heratige Museum, Vezzetti Room
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez @ Heratige Museum, Vezzetti Room
Brownsville native, Juan Velez, exhibits his collection of artwork featuring historic buildings.  In honor of Preservation Month, the BHA hopes to inspire and educate visitors of the architectural gems displayed.  All artwork is available for… Continue Reading Impressions from Brownsville an Art Exhibit by Juan Velez
12:00 AM CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: July 1, 2019 The Brownsville Museum of Fine Art invites all artists in the Rio Grande Valley and bordering Mexican Cities to submit artwork in response to the “RESACAS IN BROWNSVILLE” themed exhibition.… Continue Reading CALL for ART: Resacas in Brownsville
12:00 AM New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019 @ Gladys Porter Zoo
New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019 @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019 @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Colobus Monkey Facts! The name “Colobus” is derived from the Greek word for “mutilated,” because unlike other monkeys, colobus monkeys do not have thumbs. Colobus monkeys complex stomachs enable them to digest mature or toxic… Continue Reading New Colobus Monkey Exhibit: Opening Summer 2019
12:00 AM Lit Program @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Lit Program @ Tony Gonzalez Park
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Lit Program @ Tony Gonzalez Park
**Schedule: Monday – Friday for the months of June 3 – August 9** LIT and LIIT 2 summer programs offered by City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department. Both programs are open to teenagers (14-17… Continue Reading Lit Program
12:00 AM Lit Program @ Rec Center
Lit Program @ Rec Center
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Lit Program @ Rec Center
**Schedule: Monday – Friday for the months of June 3 – August 9** LIT and LIIT 2 summer programs offered by City of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department. Both programs are open to teenagers (14-17… Continue Reading Lit Program
12:00 AM Summer Safari @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Summer Safari @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Summer Safari @ Gladys Porter Zoo
What is your child doing this summer? Why not spend the summer learning at the Zoo? Each day includes fun-filled activities for kids starting at age 4. This exciting summer program offers sessions full of… Continue Reading Summer Safari
12:00 AM Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program @ Oliveira Park Gym
Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program @ Oliveira Park Gym
Jun 30 @ 12:00 AM – Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program @ Oliveira Park Gym
Schedule: Every Week (Mon-Fri) of the month of June to August! Weekly Registration: Ages between 6-17 to register Play, Create, Explore Outdoor Recreation Games, Field Trips, and Arts & Crafts Breakfast provided by BISD  … Continue Reading Junior Rangers Outdoor Adventure Program