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!

Dec 1 2018 @ 10:00 AM – May 12 2019 @ 5:00 PM
Costumes of America Exhibit: Honoring the Past and Coloring the Future @ Costumes of America Museum
10:00 AM
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.
School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 1 – Jun 30 all-day
School Group Season @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
12:00 AM
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
Feb 4 – Jun 19 all-day
War and Peace on the Rio Grande 1846-1876 A Traveling Exhibit @ UTRGV Edinburg Campus
12:00 AM
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
Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Mar 9 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 7 @ 5:00 PM
Dawn of the Dinosaurs @ Gladys Porter Zoo
9:00 AM
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
47th International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Mar 27 – Apr 27 all-day
47th International Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
12:00 AM
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
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – Apr 27 @ 4:00 PM
BISD Student Exhibit: Autism Awareness @ Historic Brownsville Museum
10:00 AM
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
For the Love of Brownsville Workshop @ Brownsville Event Center
Apr 24 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
For the Love of Brownsville Workshop @ Brownsville Event Center
6:00 PM
Would you like to learn more about the planning and development process in Brownsville? The Brownsville Planning & Development Services Department will host  For The Love of Brownsville: Workshop This is a great opportunity for… Continue Reading For the Love of Brownsville Workshop
Apr 27 all-day
Intermediate Digital Photography @ UTRGV Brownsville
12:00 AM
*Date: April 27, 2019 Time: Saturday, 8:30AM – 12:30PM* Take photography to the next level in this fast-paced digital photography workshop designed for those who want to move past the basics, and build on their… Continue Reading Intermediate Digital Photography
Intermediate Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
Apr 27 @ 8:30 AM
Intermediate Excel @ UTRGV Brownsville
8:30 AM
In today’s market, more than 80 percent of jobs require digital skills and programs like Excel are becoming a vital tool for many careers. Learning how to use Excel can increase your productivity at your… Continue Reading Intermediate Excel
Children’s Day of Play @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Apr 27 @ 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Children's Day of Play @ Gladys Porter Zoo
1:00 PM
Bring your children to learn and play at the Zoo! Texas Southmost College (TSC) students enrolled in the Teacher Education program will host a “Children’s Play Day” at the Gladys Porter Zoo in honor of… Continue Reading Children’s Day of Play
Apr 27 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
TSC's Children's Play Day at the GPZ @ Gladys Porter Zoo
1:00 PM
It’s TSC Children’s Play Day at Gladys Porter Zoo! Students enrolled in the Teacher Education Program at Texas Southmost College will organize and host 30 diverse play stations with traditional games from around the world.… Continue Reading TSC’s Children’s Play Day at the GPZ
Apr 27 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Loteria in Memorial Park in the City of Los Fresnos @ Under the Stars Artisan Market
5:00 PM
A Fun Family Night in The City of Los Fresnos Memorial Park! Play Loteria 4 cards for $3 win Prizes ! And look around at vendor booths with great merchandise!
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
Apr 27 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
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 Greese
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
Apr 28 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Greese @ The Camille Playhouse
2:30 PM
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 Greese
First Friday @ Brownsville Historic Downtown
May 3 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
First Friday @ Brownsville Historic Downtown
6:00 PM
First Friday is an immersive music, art, food, and wellness event. Downtown Brownsville springs to life every first Friday of the month with musicians, artists, vendors, poets, yoga, and much more. Approximately fifteen restaurants, bars,… Continue Reading First Friday
CycloBia Brownsville @ Downtown Brownsville
May 3 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
CycloBia Brownsville @ Downtown Brownsville
6:30 PM
Transforming Brownsville streets into a Car – Free environment that will enable people to exercise, move and play safely on the streets.
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
May 3 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
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
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
10:00 AM
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
Brownsville Vintage Day @ Historic Market Square
May 4 @ 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Brownsville Vintage Day @ Historic Market Square
3:00 PM
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
May 4 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Rebel Fest: A Star Wars Festival 2019 @ Linear Park
6:00 PM
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
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
May 4 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
8:00 PM
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
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
May 5 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Grease @ The Camille Playhouse
2:30 PM
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
Carol Plumb/Early Works @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
May 8 @ 10:00 AM – Jun 29 @ 4:00 PM
Carol Plumb/Early Works @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
10:00 AM
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
Carol Plumb/Early Works (Opening Reception) @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
May 8 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Carol Plumb/Early Works (Opening Reception) @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
6:00 PM
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 (Opening Reception)
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
May 11 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 27 @ 4:00 PM
An Art Exhibit: Impressions from Brownsville @ Heritage Museum, Vezzeti Room
10:00 AM
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.
Created to Create – Annual Members Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
May 15 – Jun 29 all-day
Created to Create - Annual Members Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
12:00 AM
Annual Members Art Show
Created to Create, Annual Members Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
May 15 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Created to Create, Annual Members Art Show @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
6:00 PM
Opening Reception of our Annual Members Art Show!
May 18 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
6:00 PM
The Artisan Market will feature: Glass Garden Art, Mexican Curios, Wood Furniture, Plants, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles, Mexican and Peruvian Clothing, Metal Yard Art, Crochet, Bows, Wind chimes, and MUCH MUCH MORE! We will also be… Continue Reading Lunada Artisan Market
Flat Stanley’s Adventure Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jun 3 @ 9:00 AM – Jun 7 @ 3:00 PM
Flat Stanley's Adventure Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
Let the Adventure begin! Flat Stanley arrives in the mail prior to camp so he can join your child in the fun, EVERYDAY with adventures like kayaking, learning magic tricks, exploring space and more!!! This… Continue Reading Flat Stanley’s Adventure Camp
Detective Pikachu & You Mystery Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jun 10 @ 9:00 AM – Jun 14 @ 3:00 PM
Detective Pikachu & You Mystery Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
I SPY with my little eye a tiny yellow super sleuth Detective named Pikachu and he needs YOU to help him solve the mysteries of the week! Investigate, Explore and Discover! June 10-14 9:00-3:00 Ages… Continue Reading Detective Pikachu & You Mystery Camp
Special Event Services Fair @ Brownsville Event Center
Jun 12 @ 1:00 PM – Jun 13 @ 7:00 PM
Special Event Services Fair @ Brownsville Event Center
1:00 PM
The Perfect location to find everything for your special event.
Jun 15 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
6:00 PM
The Artisan Market will feature: Glass Garden Art, Mexican Curios, Wood Furniture, Plants, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles, Mexican and Peruvian Clothing, Metal Yard Art, Crochet, Bows, Wind chimes, and MUCH MUCH MORE! We will also be… Continue Reading Lunada Artisan Market
Princess Power Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jun 17 @ 9:00 AM – Jun 21 @ 3:00 PM
Princess Power Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
DREAM BIG, Princesses! Wonder, explore, imagine, defend and honor your inner superhero princess! Be SUPER, No matter how big or small! June 17-21 9:00-3:00 pm Ages 5-7 Price: Year Pass Holder $140 | Non-Pass Holder… Continue Reading Princess Power Camp
8th Annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun @ Brownsville Event Center
Jun 20 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
8th Annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun @ Brownsville Event Center
6:00 PM
CALLING ON ALL WOMEN 21 AND OVER !!!! Join us for some pampering, sipping, shopping, and supporting Communities In Schools of Cameron County. CIS is the nation’s leading dropout prevention program that positions a coordinator… Continue Reading 8th Annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Beansprout STEAM Science Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jun 24 @ 9:00 AM – Jun 28 @ 12:00 PM
Beansprout STEAM Science Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
Color, mix, observe, build and create! Your little scientist will experience hands-on fun with safe, age-appropriate experiments in Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Art, and Math. June 24-28 9:00-12:00 Ages 3-4 Price: Year Pass Holder $100 |… Continue Reading Beansprout STEAM Science Camp
LEGO’s Everything is Awesome Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jun 24 @ 1:00 PM – Jun 28 @ 4:00 PM
LEGO's Everything is Awesome Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
1:00 PM
Anything and everything you can do with LEGOs! Create a maze, play charades, build a zip line and rescue frozen Lego heroes! With over 70,000 Lego bricks available at this camp, the possibilities are endless!… Continue Reading LEGO’s Everything is Awesome Camp
Beach Party Wet & Wild Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 1 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 5 @ 3:00 PM
Beach Party Wet & Wild Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
It’s summer! Grab your shovels and flip-flops and get ready for fun! Sand castles, beach balls, squirt guns and water games will keep you coming back for more everyday! July 1-5 (Camp session will not… Continue Reading Beach Party Wet & Wild Camp
Jul 4 @ 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
July 4th Salute To Freedom Celebration @ Brownsville Sports Park
6:00 PM
More than 5,000 spectators from all over the lower Rio Grande Valley are expected to attend our 20th Annual 4th of July Salute to Freedom event this year! The celebration features live music, food vendors,… Continue Reading July 4th Salute To Freedom Celebration
Jedi Masters of the Universe Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 8 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 12 @ 3:00 PM
Jedi Masters of the Universe Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
“Try not. DO or do not. There is no try.” This is just one of the many ways of the Force your young one will learn as they master the skills of the Jedi through… Continue Reading Jedi Masters of the Universe Camp
Stellar STEAM Space Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 15 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 19 @ 3:00 PM
Stellar STEAM Space Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
Want to go to Infinity and BEYOND? Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s historic lunar landing! Constellations, space shuttle repair and moon sand are just a few of the extraordinary activities your… Continue Reading Stellar STEAM Space Camp
Jul 20 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
6:00 PM
The Artisan Market will feature: Glass Garden Art, Mexican Curios, Wood Furniture, Plants, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles, Mexican and Peruvian Clothing, Metal Yard Art, Crochet, Bows, Wind chimes, and MUCH MUCH MORE! We will also be… Continue Reading Lunada Artisan Market
Awesomely Messy Art Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 22 @ 9:00 AM – Jul 26 @ 3:00 PM
Awesomely Messy Art Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
Balloon darts, squirt guns, shaving cream, bubbles and ice chalk, just to name a few of the super fun and super messy ways you can express paint in this AWESOMELY MESSY ART CAMP! July 22-26… Continue Reading Awesomely Messy Art Camp
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Jul 29 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 2 @ 3:00 PM
Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
9:00 AM
Summer Olympics CMB STEAM Style! Can you build a beach ball tower? What about your own foosball game? How about a bucket tower? You will learn how to do all of these and more in… Continue Reading Spectacular STEAM Challenge Camp
CycloBia Brownsville @ Downtown Brownsville
Aug 16 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
CycloBia Brownsville @ Downtown Brownsville
6:30 PM
Transforming Brownsville streets into a Car- Free environment that will enable people to exercise, move and play safely on the streets.
Aug 17 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
6:00 PM
The Artisan Market will feature: Glass Garden Art, Mexican Curios, Wood Furniture, Plants, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles, Mexican and Peruvian Clothing, Metal Yard Art, Crochet, Bows, Wind chimes, and MUCH MUCH MORE! We will also be… Continue Reading Lunada Artisan Market
Sep 21 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Lunada Artisan Market @ Linear Park
6:00 PM
The Artisan Market will feature: Glass Garden Art, Mexican Curios, Wood Furniture, Plants, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles, Mexican and Peruvian Clothing, Metal Yard Art, Crochet, Bows, Wind chimes, and MUCH MUCH MORE! We will also be… Continue Reading Lunada Artisan Market
Oct 12 all-day
Zombie Charge 5K Obstalce Run Festival @ Claytons Beach Bar | South Padre Island | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Zombie Charge is a 5K open level, family friendly obstacle race hosted on the beach. It’s the only race that has obstacles and zombies in the midwest happening on South Padre Island. Bring friends, family… Continue Reading Zombie Charge 5K Obstalce Run Festival