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!

Naturaleza/Expresiones by Primo Vega @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Nov 15 2018 @ 10:00 AM – Jan 31 2019 @ 3:00 PM
Naturaleza/Expresiones by Primo Vega @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Primo Vega, born in Ario de Rosales, Michoacan, Mexico. “His painting smelled of the countryside. The Peace in his strokes could almost be touched with one’s own fingertips because nothing in his work was grotesque… Continue Reading Naturaleza/Expresiones by Primo Vega
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.
Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Jan 8 @ 10:00 PM – Mar 30 @ 4:00 PM
Fort Brown Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
10:00 PM
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
Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Jan 9 @ 6:00 PM – Feb 28 @ 8:00 PM
Sanctus Martyrs of Faith @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
6:00 PM
As my eye peers through the viewfinder of my camera, I’m mindful of my vision before I weigh down on my shutter release. To capture a series of photographs that shows the viewer a glimpse… Continue Reading Sanctus Martyrs of Faith
Costumes of the Americas Museum: Costume Bazaar @ Costume of the Americas Museum
Jan 21 @ 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Costumes of the Americas Museum: Costume Bazaar @ Costume of the Americas Museum
11:00 AM
Costumes of the Americas Museum in Brownsville, will be hosting a Costume Bazaar. We will be selling authentic costumes / Indigenous dress, this is a great opportunity to start looking for your next Charro Day… Continue Reading Costumes of the Americas Museum: Costume Bazaar
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jan 24 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
10:00 AM
Visit the park and get an introduction to the hobby of birding! All skill levels are welcome. Basic binoculars and field guides are included. Deluxe binoculars are available for rent. Bring: Water and appropriate weather… Continue Reading Intro to Birding
Jan 26 all-day
The Art of Photography Workshop-Controlling your Camera @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
12:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography Workshop-Controlling your Camera
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
Feb 1 @ 10:00 AM – Mar 30 @ 4:00 PM
Brownsville Raid Exhibit @ Heritage Museum, Vezzetti Room
10:00 AM
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
The Art of Photography-Escapes of all types @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 2 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The Art of Photography-Escapes of all types @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
9:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography-Escapes of all types
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 7 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Intro to Birding @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
10:00 AM
Visit the park and get an introduction to the hobby of birding! All skill levels are welcome. Basic binoculars and field guides are included. Deluxe binoculars are available for rent. Bring: Water and appropriate weather… Continue Reading Intro to Birding
Feb 9 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The Art of Photography-Going from ordinary to extraordinary! @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
9:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography-Going from ordinary to extraordinary!
Feb 16 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The Art of Photography-Animals with two legs and four @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
9:00 AM
Join us at the park for a 4 week course Photography Workshop. Hosted by returning guest Gene Lybarger. Workshop Schedule: *Saturday, January 7th-Controlling your camera & problem solving *Saturday, February 2nd-Escapes of all types *Saturday,… Continue Reading The Art of Photography-Animals with two legs and four
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts
Feb 26 @ 10:00 AM – Mar 2 @ 4:00 PM
Charro Days Art Contest Display @ Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Art Contest Hours of Operation Tuesdays- Thursdays: 10am- 4pm Sundays-Mondays: Closed
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
Mar 30 all-day
Introduction to Digital Photography @ UTRGV Brownsville
12:00 AM
*Date: March 30, 2019 Time: Saturday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM* The invention of smart phones and photo filters has turned almost everyone into a photographer. However, good photography requires a strong sense of creativity… Continue Reading Introduction to Digital Photography
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