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!

Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Nov 17 @ 4:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
4:00 PM
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
Memorial Illumination @ Resaca de la Palma National Battlefield
Nov 17 @ 4:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Memorial Illumination @ Resaca de la Palma National Battlefield | Brownsville | Texas | United States
4:00 PM
Experience and participate in the lighting of 8,000 candles to honor U.S. and Mexican veterans of 1846 battles near the Rio Grande. Candle lighting begins at sunset.
Lucinda y Las Flores De La Noche Buena @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lucinda y Las Flores De La Noche Buena @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
The miracle story of the first poinsettia has seen many retellings in Mexican folklore. This opera version reimagines the folk tale as a coming-of-age story: Lucinda is discovering not only the poinsettia, but also herself.… Continue Reading Lucinda y Las Flores De La Noche Buena
Nov 17 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
2nd Stage Series....Presents "Morningside" @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
Morningside by Topher Payne: a razor-sharp acidic comedy, full of outrageous surprises and deep bonds of family and friendship. Its like The Women meets Steel Magnolias meets The Real Housewives. From the writer of our… Continue Reading 2nd Stage Series….Presents “Morningside”
Nov 18 all-day
Animal Play Day "Thanksgiving Feast" @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Animal Play Days are scheduled events where Zoo animals are given an enrichment item that has a “Thanksgiving Feast” theme. Animal enrichment provides novel food and play items to stimulate and entertain Zoo inhabitants. It… Continue Reading Animal Play Day “Thanksgiving Feast”