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!

Mar 7 – Apr 28 all-day Brownsville Heritage Museum Vezzetti Room
March 7, 2018 is the 165th anniversary of the founding of Incarnate Word Academy by four sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament. Incarnate Word Academy was the first organized school of any kind... Read more »
Mar 13 – Apr 28 all-day Mary Yturria Education Center
Vaquero: Genesis of the Texas Cowboy is an exhibition created by the Witliff Collections at the Alkek Library, Texas State University, presented in partnership with Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for... Read more »
Apr 4 – Jun 29 all-day Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Apr 9 @ 10:00 AM – Apr 28 @ 4:00 PM Historic Brownsville Museum
In the early 1970’s, noted Texas historian Joe Frantz offered Bill Wittliff a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity—to visit a ranch in nothern Mexico where the vaqueros still worked cattle in traditional ways. Wittliff photographed the vaqueros as... Read more »
Apr 10 @ 10:00 AM – Jun 30 @ 4:00 PM Historic Brownsville Museum
The artifacts that are being exhibited consist of Eugene Fernandez’ private collection of coffee pots and tea pots which were gathered together over nearly two decades of attending antique auctions, garage sales, flea markets, and... Read more »