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!

Jul 26 @ 10:00 AM – Dec 30 @ 5:00 PM Costumes of the Americas Museum
The Costumes of the Americas Museum presents its new exhibit, “Triple Treat”. The exhibit depicts the “Evolution of the Rebozo”, “Guatemalan Market” and “Designs, Colors and Flowers” on Mexican textiles. 10 a.m.- 5 P.M. Tues-… Continue Reading “Triple Treat” Exhibit
Oct 11 – Dec 23 all-day Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
The Artist D. Lewis got inspired from Thomas Kinkade and John Singer Sergeant. Also, Mr. Lewis wrote a book called “The Adventures of Ava Bear”
Nov 15 2018 @ 10:00 AM – Jan 31 2019 @ 3:00 PM Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
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
Nov 19 2018 – Jan 1 2019 all-day Mitte Cultural District
Santa Claus is Coming to Town! Come stroll through the Holiday Village and be magically transported to the North Pole. Admission is Free and the Memories are Priceless
Nov 27 2018 @ 10:00 AM – Jan 19 2019 @ 4:00 PM Historic Brownsville Museum
Back by popular demand, this holiday season, the Brownsville Historical Association is proud to present its Department 56 Miniature Holiday Village collection. Founded in 1976, the Department 56 Company captures the spirit of Christmas through… Continue Reading Department 56 Miniature Holiday Village Exhibit
Dec 1 2018 @ 10:00 AM – May 12 2019 @ 5:00 PM Costumes of America Museum
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.
Dec 4 all-day Harmony School of Innovation Brownsville
If you know a fifth grader in the Brownsville area looking for a math challenge, “The Best of the Best” may be for you! “The Best of the Best” is a fast-paced, problem-solving/computation competition where… Continue Reading Best of the Best Harmony Math Meet
Dec 4 2018 – Jan 5 2019 all-day Brownsville Heritage Museum
The Brownsville Historical Association is proud to present the first annual Christmas Tree Forest Exhibit. The exhibit is a great way to creatively showcase your personal talents or an organization to scores of people who… Continue Reading Christmas Tree Forest Exhibit
Dec 5 – Dec 6 all-day Livingway Family Church
The Singing Christmas Tree – A FREE family Christmas event Petting Zoo Pony Rides Face Painting Santa Claus & Friends
Dec 6 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Resaca de la Palma State Park
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
Dec 7 – Dec 9 all-day Gladys Porter Zoo
This year’s holiday celebration is scheduled for December 7th, 8th and 9th from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Gladys Porter Zoo, Come out and enjoy live performances from local bands and choirs while… Continue Reading Zoo Nights and Lights
Dec 7 @ 6:00 PM Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center
The Brownsville International Flamenco Festival takes place Dec. 7 & Dec. 8. On Dec 7,at 6 p.m there will be performances by local flamenco students at the Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center. On Dec. 8,… Continue Reading Brownsville International Flamenco Festival
Dec 7 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Gladys Porter Zoo
You’re invited to get in the spirit of the holidays by visiting Gladys Porter Zoo’s brightest event – Zoo Nights & Lights! This year’s holiday celebration is scheduled for December 7th, 8th and 9th from… Continue Reading Zoo Nights & Lights
Dec 7 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Camille Playhouse
Leapin’ Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Chamin, features some… Continue Reading Annie
Dec 8 all-day Resaca de la Palma State Park
If you ever wanted to try to shoot an arrow with a bow, here is your chance. Come and learn the fundamentals of archery! (We provide bows and arrows.) *Limited space – reservations required* Please… Continue Reading Archery
Dec 8 @ 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Resaca de la Palma State Park
If you ever wanted to try to shoot an arrow with a bow, here is your chance. Come and learn the fundamentals of archery! (We provide bows and arrows.) *Limited space – reservations required* Please… Continue Reading Archery 101
Dec 8 @ 5:00 PM Market Square
The Brownsville International Flamenco Festival takes place Dec. 7 & Dec. 8. On Dec 7,at 6 p.m there will be performances by local flamenco students at the Carlotta K. Petrina Cultural Center. On Dec. 8,… Continue Reading Brownsville International Flamenco Festival
Dec 8 @ 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM Under the Stars Artisan Market in Memorial Park
Come take pictures with Santa plus he will be giving Candy bags to all the children! Free Rides, Bouncer, wall climbing. Great food vendors and merchandise vendors! Come shop and enjoy an evening in the… Continue Reading Christmas in the Park in the City of Los Fresnos
Dec 8 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Gladys Porter Zoo
You’re invited to get in the spirit of the holidays by visiting Gladys Porter Zoo’s brightest event – Zoo Nights & Lights! This year’s holiday celebration is scheduled for December 7th, 8th and 9th from… Continue Reading Zoo Nights & Lights
Dec 8 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM The Camille Playhouse
Leapin’ Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals.  The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Chamin, features some… Continue Reading Annie
Dec 9 @ 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM Paseo Plaza Shopping Center
Come and sample some hot chocolate from Oaxaca, look through our diverse arts and crafts from Hidalgo, Jalisco, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Morelos, Chiapas and Estado de Mexico. We have a wide selection of ladies and men’s… Continue Reading Amigos Artesanos Open House
Dec 9 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM The Camille Playhouse
Leapin’ Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals.  The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Chamin, features some… Continue Reading Annie
Dec 9 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Gladys Porter Zoo
You’re invited to get in the spirit of the holidays by visiting Gladys Porter Zoo’s brightest event – Zoo Nights & Lights! This year’s holiday celebration is scheduled for December 7th, 8th and 9th from… Continue Reading Zoo Nights & Lights
Dec 13 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Galaxy Bowling Center
Lori Hunt, of Harlingen, will be the guest speaker at the Dec. 13 luncheon. She formerly worked as a reporter,freelance writer and advertising copy writer. Hunt will share her journey through cancer and how prayers… Continue Reading Brownsville Women’s Connection Luncheon
Dec 14 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Pronto Insurance
At Pronto Insurance – Boca Chica we love our customers and want to invite you this December 14th from 4 – 6 pm for 100 FREE brisket sandwiches chips, and drinks!!! Sign up for our… Continue Reading Customer Appreciation Free Food and Drinks
Dec 14 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM The Camille Playhouse
Leapin’ Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals.  The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Chamin, features some… Continue Reading Annie
Dec 15 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM The Camille Playhouse
Leapin’ Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals.  The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Chamin, features some… Continue Reading Annie
Dec 16 all-day First United Methodist Church, Brownsville
Bring in the Christmas season with the First United Methodist Church as their Chancel Choir and Orchestra present their annual Christmas cantata, “The Song Heard ‘Round the World”. This event will take place on December… Continue Reading The Song Heard ‘Round the World
Dec 16 @ 11:00 AM First Presbyterian Church of Brownsville
First Presbyterian Church of Brownsville Cordially invites you to our Christmas Cantata
Dec 16 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM The Camille Playhouse
Leapin’ Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world’s best-loved musicals.  The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Chamin, features some… Continue Reading Annie