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!

“Triple Treat” Exhibit @ Costumes of the Americas Museum
Jul 26 @ 10:00 AM – Dec 30 @ 5:00 PM
"Triple Treat" Exhibit @ Costumes of the Americas Museum  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
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
Celebrating El Dia De Los Muertos @ Brownsville Heritage Museum Vezetti Room
Oct 16 @ 10:00 AM – Nov 9 @ 4:00 PM
Celebrating El Dia De Los Muertos @ Brownsville Heritage Museum Vezetti Room  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
In celebration of Dia de Los Muertos, the Brownsville Historical Association, in partnership with the Consul of Mexico at Brownsville, invite you to explore a community exhibition of an ofrenda altar. This year’s theme, Remember Me, reflects on the… Continue Reading Celebrating El Dia De Los Muertos
Master Chorale Fall Concert @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Oct 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Master Chorale Fall Concert @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
The Master Chorale and Chamber Singers, conducted by Dr. Sean Taylor, present Benjamin Britten’s a cappella masterpiece “A Hymn to St. Cecilia” and Henry Purcell’s opera “Dido and Aeneas” in concert, featuring guest faculty and… Continue Reading Master Chorale Fall Concert
Benjamin McIlwain, trombone @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Oct 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Benjamin McIlwain, trombone @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
One of Dr. McIlwain’s main passions and research interests is supporting new music for the trombone. As of August 2018, Dr. McIlwain has commissioned over 30 new works for trombone solo and/or ensemble. This includes… Continue Reading Benjamin McIlwain, trombone
Safety Night Out @ Cromack Elementary School
Oct 25 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Safety Night Out @ Cromack Elementary School | Brownsville | Texas | United States
6:00 PM
The Fort Brown Border Patrol Station will be having a Safety Night Out event on Thursday, October 25th, 2018 from 6 pm to 9 pm. This is a great opportunity for the city of Brownsville… Continue Reading Safety Night Out
Did Someone Say Murder? Theatre Performance @ Veterans Memorial ECHS Cafeteria
Oct 26 @ 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Did Someone Say Murder? Theatre Performance @ Veterans Memorial ECHS Cafeteria | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Join us for our Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Show. Dinner and a show are a perfect combination for a night out. That exciting evening can be made even better when the dinner and the show… Continue Reading Did Someone Say Murder? Theatre Performance
Lucero and the Giants @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Oct 26 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lucero and the Giants @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
This new, comic play for young people features over 20 performers and includes giant, Mexican-styled puppets, called mojigangas, which are about eleven feet tall. The story shows an undocumented family in South Texas that’s struggling… Continue Reading Lucero and the Giants
Bram Stoker’s Dracula @ Camille Playhouse
Oct 26 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Bram Stoker's Dracula @ Camille Playhouse | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula begins to exert his will upon the residents of London, they try to piece together the… Continue Reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula
5K Zombie Run and Monster Mile @ Tip of Texas Family Outreach
Oct 27 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
5K Zombie Run and Monster Mile @ Tip of Texas Family Outreach | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:00 PM
Annual 5K Zombie Run and Monster Mile will take place on Saturday, October 27th at the Tip of Texas Family Outreach Center. This is a fundraising activity for this non-profit organization that provides supportive services… Continue Reading 5K Zombie Run and Monster Mile
Did Someone Say Murder? Theatre Performance. @ Veterans Memorial ECHS Cafeteria
Oct 27 @ 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Did Someone Say Murder? Theatre Performance. @ Veterans Memorial ECHS Cafeteria | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Join us for our Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Show. Dinner and a show are a perfect combination for a night out. That exciting evening can be made even better when the dinner and the show… Continue Reading Did Someone Say Murder? Theatre Performance.
Bram Stoker’s Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse
Oct 27 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Bram Stoker's Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula begins to exert his will upon the residents of London, they try to piece together the… Continue Reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Bram Stoker’s Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse
Oct 28 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Bram Stoker's Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula begins to exert his will upon the residents of London, they try to piece together the… Continue Reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Boo at the Zoo @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Oct 30 – Oct 31 all-day
Boo at the Zoo @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Guests will be able to enjoy over 50 carnival style games and treat stations. Zoo members get in early at 5:00 PM. Zoo members receive free tickets which can be picked up in the membership… Continue Reading Boo at the Zoo
Russian String Orchestra @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 2 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Russian String Orchestra @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Founded in 1991, the orchestra, comprised of some of Russia’s finest young string players, has carved a niche for itself under the creative baton of its founder and music director Misha Rachlevsky. Whether it is… Continue Reading Russian String Orchestra
Bram Stoker’s Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse
Nov 2 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Bram Stoker's Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula begins to exert his will upon the residents of London, they try to piece together the… Continue Reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Walk to End Alzheimer’s @ Texas Southmost College
Nov 3 @ 7:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Walk to End Alzheimer's @ Texas Southmost College | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:30 AM
Contact: Veronica Gomez 361.562.6530 or vgomez@alz.org Register: http://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2018/TX-SanAntonioandSouthTexas?fr_id=11556&pg=entry Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s… Continue Reading Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Noche De La Guitarra @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 3 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Noche De La Guitarra @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
An evening of beautiful guitar music. Come Join Us. For more information call 956-882-7025
Bram Stoker’s Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse
Nov 3 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Bram Stoker's Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula begins to exert his will upon the residents of London, they try to piece together the… Continue Reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Bram Stoker’s Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse
Nov 4 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Bram Stoker's Dracula @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
This new adaptation restores the suspense and seduction of Bram Stoker’s classic novel to the stage. As Count Dracula begins to exert his will upon the residents of London, they try to piece together the… Continue Reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula
A Classical Celebration @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 4 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
A Classical Celebration @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
3:00 PM
Come out and join us for a performance featuring works by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert. For more questions, call (956) 882-7025.
Andrew Zohn, guitar @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 5 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Andrew Zohn, guitar @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
American guitarist Andrew Zohn is recognized internationally for his work as a performer, instructor, and composer. He has performed concerts on five continents as a soloist and chamber musician. In addition to extensive touring throughout… Continue Reading Andrew Zohn, guitar
Jonathan Guist, clarinet @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 6 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Jonathan Guist, clarinet @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Jonathan Guist is Associate Professor of Music at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Dr. Guist is an active solo, chamber and orchestral performer. At UTRGV, he teaches applied clarinet, clarinet ensemble, and woodwind… Continue Reading Jonathan Guist, clarinet
UTRGV Night of Percussion @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 7 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
UTRGV Night of Percussion @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Come join us for an evening of wonderful percussion music. For more information call 956-882-7025
A Salute to Our Troops @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Nov 10 all-day
A Salute to Our Troops @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
The Gladys Porter Zoo Staff would like to salute the brave men and women who have served our country by offering them a special discount. On Saturday, November 10, 2018 The Gladys Porter Zoo will… Continue Reading A Salute to Our Troops
Richard Adams, trumpet @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 12 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Richard Adams, trumpet @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Richard Adams is currently finishing his DMA from the University of North Texas in Keith Johnson’s studio. In addition to the Impact Brass Quintet he has performed with the Dallas Opera, the Dallas Wind Symphony,… Continue Reading Richard Adams, trumpet
Nov 16 @ 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”
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”
Nov 18 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
2nd Stage Series....Presents "Morningside" @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 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”
Lucinda y las Flores de la Nochebuena @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 18 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Lucinda y las Flores de la Nochebuena @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
3:00 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 Nochebuena
Holiday Village @ Mitte Cultural District
Nov 19 2018 – Jan 1 2019 all-day
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12:00 AM
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
UTRGV Symphony Orchestra Performance @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 20 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
UTRGV Symphony Orchestra Performance @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
The UTRGV Symphony Orchestra is composed of musicians from the central Rio Grande Valley area. The Symphony Orchestra performs an eclectic variety of music and has performed in a variety of different ensembles ranging from… Continue Reading UTRGV Symphony Orchestra Performance
Joe Moore, percussion @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 27 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Joe Moore, percussion @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Dr. Joe W. Moore, III currently serves as Assistant Professor of Percussion at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Prior to this, he served as Director of Percussion Studies at the University of Texas… Continue Reading Joe Moore, percussion
Handel’s Messiah @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Nov 30 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Handel's Messiah @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Treat yourself to a performance of the Christmas portion of G.F. Handel’s Messiah. The UTRGV Master Chorale, Brownsville Festival Chorus, and high school choirs from Brownsville, San Benito, and Harlingen will perform with the UTRGV… Continue Reading Handel’s Messiah
Living History @ Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
Dec 1 @ 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
Home for the Holidays @ TSC Performing Arts Center
Dec 1 @ 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Home for the Holidays @ TSC Performing Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Join us for Home for the Holidays.
Zoo Nights and Lights @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Dec 7 – Dec 9 all-day
Zoo Nights and Lights @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
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
Annie @ Camille Playhouse
Dec 7 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Annie @ Camille Playhouse | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
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
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse
Dec 8 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
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
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse
Dec 9 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
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
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse
Dec 14 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
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
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse
Dec 15 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
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
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse
Dec 16 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Annie @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
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
Animal Play Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Dec 23 all-day
Animal Play Day @ 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 specific theme. Animal enrichment provides novel food and play items to stimulate and entertain Zoo inhabitants. It is… Continue Reading Animal Play Day
Mar 15 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour of the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. They encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the… Continue Reading The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe)
Mar 16 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour of the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. They encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the… Continue Reading The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe)
Mar 17 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour of the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. They encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the… Continue Reading The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe)
Mar 22 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour of the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. They encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the… Continue Reading The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe)
Mar 23 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour of the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. They encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the… Continue Reading The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe)
Mar 24 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) @ The Camille Playhouse  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour of the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. They encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the… Continue Reading The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe)