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!

Holiday Village 2017 @ Dean Porter Park
Nov 20 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day
Holiday Village 2017 @ Dean Porter Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Just in time for the holidays Brownsville’s Holiday Village officially opens to the public Monday, November 20 on the grounds at Dean Porter Park and stays open ‘til the end of the year. Come to the grand... Read more »
Nov 20 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
University Symphony Orchestra @ TSC Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Join us for a performance by the University Symphony Orchestra!
Nov 25 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari: Who's on the Menu @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Enroll your child for Saturday morning fun at the Zoo. You can join, too! All living things have a connection to one another, like links in a chain. Come explore “links” in food chains and... Read more »
Under the Stars Los Fresnos Artisan Market @ Under the Stars Los Fresnos Artisan Market
Nov 25 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Under the Stars Los Fresnos Artisan Market @ Under the Stars Los Fresnos Artisan Market  | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
6:00 PM
A Saturday night commr everyone to come and shop with a variety of food and Artisan and craft vendors from all over The Valley. Also we will have exhibitions from the school drill team, conjunto,... Read more »
Children’s Museum Community Night @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Nov 26 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Children's Museum Community Night @ Children's Museum of Brownsville  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:00 PM
Preview the museum without worrying about the admissions. Donations are accepted. Community night is one way in which the CMB makes the museum accessible for all to enjoy. Help us take care of the CMB,... Read more »
UTRGV Jazz Orchestra @ TSC Arts Center
Nov 29 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
UTRGV Jazz Orchestra @ TSC Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Join us for a performance by the UTRGV Jazz Orchestra!
Zoo Nights & Lights 2017 @ Gladys Port Zoo
Dec 1 @ 6:00 PM – Dec 3 @ 9:00 PM
Zoo Nights & Lights 2017 @ Gladys Port Zoo  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
6:00 PM
Join us December 1st, 2nd or 3rd from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for a night full of holiday cheer. From carolers and gingerbread cookies to magical walkways decorated with more than 800 luminaria bags... Read more »
Dec 2 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari: River Giants @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Enroll your child for Saturday morning fun at the Zoo. You can join, too! Lurking among the plants in the water is a master hunter ready to pounce and devour an unsuspecting fish. Alligator gar... Read more »
Handel’s Messiah @ TSC Arts Center
Dec 3 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Handel's Messiah @ TSC Arts Center | Brownsville | Texas | United States
3:00 PM
The UTRGV Master Chorale, Brownsville Festival Chorus, and high school choirs from Brownsville, San Benito, and Harlingen will perform the Christmas portion of Handel’s Messiah with the UTRGV Symphony Orchestra and soloists Cathy Compton, Jasmin... Read more »
65th Annual Brownsville Christmas Parade @ Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
65th Annual Brownsville Christmas Parade In case of inclement weather, the parade will be rescheduled for Monday, December 11, 2017 Please contact Charrod Days at (956) 542-4243 or visit our website Office Hours 1:00 pm... Read more »
The Singing Christmas Tree @ Livingway Family Church
Dec 6 @ 7:00 PM – Dec 7 @ 8:30 PM
The Singing Christmas Tree @ Livingway Family Church | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
Bring the entire family and join us as we celebrate the spirit of Christmas with a FREE musical extravaganza December 6th & 7th from 7-8:30pm nightly.
Polar Express @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Dec 9 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
10:00 AM
Join us for some winter fun!  Train rides, story time, Christmas crafts, and pictures!
Dec 9 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari - Toys for the Animals @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Enroll your child for Saturday morning fun at the Zoo. You can join, too. Playing is serious business for zoo animals. Spending time looking for food and exploring their environment is great exercise for them.... Read more »
Civil Air Patrol Anniversary 5K Fun Run @ Brownsville Event Center Parking Lot
Dec 10 @ 7:00 AM
Civil Air Patrol Anniversary 5K Fun Run @ Brownsville Event Center Parking Lot | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 AM
5K fun run to celebrate CAP’s Anniversary and raise funds to support our Cadet program and Squadron activities. The pre-registration fee is $17. Online sales end Dec 6, 2017. $25 in-person registration the day of... Read more »
Dec 15 all-day
Cyclobia 2017 @ Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
CycloBia Brownsville creates a car-free street environment to encourage people to try and adopt transportation cycling, recreational cycling, and other active forms of transportation. CycloBia Brownsville invites people of all ages and abilities to come... Read more »
Dec 16 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday Safari - Pets 101 @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Enroll your child for Saturday morning fun at the Zoo. You can join, too! Are you ready for a pet? Come learn from the animal experts about taking care of animals. Get your pet animal... Read more »
Dec 16 @ 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
The Nutcracker A Christmas Ballet @ T.SC. Arts Center
8:00 PM
The Nutcracker A Christmas Ballet — Featuring The Fine Arts Dance Theatre – T.S.C. Arts Center – Saturday, December 16, 2017, Time 8:00 pm   All seats Reserved Prices $15.00, $20.00, $25.00, and $30.00 Credit... Read more »
Children’s Museum Community Night @ Children's Museum of Brownsville
Dec 17 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Children's Museum Community Night @ Children's Museum of Brownsville  | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:00 PM
Preview the museum without worrying about the admissions. Donations are accepted. Community night is one way in which the CMB makes the museum accessible for all to enjoy. Help us take care of the CMB,... Read more »
Feb 18 – Feb 25 all-day
Charro Days Fiesta 2018 @ City Wide | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Born to lift community spirits toward the close of the Great Depression in 1937-38 Charro Days Fiesta will celebrate its 81th anniversary in 2018 with the same dedication to bi-national friendship and respect for traditions... Read more »
Baile del Sol Street Dance 2018 @ Charro Days Headquarters
Feb 18 @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Baile del Sol Street Dance 2018 @ Charro Days Headquarters | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 PM
OFFICIAL KICK-OFF OF CHARRO DAYS!! FREE ADMISSION (Food, Live Music & Folkloric Dances)
Feb 22 – Mar 4 all-day
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides 2018 @ ITECC | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Charro Days Carnival 20th Century Rides with a World’s Fair Midway featuring over 40 rides and attractions. Something for everyone, amazing rides, games, food, and fun! For the thrill seekers, there is the Zipper, Orbiter,... Read more »
Feb 22 @ 2:30 PM
BISD Children's Charro Days Parade 2018 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
Featuring folkloric dances, music from Mexico, colorful costumes, floats, bands and much much more. All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.
Illuminated Parade 2018 @ Elizabeth Street
Feb 23 @ 7:00 PM
Illuminated Parade 2018 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
7:00 PM
All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.
Color Guard Parade 2018 @ Elizabeth Street
Feb 24 @ 12:30 PM
Color Guard Parade 2018 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:30 PM
All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.
Feb 24 @ 1:00 PM
Grand International Parade 2018 @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
1:00 PM
Grand International Parade which begins in the city of Brownsville and ends in Matamoros. 1:00 p.m. Brownsville (All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.) 3:00 p.m. Matamoros
20th Annual Symphony in the Park @ Texas Southmost College South Lawn
Apr 28 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
20th Annual Symphony in the Park @ Texas Southmost College South Lawn | Brownsville | Texas | United States
6:00 PM
Brownsville Literacy Center is having its 19th Annual Symphony in the Park in celebration of the Center’s 30th year of dedicated service to our community.  Mark your calendars for next year’s 20th Annual Symphony in the... Read more »