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!

Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
Feb 21 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 22 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Feb 22 @ 6:00 PM – Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM
Mexican Artistic Program "FIESTAS MEXICANAS" @ Main Square "Plaza Principal" | Matamoros | Tamaulipas | Mexico
6:00 PM
Mexican Artistic program with the participation of the “Ballet Folklórico Municipal”, in the main square “Plaza Principal Miguel Hidalgo”. Come and enjoy our Mexican traditions, our exquisite food and our Mexican handicrafts. The “FIESTAS MEXICANAS”... Read more »
Feb 23 – Feb 25 all-day
Kid's Games & Contests @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Chalupa Musical Chairs Pin the mustache on the Charro 2 Man board game Bean Bag Toss Toss-Across Tic Tac Toe Ladder Ball Game
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 23 @ 8:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 23 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 23 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 23 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Charreada at UTRGV & TSC @ SETB Lecture Hall
Feb 23 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Charreada at UTRGV & TSC @ SETB Lecture Hall | Brownsville | Texas | United States
11:00 AM
The 2017 Charreada at UTRGV & TSC will be on Thursday, February 23, 2017. We will have live music, entertainment, performances, contests, and student org food booths. Featuring Mr. Amigo, Fernando Landeros. For UTRGV student organizations... Read more »
Categoria 07 @ Washington Park
Feb 23 @ 3:00 PM
Categoria 07 @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
3:00 PM
Sombrero Festival is a Brownsville original. Founded in 1986 to enhance the spirit of Charro Days, Sombrero Festival is now the largest event in Cameron County, TX and benefits multiple non-profit organizations and causes throughout... Read more »
lntocable @ Washington Park
Feb 23 @ 10:30 PM
lntocable @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:30 PM
Sombrero Festival is a Brownsville original. Founded in 1986 to enhance the spirit of Charro Days, Sombrero Festival is now the largest event in Cameron County, TX and benefits multiple non-profit organizations and causes throughout... Read more »
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 24 @ 8:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 24 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 24 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 24 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 24 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
Bring your bike or rent one of ours. Guided Bike Tour exploring over 8 miles of trail system in the park. Program is FREE with paid admission. For more information contact the Visitor Center at... Read more »
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Night Hike @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
6:30 PM
Bring your flashlights and discover the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park. Registration required.
Los Garcia Bros @ Washington Park
Feb 24 @ 8:15 PM
Los Garcia Bros @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:15 PM
Sombrero Festival is a Brownsville original. Founded in 1986 to enhance the spirit of Charro Days, Sombrero Festival is now the largest event in Cameron County, TX and benefits multiple non-profit organizations and causes throughout... Read more »
Los Tucanes de Tijuana @ Washington Park
Feb 24 @ 10:00 PM
Los Tucanes de Tijuana @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 PM
Sombrero Festival is a Brownsville original. Founded in 1986 to enhance the spirit of Charro Days, Sombrero Festival is now the largest event in Cameron County, TX and benefits multiple non-profit organizations and causes throughout... Read more »
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 25 @ 8:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 25 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Increase your fitness and knowledge of diverse flora, fauna, and “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” as you discover the natural world of your local State Park. Bird & Nature Hikes takes place every Saturday from 8:30am – 9:30am.  
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 25 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Feb 25 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 25 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Feb 25 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts and stories about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventures of Geocaching! FREE with paid admission.
Feb 25 @ 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Waiters Race/Hat Stack Relay/Tortilla Frisbee Toss @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 PM
12:00PM Waiters Race 1:00PM Hat Stack Relay 2:00PM Tortilla Frisbee Toss
Color Guard Parade @ Elizabeth Street
Feb 25 @ 12:30 PM
Color Guard Parade @ Elizabeth Street | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:30 PM
All Parades go down Elizabeth St. through Historic Downtown Brownsville, TX.
Feb 25 @ 1:00 PM
Grand International Parade @ 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
Feb 25 @ 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Taco/Hot Wing/Jalapeno Eating Contests @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:30 PM
2:30PM Taco Eating Contest 3:00PM Hot Wing Eating Contest 4:00PM Jalapeno Eating Contest
Southern Drawl @ Washington Park
Feb 25 @ 6:30 PM
Southern Drawl @ Washington Park
6:30 PM
Sombrero Festival is a Brownsville original. Founded in 1986 to enhance the spirit of Charro Days, Sombrero Festival is now the largest event in Cameron County, TX and benefits multiple non-profit organizations and causes throughout... Read more »
Nestor Andress @ Washington Park
Feb 25 @ 8:00 PM
Nestor Andress @ Washington Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:00 PM
Sombrero Festival is a Brownsville original. Founded in 1986 to enhance the spirit of Charro Days, Sombrero Festival is now the largest event in Cameron County, TX and benefits multiple non-profit organizations and causes throughout... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Feb 26 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club
Feb 28 @ 5:30 PM
Hot 9 Sun Downers @ Valley International Country Club | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 1 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 2 @ 8:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 2 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 2 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 2 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 3 @ 8:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 3 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 3 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 3 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 3 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Trail Blazers @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
Bring your bike or rent one of ours. Guided Bike Tour exploring over 8 miles of trail system in the park. Program is FREE with paid admission. For more information contact the Visitor Center at... Read more »
2017 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown @ Brownsville Heritage Museum
Mar 3 @ 11:00 AM
2017 Winter Walking Tour: Fort Brown @ Brownsville Heritage Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
11:00 AM
The annual winter walking tours continue for the 2017 season with a tour of historic Ft. Brown. Visitors will visit Ft. Brown and its buildings, many of which are still in use today. The program... Read more »
Ocelot Conservation Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Mar 4 all-day
Ocelot Conservation Day @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
12:00 AM
Our annual celebration of the endangered ocelot! There will be info tables about all things ocelot, craft activities for the kids, and a special presentation featuring a live ocelot from the Cincinnati Zoo. All activities... Read more »
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 4 @ 8:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Bahia Grande Bus Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Clements | California | United States
8:15 AM
Discover the history of this refuge unit and see how the habitats are being restored. This area is one of the largest coastal wetland restoration projects in the United States. Enjoy the coastal prairies and... Read more »
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 4 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Bird & Nature Hike @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Increase your fitness and knowledge of diverse flora, fauna, and “Rio Grande Valley Specialty Birds” as you discover the natural world of your local State Park. Bird & Nature Hikes takes place every Saturday from 8:30am – 9:30am.  
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 4 @ 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Bird Tour and Walk @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Bird Tours Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Experienced birders will take you in a comfortable shuttle bus to refuge birding hot spots where private vehicles are not allowed. Tours alternate between... Read more »
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 4 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Habitat Tour @ Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge | Los Fresnos | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both... Read more »
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 4 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.
2017 Ocelot Run @ Gladys Porter Zoo
Mar 4 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
2017 Ocelot Run @ Gladys Porter Zoo | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
The Ocelot Run features a 5K and 1 Mile division that runs Gladys Porter Zoo and kicks off the Ocelot Conservation Festival organized by the Friends of Laguna Atascosa. The Ocelot Run has become among... Read more »
Mar 4 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownsville Farmers’ Market @ Linear Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
9:00 AM
The Brownsville Farmers’ Market is held year-round from 9:00 a.m. to noon every Saturday morning. We are located at Linear Park in beautiful Brownsville, Texas, along 6th Street between Ringgold and Harrison. The Brownsville Farmers’... Read more »
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Mar 4 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching 101 @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts and stories about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventures of Geocaching! FREE with paid admission.
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Mar 5 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Nature Tram Tours @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
8:30 AM
A 2.76-mile tram loop that winds through the park. A tram leaves the visitor center every hour on the half hour with the last tram departing at 3:30pm.