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Commissary and Guardhouse

Commissary and Guardhouse The (Fort Brown) Commissary and Guardhouse was constructed in 1904, in part as a replacement for the original fort guardhouse.  Iron bars were placed in...

Fort Brown Post Hospital

Fort Brown Post Hospital The most prominent building of the post-Civil War reconstruction of Fort Brown was the Post Hospital.  It was built in 1868 (completed in 1871)...

A Fair Way To Spend The Day

If you like to play golf, then Brownsville is the place for you. We have three magnificent spots open to the public. These beautiful golf courses wind along...

Get Hooked On Brownsville

All-year-round pro anglers come to Southern Texas to test their skill and amateurs to try their luck. Brownsville is a special place where folks can enjoy freshwater fishing...

The Crossroads To The Galaxy

No city on the planet has more Ports of Entry than Brownsville, making it a worldwide gateway to technology and innovation. Over the past century, our nation’s iconic...

From Our Farms To Your Table

As the Executive Director of the Brownsville Wellness Coalition and its Brownsville Farmers’ Market, I’m reminded of what is essential… family, friends, access to healthy food, and the...

The Valley’s Biggest Holiday Of The Year!

For over 80 years, Brownsville has celebrated its bi-national traditions and culture at its annual Charro Days Fiesta. In late February, the schools close, and the whole community...

Huge Fortunes Won And Lost In Brownsville

I like taking people to the Brownsville Heritage Museum. They bring Brownsville’s fantastic history to life with hands-on interactive displays and offer unique exhibits, musical performances, and book...

Eat, Drink, And Be Merry

The annual Beerfest is a local community event that has a big city feel. It’s a unique cashless experience that features intoxicating attractions and top international musical performers,...

Paradise Found

Boca Chica Beach is one of the best-kept secrets of Southern Texas. The beach is wide with 8-miles of undeveloped, pure white sand that’s open to vehicles, campers,...

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