Recreation & Tourism

Market Square Renovation Sparks Rebirth

Brownsville’s public market and town hall went up as the city got its start in 1850. Butchers and other vendors moved in a year later. The city’s central square would go through various rebuilds. It would survive hurricanes as well as other calamities through the ages with a city that grew up around it. The last half of the 20th century saw what came to be known as Market Square…

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McAllen: Que FRIO!

Who says it doesn’t snow in McAllen? Actually, thanks to Peerless Production Group and the City of McAllen, expect to hear, “Let it snow,…
McAllen

McAllen Brings “South Pole” To Texas

The initial vision of the McAllen Holiday Parade sounded rather modest to McAllen Mayor Jim Darling. Growing up in Rochester, NY, Darling dreamed of…
McAllen

Let’s Go Fly a Kite

Colorful objects flying above the sandy beaches often greet South…
South Padre Island

Holiday Village Sets the Scene

Imagine being in a winter wonderland with snow surrounding you. You…
Brownsville

Texas Master Naturalist Offers Volunteer Classes

The Rio Grande Valley Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist is offering a…
San Benito