Recreation & Tourism

Residents at Tropical Trail enjoy the park's swimming pool

New RV Park Draws in Winter Texans

Nearly 260 recreational parks are listed in a directory of a Rio Grande Mobile Home & RV publication. The vast majority of these facilities are located in Hidalgo County, followed by Cameron, Zapata and Starr counties. Some parks have been there for decades, catering to the Winter Texans industry, which appears to be booming this year. In Brownsville, one of the newest and largest such facilities opened its doors recently and…

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Not Just Members Only

Long known as a place for members only, the Rancho Viejo Resort and Country Club has been trying to change its image by adding…

Local Firefighters Bring Axe Throwing to the RGV

If you are not familiar with the sport of axe throwing, you may want to throw on some closed-toe shoes, grab a few friends…
McAllen

SPI Entertainment Tides Coming In

Many of the country’s beach resorts have a place where the locals…
South Padre Island

Market Square Renovation Sparks Rebirth

Brownsville’s public market and town hall went up as the city got…
Brownsville

McAllen: Que FRIO!

Who says it doesn’t snow in McAllen? Actually, thanks to Peerless…
McAllen