Recreation & Tourism

Now known as the Dancy Building, the 1912 Cameron County Courthouse will be the venue for our 2018 Honor Awards presentation. (photo Preservation Texas)

Upcoming Summit Explores Historic Preservation

2018 Preservation Summit coming to Brownsville

Preservation Texas will hold its 2018 Preservation Summit in Brownsville Feb. 25-28. The multi-stop event will explore the Lower Rio Grande Valley’s historic resources as well as study a range of preservation issues through a local lens. Events include tours and receptions in addition to educational sessions. Tours for the summit include those of the National Historic Landmark Roma, Rio Grande City, Hidalgo, and Matamoros, Mexico. Feb. 26 field sessions are a…

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Topgolf Breaks Ground in Pharr

Destination to create hundreds of jobs City of Pharr officials, the Pharr Economic Development Corporation and representatives from Topgolf officially broke ground Jan. 11…
Pharr

Onion Fest Receives State Recognition

Weslaco Chamber garners multiple awards from TFEA The Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce is the recipient of seven marketing awards from the Texas Festivals…
Weslaco

Digital Beach Bums Promote the Island 

Live web cams attract valuable audience A video of a large alligator…
South Padre Island

Vargas becomes Certified Tourism Executive

Weslaco Visitor Center director receives state certification Weslaco…

Bait and Fishing Business a Life Source

The landscape will tell you that you are in a different place. Bait…