TRAVEL, LODGING and RESTAURANTS
The beautiful Fort Brown Campus of The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College is located at the very southern tip of Texas, a short 30-minute drive to the beach on South Padre Island.
Three airports in the Rio Grande Valley are located within driving distance of the UTB campus:
- Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (15 minutes from campus)
Serviced by American and United Airlines
- Valley International Airport in Harlingen, Texas (35 minutes north of campus)
Serviced by Southwest Airlines and other major carriers
- McAllen-Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas (80 minutes north of campus)
Serviced by most major carriers
Courtyard by Marriott, a generous sponsor of the 2012 Brownsville Flute Festival, has discount rates available for festival participants and attendees on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3, 2012. Discounted rates include hot breakfast, wifi and access to Gold’s Gym.
Please ask for “Brownsville Flute Festival Rates” when calling to make your reservations.
Courtyard by Marriott
3955 North Expressway 77/83
Brownsville, TX 78520
Several fast food restaurants are located within walking distance of The Arts Center and the UTB and TSC campus. A map of area establishments will be available at the Festival Registration table on Nov. 3, 2012.