Quality Inn & Suites Airport
6099 Montana Ave
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: (915) 772-3300
Fax: (915) 775-0808
For laughs in the Southwest, lot of local head to the El Paso Comic Strip Comedy Club. Almost every night of the week, comics take the stage to ply their jokes. From clean-cut comics to raunchy and raucous humor, there is usually someone up there that will elicit a laugh. Another benefit from this club, is that the owners to not have a requisite two-drink minimum and it's a non-smoking establishment. If you do want to drink, the bar has a full panoply of drinks, from beer to liquor and everything in-between.
An A League soccer team, the PDL franchise El Paso Patriots play from May to July.
The El Paso County Coliseum draws large crowds who come to enjoy their favorite sporting events, concerts, musicals, and theatrical acts. This intimate 5300-seat 'coliseum' has been around since the 1940s and it's one of the best places to catch a show. The shows are quite eclectic, they range from Latin music and performance art to PRCA Rodeo and Monster Truck events. The Equestrian Center and open air Coliseum Pavilion are also included in the vast property.
The Chamizal National Memorial, with its large park, museum, gallery and 500-seat amphitheater, is a vibrant multi-functional hot spot for culturally diverse events and activities. The museum educates visitors on the 1963 settling of the US-Mexico border dispute and the amphitheater hosts the annual Siglo de Oro Drama Festival. Visit the website to see complete event calendar.
The performers here are a community theater group that puts on mostly contemporary plays with the emphasis on comedies.
The YWCA is known throughout the world for its various initiatives towards helping women fight injustices and to grow stronger. The YWCA El Paso del Norte Region forwards this basic mission and also takes over the aim of eradicating racism, which is one of the most prominent social issues in the region. For this purpose, the center organizes programs and activities that put forth various steps and initiatives that give ideas on how to combat racism and that promote the ideas of peace. The center also rents out its facilities for various cultural events. For more information please see the website.
Bart Reed's Comic Strip Nightclub hes been billed as the city best entertainment venue as well Texas best comedy club and one of the the best comedy clubs nationally. Still not convinced? Go there yourself and chuckle or heckle to your hearts content. Check website for show times and events.
This lavish outdoor summer production celebrates the 400-year history of the border area with song, dance, and drama.
Situated to the north of the main center of El Paso, the El Maida Shrine Auditorium is a very well-equipped event facility. A part of the prominent and popular El Maida Shrine Center, this auditorium can be used for a variety of events, like wedding receptions, private parties, meetings, conferences, fairs, and concerts. The venue offers various packages that you can choose from, according to the number of people expected to attend the event. For instance, they have a Package 400, Package 500, and, if your event is a more private one, there is the Package 50-75. For more information on rental rates and other details, please contact the venue.
The 80-musician orchestra, which is now more than 50-years old, plays an eight concert season from September through April, in the Performing Arts Center Theater or Grand Hall.
Bored of the over crowded bars and nightclubs? Head to the not much popular but cool place, the Paulina's Badlands Billiards, that is located across the Franklin Drive. It's a casual pool hall; here you can hang around for hours with friends and enjoy a couple of drinks. Apart from that, it also hosts live music concerts and similar gigs on a regular basis. For more details, call ahead.
Located at the happening Club 101 in the heart of the city, Basement S7 or Sector 7 is an intimate live music venue. The space is an extension to the hip nightspot and attracts some of the best local talent in the region. The open-plan space is decked up with a heart-thumping sound system and the latest in club-lighting for a heady live experience. Call for information on upcoming shows.