Amigo Airsho

Amigo Airsho

Address: 8014 Airport Rd, Santa Teresa, NM 88008 - MAP
Phone: (915) 562-6446
Web: www.amigoairsho.org

Every October, one of the nation's premier airshows takes to the skies in El Paso. The Amigo Airsho includes Franklin's Flying Circus, the US Navy Blue Angels, the US Army Golden Knight Parachute Team and more.

Celebration of our Mountains

Celebration of our Mountains

Address: 1331 McKelligon Canyon Rd, El Paso, TX 79930 - MAP
Phone: (915) 566-6441
Web: www.celebmtns.org

The majestic mountains surrounding El Paso have earned a six-week festival, known as "Celebration of our Mountains." Events usually begin in October and include bird watching, nature hikes and drives, mountain biking and bat watches. There's even a "Coffee, hot chocolate, muffins, and the tramway" event.

Fat Tuesday

Fat Tuesday

Address: 207 Cincinnati Ave, El Paso, TX 79902 - MAP
Phone: (915) 534-0600
Web: visitelpaso.com

"Laissez les bons temps rouler!" Cincinnati Street becomes Bourbon Street every February in celebration of Fat Tuesday. The Mardi Gras style festival includes plenty of beads, food, parades and drink specials.

KLAQ International Balloonfest

KLAQ International Balloonfest

Address: 8804 S Desert Blvd, Anthony, TX 79821 - MAP
Phone: (915) 880-4955
Web: klaq.com

Each May, more than 60 hot air balloons of all sizes and shapes fill the sky for the annual KLAQ International Balloonfest. The 3-day festival also includes water rides and outdoor concerts.

Mexican Independence Day

Mexican Independence Day

Address: Chamizal National Memorial, 800 S San Marcial St, El Paso TX 79905 - MAP

Live music and ballet folkloricos help to celebrate the annual Mexican Independence Day every September in downtown El Paso. Celebrate the proclamation Padre Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla gave the night of September 15, 1810, which ignited Mexico's rebellion against Spain.

Music Under the Stars

Music Under the Stars

Address: 800 S San Marcial St, El Paso, TX 79905 - MAP
Phone: (915) 212-0110
Web: mcad.elpasotexas.gov

Enjoy an evening of Music Under the Stars, a free, annual music series at Chamizal National Memorial Park. Every Thursday from mid-June to August, you'll find families, couples and friends gathering to enjoy a picnic while listening to the sounds of jazz, salsa, Latin romantic, big band, swing, mariachi, oldies and Texas Swing.

Southwestern International PRCA Rodeo

Southwestern International PRCA Rodeo

Address: 4100 E Paisano Dr, El Paso, TX 79905 - MAP
Phone: (915) 920-6618
Web: www.elprodeo.com

There's a whole lot of ridin' and ropin' every September at the Southwestern International PRCA Rodeo. Known as the 17th oldest rodeo in the nation, this festival is ranked as one of the top 50 shows by professional rodeo cowboys.

St. Nicholas Greek Festival

St. Nicholas Greek Festival

Address: 124 S Festival Dr, El Paso, TX 79912 - MAP
Phone: (915) 833-0882
Web: www.stnicholas.tx.goarch.org

Celebrate Greek food, music and culture at the annual St. Nicholas Greek Festival every August. Plenty of dancing and revelry, along with tasty treats like baklava, spanakopita, souvlaki and more. Great fun for the whole family.

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