The Hip Hop for AIDS Event will include a dance competition with awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, open mic time featuring local testimonials, highlight local solo and group entertainers from the region, and a first ever appearance in El Paso for award winning artist Marques Houston.

Houston is best known for his role as Roger Evans in the TV comedy series, Sister Sister and as a member of the R&B singing group Immature.

The event will not only raise funds but awareness and provide testing, prevention and education, food pantry, clothing closet, housing, utility services, outreach and prevention programs directly coordinated by International AIDS Empowerment.

  • 1st Hip Hop for Aids Event
  • Saturday, May 4th
  • El Maida Shrine
  • 6331 Alameda
  • 12p-10p
  • Tickets $15 / $20 at the door, available at: International AIDS Empowerment, 800 Montana & All That Music at 6800 Gateway East