From Gabriel Iglesias to Elton John, Monster Jam to Wrestlemania, there are some pretty cool concerts and events coming to our little corner of the desert in the next 12 weeks.

Here’s a month-by-month look at some of the best stuff going on in and around El Paso through May, 2017.

JANUARY

Jan. 26, A Chocolate Affair - The Chocolate Factory: 93.1 KISS-FM transforms Epic Railyard into a world of delectable chocolate indulgences from some of El Paso’s most scrumptious chocolate innovators. [Tickets + Info]

Jan. 27-Feb12, ‘Cabaret’: UTEP Dinner Theatre presents the Tony and Academy Award winning musical show set in the infamous Kit Kat Club and featuring some of the most memorable songs in theater history. [Tickets + Info]

Jan. 31, Foreigner: The late ’70s/early ’80s hitmakers bring their playlist of musical memories to El Paso. [Tickets + Info]

FEBRUARY

Feb. 10, Valentine’s Super Love Jam: Valentine’s Day comes early for fans of soul and R&B classics when Old School acts Zapp, Tierra, Evelyn Champagne King and more visit the Don Haskins Center. [Tickets + Info]

Feb. 10, 'Dancing With The Stars Live! - We Came to Dance': The hit ABC show returns to the Abraham Chavez Theater, featuring Season 23 winner and Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez and her partner Val Chmerkovskiy. [Tickets + Info]

Feb. 11, WWE Live - 'Road to Wrestlemania': Among the scheduled matches is the long-awaited Las Cruces debut of WWE Champion AJ Styles, plus many more. [Tickets + Info]

Feb. 25, The Music of Prince: The El Paso Symphony Orchestra brings the music of the late pop superstar to life, accompanied by a full rock band. [Tickets + Info]

Feb. 26, ‘Elvis Lives - The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artists Event': Journey across Elvis’ life in this multi-media live musical featuring the best Elvis Presley tribute artists the world has to offer. [Tickets + Info]

MARCH

Mar. 2, Green Day: The Grammy Award winning punk rock band returns with all-new music. [Tickets + Info]

March 4-5, Monster Jam: No less than 12 of the most popular twelve-feet-tall, ten-thousand-pound machines rip up Sun Bowl Stadium. [Tickets + Info]

Mar. 19, Bill Maher: The comedian/political satirist and host of "Real Time" brings the unflinching honesty and big laughs to the Plaza. [Tickets + Info]

Mar. 23, Elton John: Sir Elton John brings his ‘Behind the Piano’ tour and decades long repertoire of hits to the Don Haskins Center. [Tickets + Info]

Mar. 29, Chicago: The Grammy Award winning and 2016 Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame inductees return to the Plaza for a night of ’70s horn-based pop rock hits and soft-rock 80s ballads. [Tickets + Info]

APRIL

April 28-30, Las Cruces Country Music Festival: Kacey Musgraves, Travis Tritt, Tanya Tucker, and The Marshall Tucker Band headline the three day music festival in Downtown Las Cruces. [Tickets + Info]

April 29, Sun City Craft Beer Festival: Craft beer festival and tasting event featuring over 150 local and regional brews, food trucks, and live music.  [Tickets + Info]

MAY

May 3-14, The Phantom of the Opera: An updated version of the Andrew Lloyd Webber original hits the Plaza Theatre stage for 15 performances. [Tickets + Info]

May 5, Tequila, Taco & Cerveza Festival: World Class Tequilas, Mexican beers, tacos, and and Chihuahua Racing. [Tickets + Info]

May 19, Gabriel Iglesias: El Paso’s favorite fluffy comedian is bringing his new comedy show,The FluffyMania World Tour, to the Don Haskins Center. [Tickets + Info]

Note: This is only an overview and not meant to be a comprehensive list of every single event in El Paso and Las Cruces. Dates and times are subject to change at the discretion of the event organizers.