TGIF! Step outside of the ordinary and check out these ten off-the-beaten-path things to do in El Paso this weekend.

The weekend has finally arrived, and if you are looking to do something different, well, plenty is happening from Lucha Libre to bull riding, a free book drive, and amazing out-of-town eats; this and much more is happening in El Paso over the next few days.

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Plan a night out on the town with any of these ten fun, family-friendly, and off the wall events going down in the Sun City this weekend:

Raul Di Blasio

International pianist Raul Di Blasio continues with his El Paso concert residency at The Manor - this is one unique experience you don't want to miss.

  • Date: July 16, 2021
  • Admission: $95 +
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit eventbrite.com

SY!C Youth Art Camp Exhibition

SY!C

Head out and support the young students at the SY!C Youth Art Camp who've put together an awesome exhibit in honor of those lost to COVID-19.

Wasted Wigs Bingo Bar Crawl

Pride Month has been extended through the rest of the summer, and tonight you can join the fun during the Wasted Wigs Bingo Brawl Crawl in downtown El Paso.

UTEP Dinner Theatre's NUNSENSE The Musical

Catch dinner and a show during the last weekend of NUNSENSE The Musical - a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. NUNSENSE will be staged at the UTEP Dinner Theatre with a 50% audience capacity following other CDC guidelines.

  • Date: July 16 - 18, 2021
  • Admission: $25 +
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit ticketmaster.com

Tuff Hedeman Bull Riding

Bull riding is back during the annual Tuff Hedeman performance featuring an elite lineup of World Champs and a star-studded lineup of world-class bulls pitted against proven bull riders on tour today.

  • Date: July 17, 2021
  • Admission: $25 +
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit ticket center HERE

Yoga in the Park

All Bodies

Get your stretch on and decompress from the week at Memorial Park this weekend's All Bodies Yoga.

  • Date: July 17, 2021
  • Admission: Free (Suggested $5 donation benefiting Sun City Pride Scholarship Fund)
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit the event page HERE

Brave Books

Brave Books is committed to helping El Paso’s children become avid readers while encouraging parent participation by giving away 100 new children’s books (ages 3 – 8). First-come, first-served - Limit 2 children per adult.

  • Date: July 17-21, 2021
  • Admission: Free
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit Brave Books on Facebook

The Noodle Man


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Dream Kasestatad aka The Noodle Man, is back with his traveling Thai street food pop-up for 2-days only. These are some serious eats you don't want to miss out on.

Country Club Night Market

Enjoy shopping and outdoor dining during the food truck rally this weekend at the Country Club Night Market, all while supporting local.

  • Date: July 16-17, 2021
  • Admission: Free
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit Country Club Night Market on Facebook

Ride the Playa Drain Trail at Ascarate Park

Get those cruisers ready and join the afternoon ride through the Playa Drain Trail at Ascarate Park this Sunday.

  • Date: July 18, 2021
  • Admission: Free
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit the event page HERE

Lucha Libre

Lucha Libre returns to the El Paso County Coliseum with its high-flying antics combined with full magic, light, and sound show.

  • Date: July 18, 2021
  • Admission: $20+
  • Parking: Free
  • Event Info: Visit universe.com

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