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EL PASO SCENE FEATURED EVENTS
University Dance Company — The UTEP Department of Theater & Dance presents the new campus dance company and guest artists 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1-4, at UTEP’s Wise Family Theatre. The performance feature original works from UTEP faculty members, nationally renowned guest artists Jose Zamora and Shannon Mockli, and UTEP alumni-collective Fawnz Dance Company. Tickets: $12-$18 ($10 on Nov. 1). Information: 747-5118, theatredance.utep.edu or on Facebook.
The new University Dance Company that will showcase the talent and artistry of the students within the rigor of the pre-professional dance world.
Hal Marcus Gallery — 1308 N. Oregon. The gallery specializes in local and early El Paso art. Hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; noon to 7 p.m. Thursday. Information: 533-9090 or halmarcus.com.
Showing Nov. 1-16: K-12 Student Art Exhibit “Veteran’s Table: American Stories,” in honor of Veterans Day. Public opening reception is 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday Nov. 1.
‘A Christmas Fair’ — The Junior League of El Paso’s 45th annual holiday shopping fair is Friday through Sunday, Nov. 2-4, at the El Paso Convention Center. This year’s theme is “O Deer!.” Hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The fair brings together about 200 merchants from across the country as well as arts, crafts, live entertainment, music, and photos with Santa. Tickets at the door: $10 ($8 seniors, military, children 6-12; free for children under six). Two-day tickets are $15 Information: 584-3511 or jlep.org.
Storytime with Santa is noon and 2 p.m. Saturday, and 10:30 a.m. and noon Sunday, with complimentary milk and cookies for children.
A Pre-Shopping Party is noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the new Kendra Scott location at La Villita, 6801 N Mesa.
LumberJack Bash is 6 to 11 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, with performance by Dirty River boys, heavy hors d’oeuvres and private shopping. Tickets: $75.
A Flannel & FlapJacks Children’s Party is 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, with breakfast, entertainment, crafts and admission to the fair. Tickets: $15.
Día de los Muertos ‘Que Florezca la Vida’ — La Mujer Obrera Café Mayapán, 2000 Texas, hosts its 21st annual Day of the Dead 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, with featuring traditional foods, Danza Azteca, live music, workshops and community altars. Admission is free. Information: 217-1126, mujerobrera.org or on Facebook at mujerobrera.
Altars are dedicated to loved ones who have passed to create an inviting space for their spirits to return. Marigolds, Pan de Muerto, Fruit, Candles, Pictures, food and drinks adorn each altar.
Crossland Gallery — 500 W. Paisano (in the Art Junction of El Paso). Showing Nov. 3-Dec. 14: “Celebration ... Wonderful You,” honoring artists who gave works of art to brighten the lives of veterans. Opening reception is 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3.. Information: 534-7377, CrosslandArtGallery.com, or on Facebook.
Fort Bliss Holiday Bazaar — The NCO Wives’ Club will host the annual bazaar Nov. 3-4 at the Trading Post (old Commissary) on Fort Bliss, Bldg. 1717 Marshall (at Hahn). The 2nd largest bazaar in West Texas features more than 100 vendors from throughout the Southwest offering arts, crafts, antiques and food such as homemade baked goods, bratwurst, Mexican food and more. Door prizes also offered. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Proceeds benefit the nonprofit club’s various charitable projects; admission fees to towards the club’s scholarship fund. Admission: $1 (includes door prize ticket); free ages 17 and younger. Information: 309-0970.
Renaissance Artsfaire — The 47th annual event, sponsored by the Doña Ana Arts Council, is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3-4, at Young Park, Walnut and Lohman in Las Cruces. Information: (575) 523-6403 or daarts.org.
The fair offers handcrafted items created by artists from around the Southwest, food supporting area non-profit organizations, the Dragon’s Eye Tavern wine and beer garden, the Children’s Realm, jousting on horseback, and entertainment on several stages. Royal procession at 1 p.m. both days.
Admission: $10; free for age 12 and younger; advance discount tickets (two for $15) offered at the DAAC Arts and Cultural Center, 1740 Calle de Mercado, Suite-B-D, Pic Quik convenience store locations, or at daarts.org. No pets except service animals.
VIP passes are $80 with one-day all-access for two adults, preferred parking near entrance, and access to two VIP areas: one adjacent to the main stage with complimentary food and beverages, and the second with a royal view of jousting with the Queen.
Free Royal Shuttle departs from the southwest parking lot of the Mesilla Valley Mall, starting at 9 a.m.
Love Buzz — 3011 Pershing. Age 21 and older. Information: 257-3118 or on Facebook at LoveBuzz915.
• Holy Waves — The “hometown heroes” return at 3:11 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, with Lunas. Admission: $5.
• The Division Men — The Austin acoustic husband-and-wife duo performs at 9 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4.
Derik Nelson & Family — Showtime! El Paso opens its season with the family ensemble at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Individual tickets available at the door only. Information: 247-2726, Events@showtimeelpaso.com, showtimeelpaso.com or on Facebook.
Siblings Derik, Riana and Dalten perform unique arrangements of popular music.
Tricky Falls — 209 S. El Paso. Día de los Muertos show featuring Green Velvet Latmun is Wednesday, Oct. 31. Admission: $22. Information: 351-9909. Tickets at trickyfalls.com.
Lowbrow Palace —1101 Texas. Tickets at lowbrowpalace.com.
• Starcrawler — Rock band, 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31. Tickets: $12.
• Big Data — The electronic band behind hits like “Dangerous” and “Bombs Over Brooklyn” presents the Sirius XM’s AltNation Tour at 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, with Castlecomber and Fitness. Tickets: $18.
• Duckwrth — The rapper performs at 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, outdoors. General admission: $13. VIP packages: $65.
UTEP Opera Fall Production — Opera UTEP presents Menotti’s “The Telephone” and Barber’s “A Hand of Bridge” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2 and 4, at UTEP’s Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall. Admission: $12; $8 seniors and military, non-UTEP Students; $3 UTEP students, faculty & staff. Information: 747-5606 or utep.edu/opera.
Also featured are selections from Puccini’s “Madame Butterfly,” “La Boheme,” and “Suor Angelica,” as well as two scenes from “Before Night Falls” by Cuban American composer Jorge Martin.
Artisanals — The southern rock band performs Friday, Nov. 2, , at Rockin’ Cigar Bar, 6404 N. Mesa, in support of their new self-titled album. Information: 759-4159, rockincigar.com or on Facebook.
Raven — The British heavy metal band perform Saturday, Nov. 3, at Joey’s Bad Company Bar, 6263 Airport, as part of their North American Tour, with opening band Extinction AD. Information, show time: 249-6986 or on Facebook at Joeys Bad Company Bar.
Michale Graves — The Ex-Misfits member performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Rockhouse, 9828 Montana, with Argyle Goolsby, Roving Midnight (ex-Blitzkid) and Nim Vind. Information: 591-7625.
Barak — The popular Latin Christian group performs for Conference Empoderados at 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. Tickets: $30 general admission (Ticketmaster).
ALSO THIS WEEK
David and Teesha Laflin — The Christian illusionists will perform 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Coronado Baptist Church, 501 Thunderbird. Tickets: $5. Information: 584-3912, ext. 27 or cbcelp.org.
Since 2002, the couple have become internationally recognized for their creative blend of both classic and cutting-edge illusions. Their programs have been featured at the NCAA Final Four.
La Parada — The monthly grassroots event celebrating local culture and lifestyles is 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. the first Friday of the month (Nov. 2) at San Carlos Building, 501 Texas. Art market open all night. Information: 351-6023 or on Facebook at laparadaep.
This month is a “Psychedelic Day of the Dead” with Golden Dawn Arkestra (ATX) & Future Tense. DJ include OneManJazz, Layne Beachly (Kikimora), JJ Caballero (Live Set), Tony Leal (PART TIME) and Mundox (MATTOX). More entertainers to be announced..
Paw Pageant — El Pawso’s Pageant: A Pageant for Dogs, begins at 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Cleveland Square Park, 510 N. Santa Fe. Food trucks, entertainment, vendors and family activities. Well-behaved, leashed dogs welcome. Admission is free; $30 contestant. Information: 999-1781 or emajj.com/el-pawso-s-pageant.html, or on Facebook at epawsos.
Competitive events include: Personality Wear, My Dog’s Got Talent, and Glamour. Ribbon Winner categories include Photogenic, Best Tail Wagging, Best Mirror Image (look-alike), most original costume, and ugly duckly.
Bourbon and Barbeque — The 2nd annual event featuring bourbons from all over the United States is 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Southwest University Park, with tasting and bourbon experts. Tickets: $65, includes 5 bourbon tastings and a barbecue meal. Upgrades for five additional tastings are $20; VIP experiences offered; available at southwestuniversitypark.com. Information: 533-BASE.
The outdoor bar will also have cocktails, beer and wine available for purchase. Featured cocktails will be bourbon-related, prepared by guest mixologists.
Art and Music — Guitarist Doug Adamz performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Star City Studio, 120 W. Castellano, along with a reception for the work of artist Nancy Dunn 6 to 9:30 p.m. Tickets: $20 at brownpapertickets.com for concert; reception is free. Information: 257-4777, starcitystudioproductions.com.
Adamz’ solo concert will feature his finger-style guitar playing, original guitar compositions, harmonica, songs and stories.
Trick or Treat & More
Celebrate the Skeleton — El Paso Community College’s Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community Library, 6701 S. Desert, hosts an evening with candies, costumes and seasonal crafts 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, for all ages. Admission is free. Information: 831-8840.
EPCC Fall Festival — El Paso Community College hosts the family fall festival 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at EPCC’s Valle Verde campus’s Americana Language Village, 919 Hunter, with costume contest for ages 0-12, carnival rides, food and games. Activity bracelets: $15 for all rides (individual ride tickets may be purchased). Ticket booths open at $15. Information: 831-2096.
City Halloween carnivals — The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department’s annual Halloween Happiness throughout the city at area recreation centers Wednesday, Oct. 31. The carnivals include family costume contests, jumping balloons and other types of family fun. Call local center for times. Admission is free.
Kern Place Halloween — The Kern Place Association’s annual Halloween events are Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Madeline Park. Time, information: kernplace.org or on Facebook at Kern Place Association.
KLAQ Halloween Parade — The annual parade is Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Album Park, 3001 Parkwood, and returns there. The parade is 1.9 miles and lasts about one hour. Prizes will be given in various categories. No entry fee, but entries must display “KLAQ.” Parade usually begins at 3:30 p.m., but early arrival strongly encouraged; pre-registration is 10 to 3 p.m. Information: 544-8864 or klaq.com.
Trick-or-Treat Off the Street — Bassett Place mall, 6101 Gateway West, hosts its annual safe trick or treat event 4:30 p.m. (until the candy runs out) Wednesday, Oct. 31. Alta Vista Optimist Club will be located near the Food Court passing out candy to those who dress up. All children in costume welcome to participate, admission is free. Information: 772-7479 or shopbassettplace.com.
Massacre on Marshall Road — Fort Bliss’s annual haunted house is open 6 p.m. to midnight, Wednesday, Oct. 31. Not recommended for children under 10 or the “faint of heart.” Admission: $5; discounted prices ($3) Oct. 27-28, during the Monster Bash event. Information: 588-8247.
Forbidden Acres — The Haunted House experience is 7:30 p.m. to midnight nightly Oct. 26-31, at 13161 Tobacco Road (far east El Paso, off, take Square Dance Road north from Montana). All ages welcome; young children accompanied by an adult. Admission: $15 cash only; military discounts offered. Information: 256-3088 or on Facebook.
Lost El Paso Paranormal Tours — The group specializes in original historical El Paso ghost tours. Tours are hosted by “Weird Texas” author Heather Shade or other costumed guides. Space is limited. Information: 503-8960, firstname.lastname@example.org or on Facebook. Tickets at squareup.com.
Devil’s Night Concordia Ghost Tour is 9 to 11 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 30. The night before Halloween is known as Devil's Night aka Mischief Night. Costume contest with prizes at the beginning of the tour. Check in is 8:30 p.m. Gates will be closed at 9 p.m. Proceeds benefit Concordia Cemetery. Cost: $15.
KLAQ Haunted Houses of Terror — The annual haunting is through Oct. 31 at Desert Warriors Paintball, 13900 Montana featuring five haunted houses for one ticket price. Hours are 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 7 p.m. to midnight Fridays, Saturdays, and Halloween night, Wednesday, Oct. 31. Haunted House recommended for ages 14 and older. Admission: $20. Information: 502-3968 or thehauntedhousesofterror.com.
Those donating blood at any Vitalant (formerly United Blood Services) location receives free admission.
Houses are “Trail of the Undead,” “Church of Damnation,” “Psycho Circus,” “Jigsaw’s House of Torment,” and “The Texas Slaughterhouse.”
‘Terror Trail Haunted House’ — WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures, 401 Anthony, in Canutillo, hosts its two-acre Terror Trail Haunted House 7:30 p.m. to 11:45 Fridays and Saturdays, and Halloween Night, and 7:30 to 9:45 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 3. Ages 10 and older welcome; no costumes may be worn to the trail. Tickets available 30 minutes prior to each performance, or online at texasterrortrail.com. Information: 877-FEAR (3327).
The Zombie Adventure also runs during this time, allowing guests to hunt down zombies with laser guns.
Carnival-style waiting area includes photo ops, simulated “Last Ride” 4D coffin adventure, roaming characters and more.
Mazes & Pumpkins
El Paso’s Corn Maze — The 10-acre maze and pumpkin patch is open 1 to 9 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3-4 at 1100 Old Hueco Tanks Road (south of I-10 at Exit 35),. Admission: $10.95; $9.95 military/teacher with ID; $8.95 age 3-11; free for ages 2 and younger. Group rates available. Information: 915-213-4FUN (4386), elpasocornmaze.com or on Facebook.
La Union Maze — The 12-acre cornfield maze is open through Nov. 4 (weather permitting) for its 18th season at 1101 Highway 28 in La Union, N.M., next to Zin Valle Winery. Hours are 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Information: 549-1323 or launionmaze.com.
Bring Your Dog to the Maze Day is Sunday, Nov. 4. Shot records required.
Cost: $12 ($10 military; $7 seniors 65-75); $6 for ages 2-5 ($5 military.) Free for age two and seniors over 75. Open weekdays for scheduled field trips 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; with reservations. Tickets in advance at ticketleap.com.
Día de los Muertos
Día de los Muertos — The Calavera Coalition hosts its celebration of Day of the Dead at Old Mesilla Plaza with food, music, stories, dancing and piñatas Friday through Sunday Nov. 2-4. Traditional day of the dead altars will be on display. Vendors will feature handmade Day of the Dead-themed gifts. Admission is free. Information: (575) 647-2639 or email@example.com.
Concordia Día de Los Muertos — Concordia Heritage Association and Paso Del Norte Paranormal Society celebrate Day of the Dead 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Concordia Cemetery, 3700 E. Yandell (between Boone and Stevens) with revelers dressed in vintage Mexican clothes complete with skulls painted on their faces, 10-foot mojigangas (dancing skeleton puppets), a scavenger hunt, live music, Aztec dancers, food trucks, face painters, dancers, poetry readings, arts and crafts and ceremonial offerings. Tickets: $5. Information: 497-1126, 593-8906, firstname.lastname@example.org, concordiacemetery.org or email@example.com.
Guests may come dressed as Calacas or Catrinas (skeletons).
Noche de Calaveras Procession and Concert — The Day of the Dead event is 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, in Downtown El Paso, inspired by El Paso Museum of Art’s exhibition on “Jose Guadalupe Posada, After Posada: Revolution.” The parade and celebration begins at the museum with mariachis, dancers, marching bands, catrinas, calavera masks and large-scale marionettes designed by celebrated Colectivo Ultima Hora of Mexico City. The event ends with a concert. Information: 212-3068 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Attendees are encouraged to wear Day of the Dead costumes and calavera masks, bring candles, led lights, flowers and remembrances of loved ones.
For a good cause
Child Guidance Center’s Dinner and Roast — Sally Hurt-Deitch, Vice President for Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer for Tenet Healthcare, will be honored at the El Paso Child Guidance Center’s annual fundraising dinner and roast 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at El Paso Country Club, 5000 Country Club Place. All proceeds will go directly to the Center. Tickets: $150 ($1,250 table for ten); available at epcgc.org. Information: 562-1999.
Chamber of Commerce Gala — The 119th annual Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce gala celebrates “Día de Los Muertos” 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at El Paso Convention Center, with live music by Orkestra Mendoza and Fungi Mungle, cocktails, dinner and dancing, photo booths, folklorico dancing, and other live performers. Black tie event; masks and face painting encouraged. Tickets: $115. Table sponsorships available starting at $1,500. Information/RSVP: 534-0500. Registration at elpaso.org.
Howl at the Moon — The benefit for the Humane Society of El Paso is 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at 150 Sunset, 150 E. Sunset in the Upper Valley, with dinner, live music and live and silent auctions. Tickets: $75 ($750 table for ten). Information: 532-6971 or hselpaso.org.
Dance for Kids’ Sake — Big Brother Big Sisters of El Paso will host its 11th annual local take on the show “Dancing with the Stars” at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Plaza Theatre. Local corporate, political and media celebrities star as dancers and judges to money and awareness for the needs of more than 100 at-risk children and the benefits of Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring. Admission: $50. Information: 544-4203, bbbsep.org.
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Fiesta — Actor, producer and activist Wilmer Valderrama, best known for his roles in “That 70s Show” and “The Ranch,” is guest speaker at the chamber’s 28th annual gala event Saturday, Nov. 3, at Fort Bliss’s Centennial Club, 11199 Sergeant Churchill. Details and tickets to be announced. Information: 566-4066 or ephcc.org.
Valderrama, who grew up in Venezuela, currently stars in the drama “NCIS.” He will voice the first Latino Prince Charming in the upcoming animated feature film “Charming.” He has also appeared on “Grey’s Anatomy,” the “From Dusk Till Dawn,” and is the voice of ”Handy Manny,” helping preschoolers learn Spanish.
Marine Corps Birthday Ball — 19th Rifle Company, USMCR Foundation of El Paso, Texas, hosts it 11th annual ball celebrating the 242nd U.S. Marine Corps birthday 5 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Nov. 3, at The Forum Ballroom, 3800 Mattox, with music by Dora Reyes and Jose Sandoval, free soda and keg beer. Cocktail hour begins at p.m. with birthday ceremony at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and dance 8 p.m. to midnight. Dress is semi-formal (suit with tie). Cost: $35 donation per person. Information: 234-0192, menoL47@yahoo.com, 19thrifleco.com or on Facebook at 19thRifleCo.USMCRFoundation.
Brunch, Barks & Bingo — The 9th annual benefit for Animal Rescue League is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at Ardovino’s Desert Crossing’s Sunset Hall, 1 Ardovino Drive in Sunland Park.
Grooming service and other pet-geared vendors will be available, along with a pet costume contest. Well-behaved and leashed pets welcome. Cost: $25 (includes 5 bingo cards). Brunch not included. Reservations recommended: (575) 589-0653, ext. 3.
Free doggie treat with donation of cleaning supplies, new or gently used collars, leashes and/or canned dog or cat food.
El Paso Toy Run — El Paso Motorcycle Coalition’s 36th annual toy run parade begins at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at International Trick Driving School 141 Quinella in Sunland Park and ends at El Paso County Coliseum. Toy drop-off is at 11 a.m. with food, door prizes, music and more. All proceeds benefit the underprivileged children of El Paso County and its surrounding area. Entry: $10 plus a new toy donation ($5 or more value). Information: 494-4881, 740-9991, email@example.com or on Facebook.
New route goes from the school to Doniphan, then to Paisano through Downtown to the Coliseum.
‘Young Frankenstein’ — UTEP Dinner Theatre, in the UTEP Student Union West building, has extended its production of the Mel Brooks musical comedy through Nov. 4. Show time is 7 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; non-dinner matinees are Sunday 1:30 p.m. Oct. 28 and Nov. 4. Tickets: $33.50 to $43.50 Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday discount dinner performances; $36.50 to $48.50 (Friday and Saturday dinner performances), and $19.50 to $29.50 no-dinner matinee performances (Ticketmaster). Information: 747-6060 or utep.edu/udt.
‘Moon Over Buffalo’ — El Paso High School’s Tiger Theatre Troupe presents the comedy by Ken Ludwig at 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1-4, at El Paso High School Auditorium, 800 E. Schuster. Admission: $7 ($5 students). Information: 236-2500 or msmossephs.weebly.com.
In the madcap comedy tradition of “Lend Me a Tenor,” “Moon Over Buffalo” centers on George and Charlotte Hay, fading stars of the 1950s. On the brink of a disastrous split-up caused by George’s dalliance with a young ingénue, they receive word that they might just have one last shot at stardom: Frank Capra is coming to town to see their matinee, and if he likes what he sees, he might cast them in his movie remake of “The Scarlet Pimpernel.” Unfortunately, everything that could go wrong does go wrong.
‘Jeckyll & Hyde’ — El Paso Playhouse, 2501 Montana, presents the play based on the Robert Lewis Stevenson horror classic through Nov. 3. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $15 ($12 seniors 62+, students, military; $9 12 and younger). Information: 532-1317 or elpasoplayhouse.com.
Berchelt vs. Roman — WBC super featherweight champion Miguel “El Alacán” Berchelt of Cnacun (34-1, with 30 KOs) defends his world title Saturday, Nov. 3, against Miguel “Mickey” Roman, from Juárez, at the Don Haskins Center. Roman has a 60-12 record with 47 KOs). The bout will be streamed on ESPN Plus. Doors open at 4 p.m. Co-feature bout is an 8-round featherweight match between Miguel “The Scorpion” Marriago and Jose Estrella. Tickets: $35-$250.
UTEP Volleyball — The Miners host Charlotte at noon Sunday, Nov. 4, at Memorial Gym. Ticket information: 747-6150 or utepathletics.com.
UTEP Women’s Basketball - The team hosts St. Mary’s (Texas) for an exhibition game at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, in the Don Haskins Center. Ticket information: 747-5234 or utepathletics.com
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo 5K Mud Run —The fundraising obstacle course mud run and youth entrepreneurship event is 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 3, at Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, 601 Tiwa, hosted in collaboration with Speaking Rock Entertainment, Prairie View A&M University Cooperative Extension Program and Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Tribal Youth Council. Cost: $40 ($20 age 6-17). Team rate; $30 per team. Discounts available for tribal members, military, first responders, disabled athletes and seniors. Information: 771-2354 or Facebook (ydspmudrun)
Southern New Mexico
Howling Coyote Open Mic — The open mic event’s final gathering after 13 years is 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at Center for Spiritual Living, 575 N. Main, on Las Cruces Downtown Main Street, following the monthly Downtown Arts Ramble. Doors open for jam session at 5:45 p.m. for coffee, cake and jam session; numbers drawn for performance order at 6:30 p.m. Free admission. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oldies But Goodies and Remember When — The groups perform hits from the 1950s and 60s at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at the Rio Grande Theatre, 211 N. Main in the Las Cruces Downtown Mall in Las Cruces. Tickets: $25. Information: (575) 541-2290 or riograndetheatre.org.
Red White & Brew Wine and Beer Festival — The wine and beer event is 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, in Plaza De Las Cruces on historic Main Street in Downtown Las Cruces. Tickets: $15 (includes souvenir tumbler); age 21 free with legal parent of guardian. No pets allowed. Information: (575) 522-1232 or redwhiteandbrewfestival.com.
Los Payabrothers — The group will perform their Spanish-language comedy show at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Black Box Theatre, 430 N. Main, in Las Cruces. Suitable for ages 15 and older. Tickets: $15 ($12 for students and seniors over 65). Information: 328-9955.
‘Addams Family’ — Alamogordo Music Theatre’s presents the Tony Award-winning fairy tale adventure 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2-4 and Nov. 9-10 at the Flickinger Center, 1110 N. New York, in Alamogordo. Tickets: $12. Information: alamogordomusictheatre.org or on Facebook.
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