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November 2017

The following events are just some of the events coming up this month. We generally post this list a month in advance, and do not update afterward so we can focus on the print edition instead. We leave the past monthly lists on the website just to give you some idea of what generally happens that month

Gala of the Royal Horses — The Royal Horses of Europe perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, at Don Haskins Center. Tickets: $25 to $45 ($5 discount for children 12 and younger and seniors 60 and older (excluding VIP). VIP seats (including meet and greet after the show) are $65 (Ticketmaster). Ticket information: 747-5234.

Jeff Dunham — The master comedian and ventriloquist and his slightly demented posse of puppets performs his “Passively Aggressive” Tour at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 1-2, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. Tickets: $50 to $63(Ticketmaster).

‘A Christmas Fair’ — The Junior League of El Paso’s 44th annual holiday shopping fair is Friday through Sunday, Nov. 3-5, at the El Paso Convention Center. This year’s theme is “Merry & Bright.” Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets: $10 ($9 seniors, military, children 6-12; free for children under six). Information: 584-3511 or jlep.org.
Special events:

3 Redneck Tenors — Showtime! El Paso presents the America’s Got Talent finalists, Broadway and opera stars at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Individual tickets: $30; $10 age 6-25 (Ticketmaster). Information: 544-2022 or showtimeelpaso.com.

Latin 90’s Pop Tour — Some of the most popular Latin pop artists of the 1990s perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, at El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano, with OV7, Aleks Syntek, the Sacados, Caló, Fey, JNS and a solo performance by Litzy (formerly of JNS). Tickets: $38-$225 (Ticketmaster).

UTEP Men’s Basketball - The Miners’ home games are 7 p.m. at the Don Haskins Center. Ticket prices to be announced. Information: 747-5234 or utepathletics.com.
• Friday, Nov. 3: Western New Mexico (exhibition).
• Friday, Nov. 10: Louisiana State
• Monday, Nov. 27: Lamar.

UTEP Women’s Basketball - Home games are in the Don Haskins Center. Ticket information: 747-5234 or utepathletics.com.
• 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4: St. Mary’s University (exhibition)
• 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11: CSU Bakersfield(exhibition)
• 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18: Texas A&M Corpus Christi
• 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30: New Mexico.

El Paso Rhinos - El Paso's Junior League ice hockey team’s home games are at Hospitals of Providence Events Center, next to the Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. Tickets: $5-$30. Free to active military with ID. Information: 479-PUCK (7825) or elpasorhinos.com.
• 7 p.m. Friday and noon Sunday, Nov. 3 and 5: Superior Roughriders.
• 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, and Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24-25: Springfield Express.

UTEP Department of Music — Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall. Tickets prices vary; most performances are $5 ($3 students/military; free for UTEP faculty, students and staff).Information: 747-5606 or music.utep.edu.
• UTEP Opera presents “On Broadway” for its fall showcase 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3-4.
• UTEP Percussion presents the Music of Brazil with Batuque Trio at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5.

‘Frankenstein’ — El Paso Playhouse, 2501 Montana, presents Mary Shelly’s classic 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3-5. Tickets: $8-$11. Information: 532-1317 or elpasoplayhouse.com.

‘Dolores’ — Kids-N-Co. presents the bilingual original play at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3-5, at First Presbyterian Church, 1340 Murchison. DTickets: $7 ($5 children, students, senior citizens, military). Information: 274-8797 or on Facebook at El Paso Kids-n-Co.

‘The Rocky Horror Show’ — Sun City Musical Theatre, 3733 Shell Suite C, presents the musical Nov. 3-4. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. plus midnight shows Saturday. Tickets: $10-$15. Information: suncitymusicaltheatre.com or on Facebook.

‘Jugface’ — The Border Theater presentation is 8 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Nov. 3-5, at Glasbox, 201 Poplar. Door open at 7:30 p.m. Information: 412-5283 or bordertheatre.org.

Shakespeare Festival — Shakespeare on the Rocks presents “Much Ado About Nothing” Nov. 4-5 and “Richard III” Nov. 11-1 at the Chamizal National Memorial, 800 S. San Marcial. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $8-$10. Information: 474-4275 shakespeareontherocks.com or on Facebook.

Club Zombie 5K — Cielo Vista Optimist Club hosts the 5K race and 1 mile run, creep and crawl at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at St. Paul's Methodist Church, 7000 Edgemere. Registration: raceadventuresunlimited.com.

Dance for Kids’ Sake — Big Brother Big Sisters of El Paso will host its 10th annual local take on the show “Dancing with the Stars” at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Plaza Theatre. Admission: $50. Information: 544-4203, bbbsep.org.

‘Night of Contemporary Dance’ — Olga’s Russian Ballet School performs at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at UTEP’s Magoffin Auditorium. Tickets: $15 ($10 seniors, students) (Ticketmaster). Information: 408-3405 or balletelpaso.com.

Paw Pageant — El Pawso’s Pageant: A Pageant for Dogs, is 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at Cleveland Square Park, 510 N. Santa Fe. Food trucks, entertainment, vendors and family activities. Admission is free; $25 contestant. Information: 235-2022, events@emajj.com or on Facebook at epawsos.

Renaissance Artsfaire — The 46th 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. 4-5, at Young Park, Walnut and Lohman in Las Cruces. Admission: $10; free for age 12 and younger; advance discount tickets are two for $15. Information: (575) 523-6403 or daarts.org.

Tournament of Bands — The annual showcase of area high school marching bands begins at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at NMSU’s Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces. Preliminaries end around 5:30 p.m.; finals are 8 to 10 p.m. Tickets: $17; $7 age 6-12 (Ticketmaster).

Veterans’ Day Car Show — The 20th annual car show is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Veterans Center, 992 S. Broadway, Truth or Consequences, N.M. Spectator admission is free. Information: (575) 894-4222, or sam.shannon@state.nm.us.

Lowbrow Palace — 111 E. Robinson. Tickets at lowbrowpalace.com.
• Moving Units — TLA indie rock band, 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4. Tickets: $10-$12.
• Camera — Electronic dance band, 9 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12. Tickets: $8-$10.
• Jacob Banks — British singer-songwriter, 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13. Tickets: $13-$15.
• Dear Tick — The punk band performs an acoustic set at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14. Tickets: $20-$25.
• Snow Tha Product — The Mexican-American hip hop artist’s Vibehigher Tour is 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15. Ages 18 and older admitted. Tickets: $19 ($60 VIP meet and greet).
• Walker Lukens — Houston indie singer songwriter 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20. Tickets: $10-$12.

‘Hebraic Rhapsody’ – El Paso Pro-Musica opens its season with Grammy award winning cellist Zuill Bailey and pianist Elizabeth DeMio at 2 p.m. Sunday at UTEP’s Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall, at 7:30 p.m. Monday in Las Cruces (location to be announced), Nov. 5-6. Tickets: $25; $20 seniors, military; $5 students. Information: 747-8163 or eppm.org.

Paul Anka — The legendary singer and songwriter performs at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. A Tickets: $59-$169 (Ticketmaster).

R.E.D. 5K — Spartyka Foundation presents the “Remember Everyone Deployed” 5K race and 1 mile walk at 8 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, at El Paso Community College Transmountain campus, 9750 Gateway North. Cost: $25. Information: spartykafoundation.org; registration at raceadventuresunlimited.com.

Tricky Falls — 209 S. El Paso. Information: 351-9909 or trickyfalls.com.
• Soulfly performs the album Nailbomb in its entirety Tuesday, Nov. 7, with Harms Way, Lody Kong and Noisem. Tickets: $26-$30.
• Oceans Ate Alaska — The British metalcore band is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, with Invent, Animate, Dayseeker, Afterlife, Monrowe, Cloud 4 and Until The Avalanche. Tickets: $13-$15.
• I Prevail — The Detroit post-hardcore band’s “Rage on the Stage Tour” is 6:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, with We Came As Romans, The Word Alive and Escape The Fate. Tickets: $25-$29.
• Lil’ Peep — American rapper and singer at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14. Tickets: $20.
• Z-Ro & Slim Thug — The rappers’ We Run the South Tour is 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, with Boome1000 and Cure for Paranoia. Tickets: $26; VIP meet and greet $126.
• Brujeria — The band performs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, with special guests Voodoo Glow Skulls and Piñata Protest. Tickets: $24.
• Cattle Decapitation — The death metal band performs at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, with Revocation, Full Of Hell and Artificial Brain. Tickets: $19-$21.
• glassjAw — The 5-piece hardcore band hosts their NY 1993 Tour at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20. Tickets: $26-$30.

Bloodletting — The death metal band’s North American Tour is Wednesday, Nov. 8, with Origin, Archspire, Defeated Sanity, Dyscarnate, Visceral Disgorge, The Kennedy Veil, Beyond the Dead and local bands at Rockhouse Bar and Grill, 9828 Montana. Information: 591-7625 or on Facebook at RockHouseDiveBarKitchen.
Las Cruces International Mariachi Conference — The annual conference returns Nov. 8-12, with workshops, performances and more. Information: (575) 525-1735, lascrucesmariachi.org, or on Facebook.

Amanda Miguel y Diego Verdaguer — The Argentine husband and wife music stars, dubbed Latin America’s “Sonny and Cher,” perform at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Plaza Theatre. Tickets: $44, $59, $79 and $97. (Ticketmaster).

ExpoArte 2017 — Amigos de la Fundacion Mascareñas’ annual gala, “Night of Art and Culture” is Thursday, Nov. 9, at Cibeles Convention Center in Juárez, featuring live performances, music and culinary arts. Information: 544-5118 in El Paso; 612-3175 in Juárez, or fmascarenas.org.

Christmas Jubilee — The annual Ruidoso shopping extravaganza is Friday through Sunday, Nov. 10-12, at the Ruidoso Convention Center. Admission: $2 (free for active military and children under 12). Information: ruidosochristmasjubilee.net or on Facebook at Ruidoso Christmas Jubilee.

David Nevue in Concert — Award winning pianist, composer and recording artist David Nevue performs for the first time in El Paso 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at the International Museum of Art, 1211 Montana. Hosted by Desert Star Concert Series. Admission: $10. Information: 633-4197.

Franklin Mountains Trail Run — The ultra marathon, half-marathon, 5K and 10K trail runs and 6-mile King and Queen Race are Friday through Sunday, Nov. 10-12, at Franklin Mountains State Park. Information: trailracingovertexas.com/franklin-mountains-trail-run

Holly Day House - The Artists of Picacho Hills host a holiday shopping event 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10-11, at Saint Paul’s Methodist Church, 225 West Griggs, in Las Cruces. Information: artistsofpicachohills.com.

‘Motown The Musical’ — The true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul is 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10-11, at the Plaza Theatre. Tickets at Ticketmaster.

Miners Hockey Club — UTEP’s hockey team hosts TCU 7:30 p.m. Friday and 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10-11, at Hospitals of Providence Events Center, at El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. Tickets: $7-$20. Information: 491-7879 or minershockey.com.

Sun Bowl Art Exhibition — The annual show and art competition runs Nov. 10-Dec. 31 at the International Museum of Art, 1211 Montana. Information: 543-6747 and internationalmuseumofart.net.

YLM Gala — Ysleta Lutheran Mission Human Care hosts its gala dinner, “Portraits of Care” Friday, Nov. 10. Information: 858-2588 or ylm.org.

Desert Dash — Asombro Institute hosts the 5K, 10K, half-marathon and Children’s 1K Trail Race Saturday, Nov. 11, at Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park, 56501 N. Jornada, in Las Cruces. Information:(575) 524-3334 or asombro.org.

Northgate Arts and Crafts Fair — Northgate Christian Church, 5430 Yvette, hosts the fair 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at Specht Hall, next to church. Admission is free. Information: 755-0831.

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Fiesta — Alex Rodriguez, former Texas Rangers and New York Yankee baseball star, is guest speaker at the chamber’s 27th annual gala event Saturday, Nov. 11, at Wyndham El Paso Airport. Tickets: $125; on sale Oct. 15. Information: 566-4066.

Speaking Rock Entertainment Center — 122 S. Pueblo Rd. Information: 860-7777 or speakingrockentertainment.com.
• The heavy alt rock band Drowning Pool performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11.
• Indie rockers Manchester Orchestra performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18.

Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort and Casino — Mescalero, N.M. Shows start at 8 p.m. Tickets through Yapsody.com or Ticketmaster. Information: 1-877-277-5677 or innofthemountaingods.com.
• Charley Pride — The country music legend performs Saturday, Nov. 11. Tickets: $25-$65.
• Ramon Ayala — The norteño singer and songwriter performs Saturday, Nov. 25. Tickets: $30-$75.

EPSYOs Fall Concert — El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestras, perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Information: 525-8978 or epsyos.org.

Michael Martin Murphey — The cowboy and country music legend performs at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. Alamogordo. Tickets: $15, $25 and $35. Information: (575) 437-2202 or flickingercenter.com.

‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ — The new touring live production 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, at the Spencer Theater for Performing Arts in Alto, N.M. Tickets: $39-$59. Information: (575) 336-4800 or spencertheater.com..

Flying Horse Half Marathon — The half-marathon, 10K and 5K runs hosted by Race El Paso are 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 18, in Anthony, Texas. Registration at raceelpaso.com.

UTEP Football — The Miners host Louisiana Tech for the final home game of the season at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Sun Bowl Stadium. Tickets: $10-$30. Information: 544-5234 or utepathletics.com.

Las Artistas — Las Artistas 48th annual Art and Craft Show is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18-19, Epic Railyard Event Center, 2201 E Mills, with more than 90 artists and craftspeople, and art students. Cost: $6; free for age 17 and younger. Information: 319-4541 or lasartistas.org.

Reik — One of them most recognized bands in Latin American performs at 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. Tickets: $49 to $128 (Ticketmaster).

Stuff the Truck — The Salvation Army hosts a housewares and clothing drive 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 18-19, at Barnett Harley Davidson, 8272 Gateway East. Information: 565-6532 or salvationarmytexas.org/elpaso.

Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic — The 43rd annual event featuring America’s top college golfers is Nov. 19-21 at El Paso Country Club, sponsored by the Sun Bowl Association. Information: 533-4416, ext. 15, or sunbowl.org.

Sun City Roller Girls — The “Naughty vs. Nice” bout is at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, El Paso County Coliseum’s Judging Arena, 4100 E. Paisano. Tickets: $7-$10. Information: suncityrollergirls.com.

Holiday Revels, — UTEP Music Department’s annual gala holiday show, “One World, One Voice,” is 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 20-21, in UTEP’s Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall. Tickets: $3-$. Information: 747-5606 or utep.edu/music.

FirstLight Federal Credit Union Sun Bowl Parade — The 81st annual Sun Bowl Parade is 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 23(Thanksgiving Day) along Montana from Ochoa to Copia. This year’s theme is “American Folklore.” Information: 533-4416 or sunbowl.org.

MC Magic & Lil Rob also Baby Bash — The rappers perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25, at the Plaza Theatre, performing their hits such as hits like “Sexy Lady,” “Cyclone,” and “Summer Nights.” Tickets: $45, $90, $125 (Ticketmaster).

‘A World of Guitar’ — Guitarist Nathan Conelius is this year’s featured artist for El Paso Pro-Music’s Young Artist Development Series in collaboration with the Peabody Conservatory and John Hopkins University, Nov. 28-Dec. 2. Information: 747-8163 or eppm.org.
  Main performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in Las Cruces (location to be announced), and Friday, Dec. 1, at UTEP’s Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall. Tickets: $25; $20 seniors, military; $5 youth.

Franco Escamilla — The Mexican comedian, musician and announcer, known as “The Master of Sarcasm” brings his “Por La Anecdota” show to El Paso at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29, at the Plaza Theatre. Tickets: $39 to $125 (Ticketmaster).

Lindsey Stirling — The YouTube sensation bring her ‘Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour” to El Paso at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Tickets: $39.75 to $59.75 (Ticketmaster); VIP packages available.

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