DWNTWN Halloween Parties!

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October 30th Spooky Weekend – The El Paso Museum of History is hosting a childrens and adult costume contest, treasure hunt, and giving candy from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. FREE for members, $2 admission for kids (2+) years and adults. 510 N. Santa Fe RSVP at 915-351-3588 Halloween Photo Contest Unveiling Party – Hosted by What’s Up! Magazine at El Luchador … [Read more...]

Paso Del Norte Paranormal Society Wants You to Show Them Your “Orbs”


This month is chock full of fall goodies, like pumpkin spice everything, cooler weather and Halloween traditions. The crazy train to spooky-town won’t stop until it reaches the end of the month, culminating on the one day we can celebrate all things macabre and brandish any costume we wish. We paid Henry Flores, President of the Paso Del Norte Paranormal Society … [Read more...]

Manchot Celebrates Second Birthday Under New Ownership!


With a feel that is half Spencers, half Zazzle, but a distinctly local flavor and a boutique style, Manchot celebrates its second birthday at the storefront on Friday, October 3, at 6 p.m. Located at 518 W. San Antonio Ave. Suite D, in the trend-setting Union Plaza district of downtown El Paso, the party will include mimosas, cake, a D.J. and live painting by … [Read more...]

Q&A with Nahum Avila of the Sun City Craft Beer Fest


Only about 300 breweries survived the U.S. Prohibition after 1933, and by 1982 only 50 breweries remained active in America. In the vacuum of beer emerged a homebrewing renaissance that has taken root since and grown into the craft beer culture we know today. Now there are over 2,000 independent craft brewers in the United States and growing. Celebrating this … [Read more...]

History Happy Hour at the El Paso Museum of History Pushes Boundaries


Typically "history" and “happy hour” would not be thought of together but the El Paso Museum of History is challenging public perception and perhaps taking the term back to its roots. A turn of the century term used to describe social events or social clubs and given steam by organized gatherings in the U.S. Navy, “happy hour” did not adopt a pre-dinner drink … [Read more...]