Visit El Paso Launches New Smartphone APP!


One of the biggest challenges for Downtown El Paso (DTEP) let alone an entire city, is communicating the constantly changing mosaic of activity to visitors and locals. Maybe sometime in the past, saying, “There’s nothing to do here,” applied but no longer. With a population boom, local investment in city infrastructure and Downtown revitalization, there is … [Read more...]

Father Rahm Receives Person of the Year Award!

Father Rahm

On Saturday, May 16th starting at 8:30 a.m., the festivities begin for the public to celebrate Father Haroldo J. Rahm’s service to Sacred Heart Church. Now, 95, Father Rahm has dedicated his life in service to his faith and to serving others. Following a welcome home dinner for the Father on Thursday, May 14th, Saturday will have a Bicycle Parade, a Mural … [Read more...]

Q&A with Ruben Holguin of Mariachi Loco Music Festival!


The INSIDER spoke with event coordinator Ruben Holguin about the Mariachi Loco Music Festival and how he, “Keeps Calm and Mariachis On.” The festival is scheduled to make Mother’s Day weekend one for the books in the heart of Downtown El Paso, May 8th though the 10th. Q. What spurred you to create this event and was it easy to find local talent? A. It was a … [Read more...]

Last Thursdays Art Crawl 4.30.15

Artist - Jeremy Williams

Last Thursdays are back! With the Downtown community coming together and doing what they do best, scores of people walked the streets of DTEP admiring art and discovering new businesses and making new friends! … [Read more...]

Brehane’s adds a little Soul to DTEP

Shrimp Po Boys

Chef Anthony Copeland leaves an impression. Not just with his kinetic personality but with his food. At times we forget that Chef’s not only feed us, but they do so in a way that makes them artists. When we think of artists, we think of musicians, painters, sculptors but make no mistake, the marriage of discipline to creativity can make anyone an … [Read more...]