Earlier this month we provide you with a list of great things to do with kids this summer. Now it’s time to get out of your apartment in El Paso for your own fun time on the town. To get you in the mood, we’ve selected a few of our favorite things to do with your favorite friend or hot date!
800 S San Marcial Street
Enjoy an evening of Music Under the Stars, a free, annual music series at Chamizal National Memorial Park. Every Thursday from mid-June to August, you'll find families, couples and friends gathering to enjoy a picnic while listening to the sounds of jazz, salsa, Latin romantic, big band, swing, mariachi, oldies and Texas Swing.
El Paso Comic Strip Comedy Club
1201 Airway Boulevard
Laugh it up with the kings and queens of comedy at the El Paso Comic Strip Comedy Club. As a favorite local nightlife spot and one of the nation's top comedy clubs, the Comic Strip has hosted Jim Carrey, Ellen DeGeneres, Sinbad, Paul Rodriguez and more.
6900 Hueco Tanks Road
Take a step back into time, where early rock formations created naturally breathtaking beauty over thousands of years. Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site is a world-renown outdoor area, featuring natural rock basins and historical rock paintings.
125 Pioneer Plaza
Experience a jewel of a classic theater and see a performance on a romantic date at the Plaza Theatre in downtown El Paso. Now restored to its original splendor, the former film house currently hosts Broadway shows, concerts and other live performances and films.
1700 McKinley Avenue
You haven't seen the El Paso Franklin Mountains until you witness their breathtaking beauty from the Wyler Aerial Tramway at Franklin Mountains State Park. Ride a gondola where you'll have an unobstructed view of three states and two nations.