Event happening in El Paso this week


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Jaqueline Martinez, Staff Reporter

Blue Man Group 

7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20 

El Paso Plaza Theatre 

Hosted by El Paso Live, the Blue Man Group, an American performance art company, will be performing at the El Paso Plaza Theatre on Wednesday, Nov. 20.  Known for their spectacular performances of incorporating music and art through theatrical shows, the Blue Man Group offers a unique form of entertainment. Tickets are available online.  

Thanksgiving Food Drive 

8 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Thursday, Nov. 21 

Armed Services YMCA El Paso, 7060 Barnes St. 

ASYMCA has partnered with Fort Bliss and the El Paso community to distribute turkeys and food baskets to enlisted families. The program aims to help alleviate the financial burden of the holidays on military families. Sorting and bagging food items will take place on Nov. 21 and the distribution of food bags will take place on Nov. 22. To register visit: www.asymca.org/el-paso-sign-in  

Rezz live at the El Paso County Coliseum 

8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22 

El Paso County Coliseum 

Canadian DJ and record producer Isabelle Rezazadeh, professionally known as “Rezz,” will perform live Friday, Nov. 22 at El Paso County Coliseum. The artist was nominated for the Juno Award for Electronic Album of the Year in 2018 and 2019, following the release of her debut album Certain Kind of Magic in 2018.  Tickets are available online.  

Winterfest Celebration of Lights and Parade 

12-11 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 

El Paso Winterfest 125 W. Mills Ave. 

El Paso’s winter festival returns for its fourth yearkicking off Saturday, Nov. 23 in Downtown El Paso. The annual festival will be bringing back the ice-skating ring along with the lights parade, music, food and entertainment. Ice skating passes will go on sale Nov. 14 at 10 a.m. 

Las Artistas Art and Fine Crafts Show 

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 

EPIC Railyard Event Center 2201 E Mills Ave.  

The 2019 Las Artistas Arts and Fine Crafts showcase sale, returns Nov. 23 and24 at the EPIC Railyard Event Center, featuring unique art and fine crafts made by emerging artists including UTEP’s ceramic and metals students.  

Jaqueline Martinez may be reached at [email protected]