El Paso located in West Texas is growing into a global metropolis with a fascinating history and rich cultural heritage. El Paso’s cultural attractions are second to none, whether it’s the Art Museums, The El Paso Zoo, Nightlife, or just relaxing in Downtown District.
Wondering what to do in El Paso? El Paso offers endless options for memorable experiences. Whether it’s visiting a quiet museum, or attending a boisterous ball game, there are always things to do, interesting attractions and exciting events taking place throughout El Paso. Read on for our activities that you must experience.
TAKE A HIKE or RIDE THE AERIAL TRAMWAY
Franklin Mountains State Park | Instagram by @elpasoapparel
Call of the Mountains
The Franklin Mountains provided most of the basic necessities of life for early people here. Today, the mountains meet a different human need – our need for time in nature. Come explore these high-desert mountains, just 15 minutes from El Paso.
CATCH A GAME
Southwest University Park
For baseball fans, it doesn’t get any better than catching a game at Southwest University Park; home of the Pacific Coast League, the El Paso Chihuahuas is a significant contribution in Downtown El Paso.
SAN JACINTO PLAZA
San Jacinto Plaza
The recently renovated San Jacinto Plaza has everything within walking distance. Visit the Plaza Theater, catch a baseball game, grab a bit to eat, bar hop, of just hang out and shop around downtown El Paso.
SUNLAND RACETRACK AND CASINO
Sunland Racetrack and Casino
Experience Horse Racing, live entertainment, a casino floor, sports watching, and restaurants.
El Paso Ale Trail
El Paso Ale Trail | Instagram by @elpasobeerclub
Hit the trail, the El Paso Ale Trail also known as Ale Paso! Visit the surrounding breweries and great dive bars around the city.