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February 2023 Events

Through February 12, 2023

8 p.m., 2:30 p.m.
Love, Loss And What I Wore
Black Box Theatre
No Strings Theatre Company presents an evening of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes, and memory covering all the important subjects – mothers, prom, dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses, and why we only wear black.
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Thursday, February 2

8 p.m.
Lyle Lovett and his Acoustic Group
Abraham Chavez Theatre
The four-time Grammy-winning singer, composter, and actor presents an intimate evening of stripped-down standards in his informal, conversational onstage style, along with a preview of songs from his upcoming release in May of next year.
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Friday, February 3

8 p.m.
Paramount’s Laser Spectacular: The Music of Pink Floyd
Plaza Theatre
The smash hit multimedia laser and light show, and the longest-running touring theater show in history, featuring the original master recordings of Pink Floyd, brings its visual and aural excitement to El Paso.
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Saturday, February 4

7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Catalyst String Quartet
Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall
El Paso Pro Musica presents the Grammy Award-winning Catalyst String Quartet – Karla Donahew-Perez, violin; Abi Fayette, violin; Paul Laraia, viola; and Karlos Rodriguez, cello – who were founded by t5he internationally acclaimed Sphinx organization.
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Tuesday, February 7

8 p.m.
Danny Ocean
Plaza Theatre
One of the most unique talents in Latin music today, the diamond-certified Venezuelan artist and producer combines Latin rhythms, EDM production, and pop hooks to create a sound unlike any other in the Latin music industry.
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February 10 – 26

7:30 p.m., 2 p.m.
Matilda: The Musical
Las Cruces Community Theatre
The extraordinary musical story of an extraordinary little girl with extraordinary powers to overcome the harsh realities of life, by standing up to the cruel adults of the world and creating her own story.
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Saturday, February 11

2 p.m., 7 p.m.
Shen Yun
Plaza Theatre Performing Arts Center
Classic stories of love and loss, of humor and heroic deeds, come to life in this explosion of color, dance, and sound that will amaze you with how vibrant, exciting, and profound classical Chinese culture can be.
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February 17 & 18

7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
EPSO presents All Mozart
Celebrate the season of love, as the EPSO teams up with the UTEP Choral Union to present a full evening of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s finest works, including overtures, arias and the unforgettable Requiem.
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Friday, February 24

8 – 10 p.m.
EPSYO presents The Music of Led Zeppelin
Plaza Theatre
Conductor Brent Havens leads the Symphony Orchestra and a live full rock band, with lead vocalist Randy Jackson, through Zeppelin classics, including Kashmir, Black Dog, All Of My Love, Stairway to Heaven and more.
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Farmers & Crafts Market of Las Cruces
Every Wednesday and Saturday, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The award-winning, outdoor Farmers & Crafts Market spans seven full blocks of North Main Street in Downtown Las Cruces.
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First Friday Art Ramble
First Friday of Every Month, 5-8 p.m.
The Downtown Las Cruces Partnership hosts this monthly event showcasing a dozen participating museums and galleries in the Arts & Cultural District.
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Second Saturday Art Hop
Second Saturday of Every Month, 6-9 p.m.
The City of Truth or Consequences comes alive with local art, downtown in the commercial/hot springs district.
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Les Salon Des Art Divers
Downtown Blues Coffee
Wednesday Nights, 7 – 9 p.m.
Spend an evening with writers, poets, song poets, essayists, and local musicians, including the Blazing Butlers, at a free weekly cultural event for the ages.
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Branigan Cultural Center
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This historic locale hosts changing cultural exhibits, as well as educational programs, classes, and other special events.
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Las Cruces Museum of Art
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Hosting a changing slate of exciting contemporary art exhibits, programs for visitors of all ages and an extensive art studio class program.
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Las Cruces Railway Museum
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Located in a historic Santa Fe Railroad depot, the museum interprets the railroad history of Las Cruces and the impact of the railroad on southern New Mexico.
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Museum of Nature and Science
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A museum about looking and understanding – looking up to the stars, looking out to the desert, and looking down to see ancient fossils.
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New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum
Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Discover the backbone of New Mexico, via this 47-acre interactive museum that chronicles the state’s 3,000-year history of farming and ranching.
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Amador Patio Bar & Grill
The entertainment district comes alive with diverse restaurant choices, upscale nightlife and live music events.
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Amaro Winery & Taproom
Locally owned and operated winery and tasting room, with a Karaoke night, open mic, and rotating list of live events.
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Boneyard Cantina
Delicious street food paired with Icebox craft beer and appearances by local musicians on the main stage.
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Don Felix
Located on the corner of the Mesilla Plaza, with delicious New Mexican cuisine and live music on the patio.
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Little Toad Creek Brewery & Distillery
Serving craft beer, craft spirits, killer grub and a mix of local and travelling musical acts to chase the blues away.
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Palacio Bar
A neighborhood watering hole since 1936, they don’t serve food, but the music is lively and the drinks are plentiful.
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Truth or Consequences Brewing Company
A cozy little taproom, featuring craft beers and live music on Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.
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Vintage Wines
New Mexico wines, beers and cigars in Old Mesilla, with a relaxing patio and live music several nights a week.
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Through Summer 2023
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Honesty of Construction: The WPA and Spanish Colonial Style Furniture
Branigan Cultural Center
Drawing from the University Museum collection at New Mexico State University, the exhibit features a wide range of furniture pieces that were made during a 1930s community vocational training program that was established in Las Cruces at the New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts (now New Mexico State University). The furniture was made in the Spanish Colonial style that is characterized by the use of Ponderosa pine, mortise and tenon joinery, rounded edges, and decorative embellishments.
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