The El Paso Downtown Street Festival is returning with five band stages this weekend.
The annual festival is usually held during the summer, but changed to October this year.
Here is everything you need to know about the festival and all the entertainment it brings.
Time: 4 p.m. to about Midnight.
Date: Friday Oct. 5 and Saturday Oct. 6.
Where: El Paso Convention Center Campus (indoor and outdoor).
Where: At epstreetfest.com or the Plaza Theatre Box Office with fees. At Cool Joe Haircut and Tin Man without fees.
Cost: $15 for General Admission. $65 for VIP ahead of time. Ticket prices will increase at the door.
Whats the difference: VIP ticket includes two complimentary beers, complimentary sodas and waters, a catered meal, prime views of the stage and private lounge, bar and restrooms.
Kids: Tickets are $5 for children 5-12.
In and out: No.
Two entrances. One at Santa Fe Street and Main Street, near the Ballpark. And the second at San Antonio Avenue and the Durango Bridge, near Union Plaza.
Park will be available at the El Paso Convention Center parking garage. Other nearby garages will be open as well. Prices vary.
Uber and Lyft dropoffs will be at both entrances.
Friday, October 5th
Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx
Mark Farner’s American Band
Saturday, October 6th
Jonathan Davis of Korn
Dead Girls Academy
Also various artists on four smaller stages. Full line up at elpasodowntownstreetfestival.com
The O’Reilly Auto Pars Championship Custom Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show will held inside the convention center.
U.S.O. Military Village will be free from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. both days near the Western entrance.
What is allowed?
- Small purses
- Personal, non-professional cameras
What is banned
- Weapons including fireworks or explosives
- Illegal substances
- Glass containers
- Outside food or drinks
- Tents or chairs of any kind
- Pets (except service dogs)
- Professional recording equipment including large, professional, detachable zoom lenses, any drones or other commercial equipment.
- No unlicensed vendors allowed. No solicitations, sampling, giveaways, etc.