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Disney’s The Lion King Celebrates Sold-Out Engagement in El Paso! June 14, 2018

Disney’s The Lion King grossed over $2.6 million at the box office, breaking Plaza Theatre box office records, and entertained more than 30,000 theatergoers during 16 performances of its two week premiere engagement. The production played The Plaza Theatre from May 30 – Sunday, June 10.

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El Paso Downtown Street Festival Moves to October June 1, 2018

95.5 KLAQ FM and Destination El Paso are pleased to announce that the El Paso Downtown Street Festival (StreetFest), will be moving to a cooler timeframe. The annual downtown event will be hosted on Friday, October 5 and Saturday, October 6, 2018. Organizers have opted for the fall time of year to take advantage of El Paso’s mild weather and to extend the festival season for El Pasoans and visitors to enjoy music, food and entertainment.

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Broadway Guests Advised to Arrive Early Due to Increased Traffic and Security Screenings at the Plaza Theatre May 29, 2018

Guests attending El Paso Electric Presents Broadway in El Paso’s Disney’s The Lion King are advised to allow for more time and arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the show start time at the Plaza Theatre due to high traffic, parking, security screenings and other downtown events on May 30 through June 10.

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Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart Announce Limited Run of Shows May 18, 2018

Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart Announce Limited Run of Shows

Comedy juggernauts Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart announce they will share the stage on an exclusive, limited run of shows this June. The seven-date outing will hit Boston, Houston, and El Paso, and will bring the two legends together for the first time since August 2017, when they performed at Radio City Music Hall. They will perform at the Abraham Chavez Theatre on June 23 and 24, 2018 at 7PM.

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