Sunday, 17 May 2015

Coming Up: The Eagles, Neon Desert Music Festival, Balloonfest 2015

Eagles: The legendary Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame rock band will perform at 20:00 on May 22 at the Don Haskins Center on the University of Texas at El Paso campus. The stop is part of its summer 2015 "History of the Eagles" tour. $ 92.75; $ 192.75. UTEP Ticket Center At

Neon Desert Music Festival: The annual event is back for its fifth year 22-24 May for a weekend of music, art, food and fun. It will be held in downtown El Paso in Cleveland Square Park and Plaza San Jacinto, covering Oregon, Mesa and Franklin streets. More than 30 artists will participate, including J. Cole, Kaskade, G-Eazy, People under the Stairs, Will Tilson, Compass, The Drums, Bondax, Eureka Butcher, Part Time, Slightly Stoopid, The other half, Ximena SariƱana and more. $ 119; $ 350 for the VIP passes

Balloonfest 2015: The annual event celebrates its 30th anniversary and will feature a weekend of hot air balloons, food and concerts in May 23-25 in Wet-N-Wild Waterworld, 8864 S. Desert in Anthony, Texas, about 30 minutes from El Paso. Hot air balloons will be launched at 6 am Interpreters include Gin Blossoms on May 23, All That Remains, May 24 with special guest Volbeat anthrax May 25 $ 25; $ 50 for three-day passes.