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Why El Paso

Why El Paso

We know you have countless options on your list for potential meeting locations. So you may be wondering, why El Paso? Well, we’d love to share some of our favorite reasons.

Culture
Culture

As a border city, El Paso’s culture is influenced by a mix of American and Mexican traditions. As a result, El Pasoans are quick to offer hospitality and friendship to locals and visitors alike. We take great pride in our city and love to share our knowledge on the best place to get tamales, our favorite hiking trails, the best places to view a West Texas sunset and more.

Revitalization
Revitalization

El Paso is in the midst of a revitalization. Public and private investments in venues, hotels, cultural establishments and entertainment experiences have resulted in a thrilling mix of modern and historic hotel accommodations with a 1,000+ room inventory, professional sports teams, a multi-purpose arena, an all-ages exploration and discovery center, a zoo expansion, innumerable culinary delights, and the opportunity for an unforgettable convention experience.

Accessibility
Accessibility

We want to share El Paso’s rich culture and experiences with all visitors. We welcome visitors of all abilities and have highlighted attractions and experiences that are especially inclusive to visitors with visible and invisible disabilities on our Accessible El Paso page.

Affordability
Affordability

El Paso’s cost of living is among the lowest in the state of Texas and the country. This directly translates into affordable rates for venues, accommodations, excursions and transportation. You get more for your money when you visit the Sun City.

Culture
Culture

As a border city, El Paso’s culture is influenced by a mix of American and Mexican traditions. As a result, El Pasoans are quick to offer hospitality and friendship to locals and visitors alike. We take great pride in our city and love to share our knowledge on the best place to get tamales, our favorite hiking trails, the best places to view a West Texas sunset and more.

Accessibility
Accessibility

We want to share El Paso’s rich culture and experiences with all visitors. We welcome visitors of all abilities and have highlighted attractions and experiences that are especially inclusive to visitors with visible and invisible disabilities on our Accessible El Paso page.

Revitalization
Revitalization

El Paso is in the midst of a revitalization. Public and private investments in venues, hotels, cultural establishments and entertainment experiences have resulted in a thrilling mix of modern and historic hotel accommodations with a 1,000+ room inventory, professional sports teams, a multi-purpose arena, an all-ages exploration and discovery center, a zoo expansion, innumerable culinary delights, and the opportunity for an unforgettable convention experience.

Affordability
Affordability

El Paso’s cost of living is among the lowest in the state of Texas and the country. This directly translates into affordable rates for venues, accommodations, excursions and transportation. You get more for your money when you visit the Sun City.

Destination Experience Team

The Destination Experience Team is here to make your meeting or convention a success. We offer our assistance to ensure no detail is overlooked and you and your guests have the opportunity to experience all El Paso has to offer. We’re happy to provide insight on everything from the best venue for your group size to the best place to get a margarita. Let’s start planning!

Valerie Garcia
Valerie Garcia
Director of Sales
Brooke Underwood
Brooke Underwood
Executive Director - Visit El Paso
Darina Gutierrez
Darina Gutierrez
Convention Sales Manager
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Diana Thornton
Destination & Services Manager
dthornton@destinationelpaso.com