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February 10, 2017
Chamizal Asks: What Do You Think? Romeo y Julieta
Superintendent F. Gus Sanchez is pleased to announce that on Wednesday, February 15, at 7:00 p.m., Chamizal National Memorial will host a free performance of Romeo y Julieta. This bilingual rendition of Shakespeare’s classic tale is an adaptation by Jesse Snyder and will be performed by Shakespeare on the Rocks.

November 19, 2016
Thanksgiving Closure | Cierre para Día de Acción de Gracias
Chamizal National Memorial will be closed on November 26, 2015. Se cierra el parque nacional para el 26 de noviembre de 2015.

October 18, 2016
Anniversary Event: John Muir Concert
Chamizal National Memorial hosts another special event to celebrate 2016 milestone anniversaries. Enjoy the John Muir – University of Wilderness concert on Wednesday, October 19.

August 19, 2016
Chamizal National Memorial Cultural Center to be Closed August 22-23
Chamizal National Memorial Cultural Center to be Closed August 22-23

June 04, 2016
2016 Music Under the Stars in July at Chamizal National Memorial
The 2016 Music Under the Stars Concert series will not be held at Chamizal National Memorial during the month of June.

June 04, 2016
DDay Ceremony
On Monday, June 6, at 10 a.m., there will be a ceremony to commemorate D-Day and honor all WWII veterans.

June 01, 2016
alcohol ban
Outside alcohol banned June 1 - August 31. El alcohol que proviene de fuentes externas se prohibe del 1 de junio al 31 de agosto.

May 07, 2016
Teacher Corps Internships at Chamizal National Memorial
Certified teachers can get professional development hours and a stipend through a National Park Service internship at Chamizal National Memorial.

May 06, 2016
Telling: El Paso
Military veterans tell their personal stories in the form of a one-act play on the Chamizal National Memorial stage. Veteranos militares cuentan sus historias personales en la forma de una obra teatral desde el escenario de Chamizal National Memorial.

April 07, 2016
National Park Week
Find out about events happening at Chamizal National Memorial during National Park Week, April 16 - 24, 2016.

March 04, 2016
Mini-DIGIE Comes to Chamizal National Memorial
Chamizal National Memorial is happy to host Mini-DIGIE during the month of March. This is a smaller, traveling version of the large DIGIE wall at El Paso Museum of History.

March 02, 2016
2016 Siglo de Oro Drama Festival
Chamizal National Memorial announces the lineup and ticketing information for the 2016 Siglo de Oro Drama Festival which is scheduled for March 30 - April 2.

February 12, 2016
Park Closure | Cierre del parque
Chamizal National Memorial will be closed on Tuesday, February 17, 2016

November 20, 2015
2016-2017 Food & Beverage Vendor Applications | Solicitudes para vendedores de comida y bebida 2016-2017
Applications are being accepted for food and drink vendors for 2016-2017. Se aceptan solicitudes para vendedores de comida y bebida durante 2016 a 2017.

November 05, 2015
Celebration of 80th Anniversary of First International Park Agreement with Mexico
Chamizal National Memorial will hold a special event to recognize the 80th anniversary of the signing of the first U.S. and Mexico international park agreement signed in El Paso on November 24, 1935.

September 11, 2015
Alfonso Tellez Art Exhibit | Exhibición de Arte de Alfonso Téllez
The art of Alfonso Tellez is currently on display in the Franklin G. Smith Gallery. The public is invited to an opening reception. El arte de Alfonso Téllez está actualmente en exhibición en la Galería Franklin G. Smith. El público está invitado a la recepción de apertura.

July 24, 2015
Summer Teacher Professional Development Workshop
On Wednesday, August 5th the Memorial will offer a free one-day workshop to help teachers of all grade levels and subject areas prepare for the coming school year by providing information and curriculum-based education materials, activities, and lesson plans available to teachers and their students.

April 22, 2015
Volunteer and Artist Appreciation Celebration | Celebración en Honor a Voluntarios y Artistas
Chamizal National Memorial is hosting an appreciation celebration for our artists and community volunteers on April 28. Chamizal National Memorial celebra los artistas y voluntarios de la comunidad el 28 de abril.

April 22, 2015
Reflections of Generosity Exhibit | Exhibición Reflexiones Sobre la Generosidad
The art exhibit "Reflections on Generosity" will be on display in the Franklin G. Smith Gallery from May 1, through the end of July. Se exhibe el arte de "Reflexiones Sobre la Generosidad" en la galería Franklin G. Smith desde el primero de mayo hasta finales de julio.

April 17, 2015
National Junior Ranger Day 2015 | Día Nacional de Jóvenes Guardaparques 2015
Chamizal National Memorial will activities to celebrate National Junior Ranger Day on April 25. Se celebra el Día Nacional de Jóvenes Guardaparques en Chamizal National Memorial el 25 de abril.

January 31, 2015
Siglo de Oro Teacher Workshop | Taller para Maestros para El Siglo de Oro
Space is still available in the Siglo de Oro Drama Festival Teacher Workshop to be held February 7, 2015. Hay cupo todavía en el Taller sobre el Festival de Teatro del Siglo de Oro para maestros, el 7 de febrero, 2015.

January 27, 2015
New Friends' Group | Nueva Asociación Colaborativa
There is a public meeting to establish a new friends group, 3:00 - 5:00 pm, Tuesday, January 27, 2015.

October 28, 2014
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Club | Club Ambiental del Desierto Chihuahuense
Chamizal National Memorial is one of 7 local parks participating in the new Chihuahuan Desert Nature Club. El Parque Nacional El Chamizal es uno de los 7 parques locales participando en el nuevo Club Ambiental del Desierto Chihuahuense.

October 06, 2014
Open House - Puertas Abiertas
Chamizal National Memorial will host a Community Open House on October 9. El Parque Nacional El Chamizal abrirá las puertas a la comunidad el 9° de octubre.

September 30, 2014
New Hours
Beginning October 1, 2014, the Chamizal National Memorial grounds will be open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

February 20, 2014
2014 Siglo Art Exhibition
2014 Siglo de Oro Art Exhibition opens

February 14, 2014
Nuestra Herencia
Nuestra Herencia mural project restoration

February 12, 2014
“River People” Exhibit Showing in Los Paisanos Gallery
River People Art Exhibition Opening

February 12, 2014
Public Reception Scheduled for 2014 Siglo de Oro Festival
2014 Siglo de Oro Spanish Drama Festival Reception Time Announced

February 11, 2014
2014 Siglo de Oro Festival Line-Up
2014 Siglo de Oro Line-Up Announced

November 21, 2013
New Opportunities for Food and Beverage Vendors
2014-2015 Food and Beverage Vendor Opportunities During Special Events

November 14, 2013
Passing of Gregory Spaulding
Passing of Chamizal Administrative Officer Gregory Spaulding.

April 29, 2013
2014 Permit Application Period Now Open
Theater booking packages and/or Special Use Permits for 2014 are now available.

February 04, 2013
Canceled: February Crafts Program
February's Junior Ranger Crafts Program is cancelled. See you in March!

February 01, 2013
2013 Siglo de Oro Festival and Events
2013 Siglo de Oro Festival and Surrounding Events

December 13, 2012
Deadline Extended for the 2013 Siglo de Oro International Spanish Drama Festival Art Contests
New deadline for art submissions

December 13, 2012
New Art Exhibit This Sunday
New Art Exhibition Opening Sunday, December 16th

December 13, 2012
Deadline for 2013 Permit Applications
Deadline for 2013 Permit Applications

November 27, 2012
2013 Siglo de Oro Art Contest
Deadline for Siglo de Oro Art Contest

November 09, 2012
Permit Application Period
Special Use permits are available for July through December 2013 events.

October 11, 2012
Tejido Fronterizo Opening
Art Gallery Show Opening and Reception information

August 03, 2012
August Events
August events

June 06, 2012
Music Under the Stars 2012 Season
Announcing the Music Under the Stars 2012 season

June 06, 2012
Siglo Call for Proposals
For parties interested in performing at Siglo de Oro Spanish Drama Festival 2013.

May 14, 2012
Agreement with Pan American Health Organization and Ecoclub
Chamizal National Memorial formalizes partnership with Pan American Health Organization and EcoClub "El Chamizal".

April 15, 2012
Junior Ranger Day
Chamizal is hosting a day of family-friendly activities for Junior Ranger Day. Saturday, April 21st from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

March 22, 2012
New Opportunity for Alcohol Vendors
Chamizal opens new opportunity for alcohol vendors.

March 21, 2012
Workshop for Special Use Permit Applicants
Multiple dates offered for workshops

December 01, 2011
New Opportunity for Food Vendors
Chamizal has food vendor business opportunities.

November 10, 2011
Los Que Se Quedan
Gallery Exhibition 11-10-11 through 12-10-11

July 13, 2011
Proposed Park Projects
Public comment period for new park projects.

March 29, 2011
Alcohol Ban Information Session
Public meetings regarding ban of alcohol.

January 18, 2011
Poster for 36th Siglo de Oro
Siglo de Oro Poster Winner Announced

September 14, 2010
Romeo and Juliet
The 36th Annual Siglo de Oro Drama Festival Line-Up is Announced.

April 20, 2010
Introducing Chami the Ground Squirrel
The creation of Chami the Ground Squirrel!

April 09, 2010
New Programs for Children
Two new programs for kids

December 16, 2009
Pet Awareness
Bark in the Park! Chamizal hosting Pet Awareness event in January.

October 07, 2009
Story Time!
Announcing New Storytime program for Children

June 26, 2009
35th Annual Siglo de Oro Poster
35th Siglo de Oro Poster Winner Announced

May 07, 2009
Teacher Ranger Teacher
Teach Ranger Teachers bring the National Park Service into their El Paso classrooms.

April 29, 2009
Park Puppet Program Entertains and Educates
Rangers at Chamizal now offer puppet shows.

April 21, 2009
VIP Under the Stars Opportunity
Chamizal announces a new volunteer program for Music Under the Stars.

March 26, 2009
Park seeking poster artist for 2010 Siglo de Oro Festival
Chamizal National Memorial seeking poster artist for 35th anniversary Siglo de Oro Drama Festival.

March 24, 2008
Approval for Continued Professional Education Provider
Chamizal is now offering professional development credit workshops for Texas teachers.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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