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Walk with Amal

October 26, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Join us for a captivating international cultural community event hosted by the City of El Paso on Thursday, October 26th, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the picturesque Shawver Park, located at 8100 Independence Dr.

Experience the magic of the global movement known as Walk with Amal, featuring a 12-foot-tall marionette puppet named Amal. Amal symbolizes a 10-year-old Syrian refugee girl on an extraordinary journey around the world to reunite with her mother. Witness her enchanting appearance right here in El Paso this October.

Our event boasts an array of engaging experiences, from informational and interactive booths to opportunities to offer symbolic gifts to the puppet, such as flowers and paper butterflies. You can even meet some of our department mascots!

Best of all, this event is entirely free and open to the public. Immerse yourself in the spirit of the evening with outdoor music, captivating cultural performances, and interactive activities. Join us as we come together to celebrate diversity and compassion in our vibrant community. Don’t miss this unforgettable cultural showcase!


Date: October 26, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Venue Name: Shawver Park
Address: 8100 Independence Dr.
El Paso, TX 79907 United States

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