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Father's Day

Sunday, June 19th at 5pm

Celebrate Father's Day at Ardovino's Desert Crossing Sunday, June 19th at 5:00pm. Enjoy a Father's Day Bourbon Flight and your choice of Dry Aged New York Strip or Dry Aged Ribeye fit for a king! Compliment your day with an award winning Best Motion Picture (1983) in this Special "Father's Day" Attraction, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in the Sunset Hall.
Discussion held by lifelong film fan and collector Jay Duncan. No cover charge.
For Reservations (575)589-0653 x3


Call for Artists
16th Annual Artistic Celebration of Our Mountains Juried Art Show
Sunday, May 8th from 9:30am-3:30pm

Ardovino's Desert Crossing invites local artists to participate in the 16th Annual Artistic Celebration of Our Mountains juried exhibition. Artists are invited to submit up to six pieces inspired by our region's mountains either by e-mail at, in person at our offices, or by postal mail to: 1 Ardovino Drive, Sunland Park, NM 88063. Deadline is August 19, 2016. Please call 575-589-0653 x3 for more information.


Pure Barre Pop Up
Sunday, June 25th at 10am

Join us Saturday, June 25th for a Free Pure Barre Pop-up at 10:00am with Pure Barre El Paso at Ardovino's Desert Crossing. Come experience a full body workout that lifts and tones in record time. You are invited to stay after class for drinks and our brunch menu available in the restaurant. Email your RSVP to


Farmer's Market

Saturday Morning Yoga @ Farmers' Market
Always wanted to try yoga?
Visit our weekly Saturday morning Yoga class at ADC Farmers' Market. Unwind and move through a relaxing flow, beginners are encouraged to come out calm the body and mind. Class starts at 9am, $10 per person bring a new friend and receive a complimentary mimosa. Full brunch menu available in the restaurant.
For more information call (575)589-0653 x3.

Family Book Exchange

Saturday, June 4th and 18th at the Farmers' Market

Reading is so important for expanding knowledge and what better way to start of the summer than with a new book! Be a part of our family book exchange every first and third Saturday at the Farmers' Market. Bring a gently used book in exchange for a new reading adventure (all ages). For information or donations call 575-589-0653 x3 or email

Father's Day Dino Hike

Saturday, June 18th at the Farmers' Market

Visit one of the only places with evidence of early parenting in dinosaurs Saturday, June 18th from 8:00am to 10:30am. Join us for a special Father's Day Dino Hike as we hike the 2 ½ mile dinosaur trails at Mt. Cristo Rey with Dinosaur Tracker and Geologist Eric Kappus. $7.50 per person (Brunch not included). The dino trail is strenuous and not intended for children under the age of 5. Parents must accompany children under 18 years of age. Reservations required limited space available. For more information call (575) 589-0653 ext. 3

Master Gardners Patio Talks

Starting in June at the Farmers' Market

The El Paso Master Gardeners will resume Patio Talks on June 4th at 9:00am.
Mark your calendar for the following subjects:
June 4th:Lawn is Not a Four Letter Word
June 18th:Drip Irrigation - One Drop at a Time
July 9th:Container Gardening - Getting Potted
July 23th:Rain Water Harvesting - Even in El Paso!
August 13th:Good Bugs / Bad Bugs
August 27th:Vermiculture: Wiggly Squigglies in the Garden
September 10th:Fried Green Tomatoes

Call 575-589-0653 ext. 3 for more information.


Gift Cards Available
Share Ardovino's Desert Crossing by purchasing a gift card! Cards may be purchased in any denomination at the restaurant or over the phone for your convenience.




Local Food and Local Farms

2013 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Winner

Voted "Most Romantic Restaurant" and "Best Pizza"
The City (El Paso Magazine): Best of The City 2012

Voted "The Best of El Paso: Most
Romantic Dinner" by El Paso Style Magazine, 2011