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Fourth of July Celebration
Sunday, July 4th

We want you! Join us this Independence Day with a Party on the Patio 4th of July Celebration at Ardovino's Desert Crossing. Enjoy festive drink specials, our delicious slow smoked Prime Rib and a special performance by the FM Junkies Dance Band.
Don't miss out on the spectacular view of area fireworks. Doors open at 5 pm.
Reservations Recommended at( 575)589.0653 x3

Youth Opera of El Paso Fundraiser
Friday, July 10th at 8pm

Ardovino's Desert Crossing invites you to a special performance by the Youth Opera of El Paso (YOEP) Friday, July 10th at 8:00pm. We are happy to collaborate with an organization dedicated to providing young singers in our community experience opportunities in productions like Tosca & La Bohème. Come support this amazing organization while enjoying a night of young artistic talent. Donations are welcome and will allow YOEP to continue showcasing the talent of our youth.
For Reservations call (575) 589-0653 x3

Refreshing Summer Wines
Thursdays starting July 23rd thru August 13th

Swirl, Sniff, Sip & Savor! Taste wines from around the world with a month long tasting of cool wines for hot summer nights at Ardovino's Dessert Crossing. Thursdays, July 23rd thru August 13th join us for a complementary summer wine tasting accompanied by our local NM wine reps sharing their knowledge and experience. Tasting from 5:00pm to 8:30pm and live music starting at 6:30pm. A la carte dinner available.
Reservations Recommended at (575) 589.0653 x3.

Sunset Film Society presents:
ATOMIC Double Bill Presentation

Sunday, July 19th

Commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the world entering a new technological age at Ardovino's Desert Crossing Sunday, July 19th at 12:00pm. Join us for this ATOMIC "Blast from the Past" Double Bill Presentation featuring: Trinity and Beyond-The Atomic Bomb Movie and THEM. Discussion held by lifelong film fan and historian Jay Duncan. Brunch à la carte available. No cover charge. Reservations recommended at (575) 589.0653 x3/p>


15th Annual Artistic Celebration of our Mountains
Deadline July 31st

Ardovino’s Desert Crossing would like to invite local artists to participate in our 15th Annual Artistic Celebration of Our Mountains juried exhibition.

Artists are invited to submit up to six (6) 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 July 31st. All pieces must feature a regional mountain theme and not have been exhibited before.

There is $10 (ten dollars) entry fee per piece. Payment must be received by the submission deadline to be eligible. Artists selected will be notified by August 14th, with further details. The exhibition will open Thursday, September 24, 2015 in the Sunset Hall at Ardovino’s Desert Crossing. For more information feel free to call us at 575-589-0653 x3


For information contact
Peggy Stein Catering and Banquet Manager
at (575)589.0653 x5

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.


Farmer's Market

Summer Market Saturday Morning from 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
For 14 years, Ardovino’s has provided the community with the freshest produce from Eden’s Garden and Mountain View Market, fresh cuts of beef from Ganado’s Del Rey, delicious beef jerky from Homemade Delights, pickled veggies from Claudia’s Kitchen Creations, and more than 30 vendors to choose from.
For more info visit our Facebook page

Cooking Demo
Saturday, July 4th at 9:30am

Be sure to join us Saturday, July 4th at 9:30a for a cooking demo presented by Chef Elmeisha Farhner using Farmers Market produce. Elmiesha will present a step by step demonstration as well as recipes and tastings. No Cover Charge.

For more information (575) 589-0653 x3

Habitat for Humanity
Saturday, July 18th

Habitat for humanity is working to make a difference in the lives of those living in substandard housing conditions. Helping families get into good housing conditions is just a fraction of what they accomplish. Join us Saturday, July 18th from 7:30-12p to learn more about Habitat for Humanity. No Cover Charge. For more information (575) 589-0653 x3

Canning Demo
Saturday, July 11th at 9:30am

Home canning is easier and more satisfying than you think. Once you learn how to can, you'll be able to put up summer flavors for many seasons to come. Join Claudia Beaver from Claudia's Kitchen Creations on Saturday, July 11th at 9:30a for a demo on how to can. No Cover Charge. For more information (575) 589-0653 x3


ADC Serving Brunch Every Weekend
Sunland Park, NM

ADC is open for brunch Saturdays 9 am-2:30 pm and Sundays 10 am-2:30 pm. Additionally, we are open Tuesday-Sunday at 5 pm for dinner. The Mecca Lounge stays open late for cocktails.



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