5 events worth checking out in El Paso this week

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From a modeling workshop to the city's annual Wine Festival, there's plenty to enjoy in El Paso this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.

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Icarus was a Rookie: He Did It All for the Nookie!

From the event description:

It's a new month and a new Icarus. Come out once more catch the craziest and funnest show in town with all original works being ordered off a menu by you, the audience: 30 works of drama, comedy, live music and puppets all done in 60 minutes. 

When: Friday, Oct. 18, 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Where: Glasbox, 210 Poplar St.
Admission: $8-$10
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Mihai Pol (Ro) By Buffete + AUDIOTEK

From the event description:

Join us as we welcome back one of Romania's finest exports, Mihai Pol, one of the most talented products of the Romanian underground music.

When: Friday, Oct. 18, 9 p.m.- Saturday, Oct. 19, 2 a.m.
Where: Wallflower, 500 W. San Francisco Ave.
Admission: $15
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Modeling 101 Workshop

From the event description:

Join us for a modeling workshop to learn more about refining your posing skills, how to best build your portfolio, how to get into an agency and make money in the modeling and acting industry.! Education will be provided by Chelsea Hunter, a nationally and internationally published model and actor who has over 10 years experience in the industry in LA. We will start out the day with an educational seminar going over the aforementioned topics and then the afternoon will be spent shooting and practicing. The event proceeds will go to benefit La Casa Domestic Violence Shelter.

When: Saturday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Railyard Studio, 2201 E. Mills Ave.
Admission: $20 (Early Bird); $35 (Regular Admission)
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Turkish Food and Crafts Festival

From the event description:

The El Paso Turkish Festival will feature exquisite samples of Turkish-Mediterranean cuisine, cultural exhibits, folk dances, music, children's area, arts and crafts activities and more!

When: Saturday, Oct. 19, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: Raindrop Turkish House/Dialogue Institute of El Paso, 1030 N. Zaragoza Road, Suite V
Admission: Free
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El Paso Wine Fest

From the event description:

Over 400 wines from different countries and grape varietals will be available for sampling along with decadent culinary delights from over 20 of our area's top restaurants. Also, representatives from some of Napa Valley's top Wineries will be on hand to showcase their wines and answer questions. Proceeds from this event help fund Rotary projects.

When: Saturday, Oct. 19, 1-5 p.m.
Where: 401 N. Mesa St.
Admission: $100
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