Top 10 Things to Do in El Paso Labor Day Weekend
If you’re up to ditching the couch and hitting the town, here is where you can have the most fun with your clothes over the Labor Day weekend, September 1 – 4, 2017.
FESTIVALS, CONCERTS & STAGE
Alfresco! Fridays – The 15th season of the downtown outdoor summer concert series concludes with a free show by El Paso’s Radio La Chusma. 6 p.m. Friday at the Convention Center Plaza, downtown. FREE. More Details
St. Anthony’s Bazaar – The yearly fundraiser for the Franciscan seminary is three days of carnival games, live entertainment and delicious bazaar food, including the legendary gorditas. Saturday-Monday 12 noon to 11 p.m. at the St. Anthony’s Seminary, 4501 Hastings at Crescent. Admission is FREE.
Harvest Wine Festival – Celebrate the history of New Mexico Wines and sample vino from wineries from around the state. Food vendors, arts and crafts vendors, and live music round out the entertainment. Saturday-Monday 12 noon to 6 p.m. at the Southern New Mexico State Fairgrounds, Las Cruces. More Details
Sun City Music Festival – The glow-stick beat bash takes over Ascarate Park, 6900 Delta, Saturday and Sunday. Marshmello headlines on Saturday, Above & Beyond on Sunday. 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. daily. More Details
Great American Rockabilly Riot – Kustom Car and Motorcycle Show, rat rods, live tattooing, food trucks and concerts Saturday and Sunday at the El Paso County Coliseum. More Details
Zin Valle Vineyards Free Music Sunday – Pack a picnic and enjoy Sunday afternoon in the vineyards. FREE wine tasting and music from Dusty Low. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. More Details
Minerpalooza 2017 – Part pep rally, part back-to-school street party with carnival booths, inflatable’s, and free musical entertainment from We the Kings, Jenny and the Mexicats, and El Paso’s Prime ’80Z. Friday, on the UTEP campus. Admission is FREE. More Details
Movies in the Canyon – Free movies Friday and Saturday night at McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Showtime 8:30 p.m., weather permitting. Friday, Space Jam, Saturday, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. More Details
City Spray Parks – 8 neighborhood park spray pads (1 in each city district) each with approximately 15-30 water features and shaded picnic areas. All FREE to use and open to the public daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. More Details
City of El Paso Swimming Pools – This is the last weekend the city’s outdoor aquatic facilities are open for recreational swimming. Hours vary by location. Admission is $1-$2. More Details