The 43rd annual A Christmas Fair returns on Friday, November 4th through Sunday, November 6th, at the Judson F. Williams Convention Center.

“Feliz Navidad Y’All” A Christmas Fair 2016 will feature more than 200 merchants from all over the country who offer top-of-the line clothing, arts, crafts, gifts and gourmet treats. Apart from getting your Christmas shopping taken care of, the fair will also feature live entertainment and a chance for kids to have their picture taken with Santa.

A Christmas Fair Hours

Public Shopping:

  • Friday, November 4, 2016: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 5, 2016: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 6, 2016: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.


  • General Admission: $10 for Adults
  • Children (6-12 years), seniors (60+ years), & military: $9
  • Save money with the 2-Day Pass: $15
  • Children Under 6 years old are free
  • Tickets will be sold at A Christmas Fair, but are available now online or at the Junior League of El Paso, Inc., located on 520 Thunderbird Drive, El Paso, TX 79912. Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Special Events

A Christmas Fair Gala: Noche de Feria… No Passport Required

  • Saturday, October 22, 2016: 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
  • 1 Arts Festival Plaza
  • Admission is $75
  • Dress up and kick off the first night with a complimentary margarita, listen to the music of Julio Ortiz, mariachis and DJ Christopher Ferris the Fabulous1 while enjoying dinner (street tacos) and bidding on silent auction items.

Boots & Bling Preview Party with The Dirty River Boys

  • Thursday, November 3, 2016: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • El PasoConvention Center
  • Admission is $40
  • Be the first to preview the wide variety of selections from merchants while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and cocktails including a special performance from The Dirty River Boys.

Cha, Cha, Cha – Fiesta With Santa

  • Saturday, November 5, 2016: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • El PasoConvention Center
  • $25 (includes 1 adult & 1 child admission to the children’s party),
  • $15 for each additional child
  • $30 at the door
  • *tickets also allow access to A Christmas Fair*
  • Take the kids to the children’s fiesta that includes a picture with Santa, decorating a picture frame and doughnuts, treats and candy. Chico from the El Paso Chihuahuas will also join the celebration.

Story Time with Santa

  • Saturday and Sunday, November 5-6, 2016: 12:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
  • El PasoConvention Center
  • Children will enjoy complementary milk and cookies while listening to Santa read a holiday classic.

Photos with Santa

  • Friday, November 4, 2016: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 5, 2016: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 6, 2016: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • El PasoConvention Center
  • Admission to A Christmas Fair is required for entry to photos with Santa. Reservations are not required.

For more information, visit or call 915-584-3511.