Here’s what’s going on in and around El Paso this weekend, September 30 to October 2, 2016.

FRIDAY:

Southern New Mexico State Fair – The annual fair features a rodeo, vendors, carnival rides, and live entertainment. 9 a.m. to midnight at the Doña Ana County Fairgrounds, 12 miles west of Las Cruces off I-10. Admission prices vary. More Details

El Paso Zoo – 35 acres of fun and adventure featuring exotic animals from around the world and family attractions such as the African Star Train, the Hunt Family Desert Spring splash pad, and the Foster Tree House Playground. 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., 4001 E. Paisano, across from the County Coliseum. Admission varies. More Details

Sue Young Spray Park – Splash pad with amusement-park style water features and other amenities, including park benches and shaded picnic units. 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at 9730 Diana Dr. FREE admission. (915) 544-3556

Wyler Ariel Tramway – Take in the beauty of our city and surroundings from 5,632 feet above sea level. Once on top there are several viewing areas, a gift shop, and Swiss-made gondolas that will take you on a soaring 4-minute ride above the canyon. 12 noon to 7 p.m. at Franklin Mountains State Park, 1700 McKinley. FREE entry. Tram Ride, $8 adults, $4 children 12 and under. More Details

La Union Corn Maze – In addition to the 13 acre cornfield maze, the farm features a mini-maze for the kids, tractor-pulled wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, pedal cars and other family activities, plus concessions. 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. in La Union, N.M., Highway 28 next to Zin Valle Winery. Admission prices vary. More Details

Get Reel Film Series at UTEP – Past and present Hollywood blockbusters for as little as $2. Tonight’s movie is House Bunny. 6 p.m., UTEP Union Cinema, 500 W. University. More Details

Alfresco! Fridays Season Finale – Fungi Mungle closes out the 2016 season of fresh-air performances on the Convention Center Plaza. 6 p.m. FREE. More Details

Friday at The Fire – Live music by local bands set against the ambiance of the Freedom Crossing at Ft. Bliss outdoor fireplace. Tonight, B-Series (Jazz Rock). 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. FREE.

Viva La Llorona with Paso Del Norte Paranormal Society - Learn all about the ghostly weeping woman who is said to haunt the shores of the Rio Grande. The night will also will feature dance, music, poetry, and film. 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Wigwam Museum, 110 E San Antonio. FREE. More Details

UTEP Dinner Theatre Presents ‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ – UTEP Dinner Theatre opens its 34th season with the feel-good international hit sensation based on the 1994 movie about two drag queens, a transsexual, and their battered old bus named Priscilla. The three friends cross the Australian outback searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could have ever dreamed. Show time is 7 p.m., 2nd Floor UTEP’s Union Building West. Tickets prices vary. More Details

Public Ice Skating – Glide around in the area’s largest public ice skating rink. Skating sessions times today: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Sierra Providence Event Center, 4100 E Paisano, behind the El Paso County Coliseum. Cost: $8, $6 Military. Admission includes skate rental. More Details

Penn & Teller - An evening of magic, mayhem and comedy with the groundbreaking magic and comedy duo. 7:30 p.m. at the Plaza Theatre, Downtown. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Movies in the Canyon – Family friendly movies shown on a state-of-the-art screen set up on the stage of the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Approximately 7:30 p.m. (or as dictated by sundown, weather permitting. Tonight, Zootopia. FREE. More Details

Terror Trail Haunted House and Zombie Adventure – WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures transforms into a two-acre haunted house at night. 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures, 401 Anthony, in Canutillo. Admission varies. More Details

The Killers Tribute Band – Doors open 8 p.m. at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, 122 S. Old Pueblo Rd. FREE 18 and older. More Details

El Paso Playhouse Presents ‘Our Lady of the Tortilla’ – El Paso’s longest running Community Theater presents the comedy about a Latino family and the revelations that ensue when a pious aunt sees the Virgin Mary while cooking her first batch of tortillas. Showtime is 8 p.m. at the El Paso Playhouse, 2501 Montana. Ticket prices vary. More Details

SATURDAY:

OktobeerFest – The craft beer festival features beers from all over the world available for tasting and purchase, plus live music, food vendors and local artisans. 12 noon to 7 p.m. at Cohen Stadium, 9700 Gateway North. $15 GA admission, VIP available. More Details

Farmer’s Market at Ardovino’s Desert Crossing – The “producers only” market features area farmers, backyard gardeners and artisans selling organic and pesticide-free vegetables, locally-made goat cheeses, natural free range chickens and eggs, native plants for home and yard, fresh-baked breads and salsas. 7:30 a.m. to 12 noon. FREE admission. More Details

El Paso Rose Garden – Stop and smell over 1,400 blooming roses at one of El Paso’s hidden gems. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the El Paso Municipal Rose Garden, 1702 N. Copia St. FREE. More Details

Downtown Artist and Farmers Market – The market offers the chance to shop for original arts and crafts and regionally grown produce in an outdoor setting while enjoying entertainment featuring local artists, food vendors and free activities. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Union Plaza District along Anthony Street. FREE admission and FREE parking. More Details

Southern New Mexico State Fair – The annual fair features a rodeo, vendors, carnival rides, and live entertainment. 9 a.m. to midnight at the Doña Ana County Fairgrounds, 12 miles west of Las Cruces off I-10. Admission prices vary. More Details

El Paso Zoo – 35 acres of fun and adventure featuring exotic animals from around the world and family attractions such as the African Star Train, the Hunt Family Desert Spring splash pad, and the Foster Tree House Playground. 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 4001 E. Paisano, across from the County Coliseum. Admission varies. More Details

Art in the Park – The arts and crafts fair features handmade and homemade crafted items by local and regional artists and vendors, as well as continuous entertainment and children's activities. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Memorial Park’s Reserve area, 3100 Copper. Admission is FREE. More Details

Sue Young Spray Park – Splash pad with amusement-park style water features and other amenities, including park benches and shaded picnic units. 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at 9730 Diana Dr. FREE admission. (915) 544-3556

Mesilla Valley Corn Maze – The cornfield maze and pumpkin patch also offers a mini maze for the kids, pedal cars, slides, and a country store with food and gift items. Food, snacks, and drinks available. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 3855 W. Picacho, Las Cruces. Admission prices vary. More Details

La Union Corn Maze – In addition to the 13 acre cornfield maze, the farm features a mini-maze for the kids, tractor-pulled wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, pedal cars and other family activities, plus concessions. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. in La Union, N.M., Highway 28 next to Zin Valle Winery. Admission prices vary. More Details

Rockin’ The Rez Pow Wow – Ysleta del Sur Pueblo’s annual pow wow highlighting Native American dance, song, foods, and art. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. at Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Pakitu Community Park, Santa Sanchez and Tiwa Boulevard. FREE admission. More Details

El Paso’s Corn Maze – The 10-acre cornfield maze features a pumpkin patch, Kiddie Maze, cow train, food trucks and more. Open 12 noon to 6 p.m. at 1100 Old Hueco Tanks Road, south of Interstate 10 at Exit 35 (Eastlake). Tickets start at $8.95 for kids, $10.95 for adults. More Details

Wyler Ariel Tramway – Take in the beauty of our city and surroundings from 5,632 feet above sea level. Once on top there are several viewing areas, a gift shop, and Swiss-made gondolas that will take you on a soaring 4-minute ride above the canyon. 12 noon to 7 p.m. at Franklin Mountains State Park, 1700 McKinley. FREE entry. Tram Ride, $8 adults, $4 children 12 and under. More Details

Public Ice Skating – Glide around in the area’s largest public ice skating rink. Skating sessions times today: 12 noon to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Sierra Providence Event Center, 4100 E Paisano, behind the El Paso County Coliseum. Cost: $8, $6 Military. Admission includes skate rental. More Details

Free Movie Saturday at the International Museum of Art – The 1943 Technicolor version of The Phantom of the Opera will be screened at 2 p.m. in the auditorium of the International Museum of Art, 1211 Montana Ave. Admission is FREE, concessions will be available. More Details

Western Playland Amusement Park – 30+ rides and games for all ages. Open 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., 1249 Futurity Dr., Sunland Park, NM, across from Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. Admission varies. More Details

Movie Nite on the Lawn – Watch Selena under the stars in the Promenade Amphitheater at The Fountains at Farah. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. FREE to see. More Details

UTEP Dinner Theatre Presents ‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ – UTEP Dinner Theatre opens its 34th season with the feel-good international hit sensation based on the 1994 movie about two drag queens, a transsexual, and their battered old bus named Priscilla. The three friends cross the Australian outback searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could have ever dreamed. Show time is 7 p.m., 2nd Floor UTEP’s Union Building West. Tickets prices vary. More Details

Terror Trail Haunted House and Zombie Adventure – WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures transforms into a two-acre haunted house at night. 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures, 401 Anthony, in Canutillo. Admission varies. More Details

Movies in the Canyon – Family friendly movies shown on a state-of-the-art screen set up on the stage of the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Approximately 7:30 p.m. (or as dictated by sundown), weather permitting. Tonight, Inside Out. FREE. More Details

Caifanes Tribute Band – Doors open 8 p.m. at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, 122 S. Old Pueblo Rd. FREE 18 and older. More Details

El Paso Playhouse Presents ‘Our Lady of the Tortilla’ – El Paso’s longest running Community Theater presents the comedy about a Latino family and the revelations that ensue when a pious aunt sees the Virgin Mary while cooking her first batch of tortillas. Showtime is 8 p.m. at the El Paso Playhouse, 2501 Montana. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Concordia Cemetery Ghost Tour – Bring your camera and see if you can capture paranormal activity inside “El Paso’s City of the Dead” as you learn about the history, mystery, and lore of this historic landmark. 8:30 p.m. Admission: $15; 13 and older. More Details

SUNDAY:

Scenic Drive Scenic Sunday – Scenic Drive closes to traffic and opens for pedestrians allowing El Pasoans and tourists who like to walk, run, bicycle or skateboard enjoy the panoramic views the road high up on the southern slope of the Franklin Mountains has to offer without having to worry about dodging cars. Vehicle traffic is blocked from the Richmond Avenue entrance to the Rim Road-Robinson entrance from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Southern New Mexico State Fair – The annual fair features a rodeo, vendors, carnival rides, and live entertainment. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Doña Ana County Fairgrounds, 12 miles west of Las Cruces off I-10. Admission prices vary. More Details

El Paso Zoo – 35 acres of fun and adventure featuring exotic animals from around the world and family attractions such as the African Star Train, the Hunt Family Desert Spring splash pad, and the Foster Tree House Playground. 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., 4001 E. Paisano, across from the County Coliseum. Admission varies. More Details

Art in the Park – The arts and crafts fair features handmade and homemade crafted items by local and regional artists and vendors, as well as continuous entertainment and children's activities. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Memorial Park’s Reserve area, 3100 Copper. Admission is FREE. More Details

Sue Young Spray Park – Splash pad with amusement-park style water features and other amenities, including park benches and shaded picnic units. 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at 9730 Diana Dr. FREE admission. (915) 544-3556

Wyler Ariel Tramway – Take in the beauty of our city and surroundings from 5,632 feet above sea level. Once on top there are several viewing areas, a gift shop, and Swiss-made gondolas that will take you on a soaring 4-minute ride above the canyon. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Franklin Mountains State Park, 1700 McKinley. FREE entry. Tram Ride, $8 adults, $4 children 12 and under. More Details

Rockin’ The Rez Pow Wow – Ysleta del Sur Pueblo’s annual pow wow highlighting Native American dance, song, foods, and art. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. at Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Pakitu Community Park, Santa Sanchez and Tiwa Boulevard. FREE admission. More Details

Public Ice Skating – Glide around in the area’s largest public ice skating rink. Skating sessions times today: 12 noon to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Sierra Providence Event Center, 4100 E Paisano, behind the El Paso County Coliseum. Cost: $8, $6 Military. Admission includes skate rental. More Details

Mesilla Valley Corn Maze – The cornfield maze and pumpkin patch also offers a mini maze for the kids, pedal cars, slides, and a country store with food and gift items. Food, snacks, and drinks available. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 3855 W. Picacho, Las Cruces. Admission prices vary. More Details

El Paso’s Corn Maze – The 10-acre cornfield maze features a pumpkin patch, Kiddie Maze, cow train, food trucks and more. Open 12 noon to 6 p.m. at 1100 Old Hueco Tanks Road, south of Interstate 10 at Exit 35 (Eastlake). Tickets start at $8.95 for kids, $10.95 for adults. More Details

La Viña Winery Sunday Market – Dog and kid-friendly farmer’s market featuring farm fresh local produce, and music on the patio. 12 noon to 4 p.m. at La Viña Winery, 4201 S. NM Highway 28 in La Union, N.M., one mile north of Vinton Road. More Details

La Union Corn Maze – In addition to the 13 acre cornfield maze, the farm features a mini-maze for the kids, tractor-pulled wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, pedal cars and other family activities, plus concessions. Noon to 6 p.m. in La Union, N.M., Highway 28 next to Zin Valle Winery. Admission prices vary. More Details

Zin Valle Vineyards Free Music Sunday – Pack a picnic and enjoy the afternoon by the vineyards. FREE wine tasting and music. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. featuring Gold Hearted Crows. More Details

UTEP Dinner Theatre Presents ‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ – UTEP Dinner Theatre opens its 34th season with the feel-good international hit sensation based on the 1994 movie about two drag queens, a transsexual, and their battered old bus named Priscilla. The three friends cross the Australian outback searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could have ever dreamed. Show time 1:30 p.m., 2nd Floor UTEP’s Union Building West. Tickets prices vary. More Details

El Paso Playhouse Presents ‘Our Lady of the Tortilla’ – El Paso’s longest running Community Theater presents the comedy about a Latino family and the revelations that ensue when a pious aunt sees the Virgin Mary while cooking her first batch of tortillas. Showtime is 2 p.m. at the El Paso Playhouse, 2501 Montana. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Terror Trail Haunted House and Zombie Adventure – WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures transforms into a two-acre haunted house at night. 7:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. at WinkeyDoodles Paintball Adventures, 401 Anthony, in Canutillo. Admission varies. More Details