Here’s what’s going on in and around El Paso this weekend, November 21 – November 23, 2014. Some events are free, some will cost you a few bucks:

FRIDAY:

Ice Skating at the Promenade Ice Pond – Skate the Ice Pond at the Fountains at Farah, 8889 Gateway West Blvd. 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission varies. More Details

Friday at the Fire – Live music by local bands set against the ambiance of the Freedom Crossing at Ft. Bliss outdoor fireplace. 6 – 11 p.m. FREE. Tonight, J-Rome and the 9-1-1 Band (R&B).

UTEP’s Get Reel Film Series – Get Reel (previously Cinema Novo) presents independent and educational films as well as blockbuster movies for as little as $1. Tonight’s movie is "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”. 7 p.m., UTEP Union Cinema, 500 W. University. Admission is $1 – $2. More Details

El Paso Rhinos Hockey – El Paso’s Junior League ice hockey team hosts the Oklahoma City Blazers. 7:30 p.m. at the Sierra Providence Events Center, next to the Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. Ticket prices vary. More Details

El Paso Symphony Orchestra presents Classical Concert #3 – The El Paso Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of maestro Bohuslav Rattay, performs Mozart’s Symphony in F major, Shostakovich’s Chamber Symphony for strings in C minor, and Beehtoven’s Symphony No. 5. 7:30 p.m. at The Plaza Theatre. Ticket prices vary. More Details

SATURDAY:

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 noon. FREE admission. (575) 589-0653, ext. 3

Mayapán Market – Locally and naturally grown produce, and Mexican fair-trade artworks are spotlighted. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Café Mayapán, 2000 Texas. FREE admission. 217-1126

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 for the entire family. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Union Plaza District (near The Garden Restaurant) along Anthony Street. FREE admission and FREE parking. More Details

Ice Skating at the Promenade Ice Pond – Skate the Ice Pond at the Fountains at Farah, 8889 Gateway West Blvd. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Admission varies. More Details

German Advent Bazaar – The traditional German Christmas fair features vendors selling handmade arts and crafts, as well as German food and drink, and German beer. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Building 757 on Carter Road in Fort Bliss. Admission is FREE. 568-0259, 568-4824

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

Holiday of Heroes Tree Lighting Celebration – The official kick-off to the holiday season on Ft. Bliss includes live holiday music from local favorite Sha’Vonne, dance performances, free photos with Santa, and the lighting of the 40 foot Christmas tree. 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the promenade at Freedom Crossing on Ft. Bliss. FREE. Open to the public. More Details

UTEP Men’s Basketball – The Miners host I-10 rivals NMsu. Tip-off time is 7 p.m. at the Don Haskins Center. Ticket prices vary. More Details

El Paso Symphony Orchestra presents Classical Concert #3 – The El Paso Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of maestro Bohuslav Rattay, performs Mozart’s Symphony in F major, Shostakovich’s Chamber Symphony for strings in C minor, and Beehtoven’s Symphony No. 5. 7:30 p.m. at The Plaza Theatre. Ticket prices vary. More Details

El Paso Rhinos Hockey – El Paso’s Junior League ice hockey team hosts the Oklahoma City Blazers. 7:30 p.m. at the Sierra Providence Events Center, next to the Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Metalachi Concert – “The World’s First and Only Heavy Metal Mariachi Band” performs an 18 and older show 8 p.m. at Speaking Rock, 122 South Old Pueblo Road. FREE. More Details

SUNDAY:

Ice Skating at the Promenade Ice Pond – Skate the Ice Pond at the Fountains at Farah, 8889 Gateway West Blvd. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Admission varies. More Details

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

El Paso Rhinos Hockey – El Paso’s Junior League ice hockey team hosts the Oklahoma City Blazers. 4:30 p.m. at the Sierra Providence Events Center, next to the Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. Ticket prices vary. More Details