Here’s what’s going on in and around El Paso this weekend, October 2 - 4, 2015. Some events are free, some will cost you a few bucks:

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 pricesvary. 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

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, an farm animal corral, cow train, 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 discounts and group rates available. More Details

San Eli First Friday Art Walk & Ghost Tour – All of the art galleries stay open for this once a month evening event, which includes live music at the Bandido Cantina, a “Movie on the Wall” at sundown, and a Ghost Tour of the Old County Jail. 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the San Elizario Art District located off Socorro Road at Main Street. Artwalk is FREE, the Ghost Tour $15. 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 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tonight, Chris Baker (country, acoustic rock).

KLAQ Haunted Forest - The annual haunted house moves outdoors this year for a mind-bending 4D experience. 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Ricky’s Paintball, 1773 Pali Dr. near Zaragoza. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Get Reel Film Series at UTEP – Some of this past summer’s biggest movies for as little as $2. Tonight’s movie is “Inside Out” 7 p.m., UTEP Union Cinema, 500 W. University. More Details

Movies in the Canyon – Family friendly, relatively current movies shown on a state-of-the-art screen set up on the stage of the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Approximately 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. Tonight’s featured flick is “Up” FREE to see. More Details

Punk Rock Flea Market Family Movie Night – Food trucks, a flick, and family fun. “Hocus Pocus” will be screened tonight beginning at sundown (approximately 7:30 p.m.) at El Paso Punk Rock Flea Market, 1710 Joe Battle, off Vista del Sol. FREE admission. More Details

The Doubletree by Hilton presents Movies on the Terrace – You don’t have to be a guest in the hotel to enjoy the movie. Bring your chairs and blankets or whatever you need to be comfy, but outside food or drinks are not permitted. Tonight, “The Three Amigos” beginning at sundown (approximately 7:30 p.m.), weather permitting, on the Sunset Terrace located on the seventh floor of Doubletree Hotel, 600 N. El Paso St. in downtown El Paso. Admission is FREE. 532-8733

Ardovino’s Desert Crossing Live Music Fridays – Relax and unwind under the stars with live music on the patio. 7: 30 p.m. at Ardovino’s Desert Crossing, 1 Ardovino Dr., Sunland Park, New Mexico. Tonight’s featured artist is Glen Leffler. FREE to see.  More Details

SATURDAY:

Farmers 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

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

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

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 the Socorro Entertainment Center, 11200 Santos Sanchez, in Socorro. FREE admission. 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, an farm animal corral, cow train, pedal cars and other family activities, plus concessions. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. in La Union, N.M. on Highway 28 next to Zin Valle Winery. Admission prices vary discounts and group rates available. More Details

El Paso’s Corn Maze – The 10-acre cornfield maze features a pumpkin patch, Kiddie Maze, cow train, pedal cars, food trucks and more. Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 1100 Old Hueco Tanks Road, south of Interstate 10 at Exit 35 (Eastlake). Admission prices vary. More Details

Mesilla Valley 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
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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

UTEP Football Homecoming Game – The Miners take on the University of Texas San Antonio. Game time is 6 p.m. at Sun Bowl Stadium. Ticket prices vary. More Details

KLAQ Haunted Forest - The annual haunted house moves outdoors this year for a mind-bending 4D experience. 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Ricky’s Paintball, 1773 Pali Dr. near Zaragoza. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Punk Rock Flea Market Date Night – Food trucks, artists and vendors, and a movie. Food truck windows open at 6 p.m., the movie “The Craft” starts at sundown at the Punk Rock Flea Market, 1710 Joe Battle on the Corner of Vista Del Sol and Joe Battle. FREE admission. More Details

Movies in the Canyon – Family friendly, relatively current movies shown on a state-of-the-art screen set up on the stage of the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Approximately 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. FREE to see. Tonight’s movie is “Goonies.” More Details

Hollywood Nights Movie Night at The Fountains at Farah – Watch “Wreck-It Ralph” under the stars in the Promenade Amphitheater at The Fountains at Farah. Chuy’s Tex-Mex will be on site selling snacks and drinks. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets. 7:30 to 9 p.m. FREE to see. More Details

Ardovino’s Desert Crossing Live Music Saturdays – Relax and unwind under the stars with live music on the patio. 7:30 p.m. at Ardovino’s Desert Crossing, 1 Ardovino Dr., Sunland Park, New Mexico. Locomotion Trio is tonight’s featured artist. FREE to see. More Details

Michael Jackson Tribute Band – “Moonwalker - The Reflection of Michael” pays homage to the music, the moves, and the look of "The King of Pop."  8:35 p.m. at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, 122 S. Old Pueblo Rd. FREE 18 and older. More Details

Concordia Cemetery Ghost Tour – The Paso del Norte Paranormal Society will hold a paranormal investigation of Concordia Cemetery from 9 to 11 p.m. Admission is $15. Meet at the Yandell entrance to the cemetery at 8:30pm. More Details

SUNDAY:

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

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 the Socorro Entertainment Center, 11200 Santos Sanchez, in Socorro. FREE admission. More Details

Mesilla Valley 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, an farm animal corral, cow train, pedal cars and other family activities, plus concessions. Noon to 6 p.m. in La Union, N.M. on Highway 28 next to Zin Valle Winery. Admission prices vary discounts and group rates available. More Details

El Paso’s Corn Maze – The 10-acre cornfield maze features a pumpkin patch, Kiddie Maze, cow train, pedal cars, 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). Admission prices vary. More Details

La Viña Farmers and Crafters Market – La Viña Winery hosts a dog and family-friendly farmer’s market featuring farm fresh, local produce. 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

Zin Valle Vineyards Free Music Sunday – Bring your family and friends, pack a picnic and enjoy the afternoon at Zin Valle Vineyards. Free wine tasting and music from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. This week, guitarist and singer Julio Ortiz. More Details

KLAQ Haunted Forest - The annual haunted house moves outdoors this year for a mind-bending 4D experience. 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Ricky’s Paintball, 1773 Pali Dr. near Zaragoza. Ticket prices vary. More Details