Here’s what’s going on in and around El Paso this weekend, March 25 – 27, 2016.

FRIDAY:

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

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

Live Horse Racing – The live horse racing season continues at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. Post time is 1:30 p.m. FREE general admission and parking. More Details

Sesame Street Live presents ‘Make a New Friend' - Elmo, Grover, and their Sesame Street friends explore the universal fun of singing, dancing, and friendship. Showtimes today are is 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Ticket prices vary. 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, Sorry About Your Sister. 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. FREE

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

SATURDAY:

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 (near The Garden Restaurant) along Anthony Street. FREE admission and FREE parking. 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. 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. FREE admission. More Details

38th Annual Transmountain Optimist NorthEaster Parade – The procession will begin at the intersection of Hercules and Diana Drive and continue along Diana for about a mile and a half to the old NorthPark Mall. El Paso's first and only World Boxing Champ Jennifer Han is the Grand Marshall. 10 a.m. FREE. More Details

Parks and Rec Easter Egg Hunts – The City of El Paso Parks and Rec Department will be hosting free Easter Egg Hunts throughout the city at various recreation centers. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More Details

Easter Eggstravaganzoo at the El Paso Zoo – Celebrate spring at the El Paso Zoo, and watch the Zoo animals go on their own special egg hunts. Take photos with the Easter Bunny, enjoy all the inflatables, plus crafts, and Egg-tivity Stations with candy prizes. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. FREE with zoo admission. Photos with Easter Bunny extra. More Details

Sesame Street Live presents ‘Make a New Friend' - Elmo, Grover, and their Sesame Street friends explore the universal fun of singing, dancing, and friendship. Showtimes today are 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m., and 5:30 p.m. at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Ticket prices vary. More Details

Easter-avaganza at Biggs Park - Family fun for everyone, like extreme inflatables and other springy activities and games, plus FREE pictures with the Easter Bunny. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Biggs Park, 11388 Sergeant Major Boulevard. Admission and most activities are FREE. Event is open to the public. More Details

Golden Easter Egg Hunt and April Pools Day – The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will host a Golden Easter Egg Hunt and swimming for children under 12-years-old. 12 noon at the Armijo Aquatic Center, 911 S. Ochoa St. FREE. More Details

Easter Egg Hunt and Spring Bash – Westside Community Church hosts this annual event. Family activities include a jumping balloon and face painting, and an appearance by the Easter Bunny. 12 noon to 3 p.m. at Francisco Delgado Park, on Imperial Ridge behind Franklin High School. FREE. 490-2800

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

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

Parks and Rec Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt - The City of El Paso will host a FREE aquatic Easter egg hunt at the Veterans Aquatic Center, 5301 Salem Dr beginning at 12:30 p.m. FREE recreational swimming will follow from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 544-3556

Parks and Rec Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt - The City of El Paso will host a FREE aquatic Easter egg hunt at the Leo Cancellare Aquatic Center, 650 Wallenberg Dr beginning at 12:30 p.m. Participants can then swim for FREE from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 544-3556

Live Horse Racing – The live horse racing season continues at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. Post time is 1:30 p.m. FREE general admission and parking. More Details

Western Playland Amusement Park – 30+ rides and games for all ages. Open 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., 1249 Futurity Dr., Sunland Park, NM, across from Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. Admission varies. More Details

Movies at the Museum Film Series – The 2014 documentary "La Cour De Babel" (School of Babel) 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. 543-6747

Punk Rock Flea Market Goblin Market – Art, bands, booze, food. 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lowbrow Palace, 111 East Robinson. FREE admission.

Ozzy Osbourne Tribute Band – “Ozzmania” pays homage to the music of Ozzy Osbourne, the Prince of Darkness. 8:30 p.m. at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, 122 S. Old Pueblo Rd. FREE 18 and older. More Details

Journey Tribute Band – "San Antonio Lights" rocks the racetrack with all your favorite Journey songs. 9 p.m. at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. FREE admission. More Details

Ghosts915 Haunted Brothel Tour – Guides take you through Downtown El Paso’s darkest alleys and into some of our city’s remaining brothels, and expose murder, corruption, adultery, and prostitution of the Old West. 9 p.m. at the Paranormal Research Center, 108 East San Antonio. $15 per person. More Details

SUNDAY:

Easter Eggstravaganzoo at the El Paso Zoo – Celebrate spring at the El Paso Zoo, and watch the Zoo animals go on their own special egg hunts. Take photos with the Easter Bunny, enjoy all the inflatables, plus crafts, and Egg-tivity Stations with candy prizes. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. FREE with zoo admission. Photos with Easter Bunny extra. 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. 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

Easter Egg Adventure at Freedom Crossing – Kids can drop in at participating mall stores and restaurants and collect free candy-filled eggs, while supplies last. Other activities include photos with the Easter Bunny. 12 noon to 3 p.m. FREE. More Details

3rd Annual San Elizario Easter Egg Hunt – 10,000 candy and prize filled Easter eggs will be up for grabs. 2 p.m. [preregistration begins at 11 a.m.], Main Street and Alarcon Road in San Elizario. FREE, but children must be accompanied by parent or guardian. 526-7681

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

Live Horse Racing – The live horse racing season continues at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. Post time is 1:30 p.m. FREE general admission and parking. More Details

Western Playland Amusement Park – 30+ rides and games for all ages. Open 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., 1249 Futurity Dr., Sunland Park, NM, across from Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. Admission varies. More Details

Sesame Street Live presents ‘Make a New Friend' - Elmo, Grover, and their Sesame Street friends explore the universal fun of singing, dancing, and friendship. Showtime is 2 p.m. at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Ticket prices vary. More Details