The City of El Paso has dozens of fun family events that are free all summer long that are part of the city’s commitment to improving our community’s quality of life.

Many of these free events include outdoor concerts, movies, workshops and open air markets.

FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2015

  • Gardening 101 Workshop
  • Featuring water-smart gardening
  • 4 p.m. at the Multipurpose Recreation Center
  • 9031 Viscount Boulevard
  • Alfresco Fridays
  • Featuring “Sorry About Your Sister” (Rockabilly Band)
  • 6 p.m. at the Convention Center Plaza in Downtown El Paso

SATURDAY, JULY 11, 2015

  • Art and Farmers Market
  • Featuring local food and craft vendors
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Anthony Street at the Union Plaza District
  • Youth Activities Challenge
  • Challenges for children ages 8-17 yrs. including casting, archery, knot tying, and backpacking.
  • 9 a.m. to Noon at the Westside Community Park
  • 7400 High Ridge Drive
  • Parks and Recre-Action Day
  • Information booths, active games, food booths, and entertainment.
  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lincoln Park
  • 4001 Durazno Avenue
  • Family Story Time
  • Detective stories
  • 11 a.m. at all El Paso Public Library branches
  • Archery and Atl-Atl
  • Demonstrations Shoot arrows with trained instructors
  • 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology
  • 4301 Transmountain Road
  • Saturdays in the Park Band “Tejas”
  • 6 p.m. at Grandview Park
  • 3200 Jefferson Avenue
  • Dancing in the City
  • “Everyday People” (Funk Band)
  • 7 p.m. at the Convention Center Plaza in Downtown El Paso
  • Movies Under the Stars
  • Mary Poppins
  • 8:30 p.m. or dusk at Stiles Park
  • 7325 Stiles Drive

SUNDAY, JULY 12, 2015

  • Music Under the Stars
  • “Vertical Horizon,” (Alternative Rock)
  • 7:30 p.m. at the Chamizal National Memorial
  • 800 S. San Marcial Street

For more information on these events, dial 3-1-1.