The Plaza Classic Film Festival is bringing back ‘Holiday Movies’ to the Plaza Theatre beginning December 16, 2016.

For the first time in four years, the El Paso Community Foundation’s Plaza Classic Film Festival is bringing back the festive tradition of ‘Holiday Movies’ at the Plaza Theatre, which has been revived thanks to the new WinterFest in downtown El Paso.

The 'Holiday Movies' at the Plaza Theatre will feature Christmas movie favorites such as: It’s a Wonderful Life, White Christmas, Home Alone and The Santa Clause which will begin on  Friday, December 16, through Sunday, December 18, 2016.

Tickets for the movies are $2 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, December 2 at the Plaza Theatre box office, Ticketmaster outlets, ticketmaster.com and 800-745-3000.

As part of the 'Holiday Movies' at the Plaza Theatre, organists Ken Fedorick, Richard Garven and Laurie Koval will play half-hour sets before each movie on original, restored Wyler Mighty Wurlitzer Organ at the Plaza Theatre.

Holiday Movie Schedule:

Friday, December 16, 2016

  • 1 p.m. — A Christmas Story (1983)
  • 3:30 p.m. — Home Alone (1990)
  • 7 p.m. — It’s a Wonderful Life (1946, 70th anniversary)

Sunday, December 18, 2016

  • 1 p.m. — The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
  • 3:30 p.m. — White Christmas (1954)
  • 6 p.m. — The Santa Clause (1994)