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


Alfresco! Fridays — The 10th season of free outdoor concerts continues today at 6 p.m. at Arts Festival Plaza between El Paso Museum of Art and Plaza Theater. Sha’Vonne & The Vibe and Prime 80s Xperience will entertain you this weekend. More Details

FRIDAY – SAturday:

El Paso Symphony Orchestra- The Symphony opens its 82nd season and continues its search for new conductor/director. 7:30 p.m. in the Plaza Theatre with guest conductor Arthur Post. More Details

Movies in the Canyon - Free movies screened at McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre at about 8:30 p.m.,weather permitting. Friday, “Despicable Me,” Saturday, “Dark Knight.” More Details


‘Shakespeare on the Rocks’ Theater Festival- The annual Shakespeare festival at Chamizal National Memorial Theatre featuring a performance of “Twelfth Night” is 7 p.m. More Details


Buckcherry and Lit- The rock bands perform free at Socorro Entertainment Center, 11200 Santos Sanchez. More Details

Note: If you know of an event I missed feel free to tell us about it in the “leave a comment” box below