Get into the holiday spirit with these fun and festive holiday outings and freebies happening this week in El Paso.

Take a hike at Hueco Tanks or stroll around Winter Wonderland at Keystone Park, or the Annual Pecan Harvest, or maybe pick up a free bratwurst, thanks to Peter’s German Grill & Bakery, or swing by this year’s Christmas 4 Kids Drive-Thru Toy Giveaway.

Find something for everyone at either of these five fun holiday outings:

Ramirez Pecan Farm 17th Annual Pecan Harvest

  • Saturday – December 19, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Make a reservation to take the whole family out to the country to pick fresh pecans from the Ramirez Pecan Farm orchard at $3 per pound.
  • Face coverings will be required
  • Check out their store offering pecans as well as fresh candied pecans and Christmas gift baskets.
  • Ramirez Pecan Farm is located at 13709 North Loop in Clint.
  • For more information and to make a reservation, call 915-851-2003.

Peter's German Grill & Bakery

  • Sunday – December 20, 2020, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Peter's German Grill & Bakery is celebrating Christmas by giving away free Bratwurst, and everyone is also encouraged to take in an ornament or a Christmas card to decorate their Christmas tree.

Winter Wonderland AT Keystone Heritage Park / El Paso Botanical Garden

Christmas 4 Kids Drive-Thru Toy Giveaway

  • Saturday – December 19, 2020, at 4 p.m.
  • The Christmas 4 Kids Drive-Thru Toy Giveaway is hosted by the local organization, Reach and Relieve.
  • Free Hot cocoa, candy canes, Christmas books, and a new toy for each child ages 0-16 (child must be present) will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.

Home for the Holidays Hike

  • Saturday – December 19, 2020, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Celebrate the holidays with this ranger-guided hike or stroll at Hueco Tanks State Park.
  • Make sure that you take water, snacks, and sunscreen and wear appropriate clothes, and show apparel for this adventure.
  • Social distancing guidelines and face masks will be required throughout the tour.
  • Reservations are required, and space is limited. To make a reservation, call (915) 857-1135
  • Must arrive at least 30 minutes before the start of the tour to allow time for registration.
  • Fee: $9 per adult 13 and above and $2 per child ages 5-12.

Whatever you decide to do, make sure you stay safe, follow social distancing guidelines, and wear your face mask.

 

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