There is a way you can enjoy the outdoors and get in on some adventure outside of Texas. If you have had the urge to go on a river raft ride, then get your bags ready.

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You won't have to pack for long since it can be a mini road trip. But if you plan on getting wet on the raft rides, then bring extra clothes.

The Memorial Day weekend is the best excuse to enjoy a mini road trip. Plus, the extra day off from work helps make a quick trip out of El Paso possible.

On May 27, 28, & 29 you can satisfy your daredevil side at Riverfest in Farmington, New Mexico. If you are down for a thrill at a place that is also family-friendly, then look no further.

You just need to plan a mini road trip out of El Paso to Farmington, New Mexico for this outdoor adventure. If you would like to know more about Riverfest just refer to Phil Max's YouTube video below.

Also, it isn't just all about river rafting, there will be all sorts of entertainment and more. Riverfest is where you can see the community come together for a festive celebration.

It certainly owns up to the family-friendly standards parents require. Besides the adventurous fun along Animas River, there will be live music, a race for weiner dogs, a car show, and activities for the kids.

The times differ on each day of Riverfest that is presented by the River Reach Foundation. If you would like further details about this adventure outside of El Paso, just click here.

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