Check out these local holiday events to take care of those last-minute gifts all the while supporting our local artists.

Happy Hippie Holidaze Open House

Hal Marcus is hosting his annual Happy Hippie Holidays Open House featuring local artists at this arts and crafts fair where you will find one-of-a-kind handmade hats, textiles, recycled creations, purses, folk art and so much more.

  • December 14, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and December 15, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hal Marcus Gallery located at 1308 N. Oregon

Holiday Party & Toy Drive

Tooth and Veil Oddities along with Vintage Vixen Dolls are hosting a toy drive for the kids of Region 19 Head Start preschool programs between the ages of 4-6. Enjoy fun games, a Christmas Photobooth, live music by the El Paso Band and so much more.

  • December 14, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. at B-17 Bombers B-17 located at 201 S. El Paso St.

WHO Stole Christmas?

Enjoy this free family-friendly event where you are sure to find unique holiday gifts made by local artists. While you’re out there enjoy delicious hot chocolate and cookies with Jack Skellington from Nightmare Before Christmas and a meet and greet with the Grinch along with some of the Whoville Town characters.

  • December 14, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the El Paso Funeral Museum located at 6111 South Desert Blvd.