Below are just some Halloween highlights. Check our daily calendar to find more events!
Wednesday-Friday, Oct. 25-27
‘Miedo a La Mexicana’ Cinema FrightFest
A week of Spanish horror movies. Oct. 25: “Hasta El Viento Tiene Miedo” (1968); Oct. 26: “El Laberinto del Fauno” (2006); Oct. 27: “La Leyenda de La Llorona” (2011)
12 and 6 p.m., free, La Fe Culture and Technology Center, 721 S. Ochoa St.
More info: 915-534-7979, facebook.com/CentroDeSaludFamiliarLaFe
Friday, Oct. 27
‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ Monster Bash
Two-day free family-friendly Halloween party featuring three haunted houses, inflatable attractions, games, food vendors and more. Costumes encouraged. The bash continues same time and place on Sat. Oct. 28.
6-10 p.m., Trading Post, 1717 Marshall Rd., Ft. Bliss,
More info: (915) 588-8247, bliss.armymwr.com/calendar
UTEP Theater & Dance presents ‘Bloody Shakespeare’
A Shakespeare-themed haunted house/theater experience.
Runs Oct. 27-Nov. 1, times vary, $9-$14, UTEP Studio Theater, 500 W. University Ave.
More info: 915-747-5118
Saturday, Oct. 28
Boo at the Zoo
The Zoo’s annual event features trick-or-treating stations, animal encounters, children’s activities, games, frightfully delightful decorations and more.
Event runs Oct. 28-29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., El Paso Zoo, 4001 E. Paisano Dr., $7.50-$12, free for Zoological Society Members and kids under 2,
More info: 915-212-0ZOO (0966), elpasozoo.org
Old Mesilla’s annual celebration features a haunted house and carnival games.
6 p.m., free, Old Mesilla Plaza, 2231 Avenida de Mesilla, Mesilla, NM
Information: 575-524-3252, facebook.com/OldMesilla
Halloween Zombie Walk
Halloween carnival and zombie themed walk. Free candy. Costume and pet costume contests, children’s activities and live music. Public encouraged to bring non-perishable food item for El Pasoans Fighting Hunger.
5 p.m., free, San Jacinto Plaza, 111 W. Mills Ave.
More info: 915-212-1704, facebook.com/ElPasoParksandRec
Tis a family-friendly Halloween celebration featuring a screening of “Hotel Transylvania,” trick-or-treating, games, activities and a costume contest.
10 a.m.-2 p.m., free, Freedom Crossing, 1611 Haan Rd., Ft. Bliss
More info: 915-564-5311, freedomcrossingatfortbliss.com/events
Touch Halloween Bash
Costume dance party with contests for cash and prizes.
8 p.m., $5-$25, Touch Bar & Nightclub, 11395 James Watt
‘Wicked One’ Freestyle Halloween Bash
Costume party featuring freestyle music from Coro, Nyasia, Sammy C, Wicked One, Moiseis, Danny Damian, Angela E and Eddie V.
8:30 p.m., $25-$60, Buchanan’s Event Center, 11540 Pellicano Dr.,
More info: 915-315-9862, WickedOneFreeStyle.com/event-tickets
Sunday, Oct. 29
13h Annual Howl-O-Wine Walk
A one-mile walk around the La Vina Winery. There will also be music performances, contests, food and pet product vendors.
12 p.m., free entry for humans, $15 one dog adv., $20 one dog day of, La Vina Winery, 4201 S. Hwy. NM-28, La Union, New Mexico
Horror Movie Art Fest
A display of local, horror-themed artwork, featuring live entertainment, giveaways and a prize for best costume.
6 p.m., free, Barmen Kitchen & Bar, 4130 N. Mesa St., Age 18+
More info: 915-256-1740, facebook.com/barmenelpaso
Monday, Oct. 30
Devil’s Night Concordia Cemetery Tour
Lost El Paso Paranormal leads participants through El Paso’s oldest cemetery. Costumes encouraged.
9 p.m., $15, Concordia Cemetery, 3700 E. Yandell Dr.
More info: 915-503-8960, facebook.com/lostelpasoparanormal
Tuesday, Oct. 31
Alamo Drafthouse presents ‘Halloween’
A screening of John Carpenters 1978 slasher about a crazy who escapes the loony bin, heads home and starts murdering.
7:30 and 10:15 p.m., $6.91, Alamo Drafthouse, 250 E. Montecillo Dr.
More info: 915-845-7469, drafthouse.com/el-paso
Slaughterhouse Halloween Party
Costume dance party with headliner Detlef. Opening sets by JustMe, B2B, Nava and Qike B2B Amhel.
8 p.m., ages 18+, $10 adv., $18 day of, $5 surcharge ages 18-20, Club Here I Love You, 115 S. Durango St.
More info: 915-307-7736, facebook.com/clubhereIloveyou