Family-friendly fun abounds in the borderland – from sports to theater and everything in between. Here’s a glimpse of some upcoming family event across El Paso:

May 3-19

Theater: ‘Peter Pan’

Showtimes: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday

2 p.m. Sunday

El Paso Playhouse, 2501 Montana

915-532-1317; elpasoplayhouse.com

May 3-Aug. 23

Alfresco! Fridays

6 p.m. Fridays

Convention Center Plaza

Free admission; food and other vendors

915-544-9550

elpasolive.com/alfrescofridays

May 4

May the Fourth Be With Zoo

Star Wars Day

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

El Paso Zoo, 4001 E. Paisano

915-212-0966; elpasozoo.org

@ElPasoZoo on Facebook

May 9-Aug. 1

Cool Canyon Nights

6-9 p.m. Thursdays

Free admission; VIP $10

McKelligon Canyon, 1331 McKelligon

915-544-9550

elpasolive.com/coolcanyonnights

June 1

Lee and Beulah Moor Walk/Run

5K competitive race/1-mile fun walk

8 a.m. start time

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino

1200 Futurity Drive, Sunland Park, NM

915-544-8777; leemoor.org.

raceadventuresunlimited.com

June 1

Sun City Splash & Dash

Race El Paso’s youth swim-run event

7:30 a.m. start time

Ascarate Park pool, 6900 Delta

Entry: $25. Park entry: $2 per vehicle.

915-256-1765

raceelpaso.com/splash-dash

June 8

Books Are GEMS

Summer of Reading Block Party

4-8 p.m.

7744 North Loop

915-845-5437; booksaregems.org

June 9-30

Music Under the Stars

7 p.m. Sundays

Chamizal National Memorial

mcad.elpasotexas.gov

June 14-July 27

Viva! El Paso

History, culture of the region told through song, dance, more

Various showtimes

McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre

elpasolive.com; @VIVAEP on Facebook

June 17-18

Ascarate Junior Golf Tournament

First Tea; ages 18 and younger

7 a.m.-noon

Ascarate Golf Course, 6900 Delta

915-252-6511

thefirstteegreaterelpaso.org

June 17-21

EPYSO Summer Music Camp

Strings, woodwinds, brass, percussion

915-525-8978; epsyo.org

Oct. 22-27

Charlie & the Chocolate Factory

Part of Broadway in El Paso

7:30 p.m. Plaza Theatre

915-231-1111; elpasolive.com

Nov. 8

Peppa Pig Adventure

Peppa Pig, George and friends are back

6 p.m. Abraham Chavez Theatre

elpasolive.com

Ongoing Events

El Paso Chihuahuas

Triple A baseball team

2019 season runs through Sept. 2

Southwest University Park

1 Ballpark Plaza

915-533-BASE; epchihuahuas.com

El Paso Locomotive FC

USL soccer team

2019 season runs through Oct. 19

Southwest University Park,

1 Ballpark Plaza

915-235-GOAL; eplocomotivefc.com

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