Editor’s note: Information on the El Paso Corn Maze event has been updated.
El Pasoans are starting to get out again, with and without masks, enjoying restaurants, getting together with family and going on outings.
Memorial Day weekend gives El Pasoans another reason to get together and enjoy a three-day break.
Here are some things to do in the region.
Ardovino’s Farmers Market, 1 Ardovinos Dr., Sunland Park, N.M., features a variety of vendors including those selling salsas, farm fresh eggs, roasted pecans, fresh breads and honey products. The market is now open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 575-589-0653, ext. 3.
Come hungry to enjoy the CoffeeStream’s rustic French bread, burritos and fresh squeezed juices, mimosas and other drinks.
El Paso Corn Maze update: The Sun City Market planned for the El Paso Corn Maze on May 29 has been canceled. Information: 915-330-7856.
Wet ‘N Wild Waterpark in Anthony, Texas, will open every day starting May 27. Enjoy the water rides from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 29-31.
Due to state restrictions, the park is limiting capacity and group size. Guests wishing to picnic must purchase a reserved picnic area.
Admission cost: $29.99 at the gate.
El Paso Comic Strip: The comedy place will feature comedian Sean Grant, recognized as the Funniest College Kid in America by Jimmy Kimmel Live!, May 27-30.
Shows will be at 7:30 p.m. May 27-30. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 and $22.
Grant has appeared on Tyler Perry’s “Meet the Browns” and is working on a web-series “Two plus one,” where he plays an antagonizing yet lovable younger cousin.
El Paso Chihuahuas: The Chihuahuas will be playing the Oklahoma City Dodgers May 27-31. Game time is at 7:05 p.m. May 27-29 and 6:05 p.m. May 30-31.
On May 31, the evening will end with a fireworks spectacular to celebrate Memorial Day. There will be fireworks on May 29 as well.
Tickets start at $8 on up, available via the El Paso Chihuahuas Web site.
If you’re looking for something thrilling, and not for the faint of heart, check out the Paranormal Cirque, which has an R-rating.
The show, a thrilling combination of daring acrobatics, illusionists and special acts under a big red tent, will have shows May 27-31 and June 3-6 at the Sunland Park Mall parking lot.
Face masks will be required. General admission: $30.
For more information: https://www.paranormalcirque.com/
María Cortés González may be reached at 915-546-6150; email@example.com; @EPTMaria on Twitter.