Best time to visit El Paso, TX

El Paso, TX

9 THINGS TO DO IN EL PASO, TX (JUNE 29 - JULY 08)

Shrimp Season

Shrimp Season

July–November • food

Check out the opening​ ceremony of a shrimp festival and enjoy the traditions and delicious seafood

Watermelon

Watermelon

April–early September • food

There is nothing better than a cool slice of watermelon during hot summer Texas days

Raccoon

Raccoon

March–November • nature

These curious small creatures can quietly accompany you during an evening camping trip

Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

July–April • activity

Amazing views, huge rocks, wild nature, and challenging routes for climbers of all levels

Franklin Mountains State Park

Franklin Mountains State Park

all year round • nature

Discover unbelievable high-desert mountains, just a half-hour drive from downtown El Paso

Peach Season

Peach Season

May–August • food

Yummy, tasty, fresh peaches are ready to be picked

Hueco Tanks State Park and Historic Site

Hueco Tanks State Park and Historic Site

all year round • nature

Enjoy the bizarre landscapes of the far west corner of Texas

El Paso Rose Garden

El Paso Rose Garden

March–November • nature

Take a walk in the shade of over 1,500 beautiful rose bushes

Keystone Heritage Park

Keystone Heritage Park

all year round • nature

A fantastic place with the Franklin Mountains serving as a backdrop

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Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie

October–December • food

Try the best pie you have ever eaten on your trip to Texas

Snake Season

Snake Season

March–May • nature

Snakes have been an object of fascination, fear, and suspicion since ancient times

Texas Independence Day

Texas Independence Day

March 02 • event

The best time to feel the atmosphere of the Lone Star State, witness legendary Texan patriotism, and enjoy celebrations all over the state

Southern New Mexico State Fair and Rodeo

Southern New Mexico State Fair and Rodeo

September 30–October 04, 2020 • event

A celebration of the region's agricultural roots with some quality family time in Las Cruces

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