Enjoy exciting Beyond Van Gogh exhibit
The Immersive Experience is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; closed Mondays and Tuesdays through Jan. 20 at the El Paso County Coliseum. Hours will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Christmas Eve; closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Tickets, ranging from $23.99 to $73.99, plus fees, are available at vangoghelpaso.com
Posada at St. Anthony’s Seminary
The St. Anthony’s Seminary, at 4601 Hastings Drive, is having its last posada with a rosary prayer at 7 p.m. Friday. The evening includes goodies and a pinata for the kids. Free.
Christmas Eve event
On Christmas Eve, enjoy a live music performance by Jason Sanford from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Barnett Harley-Davidson showroom, 8272 Gateway Blvd. E. There will be food trucks set up outside and indoor seating.
Christmas Day Brunch at Ambar
The Plaza Hotel at Pioneer Park will have its Christmas Day Brunch with Live Jazz on Dec. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ambar. Cost is $65 for adults, and $32.50 for children ages 4-12. Reservations can be made by calling 915.440.0051 or online at OpenTable.
This Christmas, families can enjoy the magic of the holiday with the “Nutcracker: Magic of Christmas Ballet” at 3 and 7 p.m. Dec. 31 at the Plaza Theatre. The ballet features stars from the Ukraine ballet. Tickets, ranging from $30 to $100, plus fees, are available via Ticketmaster.com
Don’t miss ‘Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel’ tour
“Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition,” a self-guided tour, will run through Jan. 1 at Sunland Park Mall. The tour features fabric graphics that are about 80% of the life-size artwork from the Sistine Chapel ceiling at the Vatican. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Tickets: $22.20 for adults, $14.95 for youths ages 4-12. Discounts are available for seniors, students, military and family bundles. Purchase online at https://chapelsistine.com/exhibitions/el-paso. Tickets can be bought at the door with some capacity limits.
María Cortés González may be reached at 915-546-6150; email@example.com; @EPTMaria on Twitter.