In El Paso, it feels like summer is officially here but actually kicks off on June 17.

Some El Paso still sport flip-flops even in winter.

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A Holiday Perfect for the Sun City

Make sure you plan to either wear or pack a pair of flip-flops on June 17 to celebrate National Flip-Flop Day.

Sure sometimes people might joke about you wearing a pair of flip-flops out and about to work or a formal occasion, but this is a very special day.

If you usually don't wear them, make sure you have a pair of them around that day.

While the temperatures are rising in the borderland some of us are trying to find ways to cool down all while on a budget. For example, during these times as we are trying to fight inflation, anything that is free helps out.

We all have that one friend or relative we bug often to use their pool to beat the scorching heat.

There is good news for locals in the borderland that want to cool off with a cold treat.

What You Get for Wearing Flip Flops

Now all of this revolves around National Flip Flop Day, so when you stop by Tropical Smoothie in your flip-flops, you receive a free smoothie.

But it isn't your choice of smoothie that you can receive for free.

All you have to do is wear your favorite pair of flip-flops, and walk in between 2-7 pm for your free 12 oz. smoothie. If you are going to be on the road most of the day running errands, a free smoothie will help ease the heat.

So whatever you do, don't forget to wear your favorite pair of flip-flops on June 17 for a free Sunrise Sunset smoothie.

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