• October 27, 2020

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Deadline for applications for Sun Court extended to July 11th

Due to the national COVID-19 pandemic, officials with the Sun Bowl Association have extended the deadline to apply to be a member of the 2020-21 Sun Court to July 11. “Each year the quality of contestants that apply to be a part of the Sun Bowl Sun Court rises,” Executive Director Bernie Olivas said. “We are proud […]Read More

Video+Story: Natalia Flores named 87th President of the Sun Bowl

Sun Bowl Association officials announced on Sunday, May 3, that Natalia Flores is the 87th President of the Sun Bowl Association Board of Directors, beginning her term immediately.   “It’s an honor to serve as the 2020-2021 Sun Bowl President and look forward to working with Bernie Olivas,” Flores said.  “I would like to thank the Sun […]Read More

WestStar Bank to continue as Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational

Monday evening, officials with the Sun Bowl Association announced the extension of its partnership with WestStar Bank as the title sponsor for the Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational through 2022.  WestStar Bank originally signed on as the title sponsor in 2009. The multi-year agreement demonstrates WestStar’s commitment to the Sun Bowl Association and UTEP athletics, […]Read More

Video: Sun Bowl Association Art Show at International Museum of

The Sun Bowl Art Exhibit opened Thursday, Nov. 14 at the International Museum of Art with awards being presented by Sun Bowl Association Executive Director, Bernie Olivas. The Sun Bowl is the Southwest’s longest running art exhibit. Originally dubbed the Sun Carnival Art Exhibit at its inception in 1949, the International Museum of Art continues […]Read More

Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl tickets now on sale

The 86th Annual Tony The Tiger Sun Bowl officials announced that tickets are on sale now for the region’s college bowl game. “With the El Paso Community continuously supporting the Sun Bowl Association we are excited to show our loyal fans some new ideas we have coming with our new title sponsor,” Executive Director, Bernie […]Read More

Annual Sun Bowl Art Exhibit Set to Open Thursday, Will

Once again the International Museum of Art will be playing host to the the annual Sun Bowl Art Exhibit. In addition to the opening of the exhibit, awards will be presented by the Sun Bowl Association Executive Director during the night’s festivities. Sun Bowl officials say, “This is a great opportunity to showcase the great […]Read More

Winner Selected in 2018 Sun Bowl Parade Poster Contest

On Monday, the Sun Bowl Association and FirstLight Federal Credit Union announced the winner of the 82nd Annual Sun Bowl Parade poster contest. Parade officials selected Julian Vidales, of El Paso as the winner. “When looking through the entries, we determined that Mr. Vidales’ design had everything we were looking for in a FirstLight Federal […]Read More

FirstLight FCU, Sun Bowl Association Team Up to Feed the

The Sun Bowl Association and FirstLight Federal Credit Union have teamed up with the El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank, Road Runner Food Bank of New Mexico and Town Square Media to feed the hungry in the Borderland. “FirstLight Federal Credit Union and the Sun Bowl Association recognized the need in our communities and have […]Read More