Friday, December 29, 2017

Schedule

Celebration 2017 – President’s Installation Cocktail Party
Date: Friday, April 28
Time: 5:00– 7:00 p.m.
Place: Abraham Chavez Theater
The 2017 Board of Directors and Board of Advisors are installed.

Helen of Troy Sun Court Charm Camp
Tentative Date: Thursday, May 25
Time: 3-6 p.m.
Place: Helen of Troy Plaza, Redd Road Exit
Over 150 girls from 8th-10th grade will attend the free camp, which focuses on self-esteem, academic and career success, appearance and etiquette.
Contact: Jay Pritchard, 533-4416 ext.206

18th Annual Academy Sports + Outdoors Sun Bowl International Soccer Tournament
Matches Friday, June 9 • Time: TBD • Westside Sports Complex
Matches Saturday, June 10 • 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. & Sunday, June 11 • 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. • Westside Sports Complex

Early Bird Team Entry Fee: Paid by Thursday, May 11 ($25 Discount) – U6-$175; U8, U10, U11 & U12 – $300;
U13 to U19 – $350

Final Team Entry Deadline: Thursday, May 18 – U6 to U8 – $200; U9 to U12 – $325; U13 to U19 – $375

Check In – at Academy Sports + Outdoors’ west side store
Date: Tuesday, June 6
Time: 5-9 p.m.
Place: 801 S Mesa Hills Dr.

Check In – at Sun Bowl Association office
Date: Wednesday-Friday, June 7-9
Time: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Place: Sun Bowl Association Office • 4150 Pinnacle St, Ste 100
Open to boys and girls competitive & non-competitive teams, from U6-U19 age groups for boys and U6-U14 for girls
Contact: Joe Daubach, 533-4416 ext. 207

sight from the 2016 Academy Sports + Outdoors Sun Bowl International Soccer Tournament

sight from the 2016 Academy Sports + Outdoors Sun Bowl International Soccer Tournament

2017 Sun Bowl Volunteer Party
Date: TBD
Time: 2-7 p.m.
Location: TBD
*The 2016 Volunteer Awards are given out at the event; Food served at 4 p.m.; Awards handed out at 4:30 p.m.

Sun Bowl Sun Court
Application Deadline: Due in Sun Bowl Association office by Friday, June 16 • 5 p.m.
Interviews: Saturday, July 8 • 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. • Screened applicants will be interviewed for selection
Sun Court Orientation: Friday, July 28 • Sun Bowl Association Office (4150 Pinnacle St. Suite 100)
Coronation: Friday, July 28 • 6 – 8 p.m. • El Paso Country Club
The Sun Queen, Lady-in-Waiting and a Sun Court of numerous princesses serve as El Paso’s ambassadors at various events throughout the year.
Contact: Bernie Olivas, 533-4416 ext. 200

Price’s Give ‘Em Five Sun Bowl Punt, Pass & Kick (Sectional Competition)
Date: Tuesday, October 17
Time: 5 p.m.
Place: Sun Bowl Stadium, UTEP
Local competitions will be held throughout the month of September
Contact: Martin Chacon, 757-2743 and Sun Bowl Association, 533-4416

2016 Price’s Give ‘Em Five Sun Bowl Punt, Pass & Kick

2016 Price’s Give ‘Em Five Sun Bowl Punt, Pass & Kick

Sun Bowl Art Exhibit • Awards & Opening
Date: Thursday, November 9
Time: 5-7 p.m.

Public Exhibit: November – January • Free Admission
Place: International Museum of Art, 1211 Montana Street
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 the long El Paso tradition of the integration of artistic and athletic excellence.
Contact: Mitzi Quirarte, 915-543-6747

43rd Annual Western Refining Sun Bowl College All-America Golf Classic
Date: (TBD) Welcome Dinner
Time: 6 p.m.
Place: El Paso Country Club, 5000 Country Club Pl

Date: (TBD) Titleist Long Drive Contest and PING Putting Contest
Time: 9 a.m. – noon
Place: El Paso Country Club, 5000 Country Club Pl

Date: (TBD) Awards Dinner
Time: 6 p.m.
Place: Larry K. Durham Center

Date: (TBD) College Tournament / 36 holes
Time: 7 a.m.
*Place:
El Paso Country Club, 5000 Country Club Pl

Date: (TBD) Sheriff’s Posse Dinner
Time: 6 p.m.
Place: Sherriff’s Posse; 1801 McNutt Rd, Sunland Park, New Mexico

Date: (TBD) College Tournament / 18 holes
Time: 7 a.m.
Place: El Paso Country Club, 5000 Country Club Pl, 584-0511
The nation’s top golfers compete for one of golf’s premier event titles. Over the years, previous winners have included Jerry Pate, Billy Mayfair, Davis Love III, Notah Begay, Tiger Woods, Matt Kuchar, Nicholas Thompson and Chris Kirk.
Contact: Eddie Morelos, Media Relations Director, 915-533-4416 ext. 205

2016 Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic Champion Sam Burns of LSU

2016 Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic Champion Sam Burns of LSU

81st Annual FirstLight Federal Credit Union Sun Bowl Parade
Date: Thursday, November 23 • Thanksgiving Day
Time: 10 a.m.
Place: Begins at Montana and Ochoa streets; ends at Montana and Copia streets
Tickets for Review Stand: $5 at the Sun Bowl Office beginning in early November
Theme: “American Folklore”
Over one million people have attended the parade over the last four years. It is the region’s most attended event annually.
Open to Public
Contact: Joe Daubach, 915-533-4416 ext. 207

Selection Sunday
Date: Sunday, December 3
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: TBD
Enjoy the festivities and celebrate the announcement of the two participating University teams who will play in this year’s 2016 Hyundai Sun Bowl game.
Contact: Jay Pritchard, 915-533-4416 ext. 206

2016 Selection Sunday

2016 Selection Sunday

Rotary Club Coach’s Kick Off Luncheon
Date: Monday, December 11
Time: 11:00 a.m. – Open to Rotary Club members and media
Place: Doubletree Hotel • 600 N El Paso St, El Paso, TX 79901 · (915) 532-8733
The competing team coaches for the annual Sun Bowl game meet with the press and Sun Bowl officials.
Contact: Eddie Morelos, 533-4416 ext. 205

56th Annual WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Basketball Invitational
Date: Thursday, December 21
*Time: 5 p.m. TBA vs. TBA, 7 p.m. UTEP vs. TBA

Date: Friday, December 22
Time: 5 p.m. Consolation Game, 7 p.m. Championship Game

Place: Don Haskins Center
Contact: Eddie Morelos, Media Relations, 533-4416 ext. 205

Tickets: available beginning Friday, December 1
Sun Bowl Association, Ellen Hughes, 533-4416 ext. 200, UTEP Ticket Center (747-5234) and TicketMaster locations
4-game, 2-night package – $44 (Rows 1 -34) and $22 (Rows 35-39)
$10 Military; with military ID, plus 3 guests at same price
$10 UTEP Students, plus one guest ticket for same price – must be purchased at the UTEP Ticket Center
2-game, 1-night package – beginning Monday, December 15 – $24 Rows 1 – 34, $13 Rows 35-39
$6 Military; with military ID, plus 3 guests at same price
$6 UTEP Students, plus one guest ticket for same price – must purchased at the UTEP Ticket Center only

Hyundai Sun Bowl Fan Golf Challenge
Date: TBD
Time: 11 a.m.
Place: Vista Hills Country Club • 2210 Trawood Dr, El Paso TX 79935 • 915-592-6565
Open to anyone who wants to play a fun round of golf! Representatives (Fans) from the participating ACC University and Pac-12 University will be pitted against each other in an 18 Hole Two-Person-Scramble Match Play Format Tournament. The winning university will be determined by the number of matches a university wins. Two-person teams will be formed from fans from each university, and they will go head-to-head against a two-person team from the other university. You can sign-up as a two-person team or you can sign-up as an individual, and we will place you on a team. You also have the option of playing with an El Pasoan who knows the golf course. Teams must be entered and paid in full no later than noon on Monday, December 25.

Contact: Terry Jennings or Danny Lopez, 915-592-6565

Click here for registration form: 2016 Fan Golf Challenge _ Registration Form

Price’s Give ‘Em Five Sun Bowl Cheer Camp
Date: Thursday, December 28
Time: 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Place: Downtown El Paso • Judson F. Williams Convention Center
Groups of selected youth from throughout El Paso go through drills with instructors and cheerleaders
Contact: Wayne Thornton, 915-541-4331

Rotary Sun Bowl Football Team Luncheon
Date: Thursday, December 28
Time: Doors open at 11 a.m.; starting lineup introduced at 11:30 a.m.
Place: Downtown El Paso • Judson F. Williams Convention Center
Individual tickets $50, Corporate Tables $450 (8 guests or 6 guests & 2 non-starting players), Starting Player Tables $600
Both competing teams will introduce their starting lineups and the 2017 Legend of the Sun Bowl will be featured along with the broadcast crew from CBS Sports.
Contact: Arlene Carrion with the Rotary Club, 915-504-9013

20th Annual Hyundai Sun Bowl Fan Fiesta presented by El Paso Live
Date: Thursday, December 29
Time: 4 – 9 p.m.
Place: Downtown El Paso • Judson F. Williams Convention Center
Admission: FREE
Open to the public; food and drinks available • Featuring a fireworks display, musical performances by local bands, university pep rallies and a battle of the bands.
Contact: Joe Daubach, 915-533-4416 ext. 207

Sun Bowl Fan Party presented by Visit El Paso
Date: Friday, December 29
Time: 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Location: TBA
Admission: FREE Open to the public
Food and drinks available • Live music, games, giveaways, both university bands
Contact: Jay Pritchard, 915-533-4416 ext.206; Rave Marketing, 915-351-5258

84th Annual Hyundai Sun Bowl Game
Date: Friday, December 29
Time: Noon
Place: Sun Bowl Stadium
Teams: ACC (West side – Visitors) Pac-12 (East side – Home)
Teams Announced: Sunday, December 4th
The nation’s second oldest bowl game • 49th year nationally televised on CBS
Ticket prices: $22, $32, $47, $57 and $62
Captain’s Club tickets, $652, available only through the Sun Bowl Association office
Contact: Ellen Hughes, 533-4416 ext. 200 or 800-915-BOWL ext. 200
Tickets also available at TicketMaster outlets beginning August 1, 800-745-3000, or www.ticketmaster.com

sight from 2016 Hyundai Sun Bowl

sight from 2016 Hyundai Sun Bowl