Whether you feel like golfing, cheering or dancing, there’s something fun for everyone leading up to the Hyundai Sun Bowl game.

The Sun Bowl Fan Fiesta is center stage, with the popular battle of the university bands, live music by local bands, performances by area dance troupes, food and drinks, and lots more for the family to enjoy.

Check out these events and enjoy one of the Sun City’s oldest and largest events.

Hyundai Sun Bowl Fan Golf Challenge

11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28

Vista Hills Country Club

2210 Trawood

Price’s Give ‘Em Five Sun Bowl Cheer Camp

2:30-4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30

El Paso Convention Center

1 Civic Center Plaza in Downtown

21st Annual Hyundai Sun Bowl Fan Fiesta

Presented by El Paso LIVE

3-9 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30

El Paso Convention Center

1 Civic Center Plaza in Downtown

Food, drinks, musical performances by local bands, university pep rallies, and a battle of the university bands. Free admission.


3 p.m. – Dancers and live music

5 p.m. – National Anthem/Sun Court intros

5:15 p.m. – Mariachis

5:30 p.m. – University marching bands play and parade throughout Downtown El Paso

6 p.m. – Battle of the university marching bands

7 p.m. – Live music with headliners Bosse of El Paso performing classic rock, R&B, disco, rock-en-español, 80s rock, country, tejano and more.

Sun Bowl Pre-game Fan Party

Presented by Visit El Paso

8:30 -11:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31

Corner of Glory Road & Sun Bowl Drive, UTEP

Food, drinks, live music, games and more.

Free admission

The Ryan G. Band, led by an aspiring singer-songwriter from El Paso who was a contestant on ‘La Voz Mexico’ in 2017, will perform covers of popular songs in both English and Spanish.

85th Annual Hyundai Sun Bowl Game

Monday, Dec. 31

Gates open at 9:30 a.m.; pregame festivities at 11:30 a.m.; kick-off at noon

UTEP Sun Bowl Stadium, 2701 Sun Bowl

Tickets: $22 End Zone (north end behind goal line) and Touchdown Club (upper corners); $32 Sun Seats (between 5-yard lines); $47 Stadium (between 30-yard line and end zone); $57 Preferred (between 45- and 30-yard lines); $62 Premium (mid-field between 45-yard lines)

*Military discounts available

ticketmaster.com; Sun Bowl Association Office, 4150 Pinnacle Ste.100



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