Sun Bowl Association Announces “Mardi Gras-El Paso Style” Parade Theme

EL PASO, Texas – The Sun Bowl Association and Glasheen, Valles & Inderman Injury Lawyers announced that the Glasheen, Valles & Inderman Injury Lawyers Sun Bowl Parade theme will be ‘Mardi Gras – El Paso Style.’ 

The Glasheen, Valles & Inderman Injury Lawyers Sun Bowl Parade is set for its traditional date of Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24 with start time set for 10 a.m. (MT) in El Paso, Texas on Montana Ave., from Ochoa St. to Copia St.

“We really work at finding different themes each year,” Sun Bowl Executive Director Bernie Olivas said. “It gets a little challenging after 80-plus years of parades and various themes but we believe this year’s theme could be fun for the float builders.”


86th Annual Glasheen, Valles & Inderman Injury Lawyer Sun Bowl Parade

DATE: Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022

TIME: 10 a.m. (MT).

PLACE: El Paso, Texas – Montana Ave from Ochoa Street and ends at Copia Street

The El Paso Downtown Lions Club organized the Parade in 1935. The parade was held on New Year’s Day from 1936 until 1978, when the event was rescheduled for Thanksgiving Day. The holiday pageant is planned, coordinated and produced by volunteer efforts and draws an annual crowd of over 200,000 spectators. The Sun Bowl Parade is the largest community event in the west Texas, New Mexico and Mexico area, it brings together service clubs and civic organizations as well as all sectors of business and industries within the community.

THEMEMARDI GRAS – EL PASO STYLE –   All floats must be themed accordingly.

For more information on the parade go to the Sun Bowl Association website at