The annual Sun Bowl Thanksgiving Parade returns this year on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2017.

For the last 81 years spectators have lined up on Montana Avenue on Thanksgiving mornings to watch the largest community event in the Southwest. The Sun Bowl Thanksgiving parade includes floats, giant helium balloons, equestrian units, clowns, marching bands, and a wide variety of specialty units and much more.

Parade Route: Montana Avenue; beginning at Ochoa and ending at Copia (2.7 miles)

El Pasoans who cannot attend the parade will be able to watch live coverage of the Parade on the local NBC affiliate, KTSM Channel 9.

Sun Bowl Thanksgiving Day Parade

  • Thursday – November 23, 2017
  • Grand Marshal: WWII Veterans
  • Step off Time: 10:00 a.m. (MST)
Sun Bowl Parade