Ysleta I.S.D. and Western Tech present the Back 2 School Expo. Join us for a full day of back to school fun at Cielo Vista Mall on Saturday, August 10, 2019. The event takes place during tax-free weekend, so take advantage of tax savings and come check out our sponsors, vendors and fun activities!

The day will kick-off at 9 a.m. with Ysleta I.S.D.’s (The District) community backpack giveaway. For ten years The District has given away thousands of backpacks, this year they will team up with the Back 2 School Expo and give them away at the event! Stay tuned for more information on what you need for the backpack giveaway.

Shopping will begin with a 10 a.m. Thousands of tax-free goods will be available for purchase including school necessities such as uniforms and shoes, plus we’ll have the following activities going on:

The Western Tech booth will have freebies for those that stop by their booth. Drop in and pick up your items.

Pinova Dental & Braces is our official KISS FM Prize Tent Sponsor. Stop by the tent and register to win Pinova Dental backpacks filled with school supplies and goodies! You can also find the expo’s listing at our prize tent that will list all of our vendors for the event, thanks to Oscar Arrieta Allstate Insurance. The KISS FM tent will be located in front of women’s Dillard’s next to the YMCA Stage.

The YMCA Stage will host fashion shows and exhibitions throughout the day so that you can see the latest trends for school, plus awesome dance groups. Use the mall’s main entrance (South Entrance) for quick access.

Sarah Farms will be on-site with a fun coloring contest for the kiddos. You can sample some yummy milk products and pick up a coloring page at their vendor booth, located right across from the lower level women’s Dillard’s

Access Allergy will have a free photo booth on site where you and your family can take free digital photos. Take a free picture and post it to your social media streams!

The El Paso Children’s Hospital will be on site as our Health Corner Sponsor. Check out their space at the upper level next to JC Penny’s for a fun kid’s activity and health information.

First Light Federal Credit Union will be giving out information on their financial services at the Expo, stop by their booth to learn more.

Get ready for the new school year with the Back 2 School Expo, see you there!