Sunflower Bank Hosts Annual Holiday Model Railroad Display in Downtown El Paso from November 20-December 29, 2023

November 20, 2023

Sunflower Bank’s Holiday Model Train Display presented in partnership with the Railroad Model and Historical Association of El Paso (“EPMR”) returns for its third year on November 20 with its Polar Express exhibit.

Viewing the display is free and open to the public at Sunflower Bank’s branch at 201 E. Main, Suite 200, in downtown El Paso. From November 20 – December 29, 2023, trains will run daily from Monday through Friday between 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The full train display schedule can be viewed at School groups are also encouraged to reach out for more visitor information.

“We are looking forward to hosting the holiday train display again this year in partnership with the Railroad Model and Historical Association of El Paso,” said Ernesto Avila, Sunflower Bank Regional President for El Paso and Las Cruces. “The display featuring the trains from The Polar ExpressTM is lots of fun for children, families and the young at heart.”

EPMR designed the train layout for Sunflower Bank and provides the expertise to manage the exhibit and maintain the running of the trains.  

WHAT:        Sunflower Bank Holiday Model Railroad Train Display

WHEN:       Monday, Nov. 20 through Friday, Dec. 29, 2023

                   Trains run Monday through Friday (excluding bank holidays on 11/23 and 12/25):

                   11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                   3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

WHERE:    201 E. Main, Suite 200, El Paso, TX 79901

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES: We invite members of the media to capture broadcast and print assets. It is a great backdrop for live reporting. Interested parties should contact Jeanne Lipson at 915.881.6785 or [email protected]

About Sunflower Bank

Operating as Sunflower Bank, First National 1870 and Guardian Mortgage, Sunflower Bank, N.A. provides financial solutions to the individual communities it serves. With $7.8 billion in assets as of September 30, 2023, headquarters in Dallas, bank locations in five states, and mortgage capabilities in more than 40 states, Sunflower Bank, N.A. provides a full range of relationship-focused services to meet personal, business and wealth management financial objectives. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. First National 1870 and Guardian Mortgage are divisions of Sunflower Bank, N.A.

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About the Railroad Model and Historical Association of El Paso
The Association established more than 70 years ago, first started in the basement of the William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Fort Bliss, Texas. Today it is located at 6335 Vaughn and hosts open houses and free events throughout the year. Call 915.276.9541 for more information or visit or EPMR’s Facebook page.
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