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Foster the People and Ludacris Coming to UF – Tickets on Sale Now

Indie-pop band Foster the People, and three-time Grammy winning rapper Ludacris will co-headline Gator Growl 2014, as part of the University of Florida Homecoming celebration.
Brooks Wheelan, one of Comedy Central’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch,” will emcee the pep rally event, scheduled for 6 p.m. Oct. 17 on Flavet Field.
Gator Growl [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on July 28, 2014.

GatorNights: SwampLand

They say only real Gators make it out of the swamp alive. Come out and enjoy a fun filled evening at Gainesville’s newest hot attraction “SwampLand,” hosted by GatorNights at the Reitz Union. This makeshift theme park event will feature a mechanical gator, a gyro sphere, leapfrog contests, big wheel races, live country music, candy [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on July 28, 2014.

Florida Museum concludes free movie series with “Teen Wolf” Aug. 1

Join a panel of scientists, artists and special effects experts for a ‘howling’ good time as the Florida Museum of Natural History ends its free, werewolf-themed movie series with “Teen Wolf” (1985) (PG) Aug. 1 at 7 p.m.
The museum and Creative B will screen the movie and explore the balance between science and art with [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on July 28, 2014.

Foster the People and Ludacris Coming to UF

Indie-pop band Foster the People, and three-time Grammy winning rapper Ludacris will co-headline Gator Growl 2014, as part of the University of Florida Homecoming celebration.
Brooks Wheelan, one of Comedy Central’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch,” will emcee the pep rally event, scheduled for 6 p.m. Oct. 17 on Flavet Field.
Gator Growl 2014 will be an [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 21, 2014.

Gatormania

Gatormania is Friday, July 18 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Reitz Union. As part of summer “Weeks Of Welcome” (WOW) and GatorNights!, Gatormania is a carnival-like celebration with free food and live performances showcasing a variety of student organizations and campus partners including Student Government, Multicultural and Diversity Affairs, Student Activities and [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 14, 2014.

Discover Gainesville – Off Campus Life

Join Off Campus Life as they take a guided tour of the Harn Museum of Art on Saturday, July 19 from 11 a.m. to noon. To reserve your space, please email Emily Brantley at EmilyB@offcampus.ufl.edu by noon on Wednesday, July 16. Discover Gainesville with fellow UF students for free.

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 14, 2014.

Florida Museum continues free movie series with “The Shaggy Dog” July 18

Join a panel of scientists, artists and special effects experts for a ‘howling’ good time as the Florida Museum of Natural History continues its free, werewolf-themed movie series with “The Shaggy Dog” (1959) (G) July 18 at 7 p.m.
Friday nights through Aug. 1, the museum and Creative B will screen a movie and explore the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 14, 2014.

GatorNights: Welcome to the Neighborhood

This week Gatornights will be having a “Welcome to the Neighborhood” event. There will be tailgating games, giant bowling, selfie station, Zumba,  DJ Battle,  free movie, and a dance party. They will also have fun games scattered throughout the grand ballroom. In addition, there will be free food and drinks as well as free haircuts [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 7, 2014.

UF Students Receive Free Admission to the Florida Museum

Enjoy getting things for free? You can at the Florida Museum of Natural History. Students with a valid Gator 1 card now receive free admission to the “Butterfly Rainforest” and other fee-based exhibits year-round. Sponsored by UF Student Government.
The Florida Museum of Natural History inspires people to value the biological richness and cultural heritage of [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 23, 2014.

Matisyahu to perform Nov. 10 at the Phillips Center

Matisyahu will perform Nov. 10 at the Phillips Center.  Tickets are $27-37 and are on sale now.  To purchase tickets, call 352-392-2787 or visit www.performingarts.ufl.edu.

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 23, 2014.