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First Week Florida

Check out the must list of activities and opportunities happening at UF
Get the guide: https://transitions.dso.ufl.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2018/08/First-Week-Florida-Events-Guide.pdf
The First Week Florida event series is specifically designed to make new Gators feel at home. These highlighted events take place over the course of the first few weeks of classes. The first few weeks are packed with socially enriching programs [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on August 15, 2018.

Pop Culture GatorNights

Explore a new world this Friday, July 20 at GatorNights in the Reitz Union as you enter the Virtual Reality Zone. Have your mind read by Mentalist Jonny Zavant starting at 9:30 PM in the Grand Ballroom. Make your own Stickers in the Outdoor Tabling Area or decorate a Mini Tote Bag in the Arts [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 15, 2018.

Weeks of Welcome – Summer B

Weeks of  Welcome is a campus-wide series of events designed to welcome new first-year, transfer and graduate students to the University of Florida, as well as to welcome back returning students.
Weeks of Welcome events are planned by and represent student organizations, academic units and student services to pique interests and bring people together across campus. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 8, 2018.

ACCENT Presents: Jay Pharoah

Stand-up comedian and actor Jay Pharoah will perform on July 10 in the University Auditorium at an event hosted by ACCENT Speakers Bureau. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and the speaking engagement will begin at 8:00 p.m.
Students with a valid UFID may pick up a maximum of two tickets free of charge from the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 8, 2018.

GatorMania Meets GatorNights

Welcome to Wakanda at GatorNights! For the first GatorNights of Summer B, we are partnering with GatorMania to bring you an entire day of fun activities.
Find your place on campus at the Student Organization Fair starting at 2:00 PM on the Reitz Union North Lawn. Tie-dye a free tank top from 3:30 PM – 5:30 [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 8, 2018.

The Day is Long to End

The School of Theatre and Dance will be exploring the Gilded Age through their play The Day is Long to End. The play will be preformed at the Black Box Theatre July 19-22.

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 8, 2018.

Weeks of Welcome – Summer B

Weeks of  Welcome is a campus-wide series of events designed to welcome new first-year, transfer and graduate students to the University of Florida, as well as to welcome back returning students.
Weeks of Welcome events are planned by and represent student organizations, academic units and student services to pique interests and bring people together across campus. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 2, 2018.

Safar-Reitz GatorNights, featuring Byron Pitts

Travel to the jungle this Friday with Safar-Reitz GatorNights!  Join us for a one-of-a-kind speaking engagement with the inspirational Co-Anchor of ABC’s Nightline and Author of Step Out On Nothing, Byron Pitts.  Byron will be speaking in the Rion Balloom from 8– 9:15 p.m.  Have a wild time competing with your friends in Giant Hungry [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 3, 2018.

Roll the Dice GatorNights, featuring the film Game Night

Test your skills this Friday with Roll the Dice GatorNights!  Challenge your friends to a game of Human Foosball or Inflatable Twister, along with a variety of other giant games such as Dominos, Battleship or Chess.  Dance to the beats by DJ Magnum while playing musical chairs, or create a take-home craft made out of [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on May 29, 2018.

Florida Museum to host ‘Bats & Brew’ May 24

The Florida Museum invites guests for an evening of bat-inspired drinks and snacks to learn more about the only true flying mammal as part of the museum’s new exhibit. The program fee is $35 for non-members or $30 for members. Participants must be 21 years or older. Pre-registration is required and closes tonight, May 21. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on May 21, 2018.