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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, Newsletter 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.

Discover Gainesville – Corks and Colors

Looking for a study break? Join Off Campus Life for their Summer A “Discover Gainesville” event at Corks and Colors. This event will be on Wednesday, June 18 at 5 p.m. Participants will be able to paint the pottery of their choice and socialize with other UF students. Off Campus Life will cover all costs [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 9, 2014.

GatorNights: Divergent

What faction would you fall into if you were suddenly swept into Veronica Roth’s Divergent world? Come to GatorNights: Divergent on Friday, May 30, 2014 to find out!

Candor: Check-In at 7:30 p.m. (1st Floor Information Desk)
Divergent (Movie) at 8 p.m./10:45 p.m. (2nd Floor Auditorium)
Popcorn & Soda at 8 p.m. (2nd Floor Auditorium)
Dauntless: Capture the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on May 26, 2014.

GatorNights: Divergent

Whether you’re Divergent or not, you’re going to be able to experience it all at GatorNights on May 30, 8 p.m. to midnight, at the Reitz Union. Have you ever wondered what faction you would fall into if you were suddenly swept into Veronica Roth’s Divergent world? Not only will we be showing Divergent the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on May 19, 2014.