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GatorNights Presents a Conversation with Two Best-Selling Authors

University of Florida’s GatorNights presents A Conversation with James Patterson and Michael Connelly on Friday, Feb. 24 at 8:30 p.m. in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom.
James Patterson has created more enduring fictional characters than any other novelist writing including Alex Cross, Michael Bennett, Women’s Murder Club, Private, NYPD Red, Daniel X, Maximum Ride, and Middle [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 21, 2017.

Ghanaian Saakumu Dance Troupe Free Concert

From Ghana, West Africa, internationally known and celebrated artist, Bernard Woma and the Saakumu Dance Troupe to hold workshops and perform at UF.
Friday, March 17th, 7:30 PM, Performance, University Auditorium, Free.
Bernard Woma a teacher and Master musician from Ghana, West Africa. Woma, as well as other musicians plus his noted dance troupe, Saakumu, also from [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 21, 2017.

Florida Players Presents: “The Motherf**cker With the Hat

Come see Florida Player’s first show of the Spring season, “The Motherf**ker with the Hat”, written by Stephen Adly Guirgis and directed by Afsheen Misaghi and Wildlin Pierrevil.
Performing at the Squitieri Studio Theatre at the Curtis M. Phillips Center on:
Friday, February 24th @7:30pm
Saturday, February 25th @2pm/7:30pm
Sunday, February 26th @2pm/7:30pm
Reserve your FREE tickets NOW at floridaplayers.org
Come [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 21, 2017.

Dance 2017: Rounding the Corner

The University of Florida School of Theatre + Dance is proud to present Dance 2017: Rounding the Corner February 23 – March 2 in Constans Theatre on the UF Campus. Dance 2017 brings together UF Dance faculty, world-renowned guest artists, and top student dancers and designers to create a unique and riveting performance on the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 21, 2017.

Reitz Union Cooking Workshop and Dance Leisure Courses

It’s not too late to register for Reitz Union Leisure Courses that start later in the semester.  Improve your cooking skills with an Indian themed Intermediate Cooking workshop this Wednesday or a Thai themed advanced cooking workshop in March.  Learn new dance moves with the Salsa/Bachata course, or Japanese meditation and healing techniques with the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 21, 2017.

Splendor: Let the Good Times Roll

The University of Florida’s Friends of Music and Friends of Theatre + Dance present Splendor: Let the Good Times Roll, a benefit gala for UF’s School of Music and School of Theatre + Dance on Sunday, February 26, 2017 in the Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion at UF. Join us for dinner, a gala [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 21, 2017.

Swamp Records Okeechobee Music Festival Raffle

Dying to see The Delta Troubadours at Okee? (Oh and Kings of Leon, Usher & The Roots, Bassnectar, Flume, Wiz Khalifa and The Lumineers…need we go on?) We might be able to help – we’re raffling off two four-day passes to Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival.
All you need to do is venmo @SwampRecords 5 dollars [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 21, 2017.

GatorNights: Friday Night Fever

Dance the night away at GatorNights: Friday Night Fever on Friday, February 17! Put on your dancing shoes as you hit the [LED] dance floor with DJ Olympus! Don’t miss your chance to make your own glow in the dark socks or to practice being low-profile in the Paparazzi Scavenger Hunt! Test your rhythm and [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 13, 2017.

Family Day at the Dairy Farm

North Florida residents can get an inside look at how dairy farms produce milk at the 2017 Family Day at the Dairy Farm, a free open-house event presented by the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences with support of Florida Dairy Farmers.  Held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 13, 2017.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day and get a free I Love GNV t-shirt

Join Off Campus Life and celebrate Valentine’s Day by posting what you love about Gainesville on social media using #ILoveGNV. Then stop by the Off Campus Life office to pick up your free t-shirt Tuesday, Feb. 14, Wednesday, Feb. 15, and Thursday, Feb. 16 between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. They are located in the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 13, 2017.