October 1, 2011
As part of OctoberFest 2011, The University Centers along with other departments around campus are celebrating all the best things about the month of October. Students will have three days to enjoy FREE Food, activities, and prizes.
Tuesday, October 26th
All the fun begins at 11:30 AM at the University Center. Enjoy complementary treats which include, pretzels and sausage on- a- stick while supplies last. Don’t miss all of the OctoberFest Fun and your chance to take home prizes, headlined by “UC Pumpkin Chunkin’” at noon in the UC Arbor. Additionally, Shasta’s Cones & More will be providing free root beer floats, which will be featured in a commemorative UC OctoberFest mug.
Later that evening beginning at 7:00 PM in the UC Food Court, the University Center will host its 2nd Annual “Karaoke and Sushi” event. Come enjoy FREE Sushi (while supplies last), and sing until your vocal chords go numb.
Wednesday, October 27th
Come to The Haunted Penthouse between 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center and experience all the chills and frights that come with experiencing true terror. Those who survive receive a free t-shirt (while supplies last) courtesy of the University Centers.
Additionally, students who survive The Haunted Penthouse are encouraged to share the “gift of life” and donate blood at our TRUE Blood Drive, featuring Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center which will be located in the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center.
Thursday, October 28th
Beginning at 11:30 AM, drop by the University Center Front-Circle Drive for a day of free entertainment brought to you by the UC, Student Program Board (SPB), and the Council of Ethnic Organizations (CEO) as part of the OctoberFest Fun Fair. At 2:00 PM, the M.D. Anderson Library will host its annual Great Pumpkin Event.