All events are in Central time unless specified.

Sunday, August 22

#MyHuskerHome Room Style Showdown

Compete for the Best Rooms at Nebraska

Date: Time: All Day Location: Residence Halls
Compete for serious bragging rights! Winners’ doors will be decorated as the winners of the #MyHuskerHome Room Style Showdown, receive awesome Husker swag and a custom printed #MyHuskerHome pillowcase cover! The first 20 entries receive Husker swag!
This event originated in University Housing.

Free Group Fitness Week

Date: Time: 6:00 am–9:30 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
All fitness classes are free this week. We’ll see you at the Campus Recreation Center and the Recreation & Wellness Center.
This event originated in Fitness.

Out-of-State Student Welcome

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Calling all non-Nebraskans to join us and connect with other students from your state and/or region! Meet your out-of-state Orientation Leader and participate in fun activities to get to know your peers.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Rec Fest 2.0

hosted by Campus Recreation

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: 14th & Avery Outdoor Playspace
So many activities, so little time. Choose from a variety of FREE recreational activities including sand volleyball, dodge ball, basketball, and yard games.
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

OAC Street Festival Pre-Party

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Come join the pre-party at the Outdoor Adventures Center. Enjoy outdoor climbing, slacklining, and yard games before the annual Street Festival.
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

LGBTQA+ and Women’s Centers at the Street Fair

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
We will have a booth for both the LGBTQA+ Center and the Women’s Center at UNL’s Big Red Welcome Street Fair event! Come meet us and learn about this semester’s events!
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Street Festival

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Memorial Stadium Loop Parking Lot
Engage with hundreds of booths hosted by local businesses, nonprofit organizations, UNL departments and more! Music, free food, giveaways and prizes—an event you don’t want to miss!
This event originated in BRW Signature.

From Couch to 5.10

Climb Adventures

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
In this beginners course, we’ll get you off the couch and on your way to scaling 5.10’s.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Ongoing Events

Deadline: Apply for Career Expedition to Washington, D.C.

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online Application
Travel to Washington, D.C. with the Business Career Center over Fall Break, Saturday, October 16–Tuesday, October 19. Network with employers and alumni to see what career opportunities await in our nation’s capital. Open to undergraduate and …
This event originated in College of Business.

Goosechase Scavenger Hunt

Date: Time: 8:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Various Venues
Want to get to know campus and enter to win mega-sweet prizes in the process? Challenge accepted! Join the Goosechase Scavenger Hunt, a campus-wide game during which you’ll complete missions, earn points, and become eligible for prizes such as …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.