April 20-24, 2022
Get ready for this year's SpringFest! We're making up for lost time and giving everyone a full week of activities throughout the week-long celebration!┬á
Welcome to the homepage for all things SpringFest! The event is run in collaboration with Student Activities, The Campus Activities Team, Student Government Association, and a host of other offices, clubs, and organizations. We're hard at work bringing you this year's schedule - be sure to read your ┬▄└˛╔š email and @┬▄└˛╔šlife social media posts for special SpringFest editions of the Wildcat Weekly.
Questions about SpringFest?
Please check this page frequently for updates to the current year's SpringFest activities as well as our FAQ section!
Below is our SpringFest FAQ! If your question isnÔÇÖt here please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I bring a guest who doesnÔÇÖt attend ┬▄└˛╔š?
- Yes. ┬▄└˛╔š students may bring up to two guests. Please keep in mind that all guests are your responsibility and they must follow all ┬▄└˛╔š policies. ALL guests must be registered through ┬▄└˛╔š Connect and must be checked in at the event.
Where can I see the schedule of events?┬á
- You can find the schedule by heading to daemen.edu/springfest.╠ř
Do I need to RSVP to all the events happening?┬á
- Events are open to all community members, however tickets are required for Food Truck Thursday, SpringFest Concert, and some of the team activities.
Is there a cost to attend SpringFest?┬á
- All of our SpringFest events are FREE for students to attend! Just make sure you read the descriptions some events require reservations to participate.╠ř
Schedule of Events
Wednesday, April 20
10:00am-11:00am | John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬á113/115
Come out an relax and start your day off feeling great! Sponsored by: The Leadership & Innovation Student Association
6:30pm-8:30pm | John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áAlumni Lounge
Join MCA and BSU┬áfor an educational evening of natural hair care tips. Sponsored by: Multicultural Student Association & Black Student Union
Thursday, April 21
Food Truck Thursday
11:00am - 1:00PM |┬áJohn R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áBack Lawn Parking Lot
Stop by for some good eats on wheels! We're bringing Coyote Cafe and Cheezy Chick! Students will be covered by the Student Activities Office. Students must reserve their tickets at __________. ┬▄└˛╔š Faculty, Staff, and Administration are welcome to purchase their own meals from the participating food trucks. Sponsored by: Campus Activities Team & Student Activities
6:00pm-7:00pm | John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áAlumni Lounge
Have some fun and win some prizes! Sponsored by: Campus Activities Team
The Price Is Right
7:30pm-8:30pm | John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áSocial Room
Do you know how much things cost? See if you have what it takes to win! Sponsored by: Student Government Association and┬áWildcat Media & Entertainment.
SpringFest Nighttime Breakfast
9:00pm-11:00pm | Wick Dining Hall
Breakfast is always better at night! Sponsored by: Campus Activities Team
Friday, April 22
Wildflowers for Earth Day
11:30am-1:00pm |┬áJohn R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áBack Lawn Patio
Celebrate Earth day with some beautiful flowers! Decorate tiny pots, plant some wildflowers, dig into fresh produce, and enjoy spring! Sponsored by: Environmental Club
2:30pm-4:40pm | John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áAlumni Lounge
Everything you will need to make your own personal terrarium! Sponsored by: Campus Activities Team
3:00pm-5:00pm |┬áOutdoor Basketball Court
Get your team of 5┬átogether and Sponsored by: Student Government Association & Wildcat Media & Entertainment.
4:00pm-5:00pm |┬áJohn R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áBack Patio
It's our weekly TGIF but better! Sponsored by:┬áWildcat Media & Entertainment.
Faculty vs. Student Dodgeball┬á
5:00pm-7:00pm |┬áLumsden Gymnasium
Gather your team and encourage your faculty & staff for this fun Springfest activity! Sponsored by: Campus Activities Team
Late Night Roller Skating
9:00pm-11:00pm┬á|┬áJohn R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áSocial Room
Have some fun on wheels!┬á Gather your friends!┬áSponsored by: Inter-Greek┬áAlliance
Saturday, April 23
10:30am-11:30am | Between Schenck Hall and Rosary Hall
It's back! Have some good 'ole muddy fun! Sponsored by:┬áOmega Epsilon Zeta
12:00pm - 1:00pm |┬áFlag Pole at Front of Campus
Get ready, set, go!┬á Teams of two should come dressed ready to run and partake in physical and cognitive activities with clues that will help you along the way. Meet at the flag pole and see if you can be the first to complete the race!┬áSponsored by:┬áWildcat Media & Entertainment.
1:00pm-5:00pm┬á|┬áDS/John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áParking Lot
Located in the parking lot between Duns Scotus and John R. Yurtchuk Student Center. This is the big one! Extreme attractions, food trucks (Dirty Bird, Falafal Bar, Coyote Cafe, and Ice Cream Bar), fun rides┬á & activities (rock climbing, wipe out bounce house, mechanical bull, and more! Don't miss out on this incredible event! Sponsored by: The Campus Activities Team
5:00pm-9:00pm | John R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áBack Lawn, Wildcat Den,┬áBack Patio
It's what you've been waiting for! The SpringFest Concert Selection Committee has been hard at work getting this year's concert ready. We're so excited to say that Social House will be this year's Springfest artist! Opening acts by DJ Jamil Crews, Doublecamp, and Underrated Evolution. The concert is free, but tickets limited and required.╠ř Sponsored by: The Student Traditions Committee
9:00pm-12:00am|┬áJohn R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áSocial Room
Have some refreshments and fun as SpringFest winds down.╠ř Last CV shuttle at 12:15am. Sponsored by:┬áWildcat Media & Entertainment.
Sunday, April 24
Off-Campus Trip to the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens
11:00am-1:00pm|┬áMeet in The John R. Yurtchuk Student Center
Get off campus with us! We're headed to the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens for some... well... fun! Tickets will get you round trip transportation┬á Sponsored by: Campus Activities Team
SpringFest Finale Picnic
1:00pm-3:00pm|┬áJohn R. Yurtchuk Student Center┬áSide Tent
Our final events after a very busy SpringFest week!┬á Come enjoy the beautiful weather and enjoy some picnic favorites.╠řSponsored by: Campus Activities Team & Leadership & Innovation Student Association
Alcohol is not permitted anywhere on campus grounds, and is only allowed in designated events/location and┬áin strict accordance with the specific policies regarding alcohol use in the Residence Halls (as described in the Student Handbook at our website). Tailgating, backpacks, coolers, glass bottles, and/or any containers over 20oz are not permitted at the events.╠ř