Campus Activities

Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend Activities

September 1 - September 4, 2017

With no classes on Labor Day, students are looking for things to do. The Office of Student Life and Office of Recreational Sports & Orientation offers free on-and off-campus programming for students to stay active during their first weekend after classes begin. 

Friday, September 1st

  • 6 a.m.-5 p.m: AMC open
  • 6:30 a.m: Group Run - ​Grandbluff Running
  • Group Fitness DEMO Week - AMC
  • ​3 p.m: Men's Soccer - OAC
  • ​4-8 p.m: Farmer's Market - Cameron Park
    • ​​Meet in the Student Union
    • ​Group will leave at 5 p.m.
  • 6:30-7:30 p.m: Ice Cream Social and Outdoor Games - Marian Courtyard
  • ​​​7:30 p.m: Cross Country Night Flight - Fields for Kids, La Crosse
  • ​La Crosse Area Bicycle Festival

Saturday, September 2nd

  • 8 a.m.-1 p.m: Farmer's Market - Cameron Park
  • 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m: La Crosse Queen Cruise with Pizza Lunch
    • Meet in the Student Union
    • Provided transportation will leave at 10:15 a.m.
  • 1-4 p.m: Free Magnet Glazing - ​All Glazed Up
  • ​​1-4 p.m: Free Treat - The Pearl
  • ​1-4 p.m: Free Escape Room Challenge - ​Escape Room La Crosse
  • ​​All Day Free Movie - Rivoli
  • ​8-10 p.m: Hang out in the Hawk's Nest - ​Hawk's Nest
  • ​​9 p.m: VU After Dark Lip-sync - Hawk's Nest
  • ​6-9 p.m: UWL Football vs. Luther College - UWL
  • ​La Crosse Area Bicycle Festival

Sunday, September 3rd

  • Sunday Morning Worship
  • 11 a.m: Mass - ​San Damiano Chapel
  • ​1-5 p.m: Pettibone Park Trip
    • Activities: Beach, Disc Golf, Slackline, Hammocking, Volleyball, Ultimate Frisbee
    • Meet in the Student Union
    • Provided transportation will leave at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
  • 11:15 a.m: MTU City Bus Trip to Onalaska
    • Bus will stop at Valley View Mall and Target
    • Meet in the Student Union at 11:15 a.m. to leave by 11:30
    • $25 gift certificates will be raffled off
  • 6 p.m: Mass - ​San Damiano Chapel
  • 6:30-8 p.m: Cookout with Campus Ministry - Marian Courtyard
  • ​8 p.m: Outdoor Movie: The Amazing Spiderman - Marian Courtyard
  • La Crosse Area Bicycle Festival

Monday, September 4th

  • 7:30 a.m: Hiker and Biker Breakfast with Campus Ministry - Student Union
  • ​9 a.m: Morning Hike or Bike
    • Bikers should bring their own bikes
  • 9 a.m.-Noon: Gardening with Sr. Lucy 
    • Meet in the Student Union
    • Provided transportation will leave at 8:30 a.m.
  • 10 a.m.-4 p.m: AMC open
  • La Crosse Area Bicycle Festival