VU After Dark

Event Calendar

All events take place on Friday and Saturday evenings when classes are in session. Events generally begin at 9 p.m. and are free unless otherwise noted. Some events require an in-person or electronic sign-up, so be sure to watch for additional information as advertisements for events come up.

Date Time Event Description Location Cost Registration
FRI 08/31 8:00 p.m. Midwest Dueling Piano's Come listen to your favorie music performed in an enterntaining and engaging way by Midwest Dueling Piano's! Marian Courtyard N/A Not required
SAT 09/01 7:00 p.m. Night Hike Enjoy a night hike in Hixon Forest! Meet in the Student Union at 7 p.m. Student Union N/A Not required
FRI 09/07 8:00 p.m. Open Mic Night! After Vic's Picnic, come on out to Open Mic Night! Perform your favorite song with a friend, or just enjoy some s'mores and root beer floats! Marian Courtyard N/A Not required
SAT 09/08 9:00 p.m. Bingo B.I.N.G.O! Come win some prizes! NRC 196 N/A Not required
FRI 09/14 9:00 p.m. Casino Night Come test your luck at our very own Casino Night! Blackjack, roulette, crapps, food, and so much more! RCE Boardroom N/A Not required
SAT 09/15 9:00 p.m. Glow in the Dark Recess Come play glow in the dark frisbee, soccer, football, volleyball, and more! Marian Courtyard N/A Not required
FRI 09/21 9:00 p.m. Tie Blankets Come make some tie blankets with VU After Dark and V-Hawks for Life! Blankets will be donated! RCE Boardroom N/A Not required
SAT 09/22 7:00 p.m. Mission Improvable Come to this laugh-out-loud event and be amazed by the talents and comedic stylings of Mission Improvable, a professional improv group! Families are welcome! FAC Recital Hall No Not required
FRI 09/28 9:00 p.m. RECtoberfest Meet in the Student Union and we will travel to RECtoberfest at UWL UWL No Not required
SAT 09/29 9 p.m. Game Night Game Night with Free Snacks! Play some pool, ping pong, video games, and more! Hawk's Nest No Not required
FRI 10/05 8:30 p.m. Mini Golf Travel with VU After Dark to Riverside Amusements for some free mini golf! Meet in the Student Union Concessions available Not required
SAT 10/06 9:00 p.m. Trivia! Compete in teams of 5 or 6 to test your trivia knowledge! Food and prizes available! CAF N/A Not required
FRI 10/12

9:00 p.m.

Pottery Night Join us for a night of pottery making! TBD N/A Not required
SAT 10/13 7:30 p.m. Fall Performance: CATS VU After Dark will sponsor tickets to the student performance of CATS. FAC Main Theatre N/A Yes, Required
FRI 10/19 - No Event - Fall Break - - - -
SAT 10/20 - No Event - Fall Break - - - -
FRI 10/26 9:00 p.m. Scariest Places on Campus Tour Take a tour of the scariest places on campus, including real ghost stories. Check out Bonaventure 7, the tunnels beneath campus, and so much more. Meet in the Hawk's Nest N/A Not required

SAT 10/27

9:00 p.m. SAB's House of Horrors It's that time of the year! Join us once again for SAB's House of Horrors! 
Suggested entrance fee: Non-perishable food item
Theme House Behind Canticle N/A Not required
FRI 11/2 9:00 p.m. Hypnotist Steven Stone Enjoy the comedy and hypnotist stylings of Steven Stone! Recital Hall N/A Not required
SAT 11/3 9:00 p.m. Shenanigan's

Join us for a night of games at Shenanigan's!

Meet in Student Union N/A Yes, Required
FRI 11/9 9:00 p.m. Canvas Night Spend a night painting, led by All Glazed Up! FAC 221 N/A Yes, Required
SAT 11/10 8p.m.-12 a.m. RHA Lock-In! Join us for big board games, free food, prizes, dodgeball, volleyball, and so much more at the annual RHA Lockin! Mathy Center N/A Not required
FRI 11/16 9 p.m. Cooking Night Cook a fun meal in the Dietetics Kitchen with SDA! TBD N/A Not required
SAT 11/17 9 p.m. PJ Party/Dessert in the Dark Come on out for some late night treats! TBD N/A Not required
FRI 11/23 - No Event-Thanksgiving - - - -
SAT 11/24 - No Event-Thanksgiving - - - -
FRI 11/30 9 p.m. Ice Skating Join us for a night of ice skating at the Omnicenter! Omnicenter N/A Yes, Required
SAT 12/1 9 p.m. Rotary Lights Come see the incredible and historic Rotary Lights at Riverside Park! Meet in the Student Union N/A Not required
FRI 12/7 9 p.m. De-Stress Night Enjoy some time to unwind before finals week with stress-relieving activities Nursing Center N/A Not required