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May Days 2017 was a huge success!!

But get ready for 2018!


Mark your calendars! Beginning on Monday, May 21nd, 2018 May Days will kick off the week and will conclude on Friday, May 25th, 2018!


One of the oldest pioneer traditions at DU, May Days brings together all students during Week 9 to come relax and enjoy the fresh spring air! This year is going to the best one yet! We ‘re excited to bring you some of the most interactive, entertaining and fresh ideas we’ve ever had! So sit back, grab a funnel cake and welcome May Days with open arms!

Here is a look back at last year's schedule and we will have the 2018 schedule posted as May Days get closer!

Monday, May 22nd 12:00-4:00 PM

Farmer’s Market, Food Trucks, and Field Day, Driscoll Green

We will be hosted THREE food trucks on the Driscoll Green: Fun with Funnel Cakes, Johnos Taco Food Truck, and La Chiva Empanadas! Free food isn't enough for you? Enjoy lawn games such as spikeball, badminton, volleyball, cornhole, frisbee, and much more! Get your picture drawn by our caricature artist, and enjoy entertainment from over 20 student organizations who will be hosted booths all around the green! This is our very special kick-off event! Come early, and there may even be some swag items in your life...

Tuesday, May 23rd 3:00 - 7:00 PM

Life's a Beach!, Driscoll Green

It's back and better than ever! Our annual Life's a Beach event is swinging in full gear on the Driscoll Green. Enjoy a tiki bar with yummy mocktails, FREE grill food courtesy of DUGS, musical entertainment from our favorite DJ Diego, and many, many giveaways such as hammocks, hydroflasks, and May Days swag! Even more, we have a Henna artist coming by to create some beautiful henna designs. Relax and bath in the sun during our Beach Day!

Wednesday, May 24th 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Magic Night!, Carnegie Green

  This is bound to be an amazing and spectacular night! FREE food includes Dippin' Dots ice cream and other sweet goodies! Come see our screening of Now You See Me at 6PM and enjoy some walking magic by our magician Shawn Preston! We will have cozy chairs for you to enjoy during the movie, and lots of May Days swag to give out for free! You don't wanna miss this!

Thursday, May 25th 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Rodeo Day, Driscoll Green

Love country? Looking to jam out in your cowboy boots? Come to our Rodeo Day to enjoy music, free food, and dancing! We'll be having Jim 'N Nicks BBQ and Sweet Cow ice cream to munch on. There will be some amazing line dance teachers to help you really groove in those boots on top of our wonderful wooden dance floor. On top of that, we will have Carnival style games and lots and lots of awesome raffle prizes! Yee-Haw!!!

May Days 2016 T-shirts will be provided throughout the week during our events, so be on the lookout for our tent! Can't wait to see you there! #DUMAYDAYS17



Our office is located at 2055 East Evans Avenue, Denver, CO 80210 | Driscoll Underground.

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