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Ridgefest 2019 will be April 24-28. Enjoy all of the events this year! 

Wednesday, April 24

  • Food & A Flick | 6:30 p.m. - Food 8:30 p.m. - Flick | O'Shea Hall Quad

    Grab your friends and some blankets and get out to the O’Shea quad! We will be showing the classic throwback Legally Blonde. Get ready for seeing the NU Theatre production by seeing the movie! Come out early and bring some cash or your card to enjoy a couple tasty food trucks! (Indoor location – Dunleavy 127)

Thursday, April 25

  • Earth Day Celebration | 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. | Gallagher Center

    Come down to the lower level of Gallagher and check out all of the displays celebrating Earth Day!  

    Sponsored by NU's Sustainability Committee and NU Goes Green.

  • Heroine Movie & Panel Discussion | 6 p.m. | Dunleavy Hall, Room 127

    Watch this great film and participate in a discussion on prevention, recovery, and input from law enforcement. Sponsored by the Criminal Justice Association.

  • Escape Golisano | 8 p.m. | Golisano Center

    A team event similar to an escape room. Students have to complete a variety of mental challenges in classrooms throughout the Golisano Center. Winning team wins $100 in cash! Sign up your team of four in Campus Activities.

    Sponsored by Circle K

  • NU Team Trivia | 10 p.m. | Gallagher Multi-Purpose Room

    $100 in Target gift cards up for grabs! Get some friends together and get to the Gally MPR for some Team Trivia! All students are welcome.

Friday, April 26

  • Casino Night | 7 p.m. | Gallagher Center, Lower Level

    Come out and play games like black jack, roulette, and more! Play for FREE! The more you win, the more chances you’ll have at the $400-plus in prizes, gift cards, and NU swag!

  • Late Nite Niagara - Boujee Bingo | 10 p.m. | Russell J. Salvatore Dining Commons

    Nearly $1,000, yes $1,000, in prizes!

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Avengers Endgame movie passes and Avengers swag
    • Fire TV cube
    • Amazon Echo Dot
    • Uber gift card
    • Lewiston restaurant package
    • Fashion Outlets package
    • Olive Garden gift card
    • NU parking pass
    • Senior photo shoot with Andrew Emmons
    • Tons of NU swag, and more!

    It will be….BOUJEE!

     

  • Anchor Bar Food Truck l 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. - O'Shea Hall Parking Lot

    Late night food run? NO! Why leave when The Anchor Bar food truck will be here on campus this Friday and Saturday from 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. in the O'Shea parking lot! Chicken wings, onion rings, mac & cheese bites, pizza logs, mozzarella sticks and more! They accept cash or credit card. Yum!

Saturday, April 27

  • NU Softball vs. Saint Peter's | 12 p.m. | Softball Field

    Cheer on the Purple Eagles!

  • RidgeFESTIVAL l 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. l O'Shea Quad

    Get out to the quad to enjoy multiple rides, games, and more! Rides include Down Draft and a huge fun slide! Games including “I Got It,” poster darts, Whack-A-Mole, and more! All FREE! Win prizes too! Purple Chair photo, obstacle course, wax hands, mechanical shark and more! Bring your NU ID for the free cookout too! Sponsored by Campus Programming Board and NUSGA! 

     

  • Ridgefest Spring Concert - Tory Lanez w/ Special Guest PnB Rock l Rapids Theatre l Doors Open at 7 p.m., Show Starts at 8 p.m.

    NU Student Tickets: $15 – General Public: $25

    Tickets available for students on myNU

    Optional free shuttle to Rapids Theatre runs from 6:30–8 p.m., and then for one hour after the concert. Sponsored by the NU Traditions committee!

  • Anchor Bar Food Truck l 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. - O'Shea Hall Parking Lot

    Late night food run? NO! Why leave when The Anchor Bar food truck will be here on campus this Friday & Saturday from 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. in the O'Shea Parking Lot! Chicken wings, onion rings, mac & cheese bites, pizza logs, mozzarella sticks and more! They accept cash or credit card. Yum!

Sunday, April 28

  • Power of Niagara 5K Run & Walk l 10 a.m. l Kiernan Recreation Center

    Lace up your sneakers and get ready to run! Registration only $15 for students, which includes race and dri-fit T-shirt. Sign up at NiagaraPower.itsyourrace.com

    Day of check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. and the race on NU’s campus will begin at 10 a.m. 

    Sponsored by NU Finance and the NU Outdoors Club.