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Wisconsin Union Fall Events Preview

Fall is right around the corner, along with a new school year, a new season to root for the Badgers football team, and new, exciting events at the Wisconsin Union. While you’re waiting for the leaves to change colors and the summer heat to turn into an autumn breeze, check out these fantastic fall events to enjoy for the rest of 2019.

Free Art Friday, first Friday of every month, 5-7 p.m., Memorial Union

Come to Wheelhouse Studios and let your creativity loose every first Friday of the fall months. Each session comes with its own special project — from collage art to keepsake boxes — for you to work on and bring home with you!

Campus Farmer’s Market, September 5th-October 24th, Union South

UW-Madison students at the first Campus Farmer’s Market on the north lawn of Union South on Sept. 5, 2013.

Come to Union South on Thursdays from September to October and experience the Campus Farmer’s Market. The market features local vendors such as Porchlight and Bloom Bakeshop, as well as offers free recipes to sample and create with the local, organic products that you purchase. Find out more about the Campus Farmer’s Market here.

Badger Bash Tailgates, September 7th-November 23rd, Union South

Find the best tailgate party just steps away from Camp Randall at every Badgers home game. With performances from the UW-Madison Marching Band and Spirit Squad, live music, and fun and games, there isn’t a better place to show your Badger pride. Find the full list of Badger Bashes here.

Chanticleer, Sunday October 6th, Hamel Music Center

One of the best male choruses in the world returns to the Wisconsin Union Theater’s Concert Series for the fourth time, set to perform in the brand new Hamel Music Center. Find more information and tickets here.

Family Weekend, October 18-20th

Bring the entire family and spend quality time with your favorite UW-Madison student all weekend long. Family Weekend is full of exciting programming such as open classes, a reception with the Chancellor, a behind-the-scenes tour of Camp Randall, and photo opportunities with Bucky Badger. You can register for Family Weekend here.

Pilobolus: Shadowland, The New Adventure, Friday November 1st, Wisconsin Union Theater

Experience the magic of shadow-theater with Shadowland, The New Adventure by dance company Pilobolus as they use mixed media to share a story of love amidst an extravagant quest. More information and tickets can be found here.

WUD Film free movie screenings, Various Thursday-Sundays, Union South Marquee and Memorial Union Terrace

Movies on the Terrace

From old classics to new favorites, the Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee puts on a great selection of free movies for members to enjoy. On September 2nd, come to the Terrace for the first movie of fall, Disney Pixar’s Up. Find the full schedule of WUD Film movie showings here.

Come join us this fall! For even more events such as Open Mic Nights and Badger Games Watches check out the full Wisconsin Union events calendar.

Author: Haley Mades

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