Welcome Weekend: Thank Goodness It's Friday

Friday, August 29, 2014 at 7:00pm to 12:00am

Willard Straight Hall
Central Campus

Woohoo, it's Friday! Come celebrate your first Friday of the academic year with Welcome Weekend! Join fellow Cornellians for a spectacular night at Ho Plaza and Willard Straight Hall filled with a variety of FREE activities and food! Come watch hit movies (Captain America: Winter Soldier at 7pm; Divergent at 10pm) in the WSH Theatre (aka: Cornell Cinema); see amazing performances by student groups in the Memorial Room (7:30pm - midnight); tie dye a t-shirt on Ho Plaza (7:30pm); test your chess skills during our Chess Simule (7:30 -10:30pm); have your picture drawn by a caricature artist; learn a magic trick or two from our wandering magician; enjoy the creative talents of the henna and temporary body art artists; let a clown teach you how to create balloon animals; indulge in a scrumptious Late Night Breakfast (10pm - midnight) in Okenshields; and explore the other fun activities there just for you! Come check it out and bring your friends! 

This year's TGIF will be held on Friday, August 29, 2014 from 7:00pm-12:00am in Willard Straight Hall.  Sponsored by Welcome Weekend and funded in part by CUTonight and the student activity fee.

Event Type

Cultural, Dance (Performance), Music, Special Event, Performance


Student Organization, Dean of Students


Free to attendees!

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Mita Ghude

Mita Ghude left a positive review 8/29/2014

aaaaaa divergent was great