Fridays in Spring: Fantastic free(ish) events for students to enjoy

Monday, April 25, 2022 Fridays in Spring: Fantastic free(ish) events for students to enjoy

Fridays in Spring
Updated: May 5, 2022

'Fridays in Spring' highlights free(ish) student-focused events happening on campus on Friday afternoons and evenings in the fall semester. All students are welcome.

This listing will be updated continually as events are announced.

Want your event to be considered for the Fridays in Spring list? Add it to the UNL Events Calendar. RSOs can list their events on NVolveU.


Every Friday

Collegiate Recovery Community Open Meeting
6:30 p.m. | University Health Center, Room 127 (BRRWB Office) map

Find a caring, supportive community that supports students in recovery. The evening includes a recovery meeting followed by time to socialize and connect.

  • hosted by Big Red Resilience & Well-being
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    May 6

    Grab & Go End-of-Semester Celebration
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m. |  Nebraska Union 3rd Floor  map

    Celebrate the end of the semester with the Women’s Center and LGBTQA+ Center at a grab & go event with essential items you might want for for a safe return home, including phone privacy screens, discreet Pride stickers, and more.

  • hosted by Women's Center and LGBTQA+ Center
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    May 6

    Tea & Coffee Time Finale
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m. |  Kawasaki Reading Room, Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center map

    Be your own barista for the last Tea/Coffee Time Friday of the semester. You can make your own special drink with a variety of flavorful mix-ins and ingredients.

  • hosted by Kawasaki Reading Room
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    May 6

    End-of-the-Year Free Bowling
    5:30 p.m. to midnight |  Husker Bowling Center, inside Nebraska East Union  map

    Don't miss the semester's final Free Bowling Friday, before the Husker Bowling Center closes for the summer on May 12, 2022. UNL students enjoy free bowling + shoe rental w/ their NCard. Sign up early due to the bowling lane's high-demand. Reserve a lane now for you and your friends.

  • hosted by Nebraska Unions
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    May 6

    A Musical Theatre Cabaret
    7:30 p.m. |  Westbrook Music Building, Room 119  map

    A free public show hosted by the Hixon-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts.


    May 6

    Lazzi Improv Show
    7:30 p.m. |  Nebraska Union, The Crib  map

    Enjoy the student performance group's 90-minute comedy show. Free and open to the public..


    May 6

    Pitch Please Spring Show
    8 p.m. |  Nebraska Union, Swanson Auditorium  map

    The co-ed a capella club will perform an array of musical covers and styles, including their set performed at the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella. They will also celebrate the launch of a new album.


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