What’s Up this Weekend– 2/24–2/26

Cheapseats: “The Edge of Seventeen”

6:30 p.m. & 9:05 p.m.

Thursday, February 23 to Sunday, February 26

“The Importance of Being Earnest”

Set in London and the English countryside during the late 19th century, “The Importance of Being Earnest” is a both a whimsical romantic comedy as well as a sharp-witted satire of Victorian society. The story follows two young gentlemen, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrief, under the guise of a “fictitious” brother named Ernest as they seek the love of the ravishing Gwendolyn and an attractive ward, Cecily. All goes well until both couples end up at the same country estate.

Rock the Resch

Friday, February 24

Tailgate Party from 4:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m., Green Bay Men’s Basketball game vs. Oakland 6:00 p.m.

Location: Tailgate Party at The Bar on Holmgren Way, Game at the Resch Center

Rock the Resch is an event especially for UWGB alumni and students. The event includes a tailgate party at The Bar on Holmgren Way and a Green Bay Phoenix Men’s Basketball game.

Rock the Resch registration includes your game ticket, great tailgate food, two beverage tickets good for Bud products or soda, a long sleeve glow-in-the dark Rock the Resch tee.

The band, “Feel Good Kids” will perform and the UW-Green Bay Pep Band, Green Bay cheerleaders and Phlash will be there too. There will be lots of drawings for fantastic prizes.

Pub Trivia Nerds

Saturday, February 25

7:00 p.m.— 10:00 p.m.

University Union Phoenix Club

New Leaf Winter Farmers Market

8 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 25

KI Convention Center (333 Main St.) in Exhibit Hall C.

Free yoga by Jenstar at 9 a.m.

Cooking demos at 9 & 11 a.m. by Backstage at the Meyer.

Live music by Antonio Salerno.

Mardi Gras on Main Presented by Tundraland

Saturday, February 25

5:00 p.m. –10:00 p.m.
1420 Main St. (Studio E)

Mardi Gras on Main Presented by Tundraland is bringing New Orleans to Olde Main Street. Art and entertainment featuring live music from Big Mouth & The Power Tool Horns, authentic Cajun food, local artists, a community art project and more!

Ticket purchase includes food, a masquerade mask, alight-up cup and entertainment for the evening. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Limited Early Bird Admission tickets are available for $30 before ticket prices increase to $35.

NASCAR Viewing Party: Daytona 500

Sunday, February 26

1:00 p.m.— 5:00 p.m.

University Union Phoenix Club

University of Wisconsin Varsity Band

Sunday, February 26

2:00 p.m.

Weidner Center for the Performing Arts

Buy tickets! Student Rush = 50% off each ticket, with student ID, 90 min prior to the show start at the Weidner Center ticket office.

Watch for “What’s Up this Weekend” posts each week and save the date for these upcoming events:

Join us for an evening with UW-Green Bay and the Green Bay Packers. This free event in Lambeau Field Atrium includes: Admissions and majors info tables, UWGB mini-lectures, closing hors d’ourves reception and Packers Prizes!

Mini-lectures will be given by the following UWGB Professors:

Rebecca Meacham (English, Creative Writing and Humanities)

Gaurav Bansal (Management Information Systems)

Scott Ashmann (Education)

Ryan Currier (Natural and Applied Sciences)

Register for FREE today!

  • Daya, Saturday, March 25

Buy tickets today! (“HIDEAWAY” Promo code gets student price.)

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