SpringFest 2013

SpringFest 2013 is a fun-filled weekend for all MIT students with tons of events - check them out below!

All Week (04/22/2013 - 04/26/2013)

Globemed Thrift Shop Sale

11 AM - 5 PM, Student Center

Got $20 in your pocket? Then swing by the Student Center all week and pop some tags! We'll be setting up a thrift shop filled with clothes that are donated by the MIT community. Update your wardrobe for spring (or find an outfit for the concert!) while donating to a good cause. All proceeds will go towards our partner HIV clinic in Kara, Togo.


Tuesday 04/23/13

Rep Your Crew Day

Represent your student group/department/living community by checking in and taking group pictures from 10 AM - 4 PM in Lobby 10!


Wednesday 04/24/13

Mismatch Day

Dress like you just walked out of a thrift shop and check in at Lobby 10 with your Macklemore-inspired outfit!


Thursday 04/25/13

Neon Day

Keep campus bright by wearing all neon and don't forget to check in at Lobby 10!

Fierce Forever

8 PM, La Sala de Puerto Rico (W20)

Presented by G@MIT, Fierce Forever is one of the largest student-run drag shows in the world. This year marks MIT's 10th Fierce Forever; with professionals, first-timers, and everyone in between the show will leave you feeling fierce and fabulous. We can't wait to see you there! 

Movie on the Lawn: Skyfall

9:30 PM, Kresge Oval

Presented by the UA and LSC, Come watch Skyfall: 007 while enjoying the great outdoors.


Friday 04/26/13 : MIT Unity Day

Rep your love for MIT by wearing MIT apparel and check in at Lobby 10!

SaveTFP Carnival

3-5 PM, Student Center Steps

Our carnival will include cotton candy, popcorn, fresh squeezed lemonade, tie-dying Love Your Beaver t-shirts, sno-cones, and music.

ISA iFair

12-6pm, Kresge Lawn

Presented by International Students Association, Get a taste of the world at our showcase of MIT's cultural groups and spring celebration of the vibrant diversity of our campus. Join us for an afternoon of exotic food, traditional dances and performances, and arts and crafts from all around the globe.

Springfest 2013 Concert

8-11 PM, Johnson; Doors open at 6:30 PM

Presented by UA Events Committee, Come see Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with opener Ra Ra Riot!


Saturday April 27th, 2013

Camp Kesem Color Karnival

5 PM - 7 PM, Kresge Lawn

Celebrate Spring by taking part in a color war! Bring your friends and we'll provide all the necessary equipment! We promise you a good time. All proceeds benefit Camp Kesem, a summer camp for children of cancer patients.

MIT Caribbean Club: Spring Ting Caribbean Weekend Dance Party

9 PM - 1 AM, Lobdell (W20)

Come enjoy the pulsating rhythms of the Caribbean. It is a "Spring Ting" coming from the land of forever Spring. Let's shake off the winter officially and warm up! You can't afford to miss it! #SpringTing


Sunday April 28th, 2013

MIT Habitat for Humanity Beaver Dash

Check in (starts at 9:15 AM) at Z-Center overhang; 5K -- 10 AM, Relay -- 10:45 AM

Join us to race a 5K around the west side of campus. 5K sounds too long? Find 4 friends and join our relay race. Celebrate afterwards with food and t-shirts!

IFC & Panhel Beaver BBQ

11 AM, Kresge Pits

Come celebrate the end of SpringFest with games, food, and fun with IFC and Panhel!

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