Published: Oct. 24, 2022

This week brings a trick-or-treat concert, an elections webinar, a pizza party, College Week advising, party smart resources, Free Rec Day, a Chucky movie marathon, Homecoming events and more.

CU marching band plays in the Homecoming parade on Pearl StreetMonday, Oct. 24

Homecoming kickoff

 11 a.m.–1 p.m. ​ Farrand Field
Kick off Haunted Homecoming with CU Student Government! Free swag and Snarf’s sandwiches provided. Buff OneCard required. 

Tuesday, Oct. 25

Continuum of Use: Where do you land?

 11 a.m. ​ College & Broadway underpass
How do alcohol and drugs impact your life? Health and Wellness Services is providing a safe space to discuss and learn about resources. 

Elections webinar

 Noon ​ Virtual
Attend this Boulder County elections webinar to learn more about ballot processing basics, voter statistics, election security and more. RSVP required

Faculty Tuesdays: Trick or Treat

 7:30 p.m. ​ Imig Music, Grusin Music Hall
Join the College of Music faculty for a program of musical tricks and treats from the sublime worlds of opera, musical theater and song. The event will be shown in person and livestreamed

College Week @ Ralphie's Advising Help Lab

 10 a.m.–2 p.m. ​ CASE, second floor
Do you want to learn more about another college or program? Meet with academic advisors from each program and college on their designated day of College Week. 

  • Oct. 24: College of Engineering & Applied Science and School of Education
  • Oct. 25: Leeds School of Business and College of Music
  • Oct. 26: College of Arts and Sciences
  • Oct. 27: College of Media, Communication and Information
  • Oct. 28: Program in Exploratory Studies

Wednesday, Oct. 26

Zumba with Corrine

 5–6 p.m. ​ Rec Center, Studio 2
Enjoy a Halloween Zumba class! Participants will receive mini pumpkins afterward.

Pizza party

 11 a.m.–1 p.m. ​ SEEC
Join the Environmental Studies Program in the ENVS atrium for free pizza and ice cream. Yum! 

Thursday, Oct. 27

Free Rec Day

 6 a.m.–11:30 p.m.  Rec Center
In honor of Homecoming, the Rec is allowing free skate rentals, bouldering and fitness classes. 

Chucky movie marathon

 7 p.m. ​ Muenzinger Auditorium  $10–$15
Celebrate Chucky’s legacy by binge-watching his movies at Muenzinger Auditorium. The first four Childs Play movies will be shown back-to-back. 

Friday, Oct. 28


 6 p.m. ​ University Hill, Beach Park
The Hill is having a Halloween event! Visit for a showing of Hocus Pocus, a costume contest, pumpkin carving and free food.

Homecoming parade, stampede, pep rally

 7–8 p.m. ​ Pearl Street Mall
Show your CU pride by attending the Homecoming parade and stampede on Pearl Street, followed by a pep rally on the Courthouse Lawn. Sko Buffs!