Published: Nov. 10, 2022

This weekend brings a Veterans Day ceremony, an opportunity to explore the night sky, a basketball game, Laser Foo Fighters, “The Importance of Being Earnest,” an end-of-season celebration with the E-Center, “The Drowsy Chaperone” and more.

Students bowling in the ConnectionFriday, Nov. 11

Veterans Day Ceremony

 11 a.m.  UMC Glenn Miller Ballroom
In honor of Veterans Day, the UMC and Veteran and Military Affairs are holding a ceremony. During this time, there will be presentations by Lieutenant General Mark Schwartz, ROTC and CU Buffoons. 

Friday Night Film Series: Bullet Train

 8 p.m.  CHEM 140
Bullet Train is a film starring Brad Pitt, Joey King and Aaron Taylor-Johnson. The film follows five assassins on a train who discover their missions all have something in common. 

Sommers-Bausch Observatory open house

 8–10 p.m.  Sommers-Bausch Observatory
Explore the night sky with Sommers-Bausch Observatory. The open houses are free and open to the public. 

Saturday, Nov. 12

Women’s basketball vs. Jackson State

 2 p.m.  CU Events Center  $10–$12
After taking on New Mexico State, the CU women’s basketball team is playing the Jackson State Tigers. Sko Buffs!

CU volleyball vs. Oregon State

 7 p.m.  CU Events Center  $8–$12
This Saturday, the Buffs are traveling back to Boulder to take on the Oregon State Beavers in a volleyball match. 

Extreme Bowling

 7–10 p.m.  The Connection  $3.50 per game, $2.75 for shoes
Extreme bowling is like regular bowling, but better! Enjoy a night of black lights, colored pins and more.

Laser Foo Fighters

 8:30 p.m.  Fiske Planetarium  $8–$12
Fiske Planetarium is having a unique laser show inspired by the Foo Fighters! Watch the show while enjoying some of their hit songs, including “Best of You” and “All My Life.” 

Sunday, Nov. 13

End-of-season celebration with the E-Center

 2–3:30 p.m.  Scott Carpenter Park
This event is for those of you who have joined the Environmental Center throughout its growing season. There will be free food, crafts, games and prizes! 

The Drowsy Chaperone

 2 p.m.  Imig Music, Music Theatre  $23–$35
The Drowsy Chaperone is a meta-musical that pokes fun at the Jazz Age genre. Unable to make it on Sunday? Other showings are happening Nov. 11–12. 

The Importance of Being Earnest

 2 p.m.  Old Main Chapel  $19
The Importance of Being Earnest is a trivial comedy by Oscar Wilde. It tells the story of four young lovers. Presented by the Department of Theatre & Dance. Showings are also happening Nov.11–12 at 7:30 p.m.