Special Events & Monotony Breakers in the Dining Rooms = Fall 2013

Dining Services has special events and monotony breakers happening throughout the entire year. Here's a sampling of a few of the bigger events for Fall 2013!

August


Fall Opening Weekend

Thursday - Sunday, August 22 - 25, 2013

  • Complimentary refreshments are provided for students and their families at Tobey-Kendel Dining Room & Holmes Dining Hall on Thursday during move-in
  • Meal plans become active at dinner on Thursday at Holmes Dining Hall, Tobey-Kendel Dining Room & the UC Food Court
  • Dining Dollars will be active starting Thursday morning
  • Fall 2013 Opening Weekend schedule - coming soon!

Taste of UNC
Friday, August 23, 2013

  • Location: Turner Green (lawn area between Turner and Lawrenson Halls on West Campus)
  • Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    (All dining rooms are closed at dinner... please join us at the Taste of UNC event)
  • Students use their meal plans during this event... and guests are welcome to join us at the special cash price of $5.00 (tax included).

September


Labor Day

Monday, September 2, 2013

  • Holmes Dining Hall & Tobey-Kendel Dining Room are both open for Brunch and Dinner (instead of breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • The UC Food Court, Bears Bistro, and all Gourmet to Go locations are CLOSED
  • All Retail Dining locations will be CLOSED as well

Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday - Friday, September 4 - 6, 2013

  • begins at sundown (dinner) on Wednesday, September 4th
  • ends at nightfall (dinner) on Friday, September 6th

Homecoming Kick-Off Dinner
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

  • Join us for a special Homecoming Kick-Off dinner in Holmes and TK!

Homecoming Brunch
Saturday, September 28, 2013

  • We will be serving a special Prime Rib Brunch available at Holmes Dining Hall & Tobey-Kendel Dining Room, 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • SPECIAL GUEST PRICE: Adult/Child $7.00 per person, tax included
  • Don't forget to join us at Community Fest before the game!

October


World Vegetarian Day

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

  • Special vegetarian Items served: brunch and dinner in Holmes Dining Hall & Tobey-Kendel Dining Room

Family and Friends Weekend
Friday - Sunday, October 18 - 20, 2013

  • Saturday Brunch: we will be serving a special Prime Rib Brunch available at Holmes Dining Hall & Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (special tickets available through the UC Ticket Office), 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • SPECIAL GUEST PRICE: Adult/Child $7.00 per person, tax included

Halloween
Thursday, October 31, 2013

  • Look for spooky treats in the dining rooms!

November


Daylight Savings Time Ends

Sunday, November 3, 2013 @ 2:00am

  • Don't forget to “Fall Back”

Taste of Home
November 6, 13, and 20, 2013

  • We've prepared recipes straight from your parents!! Join us Wednesdays in November to taste these dishes and vote for your favorites in Holmes Dining Hall, Tobey-Kendel Dining Room & the University Center Food Court.
  • Recipe Schedule

Thanksgiving Brunch
Sunday, November 24, 2013

  • Holmes Dining Hall & Tobey-Kendel Dining Room
    • 11:00am - 1:00pm

Thanksgiving Break
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - Sunday, December 1st

December


Holiday Dinner
~ "Home For The Holidays"
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Study Breaks
Monday - Thursday, December 9 - 12, 2013

  • Holmes Dining Hall & Tobey-Kendel Dining Room
  • 9:00pm - 10:00pm


Do you know of another holiday we should be acknowledging? Have an idea for a fun theme dinner we should have? Email us at diningservices@unco.edu for consideration! We would love to hear from you!