Special Events & Monotony Breakers in the Dining Rooms = Spring 2015

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 Spring 2015!


Opening Weekend

Saturday and Sunday, January 10 - 11, 2015

  • Meal plans activate & normal hours resume on Saturday, January 10th (in both Tobey-Kendel and Holmes)
  • The UC Food Court & Bears Bistro re-open on Monday, January 12th.
  • Retail Dining locations re-open on Monday, January 12th.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 19, 2015

  • There are special hours for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    • Tobey-Kendel Dining Room and Holmes Dining Hall are both open for Brunch and Dinner (instead of breakfast, lunch, and dinner) on Monday, January 19th.
    • The UC Food Court and all Gourmet to Go locations are CLOSED on Monday, January 19th.
  • Normal hours resume on Tuesday, January 20th for dining rooms and Retail Dining locations.


February is Black History Month

  • Soul Food in the Dining Rooms (look for the special menu items picked out by the Marcus Garvey Cultural Center)

Valentine's Day
Saturday, February 14, 2015

  • Check out the special treats!

President's Day
Monday, February 16, 2015

  • Check out the special treats!

Ash Wednesday
Wednesday, February 18, 2015


March is National Nutrition Month

  • Look for our healthy and nutritious options!

Daylight Saving Time
Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 2:00 a.m.

  • Don' forget to “Spring Forward” Saturday night!

Spring Break - have a safe and happy break!
Saturday - Sunday, March 14 - 22, 2015

  • Holmes, TK, the UC Food Court, and Bears Bistro will close after Lunch on Friday, March 13th.
  • Holmes and TK will re-open for Dinner on Sunday, March 22nd. The UC Food Court and Bears Bistro will re-open for normal hours on Monday, March 23rd.
  • CLICK HERE to see the Spring Break 2015 hours.



Sundown on Friday - Saturday, April 3 - 11, 2015

  • Look for the special Passover items in the dining rooms.

Customer Appreciation Week

  • Tobey-Kendel Dining Room, Holmes Dining Hall, and the UC Food Court will all have special treats all week long!

Earth Week
Monday - Friday, April 20-24, 2015

  • All locations will be having "Earth Day" activities throughout the week! Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22nd!


Study Breaks

Monday -Thursday, May 4 - 7, 2015

  • Join us for complimentary study breaks during finals week!
  • Tobey-Kendel Dining Room and Holmes Dining Hall, 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!