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Upcoming events

 


Click on the months below to view the details of our upcoming events! *Check our Facebook page to stay up to date on events and cancellations!*

October

Magician: Ben Seidman

Date: Saturday, October 13
Location: Pioneer Crossing
Time: 8 P.M. 

Abra Cadabra! Poof into the Pioneer Crossing for our next Stand Up Saturday on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 8 P.M. Ben Seidman, the man with the magic hands, will be our comedic magician for this Stand-Up Saturday. He has appeared on Penn & Teller: Fool Us, won entertainer of the year, and starred in Magic Outlaws on the Travel Channel. You won’t want to miss out on this magical event!



Dollar Movie Night

Date: Tuesday, October 16
Location: Millennium Cinema
Time: Last Showings

BOO! Did we scare you? Either way, CPR wants you to join us for our spookiest Dollar Movie Night of the year on Tuesday, October 16 at Millennium Cinema. Tickets can be purchased in Heritage Hall anytime between 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Friday, October 12 and Monday, October 15 - Tuesday, October 16. To request tickets for a large group, please contact David Nevins at nevinsd@uwplatt.edu. See youuuuu there Pioneers!


Family Weekend: Trivia

Date:
Friday, October 19 
Location: Pioneer Crossing
Time: 8 P.M.

Hey Pioneers! Are your parents coming to campus for Family Weekend? Are you worried they’ll hang out in your Residence Hall all night? Don’t fret! Trivia Night is coming soon to the Pioneer Crossing in the Markee Pioneer Student Center! Trivia Night will kick off on Friday, October 19 at 8:00 PM. Families AND students are welcome to come out and compete for semi-valuable prizes by answering questions from all kinds of categories! So put on your smarty pants and your thinking caps and come down to Trivia Night!
 

Family Weekend: Six Appeal

Date: Saturday, October 20
Location: Pioneer Crossing 
Time: 8 P.M. 


Are you looking for a family-friendly activity for you and your family to do on Saturday, October 20? If so, we have a pitch-perfect activity in Velzy Commons of Ullsvik Hall at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 20 during Family Weekend! Bring your family and friends to enjoy an electrifying performance by Six Appeal, a world-class acapella group. Six Appeal will perform many different genres of music-covering multiple decades! You won’t want to miss this ‘aca’ awesome performance!!



Vesperman Farms Trip

Date: Tuesday, October 23
Location: Vesperman Farms 
Time: 4 P.M. - 7 P.M.

What do corn cobs call their fathers?…Pop corn! Join the whole corn family and CPR on Tuesday, October 23 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. as we take a trip to Vesperman Farms pumpkin patch! Tickets are $3 and include your transportation to and from the farm! They will be sold in Heritage Hall of the Markee Pioneer Student Center on October 16-19 and October 22-23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reserve your tickets and join in on the fall fun!

And don’t forget to meet at the Markee Pioneer Student Center half circle at 3:45 p.m. on October 23!



Dollar Bowling 

Date:
Monday, Oct. 29
Location: Pioneer Lanes
Time: 8 P.M.

Are you ready for a “bone shaking” good time?! Dollar Bowling Night is happening at Pioneer Lanes on Monday, October 29 at 8 P.M. Don’t be a bonehead and miss $7.99 all you can eat chicken wings while you bowl! Reserve a lane by signing up in Heritage Hall located in the Markee Pioneer Student Center on October 24, 25 or 29 anytime between 11 A.M. and 2 P.M. Kick-off Halloween and make sure to get your spooky skeleton over to Dollar Bowling Night! Muah ah ah ah!

November

Cooking Competition: Round One

Date: Thursday, November 1
Location: Various Locations (Organization and Greek houses, Residence Halls)
Time: 7 P.M.


Are you looking for a way to show off your cooking skills?! Are you a part of a campus organization? If so, we have the perfect event for you! Starting Thursday, November 1 we will be hosting the 1st Annual Cooking Competition held here at UW-Platteville. Your cooking skills will be put to the test as you will prepare an array of different foods while having to incorporate a special ingredient. If our 3 judges deem your organization the WINNER of the 1st Annual Cooking Competition then you will take home the traveling trophy AND a valuable prize! But don’t be fooled, you will be judged on more than just taste. To be entered into the competition you must register online at www.uwplatt.edu/cpr between October 8 - October 29. Make sure to sign up early because only the first 12 teams to sign up will be allowed to participate!

 

Stand Up Saturday: Double Header

Date: Saturday, November 3
Location: Pioneer Crossing
Time: 8 P.M.

Get ready, get set, GO to Stand Up Saturday on Saturday, November 3, starting at 8 P.M. in the Pioneer Crossing of the Markee Pioneer Student Center. We will be having TWO, yes TWO comedians in this special Stand Up Saturday. It’s not a race, but you won’t want to lose this opportunity to see two comedians for the price of NONE. Be sure to make it to this Stand Up Saturday: Double Header edition! 


Cooking Competition: Round Two

Date: Thursday, November 8
Location: Various Locations (Organization and Greek houses, Residence Halls)
Time: 7 P.M.

Tune into Facebook for our first annual Cooking Competition! Stay up to date on which groups will be moving on and who will ultimately take the cake!
 

Dollar Movie Night

D
ate: Tuesday, November 13
Location: Millennium Cinema
Time: Last Showings

“Never gonna make you cry, Never gonna say goodbye, Never gonna tell a lie and hurt you.” CPR would never let you down guys, another Dollar Movie Night is just around the corner! Grab that Aqua Fresh and fix up that perm and join CPR on Tuesday, November 13 to watch a last showing movie at Millennium Cinema for only $1! So “Walk This Way” to ticket sales on November 9, 12, and 13 from 11 A.M.- 2 P.M. in Heritage Hall of the Markee Pioneer Student Center. The “I’d buy that for a dollar!” catchphrase has never been more relevant.



Cooking Competition

Date: Thursday, November 15 
Location: Various Locations (Organization and Greek houses, Residence Halls)
Time: 7 P.M.

Tune into Facebook for our first annual Cooking Competition! Stay up to date on which groups will be moving on and who will ultimately take the cake!

 

Haus of Music feat. Icarus Account

Date:
Wednesday, November 28
Location: Pioneer Haus
Time: 6 P.M.

Cozy up and prepare yourself for a chill Haus of Music featuring the twins with man buns, The Icarus Account! Join us in welcoming them to UW-Platteville on Wednesday, November 28 at 6 PM in the Pioneer Haus. The Icarus Account is a pop-folk duo from Florida, who is sure to get your heart fluttering. Don’t forget to enjoy an extra special meal deal at the Pioneer Haus while you’re out!

 

Holiday Tree Lighting

Date:
Thursday, November 29
Location: Heritage Hall
Time: 6 P.M.

Get ready for CPR to light up your Holiday Season on Thursday, November 29 at 6 P.M. in Heritage Hall of the Markee Pioneer Student Center! Organizations can design and make an ornament to hang on the tree through the month of December. Show up with your creation and a quick explanation of your ornament design (no pre-registration needed). We’ll see you and your organization there as we dive into the Holiday Season!

December

Chicago Trip

Date: Saturday, December 1
Location: Chicago
Time: 8 A.M.

Have you ever been to Chicago during the holidays?! It’s something you won’t want to miss! Join CPR for a day trip to Chicago on December 1. Experience the German market called Christkindlmarket where you can enjoy delicious German cuisine, ice skate at Millenium Park or Maggie Daley Park, eat deep dish pizza, shop the magnificent mile, enjoy the Lincoln Park Zoo for Zoo lights and more! Tickets are only $10!  You can reserve your spot for this cheerful trip in Heritage Hall of the Markee Pioneer Student Center Nov. 26-30 from 11 AM - 2 PM. Get your tickets soon, because the first two days of ticket sales will be sold to Students only! The bus will leave from the half circle outside the Markee Pioneer Student Center at 8 AM and will leave Chicago at 9 PM.

 

Dollar Movie Night

Date: Monday, December 3
Location: Millennium Cinema
Time: Last Showings

Take a break from the cold to check out this hot deal! CPR is having their last Dollar Movie Night of the semester, but don’t fret, we have a great deal for you. Everyone likes 2 for 1 prices, so if you would like to receive two tickets for the hot deal of $1 all you have to do is sing part of a song featured in the movie “Frozen”! Ticket sales will be November 29, 30, and December 3 from 11 AM - 2 PM in Heritage Hall of the Markee Pioneer Student Center.  


Pioneers Got Talent

Date:
 Thursday, December 6
Location: Pioneer Haus
Time: 6 P.M.

Hey Pioneers, do you have talent?! We’d love to see it! Join us on Thursday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m. in the Pioneer Haus for Pioneers Got Talent! Come show off your singing, dancing, hula-hooping, or even how many marshmallows you can fit in your mouth! Registration will begin on Monday, November 5 and go until Monday, November 26. You can register as an individual OR group. Please email cpr@uwplatt.edu with your contact name, talent, and phone number to register. We can’t wait to see what you’ve got!


Relaxation Event

Date:
 Friday, December 14
Location: Markee Pioneer Student Center
Time: 9 A.M. - 12 P.M.

Donut stress about finals coming up! Join Campus Programming and Relations in the University Rooms located in the Markee Pioneer Student Center on Friday, December 14 from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM to relax before finals! We will have cake donuts, a coffee bar, AND mug decorating for you to enjoy! Don’t sleep on this relaxing event!