About The Day

Join us on Dandelion Day, Friday, April 25th, 2014, for one of the University’s longest standing traditions. Check back every Monday as we unveil more information regarding events, food, and concerts!

See what’s new this week of April 21st: the opening/headlining band, Dandelion Day Games on the frat quad, glitter tattoos, and a balloon artist!

Main Opener: Sir Ahzay

Starts at 7PM. Must have current valid undergraduate UR ID to enter the concert area.

Main Headliner: Young the Giant

Day Schedule

Time Activity
2-7pm Novelties, Rides, Games, Small Stage and Dandelion Lounge
3-5pm Fraternity Quad Field Games
530pm Hat Giveaway
7-9pm Main Concert

Revealed Activities

Number Activity Number Activity
1 Main Concert (@ 7PM) 11 Glitter Tattoos
2 Sihir’s Henna Tattoos 12 Photo Strips
3 Tie-Dye Shirts 13 Hat Giveaway
4 Petting Zoo 14 Small Band Stage
5 Climbing Mountain 15 Dandelion Lounge
6 Abbott’s Frozen Custard 16 Marty’s Meats
7 Nancy’s Fried Dough 17 Java’s Coffee Truck
8 Balloon Artist 18 Giant Slide
9 Spin-Art Shades 19 Para Trooper
10 Le Petit Poutine Truck 20 Carnival Games
21 Pedal Cars 22 Dandelion Day Games (3pm-5pm)

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Dandelion Day Map

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Small Stage Lineup

Time Performer
2:00-2:24 Sam Levitine
2:40-3:04 Great Vagrant
3:20-3:44 Shemp
4:00-4:24 Park Lot Shuttle
4:40-5:00 NJR’s Rock Band
5:16-5:40 Lucas Metzler
5:56-6:20 Parallax
6:36-7:00 Jay Walker & the Crossing Guards

Food Menu

Marty’s Meats

Big Rig Burger $5 – Beef Patty, Bacon, Tomato, Cheddar Cheese, and Special Sauce

Carolina Taco $2 – Pulled Pork, Carrot Apple Slaw BBQ Sauce Marinated Eggplant

Sandwich $5 -Grilled Eggplant, Basil, Tomato, Lettuce, Red Pepper Aioli

Items can be purchased with cash at the truck or by using declining or uros to purchase tickets in the Wilson Commons Front Lobby.

Abbott’s

All items $2

Vanilla or Chocolate Frozen Custard with all kinds of toppings to delight.

Items can be purchased with cash at the truck or by using declining or uros to purchase tickets in the Wilson Commons Front Lobby.

Le Petit Poutine

Poutine $5 – Hot fresh French fries topped with cheese curd, fresh thyme and gravy

Specialty Sodas $2

Dessert bars $2

Items can be purchased with cash at the truck or by using declining or uros to purchase tickets in the Wilson Commons Front Lobby.

Java’s Coffee Truck

All items $2

Hot coffee, lemonade, iced coffee, chocolate chip cookies

Items can be purchased with cash at the truck or by using declining or uros to purchase tickets in the Wilson Commons Front Lobby.

Nancy’s Fried Dough

All items $2

Fried Dough, Funnel Cakes, Fried Oreos and lemonade

Items can be purchased with cash at the truck or by using declining or uros to purchase tickets in the Wilson Commons Front Lobby.

Sponsored by…

  • Wilson Commons Student Activities
  • CAB
  • UR Concerts
  • University Health Services
  • Pepsi
  • Dining
  • Fraternity and Sorority Affairs
  • Office of the Dean of Students
  • Office of the Dean of the College
  • Residential Life

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