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Showtime

You can’t study all the time! Attend legendary music festivals, artistic performances and electric events all year long.

 

Major Music

Major Music

UCR’s Barn Series, Block Party, Heat and Spring Splash feature headliners such as Dillon Francis, Major Lazer, Walk the Moon, Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, Tyga, Lupe Fiasco, Porter Robinson, Childish Gambino and more.

Bright Lights, Big City

Bright Lights, Big City

Downtown Riverside pops by day and sizzles by night. Adventure through specialty shops, open-air cafés and the farmers market. Then head to the glamorous Mission Inn or see a show at the restored 1920s Fox Performing Arts Center. (And don’t forget the excitement of LA is just a short drive away!)

Bold Blue & Gold

Bold Blue & Gold

Get loud and proud! Most Highlander athletic events are free for students. And the parties keep going with Homecoming and Bonfire.

Art in Motion

Art in Motion

The stage is never empty at UCR. Our theater and dance departments showcase a full season of works crafted by faculty, students and guest artists.

Be a Star

Be a Star

It’s your time to shine! Enter a student film festival, join a musical ensemble, link up with a dance group or audition for a campus production.

UCR Proudly Presents

UCR Proudly Presents

UCR’s guest speakers impact and inspire. Past speakers include Laura Ling, Laverne Cox, Rainn Wilson and Margaret Cho.

Art and Soul

Art and Soul

See art, photography and films at UCR’s ARTSblock. Located on a single block of historical buildings, ARTSblock includes The Culver Center of the Arts, California Museum of Photography, and Sweeney Art Gallery.

Calling all Foodies

Calling all Foodies

Go for the “yum” with UCR’s flavorful food trucks, annual Food Week and bi-annual Food Truck Festival.

Have Fun Every Day

Have Fun Every Day

There’s always something happening at UCR! Weekday events include live music, yoga sessions, cooking demos, campfires, comedy shows, free movies and more!

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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