Join us for UArts Weekend!

We celebrate the students, alumni and families that make the UArts community! This fun-filled weekend includes a variety of events across our campus on Philadelphia's Avenue of the Arts. UArts Weekend takes place October 4-6, 2019.

Friday, October 4
2-9pm: Family Check-in (grab a gift bag, tickets for food trucks at the Block Party, and a schedule of events)
4-7pm: UArts Block Party (Join us on Pine Street for food trucks, live music, and fun as we start the weekend with a kick-off celebration!)
7-9pm: Open Mic Night (Campus Life is hosting their popular Open Mic Night, families are invited to perform as well)

Saturday, October 5
7-8am: Family Fitness (Join us for a morning yoga session, a fun run/walk, or check out the new pop-up gym space)
8am-2pm: Family Check-in (for any families that missed us on Friday)
8:30-10:30am: Family and Faculty Brunch
10:30-11:30am: State of the University address
11:30am-1pm: Pick up a picnic lunch (grab a boxed lunch and enjoy Furness Courtyard or neighborhood park)
12-7pm: Midtown Village Fall Festival (UArts takes over the block on Chestnut Street from Broad to Juniper Street! Visit the Festival to see the UArts stage, vendor tents, and activities)
12-4pm: Gallery Crawl 
5-8pm: Family BBQ 
8-9pm: Family Night in Furness Courtyard (join us to wind down from a busy day with lawn and board games)

Sunday, October 6
9-11am: Farewell Brunch


Area Hotel Discounts
The university receives special rates from the below area hotels.  When booking a room, simply mention the UArts preferred pricing

Double Tree - Use account # 560032780 and get 10% off room rate (215) 893-1600
Holiday Inn - $134.00 per night (215) 735-9300
Fairfield Inn - $135.00 per night. Use CODE: UDZ once you click link (215) 735-7900
Cambria Hotel - 30% off the best available rate. Call hotel for rate discount: (215) 732-5500

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