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Wisconsin Alumni | UW Homecoming Block Party
October 29, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
To be held rain or shine, this drop-in, family-friendly event, held outdoors in Alumni Park, includes a silent disco, live music with alumni DJ Saint Saunter (Sarah Akawa MA’19) and DJ Ace (Vanessa McDowell ’03), a collaborative mural project with Emily Balsley ’01, stargazing with telescopes from Washburn Observatory, caricature artists, performances from Pitches and Notes, a magic show with magician Matthew Teague, puppets from the Wild Rumpus Circus, caricature artists from Funny Faces, and free hot apple cider and cocoa. Plus, at 8 p.m., enjoy a pep rally featuring Badger football great Montee Ball x’13, UW-Madison women’s basketball coach Marisa Moseley, and performances from the UW Marching Band and Bucky Badger (live on the Terrace stage and livestreamed to your home), followed by fireworks over Lake Mendota!