12 frightening campus activities to enjoy Halloween

NIGHTMARE AT EAST CAMPUS is Oct. 28 in the Nebraska East Union
NIGHTMARE AT EAST CAMPUS is Oct. 28 in the Nebraska East Union

Check out these Halloween-themed events happening October 25-31 on at locations on both City and East campus. Movies, bingo, a drag show, theater, a cooking class, indoor cycling, and lots and lots of pumpkin painting.

Click on the event name to view additional details, including any associated costs and registration.

Looking for non-Halloween events this week? View and filter the Student Events Calendar for an entire list of activities in the coming days.



Cycle & Cider
5 p.m. @ Rec & Wellness Center, MAC Gym



Halloween at the LGBTQA+ Center and Women's Center
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. @ Nebraska Union, 3rd Floor

Pumpkin Painting with First Generation Student Organization
5 to 6 p.m. @ South lawn, outside of Love Library

Halloween Snacks - a Cookwell Class
5:30 to 7 p.m. @ Rec & Wellness Center, Wellness Kitchen

Nightmare at East Campus
7 to 10 p.m. @ Nebraska East Union
• This is the premiere can't-miss Halloween event on campus. Activities include a costume contest, laser tag, pumpkin painting, hayrack ride, and bowling.



Greek Street Trick-or-Treat
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. @ start at the Nebraska Union, The Crib
• An excellent event for UNL students with children. Pick up the map in the Nebraska Union's Crib and take your kids door-to-door along 17th Street and R Streets for Halloween treats.

Halloweentown: The Movie
6 to 7:30 p.m. @ Nebraska Union, Swanson Auditorium

Night of the Living Drag Show
8 to 10 p.m. @ Nebraska Union, Centennial Room


Nebraska Rep: ShakesFear
Varied times @ Temple Building



The Courtyards
Halloween Crafts and Games Event
8:30 to 10 p.m. | October 27
@ Courtyards Multipurpose Room

Knoll, University Suites, and Eastside Suites
Halloween Social
7 to 11 p.m. | October 29
@University Suites Multipurpose Room

The Village
Husker Halloween Bingo
7 to 10 p.m. | October 29
@ Village Clubhouse