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UW Oshkosh Fall Fest Events

View our entire slate of Fall Fest events and learn more about our many sporting, recreation and cultural happenings. All events are free, unless otherwise indicated. Everyone and every age is welcome.  New events are added weekly, so be sure to check back!

Friday, Sept. 19

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Titans X2 Lunch

Kayaking on Fox River

UW Oshkosh alumni who also work at the University are invited to a free lunch, sponsored by Alumni Relations, Liberty Mutual and Titan Central.  Learn more and register at

4 p.m. –7 p.m. Fish Fry on the Fox*

Enjoy our all-you-care to eat buffet dinner at Blackhawk Commons featuring beer batter and oven baked fish, carved beef, hamburgers and grilled cheese, desserts, soft drinks and more. Live jazz music, caricatures and face painting and horse-drawn tours of campus make this event a community favorite.

*Fish Fry tickets are required.  Tickets $10 for advance and $12 for event day for adults. Tickets for children 3–12 are $5 for advance and $6 for tickets at the door. Children under 3 are free.  <Learn more and purchase tickets> UW Oshkosh students may use their meal plan for this event.

Fall Fest Rock Climbing4 - 8 p.m.  Student Recreation & Wellness Center (SRWC) Open House

Open house activities include:

    • Kayak Tours (Weather Permitting/Space is limited) at 4p.m. and 5p.m. To register, email and let us know which trip (4pm or 5pm) you'd like to attend.
    • SRWC Climbing Wall open from 6-8pm
    • Golf Simulators available from 6-8pm

Saturday, Sept. 20th

9 a.m. Breakfast with the Chancellor*

Enjoy an old-fashioned country breakfast with UW Oshkosh administrators in Reeve Memorial Union.

*Advance tickets are required. <Learn more & purchase tickets>
$10 for adults and UW Oshkosh students
$5 for children 12 and under

9 a.m. - 4p.m. Oshkosh Community Dragonboat Race & Festival

DragonboatsWatch paddlers of all ages race 40-foot canoe-style boats down the Fox River. Stay for the free family festival, including live performances, hands-on activities, inflatables, concessions and more. Complete schedule available at Admission is free, and races take place in downtown Oshkosh at the Leach Amphitheater.  Proceeds benefit UW Oshkosh scholarships and the YMCA's Strong Kids Campaign.


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by Linn, Molly M last modified Jul 14, 2014 09:01 AM