Springapalooza 2016

Monday, March 21

Fun Fun Food Fest with Epic Cones

12-2 p.m. Chess Plaza
Imagine an ice cream cone made of tortilla dough. Now fill that cone with pizza toppings and cheese...it's epic.
(Rain Location: SU Galaxy Rooms)

Splatter Dance

8 p.m. Intramural Fields
Splatter Dance is a colorful outdoor dance party, featuring music, confetti and four paint cannons.

Tuesday, March 22


12-2 p.m. Chess Plaza
Join the Baptist Student Ministry for lunch, Springapalooza style.

Totally Awesome Concert: Alex & Sierra

7 p.m. North Mall Terrace
Alex & Sierra are an American indie folk-pop duo based in Orlando who won season three of The X Factor. Bring blankets for sitting, and enjoy some boba tea during the show.

Wednesday, March 23


12-10 p.m. Student Union
Comet-Con includes movie screenings, lectures, gaming, cosplay contests and a talk by voice actress Grey Delisle. Delisle's voice roles include Vicky and Tootie from "The Fairly Odd Parents," Mandy from "The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy," and Daphne Blake from the "Scooby-Doo" franchise.

12-4 p.m. — Smash Tournament, First Floor
1-2 p.m. — Dr. Peter Ingrao, Galaxy Rooms
2-3 p.m. — Dr. Gossin and Dr. Hairston, Galaxy Rooms
3-5 p.m. — ATEC Comet Con Career Panel, Galaxy Rooms
4-5 p.m. — Anime Orchestra, First Floor
6-8 p.m. — Grey Delisle, Galaxy Rooms
7-8 p.m. — Cosplay Contest, Galaxy Rooms
12-8 p.m. — Artist Alley, Comet Cafe

Meteor Theater Presents Star Wars: The Force Awakens

8 p.m. SU Galaxy Rooms
There's been a disturbance in the Force... because Star Wars is coming to Comet-Con! See the film and grab giveaways while supplies last. Get your lightsabers and droids ready!

Thursday, March 24

Spring Fun Raiser

11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Student Union Mall
Show your support for UT Dallas' 300-plus student organizations by helping them raise money.
(Rain Location: Visitor Center Atrium)

Big Bad Comedy Show

8-10 p.m. ATEC Lecture Hall
This year's line-up includes opener Matt Ingebretson and headliner Demetri Martin, a quirky comedy trailblazer. Ingebretson was voted one of Comedy Central's Comics to Watch in 2014. As a writer, he's contributed to The Onion, McSweeney's, Funny or Die and The Soup. Martin has brown hair and he's allergic to peanuts. You can find him at demetrimartin.com, facebook.com/demetrimartin, on Twitter @demetrimartin and in various places in the actual physical world.

Friday, March 25

29th Annual Casino Night

6-8 p.m. SU Galaxy Rooms
Keep up the tradition, have some fun and win really cool prizes. This year’s casino theme is "High Stakes." Dress like a winner!