Blink twice if you can’t believe it’s February already! We’re right there with you. However, we have a lot of events coming up all throughout the month to keep you busy. Here are 10 events you need to keep on the radar as you mark your monthly planners:
1. Battle of the Bands
7pm | Syndicate | February 4
UNT bands are amped and ready to compete against each other in the Syndicate–get your popcorn and viewing goggles ’cause it’s going to be a wild one!
2. Art Workshop: Touchable Painting
6pm | Union 339 | February 5
Are you ready to paint with differently textured materials? It’s not as hard as you are thinking, don’t believe us? Stop by and check it out for yourself while creating something incredibly neat in the process!
3. Fine Arts Series: The Legendary Count Baise Orchestra
7:30pm | Murchison Performing Arts Center | February 6
One of the most legendary jazz groups is going to be delivering a stellar performance at the Murchison Performing Arts Center–whether you’re a lover of jazz or just an appreciator this is going to be a can’t-miss performance!
4. Arthouse Film Series: The Big Sick
6pm | Lyceum | February 12
A hilarious movie following Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and his true story through love, triumph, and family expectations to follow his true feelings. Stop by for a movie and some free popcorn!
5. Bears for Bae
11am | Emerald Ballroom 314 | February 14
Looking for some Valentines Day fun? UPC is hosting an event where you can stuff your own teddy bear! Super cute gift for the holidays (or if you’re still looking for one by that morning).
6. Open Mic Night
7-9pm | Syndicate | February 18
Are you a singer? Writer? Ventriloquist? At open mic night, you have an opportunity to share your talents or sit in the audience and appreciate those who are choosing to share theirs!
7. Harry Potter Trivia Night
6pm | Syndicate | February 22
How good is your knowledge of history? Science? Pop culture? HARRY POTTER? Grab a team, Bertie Botts every flavored beans, and some butterbeer, it’s Harry Potter trivia night!
2pm-12am | Emerald Ballroom 314 | February 23
Are you ready for a TEN HOUR dance party? Clear your Saturday for this event, we’re supporting Cook Children’s with our tenth annual dance marathon!
9. Nighttime Tunes
7:30-9:30pm | Union Rooftop | February 25
The sun has set and vibes are mellow, join us on the rooftop for some laidback tunes. Bring a friend, grab some snacks, and chill out with the music of your fellow UNT students.
10. Fine Arts Series: Kenny Werner Trio
7:30pm | Murchison Performing Arts Center | February 28
Calling jazz fans! Kenny Wener is considered one the greatest contemporary jazz pianists, so get ready to end your month with another fantastic concert put on by the Fine Arts Series!
We’ve got a lot of exciting events this month, but by far this isn’t the full list! Check out the Union social media pages, the UPC calendar, and other UNT social media to see the full list of events hosted in and around the Union!