50th Friday: IUPUI kicks off anniversary celebration with free concert and more
Aug 22, 2018
What do you do when you have a birthday? You throw a party! And in our case, we’re throwing multiple parties. Join us Friday for the 50th Anniversary Fall Kickoff Celebration, featuring free entertainment, food trucks and games galore.
Start your day …
At the Jaguar Spirit Fest, from 2 to 3 p.m., in Hine Hall Auditorium. Think pep rally meets convocation with a musical performance by Center for Young Children students for a healthy dose of cute kids, as well as mascot fun and more.
Then take in …
The IUPUI Talent Showcase, from 3 to 6:30 p.m., on Blake Street. This is your chance to see performances by students, faculty and staff. The lineup includes:
The 50th Anniversary Concert, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Lockefield Green. The daylong party will close on a high note with music from Indianapolis-based electro-pop duo Dream Chief and headliner Atlas Genius, an Australian rock combo led by brothers Keith Jeffrey on lead guitar and vocals and drummer Michael Jeffrey. The band is signed to Warner Bros. Records. Atlas Genius’ 2013 debut, “When It Was Now,” reached No. 34 on Billboard, and two singles debuted in the top 10 on the alternative charts. The group will begin its United States tour at this show, fueled by the new single, “63 Days.” A CrimsonCard is required to attend this show.
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