Monday, November 18, 2013

It's Almost Thanksgiving!


Monday 11-18

Tuesday 11-19

  • TEDxUVA Student Speaker Competition at Boylan from 8 - 10 pm. Free food included
  • Live in Woodard Properties? Thankgsiving Feast in Oxford Ballroom from 5:30-6:30

Wednesday 11-20

  • Relay For Life will be giving out cake in front of Clark at 11 am to start off their Kickoff Week
  • Bold Rock Steal the Pint Night at Virg starting at 7.  Not free beer but free pint. 

Thursday 11-21

Saturday 11-23

  • Ice, Ice Baby - Skate into the holiday season with UPC a free and fun-filled night of ice skating, hot chocolate, and cornhole. Skates will be provided. Dell Basketball Courts 6-10 pm
  • Third Annual American Indian Fair  at Brooks Hall from 12-6 pm. Food from Mel's Cafe. 
Monday 11-25
  • Cognitive Science Major? Fall Social in Newcomb Kaleidoscope Room from 4-6pm. Free cider, pumpkin pie, hot chocolate, and more. 
  • College Council Professor Thank-a-thon in Clemons from 7-9pm.  Write a quick thank you note that they will deliver to your professor and grab a treat as well.
  • Huge Cider fan? You're in luck because it's Cider Week in VA! Check out all of these events
  • Don't forget about Melting Pot's Give $10 (to charity), get $20 (to eat!) deal

*No post next week because I'm going home early. seeeee yaaaa

Monday, November 11, 2013

Basketball Season Has Begun!

*I reserve the right to update this blog throughout the week as new free food events are planned.* 

Monday 11-11 (Happy Veterans Day!)
  • Cavalier Daily Week! Today they are giving out free Dunkin Donuts coffee at West Lawn 5 from 9-11 am
  • Drop by Clark's Naked Room to write a quick Thank You note to our verterans and then grab some free pie at 3:15. Sponsored by TYC
  • International Education Week (IEW)!  Kick-Off Celebration - reception food in Newcomb Ballroom 4:30 - 5:30 
  • FIFA presentation on the In's & Out's of Working in a Fashion Corp in Minor 125 from 6-7pm, Refreshments provided
  • Wish for more FREE FOOD on 11/11 11:11!!

Tuesday 11-12
  • IEW: LGBTQ Ally Reception from 3-5 in Newcomb Ballroom - refreshments and mingling
  • Free Tasting Menu Party at Hamilton's (at First & Main) from 5-7pm
  • Cav Daily is giving out Campus Cookies in Clemons from 8-9 pm.

Wednesday 11-13
  • IEW: Global Cafe 2-4 in Newcomb Gallery - free coffee, tea and snacks
  • Answer a Cav Daily trivia question correctly and you will get a free t-shirt outside Bank of America from 3-5 pm
  • Second Year Dinner Series!! Alumni Hall from 6:15 - 8:30
  • Third year? Cider and Spiders in Faulkner Gazebo for free cider, s'mores, pie, and entertainment by the Whethermen from 7-8:30

Thursday 11-14
  • 16th Annual TASTE of CHARLOTTESVILLE at Alumini Hall from 5-7pm.  Enjoy free food from Cville restaurants including: Crozet, C'ville Coffee, Eppie's, Melting Pot, St. Maarten's, Take It Away, CBB, Virginian, and so many more! 
  • If you eat at Arch's today, 15% of the proceeds go to Up 'Til Dawn/St. Jude's Children Research Hospital

Friday 11-15
  • Free Slurpee Friday continues as always!
  • First Year? First Year Formal in Alumni Hall from 8-10:30 pm - a night of free food, dancing, and a capella!

Saturday 11-16
  • IEW: Global Expo, International Festival, and Tea and Dessert Festival - Newcomb Ballroom 11am-3pm

  • $20 Coupon to Melting Pot if you donate $10 to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital!!! Be a good person then get a lot of good food
  • Melting Pot also has a BOGO entree free for students on Monday
  • Campus Special also has a mobile deal of BOGO 1/2 off OR $1 off at Sweet Frog
  • Free Quesadilla or Cheese Dip (QUESO!!) w/ purchase of two entrees at El Jaripeo (may need campus special app on your phone for mobile deal)
  • In pain from eating too much free food? Free CVS brand Tylenol with your ExtraCare Card

Sunday, November 3, 2013

No Starve November

Monday 11-4

  • Go Vote -- Stud Co is providing free canes and cookies if you sign the voting pledge in front of Clark from 11 - 1:30.
  • Black Culture Week - Food Migration in Erns Commons from 5-7 pm: Enjoy various foods from across the African Diaspora -- featuring traditional EthiopianCaribbean, South African, and soul food!
  • Second Year? Open Mic Night at Para Coffee from 5-7 pm.  Free coffee!
  • Hoos In Recovery - free lunch in Newcomb 182 at 12 pm.
  • Relay For Life at UVA Chipotle benefit night from 5-9 pm 

Tuesday 11-5

  • Election Day! GO VOTE! your vote may influence free food

Wednesday 11-6

  • Black Culture Week - Harlem Night in Newcomb Game Room from 4-6 pm. Free food and entry at this event.
  • Fall Job and Internship Fair in Newcomb from 10 am - 3 pm.  Business professional event. Lots of free business swag  (and I got a large box of Lucky Charms last time I went to one of these)

Thursday 11-7

  • Nurse Appreciation Day! Cookies and Goodies for Nurses all day presented by the SYC
  • Fall Job and Internship Fair in Newcomb from 10 am - 3 pm.  

Friday 11-8

  • Black Culture Week - Roaring 20's Poetry Slam at O Hill Forum 6pm. Free food and entry at this event. 
  • Tale of Two Cuisines at Lorna Center 4:30 -6:30 -- Mexican and Bengali Foods. 
  • Free Slurpee Friday! (get a small slurpee/coffee/soda with your student ID at the 7/11 on Ivy or Barracks)

Saturday 11-9

  • Orange Passport Event: Volleyball v Miami @ 7pm - last chance to get free pizza, drinks, and a Hoo Crew t-shirt
  • Cavalier Cooking 101: 2Chainz #Mealtime at Lorna Center from 4:30-6:30 (sign up here)
  • Third Year? Open Mic Night at Para Coffee at 3 pm -- free food/coffee on their tab!


  • Second Year? Register for Second Year Dinner Series here -- it takes place on November 13 in Alumni Hall from 6:15-8:30. These free meals are so worth your time. 
  • BOGO free cone at Baskin Robbins until 11/6