Friday, August 19, 2022
|All Day||Ames Chamber of Commerce Welcome Back Specials*
Participating businesses will offer ISU students back-to-school deals from retail to restaurants to services. Check here for a list of participating partners!
|6 p.m.- 9 p.m.||
Iowa State Welcome Cookout
NEW LOCATION: LIED RECREATION CENTER
Cyclone Volleyball vs. Missouri (exhibition)*
|9 p.m.||Outdoor Movie | Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Head on down to the grassy lawn and BYOB (bring your own blanket, silly!) and kick back with a throwback flick. Free snacks and drinks for the first 500 campers.
NEW LOCATION: HOOVER 2055
Saturday, August 20, 2022
|8 a.m.- 12 p.m.||
|Central Campus North Campanile Lawn|
|8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.||
Ames Farmers' Market
|Ames Main Street|
Ames Chamber of Commerce Welcome Back Specials*
|10:30 a.m.- 12 p.m.||Cyclone Football Scrimmage* CANCELLED|
|12 p.m.- 2 p.m.||ISU Bookstore Open House
Need to stock up on some knee socks and ring tees? Couldn't fit everything in your VW bug? Skip on down to the bookstore for some great merch and groovy deals. And, you'll save some dough 'cuz the bookstore is always sales tax free. Take a super rad photo (you might know it as a selfie) to enter and win a neat-o prize pack. Hurry on down because these deals won’t last!
|Iowa State Bookstore, Memorial Union|
|1 p.m.- 8 p.m.||
Furman Aquatic Center Free Day for ISU Students*
|Furman Aquatic Center, 1635 13th Street|
|2 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.||BINGO*
Enjoy the air conditioning and snacks away from the summer sun and compete with others to win some out-of-this-world prizes with a good ol' fashioned classic. Bring your student ID in order to win! Did we mention there will be prizes?
|Sun Room and South Ballroom, Memorial Union|
|6 p.m.- 7 p.m.||Hypnotist chrisjones
Looking for an out of body experience? Check out America's Got Talent's chrisjones performance or participate and see what he might do when you're under his spell.
|Durham Great Hall, Memorial Union|
|9 p.m.||Outdoor Movie | Spiderman: No Way Home
Snag some popcorn and a front row seat to enjoy Marvel's 2021 Spiderman hit. Don't get caught in the multiverse! Free snacks and drinks for the first 500 campers.
|Central Campus South Campanile Lawn|
* ISU Students only. Bring your student ID to receive deals, win prizes, and gain access to events.
All Cyclone Welcome Weekend events are alcohol and substance free.
Iowa State University is committed to advancing equity, access, and inclusion for students with disabilities. Cyclone Welcome Weekend activities are open and inclusive to all. Students in need of specific accommodations to participate fully should work with Student Accessibility Services (SAS) to identify resources helpful for their success. Information about SAS is available online at www.sas.dso.iastate.edu, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at 515-294-7220.