Spring Weekend 2017: What You Need to Know

Campus Activities Board (CAB), the Student Government Association (SGA), and Student Activities and Leadership Programs (SALP) will sponsor 2017 Spring Weekend, a celebration to kick off the end of the school year! The line-up kicks-off with a comedy show featuring Tommy Ryman, semifinalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, on Thursday, April 27. The following night, Anselmians will gather for the Glow Dance Party, and on Saturday, breakthrough artist Starley will open for British pop group Clean Bandit at the Hawks’ annual spring concert.

Clean BanditThe academic year concludes on Thursday, May 4 with the always-popular Party Your Classes Off event on the campus green and FIREWORKS later in the evening!

Thursday, April 27

Comedian Tommy RymanTommy Ryman Comedy Show

  • 8:30 p.m., Sullivan Arena

The “Matt Damon of comedy” Tommy Ryman is a favorite at colleges across the nation. Ryman comes to the Hilltop on April 27 to entertain with his “absurdist and clever” act. Named semifinalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Ryman has opened for top comedians such as Louie Anderson, Maria Bamford, and Nick Swardson. In addition to performing at the  renowned Great American Comedy Festival, Ryman is featured regularly on Rooftop Comedy, SiriusXM, and iHeartRadio.

Ticket Information

This event is free for all students!

Brought to you by Student Activities and Leadership Programs.

Friday, April 28

Glow Dance PartyGlow Dance Party

  • Doors open at 8 p.m., Sullivan Arena

Wear your neon and white to the Glow Dance Party, a night filled with music, lights, and lots of glow paint! Combining music, art, and production, students can be painted and illuminated under the glow of of black lights, all while DJs spin popular EDM, throwbacks, and top 40 remixes. The Glow Dance Party will feature a videowall and photo area to capture moments to last forever.

Ticket information

This event is free for all students thanks to the Student Government Association (SGA) and Campus Activities Board (CAB)!

Saint Anselm College students must display a SAC ID at the door. Guests must be over 16 years old, be accompanied by a SAC student, bring a valid government ID, and sign a waiver at the door.

Brought to you by SGA and CAB.

Saturday, April 29

Spring Concert 2017Spring Concert: Clean Bandit and Starley

  • Doors open at 8 p.m., Sullivan Arena

Starley will kick-off the show, opening for up-and-coming British electronic group Clean Bandit!

British group Clean Bandit is known for its catchy, upbeat, and popular hits and is sure to perform chart-topping singles “Rather Be,” “Rockabye,” and much more at the Hawk’s spring concert. “Rather Be” won the Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording in 2015, and “Rockabye,” featuring rapper Sean Paul and singer Anne-Marie, became an international chart-topper. Clean Bandit has sold over 13 million singles and 1.6 million albums worldwide.

Breakthrough artist Starley Hope is a singer from Australia best known for her debut single “Call on Me.”

Ticket information

Saint Anselm College students can purchase tickets for $10, and must display a valid SAC ID with their ticket at the door.

Guest tickets can be purchased in advance for $15. Guests must be over 16 years old, be accompanied by a SAC student, bring a valid government ID, and sign a waiver at the door.

All tickets bought the day of the show will be subject to a price increase. No tickets will be sold at the door.

Brought to you by CAB and SGA.

Thursday, May 4

Party Your Classes Off

  • 2 p.m., Campus Green (JOA Quad)

Wrap up the spring semester with the always-popular Party Your Classes Off (PYCO) event, an afternoon party in honor of the end of the school year. With free food, music, giveaways, inflatables, and more, PYCO is the perfect way to celebrate the last day of classes!

End the day – and the academic year with FIREWORKS at 8:30 p.m. View the display from the Alumni Hall quad, or near the Coffee Shop. Access before and during the show to FBC ("Uppers") will be limited to residents/seniors and will be monitored by public safety officials.

Fireworks display

Brought to you by CAB and SGA.