RecFest | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa


Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Location: Campus Recreation and Wellness Center (CRWC)


RecFest is a FREE* event!

*Though the event is free, please bring your Member Card or HawkID to access the facility. Non-members must purchase a day pass.

  • The CRWC will still be open for general use.
  • Check out the Facebook event for more information!


  • Climbing Wall
  • Meet a Raptor (4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
  • BIG Pink Volleyball
  • Mini Tennis
  • Dodgeball (4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.)
  • Rowing Station
  • Group Fitness Classes
    • LES MILLS BODYCOMBATTM - 5:30 p.m.
    • ZUMBA® - 5:30 p.m.
    • HIIT - 6:45 p.m.
  • Open Swim
    • Bring your suit and try out the current channel, bouldering wall, or hot tub in the Rec Pool any time between 4:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Free Stuff!

  • Punch Card Activities: Participate in at least three (3) of the above activities to be entered in a drawing for one of 25 Pancheros coupons for free chips and queso!
  • Free Food: Come get some free smoothie samples from the Power Café and some free chips and dip from Pancheros Mexican Grill
  • Visit Recreational Services Facilities: Visit any of our four (4) Recreational Services Facilities on campus throughout Welcome Week (August 26-30) to be entered into a daily drawing for a free water bottle! 

Recreational Services Information Fair

Information will be provided about Recreational Services programs including:

  • Fitness
  • Aquatics
  • Tennis
  • The Macbride Nature and Recreation Area
  • The UI Challenge Course
  • Lifetime Leisure Skills Classes
  • The Outdoor Rental Center

Stop by the Main Lobby between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to learn everything there is to know about Rec. Services!