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College Town Weekends

Jan. 20th

College Town Weekends is a promotion that combines both on-campus and off-campus events into one list so students can easily find weekend activities of interest. Students are encouraged to take advantage of all that Tech and the surrounding community have to offer. After all, Cookeville is Tennessee’s college town!

Did you know?

  • The Caf is now open until 10pm on Sundays. See Dining Hours.
  • The Burnett Fitness Center, Pool, and Climbing Wall are open on weekends. See Burnett Fitness Center Hours.
  • The weekend is a great time to catch up on coursework or get a head-start on the week’s assignments. The Angelo & Jennette Volpe Library is open on Saturday and Sunday. See Volpe Library hours.

January 20th Weekend

Friday, January 20, 2023 at 8:00 PM

Jammy Jam

Grab your besties, wear your cutest pajamas, and join us for a fun evening of sleepover-themed activities, such as board games, music, DIY gourmet hot chocolate, cookie decorating, DIY pillowcases and sleep masks, and so much more!

Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 11:00 AM

Faith-Based Organizations & Churches Fair

Stop by and visit with the various religious organizations and churches both on Tech’s campus and within the Cookeville area. Come find your fit!

Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 1:00 PM

Laundry Bingo

Join the Residential Hall Association (RHA) for some fun rounds of BINGO! Residential students and commuters alike are welcome to join in the fun and have a chance at winning some great prizes to help you do your laundry!

More fun in Tennessee's College Town

  • Follow along as @uppercumberland_tn takes on the Upper Cumberland Coffee Trail and find YOUR favorite spot.
  • Get cultured at one of Cookeville's many art galleries.
  • Challenge a friend at the Climbing Wall, open Saturdays and Sundays from 2pm-6pm. Shoes, harness, and other equipment is free to use for students!


Upcoming Weekends

February 17-19 - Family Day and more!
April 14-16 - Wings Up Weekend and Hip Cookeville's Firefly Festival

Shop, Eat, and Play

Did you know that many Cookeville businesses offer discounts? Check out our Pride Partners for amazing deals and unique finds. 

Retail Therapy: Whether you are looking for hiking gear, décor for your room, or the perfect outfit for the weekend’s events, you can find it in Cookeville. Select “Retail” on the Pride Partners page for more info.

Dinner on the Town: Cedar Street and Broad Street offer a number of student favorites, including Seven Senses, Father Tom’s Pub, and Crawdaddies.

Explore Cookeville: Sweet Spots Video Series

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