Halloween-Themed Rocktoberfest Set for Friday, October 28

October 17, 2016 at 7:36 am
roctoberfest-fbJoin us Friday, October 28 in the Burroughs Parking Lot as the Campus Activities Board hosts their annual Rocktoberfest fall carnival complete with a Ferris Wheel, Loop-o-Plane and Spinner rides, carnival games, funnel cakes, fried Oreos, shaved ice and more!

The midway opens at 5:00 p.m. and will continue until 9:00 p.m. This year’s carnival is Halloween-themed so wear your costume and come on out.

Please note, the Dining Hall will be closed that evening and dinner will be served on site at the carnival.  The event is completely free for all USC Upstate students (with Upstate ID).  Faculty, Staff and families are welcome to attend for free, if they would like to eat the dining hall food, the cost is $5. Sodexo will waive the $5 charge in lieu of a donation of five (5) canned goods.  Sodexo is a proud supporter of the stop hunger campaign and has agreed to cover the cost a meal to any Faculty/Staff member or guest at Rocktoberfest in exchange for a five (5) canned good donation.


  • Ferris Wheel
  • Loop O Plane
  • Spinner

  • Basketball Shootout
  • Guess your Pitch Speed

  • Live DJ
  • Halloween Costume Party
  • Green Screen Photo Booth
  • and more!
Prizes for Games

  • T-Shirts
  • Water Bottles
  • and more!

  • Totally Twisted’s Funnel Cakes, Fried Oreos and more
  • Tommy’s Shaved Ice
  • Cotton Candy
  • Popcorn
  • Dining Services will be serving dinner onsite with a special themed meal for all students*
    *Note: The Dining Services food is free for all USC Upstate students with their student ID, and available to faculty/staff and their families at a charge of $5.00 per person.
Student Organization Tables (Organizations will be sponsoring tables which may include)

  • Trunk-or-Treat
  • Face Painting
  • Hot Chocolate Bar
  • Break a Balloon (darts)
  • Pie a Student