day of play.


A day of activity for grades K - 5.

Day of Play is a community outreach initiative for elementary school students. This event shares the “Play Hard. Get Fit. Live Well.” mentality with school-age children of all skill levels. Join in a day of fun, movement-based activities led entirely by UW-Madison students!

Kids running 

What to Expect

Featured activities at previous events include:
  • Sports skills presented by Wisconsin Sport Club members
  • Themed recreational games
  • Obstacle courses
  • Visits from Bucky
  • Snacks and giveaways

Important Info

Parents are required to stay through the duration of the event. Parents and families are encouraged to participate in this event, as well. Younger siblings are welcome.

Free parking is available in Lot 62, across the street from the Nat.

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