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Day of Play


Day of Play is a community outreach initiative for elementary school students grades K – 5. 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!


Upcoming Events


What to Expect


  • 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 visit.
  • 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.