Want to know what to do when you’re Out and About? Read on for all the fun, cheap, and exciting events happening for the week around Boston or right here on campus!

February 23rd: 8 to 8 Play Festival

Acting Out and NUStage’s 8 to 8 Play Festival is back! Head to AfterHours to enjoy performances of plays written and practiced only a few hours before the show! The show will begin at 8pm and entry is free.

February 24th: 2019 Oscar Nominated Short Films

See all of the 2019 Oscar nominated short films at the ICA! The screenings for animated shorts will start at 1pm and for live action shorts will start at 3pm. Tickets are $5 for students and are available here.

February 25th: NU UTSAV South Asian Week Presents Paint Night

Need to take a break from studying for midterms? De-stress with a special paint night as part of NU UTSAV’s South Asian Week! You will receive step by step instructions on how to paint a beautiful South Asian themed painting and all materials will be provided. The event will start at 7 and will be in AfterHours. Sign up here!  

February 26th: CUP Presents: The Complete Guide to Everything Live Podcast

Head to the Curry BAllroom to watch Tom Reynolds and Tim Daniels do a live recording of their podcast “The Complete Guide to Everything”! Doors will open at 6:30 and the event will begin at 7. Tickets are free and are available on myNortheastern!

February 27th: Rare Disease Day Seminar

In honor of National Rare Disease Day, head to the Rare Disease Seminar organized by APhA-ASP, IPho, and Rare NEU! The seminar will be held in the Raytheon Amphitheater and will start at 6pm. Entry is free! The seminar will feature Amal Scott, Donna Duboc, Jill Mason, and Laurie Edwards. Click here to learn more about the featured presenters.

February 28th: Queen Husky

The Queen Husky Annual Drag Show is back! Enjoy a night of song, dance, and comedy at Afterhours starting at 7pm! Want to perform? Click the link here to sign up!

March 1st: ICA First Friday Pajama Party

Put on your PJs and get ready for a night of 90s nostalgia at the ICA’s First Friday event! Enjoy dancing to your favorite throwback songs, doing sleepover activities like Mad Libs and friendship bracelets, and of course, the incredible art on display at the ICA! Tickets to this 21+ event are $15 and are available here.