Explore the city you will call home for the next four years! See twenty of Cornell’s performing arts groups on stage on the Ithaca Commons, including Cornell Bhangra, Yamatai, the After Six Ensemble, Last Call, CU Jazz, the CU Pep Band, and many others.
Learn how to take the local bus service from campus to downtown. Alternatively walk via the spectacular Cascadilla gorge trail or straight down Libe Slope to Buffalo Street. This event will be led by RAs and other upper-level students.
Enjoy special student discounts at restaurants and retail stores, demos, a scavenger hunt, tours, prizes, gift cards, raffles, and more!
First-years should check with Residence Advisors for specific hall departure time and location for both walking and bus departures.
This event is for new and returning students and the greater Ithaca community. Note that from North Campus to downtown, it is approximately a 30 minute walk.