Overview of crowd

Past Events

Thursday

Dec 10

2020

Midnight Study Break

TOON-in to Midnight Study Break! Join us for a night of fun escapes into your favorite childhood cartoon worlds. You'll hear from a cartoon character voice actor, learn to draw from a show sketch artist, sweat it out to a cartoon-themed cardio dance session, and so much more! Tons of prizes up for grabs during the cartoon trivia and game shows and by entering the opportunity drawing. Be there...Because you’re never too old to Toon out! Visit aztecnights.com to join the fun.
  • 9:00pm Cartoonist Tutorial
  • 9:40pm Krabby Patty Cooking & Comedy
  • 10:25pm Voice Over Artist Tutorial
  • 11:00pm Cardio Dance Session
  • 11:35pm INside Out Mental Wellness Workshop
  • 12:00am Cartoon Trivia & Games (links to join these events below)
Cartoon Trivia Event: Cartoon Game Event:

WHEN: 9:00pm-1:00am

WHERE: Virtual


Friday

Jan 22

2021

Aztec Nights: Street Performer Night

Comedians, magicians, and musicians, oh my! Join us for a night of comedy, magic and musical performances! We will be showcasing both student and professional talent. Some of SDSU's very own student performers will be kicking off our night, followed by Professional comedian Vladmir Camaano (@laughingvlad) and magician/mentalist Gary Ferrar (@garyferrarmagic). We'll close the night with an open mic for all who want to share their performances. Be sure to stick around for our hydroflask opportunity drawings throughout the night. Hope to see you there!

WHEN: 9:00pm-1:00am

WHERE: Virtual


Saturday

Jan 23

2021

Aztec Nights: Under the Big Top

Pull up a front-row seat to watch some of your favorite RuPaul's Drag Race performers, our fabulous local queens, and our rising stars - our amazing student drag queens, take your breath away on the virtual stage. Plus, you won't want to miss your chance to play a character in our very own drag murder mystery interactive game to figure out who-dun-it. Then we'll end the night with loads of prizes (like dragtastic World of Wonder merch) for all our bingo and lip-sync winners, hosted by the fabulous, Nina West!! So get yourself ready because this will be a night full of fun, fabulousness, and drag! Click here to register to participate in the Drag Murder Mystery event.

WHEN: 9:00pm-1:00am

WHERE: Virtual


Saturday

Jan 30

2021

Aztec Nights: Singles Date Night: No Partner Required!

Start off with Comedians in the Kitchen, who will show you how to whip up a fun and easy meal for one or more! While you eat, join relationship expert Damona Hoffman for “Technically Dating: Everything You Wanted to Know About Love and Sex but Are Afraid to Ask!” And what is a singles date night without some self-care advice brought to you by SDSU Well-being and Health Promotion?  

WHEN: 9:00pm-1:00am

WHERE: Virtual


Friday

Feb 12

2021

Fun Event Friday - Game Shows!

Enjoy playing your favorite game shows from the comfort of your room while simultaneously meeting fellow students.  If that isn’t enough to be excited about, winner gets an Amazon gift card!  Join on a Zoom call with your laptop (preferred) or phone to experience numerous types of game shows in small group settings (with or without your camera on).  An upbeat host will enthusiastically lead you and your new friends through exciting and engaging entertainment that will have you smiling big throughout!

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:15pm

WHERE: Virtual - Zoom,


Friday

Feb 19

2021

Fun Event Friday - Trivia!

Have a blast interacting with students through a unique virtual experience full of trivia and laughs hosted on a Zoom call (with or without your camera on). If that isn’t enough to be excited about, winner gets an Amazon gift card!  Join on your laptop (preferred) or phone to answer various forms of fun trivia experienced in small group settings.  A friendly trivia host will be in charge of asking questions in multiple entertaining ways and creating/switching teams throughout the event.

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:15pm

WHERE: Virtual - Zoom,


Friday

Feb 26

2021

Fun Event Friday - Game Night!

Enjoy unique fun and games with fellow students on a fully hosted Zoom video call!  Safely interact while playing multiple rounds of games in various styles such as party, conversation, tabletop, quick thinking, game shows, and more. If that isn’t enough to be excited about, winner gets an Amazon gift card!  Join on your laptop (preferred) or smartphone with or without your camera on to comfortably play in hilarious small group settings.  The entire event is managed by an experienced host to make sure this is a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience you’ll never forget!

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:15pm

WHERE: Virtual - Zoom,


Friday

Mar 5

2021

Fun Event Friday - Social Bingo!

Enjoy a unique version of Bingo designed to be entertaining and engaging on a Zoom call (with or without your camera on).  Play Bingo themed challenges with different groups of students during the first two-thirds of the event and then experience the traditional form of Bingo during the final third.  The better you perform with the various challenges in small groups, the greater your chance to win Bingo at the end!  Join on your laptop (preferred) or phone.  A friendly host will make sure you have a ball meeting fellow students while creating/switching teams throughout the event.

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:15pm

WHERE: Virtual - Zoom,


Saturday

Mar 6

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - Wonder Woman 1984

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing Wonder Woman 1984 at 8:00p.m. PST on March 6.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Monday

Mar 8

2021

Disney Social

An evening of Social Games all with a Disney Theme. We can't promise "that scene" from The Lion King won't be involved...you know the one.  Join and compete with other students and put your Disney swag display.  3 winners will receive a $25 Amazon gift card.   

WHEN: 9:00pm-10:30pm

WHERE: Virtual Zoom,


Friday

Mar 12

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - The Farewll

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing The Farewell at 8:00p.m. PST on March 12.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Mar 12

2021

Fun Event Friday - Game Shows!

Enjoy playing your favorite game shows from the comfort of your room while simultaneously meeting fellow students.  If that isn’t enough to be excited about, winner gets an Amazon gift card!  Join on a Zoom call with your laptop (preferred) or phone to experience numerous types of game shows in small group settings (with or without your camera on).  An upbeat host will enthusiastically lead you and your new friends through exciting and engaging entertainment that will have you smiling big throughout!

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:15pm

WHERE: Virtual - Zoom,


Thursday

Mar 18

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - Tenet

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing Tenet at 8:00p.m. PST on March 18.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Mar 19

2021

Fun Event Friday - Trivia!

Have a blast interacting with students through a unique virtual experience full of trivia and laughs hosted on a Zoom call (with or without your camera on). If that isn’t enough to be excited about, winner gets an Amazon gift card!  Join on your laptop (preferred) or phone to answer various forms of fun trivia experienced in small group settings.  A friendly trivia host will be in charge of asking questions in multiple entertaining ways and creating/switching teams throughout the event.

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:15pm

WHERE: Virtual - Zoom,


Saturday

Mar 27

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - Knives Out

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing Knives Out at 8:00p.m. PST on March 27th.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Tuesday

Mar 30

2021

Video Game Game Night...Lot's of Games, You Understand

An evening of Social Games themed around Video Games.....that's a lot of games. We promise the cake is not a lie and this lobby won't be that "sweaty" cause those players are still too busy to relax and have some fun.  Join, compete, and Press "F" for those who can't make it.  3 winners will receive a $25 Amazon gift card. 

WHEN: 9:00pm-10:30pm

WHERE: Virtual Zoom,


Friday

Apr 2

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - Birds of Prey

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing Birds of Prey at 8:00p.m. PST on April 2nd.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

Apr 10

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - Baby Driver

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing  Baby Driver at 8:00p.m. PST on April 10th.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Thursday

Apr 15

2021

Super Hero Social

DC or Marvel? An evening of Social Games themed around your favorite superheroes.  Save the world, or at least the evening and find out what your superpower is!  3 winners will receive a $25 Amazon gift card. 

WHEN: 9:00pm-10:30pm

WHERE: Virtual Zoom,


Friday

Apr 16

2021

GreenFest: Before the Plate Movie Screening

Aztec Nights is hosting a movie night showing Before The Plate. Before the Plate follows John Horne, one of Canada's most renowned chefs, as he traces the ingredients from a single plate of food from his restaurant all the way back to the farms they came from. All Students must register in advance to attend. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Click here to register Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be observed.  

WHEN: 8:00pm-9:30pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Thursday

Apr 22

2021

Aztec Nights: Movie Series - Judas and the Black Messiah

Aztec Nights is hosting an in-person movie night, showing  Judas and the Black Messiah at 8:00p.m. PST on April 22nd.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.   Click here to register.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:35pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

May 1

2021

Midnight Study Break Presents: Shrek

Aztec Nights and Midnight Study Break are hosting an in-person movie night, showing Shrek at 8:00p.m. PST on May 1st.  All Students must register in advance to attend. Link to register is in the @aztecnightssdsu bio on Instagram. You must have a Presence account to register. Student registrants must have a COVID-19 PCR test administered 3-7 days before the event. Students can get tested at Student Health Services or any SD County testing site. If not tested at Student Health Services, students must upload their documented results into HealtheConnect. Facial Coverings will be required. Physical distancing will be enforced. No outside food or beverage will be allowed. Students may bring an empty, personal water bottle and fill them onsite.

WHEN: 8:00pm-10:30pm

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

May 8

2021

Midnight Study Break

Midnight Study Break Presents: A Year in the Making! Join us for a trip down memory lane as we revisit our favorite quarantine hobbies. You’ll get your grub on with breakfast and dessert as we explore some 2020 food trends, unleash your inner plant parent, revisit your old Animal Crossing island, and explore some escape rooms! There are tons of opportunities to win prizes throughout the night by entering our opportunity drawing, so throw on your nostalgia glasses (blue light, of course) and get in on the fun! Visit aztecnights.com to join the fun. 9:00pm Cooking & Comedy 9:55pm Garden Marcus Workshop 10:50pm Comedy Crossing 11:45pm Escape Rooms

WHEN: 9:00pm-1:00am

WHERE:


Friday

Aug 20

2021

Aztec Nights: First Night Fest

The time has come... Welcome back, State! Kick off your first weekend back with the first Aztec Nights event of the semester. Come learn about the SDSU community and culture through our speakers and student organizations, all while getting to see why high energy fun is at the core of our Aztec Nights events! From live DJs, to food trucks, to adult inflatable games, First Night Fest has a little something for everyone as we come back together for the first time, including your very own SDSU swag bag! The SDSU family just got a whole lot bigger and better. See you there!

WHEN: 9:00pm-1:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

Aug 21

2021

Moonlight Maskerade Welcome Back Dance

Join us in celebrating a new school year at the Moonlight Maskerade Welcome Back Dance! This event kicks off the school year and will feature a professional DJ and chances to win free swag.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Campanile Walkway


Sunday

Aug 22

2021

Midnight Movies: The Breakfast Club

We're bringing the movie watching experience to the Aztec Student Union. Celebrate the end of summer with a special late night screening of The Breakfast Club! Join us for a night of all things Breakfast Club - trivia, giveaways, snacks, oh my!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Thursday

Aug 26

2021

Barnyard Bash

Join us in the Aztec Student Union Courtyard for a barnyard bash! This is a country-themed night filled with line dancing, live music, team games, BBQ and much more.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Aug 27

2021

Campus Carnival

The Campus Carnival is BACK! Campanile Walkway will be transformed with thrilling carnival rides, game booths, prizes, music and delicious food!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Campanile Walkway


Saturday

Aug 28

2021

Campus Carnival

The Campus Carnival is BACK! Campanile Walkway will be transformed with thrilling carnival rides, game booths, prizes, music and delicious food!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Campanile Walkway


Friday

Sep 3

2021

Aztec Nights: Jokers are Wild: Casino, Magic & Mayhem

Exciting event put on by the Residential Education Office and Residential Housing Association!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

Sep 4

2021

Aztec Nights: Dragstravaganza, The Festival

Our Dragtastic return to campus is bigger and better than ever! This year is all about coming together through a festival-type event, centering the celebration of Drag and Love. Folks will have the option of enjoying live Drag entertainment outdoors through multiple performances, while being able to visit a myriad of pop-up tent activities and have networking opportunities with student, local, and world renowned Drag artists.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Campanile Walkway


Sunday

Sep 5

2021

Aztec Nights: Midnight Movies, Raya and the Last Dragon

Come join us for a late night movie screening in the Goldberg Courtyard inside the Aztec Student Union!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Sep 10

2021

Aztec Nights: Wanderlust

This event will bring the spirit of the famous Wanderlust Festival to SDSU.  Featuring healthy food, activities, vendors, and other events to inspire wellness in your body, mind, and soul.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Campanile Walkway


Saturday

Sep 11

2021

Aztec Nights: Rollin' into Fall

This event will feature a roller rink right in the center the Aztec Student Union Goldberg Courtyard! Have some fun with a movie playing in the background and skating under a disco ball!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Sep 17

2021

Aztec Nights: Community Block Party

It's a block party, y'all! Come hang out at the Aztec Nights Community Block Party. There will be a DJ with music and dancing, games, activities, food, an art competition, and more. Don't miss out on free swag and chances to win some great prizes. Join us as we celebrate the people that make the SDSU community special - you!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

Sep 18

2021

Aztec Nights: Treat Yourself

Join us for an Aztec Night dedicated to self-care and relaxation! Treat Yourself is a fun-filled event with DIY activities, sweet treats, and good vibes for you and your friends.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Sep 24

2021

Aztec Nights: It's a ONEderland

Join us in celebrating our mad and magical It's a ONEderland 2021 Aztec Night. This night will feature a professional DJ, dancing, sweet treats, photo (selfie) stations for students and opportunities to win amazing prizes big and small all night long! Students can enjoy all of this and more at our Aztec Student Union.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Oct 1

2021

Aztec Nights: Comedy Night

Free laughs, free snacks, free fun! Good vibes only at our first comedy event of the year! Grab a friend and head to the Aztec Student Union Theater on October 1. SDSU students only. Questions? Email sll@sdsu.edu.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Oct 8

2021

Aztec Nights: Panic! at the Prom

Sugar, we're going down to Prom! Was traditional Prom not really your thing? Join us for a night of emo music, alternative looks, and become the pop punk star you are with a live band Karaoke. Theme outfits are encouraged but not mandatory. Competitions, trivia, crafts, photos, and prizes will be offered throughout the night. We won't be writing sins or tragedies at this emo prom, don't miss out!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Montezuma Hall, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Union


Saturday

Oct 23

2021

Aztec Nights: Aztec Fall Games

Come join Aztec Gaming for another tournament & convention! Whether you are competing, watching or just having fun, Aztec Fall Games welcomes all SDSU students to join in on this one of a kind event! Games for all skill levels+Prizes+Food!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Montezuma Hall, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Union


Friday

Oct 29

2021

Aztec Nights: Aztec Lanes: BoOoOwling Bash

On October 29 from 10 pm to 2 am, Aztec Lanes: BoOoOwling Bash is happening! Get ready for a spooky black-light bowling Aztec Night. Play a couple of games and sign up for karaoke while enjoying free bubble tea! Masks and RedID required.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Aztec Lanes, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Saturday

Oct 30

2021

Aztec Nights: Scream, Qweenz!

For the first time ever our typical drag show is getting a new twist. Come out and celebrate Halloween as we challenge our queens to unleash their inner ghouls and goblins, just in time for All Hallows Eve! We have Tricks and Treats in store for our guests including a costume ball, where you have the opportunity to win prizes and merch. Immerse yourself in the night’s festivities and join the audience as you walk among the tombstones.  Queens will perform not only the Halloween classics, but will provide their own twist on our favorite haunts! Winners of the costume ball will have the opportunity to be first in meeting our special guests from RuPaul’s Drag Race. So come and enjoy the fright!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Montezuma Hall, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Union


Sunday

Oct 31

2021

Aztec Nights: Halloween Monster Mash

It's Halloween night, we're having bash, so wear your best costume to our fun monster mash! Come enjoy Spidey the Mentalist, Chris Moon the Paranormal Investigator, psychics, a haunted maze, DJ dance party, pizza, candy, games, pumpkins, and more!

WHEN: 8:00pm-12:00am

WHERE: Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

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Friday

Nov 5

2021

Aztec Nights: Camp State

Come enjoy delicious camp themed food, make some arts & crafts, hear a ghost story teller and join the sing-along by the “campfire,” all while participating in fun activities with just enough competition included! Do all this and more at Aztec Nights: Camp State on November 5th from 10PM-2AM on the ENS field. This event has a special opportunity to have your RSO compete head to head to become the GOAT. Get 5 members and show us what you got at this first of its kind Aztec Nights event. >>>>Sign up HERE!<<<< With any questions please contact aztecnights@sdsu.edu.

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Playfield/ENS 700

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Friday

Nov 19

2021

Aztec Nights: Art After Dark

Come enjoy a showcase of artistic talent on this special night! We are highlighting SDSU artists of all kinds, sharing their creations in the areas of Drawing/Painting/Graphic Design, Three-Dimensional Art, Photography, Mixed Media, & Performance.  Art workshops, prizes, food, and fun will be offered all night!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: North Library Walkway


Friday

Dec 3

2021

Aztec Night: Midnight Movies - Black Widow

Come enjoy a night of action and mystery with Marvel's Black Widow. Featuring your favorite movie snacks and a chance to test your own skills in superhero trivia to see who is the ultimate avenger!

WHEN: 10:00pm-2:00am

WHERE: Union Theatre, Montezuma Hall, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Union


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