Fan Fest and Bear Bash

A party of thousands

This tradition starts outside at the Plaster Student Union North Mall with Fan Fest, where thousands of Bears enjoy games, rides and food. Then, after dark, head inside to the Plaster Student Union for Bear Bash, which features even more games and Missouri State events.

FanFest - 7:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at the North Mall

Bear Bash - 9 p.m. Aug. 19 at Plaster Student Union

Bear Bash Event Locations

All events are at Plaster Student Union

Outside entrance

Airbrush artist

First floor

  • Snacks – West hallway
  • Games and bowling – Level 1 Game Center
  • Henna artist (Sponsored by Residence Hall Association) – South Lounge
  • Caricature artist (Sponsored by Residence Hall Association) – South Lounge

Second floor

  • Photo booth – (Sponsored by Student Activities Council) – Northeast Lounge
  • “This Bear Will” display (Sponsored by the Alumni Center) – Piano Lounge
  • Vision boards (Sponsored by Multicultural Programming) – Atrium
  • Time capsule (Sponsored by TRIO) – Food Court
  • Live band karaoke (Sponsored by Student Activities Council) – Food Court
  • Hypnotist (Sponsored by Student Activities Council) – Theater

Third floor

  • Henna artist (Sponsored by Residence Hall Association) – Room 308
  • Sensory balls (Sponsored by Disability Resource Center) – Room 312
  • T-shirt giveaway – Room 313
  • Board games (Sponsored by Residence Hall Association) – Room 315
  • Caricature artist (Sponsored by Residence Hall Association) – Room 317
  • Bingo (Sponsored by Student Activities Council) – Ballroom East
  • Snacks – Ballroom West