Spring Jam™ is a one day campus festival that brings the University of Minnesota and greater Twin-Cities communities together with live music, carnival rides, food, games and more!

Check out below for a full list of this years offerings:

Fairground Rides:

Get ready to elevate your Spring Jam experience! Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of exciting event experiences absolutely FREE!

  • Ferris Wheel 
  • Fun Slide 
  • Rockstar 
  • Carnival games 

Student Group Activities:

Check below for Student groups that will be hosting an activity Spring Jam™ in 2024:

Creative / Recreation / Games Groups:
  • SUA Board of Governors
  • UMN Libraries Makerspaces
  • 365 Green
  • Undergraduate Chapter of Women and Gender Minorities in Mathematics
  • Ronald McDonald House Club @ UMN
  • StudioU
  • Dungeons and Dragons Club
  • WAM Collective
  • Feminist Student Activist Collective 
  • The Psychedelic Education Club
  • Undergraduate Student Government
  • Connexions International 
Performance Groups:
MinnesoTap- 4:45-5:00 PM

Food Vendors:

Get ready for an array of delicious options catering to everyone's taste buds at Spring Jam™ 2024! Below are our confirmed food vendors:

Beer Garden:

Offerings in the Beer Garden include:
  • White Claw
  • Angry Orchard
  • Coors Light
Please note the following guidelines for the Beer Garden: 
  • Only those who are 21+ (with valid government-issued I.D.) may enter.
  • All alcohol must be consumebd within the designated area.
  • Beer/Alcohol consumption is limited to three drinks per person.

Battle of the Bands Performances:

Don't miss the thrilling showdown of the Final Battle of the Bands performances featuring the following student bands:

  • Emily and the Space Butterflies
  • My Buddy Eric
  • The Gentle Brass
  • Honey Tree
  • Call Me Fritz

Main Stage Performances:

Get ready for an unforgettable experience with main stage performances from these exciting artists:

Carnival Games:

Experience countless free carnival games and challenges alongside your friends. These games include:

  • Double Lane Foam Axe Throwing 
  • Plastic board Giant Chess
  • Hi Striker Game
  • Corn Hole Toss Game
  • Deluxe Skee Ball Arcade Game
  • Classic Pacman
  • Galaga
  • Frogger
  • Boxer Arcade Game
  • LED Foosball Table
  • Water Race**
  • Rolla-Ball**

**UMN Students will be able play Water Race and Rolla-Ball for a chance to win one of these awesome prizes:

  • Air fryer 
  • AirPods Max headphones
  • $300 gift card package
  • Nintendo Switch game console
  • iPad & Apple Pencil 

Only UMN TC students are eligible to submit entries at the prize tent on 4/20. Please note that each student is limited to winning one prize and prizes will be reported to the Office of Student Finance and may have an impact on financial aid awards.

Festival Activities:

Experience FREE festival activities and experiences. These include:

  • Face Painting
  • Caricature Artists
  • Chakra Dowsing
  • Tarot Readers
  • Permanent Jewelry
  • Video Game Truck
  • Photo Booth

Visit our sponsor tables for fun experiences and fantastic giveaways from our 2024 sponsors: 

  • Coca Cola 
  • Monster Energy Drink 
  • Yugo Minneapolis 
  • The Pavilion on Berry 
  • Scion Group Apartments 
  • Quad on Delaware 
  • University Commons