Saturday October 27th
Alumni Leaders & Legends Brunch (Student Union)
Join our new Provost, Uday Sukhatme, as we recognize our former student leaders who made significant contributions to the Pace community while attending the university as well as those who continue to make an impact as alumni. All alumni, students, and their families are welcome at this complimentary event.
Double Decker Bus Tour (Spruce and Gold Street)
Come relax and enjoy the view on our Double Decker Tour around New York City.
Neighborhood Walking Tour w/ Dean for Students:
3pm-4pm. Join Dean Marijo Russell O’Grady on a walking tour of Pace’s historic home in lower Manhattan. Learn how Pace’s future plans are helping to change the overall campus experience for both our student’s and the surrounding community.
Parents Coffee House w/ Dean for Students (Multipurpose Room)
Is your child currently a Pace student? Come meet other Pace parents and Dean Marijo Russell O’Grady and hear about our new Parents Council,
a group established for parents who are interested in being more involved in the Pace community. The Council provides the opportunity to network with each other, share students’ successes, and provide key activities to support the lives of our students.
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum (234 W 42nd St)
Meeting Place: Front of 1 Pace Plaza Get up close and personal with your favorite celebrity wax figures. Over 200 celebrities from the worlds of film, TV, history, politics, music, and sports, all lined up to provide you with the experience of a lifetime. Don’t forget your camera!
Discovery Times Square: Spy Exhibit (226 W 44th St)
Meeting Place: Front of 1 Pace Plaza
This interactive new family friendly exhibit will take you beyond the Hollywood fiction and put you face to face with the secret truth that goes on behind the scenes of spies:
- Encounter real declassified gadgets revealed for the first time ever from the world's leading intelligence
- Experience what it's like to be a spy firsthand - test your spy skills by navigating your way through an actual laser field. Create your own disguise and alter your voice.
- Experience the evolution of spy technology with over 200 historical artifacts, including a collapsible motorbike from WW2, a robotic flying dragonfly, a German ENIGMA machine, and the ice axe that killed Trotsky
You've always wondered - now you no longer have to. Discover the never-before-seen tools and ideas that have shaped the course of history as we know it.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not
Meeting Place: Front of 1 Pace Plaza
Experience NYC's only Odditorium where fact is stranger than fiction. Explore the unbelievable in over twenty galleries of outrageous interactive, video and archival exhibits in this one of a kind museum. Your self-guided adventure is sure to astonish as you come face to face with remarkable relics and rare treasures from around the world at our New York attraction. Like the Ripley's Believe It or Not! museums around the globe, each item inside Ripley's Times Square will appeal to man's basic curiosity and desire to know more about this world...and New York City. As weird as it is real....Believe It or Not
Broadway Show: Peter and the Star Catcher (Brooks Atkinson Theatre, 256 W 47th St)
A wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Never Grew Up, Peter and the Starcatcher
upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan. Based on the best-selling Disney-Hyperion novel, the play features a dozen actors portraying more than 100 unforgettable characters and uses their enormous talent, ingenious stagecraft and the limitless possibilities of imagination. Don't miss this epic origin story of one of popular culture's most enduring and beloved characters and discover the Neverland you
Broadway Show: WICKED (Gershwin Theatre, 222 W 51 St)
The untold musical story of The Wizard of Oz’s
Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good... before Dorothy dropped in. Based on the imaginative Gregory Maguire novel, Wicked
takes a fantasy journey through the unseen side of Oz, sharing a tale of unexpected friendship and love.
Broadway Show: EVITA (Marquis Theatre - 1535 Broadway, theatre is inside the Marriott Marquis Hotel)
Featuring a score by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics by Tim Rice, Evita
tells the story of the charismatic and glamorous first lady of Argentina, Eva Peron. This first Broadway revival of the award-winning 1979 musical features a starry cast led by international singing sensation Ricky Martin.
Pre-Show Cocktail Reception (Multipurpose Room)
Join us for refreshments prior to Justin Townes Earle performance with special guests The Low Anthem and Joe Pug.
Justin Townes Earle-In the Spirit of Woody Guthrie (Shimmel Theater)
with special guests The Low Anthem and Joe Pug
Exceptional singer and songwriter Justin Townes Earle performs original songs in the context of the continuing legacy of Woody Guthrie in his centennial celebration year. For an artist whose list of influences runs the gamut from Randy Newman to Woody Guthrie to Bruce Springsteen, categories are useless. Justin, son of a great American troubadour Steve Earle, won the coveted “Song of the Year” award at the Americana Music Awards in 2011, and his latest cd “Nothing’s Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now” has garnered critical acclaim. Also featuring special guests The Low Anthem and Joe Pug.
Cost: $50, $35, $25 (Students: $5)