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Battle of the Bands

A nine-band battle royale will be held this Saturday, much to the advantage of the Lawrence community. Alex House will MC as Flagship, Flat Atom, Incognito, Varuna, Sunday Flood, Quarter to Never, Hightop, and Sunshine Policy compete for the title of “best band.” The contest is sponsored by SOUP, the Class of ’65, the Intercollegiate Fraternity Council, and the Alyssa Paul Maria Fund. Saturday, 2:00 p.m. at the frat quad.

Latin Dance Party

Come to Riverview Friday night for an evening of salsa dancing, including lessons, a booty-shaking contest, and a dance competition. The event features Lee and Florcita, who travel all over the nation hosting dance parties like this with their show, “Salsa Magic”. At the end of the evening, Lee and Florcita will perform their award winning salsa dance routine. The event is sponsored by the Alyssa Paul Maria Fund. Friday, 9:00 p.m. at Riverview Lounge.