Dining Hall Events

Fall 2020

 

 

August

Date
Event
Location
Time
Description

Mon. Aug. 24

National Peach Pie Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Kick off the new semester with a slice of freshly-baked peach pie, courtesy of Mean Greens Café.
Mon. Aug. 24 Pecan Day Bruceteria Lunch Celebrate Pecan Day and the first day back with pecan praline cookies at Bruceteria.
Tues. Aug. 25 Welcome Back Confetti Cake Champs Lunch Welome back to campus! Celebrate a succesful start to the semester by indulging in a festive confetti cake slice after a filling Champs meal.
Thurs. Aug. 27 Burger Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Enjoy specialty, meatless burgers at Mean Greens.
Fri. Aug. 28 Stuffed Bell Pepper Day Kitchen West Lunch These red, yelllow, and green bell pepper packages are bursting with flavor—and free of the Big-8 allergens.
Fri. Aug. 28 Catfish Day Bruceteria Dinner Come in and enjoy some cajun-style catfish for dinner at Bruceteria.
         
Mon. Aug. 31 Toasted Marshmallow Day Bruceteria Lunch You don't have to go camping to experience the flavor of a perfectly toasted marshmallow. Enjoy Chef Steve's smores after a filling Brueteria meal.

Events, hours and locations are subject to change.


 

 

September

Date
Event
Location
Time
Description

Tues. Sept. 1

National Gyro Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Taste the flavors of Greece without setting foot off campus with a Gyro at Kerr!
Tues. Sept. 1 Specialty Pizza Day Champs Lunch Get your fill of this beloved Italian classic and try the special, limited-time toppings offered by Champs: Hawaiian, Mean Green Swirl, and BBQ Chicken.
Wed. Sept. 2 International Bacon Day Mean Greens Café

Lunch

Join us for BLTs at lunch with plant forward bacon at Mean Greens!
Thurs. Sept. 3 National Baby Back Ribs Day Kitchen West Lunch Few things are more Texan than smoky baby back ribs glazed with tangy barbecue sauce. 

Fri. Sept. 4

National Cheese Pizza Day Bruceteria Dinner Sometimes things are best simple. "Hold the toppings," and enjoy a deep dish quattro formaggio pizza at Bruce. 
Fri. Sept. 4 National Macadamia Nut Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Macadamia blondies and brittle made vegan are the staple of the day!
         
Sun. Sept. 6 National Coffee Ice Cream Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Creamy, chilled and on a cone—coffee ice cream is just another way of getting your daily dose of caffeine. 
Mon. Sept. 7 National Acorn Squash Day Kitchen West Lunch Have a taste of our Big-8 allergen-free dishes inspired by sweet acorn squash.
Tues. Sept. 8 Texas Size Cinnamon Rolls Champs Breakfast Serving a Texas-size version of your favorite cinnamon-filled breakfast roll.
Wed. Sept. 9 National "I Love Food Day" Mean Greens Café All Day Who knew there was a holiday for foodies? Show the world your love for food by showering our chalkboard with your affection!
Fri. Sept. 11 Faculty & Staff Appreciation Lunch All Locations Lunch As a token of our appreciation, faculty & staff can enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat meal for just $5 + tax.
         
Tues. Sept. 15 National Linguine Day Bruceteria Lunch Partake in Bruceteria's famous made-from-scratch pasta with their roasted garlic parmesan linguini at lunch. 
Tues. Sept. 15 National Double Cheeseburger Day Champs Lunch Famous for their made-to-order smashed burgers, Champs is ready to take things a step further with double the burgers and double the flavor!
Wed. Sept. 16 Cinnamon Raisin Bread Day Mean Greens Café Breakfast & Lunch Stop by for housemade, vegan cinnamon raisin french toast and bread pudding,
Wed. Sept. 16 National Guacamole Day Kitchen West All Day Satisfy your game-day cravings with this avocado dip—offered all-day at Kitchen West.
Wed. Sept. 16 Food Advisory Committee Meeting Zoom 3-4 p.m. Learn more and join in at https://dining.unt.edu/fac
Thurs. Sept. 17 National Monte Cristo Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Come try a toasted, French take on the grilled cheese sandwich. 
Thurs. Sept. 17 National Monte Cristo Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Serving black forest monte cristos for lunch.
Thurs. Sept. 17 National Apple Dumpling Day Bruceteria Lunch Give your stomach a warm treat with a sweet and flaky apple dumpling dessert.
         
Mon. Sept. 21 National Punch Day / Papaya Month Bruceteria Lunch Quench your thirst with a glass of refreshing papaya punch!
Mon. Sept. 21 National Pecan Cookie Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Snag a warm, soft pecan cookie after your lunch at Mean Greens!
Tues. Sept. 22 Loaded Kettle Chip Nachos Champs Lunch Enjoy a serving of kettle chips loaded with your favorite nacho toppings!
Wed. Sept. 23 National Chicken and Mushroom Month Kitchen West Lunch National chicken month meets national mushroom month on the menu of Kitchen West. 
Thurs. Sept. 24 National Chicken Month Bruceteria Lunch Bruceteria Presents: National Chicken Month, featuring "The Fried Bird."
Thurs. Sept. 24 Cherries Jubilee Day Mean Greens Café All Day Sweet, sour and flambéed to perfection, cherries jubilee make their appearance as soft serve ice cream at Mean Greens.
Fri. Sept. 25 National Quesadilla Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Cheesy, spice-filled and protein-packed quesadillas make for a filling and tasty meal after class.
Fri. Sept. 25 National Quesadilla Day & National Food Service Worker Day  Mean Greens Café All Day Celebrating all food service workers! Enjoy a variety of quesadillas all day at Mean Greens.
         
Mon. Sept. 28 National Strawberry Cream Pie Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Try our house-made twist on the classic strawberry cream pie. 
Mon. Sept. 28 National Strawberry Cream Pie Day Kitchen West Lunch & Dinner Treat yourself to a slice of this creamy dessert!
Tues. Sept. 29 Birthday Bash Bruceteria Lunch A special birthday celebration for all the birthdays of the month!
Tues. Sept. 29 National Coffee Day Mean Greens Café Breakfast & Lunch Grab a cold brew (or some soft serve ice cream) before class and ace that midterm!
Tues. Sept. 29 Panini Sandwich Day Champs Lunch Enjoy a classic Italian sandwich for lunch at Champs.

Events, hours and locations are subject to change.


 

 

October

Date
Event
Location
Time
Description
Thurs. Oct. 1 Oktoberfest Bruceteria Lunch Celebrate Oktoberfest with festive German-inspired cuisine at Bruceteria. 
Thurs. Oct. 1 National Pumpkin Spice Day Mean Greens Café All Day Pumpkin spice goodies, including soft serve ice cream!
         

Mon. Oct. 5

National Apple Betty Day Ktichen West All Day Experience the comfort from an apple betty's warm apples and sweet crumble layers.
Tues. Oct. 6 National Popcorn Month Bruceteria Dinner Popcorn isnt just for the movies! Sample the Corner Store's special popcorn flavors at Bruceteria. 
Tues. Oct. 6 National Noodle Day Mean Greens Café

Lunch

Indulge in our vegan, housemade ramen noodles, courtesy of Mean Greens.
Tues. Oct. 6 National Noodle Day Champs Lunch Enjoy a bowl of Filipino adobo noodle bowls, packed with nutrients and flavor!
Thurs. Oct. 8 National Pork Month Bruceteria Lunch Featuring roasted loin and sausage pizza for lunch.
Fri. Oct. 9 Faculty & Staff Appreciation Lunch All Locations Lunch As a token of our appreciation, faculty & staff can enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat meal for just $5 + tax.
Sat. Oct. 10 Angel Food Cake Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Give your taste buds an angelic treat with a slice of Kerr's angel food cake.
         
Mon. Oct. 12 National Gumbo Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Help yourself to a piping hot bowl of Louisiana-inspired gumbo!
Mon. Oct. 12 National Gumbo Day Bruceteria Lunch Enjoy a bowl of fresh gumbo for lunch at Bruceteria.
Mon. Oct. 12 National Gumbo Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Get your Cajun fix with Mean Greens' housemade Andouille Gumbo.
Mon. Oct. 12 Pumpkin Pie Day Kitchen West All Day Nothing is better than a fresh slice of pumpkin pie free of the Big-8 allergens, only at Kitchen West.
Tues. Oct. 13 Pancake Breakfast Champs Breakfast No matter how you like your pancakes, we have one for you: blueberry, chocolate chip, banana oat, and more!
Wed. Oct. 14 Food Advisory Committee Meeting Zoom  3-4 p.m. Learn more and join in at https://dining.unt.edu/fac
Thurs. Oct. 15 National Mushroom Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Celebrate this magnificent fungus with mushroom-inspired dishes at Mean Greens.
Sat. Oct. 17 Annual Pumpkin Contest Kerr All Weekend Carve a prize-winning pumpkin during our jack-o-lantern carving tradition! 
         
Mon. Oct. 19 National Seafood Bisque Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Warm your taste buds with a bowl of creamy seafood bisque at Kerr.
Mon. Oct. 19 National Seafood Bisque Day Bruceteria Lunch Enjoy a fresh seafood bisque from Bruceteria.
Mon. Oct. 19 The Day After National Chocolate Muffin Day Kitchen West All Day Big-8 allergen-free chocolate muffins offered all day!
Tues. Oct. 20 Chili and Cornbread Day Champs Lunch Get your fix of texas chili, jalapeno cheese cornbread, traditional cornbread, and white turkey chili—only at Champs!
Wed. Oct. 21 Pumpkin Cheesecake Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Pumpkin cheesecake parfaits pair perfectly with any Mean Greens lunch. 
Fri. Oct. 23 Annual Pumpkin Contest Kerr   Winners of Kerr's Annual Pumpkin Contest will receive their prizes on this day!
Fri. Oct. 23 National Boston Cream Pie Day Bruceteria Lunch Grab a bake shop pie with a creamy filling and chocolate glaze.
         
Mon. Oct. 26 National Pumpkin Day Bruceteria All Day  Pumpkin pie ice cream all day!
Mon. Oct. 26 National Pumpkin Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Join us for a pumpkin contest and try our pumpkin-inspired dishes.
Tues. Oct. 27 Birthday Bash Bruceteria Lunch A special birthday celebration for all the birthdays of the month!
Tues. Oct. 27 National Potato Day Champs Lunch Cheese fries; potato soup; potato and bacon pizza. Champs puts its special twist on the classic spud.
Wed. Oct. 28 National Chocolate Day Kitchen West All Day Everything chocolate, all day! Only at Kithcen West.
Thurs. Oct. 29 Zombie Dinner Kerr Dinner You may be someone else's dinner during an apocalypse, but we promise you can dine in safety next to the zombies at Kerr!
Thurs. Oct. 29 National Oatmeal Day Bruceteria Breakfast & Lunch Serving oatmeal with toppings for breakfast and oatmeal cookies for lunch.
Fri. Oct. 30 Ghoul's Day Champs Lunch & Dinner What do ghouls eat? Halloween treats from Clark bakery I think.
Fri. Oct. 30 Halloween Treats Mean Greens Café Lunch No tricks—just treats! Look forward to our special Halloween-inspired menu. 

Events, hours and locations are subject to change.


 

 

November

Date
Event
Location
Time
Description
Mon. Nov. 2 National Deviled Egg Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Chef Cris' deviled red potatoes on offer at Mean Greens.
Mon. Nov. 2 The Day After World Plant Forward Day Bruceteria Lunch Plant-forward inspired dishes from the chefs at Bruceteria.

Tues, Nov. 3

National Sandwich Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Marinated tofu bahn mis on offer, only at Mean Greens.
Tues. Nov. 3 National Sandwich Day Champs Lunch Take a bite—or several—of the foot-long hero sandwiches at Champs!
Thurs. Nov. 5 National Chinese Take-Out Food Day Kerr Dinner Asian cuisine, decor and little take-out boxes!
Thurs. Nov. 5 National Donut Day Bruceteria Breakfast Serving Texas-style donuts for breakfast.
Thurs. Nov. 5 National Donut Day Mean Greens Café Breakfast Snap a picture with your favorite donut or by our donut wall! Feel free to tag @untdining on social media!
Fri. Nov. 6 National Nacho Day Mean Greens Café Lunch We hear rumors of a nacho cheese fountain...
Fri. Nov. 6 National Nacho Day Kitchen West Lunch & Dinner Dunk your crispy tortilla chips into Kitchen West's creamy, Big-8 allergen-free queso!
Fri. Nov. 6 Faculty & Staff Appreciation Lunch All Locations Lunch As a token of our appreciation, faculty & staff can enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat meal for just $5 + tax.
         
Mon. Nov. 9 National Cappuccino Day Bruceteria Lunch Get your daily caffeine fix from the cappuccino soft serve ice cream at Bruceteria!
Tues. Nov. 10 Chicken Wings at Lunch Champs Lunch Buffalo, garlic parmesean, and honey BBQ wings for lunch at Champs.
Wed. Nov. 11 National Ice Cream Sundae Day Kerr Dinner Have desser before dinner at Kerr!
Wed. Nov. 11 National Ice Cream Sundae Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Build your own ice cream sundae at Mean Greens.
Thurs. Nov. 12 National Pizza with the Works (Except Anchovies) Day Kitchen West Lunch & Dinner Come enjoy a pizza with the works, only at Kitchen West!
Fri. Nov. 13 Hasty Pudding Day Bruce Lunch & Dinner Take your taste buds on a trip through time with this early New England autumn classic!
         
Mon. Nov. 16 National Fast Food Day Kitchen West Lunch & Dinner Enjoy many of your fast food favorites all day at Kitchen West.
Tues. Nov. 17 National Baklava Day Kerr Lunch & Dinner Enjoy this classic Greek dessert at Kerr.
Tues. Nov. 17 Popcorn Party Champs Lunch & Dinner Enjoy traditional butter and kettle corn party mix at Champs.
Wed. Nov. 18 Thanksgiving Meal Bruceteria Lunch Happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy a classic Thanksgiving meal at Bruceteria.
Wed. Nov. 18 National Apple Cider Day Mean Greens Café Breakfast & Lunch Apple cider and an inspired dessert at Mean Greens.
Wed. Nov. 18 Food Advisory Committee Meeting Zoom 3-4 p.m. Learn more and join in at https://dining.unt.edu/fac
Thurs. Nov. 19 Thanksgiving Special Meal Kerr Lunch & Dinner Enjoy a special Thanksgiving meal at Kerr.
Thurs. Nov. 19 National Macchiato Day Mean Greens Café Lunch & Dinner Caramel macchiato soft serve aailable at Mean Greens.
Fri. Nov. 20 National Peanut Butter Fudge Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Peanut butter fudge from Clark Bakery to follow a delicious meal at Mean Greens.
         
Mon. Nov. 23 National Espresso Day Mean Greens Café Lunch Delicious espresso milkshakes on offer at Mean Greens.
Tues. Nov. 24 Birthday Bash Bruceteria Lunch A special birthday celebration for all the birthdays of the month!
Tues. Nov. 24 Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream Day Champs All Day Grab some amazing pumpkin spice ice cream all day at Champs.
Tues. Nov. 24 Thanksgiving Lunch and Dinner Kitchen West Lunch & Dinner Grab a family-style Thanksgiving lunch or dinner at Kitchen West.
Wed. Nov. 25 National Parfait Day Bruceteria Breakfast Start your day with a healthy balance of creamy yogurt, fresh berries, and a little bit of crunch! 

Events, hours and locations are subject to change.


 

 

December

Date
Event
Location
Time
Description
Fri. Dec. 4 Faculty & Staff Appreciation Lunch All Locations Lunch As a token of our appreciation, faculty & staff can enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat meal for just $5 + tax.

Events, hours and locations are subject to change.