“Flavors, flavors, flavors.” I donned my most floral of floral shirts and ducked out to Zonker Harris Day earlier today to get some pictures for the blog. The six hour music fest started sometime around 12 with sets from Hex Grrls and Laszlo. I arrived just after at the beginning of Tasty Desert Creatures’ set. […]
Zonker Harris Day (fka Ze Who Must Not Be Named Day (fka Zonker Harris Day)) is tomorrow. The holiday in honor of the notable Doonesbury character features a yearly springtime music festival in the West College Dormitory courtyard. Whey Station and Falafel will be there. This year’s theme is ‘TIP THE ICEBERG’ according to the […]
It’s that time of year. The sun has returned to our campus, the salmon shorts have emerged, and it’s Zonker Harris Day. I’m here for today’s festivities, here to document all the weird shit going on in the WestCo courtyard.
Julian Johnson ’19 writes in: Zonker Harris Day is a springtime music and arts festival sponsored by the West College dormitory of Wesleyan University. The theme of Zonker Harris Day is PLEASE CLAP. Booby Trap 12-12:15 Dan Beets 12:20-12:30 Slouch 12:30-12:50 Sneaky Sugars 12:50-1:10 Heimi Vilhelm 1:15-1:25 Rhys 1:25-1:45 Rui Barbosa 1:50-2:10 Palm Pilot […]
PSA from Alex Fabry ’18: Zonker Harris Day is a springtime music and arts festival sponsored by the West College dormitory of Wesleyan University. The theme of the Zonker Harris Day festival is FRUIT. This year Zonker Harris Day is headlined by JAW GEMS. Setlist: 11:30 Rachel Connor’s Picture Show 12 Bean 12:15 Schwab 12:45 Anna Savage […]
Zonker Harris Day is a music festival-art smorgasbord-spring time-event for all. On Saturday, April 19th, 9 bands will play in the WestCo Courtyard from 11:30 AM to ~7 PM. Specially-selected foodstuffs and art supplies will be at your disposal, and Whey station will be serving a signature Zonker sandwich in the Courtyard! WestCo will be your sandbox. […]
From Westco president Angus Macdonald ’16 and the rest of the WestCozians: Here comes Saturday! A day for fun, a day to celebrate all things magical. A day filled with music and art and friends, yes, yes campus once again it is ZONKER HARRIS DAY. Fun and Good Cheer! Fun and Good Cheer! Here’s a […]
Dashing WestCovian devil child Cal Hickox ’15 writes in about an incomparable WesFest classic that’s here to stay, alternative names be damned. This time around electro-pop duo Tanlines is headlining, set to talk the stage after (and before) sets by a veritable kaleidoscope of prolific WesBands (some of whom performed last year too). The weather’s […]
Around 6:20 pm tonight, a Public Safety officer shut down Zonker Harris Day before Twin Sister even got to play. The band had already set up all of their equipment, and had even started sound check, when the officer declared the event over, as it had gone past the reported ending time of 6:00 pm. […]
For the first time in several years, Doonesbury post.