The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is hosting the “UNIC Christmas Spirit” week, filled with festive activities from December 1 to 7, 2023. Highlights include a Christmas tree lighting ceremony, a Christmas village market, free movie screenings, and an exclusive Christmas party for UNIC students and alumni at LOFT Restaurant & Bar.
What festivities are included in the UNIC Christmas Spirit week?
- Ceremonial Christmas tree lighting with mulled wine and treats.
- A Christmas village market featuring crafts, food, and entertainment.
- Free Christmas movie screenings in the renovated auditorium.
- Exclusive Christmas party for UNIC students and alumni at LOFT Restaurant & Bar.
Light Up the Holiday Cheer
The vibrant halls of the University of Nicosia (UNIC) are set to be swathed in festive glory as it ushers in the holiday season with a week-long extravaganza. Dubbed the “UNIC Christmas Spirit,” this festive bonanza is slated from December 1 to 7, 2023, and promises an array of delightful activities designed to enchant and entertain.
A Towering Beacon of Festivity
The celebrations commence with the ceremonial Christmas tree lighting event, scheduled for 6 PM on Friday, December 1. Gazing upon UNIC’s towering 10-meter-tall Christmas tree, one can’t help but feel a sense of awe. This majestic tree is not just a symbol but a beacon for the surrounding community, marking the start of a joyful season.
Sipping, Savoring, and Merry-making
As the tree bathes the campus in its warm glow, visitors will be treated to delectable complimentary mulled wine, heart-warming soup, and an assortment of treats. This gesture of hospitality from UNIC is a testament to the spirit of giving that defines the Christmas season.
A Village of Holiday Delights
A Weekend for the Whole Family
The following day, on December 2 and 3, the holiday spirit continues as the Christmas village opens its doors. From 11 AM to 7 PM, the campus transforms into a winter wonderland. Visitors are invited to wander through an outdoor market adorned with festive wooden houses and stalls brimming with handicrafts, ornaments, and gifts.
Food, Fun, and Festivities
Indulge in the flavors of the season with an assortment of sweets and street food, adding to the array of experiences. Kids and adults alike can immerse themselves in a world of theatrical performances, storytelling, and music. With face painting, Santa’s photo booth, and a bouncy castle, the weekend promises to be an unforgettable escapade.
Cinematic Christmas Joy
As days grow shorter and the nip in the air gets crisper, UNIC offers a cozy retreat with its free Christmas movie screenings. The newly-renovated auditorium will showcase family favorites that are sure to bring smiles and laughter, echoing the very essence of the season.
The Grand Finale: A UNIC Celebration
The grand culmination of the week’s festivities is a Christmas party exclusively for UNIC students and alumni. It’s an evening where the community can gather, reminisce, and make new memories. The venue, LOFT Restaurant & Bar, offers a stunning backdrop on the 12th floor of UNIC’s SIX Residence, ensuring a night filled with glamour and camaraderie.
For those who wish to join in the merriment and discover the full array of activities, UNIC welcomes you to explore the detailed schedule and be a part of the Yuletide joy.
- The University of Nicosia is hosting the “UNIC Christmas Spirit” week from December 1 to 7, 2023.
- Festivities include a Christmas tree lighting ceremony, a Christmas village market, free movie screenings, and an exclusive Christmas party for UNIC students and alumni.
- The Christmas tree lighting event will feature mulled wine and treats.
- The Christmas village market will have crafts, food, and entertainment.
- The grand finale is a Christmas party for UNIC students and alumni at LOFT Restaurant & Bar.