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Bienen junior wins Battle of the DJs for second year, will perform at Dillo Day

Christine Farolan, Reporter

May 9, 2014

Filed under Campus, Dillo Day 2014, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Bienen junior Lucas Messore, known as Behind These Eyes, won Mayfest’s Battle of the DJs for the second year in a row, getting the chance to play at Dillo Day after his set last year was canceled because of rain. The...

Mayfest, Northwestern Art Review to bring student artwork to Dillo Day

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

May 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Mayfest and the Northwestern Art Review are partnering to add a splash of color and student creativity to the Dillo Day atmosphere this year. NAR is looking for student artwork that will be weather-resistant to display...

Mayfest partners with WNUR to bolster Dillo Day second stage

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

April 24, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Mayfest has announced a new partnership with WNUR that will revamp the second stage at Dillo Day, now called the IndieU Stage. The new stage, which will be located south of the Main Stage on the Lakefill, will feature fou...

Mayfest will move performances to Patten in event of thunderstorms

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

With thunderstorms in the forecast for Saturday, Mayfest has prepared for a potential change of Dillo Day venue. In the event of thunderstorms, Mayfest will decide 5 a.m. Saturday whether to move the performances inside Patten Gy...

Updated: Dillo Day headliner announcement coming Friday afternoon, Mayfest says

Staff Report

May 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Mayfest announced early this morning that it will reveal the Dillo Day headliner later in the day. "This year’s contract process has been uniquely demanding; please know that we would not be waiting this long to announce...

Mayfest silent on headliner as Dillo Day nears

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 28, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Mayfest wouldn't say Wednesday morning whether it has secured a headline act for Dillo Day. Mayfest has told The Daily it announces performers as soon as contracts are finalized, but the organization declined to comment Tuesday...