About the Event

The inaugural Rock The Rec event took place in August of 2007, one year after the Cleveland State Recreation Center first opened it’s doors. Since then, Rock The Rec has become our most successful flagship event, growing in popularity each year. Whether you’re new to Cleveland State or a veteran viking, This event is a wonderful way to kick off the new year, make some new friends, and see what Campus Recreation Services is all about – while having a lot of fun! You do not want to miss it!

2022 Event Details

Rock the Rec
 Wednesday, August 31st, 2022
Time: 11am-6:00pm
Where: The CSU Rec Center: 2420 Chester Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115
(at the intersection of Chester Ave. and E. 24th St.)

No pre-registration is required. Simply show up and have fun!
Food, t-shirts, and giveaway items will be available while supplies last. Grand prize and raffle prize winners will be drawn after the event and notified to claim their prize.

Fuel Your Journey

We’re partnering with CSU Dining and Catering for some great food!

  • Walking Tacos: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • A selection of tasty samples: 2:00-3:30pm
  • Loaded “Cookie Nacho” Bar: 3:30-5:30 pm

Interested in Becoming a Sponsor?

Rock The Rec has continued to grow year after year into our leading event with hundreds of students and community members joining in the fun each year! We have multiple sponsorship packages available to fit any budget and level of involvement. Contact Katie Bible for more information.