Berkeley Staff Carnival

This year, Staff Appreciation Week culminates in a Carnival to celebrate the important contributions, hard work, and dedication of all staff employees at UC Berkeley. Play games with other staff and enjoy a live DJ! There'll be something for everyone. Test your strength on high strike, challenge a co-worker on the meltdown or snap a silly pic in one of 4 photo zones! See all the activities and benefits of play here.

All activities and games will be available for the duration of the carnival from 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Guidelines for Participation

  • If you are in need of accommodation to participate in the carnival, please email Katrina Pantig at kpantig@berkeley to ask any questions and/or to request an accommodation(s).

  • Please bring your Cal 1 card. The Carnival is intended for current staff employees.

  • While face coverings are not required, they are encouraged for everyone attending this event.

Snacks and Beverage

  • There will be beverage stations available spread throughout Lower Sproul where the carnival is located. 

  • Individually bagged popcorn. 

Live Entertainment



Meltdown game


Penguin Feeding Frenzy game


Dance Dance Revolution game

Bungee Run

Bungee game


Puttskee game


Shoot-2-Win game

Giant Jenga

Giant Jenga game

Corn Hole

Corn Hole game

Sticky Drag

Sticky Drag Race game

King of the Hammer

King of the Hammer game

Photo Booths

Bubble Machines

Giant Connect Four

Skee Ball

Foosball Tables

Pinball Machines

Mini Golf

Teddy Bear Toss

Live DJ!