The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts its annual SpringFest celebration during the moth of April. The Office of Campus Life, working in conjunction with the Offices of Residence Life, and Admissions, and Recruitmen transform the University into a fun filled atmosphere for all students! Prospective students, UMES students, guests, and alumni are treated to an assortment of games, novelties, vendors, music, and food. During Springfest, numerous vendors flock to campus, student organizations set up tables to promote their organization\clubs, and a variety of carnival games and rides are accessible to all guests. Additionally, more than 1500 high school students visit the University during the Spring Fest\Open House events to meet with academic departments, and tour the campus.