Esperanza is Rice’s annual homecoming dance, held at the end of Homecoming Week in the Fall. Although most recently held on-campus, Esperanza is historically held at exciting venues off-campus, ranging from the Hobby Center to the Downtown Aquarium to NASA’s Johnson Space Center, allowing students to experience the dynamic and vibrant city of Houston. With great food, great music, and a variety of attractions depending on the venue, Esperanza provides Rice students the perfect opportunity to dress up and and enjoy a fancy night of music and dancing off-campus.

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Rondelet 2018

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