The Lion’s Pause is a student-run event space located on the first floor of Buntrock Commons. The Pause offers several event venues, a study area, pool and sports lounge, and a kitchen offering a full menu including our famous pizza and shakes. The Pause is a branch of Student Government Association run by students for students. That means that we know what you like and what you want. So, we try to keep the Pause as fun, hip, real, wicked, happening, rocking, and rolling as possible.
Connect.-Keep yourself up to date on all the latest things happening in the Pause from monthly pizza and shake specials to hiring opportunities.
Book.-St. Olaf is bursting with events every weekend because people like you put them together. We invite you to use our space for your event to make something awesome!
Menu.-The Pause offers a full menu of tasty eats for ridiculously low prices. We can help satisfy those pizza/ice cream cravings. A copy of our menu can be found here.
Pizza For PeaceMarch 31st, 2016-All pizza profits for this weekend, April 1st-3rd, will be donated to the Collateral Repair Project in support of Syrian refugees. We need your help! Your pizza habit will go to a really good cause THIS WEEKEND ONLY! Our goal is to raise $1,500, but we cannot do it alone! Any slices, deliveries, or specials will also count towards our goal. We hope you will join us in helping fundraise by purchasing a Pizza For Peace. Please limit your orders to 3 pizzas, or submit a large...
Not Just PizzaFebruary 26th, 2016-The Pause is holding a photo competition titled “Not Just Pizza” as so much more than just food happens around here! We are interested in seeing what you do with your friends inside of The Pause. While you are within any of our spaces, The Lair, The Jungle, The Stage, The Kitchen, or The Den, snap a photo of the moment. If you like what you see, odds are, we will, too! Send it our way on Facebook by tagging the photo with #lionspause so...