Styling for jquery UI in MVC 4

This is going to be a very short post: I was having an issue with the DatePicker from jquery UI: widget was appearing without any style, I found I was missing  references for jquery UI css at BundleConfig:

var jqueryUI=new StyleBundle("~/Content/themes/base/css").Include(

Then, you add the following code at your _Layout View:


At the beginning I added jquery.ui.theme.css, after that, I was getting the DatePicker like this:

Do you see the weird characters? it solved when I changed the referenced css file for: jquery.ui.all.css at BundleConfig.cs. Now it looks like:


Happy weekend.