Freshers’ Fest 2014: What’s Coming Next

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Freshers’ Week itself may be over, but Freshers’ Fest, which covers the first six weeks of this term, has only just begun. Here’s our pick of the next week’s events:


Southampton Arts Fair -Wednesday 1st October | 11am – 3pm | Concourse | FREE

A chance to find out more about all the Performing and Creative Arts on and around campus, including appearances from SUSU Performing Arts and local graduate theatre companies Broken Arrow and Shakespeare in a Week as well as professional companies like The Nuffield, Turner Sims and the John Hansard Gallery.


RAG Take Me Out

Wednesday 1st October | 7pm – 9pm | The Bridge | £3 entry

Love the classic Saturday night TV show? Get involved in RAG’s version this week and find yourself a date!


Freshers’ Karaoke

Thursday 2nd October | 9pm – 1am | The Stag’s | FREE

Come down to the Stag’s and sing your heart out – as well as trying one of our karaoke themed cocktails. Katy Berry, anyone?


American Pie

Thursday 2nd October | 10pm – 2am | Connaught Bar and Hall | £3 entry

It’s a Frat Party down at Connaught – think red cups, cheerleaders and stars and stripes.


An Evening of Funk and Soul

Friday 3rd October | 8pm – 12am | Bar Three | £5 entry

Everyone’s favourite retro DJ duo, Soul 45 will be playing the new Hollywood Diner – join us to celebrate getting through the first week of term!


Movie Nights

Friday 3rd October | 6pm – 11pm | Mayflower / Chamberlain / Monte / Archers JCR | FREE

If you’d prefer something more chilled, there’s an abundance of movie marathons across loads of JCRS.

Rumour has it that Archers’ event involves a massive order from Dominos…


RAG Sports Day

Saturday 4th October | 11am – 3pm | Glen Eyre Lawns | FREE

Forget everything you’ve learned at this weekend’s sport tasters – this is a sports day of a whole different kind. Expect egg and spoon races as well as a bouncy castle, all in the name of charity.


The Freshers’ Ball 2014

Saturday 4th October | 9pm – 3am | SUSU | £25 entry

It’s the night you’ve all been waiting for: come down to SUSU in your gladrags to enjoy our killer line-
up, including Jess Glynne and Naughty Boy!


Union Films Sunday

Sunday 5th October | 5pm / 8pm | The Cube | £3 entry

There’s two films on offer this Sunday – head down to catch Disney’s Maleficent at 5pm, or if you fancy

something a little more action packed, Godzilla is being screened at 8pm.


Quiz and Curry

Sunday 5th October | 7pm – 12am | The Bridge | FREE

It wouldn’t be a Sunday without the Bridge’s Quiz and Curry. Team up with friends for the chance to

win in the infamous quiz, and choose from a range of delicious curries in our deal.


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