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15
Feb

Entertainment for Grad Ball: the results are in!

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We are pleased to announce the winning entertainment option for Grad Ball 2019. The winner is…

THEMES!

60%* of people who took part chose ‘Themes’. This means the focus will be on transforming the Students’ Union into an amazing venue for Grad Ball, with themed decor, entertainment and performances. 

If you voted for ‘Acts’, don’t worry, you haven’t missed out. There may still be a live DJ, musician or performer on the night. More information on this will be available nearer the event. 

Tickets will go on sale on Monday 11 March at the early bird price of £20.
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01
Feb

What do you want to see at this year’s Grad Ball?

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If you’re in your final year at Southampton, the end of your studies is near and we want to make sure Grad Ball is everything you want it to be!

Grad Ball 2019 will be on Saturday 08 June at the Students’ Union.
It’s your event, so we are giving the choice of entertainment to you! The options are:

THEMES

Would you like the Students’ Union to be completely transformed, with themed entertainment and performances?
This ticket will cost between £20 – £25. If you prefer this option, click THEMES when voting.
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11
Jun

Oh what a night! Grad Ball 2018

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The Union was transformed into ‘a night under the stars’ for Grad Ball 2018, complete with a glowing moon to greet you, along with our famous Grad Ball letters for that perfect photo opportunity! Speaking of photo ops, did you explore the Airstream photo booth, complete with lots of vintage, wacky props? Or maybe you preferred to be out of this world, perched for a photo on the Moon Booth?

Mistajam, Charlie Sloth, Drop Division and DJ Ajay brought big tunes to The Stag’s, and if you headed down our balloon staircase to The Cube you will have found … Read the rest

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30
May

Important – Grad Ball Ticket Collection!

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Grad Ball is just over a week away, and we can’t wait to celebrate the end of the year!

Tickets will be available to collect from the Box Office (Building 42) between Friday 01 June at 09:00 and Friday 08 June at 17:00.

Unable to get your ticket during this time? Don’t panic! You can collect your ticket on the night between 20:00–21:00. After this time, entry will only be permitted to those who have already collected their ticket. Remember to bring a form of ID, too.

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17
May

Grad Ball – In It To Win It

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Win exclusive prizes to enjoy at this year’s Grad Ball!

With our In It To Win It prize draw you could win:

  • A £5 food voucher to enjoy on the night
  • Transport to Grad Ball and queue jump for you and your mates*
  • £45 worth of drinks to enjoy on the night**

When you purchase a ticket from www.susu.org/boxoffice (or the Box Office in B42) you’ll automatically be entered and will be in with the chance of winning a fantastic prize over three Fridays (so the earlier you get yours, the more times your name will be entered!).

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20
Apr

Grad Ball 2018 tickets now on sale!

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We are excited to announce tickets for Grad Ball 2018 are now on sale!

Don’t miss the most glamorous night of the year, which will be held right in the heart of campus at the Students’ Union.

The Union will be transformed for a night that’s out of this world, with Retrojam in our planetarium Cube, ItchyFeet bringing the tunes in The Bridge and fantastic DJ sets from MistaJam, Charlie Sloth, DropDivision and DJ Ajay in The Stag’s.

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09
Jun

Grad Ball 2017: Final information

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Our Graduation Ball 2017 is nearly here! We’re sure that you’re all set with your wristbands and outfits, but there’s some other important information that you’re going to need to know:

 

  • We’ll open the gate to the Ball at 20:00 on Saturday 10 June

 

  • You will (of course) need to be wearing your Grad Ball wristband, but also remember to bring your Student ID. You will need to show both in order to get in!

 

  • If you don’t have a Student ID, you will need to bring an other form of ID for proof of age
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31
May

Last Day To Buy Grad Ball Tickets At £35

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With just 10 days to go until Grad Ball 2017 today is your last chance to buy tickets at £35 before the price increases to £40 tomorrow! Get yours at www.unionsouthampton.org/boxoffice

Don’t miss out on your chance to celebrate the end of University in style on Saturday 10 June as the Union hosts Grad Ball, with acts ranging from Don Broco to Tom Zanetti and KO Kane performing across multiple stages to keep you entertained on the night. Add to that some amazing drinks deals and what more could you want?

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05
May

Grad Ball: Sarah Harding confirmed to support Tom Zanetti & K.O. Kane in The Cube

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Former Girls Aloud singer, Sarah Harding will support DJs Tom Zanetti & K.O. Kane in The Cube at Grad Ball on Saturday 10 June.

The Berkshire-born pop star will be hitting the decks to play an hour and a half long DJ set at our annual graduation celebration event.

The singer is best known for her role in the UK’s biggest-selling girl group of the 21st century, Girls Aloud, who achieved twenty consecutive top ten singles in the eleven  years they were together, before they announced their split in 2013.

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25
Apr

Grad Ball: Club Drive confirmed as support for Don Broco

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Another day, another exciting Grad Ball announcement!

We are pleased to announce that Club Drive will be supporting alt. rock band, Don Broco, at Grad Ball on Saturday 01 June.

The four-piece pop/funk band, have previously featured as BBC Radio 1’s Track of the Week after being spotted by the BBC Introducing team. Dubbed as the ‘ones to watch’, the group are set to deliver an energetic support at this year’s Garden Court stage.

 

 

The news comes following the announcement of acoustic singer/songwriter, Hannah Trigwell as headliner of the acoustic stage on the Redbrick and DJs Tom Zanetti … Read the rest

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