Freshtival 2021

Introducing... Freshtival 2021!

Feel like you’ve been Living in a Ghost Town? This September, we’ll be Dancing in the Street and partying like it’s the Summer of ‘69! You’ll need a Ticket to Ride

We’re SO excited to be in the middle of planning what we hope is going to the best freshers fortnight of events ever!

 Below are the full details of all the daytime and evening events we have planned for you! It’s a jam-packed two weeks of fun and unmissable parties!

Wristband Collection

Find the TLSU team at McMillan halls – you can’t miss us, look for the friendly faces wearing Pink lanyards!

  • 12-5pm today (Saturday 11th) @ McMillan
  • 11-4PM tomorrow @ McMillan
  • 10-5pm Monday @ KCC SU office
  • 10-4pm Tuesday @ Freshers Fair

Freshtival Daytime Events

Move-In Weekend

Saturday & Sunday 11-12th Sept

We'll be waiting for you to arrive at McMillan with all your goodie bags, tshirts and wristbands ready to collect. Come say hello to us and ask us ALL the questions!
Where: McMillan Halls

Freshers Fair

Tuesday 14th Sept from 10am-4pm

Come and meet local companies, pick up freebies, join a society and meet the SU team! It's always a busy and fun day on the Ramp!
Where: Laban Building Ramp
Free entry

Hangover yoga

Wednesday 15th Sept from 8.30-9.30am

Get rid of your boat-party hangover with a morning yoga session.
Where: Laban Studio 2
Wristband holders only. Space Limited.

IKEA Trip

Thursday 16th Sept 11/11.30am

Meet at 11am to catch a bus to IKEA or meet directly at IKEA at 11.30am!
Where: IKEA Greenwhich
Wristband holders only.

KCC Coffee Morning

Friday 17th Sept 10am onwards

Come and have a coffee our VP of Welfare Ellie and with the TL Director of Music Havilland Willshire along with other members of Music Faculty staff. First 100 drinks are FREE!
Where: KCC Cafe
Free entry

International Student Picnic

Friday 17th Sept 15:30-17:30

Student Services are hosting an international student picnic. We’ll have free food and drinks (sandwiches, scones, tea & coffee and more). There will be games, a chance to meet the students services team and a special fun surprise! (from 16:30 onwards EVERYONE is welcome!)
Where: Laban Lawn
Free entry

Scavenger Hunt

Sunday 19th Sept Midday

Meet Fen and Adri at the KCC Courtyard. Prizes for completing the hunt! This will be an accessible route around the local area.
Where: Around Greenwhich & Deptford
Wristband holders only.

Welfare drop-in Chats

Monday 20th Sept 1-3pm

Come meet our Welfare team and bring any and all your questions, or just pop in for a chat!
Where: SU Bar Downstairs KCC
Free entry

Meet a Therapy Dog

Wednesday 22nd Sept 1-3.30pm

Yes - a real life therapy dog will be visiting the SU! Come say hi and also meet the amazing physiotherapist owner.
Where: SU Bar Downstairs KCC
Free entry

Welfare drop-in Chats

Thursday 23th Sept 1-3pm

Come meet our Welfare team and bring any and all your questions, or just pop in for a chat!
Where: SU Cottages Laban
Free entry

Freshtival Evening Events

Ramp it up

Sunday 12th Sept from 4pm

It’s your first freshers Events! So come along to Laban (only a 5 min walk from McMillian!) grab a drink, listen to some live music, get to know your other course mates! Oh, and bring your Freshers t-shirt as entry is free as long as you have one of our T shirts!
Where: Laban Building Lawns & Ramp
£6 on-the-door ticket (& you get a t-shirt with entry!)

Hometown Glory

Monday 13th Sept from 7pm

Whats special about your hometown or the place your from? Come show us! This is a chance to introduce yourself while showing off your hometown - think as outside the box as you’d like and winner gets some bar vouchers!
Where: Laban Theatre Studio
£6 on-the-door ticket

Boat Party

Tuesday 14th Sept. Boarding at 6pm. Home by midnight

Come in your fancy gear and let’s party on the Thames! Bring your ID for entry.
Where: Greenwich Pier
Wristband holders only

Fresh Trivia & Bar Grand-Reopening

Wednesday 15th Sept from 8-11pm

Its been a manic few days… should we at least try something more chill? Quiz night at the newly renovated Bar Downstairs!
Where: SU Bar Downstairs @ KCC
£2 on-the-door ticket

Cirque du Fresh

Thursday 16th Sept from 7pm

Let’s get out of the campuses for the night - come along to Little Nan’s Bar in Depford (below the station), home of the most amazingly named cocktails and gorgeous interior. The decor is carnival themed - take on that what you will my darlings…
Where: Little Nan's Bar, Deptford
£5 on-the-door ticket

Silent Disney

Friday 17th Sept from 8-11.30pm

Its a silent Disco, and it’s Disney themed. We think these go hand in hand… don’t you?
Where: Laban Theatre Studio
£10 on-the-door ticket

Copa Labana

Saturday 18th Sept from 8pm-Midnight

Its time to release your salsa side! Come along for a night of Latin dancing, music and of course tequila!!!
Where: Peacock Room, KCC
£6 on-the-door ticket

TLSU Spotlight

Sunday 19th Sept from 6-9.30pm

This is your chance to make the night whatever you want! At the SU bar, grab a drink and show us your talent! Anything goes…
Where: SU Bar Downstairs @ KCC
Free entry

It’s about time

Monday 20th Sept from 8pm-2am!

How long were we inside for? Seems like time stood still. Did you go back in time? Or did you go to the future? Who knows.... all we know is it’s time to leave campus again and pop along to Belushi’s for a smashing night out - dressed as anything from any time period ever: past present or future! It’s a Monday… Party’s on big time!
Where: Belushi’s Bar, Greenwhich
Wristband holders only

Postgrad Tropicocktails

Tuesday 21st Sept from 8pm

Sorry undergrads, this ones for the PG’s. PG cocktails is elegant, sophisticated, classy…. Maybe. It’s tropical theme so bring your best Hawaiian shirt!
Where: SU Bar Downstairs @ KCC
Free entry

LGBTQ+ Drag & Burlesque Show

Wednesday 22nd Sept from 8pm

We’ve got a night of burlesque and drag acts for you to enjoy with a fabulous host and lots of amazing acts.
Where: Venue TBC
£6 on-the-door ticket

Movie Magic

Thursday 23rd Sept from 8pm

We have an offer you can’t refuse…. A cinema experience in conjunction with our Afro-Caribbean Society! Come watch a film with us at KCC.
Where: KCC Courtyard
£6 on-the-door ticket

Tringo Labingo

Friday 24th Sept from 8pm

Heard of Bongo’s Bingo? Well Tringo Labingo’s our response to that! So be prepared to come play so bingo infused with mega partying!
Where: KCC Courtyard
£15 on-the-door ticket

Jungle Mania!

Saturday 25th Sept from 7pm-2am!

Time for something we’ve missed out on for 16 months! Clubs are back open baby and SU club night is gonna be messy - prinks at the SU bar and then onto the underground club at Greenwich Uni. Our SU team want to make you look as fab as possible so we have body paint, animal stencils and glitter at the ready so you can party like an animal while also looking like one!
Where: Meet KCC Bar Downstiars, heading to Greenwhich SU Lower Deck Club
£15 on-the-door ticket

Snap Scrabble & Bop

Sunday 26th Sept from 6pm

After a heavy couple weeks let’s rewind and relax with some games, crafts and good music.
Where: SU Bar Downstairs @ KCC
Free Entry

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