Freshers and Refreshers at NTU: Friday 17th - Sunday 26th September 2021

Brackenhurst Freshers Events

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You can now save money and buy a pass giving you access to a package of Freshers Events valid whilst space permits.

Friday 17th September

Freshers Opening Party

Brack Bar, Brackenhurst Students’ Union – 9:30pm - late

The wait is finally over… Join us in Brack Bar to kick off your time at Trent.  There’s no better way to make friends and meet new people than at this welcoming opening party.  We’ll be starting as we mean to go on with incredible drink deals, the biggest tunes supplied by our resident Trent DJ’s and a few surprises thrown in. 

Arrive at venue from: 21:30

Saturday 18th September

Tiki Party

Ocean – 9:30pm – late

Grab your grass skirts and Hawaiian shirts, you’re in for an unforgettable experience at Ocean.  The venue that has become an institution amongst Trent students can’t wait to welcome this year’s Freshers.  Fancy dress is always encouraged at the place where anything goes. Get your free Hawaiian leis at the door.

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00

Sunday 19th September

Tuned: Welcome to the Circus

Rock City – 9:30pm – late

Roll up roll up, one of the most famous venues in the country opens its doors exclusively for Nottingham Trent Freshers. This circus themed clubnight brings you big lights, extravagant decor, 3 rooms of music and 13 bars. To make sure you enjoy the evening whilst on a student budget, we bring you 2-4-1 drinks all night. 

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00

Monday 20th September

Trent Army

The Level, City Students’ Union – 9:30pm – late

The Freshers Week main event! Tonight’s the night you become a fully fledged member of The Trent Army!  A huge tradition for NTU students.  Get your camo gear and army face paints ready and join the ultimate Trent Freshers event.  Your City Campus Students’ Union has been completely transformed into the Trent Army base camp with a huge light show and live DJ sets from the best Nottingham has to offer.

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00

Tuesday 21st September

Outdoor Cinema

Brackenhurst Lawn – 7pm – 10pm

Relax under our covered area on Brackenhurst Lawn and get ready for sing-along favourite ‘The Greatest Showman’ on our big outdoor screen. Bring a blanket to get cosy. Free popcorn on arrival for all ticket holders.

Arrive at Brackenhurst Lawn from 19:00

Wednesday 22nd September

OnPoint Festival

Clifton Campus – 8pm – 1am

Your very own Trent festival, with multiple stages of music, fairground attractions and free giveaways.  Experience the chilled vibes of the DJ’s on the outdoor terrace and feel the huge atmosphere of the indoor main arena.  There’s something for everyone at this year’s OnPoint Festival. 

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 20:00

Return bus leaves at 00:30

Wednesday 22nd September

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The Loft, City Students’ Union – 11pm – late

Trent’s LGBTQ+ friendly night. Everyone is welcome at the ultra-friendly night hosted in conjunction with NTU Pride.  It’s the perfect place to meet new friends.  Expect live DJ’s playing classic disco vibes and great drink deals all night long.  You’ll receive a free drink on arrival with your ticket.

Arrive at the City venue from 23:00

Thursday 23rd September

Silent Disco

The Level, City Students’ Union – 9:30pm – late

You have the power to switch between three channels of great music and witness the DJs battle it out for the dance floor. With great drink deals and a huge range of music, there is something for everyone at the Silent Disco. You’ll receive a set of headphones on arrival at the venue, please bring a £5 deposit which will be refunded when you return the headphones. 

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00

Friday 24th September

Fluid

Brack Bar, Brackenhurst Campus – 9:30pm – late

The return of Bracks’ very own weekly event, Fluid!  With live DJ’s playing the best summer anthems, enjoy the music and atmosphere of Brackenhurst’s favourite event.  Your ticket also includes a free drink on arrival.

Arrive at venue from: 21:30

Saturday 25th September

DISTRICT

The Level, City Students’ Union – 10pm – late

Over the last two decades, thousands of students have gathered every Saturday to experience Nottingham’s #1 student night, enjoying a massive atmosphere and the biggest tunes.  Tonight we launch Saturdays exclusively for Trent Freshers.  It’s set to be a huge night, with a few surprises thrown in, you won’t want to miss this one!

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00

Sunday 26th September

Oktoberfest

Bierkeller – 9pm – late

Head to Bierkeller to celebrate Oktoberfest, with full steins, german sausages, bunting and perhaps even some dancing on benches. Live DJs throughout the night playing tunes. Your ticket also includes a spirit and mixer or soft drink. 

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00

Sunday 26th September

Secret Rave

Secret location - 10pm – late

Trent Freshers take over a new warehouse style venue in Nottingham City centre. An industrial underground clubbing experience with a huge atmosphere. Limited tickets available on a strictly first-come-first-served basis. Be amongst the first to experience this one-of-a-kind club.  Location revealed to ticket holders.  

Bus collection from Brack Bar at: 22:00

Return bus leaves at 02:00