Content Last Updated on September 11, 2017
As the new academic year rolls around once again, both seasoned students and the eager newbies alike don their glad rags and hit the town to join much anticipated freshers celebrations. And if you’re anything like us, you’ll be psyched to get your mitts on heaps of freebies and boogie with your clan until the wee hours.
Well this year’s Freshers Fringe guarantees not only to keep your tummies and bank balance full, but also the chance for students across Scotland to revel in a TWO-WEEK exclusive offering of 60+ freebies, discounts, goodies, club nights and exciting events, guaranteeing the biggest and best fiesta of the year. So whether you’re a foodie fanatic, film buff, party animal or gym bunny – there’s something for everyone.
Keen to know exactly what is included in your Freshers Fringe wristband? Nabbing one of these bad boys will get you tonnes of FREE pizza courtesy of Papa John’s and Firewater, free entry to BAaD’s Backyard Party and Cinema showings as well as free entry to Glasgow’s coolest clubs including Firewater, Buff Club, Shed, Garage and Cathouse. A fan of cash prizes and hefty discounts? Firewater are also offering a £500 cash prize for their pub quiz and LP Records giving 15% off all vinyl with a free tote bag on orders over £20.
Not only that but you’ll get to gobble down delicious free and discounted grub from the likes of Chaakoo, Topolabamba and 13th Note (with scrummy vegan friendly dishes), score entry to the Big Feed Street Food Festival and look your best with discounts on beauty treatments and gym memberships – with the cherry on top of your freshers cake being your paid Uber home – with a whopping £10 off your first ride.
Your wristband will also gain you Q-SKIP entry to the highlight of the Freshers Fringe – the Freshers Festival, a two-day long event with an eclectic showcase of the fiercest attractions and brands in the city and unique interactive opportunities for networking, careers and personal development.
Some Freshers Fringe Wristband highlights:
- Free Papa John’s pizza for every wristband holder;
- Free entry to Glasgow’s best nightclubs including Buff Club, Cathouse,. Firewater and the Garage;
- Free entry to the Just Eat student food event;
- Free entry to Sweat! Union Gym;
- Free cinema night at Barra’s Art and Design;
- Buy one get one free burritos;
- £10 off Uber; and
- Free entry to the Big Eat Street Food Fest to name a few…
And there’s lots, lots more still the be announced!
Be sure to keep up to date and in the know about what is happening around Glasgow through our partners Glasgow Living. It’s a must read site for any new and returning students in the city.
And as if that’s not enough, we’re offering early bird tickets at a crackin’ bargain, reduced from £20 to a cheeky tenner! Wristbands can be posted out to your humble abodes for a small fee, or picked up from the Ticket Scotland office in Glasgow or Edinburgh. What’s not to love?
So get ready to gather your clan in Scotland’s favourite city for a month-long party and experience Glasgow at its finest. Make sure to keep up with the latest Fringe chat and news on Facebook and Twitter and keep your eyes peeled here for more announcements and latest events!