Welcome Freshers!

Finest would like to welcome all the new residents of MCR with our round up of what's going on in freshers week.

By Matthew Tyas | 13 September 2012

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Firstly, well done to all the new freshers in the city. Well done for choosing the best city in the world to come to live and study in.

Whatever you’re going to study here, good luck. However you’re education isn’t our problem. Our problem is however to provide you with a load of things to do this freshers week and beyond into the rest of your time in Manchester.

There are a lot wristband entry events on over freshers fortnight. We’ve rounded up the best of them to try to help you decide what to do.

Manchester Metropolitan – Manchester Wristband

For Manchester Met Students the Met Union are offering the Manchester Wristband. The wristband will gain you free guaranteed entry to ALL of the 11 night time events over the 2 weeks of freshers, including the BODYROX Skool Disco, the UV Paint Explosion Glow Party and the not-to-be-missed Twisted Circus Freshers Ball with Radio 1’s Huw Stephens and Video DJ BEAT A MAXX! Wristband holders can also gain free entry to the Quiz and Comedy nights. Also included when buying a wristband is the ‘I Love Wednesdays’ t-shirt, as well as special wristband only offers such as 40% off food at the Met, and free transport from halls of residence.

Wristbands are available here.

You can find out the rest of the stuff going on in freshers week at the Met here.

Manchester Freshers Week 2012
This is a chance to party like youve never partied before, at the best nights in Manchester with the hottest students in Manchester & a host of celebrity personal appearances.

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Monday 17th September
Summer Rewind
Whether you have been partying in Ayia Napa, Maguluf, Zante, Malia, Ibiza or Marbella this summer, its your chance to remember it all as we take you back there with the biggest hits of the summer.
Venue: The Birdcage

Tuesday 18th September
Flawless is Manchesters No1 R&B Student night. Undoubtedly the most exclusive & fashionable student night of the week Flawless attracts Manchesters hottest student crowd & a host of celebrity guests including Premiership Footba
llers & TV Stars.
Venue: Repotia Bar & Club [Formerly Boutique Nightclub]

Wednesday 19th September
The Ultimate School Disco
Fresher’s Week isn’t complete with out a School Disco, so pack those blazers, ties & short skirts! This will be unlike any school disco you have been to before!
Venue: Walkabout & Purity

Thursday 20th September
Paradise Project
Fresh from a summer that has included parties in Barcelona, Ibiza, St Tropez, Hvar & Mykonos, the nightlife phenomenon that is Paradise Project arrives at Manchester’s biggest superclub.
Venue: Tiger Tiger

Friday 21st September
End of Freshers Party hosted by Jamie Laing
Join Made in Chelsea star Jamie Laing for the Ultimate End of Freshers Party!
Venue: Sakura

Get your tickets for Manchester Freshers Week 2012 here.

Manchester Students Union – Welcome Week Party
On Saturday 22nd of September, the manchester University Students’ Union is putting on its biggest Welcome Week party ever. With 4 Venues, 2,000 Students and some of the biggest names around playing until 4am, they’re giving you a welcome that’s second to none.

Welcome week

The Vaccines will be taking to the decks in Club Academy whilst Herve will be playing his rave orientated productions in Academy 2. You can also join Club De Fromage in the Union Bar for ‘silly costumes, exotic drinks and music you can dance around your handbag to’ plus many more.

Wristbands are £34.25 and are available online here.

Manchester freshers week official wristbands
The People responsible for Cirque de Works bring you the ultimate collection of freshers week Parties.

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Sunday 16th September
Freshers Sunday BLOCK PARTY
The Only way to start Freshers week!!
1 wristband
2 venues
1100 students
We join together two of Manchester best venues Avici White and South and turn them in to 1 huge superclub.

Wednesday 19th September
BASS FACE @ Sound Control
1000 Students
3 Floors of Hip Hop,dubstep/Dnb/Grime/Garage/deep house/tech house & More!
Drinks from £1

Friday 21st September
WTF?! @ Avici White
Without doubt Manchester biggest and best Friday night
Drinks from £1.20

Saturday 22nd September
Discounted Entry to Avici Saturdays
Manchester’s Premier Saturday night
Normal entry price £6, show your wristband to get entry for £4!

Sunday 23rd September
Freshers week Closing Party
School Disco/Geek Uv Rave @ Entourage
1 big fancy dress party to end the best week of your life!

Sunday 30th September
Cirque de Works – The Uk’s Biggest student t-shirt Bar Crawl
1 T-shirt
5000 Students
The Entire Printworks
1 Huge Carnival Atmosphere

Get your tickets for this huge freshers event here.

Whew! There’s bound to be something to keep you entertained in there!

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