Events Calendar.

Whether you're after free live music, an abundance of puppies, or you're wanting an unforgettable night out - we have you covered. From the Union Venue all the way to The Packhorse, here's the low-down of all our events happening at Royal Holloway.


The events

Shisha
22nd November
The Packhorse
Every Friday from 7pm at The Packhorse, you can experience one of our six tasty flavours, with or without the nicotine.
Bars and Nightlife | Freshers | The Packhorse | Night
Movie Night
22nd November
Boilerhouse Auditorium
Cosy us for a chilled out movie night
Free | Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Night
Desi Fusion ft. Hindu Society
22nd November
Medicine
In collaboration with Hindu Society, Desi Fusion returns for another night of Bollywood tunes fused with the freshest Bhangra, hip-hop and RnB tracks.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Societies | Night | Medicine
Pop! ft. 80s, 90s, 00s
22nd November
Students' Union
The ultimate battle of the decades is back! Get ready to unashamedly sing your hearts out and dance the night away to the cheesiest pop classics!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue | Pop!
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical'
23rd November
Students' Union Main Hall
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' Legally Blonde is an uplifting and empowering show which starts with Elle Woods following the love of her life to Harvard Law School. The show features high energy dance numbers and feel good tunes!
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Virginia Water Run
24th November
Meet at Founders Bus Stop
Join the Athletics club for a run around Virginia Water. Open to all abilities!
Free | Alcohol-free | Sports | Give It A Go
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' - matinee
24th November
Students' Union Main Hall
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' Legally Blonde is an uplifting and empowering show which starts with Elle Woods following the love of her life to Harvard Law School. The show features high energy dance numbers and feel good tunes!
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' - eve show
24th November
Students' Union Main Hall
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' eve show Legally Blonde is an uplifting and empowering show which starts with Elle Woods following the love of her life to Harvard Law School. The show features high energy dance numbers and feel good tunes!
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Housing Fair
25th November
Students' Union Main Hall
Join us for our annual Housing Fair featuring all the best local accommodation including private halls, letting agents, landlords and more.
Free | Alcohol-free | Housing Week | Day
Cocktail Making Masterclass
25th November
The Packhorse
Learn how to make the perfect cocktails!
Give It A Go | Day
General Election 2019: Runnymede and Weybridge Candidate Hustings
25th November
Windsor Auditorium
Ahead of the General Election on 12 December, Politics and International Relations Society are hosting a hustings for candidates running in the Runnymede and Weybridge constituency
Free | Alcohol-free | Night
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical'
25th November
Students' Union Main Hall
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' Legally Blonde is an uplifting and empowering show which starts with Elle Woods following the love of her life to Harvard Law School. The show features high energy dance numbers and feel good tunes!
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Toast Resist-Dance ft. Feminism Society
25th November
Medicine
To mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, we've joined forces with Feminism Society to celebrate female achievement.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Societies | Night | Medicine | Toast
Market Day
26th November
Students' Union
It's Market Day every Tuesday at the SU - stock up on fruit and veg and grab a tasty hot lunch from one of our international food stalls.
Free | Alcohol-free | Day | Union Venue
Housing Drop-In
26th November
Advice Centre
We are having four days of drop-ins at the Advice Centre, to help you with any housing related enquiries you might have!
Free | Housing Week | Day | Union Venue
Free Legal Advice: Book Your Appointment
26th November
Advice Centre
A trained lawyer comes to the Students' Union once a month to offer free legal advice. Book your 20 minute slot now!
Free | Day | Union Venue
Two For Tuesday
26th November
The Packhorse
Every Tuesday from 5pm, indulge in two for one on a selection of food and drinks at The Packhorse!
Bars and Nightlife | The Packhorse | Night
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical'
26th November
Students' Union Main Hall
MTS presents 'Legally Blonde The Musical' Legally Blonde is an uplifting and empowering show which starts with Elle Woods following the love of her life to Harvard Law School. The show features high energy dance numbers and feel good tunes!
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Housing Drop-In
27th November
Advice Centre
We are having four days of drop-ins at the Advice Centre, to help you with any housing related enquiries you might have!
Free | Housing Week | Day | Union Venue
MedsWeds
27th November
Medicine
Get ready for the Wednesday sesh with some great deals at our weekly pre-drinks night! The perfect venue for any sports club or society socials.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Societies | Sports | Night | Medicine | MedsWeds
Karaoke Night
27th November
The Packhorse
Everyone loves a bit of karaoke so put those hairbrush rehearsals into practice, and sing your heart out to all your favourite tunes at The Packhorse.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night
Flawless
27th November
Students' Union
Flawless is back with the very best of urban, bashment, grime and Afrobeats.
Bars and Nightlife | Societies | Night | Flawless
Housing Drop-In
28th November
Advice Centre
We are having four days of drop-ins at the Advice Centre, to help you with any housing related enquiries you might have!
Free | Housing Week | Day | Union Venue
Transmission ft. Joe Carabine
28th November
The Packhorse
It's the biggest indie night on campus brought to you by The Packhorse, with a live set from indie rock musician/singer-songwriter Joe Carabine.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night | Transmission
Ballroom & Latin Dancesport Society present 'Strictly Come Holloway'
28th November
SU Main Hall
Ballroom & Latin Dancesport Society present 'Strictly Come Holloway' Royal Holloway's very own version of Strictly Come Dancing!
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Housing Drop-In
29th November
Advice Centre
We are having four days of drop-ins at the Advice Centre, to help you with any housing related enquiries you might have!
Free | Housing Week | Day | Union Venue
Meet Lucy: Welfare Drop-in Session
29th November
Tommy's Lounge
Get to know your VP Welfare and Diversity, Lucy Simpson, at this drop-in session in Tommy’s Lounge.
Free | Welfare | Day | Union Venue
Wellbeing Walk
29th November
Meet at Union Plaza
Get a couple of hours to yourself in the fresh air, around beautiful Virginia Water Lake.
Free | Alcohol-free | Welfare | Give It A Go | Day
Quiz Night
29th November
Crosslands
Join the British Heart Foundation Student Group for a Quiz Night in Crosslands. Entry is £1 per person.
Give It A Go
Shisha
29th November
The Packhorse
Every Friday from 7pm at The Packhorse, you can experience one of our six tasty flavours, with or without the nicotine.
Bars and Nightlife | Freshers | The Packhorse | Night
Medicine Fridays
29th November
Medicine
Fridays at Medicine now feature a rotating calendar of events, as we celebrate different cultures and genres of music.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine
Pop! ft. Akuko
29th November
Students' Union
Our friends at Akuko will be bringing CO2 canons, inflatable giveaways, lasers, a video wall and an amazing lighting show for this week's edition of Pop!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue | Pop!
Brewery Tour & Tasting
30th November
Meet at Union Plaza
If you love beer, this one's for you!
Give It A Go | Day
St. Andrew's Day Whisky Tasting
30th November
The Packhorse
To celebrate St. Andrew's Day, The Packhorse will be bringing to you an entire evening of whisky tasting. Pretty neat!
Bars and Nightlife | The Packhorse | Night
Savoy Opera present 'Anything Goes' - Matinee
1st December
SU Main Hall
Savoy Opera present 'Anything Goes' - Matinee Set aboard the S.S. American, Anything Goes tells the story of Reno Sweeney, an evangelist-turned-nightclub singer, who works to help her friend Billy marry the girl of his dreams.
Music and Film | Alcohol-free | Societies | Day | Union Venue | Performance
Savoy Opera present 'Anything Goes' - Evening show
1st December
SU Main Hall
Savoy Opera present 'Anything Goes' Set aboard the S.S. American, Anything Goes tells the story of Reno Sweeney, an evangelist-turned-nightclub singer, who works to help her friend Billy marry the girl of his dreams.
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Charity Christmas Card Writing
2nd December
Tommy's Lounge, Students' Union
Come along and write a Christmas card or letter to a poorly child.
Free | Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Day
Savoy Opera present 'Anything Goes'
2nd December
SU Main Hall
Savoy Opera present 'Anything Goes' Set aboard the S.S. American, Anything Goes tells the story of Reno Sweeney, an evangelist-turned-nightclub singer, who works to help her friend Billy marry the girl of his dreams,
Music and Film | Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Cyber Toast ft. Computing Society
2nd December
Medicine
Happy Cyber Monday, we're giving a Toast to all things electrical. Get your best robot dance on and enjoy £1.75 drinks all night.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine | Toast
Market Day
3rd December
Students' Union
It's Market Day every Tuesday at the SU - stock up on fruit and veg and grab a tasty hot lunch from one of our international food stalls.
Free | Alcohol-free | Day | Union Venue
Two For Tuesday
3rd December
The Packhorse
Every Tuesday from 5pm, indulge in two for one on a selection of food and drinks at The Packhorse!
Bars and Nightlife | The Packhorse | Night
RH Rounders’ fundraising Christmas dinner in aid of Greenpeace charity
3rd December
Medicine
RH Rounders’ is running a fundraising Christmas dinner in aid of Greenpeace charity. We will be hosting an event with dinner & raffle.
Societies | Night | Medicine
MedsWeds
4th December
Medicine
Get ready for the Wednesday sesh with some great deals at our weekly pre-drinks night! The perfect venue for any sports club or society socials.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Societies | Sports | Night | Medicine | MedsWeds
Flawless
4th December
Students' Union
Flawless is back with the very best of urban, bashment, grime and Afrobeats.
Bars and Nightlife | Societies | Night | Flawless
Transmission ft. Kitty Whitelock
5th December
The Packhorse
It's the biggest indie night on campus brought to you by The Packhorse, with live music from singer-songwriter Kitty Whitelock.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night | Transmission
Musical Theatre Society present 'Edges'
5th December
Boilerhouse
Musical Theatre Society present 'Edges', a song cycle written by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Edges explore the themes of youth, relationships, friendships and dreams.
Music and Film | Alcohol-free | Societies | Night | Performance
Pakistan Society present 'Desi Karaoke Night'
5th December
Medicine
Pakistan Society present 'Desi Karaoke Night' Sing your heart out on our fun Desi Karaoke Night. The event will start at 8pm and finish at 11:30pm. It's a fun, chilled social event.
Societies | Night | Medicine
Shisha
6th December
The Packhorse
Every Friday from 7pm at The Packhorse, you can experience one of our six tasty flavours, with or without the nicotine.
Bars and Nightlife | Freshers | The Packhorse | Night
K-pop
6th December
Medicine
In our latest celebration of culture, it's time to let yourself be infected by the phenomenon that is K-pop.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine
Pop! ft. SOAP
6th December
Students' Union
It's time to welcome back our wild and wonderful friends from SOAP - nobody does cheesy pop better than these legends!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue | Pop!
Trip to Winchester Christmas Market
7th December
Meet at Union Plaza
Visit one of the best Christmas markets in Europe.
Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Day
Net-athon
8th December
Sports Centre
Come and get involved and help the Netball club raise money for Sport in Mind by playing netball for 8 hours!
Alcohol-free | Sports | Give It A Go
Santa Fun Run
8th December
Start at the Sports Centre reception
Grab your free santa hat at the start line and run, walk or jog the 3.5km course
Sports | Give It A Go | Day
Musical Theatre Society present 'Winter Showcase'
8th December
Medicine
Musical Theatre Society present 'Winter Showcase' Musical Theatre Society are rounding off the year with some classic Christmas tunes as well as some musical theatre numbers! This one act show will celebrate the upcoming festive season!
Music and Film | Alcohol-free | Societies | Night | Medicine | Performance
Crafternoon: Christmas Card Making
9th December
Tommy's Lounge, Students' Union
Here's your chance to make your own Christmas cards to send to your friends and family
Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Day
Xmas On Toast
9th December
Medicine
It's the last Toast before the big man pays us a visit so come down and spread some Christmas cheer with £1.75 drinks!
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine | Toast
Market Day
10th December
Students' Union
It's Market Day every Tuesday at the SU - stock up on fruit and veg and grab a tasty hot lunch from one of our international food stalls.
Free | Alcohol-free | Day | Union Venue
Two For Tuesday
10th December
The Packhorse
Every Tuesday from 5pm, indulge in two for one on a selection of food and drinks at The Packhorse!
Bars and Nightlife | The Packhorse | Night
Christmas Movie Night
10th December
Boilerhouse Auditorium
December is here, which means Christmas is on the way! Enjoy a chilled out Christmas movie night
Free | Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Night
Russian Speakers Society New Years Eve Party
10th December
Tommy's Bar
Russian Speakers Society New Years Eve Party New Year is a big occasion in the Russian-speaking countries where everyone comes together to celebrate. We would love to join us to celebrate it before we all go for our holidays.
Bars and Nightlife | Societies | Night | Tommy's Kitchen
MedsWeds
11th December
Medicine
Get ready for the Wednesday sesh with some great deals at our weekly pre-drinks night! The perfect venue for any sports club or society socials.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Societies | Sports | Night | Medicine | MedsWeds
Karaoke Night
11th December
The Packhorse
Everyone loves a bit of karaoke so put those hairbrush rehearsals into practice, and sing your heart out to all your favourite tunes at The Packhorse.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night
Flawless
11th December
Students' Union
It's the last Flawless of term one with the very best of urban, bashment, grime and Afrobeats.
Bars and Nightlife | Societies | Night | Flawless
Gingerbread Decorating
12th December
Tommy's Lounge, Students' Union
Come and decorate your own festive gingerbread person
Free | Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Day
Pole and Aerial Fitness Society 'Winter Showcase'
12th December
SU Main Hall
Pole and Aerial Fitness Society 'Winter Showcase' This is Pole & Aerial Fitness Society's annual Winter Showcase. Our members will be performing their own routines on stage!
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Transmission ft. Jasper Murrell
12th December
The Packhorse
It's the biggest indie night on campus brought to you by The Packhorse. Expect the freshest independent releases and classic indie anthems from DJ Jasper Murrell.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night | Transmission
Tommy's DJs Battle It Out
12th December
Medicine
Come down to Medicine for a live DJ battle, headlined by your favourite Tommy's DJs.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine
Shisha
13th December
The Packhorse
Every Friday from 7pm at The Packhorse, you can experience one of our six tasty flavours, with or without the nicotine.
Bars and Nightlife | Freshers | The Packhorse | Night
Afrobeats
13th December
Medicine
Head down and embrace the sounds of young Africa, as we bring you another night of Afrobeats in our rotating calendar of music from around the globe.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine
Jingle Bell Pop!
13th December
Students' Union
It's the last Pop! of the year so make sure you head down to dance the night away to some cheesy pop and Christmas classics!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue | Pop!
Pole and Aerial Fitness Society Inter-University Aerial Hoop Competition
28th March
SU Main Hall
Pole and Aerial Fitness Society Inter-University Aerial Hoop Competition This is the second ever annual Inter-University Aerial Hoop Competition! Aerial Fitness societies and clubs from all across the UK are invited to compete against one another.
Societies | Day | Night | Union Venue | Performance