Events

What's on.

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

In Conversation: Lijia Zhang
20th March
Founder's Lecture Theatre
Join us for a conversation with factory worker turned journalist, social commentator, public speaker, Lijia Zhang.
Women's History Month
MedsWeds
20th March
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 | Night | Medicine | MedsWeds
Holi Festival
20th March
Students' Union
It's the most colorful day of the year and we couldn't ignore that. Get your pals and come celebrate Holi Festival at the SU!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue
In Conversation: Professor Katie Normington
21st March
Shilling Lecture Theatre
An informal conversation with Katie Normington, about the importance of female leadership in academia.
Women's History Month
Transmission
21st March
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.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night | Transmission
Medicine Live On Tour ft. Della B
22nd March
Students' Union
Medicine Live will be moving on tour to Tommy's Kitchen! This week we'll be joined by London-based soul/pop band, Della B.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | Night | Medicine | Medicine Live
SOAP
22nd March
Students' Union
Yes! It's THAT Friday of the month again... It's SOAP Friday! Come down to the SU for the return of this epic party night!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado'
23rd March
Students' Union Main Hall
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado' Set in a present day but dystopian London, Savoy Opera's production of The Mikado is a modern take on the classic.
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Live Music: Della B
23rd March
The Packhorse
We have the pleasure of welcoming the soul/pop band Della B to the Packhorse! Come down for an awesome night of live music!
Bars and Nightlife | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado' Matinee
24th March
Students' Union Main Hall
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado' Matinee Set in a present day but dystopian London, Savoy Opera's production of The Mikado is a modern take on the classic.
Alcohol-free | Societies | Day | Union Venue | Performance
Classics Society present 'Thyestes' Matinee
24th March
Medicine
Classics Society present 'Thyestes' Matinee A dark and twisted tale about two brothers of which one is seeking a gory revenge upon his brother.
Alcohol-free | Societies | Medicine | Performance
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado'
24th March
Students' Union Main Hall
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado' Set in a present day but dystopian London, Savoy Opera's production of The Mikado is a modern take on the classic.
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Classics Society present 'Thyestes' Eve show
24th March
Medicine
Classics Society present 'Thyestes' Eve show A dark and twisted tragedy about two brothers of which one is seeking a gory revenge upon his brother.
Alcohol-free | Societies | Night | Medicine | Performance
LGBT+ Careers: A Debate
25th March
Moore Annex LT
This debate brought to you by the LGBT Staff Network will bring together three professionals to address question of LGBT+ Careers.
Free | LGBT+
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado'
25th March
Students' Union Main Hall
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado' Set in a present day but dystopian London, Savoy Opera's production of The Mikado is a modern take on the classic.
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Term's Out Toast
25th March
Medicine
It's our legendary value for money night out! It's free entry and you can expect everything from cheesy tunes to £1.50 drinks deals all night long.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine | Toast
Market Day
26th March
Students' Union
It's Market Day every Tuesday at the SU, complete with fruit and veg, and delicious foods to stock your fridge and have some lunch!
Free | Alcohol-free | Day | Union Venue
Two For Tuesday
26th March
The Packhorse
Every Tuesday from 5pm, a selection of food and all drinks (other than champagne and bottles of wine) are two for one at The Packhorse! Yep, you read that right.
Bars and Nightlife | The Packhorse | Night
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado'
26th March
Students' Union Main Hall
Savoy Opera presents 'The Mikado' Set in a present day but dystopian London, Savoy Opera's production of The Mikado is a modern take on the classic.
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance
Tuesday Jam Session
26th March
Bourne Annexe 280 & 295
Fancy getting together with a bunch of other students for a jam session? Here's your chance, no matter what your experience!
Free | Music and Film | Alcohol-free | Give It A Go | Night
Classics Society present 'Thyestes' Eve show
26th March
Medicine
Classics Society present 'Thyestes' Eve show A dark and twisted tragedy about two brothers of which one is seeking a gory revenge upon his brother.
Alcohol-free | Societies | Night | Medicine | Performance
Varsity 2019
27th March
University of Surrey
The Bears travel to Surrey to take on the Stags. With more groups involved than ever before, there's more to play for.
Sports
FemSoc Lecture Series: Jane Hamlett
27th March
Founder's Lecture Theatre
A lecture about Jane Hamlett's research into student life and student rooms at Bedford College in the 1890s, hosted by Feminism Society.
Women's History Month
MedsWeds
27th March
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 | Night | Medicine | MedsWeds
Karaoke Night
27th March
The Packhorse
Everyone loves a bit of karaoke so put those hairbrush rehearsals into practice, and sing you heart out to all your favourite tunes at The Packhorse.
Bars and Nightlife | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night
Varsity Afterparty
27th March
Students' Union
After a day full of games and adrenaline against our rivals Surrey, carry on the buzz by joining the official Varsity afterparty at the Students' Union!
Bars and Nightlife | Sports | Night | Union Venue
Transmission
28th March
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.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night | Transmission
Tommy's DJs Battle It Out
28th March
Medicine
Come down to Medicine for a live DJ battle of an awesome headline of our favourite Tommy's DJs.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Medicine
Scratch - House/Techno/Disco
28th March
Students' Union
Scratch is back and ready to make you put on your dancing shoes! Head down to the SU for some of the best in underground dance music.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Night | Medicine
Easter Blowout ft. Stickmen
29th March
Students' Union
You've worked so hard this term and now it's time to celebrate! So just for you, we're hosting your favorite night of the term, Easter Blowout!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Union Venue
Medicine Live On Tour ft. Me and the Moon
29th March
Students' Union
Medicine Live will be moving on tour to Tommy's Kitchen! This week we'll be joined by Me and the Moon.
Bars and Nightlife | Free | Music and Film | Night | Medicine | Medicine Live
Transmission On Tour ft. Lower Than Atlantis (DJ Set)
29th March
Medicine
The best indie night on campus is touring to Medicine, and it's featuring Lower Than Atlantis (DJ Set)!
Bars and Nightlife | Night | Medicine | Transmission
Live Music: Della B
30th March
The Packhorse
We have the pleasure of welcoming the soul/pop band Della B to the Packhorse! Come down for an awesome night of live music!
Bars and Nightlife | Music and Film | The Packhorse | Night
Market Day
2nd April
Students' Union
It's Market Day every Tuesday at the SU, complete with fruit and veg, and delicious foods to stock your fridge and have some lunch!
Free | Alcohol-free | Day | Union Venue
Charity Fashion Show
6th April
Students' Union
Victoria’s Secret Show, but not as you know it. Increasing awareness of body image, confidence and eating disorders.
Bank Holiday Fest
6th May
The Packhorse
Take a break from all the studying and come to The Packhorse for an entire day of outdoor games, BBQ and drinks deals!
The Packhorse | Day
Pole Fitness & Aerial Hoop Showcase
11th June
Students' Union Main Hall
Pole Fitness & Aerial Hoop Showcase An opportunity for our members and alumni to showcase their talent and hard work and a chance for everyone to see all different styles of aerial fitness.
Societies | Night | Union Venue | Performance