Back to blog

Slick Gorilla's x Skiddle Fresher Events

In short

We’ve teamed up with Skiddle to bring you Slick Gorilla’s suggestions for the best student events across the UK.

After one crazy year, students up and down the country are preparing to start wave goodbye to their home comforts, settle into student halls and embrace university life. But most importantly, with everything opening back up, it’s time to celebrate fresher’s week. We’ve teamed up with Skiddle to bring you Slick Gorilla’s suggestions for the best student events across the UK.

From fresher fun houses, festivals, lock-ins and some of the biggest names in house and techno hitting the decks in September, our list will have you talking about your first week at Uni for years.

Eric Prydz brings his mind blowing light show to the Depot Mayfield in Manchester

WHP 21 - Eric Prydz Manchester Tickets | Skiddle

The fresher’s fun house Liverpool is back and promises to be the biggest event yet. With ball pits, confetti drops, games, UV canons and more.

The Freshers Fun House | Liverpool Freshers 2021 Tickets | Balls Deep Liverpool | Sun 26th September 2021 Lineup (

Cream Classical returns this Summer with an all new festival taking over Liverpool’s iconic Pier Head for ‘Cream Classical on the Waterfront’

Cream Classical on the Waterfront Tickets | Liverpool Pier Head Liverpool | Sat 18th September 2021 Lineup (

Finding a new home and ready to start a new legacy, MINT festival is going to be bigger and bolder with some of the best names in disco, house and techno gracing the new stages in Leeds

Mint Festival 2021 | Tickets & Line Up | Skiddle

Prepare yourself for one of the biggest fresher’s events in the UK. Fresher’s mansion in Leeds has everything from a pool party room, champagne room & a rave room. You don’t want to miss the mansion party.

FRESHERS MANSION - Leeds Tickets | ELECTRIC PRESS Leeds | Thu 23rd September 2021 Lineup (

The craziest party in the world comes to the Midlands this September. If you haven’t been to an ELROW event, well prepare for the unexpected and get your tickets to one of the wildest parties you can imagine. Yes, there will be confetti!!!

Elrow Midlands 2021 Tickets | Skiddle

The legend that is Carl Cox makes his debut at The Drumshed in London.

Carl Cox - London, The Drumsheds | Buy Tickets Here | Skiddle

Radio station Kisstory will be taking their festival to Streatham Common in September, bringing you a whole host of DJ’s and artists to perform old skool classics and anthems.

Kisstory Festival 2021 | Tickets & Line Up | Skiddle

Danny Howard will be joining a handful of resident DJs bringing a fresh flavour of fresher music to an eagerly awaiting crowd. The Toolroom Family return to the city this year as part of a huge UK tour and this time they takeover the iconic Motion in Bristol.

Check out the rest of Slick Gorilla’s guide to fresher events on the Skiddle website and don’t forget to slick up your style with our range of hair products to get you looking fresh for Freshers!


We use ‘strictly necessary’ cookies (or similar small data files) to provide you with the best possible website user experience. By clicking “ACCEPT”, you agree to such purposes. You can find out more and learn about how to withdraw your consent at any time, by clicking here: Privacy & Cookies Policy.

Cookie preferences

Google Analytics

User Experience (Strictly Necessary)

The website is built using Shopify. Shopify’s default cookies don’t collect any personal or sensitive information or IP addresses. The information that they store is not sent to any third parties, and they are used only to communicate with Shopify for the purposes of user authentication, form validation/security, and basic web application operations. To learn more, please see our Privacy & Cookies Policy.