The Garden Party Guide 2014

Whether you’re into science, swedes, singing, sausages or snogging there’s a garden party out there for you. Stay tuned for all the latest updates.

Booze Cambridge day time drinking Garden Party garden party guide 2014 may balls May Week picnics The Cambridge Union The Wyverns trinity hall

Strawberries and Creem Festival

Date: Thursday 12th June

Time: 11:00

Tickets: £25

Release Date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress code: Festival

The Creem de la crème of parties. Be there or be square.

___

Turf All-Night w/Prosumer, Alexander Nut and Romare

Date: Thursday 12th June

Time: 22:00-06:00

Tickets: £8 (Early Bird)

Release Date: Friday 9th May

Dress Code: None

Fez will host what looks to be the last but by no means least Turf night. 

___

Effective Altruism Garden Party

Date: Thursday 12th June

Time: 14:30

Tickets: TBC

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

The altruists of Cambridge unite for a piss-up.

___

Scandinavian Society Garden Party

Date: Thursday 12th June

Time: 16:00

Tickets: TBC

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

More blonde than your average. Most Brits go only to hit on sexy Swedish (wo)men.

___

Fever x The Union

Date: Friday 13th June

Time: 20:00

Tickets: £12/£15

Release Date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Edgy

More edgy fun at The Union.  

___

The Gents of St John’s Garden Party

Date: Friday 13th June

Time: 20:00

Tickets: By invitation only

Release date: Released

Dress Code: Smart Casual

It’s probably better than Oxford, whatever the song says. They sing.

_____

Cambridge Union Society Garden Party

Date: Saturday 14th June

Time: 13:00

Tickets: £20 (£25 non-members)

Release date: Friday 2nd May

Dress Code: Smart Casual

If the last three years are anything to go by, we can expect good things.

_____

French Society Garden Party

Date: Saturday 14th June

Time: 16:00-18:00

Tickets: £12/£17

Release date: Released

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Drinks, Sidney Sussex, French food and drinks.

_____

IndiaSoc Garden Party MASTI

Date: Saturday 14th June

Time: 14:30

Tickets: TBC

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

A vibrant twist on the traditional Cambridge garden party.

_____

CULS Garden Party

Date: Saturday 14th June

Time: 12:00

Tickets: £12/15

Release Date: SOLD OUT

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Expect a good deal – Law Soc events are usually heavily subsidised.

___

The Gentlemen Patricians’ Garden Party

Date: Saturday 14th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: £10/15

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Fairly generic – Downing’s drinking society garden party.

___

Real Ale Society Garden Party

Date: Saturday 14th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: Free

Release Date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Promises to be a pretty decent afternoon, especially if you’re watching the pennies.

___

Sidney Sussex Boat Club Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 12:00

Tickets: TBC

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

With a growing reputation amongst grads in particular, this might just surprise you.

___

Girton Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 12:00

Tickets: FREE

Release date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Girton is free in a bid to draw the crowds. Will it work?

___

Crescents’ Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 09:00

Tickets: £15

Release date: SOLD OUT

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Alcohol mixed in barrels, and young men embarrassing themselves. A classic.

___

Gentlemen Wyverns’ Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 11:00

Tickets: £17 Silver, £22 Gold

Release date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Blazers and Shorts/Bikinis and Shades

Another year of no jelly wrestling. Tickets have got pricier, but they promise us double the ents of last year.

____

Trinity Hall Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: £14/15/16

Release date: AVAILBALE NOW

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Good clean fun. Food, booze, and no ritual humiliation.

_______

Squires’ Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 14:00-17:00

Release date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress code: Smart Casual

Hog roasts, Truly Medley Deeply, beer pong galore.

______

Idlers’ Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: TBC

Tickets: TBC

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

As drinking soc garden parties go, Pembroke’s is actually pretty sophisticated.

_______

Marguerites and Hippolytans Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 12:00-2:00

Tickets: TBC

Release Date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Booze-up with a fancy name in Christ’s Fellows’ Garden

_______

Murray Edwards Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 16:00

Tickets: £28

Release date: SOLD OUT

Dress Code: Castle Hill Carnival

Sold out in 20 minutes. Will it live up to the hype?

___

Chetwynd Society Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 18:00

Tickets: TBC

Release Date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

‘A crowd of undergraduates bent upon an evening of gaiety of speech and conduct’

___

Trinity College Science Society Garden Party

Date: Sunday 15th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: £2/4

Release Date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Cheap tickets and boozy Nat-Scis. What more could you want?

___

Blake Society Garden Party

Date: Monday 16th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: TBC

Release date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Blake and booze.

___

Fitzwilliam Museum Society Secret Garden Party

Date: Monday 16th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: £3

Release date AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Smart Casual

It’s secret. Oooo.

___

Newnham MCR Garden Party

Date: Wednesday 18th June

Time: 16:00

Tickets: £25

Release Date: AVAILABLE NOW

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Taken rather seriously.

___

Dilli Haat CUHCS Garden Party

Date: Wednesday 18th June

Time: 12:00

Tickets: TBC

Release Date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

The Cambridge University Hindu Cultural Society are planning quite a rumpus we hear.

___

Caius Medics, NatScis and Engineers Garden Party

Date: Thursday 19th June

Time: 12:30

Tickets: TBC

Release Date: TBC

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Engineers have fun too, y’know.

___

History Graduates’ Garden Party

Date: Friday 20th June

Time: 14:00

Tickets: £6/9/12

Release Date: TBC

Dress Code: June 1914: Europe’s last summer

If you’re in this minority, you might want to be here.

 

Questions, comments or more information? Email us: culture(@)cambridgetab.co.uk