Liverpool Freshers Week 2023: The Best Events To Attend

If you’re a new student heading to the vibrant city of Liverpool for university, you’re in luck as freshers week 2023 is just around the corner, with plenty of unforgettable events on the line-up. 

In this guide, we’ve rounded up some of the best events happening during this week-long period to ensure you have a blast from day one and make tons of new friends. 

So, get ready to round up your flatmates and head to these events during Liverpool freshers week, you won’t want to miss out! 

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1. UV Neon Rave 

What’s freshers without a party to remember? The UV Neon Rave at Hangar 34 is for sure not one to miss out on. 

This event is a highlight of Liverpool freshers week, and has been running for the past 10 years, so you’re sure to make unforgettable memories. 

You can expect UV neon face painting, free glow sticks, neon giveaways, prizes for the best outfits, massive inflatables, CO2 cannons, confetti showers and more. 

You’ll be able to make the most of student friendly drinks prices, and dance the night away with your new friends! 


When: 20th September 

Where: Hangar 34 

2. Groovyland

Liverpool freshers week is your chance to make new friends, explore the fantastic city, and kickstart your university experience with a bang. 

If you love disco music just as much as we do, one event that you need to grab a ticket to is Groovyland on the 18th of September. 

This is your chance to dance along to funky disco smash hits, meet like minded people, watch 70s and 80s performances, cheers to the good times and get plenty of Insta-worthy shots. 

What’re you waiting for? Get your ticket now before they sell out for a night of fun-filled memories! 



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When: 18th September 

Where: Moloko

3. The Big Freshers Lockdown 

Searching for the top Liverpool freshers week events? The Big Freshers Lockdown is your chance to kick off your university journey in style. 

Taking place at Fusion in the heart of the city centre, here there will be feel good tunes, colourful lights, great drinks deals and an eclectic atmosphere that will have you dancing the night away.  

Be sure to bring your dancing shoes and your best energy on the 17th of September for a night you won’t forget. 

Grab your ticket now to join the 3000 other freshers in attendance! 


When: 17th September 

Where: Fusion 

4. LOST : Liverpool Freshers : Electric Jungle

If you’re wanting to soak up every bit of excitement that your first week of university offers, you need to make your way to LOST : Liverpool Freshers : Electric Jungle.

On Friday 22nd September, Camp and Furnace will be transformed into a neon paradise with 2 rooms playing the best of house, tech, hip-hop, RnB and more. 

With dancers and performers, plenty of photo opportunities, CO2 and lasers, chill out areas and tons of new people to meet, this is an event you need to be part of. 

When it comes to Liverpool freshers week, this event has sold out for six years in a row so if you want to go, be sure to get a ticket pronto! 



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When: 22nd September 

Where: Camp and Furnace 

5. Baa Bar Freshers – Sunday Welcome Party

Freshers Week is your golden ticket to start your university journey on the right foot, and one event you need to attend is the Sunday Welcome Party.

Baa Bar is a nightlife favourite for both students and locals alike, and on the 17th of September their amazing club room will come alive with DJs spinning the best party tunes. 

Don’t want the fun to end? They’re not just hosting a Sunday event, Baa Bar will be putting on 7 nights of special events and guest DJs! 

Open from 8pm until 4am, with two floors, an outside courtyard and an extensive drinks selection, Baa Bar really is the place to be. 



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When: 17th September 

Where: Baa Bar 

6. Project X Freshers Warehouse Rave 

Are you wanting to kick things off with a bang? The Project X Freshers Warehouse Rave is the ultimate icebreaker. 

Taking place in Liverpool’s biggest warehouse, this massive event has something for everyone with club classics, huge lasers, epic production, tons of prizes, neon sticks and CO2 blasters. 

With a stacked lineup that’ll have you dancing until the early hours, this event is the perfect way to meet your fellow freshers and let loose after a week of settling in.

Go on then, purchase a ticket from Fatsoma now to avoid missing out! 


When: 21st September 

Where: Invisible Wind Factory 

7. Rhythm of the 90s

For all you 90s dance enthusiasts out there, Rhythm of the 90s at 24 Kitchen Street is your go-to destination. 

Prepare yourself for crowd pleasing beats in an intimate location in Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle, with great drinks deals and a buzzing atmosphere taking you through until the early hours. 

Whether you’re a seasoned raver or a first-timer, this event on the 23rd of September promises a good-time, so be sure to get a ticket! 



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When: 23rd September 

Where: 24 Kitchen Street 

8. Bingo Lingo

Bingo Lingo is your chance to experience Liverpool’s unique party scene and create memories that you’ll be talking about for a long time after freshers week.

On the 22nd of September at Camp and Furnace, this ultimate bingo rave party will combine huge party tunes, on stage battles, crowd-pleasing stage performers and huge prizes. 

They offer student discounted tickets so make sure to bring along your ID to make the most of some money off. 

Fingers crossed you’ll get lucky and win some great prizes, let the best player win! 



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When: 22nd September 

Where: Camp and Furnace 

Your university journey starts here, and what better way to kick it off than with a week you’ll never forget?! 

Liverpool Freshers Week 2023 is set to be a whirlwind of excitement, with an abundance of events to choose from – see you on the dancefloor!

Are you as excited as we are? Which events are you most looking forward to? Let us know @urbanstudentlife.

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