Fri 15th & Sat 16th July
Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen
Tickets: £47
 


Event DetailsTickets | Menu | Important Info & FAQs



Celebrate your graduation in style!

Once again we take over the famous Aberdeen Beach Ballroom for an night of celebrations, music, dancing, and a fantastic four course meal.

Due to continued popularity and demand for tickets, we will again be holding two nights of celebrations, and you will have the opportunity to attend a Graduation Ball on either Friday 15th or Saturday 16th July.

Tickets for both nights will be available to purchase from Thursday 28th April

As always, we expect tickets to sell extremely fast, so please begin sorting your plans and arranging any group purchases to avoid disappointment.
 


Tickets

Once again we saw a phenomenal demand at the opening of Graduation Ball ticket sales. Huge thanks go out to everyone who braved the queues, especially those that camped out from 6:30am to secure tickets! The latest ticket updates for both Friday and Saturday nights are listed below:
 

FRIDAY 15th

- There are no full tables available to purchase.
- There are still a small number of tickets available, these are either individual seats or groups of 2 or 3 on existing tables.
- A handful of tables are available on the balcony area of the ballroom. These can hold a maximum of 4 people.

SATURDAY 16th

- There are no full tables available to purchase.
- There are still a small number of tickets available, these are either individual seats or groups of 2 or 3 on existing tables.
- A handful of tables are available on the balcony area of the ballroom. These can hold a maximum of 4 people.

Ticket sales are available at Deeview Student Store in the Sir Ian Wood Building from 9:30am until 3:30pm, Monday - Friday.
You can also call them directly on 01224 262 261 during these times if you have any questions.
 


Menu

Warm Tart of Goats Cheese


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Soup


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Carvery Options:

Traditional Roast Turkey
with Pan Gravy, Chipolatas, Stuffing & Cranberry Sauce

Roast Aberdeenshire Beef
Prime Roast Ribeye with Red Wine Gravy

Vegetarian Option Available

Plus Chef's Selection of Seasonal Vegetables & Roast Potatoes


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Duo of White and Dark Chocolate Cheesecake


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Tea and Coffee
 



Important Info & FAQs

FULL TABLE / GROUP PURCHASES

Due to demand for tickets, tables cannot be reserved or ‘held’. You can purchase a full table, however we will need payments to be made for all tickets at the time of purchase, along with the names & matriculation numbers of each member of your group (and the names of any plus one).
To guarantee that you are sitting next to your friends, it is strongly advised that you buy your tickets at the same time.
 

GUESTS / PLUS-ONES

RGU students are permitted to bring one guest only. You must buy a ticket for your guest and supply us with their name at the point of purchase.
 

BUYING MULTIPLE TICKETS

You can buy a ticket for your friend(s) if they are unable to get to Deeview Student Store, but you must provide us with their names and matriculation numbers when purchasing.
 

PAYMENT METHODS

Payments can be made by cash or by credit/debit card at the Deeview Student Store.
There will be two queuing systems in place on the first day of ticket sales, one for cash payments and one for card payments. Please make sure that you are in the correct queue.
 

MATRICULATION NUMBERS

You must supply us with your matriculation number when purchasing your ticket. If you are purchasing multiple tickets, you must provide the matriculation numbers of each member of your group along with the names of any plus-ones.
 

ONLINE SALES

A limited number of full tables will be available to purchase through the Union website, but please be aware that this allocation sold out within minutes of being released last year.
The best chance of securing tickets is to buy directly from Deeview Student Store.
 

TABLE CAPACITIES

Tables can accommodate a maximum of 12 people. If you are buying tickets for a smaller group size, please be aware that there may be other ticket-holders allocated to your table in order to bring the total number up to 12.
A number of 4 person tables will also be available to buy. These are located on the balcony of the Beach Ballroom. Please ask our staff in the Deeview Student Store for more information regarding these tables.
 

MENU

We are working closely with the venue to confirm a fantastic menu for this event.
The main course will be a carvery, with a choice of meats available. A vegetarian main course will also be available.
 

DIETARY REQUIREMENTS

Please make us aware of any special dietary requirements/allergies at the point of purchase.
 

AFTER PARTY

Your ticket will also entitle you to free entry to the Graduation Ball After Party, details will be released soon.
Transport from the Beach Ballroom to the after party venue is also included in your ticket price.
 

NON ALCOHOLIC DRINKS

Your ticket price includes an arrival drink and half a bottle of wine per person.
If you do not drink alcohol, please let us know when purchasing your tickets and we will arrange for alternative soft drink options.

 


 
If you have any other questions, please email gradball@rguunion.co.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible.