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TGIF! The best live events happening this weekend

TGIF! The best live events happening this weekend

Happy weekend everybody! TGIF!

If you’re stuck on what to do this weekend then don’t worry, here at Student Life Guide we’re going to run you through a few live events that are happening around the country that you can maybe pop along to!

If your home city isn’t mentioned, don’t worry; you can always visit friends in another, it is the weekend after all- go and explore!


Head over to Roof East Club in Stratford, London this weekend where you can enjoy a variety of activities from curling, dining in igloos and even having a few drinks in an ice bar! Entry is free tomorrow! Visit the site here for more info! 

Head up to the Hot Gin Roof this weekend in Soho, London.

It’s a cocktail pop up bar on the 4th floor of the Ham Yard Hotel. It’s a little pricey, with an £18 entry fee, but if you are looking to celebrate a birthday or a special occasion this weekend then this is a great activity! Visit the site here for more info!


Where do I start with Manchester? To tell the truth, even if you have no plan for the weekend, you are bound to find somewhere this weekend by popping out into the town centre.

You can head to Victoria Warehouse this weekend to enjoy a DJ set by Galantis and special guests. Tickets are £22.50 and doors open at 7pm!

The Deaf Institute in Manchester are hosting their rather famous 80’s night this weekend, often referred to as ‘Girl’s on Film’. So, if you fancy a night of dancing away to some 80’s ‘bangers’ then head over to the Deaf Institute, tickets start at £4, bargain!

42’s nightclub in Manchester are hosting a club night this Saturday called ‘Urban Legends.

There will be plenty of 70’s and 80’s rock songs playing, so head along if that’s your thing!


Head over to the Cape Club in Leeds this weekend for a club night of indie and rock tunes.

Don Bronco is playing a set list at the Academy in Leeds this weekend, head along if this is your thing; tickets are only £20 which is great value!

Don’t freak out too much guys, but there’s an Elvis Tribute act at the Old Red Lion Hotel in Leeds this weekend, it goes on till 11 pm and it’s free entry!


There’s a Valentines Drum and Bass Ball happening at Boxxed In this weekend in Birmingham. Tickets are £25; head along if you fancy it!

Indie Rock Band ‘Cabbage’ are playing at the Castle and Falcon in Birmingham this weekend, head along, tickets are only £14!

There’s a Heavy Metal festival happening at the O2 Academy this weekend, doors open at 6pm and it goes on until midnight!


Pop to Club Tropicana in Cardiff this weekend for a full night of the cheesiest 80’s songs there are to offer! Entry is £3 and the drinks are reasonable!

There’s a comedy night being held at the Comedy Club in Cardiff this weekend, standard tickets are £14 and you get to enjoy a variety of acts!


There’s a comedy gala happening this weekend in Oxford! Tickets are £15, it’s in aid of Oxford Mind charity, so head along and support a good cause, and have a giggle at the acts!

Tom Zanetti and K.O Kane are playing a DJ set at the O2 Academy Oxford this weekend if you want to pop along. Tickets are £14 online and at the door.


Fancy indulging in a night of pure Beatles’ music? Head along to The Camp and Furnace in Liverpool this weekend for an afternoon of fun and dance to your favourite Liverpool band.

There’s a comedy club event happening this weekend at the Bentley in Liverpool. Tickets are pretty hard to come by, you have to join a waiting list, check out the sight here for more info.


There’s a club night hosting a mixture of soul, funk and blues music this weekend in Nottingham, tickets are free and the whole night is hosted by two DJs. Perfect.

There’s a Northern Soul and Motown Night being held at the Holiday Inn in Nottingham this weekend! There’s a waiting list for tickets so get applying!



Elizabeth Whittingham Elizabeth is a history graduate currently working in content and communications.