Calling all freshers and seasoned students alike! Get ready to don your glad rags, pick up your party hat and celebrate the approach of the new academic year in style with yours truly. For the first time ever, GlasgowLiving are delighted to announce our partnership with the Freshers Fringe, a two-week long event from 15th – 30th September exclusively for students, rammed with club nights, 60+ events, discounts, freebies and delicious grub!

Intrigued? Not only does the Freshers Fringe guarantee to warm your bellies and be kind on those tight purse strings, but also this year we’re offering discounts on wristbands with the promo code: glasgowliving17, slicing down the price From £20 to £15 on a range of multi-venue events for you lucky freshers. From hand selected culinary delights from around the city, movie madness and club nights to gym memberships and taxi rides – GlasgowLiving and Freshers Fringe have got you sorted.

Image: Chaakoo Bombay Cafe

Want to know exactly what you’ll be getting your mitts on? If you’re a pizza fanatic (who isn’t) Papa John’s will be giving away FREE PIZZA to hungry freshers, and you’ll also get massive discounts and deals at the city’s best eateries including Bar Burrito, 13th Note, Firewater, Gordon St Coffee, Chaakoo, Topolabamba and many more!

Partial to the odd schooner dram? Guzzle down your faves with £2 pints at Shilling Brewing Co., City Retro 41 lock in with a whopping 30% discount on drinks from Finneston Distillery Company PLUS exclusive access to BAaD’s Pint Of Science event.

Consider yourself a party animal? Whether you’re a lion, tiger or bear, here are some of the biggest highlights from our favourite clubs:


  • Bamboo Glasgow(all night 15, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25. until 11:30pm; 16, 17, 20, 23 September)
  • The Buff Club(valid all nights 15 – 30 September)
  • Cathouse Rock Club(valid 17 – 28 September. excluding 24, 25, 26 September)
  • Firewater, Glasgow(valid 15 – 30 September / all nights excluding Thursday)
  • KOKOMO Glasgow(all night 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25. until 11:30pm; 18, 21 September)
  • The Garage(valid 17 – 28 September. excluding Tues 19, Fri 23, sat 24)
  • The Shed(valid 15 – 30 September all nights)
  • Lola’s Glasgow+ £3 cocktails + free cloakroom (free entry until 12. 15 – 30 September)
  • Keep an eye out for offers en route from BOTECO DO BRASIL, MANGO Tropical Bar/Restaurant/Club, Mohair Glasgow, AXM Club (Glasgow)
Image: Forevermore Tattoo Parlour

As if that’s not enough, there are plenty more opportunities for tattoo lovers, gym bunnies, beauty gurus and music lovers, with discounts and freebies galore:



Your wristband will also gain you Q-SKIP entry to the most anticipated event of the Freshers Fringe – the Freshers Festival, a two-day long party with an eclectic showcase of the fiercest attractions and brands in the city and unique interactive opportunities for networking, careers and personal development.

Keep up to date with all Freshers Fringe chat on Facebook and Twitter and remember to grab your ticket with promo code: glasgowliving17 and join us for the biggest and best fiesta of the year!