Ice Breaker

Monday 27 September 2021, 10pm - 3am

Y Plas

Event Information

In the last 7 years The Big Freshers Icebreaker has provided a right of passage between ordinary life and University for over 300,000 students... and now it's your turn.

This is not just an event... it's a tradition We sell out very far in advance every year, so please make sure to buy your ticket early. 

Icebreaker Wristband & Bingo Competition

Every ticket comes with an Icebreaker wristband & separate Icebreaker bingo ticket collected on arrival. On each wristband there will be a list of social challenges to complete on the night with your new flatmates,(use the # when posting them on Instagram) then at 1 am & 2 am a bingo card number will be called out by the DJ & hype man where the winner be given their prize on stage!!

We don't need to tell you how to make friends, but we certainly know how to mix things up and make things interesting.

Our shows vary from venue to venue so make sure to check the individual Facebook event for your city. Here's some of the stuff we'll be throwing at you this year:

Our motto is anything goes: (Think of a drunk Circus!)

Back Flipping Stilt walkers
DJ & Hype Man
Co2, Confetti
Midnight Balloon Drop
Street entertainment 
Circus processions through the crowd
Social Wristband challenges
Icebreaker Bingo Ticket On Arrival


Strictly 18+

Advance tickets guarantee you entry until 23:00 after this time tickets will still remain valid however entry will be given depending on venue capacity.

If you are not a Cardiff University student, please bring a copy of the purchase confirmation with you on the night along with valid photo ID and an alternative valid student card.