Alumni Festival Weekend 2017

A - Z list of events

Browse A-Z of events below and help us to plan in advance by pre-registering.

Our Alumni Dinner and Lunch require booking via our online payment system.

A CAPPELLA

Friday 14 April

A cappella group the Alleycats will provide the entertaiment at the Alumni Dinner, Lower College Hall, St Salvator's Quadrangle, North Street (see ALUMNI DINNER below)       

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk or T: 01334 467194/461913          

AIKIDO

Saturday 15 April

3 - 7pm  Aikido, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com     

Sunday 16 April

12.30 - 4.30pm  Aikido, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com                                                      

ALUMNI DINNER

Friday 14 April

A cappella group the Alleycats will provide the entertaiment at the Alumni Dinner, Lower College Hall, St Salvator's Quadrangle, North Street (see ALUMNI DINNER below)            

Join fellow alumni for a three-course dinner and entertainment from a cappella group the Alleycats. Tickets, priced £35 per head, must be purchased in advance (and include a glass of wine on arrival and two glasses with the meal). Please contact the Alumni Relations Team if you would like assistance contacting friends and/or if you would like to reserve a table(s) of 10.  All groups should provide a lead person’s name when booking to be seated together.

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk or T: 01334 467194/461913          

ALUMNI LUNCH

Sunday 16 April

1pm  Easter Sunday Carvery Lunch, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre Abbey Street, KY16 9LA

Enjoy lunch with your fellow alumni. Tickets, priced £15.99  per head for adults and £7.99 for children for two courses, must be purchased in advance. Please contact the Alumni Relations Team if you would like assistance contacting friends and/or if you would like to reserve a table(s) of 10.  All groups should provide a lead person’s name when booking to be seated together.

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk or T: 01334 467194/461913

ARCHERY

Sunday 16 April

From 10am Annual Archery Silver Arrow Competition, Sports Pitches, Sports Centre, St Leonard’s Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E: archery@saints-sport.com

All alumni of the Archery Club are invited to enter or spectate

BADMINTON

Saturday 15 April

5 - 7pm Badminton Matches (alumni v current students), Sports Arena, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY
Enquiries E: alumni@saints-sport.com              

BASKETBALL

Saturday 15 April

9- 11am  Basketball alumni v current students friendly matches, Sports Arena, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY   

Enquiries: E: basketball@saints-sport.com                    

BOP

Friday 14 April

10.30pm  The BOP, Club 601, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ                                 

Relive your student dancing days. Tickets priced £3 each will be on sale at the door 

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

CAREER NETWORKING

Friday 14 April

5pm  Career Networking – a panel discussion and Q&A session for St Andrews alumni and final-year students. Small Rehearsal Room, Top Floor, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk                    

CEILIDH

Friday 14 April

7 - 9pm Charities Campaign Ceilidh, Club 601, Students’ Association, St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UZ
  
Tickets costing £5 can be reserved and paid for on the door on the night.

Enquiries: E: charities@st-andrews.ac.uk

CHAPEL SERVICE

Sunday 16 April

11am  Chapel Service, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street

Easter Sunday Service led by the Chaplain with the St Salvator's Chapel Choir.  Early arrival recommended.  

Enquiries: E:  chaplaincy@st-andrews.ac.uk  or T: 01334 462866       

CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT

Saturday 15 April

11.30am & 1pm Egg & Spoon Children's Show, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

 Visiting St Andrews with your children?  Enjoy a show with them at The Byre Theatre, now managed by the University. Tickets (£7 or £25 for a family ticket) through the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online 

 *** coming soon – details of a treasure hunt, spring-time storytelling and Easter-themed workshops in bonnet and card-making for little ones on Friday 14 and Saturday 16 April at the Byre Theatre ***

 COMEDY

Friday 14 April

8pm  Fife Comedy Festival, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA          

Scott Agnew - I've snapped my banjo string, let's just talk 

Tickets (priced £10/£8) via Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

Saturday 15 April

8pm  Fife Comedy Festival, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA          

Mark Nelson: Smiley Face  Tickets (priced £10/£8) via Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

CONCERT

Sunday 16 April

7.30pm   Easter Concert with St Salvator'sChapel Choir, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street

Directed by Tom Wilkinson (Bach, Bruhns, Praetorius).  Tickets to be purchased on the door £10

£8 (concessions), £5 (students and under 18s). 

Enquiries: E:  taw21@st-andrews.ac.uk  

DANCE

Friday 14 April

7 - 9pm Charities Campaign Ceilidh, Club 601, Students’ Association, St Mary’s Place, KY16 9UZ
  
Tickets costing £5 can be reserved and paid for on the door on the night.

Enquiries: E: charities@st-andrews.ac.uk

10.30pm  The BOP, Club 601, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ

Relive your student dancing days. Tickets priced £3 each will be on sale at the door

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

 

Saturday 15 April

10am  Dance Society Rehearsals (for Sunday Show), Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Come and be part of a 24-hour choreography challenge or watch the performance on Sunday

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com   

      

Sunday 16 April

3pm  Dance Society Show, The Stage, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ               

Dance performance following the 24-hour choreography challenge on Saturday.              

Enquiries: E:  saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk                

DANCE SOCIETY

Saturday 15 April

10am  Dance Society Rehearsals (for Sunday Show), Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ

Come and be part of a 24-hour choreography challenge or watch the performance on Sunday

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com
                          

Sunday 16 April

3pm  Dance Society Show, The Stage, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ               

Dance performance following the 24-hour choreography challenge on Saturday.              

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com                

DEBATING SOCIETY

Saturday 15 April

7.15 for 8pm  Alumni v Student Debate hosted by the Debating Society, Parliament Hall, South Street, KY16 9JU

Enquiries: E:  saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

DINNER

Friday 14 April

Join fellow alumni for a three-course dinner and entertainment from a cappella group the Alleycats. Tickets, priced £35 per head, must be purchased in advance (and include a glass of wine on arrival and two glasses of wine with the meal). Please contact the Alumni Relations Team if you would like assistance contacting friends and/or if you would like to reserve a table(s) of 10.  All groups should provide a lead person’s name when booking to be seated together.

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk or T: 01334 467194/461913          

EVENSONG

Sunday 16 April

4pm  Evensong with St Katharine's Choir, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street                      

Enquiries: E: taw21@st-andrews.ac.uk                      

EXHIBITION

Friday 14 April
9am – 3.45pm

Saturday 15 April
12 noon – 4pm

Scotland Through the Lens: 175 Years of Documentary Photography
Gateway Galleries, North Haugh, KY16 9RJ

FENCING

Saturday 15 April

3 - 7pm Fencing Club Session, Sports Arena, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com                              

  FIFE COMEDY FESTIVAL

 

Friday 14 April

8pm  Fife Comedy Festival, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA          

Scott Agnew - I've snapped my banjo string, let's just talk 

Tickets (priced £10/£8) via Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

Saturday 15 April

8pm  Fife Comedy Festival, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA          

Mark Nelson: Smiley Face  Tickets (priced £10/£8) via Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

FOOTBALL

Friday 14 April   

5-7pm Women’s Football, alumni versus current students friendly matches, F3/F4 pitches, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E:
footballw@saints-sport.com  

 

Saturday 15 April

10am – 12 noon   6-aside Football Tournament, Sports Pitches, Sports Centre, St Leonard’s Road, KY16 9DY       

Enquiries: E: usamfcalumni@gmail.com

1pm Football Match, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Come and enjoy a Saturday League game

Enquiries: E:usamfcalumni@gmail.com
                   

From 7pm  Football Ball, Old Course Hotel, Old Station Road, KY16 9SP

Enquiries: E:  usamfcalumni@gmail.com                             

 GILBERT & SULLIVAN SOCIETY

 

Friday 14 April

7.30pm  Gilbert & Sullivan Society: Utopia, Main Auditorium, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

Tickets (priced £12/£10/£8) via the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

Saturday 15 April

2.30pm   Gilbert & Sullivan Society: Utopia, Main Auditorium, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

Tickets (priced £12/£10/£8) via the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

7.30pm   Gilbert & Sullivan Society: Utopia, Main Auditorium, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

Tickets (priced £12/£10/£8) via the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

HALLS

 

Saturday 15 April

1pm  Enjoy tea & cake with the Senior Student & Hall Committee of your former Hall:

Participating halls are University Hall, Andrew Melville Hall, Deans Court , St Salvator's Hall. St Regulus Hall and Agnes Blackadder Hall.

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

INVESTMENT SOCIETY

Saturday 15 April

8pm  Investment Society, Drinks Stock Echange, Beacon Bar, Top Floor, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ  

Enquiries:  E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

LGBT SOCIETY

Friday 14 April

8pm  Postgraduate & LGBT Drinks, Beacon Bar, Top Floor, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ       

A get-together for current and former postgraduates and LGBT members           

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk                    

LUNCH

Sunday 16 April

1pm  Easter Sunday Carvery Lunch, Studio Theatre, Byre Theatre Abbey Street, KY16 9LA

Enjoy lunch (all Scottish produce) with your fellow alumni. Tickets, priced £15.99 per head for adults and £7.99 for children include two courses, must be purchased in advance. Please note drinks are not included in the price and must be purchased separately.  Please contact the Alumni Relations Team if you would like assistance contacting friends and/or if you would like to reserve a table(s) of 10.  All groups should provide a lead person’s name when booking to be seated together.

MERMAIDS

Friday 14 April

7.30pm Mermaids play: There but for the Grace of God, The Barron Theatre, North Street, KY16 9AD 

Tickets priced £5 each will be on sale at the door. 

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

 

Saturday 15 April

7.30pm    Mermaids play: There but for the Grace of God, The Barron Theatre, North Street, KY16 9AD 

Tickets priced £5 each will be on sale at the door. 

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

MUSIC

Friday 14 April

A cappella group the Alleycats will provide the entertaiment at the Alumni Dinner, Lower College Hall, St Salvator's Quadrangle, North Street (see ALUMNI DINNER above)     

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk or T: 01334 467194/461913          


7.30pm  Gilbert & Sullivan Society: Utopia, Main Auditorium, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

Tickets (priced £12/£10/£8) via the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

Saturday 15 April

2.30pm   Gilbert & Sullivan Society: Utopia, Main Auditorium, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

Tickets (priced £12/£10/£8) via the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

7.30pm   Gilbert & Sullivan Society: Utopia, Main Auditorium, Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA 

Tickets (priced £12/£10/£8) via the Byre Theatre Box Office T: 01334 475000 or online

Sunday 16 April

11am  Chapel Service, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street

Easter Sunday Service led by the Chaplain with the St Salvator's Chapel Choir.  Early arrival recommended.  

Enquiries: E: chaplaincy@st-andrews.ac.uk  or T: 01334 462866

4pm  Evensong with St Katharine's Choir, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street                      

Enquiries: E:  taw21@st-andrews.ac.uk

7.30pm   Easter Concert with St Salvator'sChapel Choir, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street

Directed by Tom Wilkinson (Bach, Bruhns, Praetorius).  Tickets to be purchased on the door £10 , £8 (concessions), £5 (students and under 18s). 

Enquiries:  E: taw21@st-andrews.ac.uk 

NETBALL

Saturday 15 April

9 - 11am  Netball Alumni v Current Students Matches, Sports Arena, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E:  alumni@saints-sport.com                    

PIER WALK

Sunday 16 April

approx 12 noon  Pier Walk led by the President of the Students' Association and its Alumni Committee  

Those who wish to recreate the tradition, please meet on the cobbles outside St Salvator’s Chapel.

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

POSTGRADUATE SOCIETY

Friday 14 April

8pm  Postgraduate & LGBT Drinks, Beacon Bar, Top Floor, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ       

A get-together for current and former postgraduates and LGBT members           

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk                    

RECTOR’S RECEPTION

Friday 14 April

6.30pm Rector's Reception, Old Union Coffee Shop, North Street          

Drinks Reception for current and former Rectors and their Assessors

Enquiries: E: rector@st-andrews.ac.uk 

   REGISTRATION

 

Friday 14 April

3 - 6pm Registration and Information, Development, 91 North Street, KY16 9AJ

Collect your free goodie bag and an alumni wristband (to gain access to Festival venues).

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk  or T: 01334 467194/461913

Saturday 15 April

10am - 12 noon  Registration and Information, Main Bar, Students' Association, St Mary's Place, KY16 9UZ

Meet up with fellow alumni and enjoy a free snack while collecting your free goodie bag and alumni wristband (to gain access to Festival venues).

Enquiries: E: alumni@st-andrews.ac.uk T: 01334 467194/461913
 

10am - 12 noon   Registration and Information, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Here to watch your old team? Remember to collect your free goodie bag and alumni wristband (giving access to Festival venues).

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com

RUGBY

Saturday 15 April

9am - 5pm  Annual Men's and Women's Sevens Rugby Tournament, Sports Pitches, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY   

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com                      

From 10pm  Rugby Afterparty  venue tbc

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com                              

SPORT

See 

AIKIDO

ARCHERY

BADMINTON

BASKETBALL

FENCING

FOOTBALL

NETBALL

RUGBY

SPORTS CENTRE TOURS

TENNIS

TRAMPOLINE

VOLLEYBALL

SPORTS CENTRE TOURS

Saturday 15 April

1-2pm   Sports Centre Tours, from Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY

Eplore the wonderful new facilities on a guided tour. Please meet in Reception.

Enquiries:  E: alumni@saints-sport.com

ST KATHERINE’S CHOIR

Sunday 16 April

4pm  Evensong with St Katharine's Choir, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street                      

Enquiries:  E: taw21@st-andrews.ac.uk                      

ST SALVATOR’S CHAPEL CHOIR

Sunday 16 April

11am  Chapel Service, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street

Easter Sunday Service led by the Chaplain with the St Salvator's Chapel Choir.  Early arrival recommended.  

Enquiries: E: chaplaincy@st-andrews.ac.uk  or T: 01334 462866       

ST SALVATOR’S CHAPEL CHOIR

Sunday 16 April

7.30pm   Easter Concert with St Salvator'sChapel Choir, St Salvator's Chapel, North Street

Directed by Tom Wilkinson (Bach, Bruhns, Praetorius).  Tickets to be purchased on the door £10

£8 (concessions), £5 (students and under 18s). 

Enquiries: E:  taw21@st-andrews.ac.uk  

TENNIS

Saturday 15 April
11am – 5pm Tennis Alumni v Current Students Tournament, Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY
Enquiries: E:
tennis@saints-sport.com

THEATRE

Friday 14 April

7.30pm Mermaids play: There but for the Grace of God, The Barron Theatre, North Street, KY16 9AD 

Tickets priced £5 each will be on sale at the door. 

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

 

Saturday 15 April

7.30pm    Mermaids play: There but for the Grace of God, The Barron Theatre, North Street, KY16 9AD 

Tickets priced £5 each will be on sale at the door. 

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

TRAMPOLINE

Saturday 15 April

11am - 1pm Trampoline & Gymnastics Club - Trampoline session, Sports Arena , Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY       

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com           

 

Sunday 16 April

2 - 6pm Trampoline & Gymnastics Club - Trampoline session, Sports Arena , Sports Centre, St Leonard's Road, KY16 9DY       

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com  

                   

VOLLEYBALL

Saturday 15 April

1 - 3pm Volleyball Tournament, Sports Arena, Sports Centre, St Leonard’s Road, KY16 9DY

Enquiries: E: alumni@saints-sport.com
              

Sunday 16 April

From 10.30am   Volleyball Beach Tournament, West Sands beach

Enquiries: E: saalumni@st-andrews.ac.uk

WATERPOLO

Saturday 15 April

Time tbc  Waterpolo session/match, Olympia Pool, Whale Lane, Dundee, DD1 3JU

Enquiries: E:  alumni@saints-sport.com                                              

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