Oxford's Only White Tie Winter Ball

Oxford’s only white tie winter ball

 

On 30 November 2019, attire yourself in the finest white tie and step through our gates into an aurora of light and stars…

 

ESCAPE

INTO

ONE OF OUR

COUNTLESS

ATTRACTIONS

We have pulled out all the stops to keep you entertained throughout the night. Relive your best childhood memories with dodgems, 90s arcade games, and funfair rides. Challenge your friends to a karaoke battle or try your hand at gambling in our very own casino. If you tire from the rides and games, recover in the toasty shisha tent, enjoy a magic show, or watch a ballet performance.

 
 

INDULGE

IN A

Delicious

ARRAY OF

FOOD and DRINK

 
 

In addition to formal dining, the quads of Merton College will be replete with some of the finest food the city has to offer, allowing you to feast throughout the night. With multiple large bars set up across college, your favourite drink is never far away! From Tibetan Soul Food to the best alcoholic milkshakes in town, our team has worked extra hard to make sure there is something for everyone, including vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options


 
 

Treat yourself

to an

exquisite meal in

Oxford’s

Oldest Hall

 
 

In addition to smaller plates served throughout the night, all guests are able to opt for a formal meal add-on to their ticket.

Marking the Perfect Start to a Perfect Evening, Formal Dining allows guests to arrive early for a luxurious drinks receptions and enjoy an exquisite menu in one of the oldest halls in all of Oxford.

Formal Dining tickets are sold as an add-on option for £50, available in our FIXR shop here.

 

Dance

away TO

Amazing

live music

All.

night.

long.

With our varied music selection across 3 stages, there’s sure to be something for everyone’s taste. Our main stage will feature local bands and DJs throughout the night, ending in an exciting international headliner. If that’s not quite your scene, Mob Quad will be turned into an intimate alternative stage, featuring the best of Oxford’s underground, techno and hip-hop talent throughout the night.

 
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Bask in the Splendour of Oxford’s Oldest College

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Tickets are available via the embedded FIXR shop or via the link. There are three types of tickets for main purchasers:

  • Current Mertonian Students (£171),

  • Current Non-Mertonian Oxford Students (£191)

  • Merton Alumni (£191)

All main purchasers will also be able to buy guest tickets for as many guests as they like. Guests can be from outside Oxford and do not need to be affiliated with Merton College or Oxford.

For verification purposes, all students must provide their student number and oxford email address. All alumni will need to provide their year of Matriculation and email address registered with the Alumni Office. These questions will appear after you’ve confirmed your ticket purchase. Please do not close the window until you’ve answered them

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TICKET TREATS

 

We are proud to be partnering with Shepherd and Woodward and Walters of Oxford, to give you 15% off your Full White Tie Rental and 10% off purchases with your Merton Winter Ball Ticket.

Ticket Holders will pay a special rental price of only £84.99 for Full White Tie Hire and only £64.99 for a Tailcoat & Waistcoat.

Additionally, there is a 10% discount for ticket holders on any purchase of a dress suit and/or accessories (including dress shirts, bow ties, white gloves, etc.)

We also organise a series of give-away competitions on our Facebook page, from restaurant vouchers, limited edition music records and more! Make sure to like the page to make sure you don’t miss our next one!

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CHARITY

 
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The Merton Winter Ball is proud to be participating in the What’s A Pound initiative, in which £1 from each ticket sold is donated to charity, and we are excited to see how much difference a small donation can make.

The receiving charities, selected by the Merton College JCR and MCR, are Students Supporting Street Kids and Sobell House.

Sponsorship

 

We are incredibly proud to be sponsoring with a series of local and global businesses, including:

 
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We offer multiple lucrative Sponsorship opportunities and welcome any sponsorship inquiries, whether pure financial support or via product sponsorship. If you or your business would like to support the Ball or form a partnership with us, please do not hesitate to get in touch either by emailing: ball.sponsorship@merton.ox.ac.uk or contact us via the form below.

 

COMMITTEE

 
 
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MILO.

REYNOLDS

CHAIR

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DYLAN.

GUTT

SECRETARY

 
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SIMON.

VAN TEuTEM

TREASURER

 
 
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ISADORA.

JANSSEN

MARKETING DIRECTOR

MARKETING TEAM

Leo Wong — Design Officer

Zheng Hong Lieu — Ticketing and Website Officer

Siddhant Iyer- Product Sponsorship Officer

Sunny Chen — Corporate Sponsorship Officer

James Morrison — Social Media Officer

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IZZY.

SANDERS

FOOD & DRINKS DIRECTOR

FOOD AND DRINKS TEAM

Rosanna Miller — Formal Dining Officer

Isabelle Goodridge — Informal Food Officer

Valentin Nicod — Drinks and Bars Officer


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JESSy.

JINDAL

ENTERTAINMENT DIRECTOR

ENTERTAINMENT TEAM

Julia Willemyns — Music Officer

Federico Amodeo — Non-musical Entertainment

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JULES.

DESAI

PRODUCTION DIRECTOR

PRODUCTION TEAM

Seb Dows-Miller — Production Officer

Jessica Searle — Facilities and Timetabling Officer

Ellen Sharman — Decorations Officer

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Joe.

Morford

Health and safety director

 

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