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Trick or true? Halloween at true student

Posted 28 Oct 2022
Two carved Halloween pumpkins

Get ready to be spooked! Halloween is just around the corner and true student has a host of spine-tingling treats in store. Join us for classic Halloween activities such as pumpkin carving, horror movie nights and a truly haunting Halloween party.

So, what are you waiting for? Get your scariest costume ready and join us for a spooktacular time! Our Halloween parties are sure to be a scream, with plenty of drinks, dancing and frightful fun!

How do I join in the Halloween party?

This year’s Halloween party is a ticketed event across all true student locations, with all residents receiving a free ticket. The date and time of the party differ across true locations, ranging between the 29th and 31st. You can find the specific time and date of the Halloween party on your locations event calendar, but to save you a job, here are the start times and dates for each true location:


Saturday 29th at 5pm – Festival zone


Saturday 29th at 7pm – Festival zone


Sunday 30th at 7pm – Festival zone

Manchester, Salford:

Saturday 29th at 8pm – Festival zone

Newcastle Opto:

Monday 31st at 7pm – Opto bar


Monday 31st at 7pm – Festival zone

Do I need to come dressed up?

It wouldn’t be a Halloween party without costumes, which is why this year’s dress code is fancy dress ONLY. There will also be a best-dressed competition with prizes up for grabs, so don’t be afraid to go all out with your costume and make a statement. You’ll want to look your terrifying best for the Halloween photo booth!


Will there be food and drink available?

You can expect a lot more than just haunting music and terrifying costumes at this year’s party with plenty of Halloween-themed drinks from spooktacular cocktails and mocktails to alcohol and soft drinks. The Halloween theme doesn’t stop there, with toffee apples, candyfloss, snacks and sweets aplenty, you may work up the appetite to give apple bobbing a try!


All that’s left to do is don your scariest costume and join us for a true Halloween party! If you have any questions prior to the event, be sure to contact the accommodation team for more information.

Posted 28 Oct 2022