The Official KCL Freshers' Ball 2018 -The Masked Ball

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About the KCLSU

 Freshers' Ball 2018

Welcome to the Greatest Show on Earth! King's College London Students' Union and Original Sin Events are pleased to present The Masked Ball 2018, King's College London Official Freshers' Ball.

For one night only, on Monday 26th November 2018, the iconic KOKO Camden will be transformed into a captivating show to rival the greatest ball in the land. As always, expect anything from outrageous performers and face painters to the best DJs in London and the famous Masked Ball photo booth.

Revellers will be transported back in time to our famous masquerade ball in the most prestigious of London venues. Our aim is to provide students at KCL an unparalleled evening to celebrate the end of the freshers period in style. This is the largest and only formal event in the King's Freshers calendar. Now in it's 6th consecutive sell out year, you'd be absolutely mad to miss this. Join all the rest of your peers on the 1st of October for a night of sheer tomfoolery.

Be prepared for the extraordinary… this tailor made evening exquisitely merges the delights of a formal ball with the true London University experience to give you the only excuse to adorn your favourite frock or dickie bow tie and mask!

Dress Code: Wonderfully Formal

Where's the party at?

The Kings' College London Freshers' Ball ~ 2018 ~ Will be held in the iconic Koko Camden.


 Koko Camden, 1a Camden High St, London NW1 7JE


Event Information


Is this a KCL Students' Union Event?

Yes, this event is The  Kings' College London Freshers' Ball run by the KCL Students' Union and curated by Original Sin. 

Who are The Original Sin?

Original Sin are specialists in University Balls and large scale student events and the official event partner of King's College London / KCLSU.

Where is this Ball?

The Freshers' Ball 2018 will be held in the iconic KOKO Camden. Here’s the address:  1a Camden High St, London NW1 7JE

What do I need to get in?

All you need to gain entry to the event will be Photographic ID and your event wristband or E-Print (this can be shown on a smart phone or via print out).

What time does it start/finish?

The doors to the Masked Ball open at 9:30pm. Last entry will be 11pm and tickets will not be valid after this time. The curtains close at 2.30am.

Can guests and non-KCL students attend the event?

Yes, as long as they are accompanied by a current KCL student. You will be asked for proof of student ID when exchanging your E-Ticket. Each KCL student may purchase additional tickets for up to 4 ‘non-KCL’ guests.

What do I wear?

The dress code is ‘Wonderfully Formal'. Interpret that as you will, dress to impress with expression at your discretion and don't forget your mask!


I have a wristband but others have e-tickets?

Don’t worry - both the Original Sin fabric wristbands and FIXR e-tickets will be accepted for entry on the night. You don’t need to exchange them pre-event.

What do I need to bring to prove I’m me?

You will need a valid form of photo ID. I.E Driving License or Passport. You may be ID’d upon entry to the event. 

Do I need an E-ticket?

You will need to bring you FIXR E-Ticket or valid Original Sin wristband to the event to gain entry.

I can’t find my E-Ticket. Help!

Don’t panic!

1)    Download the free FIXR app on iOS or Android ( If you bought your tickets online, make sure you login to the app using the same account details initially used for purchasing your ticket/s.

2)    Select the 'My Profile' section in the app

3)    From here you should be able to select your ticket and save it and/or print it out ready for scanning at the entrance.

If you have any other problems with your ticket please contact our friends at FIXR through

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