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The President and Committee of the St John's College May Ball request the pleasure of your company at the 129th May Ball

Prices and availability

You MUST be affiliated with St John's College to apply for tickets.
Learn more about the ticket application process in our Support Centre.


Standard Double

£350
  • FastTrack +£70
  • Breakfast +£60
  • Dining +£135
  • FastTrack & Breakfast +£130
  • Breakfast & Dining +£195
  • Apply!

1888 Club

£520
  • VIP Experience
  • Drinks reception at the Master’s Lodge
  • Enter the Ball ahead of the rush
  • Access to our private suites
  • Not available to current students
  • Email our Vice President, Connie

Alumni Double

£395
  • FastTrack +£70
  • Breakfast +£60
  • Dining +£135
  • FastTrack & Breakfast +£130
  • Breakfast & Dining +£195
  • Apply!

Upgrades can be added at any stage of the application process. For more details, please see the Support Centre.

FastTrack

Beat the crowds and start your evening off in style.

Enjoy the calm of a champagne and canapé reception in Chapel Court from 8pm until 9pm and then be the first to enter the ball when it opens at 9pm.

Breakfast

Take a relaxing breather from the ball in the early hours.

At 3am, take in an indulgent buffet breakfast in the exclusive surroundings of the Senior Common Room. The perfect way to sustain you through to the end.

Dining

Begin your night in luxury with a delicious five-course menu.

Accompanied by music in the Senior Common Room, you and yours will savour culinary excellence from 7.30pm, finishing in time for our fireworks display.