Roses Live 2019


opening ceremony

Friday 3 May 18.00 (19.00 start)

York Sport Arena, York Sport Centre, University of York, YO10 5NA

The opening ceremony promises to start the weekend with a bang! For the first time in Roses history, a women’s sport is the opening fixture - come along to see York’s Women’s Netball team take on Lancaster.

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Roses Festival

Friday 3 May 18.45 (fixture screening starts at 19.00)

Greg’s Place, University of York, YO10 5DD

As the official beginning of the weekend, this family-friendly event will see the university come alive with activity. The event will feature an outdoor stage with live performances from local and student groups, funfair stalls and a spectacular fireworks display on the lake (approx. 9.45pm)!

From 7pm the Opening Ceremony will be screened LIVE to Greg’s Place!

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Give it a Go Families

Saturday 4 May [12.00-16.00}

Continuing YUSU’s hugely successful student programme of ‘Give it a Go’ sessions, families and other local residents are warmly invited to try out sporting activities for free!

Roses under the stars

Saturday 4 May [20.00 provisionally]

Greg’s Place, University of York, YO10 5DD

Taking advantage of the huge screen at the heart of campus, we’re teaming up with York Student Cinema to host an early screening of Creed (12A) which will take place under the stars for all to enjoy- topped off with drinks and popcorn!

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Saturday 4 May 10.30

Roger Kirk Centre, Heslington, York YO10 5DD

An always popular fixture, darts matches between York and Lancaster attract audiences from all over! Taking place in Roger Kirk Centre, come and cheer on the White Rose.

Roses Club Night

Saturday 4th May 2019, 10.30pm

The Lounge, University of York, YO10 5DD

The OFFICIAL Roses 2019 club night!
Our largest on-campus club event. Expect two rooms of music (featuring SOUL Candy and CLKWORK!) with special guest DJs, chill-out lounge, street food, festival stalls, photo booths and much more... York Parties bring you a great night out - without even having to leave campus!
Keep hold of your club night wristband to gain FREE entry to the Roses After Party at Revs on Sunday.

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Closing Festival

Sunday 5 May, 18:00

Location TBC

The moment everyone waits for - the announcement of the winning team! Come along on Sunday afternoon for the grand finale of the games, and see who will be claiming the prestigious Carter James Trophy.