©Darwin May Ball 2019.


Tickets for Darwin May Ball are now SOLD OUT.

Name Changes

In the unfortunate circumstance that you are no longer able to attend, name changes can be purchased here.

The name change deadline has now been extended to Sunday 16th June 2019 at 23:59.

After this time, all tickets will be final .


Base Ticket Prices

Current Darwin Members' tickets are available from £115.

Members can buy up to 6 guest tickets for non-Darwin students and non-Cambridge guests.


Darwin Fellows and Alumni can buy tickets from £125.

Non-Darwin students and non-Cambridge guests can purchase tickets at £135 and £145 respectively.

Non-Cambridge guests must be accompanied by a Cambridge Student/Fellow/Alumni.

Standard Tickets


Queue Jump

Queue jump tickets are available for a £15 supplement on the base price and ensure first entry into the Ball from 20:00.



VIP Tickets

A VIP reception will be held on the Island, allowing guests to enter the Ball one hour early by punt, from 19:00. The reception includes a selection of bespoke food, champagne and musical entertainment.

The VIP tickets are available for a £45 supplement on the base price.



Ticketing Terms and Conditions

Please read our ticketing terms and conditions here.

Gate Crashers and Journalists Policies can be found here.


Tickets will be sold through FIXR to all guests.

Any enquiries, please contact our ticketing officer, Jordan, at mayball-ticketing@darwin.cam.ac.uk


Darwin May Ball Committee 2019

Images courtesy of Paper Butterfly Productions.