IT IS A PLEASURE OF THE COMMITTEE TO PRESENT TO YOU THIS GUIDE TO ALL THINGS ECLIPSE AT HOMERTON MAY BALL 2023. FROM DICK AND DOM TO SILENT DISCOS, FROM BAO BUNS TO GIN AND TONIC ICE
CREAM, START YOUR MAY WEEK THE RIGHT WAY! THIS PROGRAMME WILL BE YOUR GUIDING STAR. READ IT WELL, AND GET EXCITED.
WE'LL SEE YOU FRIDAY 9PM.
Entrytotheballwillstartfrom9pm.Thequeue will be accessible via the main entrance to Homerton College on Hills Road and will be situated in the Mary Allan Building car park. Therewillbetwolines:oneforstandardtickets, andoneforqueuejump.
Upon entry, your ID and ticket will be checked, and we will provide you with a wristband. This wristband provides you with access to the ball. Please do not remove this as staff have been instructed to escort anyone without a wristbandoutoftheMayBall.
21:45-22:45: KATY RATCLIFFE
Tribute (alternative rock)
SWEET OPTIONS LOVETAG VERRECHIA
PLEASE TURN OVER FOR A COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF ALL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS AND ALLERGENSPERVENDOR!
Meat is certified halal . Spicy chicken: contains mustard, contains soya . Grilled chicken: contains soya . Vegan option available: containsmustard,containssoya.
Grilledchicken:containsgluten,containspeanuts, containssesameseeds,containsonionandgarlic Tofu/jalapeño(Vegan):containsmustard, containspeanuts,containssoya,containssulphur dioxide,containsonionandgarlic Chickensatay: containspeanuts,containssesameseeds
Popcorn,candyfloss:Vegetarian,canbemadevegan Darkchocolatefountain:Vegan Milkchocolate fountain:Vegetarian,containsmilk Marshmallows: containsgluten,containsgelatine Vegetarian marshmallows: Glutenfree,Gelatinefree
Margarita:Vegetarian,containsmilk. BillyGoat: Vegetarian,containsmilk .TreeHugger:Vegan. All pizzascontaingluten(exceptglutenfree).
Classic:vegan,containscelery,containswheat, containsmustard,containssoya.Spicy:vegan, containswheat,containsmustard,containssoya . Smokey:vegan,containswheat,containssoya.
Clottedcreamvanilla:containsmilk .Honeycomb caramelripple:containsmilk.Chunkychocolate: containsmilk,containssoya.Toffeebanana: containsmilk,containssoya. Marsalarumandraisin: containsmilk. Strawberriesandcream:containsmilk. Mintchocchip:containsmilk,containssoya . Chocolate:Vegan,containssoya.GinandTonic sorbet:Vegan,noallergens. Mediterraneanlemon sorbet:Vegan,noallergens.
Burgers:vegetarianandveganoptions,Halaloption available, Glutenfreeoptionavailable,allcontains milk(exceptveganoptions),non-glutenfreeburgers containgluten.
ThereiswheelchairaccesstothewholesiteofHomertonMayBall, however,pleasenotethatABClawn,D&Elawnandprincipal’slawn areallgrasswhichmaycausedifficultiesforelectricwheelchairusers. Thereisanaccessibletoiletavailable,gender-neutraltoilets available,aswellasportabletoiletslocatedontheprincipal’slawn.
HEALTH & SAFETY
FirstaidwillbeprovidedbyStJohn’sAmbulance.Theywillbelocated intheMacauleyRoom.Ifyouhavealong-termhealthconditionthat weshouldknowinadvance,orifthereareconcernsthatyour conditionmaybeaffectedduringHomertonMayBall,pleasegetin touch. Waterwillbeavailablethroughouttheevent. Ifyouurgentlyneedwater,contactacommitteemember,workeror securityofficersassoonaspossible.
Thereareavarietyoffoodoptionsavailable,includingvegetarian, veganandgluten-freeoptions. Allergies-Allergeninformationisprovidedateachstall.
Quietspaces-TheDrawingRoomisthedesignatedquietspacefor theevent.Nospecialarrangementwillbeneededtoaccessthis room,andyoumaycomeandgoasyouplease/whenneeded.
Ifatanypointthroughouttheeventyouwouldlikeassistance,please informanyofthecommitteemembers.Thecommitteewillbein constantcontactwitheachotherandcollegestaffandportersto ensurethatwecansupportyouaseffectivelyaspossible.
Flowers by Pinky is a specialist florist in Cambridge, providing bespoke floral arrangementsforeventsbothbigandsmall.They will be providing floral decorations for the Ball, so expect some May Ball magic on behalf of Flowers byPinky.
Bodega Bay, providing Homerton May Ball with Refreshing Hard Seltzer made with triple grain vodka,sparklingwaterandnaturalfruitflavours
BodegaBayiscraftedtotasteperfectservedcold straight out of the can or in a glass over ice... but their purpose? To serve healthy hedonists and gavebacktotheglobalcommunity
On every Cobra Beer bottle you'll find their story embossed into the very glass. It brings to life the journey they took from a brewery in Bangalore to thelipsofbeerloversallovertheworld.
In 2020 Cobra Beer was awarded 11 new Monde Selection medals, taking the total medal tally for their product range to over 120 gold medals since theirfirstentryin2001.
Foundedbytwobrothersbornandraisedinthepizza catering van industry, bringing great food to your eventispracticallyinPizzaPost'sDNA.Noticingalack of trendy yet professional caterers, they decided to buy their own pizza vans and follow their dream of delivering a delicious, stylish, and memorable experiencetotheirpatrons.
There is a lot more than meets the eye to how their pizzas are made. Pizza Post's tomato sauce is made freshbeforeeveryevent,theirdoughcomesstraight fromthelocalbakery,andtheirwoodkilnisfromthe woodsofSussex.
Africfood is a small but healthy upcoming African cateringcompanybasedinCambridge.
At Africfood, our mission is to provide tasty, beautifully presented food with a commitment to excellent customer service. Over the years, we have built a reputation for bespoke service and an excellent catering service to hotels and venues for weddingsandcorporateacrossCambridge.
We are committed to ensuring that the entire customerexperiencefrominitialmeetingtothemain eventisfriendlyandprofessional.
MEMORIESTHATLASTALIFETIME:SENDIN YOURPICTURESFROMTHISYEAR'S HOMERTONMAYBALLSOTHATWECAN REMEMBERTHISNIGHTFOREVER!
COMMI TTEE 2023Zayaan Sulanya Anna Sasha Mia Charley Lizzie Jana Ailish Erin Ben Megan Katherine Alicia Toby Saqif Aaron Mehrunissa Deesha Ayesha Rhea
A NOTE FROM OUR PRESIDENTS
The2023HomertonMayBallwouldnothavebeen possible without this year ' s amazing committee. Organising a ball of this scale is not always a smoothprocess,butwearefinallyhere.Wedidit!
We’d also like to thank the Homerton College staff, the catering team, and the porters for their continuoussupportthisyear.
We hope this will be a night to remember, whether this is your first time at Homerton or one ofyourlast(beforeyoureturnfornextyear'sball, ofcourse)!
Now, let the exam stress be ECLIPSE-d by this week'sball-enjoyyourselves,youhaveearnedit!SulanyaPallewatte&ZayaanMerchant Presidents,HomertonMayBallCommittee2023