Now in it's 24th year, Hampton Court Palace Festival takes place for around two weeks from Thursday 8th until Saturday 24th June 2017. The Palace in Surrey will be welcoming a wide variety of high profile artists from classical through to rock and pop.
The line-up is as follows:
Wednesday 7 June - Bryan Ferry (£79)
Thursday 8 June - James Morrison (£55)
Friday 9th June: Amy MacDonald (£49.50)
Wednesday 14 June - Will Young (£60)
Thursday 15 June - Van Morrison (£79.50)
Friday 16 June - Jools Holland (VIP only: are you rich? £330. Ouch!)
Saturday 17 June - Bjorn Again (£43.50)
Tuesday 20 June: Corinne Bailey Rae (£45)
Wednesday 21 June - Bryan Ferry (VIP only: £378. Bargain!)
Thursday 22 June - Rick Astley (£65)
Friday 23 June - Michael Ball & Alfie Boe
Saturday 24 June - Fanfare & Fireworks with RPCO (£50)
Performances are held in the historic main courtyard of the Tudor Palace for an audience of 3,000 and all begin at 9pm apart from the final show (8.30pm). The events culminate in a Festival Finale with a programme of classical favourites and a firework display on the East Front Gardens.
Ticket priced vary depending upon event from £39 to £99.
There are also days specifically set aside for a special picnic in the gardens or for a buffet in a furnished marquee in the East Front Gardens prior to some performances.
BY ROAD: Hampton Court Palace is situated to the South West of Central London and is close to Kingston Upon Thames. It is 20 minutes from Junction 15, 12 and 10 of the M25. Festival car parking will be extensively signposted on all major approach roads.
PARKING: Complimentary parking facilities, a few minutes walk from the Palace are available to festival patrons. Follow the signs. Car Parks will be open from 5.30pm onwards on performance days and until one hour after the end of the performance.
BY RAIL: Hampton Court Palace is only two minutes walk from Hampton Court Station which is served direct to and from Waterloo. A special Festival service is usually arranged for each evening - the last train leaving Hampton Court Station at 00.10am after each performance.
This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area.
More information will be here when available.
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