This event has been cancelled. Organiser's statement.
Hampton Court Palace Festival takes place for around two weeks each June, welcoming a wide variety of high profile artists from classical through to rock and pop. The show dates are detailed below.
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.
Confirmed so far are:-
Wednesday 3rd June: Bastille - ReOrchestrated (from £77.50)
Thursday 4th June: Bastille - ReOrchestrated (from £77.50 - sold out)
Friday 5th June: Rick Astley (from £66)
Saturday 6th June: Lighthouse Family (from £55)
Tuesday 9th June: Tom Jones (from £82.50)
Wednesday 10th June: Tom Jones (from £82.50)
Thursday 11th June: Lionel Richie (from £124)
Friday 12th June: Dido (from £76.50)
Saturday 13th June: Bjorn Again (from £45)
Tuesday 16th June: Lionel Richie (from £124)
Friday 19th June: George Benson (from £82.50)
Saturday 20th June: Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (from £76.50)
Ticket prices vary depending upon event. See above for the details.
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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