Hampton Court Palace Festival 2023

Tuesday 6th to Saturday 17th June 2023
Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9AU, England MAP
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Daily capacity: 3,000
Last updated: Thu 13th Apr 2023

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.


Tuesday 6th June: Gladys Knight
Wednesday 7th June :Soft Cell
Thursday 8th June: Grace Jones
Friday 9th June: Kool & The Gang
Saturday 10th June: Kaiser Chiefs
Friday 16th June: Bjorn Again
Saturday 17th June: Rick Astley


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Ticket prices vary depending upon event. use tickets link for the details.

Getting there

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.

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last updated: Tue 10th Jan 2023