Ceremonial Events Calendar

The Queen's Birthday Parade will be held on Saturday 14th June 2014 on Horse Guards Parade.
The Colour will be trooped by Nijmegen Company, Grenadier Guards.

There are also two reviews prior to the Queen's Birthday Parade:

Major General E. A. Smyth-Osborne, CBE, Major General Commanding the Household Division and General Officer Commanding London District, will take the salute at
The Major General's Review on Saturday 31st. May 2014

and

Major General Sir George Norton, CBE, Regimental Lieutenant Colonel Grenadier Guards will take the salute at
The Colonel’s Review on Saturday 7th June 2014

The ballot for tickets to attend the Queen's Birthday Parade has now closed.
Please do not contact Household Division regarding tickets for Trooping the Colour.
If you have been successful you will receive a letter by the end of April.

No refund can be given if the events are cancelled for reasons beyond the control of the organiser.

No tickets are required to view the processions in The Mall. Events begin at approximately 10am.
The Queen's Birthday Parade is also broadcast live on BBC television in the UK with the fly-past at 1pm.


PROVISIONAL FORECAST OF CEREMONIAL AND MILITARY EVENTS IN LONDON AND WINDSOR.

2014  
APRIL  
Wed 23rd. St George's Day Concert, Cadogan Hall at 1930hrs
The Band of the Coldstream Guards will perform alongside the world renowned trumpet playing of Philip Cobb, Principal Trumpet of the London Symphony Orchestra, and takes you on a musical journey celebrating this most English of Days.
Tue 29th The Guards Chapel Lunchtime Recital at 13.10 Guards Chapel, Birdcage Walk SW1E 6HQ. Free admission - retiring collection. For more information please contact the Coldstream Guards Band on 020 7414 3299.
Wed 30th Major General's Inspection of Kings Troop Royal Horse Artillery at Gloucester Green, Regent's Park (near the Zoo) from 11.00am
MAY  
Sun 18th Greandier Guards Regimental Remembrance Day
Sun 18th Royal Marines Graspan Parade at Horse Guards Parade
Mon 19th Guard Mount from Horse Guards
Wed 21st Guard Mount from Horse Guards
Fri 23rd Guard Mount from Horse Guards
Mon 26th Household Cavalry Standards Parade Commander's Rehearsal, Horse Guards Parade at 11.00am
Tue 27th Guard Mount from Horse Guards
Tue 27th The Guards Chapel Lunchtime Recital at 13.10 Guards Chapel, Birdcage Walk SW1E 6HQ. Free admission - retiring collection. For more information please contact the Coldstream Guards Band on 020 7414 3299.
Wed 28th Presentation of New Standards to the Household Cavalry on Horse Guards Parade 11:00am - 12:15pm, followed by a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace.
Sat 31st Trooping The Colour. The Major’s General’s Review at 1030 hours on Horse Guards. Salute to be taken by Maj Gen E. A. Smyth-Osborne, CBE, Major General Commanding The Household Division. www.householddivision.org.uk/trooping-the-colour
JUNE  
Mon 2nd Anniversary of the Coronation: 41 Gun Salute by the KTRHA in Hyde Park at noon and a 62 Gun Salute by the HAC at Gun Wharf, Tower of London at 1300 hours.
Tue 3rd State Opening of Parliament: 41 Gun Salute by the KTRHA in Green Park at 11:08hrs
Tue 3rd - Wed 4th Royal Marines Beating Retreat on Horse Guards Parade at 1800 hours marking 350th Anniversary of The Royal Marines. www.royalmarinesevents.co.uk/beating-retreat/event-information
Box Office – 0844 847 2504
Sat 7th Trooping The Colour. The Colonel’s Review at 1030 hours on Horse Guards. www.householddivision.org.uk/trooping-the-colour
Tue 10th Birthday of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. 41 Gun Salute by the KTRHA in Hyde Park, Park Lane at noon and by the HAC (62 guns) at Gun Wharf, Tower of London at 1300 hours.
Wed 11th - Thu 12th Household Division Beating Retreat. A Floodlit military music spectacular on Horse Guards Parade. The Massed Bands, Pipes and Drums and Corps of Drums of the Household Division supported by The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery.
Including from France the Bands of the Troupes de Marine and the Légion étrangère (French Foreign Legion)
www.householddivision.org.uk/beating-retreat
Sat 14th Trooping The Colour. HM The Queen’s Birthday Parade at 1030 hours on Horse Guards Parade. The Colour will be Trooped by Nijmegen Company, Grenadier Guards. A 41 Gun Royal Salute will be fired by the KTRHA in Green Park at 1252 hours and 62 Guns by the HAC at Gun Wharf at the Tower of London at 1300 hours. www.householddivision.org.uk/trooping-the-colour
Mon 16th Garter Service at Windsor Castle
Tue 17th Royal Marines start Public Duties in London and Windsor
Tue 24th The Guards Chapel Lunchtime Recital at 13.10 Guards Chapel, Birdcage Walk SW1E 6HQ. Free admission - retiring collection. For more information please contact the Coldstream Guards Band on 020 7414 3299.
Sat 28th Armed Forces Day
JULY  
Sat 5th Corps of Army Music: Concert in the Park at Kneller Hall - Rock and Pop concert
http://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Twickenham/Kneller-Hall/
Tue 8th Royal Marines 350
Sat 12th Belgian Cenotaph Parade
Sun 13th Corps of Army Music: Concert in the Park at Kneller Hall - Featuring Army Reserve bands
http://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Twickenham/Kneller-Hall/
Wed 16th Corps of Army Music: Concert in the Park at Kneller Hall - Corps of Army Music 'Brass Bands'
http://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Twickenham/Kneller-Hall/
Wed 23rd Corps of Army Music: Concert in the Park at Kneller Hall - Last Night of the Proms
http://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Twickenham/Kneller-Hall/
Fri 25th Royal Marines 350 City of London March
Tue 29th The Guards Chapel Lunchtime Recital at 13.10 Guards Chapel, Birdcage Walk SW1E 6HQ. Free admission - retiring collection. For more information please contact the Coldstream Guards Band on 020 7414 3299.
AUGUST  
Fri 1st - Sat 23rd The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: www.edintattoo.co.uk/
OCTOBER  
Tue 21st - Thu 23rd State Visit from Singapore. The President of the Republic of Singapore, Mr. Tony Tan Keng Yam, accompanied by Mrs Mary Tan, will stay at Buckingham Palace.
NOVEMBER  
Sat 8th Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance at The Royal Albert Hall
Sun 9th National Act of Remembrance at The Cenotaph
Sun 9th Unveiling of Flanders Memorial Garden at The Guards Chapel
Fri 28th and Sat 29th Scarlet and Gold Concert at Cadogan Hall at 7.30pm
   

More information can be obtained at the official Household Division website