The Queen's Birthday Parade
will be held on Saturday 11th June 2016
on Horse Guards Parade.

The Colour will be trooped by
No.7 Company Coldstream Guards.

Scroll down for more information
and 2016 London military events calendar

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 28th May 2016

Lieutenant General Sir James Bucknall KCB CBE, Regimental Colonel Coldstream Guards, will take the salute at
The Colonel’s Review
on Saturday 4th June 2016

The ballot for tickets to attend the Queen's Birthday Parade has now closed.
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.

Dress Code for the seated stands:

The Queen's Birthday Parade: Morning Dress, Lounge Dress, Lounge Suit or Jacket and Trousers, equivalent for the ladies (no denim).
Military personnel may wear Ceremonial Day or other Service equivalent.

Colonel's Review: Lounge Suit or Jacket and Trousers, equivalent for the ladies (no denim).

Major General's Review: Smart Casual (no denim).

NON COMPLIANCE WITH THE DRESS CODE MAY RESULT IN REFUSAL OF ENTRY.

Hats are optional but recommended in the case of hot weather. 


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

2016  
APRIL Schedule for Guard Mounting duties in London and Windsor
MAY Schedule for Guard Mounting duties in London and Windsor
Sun 8th Combined Cavalry Old Comrades Association Parade at Hyde Park at 10:15hrs
Sun 8th Coldstream Guards' Regimental Memorial Service (1100 hours Guards Chapel) and Parade (Black Sunday)
Thu 12th Household Division Concert Series: Band of The Royal Yeomanry (Inns of Court & City Yeomanry) Concert in the Guards' Chapel. Time to be confirmed. Free admission.
Thu 12th - Sun 15th The Queen's 90th Birthday Celebration in Windsor. The Sunday night show will be broadcast live by ITV.
http://tickets.windsor.gov.uk/Sales/events/The-Queens-90th-Birthday-Celebration
Sun 15th Grenadier Guards' Regimental Remembrance Day
Sun 15th Royal Marines Graspan Memorial Parade and Service
https://royalmarinesassociation.org.uk/events/graspan-parade-2016/
Mon 16th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 1 (provisional date)
Wed 18th State Opening of Parliament
Fri 20th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 2 (provisional date)
Mon 23rd Guard Mount from Horse Guards 3 (provisional date)
Wed 25th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 4 (provisional date)
Thu 26th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 5 (if required, provisional date)
Wed 25th - Thu 26th The Massed Bands of the Royal Marines Beating Retreat on Horse Guards Parade.
http://www.rnrmctickets.co.uk/
Sat 28th The Major General's Review of Trooping the Colour
Tue 31st Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Household Division Strings. Free admission, retiring collection.
JUNE  
Wed 1st - Thu 2nd The Rifles Sounding Retreat on Horse Guards Parade http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/The-Rifles-Sounding-Retreat-tickets/artist/2191129
Thu 2nd Coronation Day: 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.
Sat 4th The Colonel's Review of Trooping the Colour
Wed 8th - Thu 9th Household Division Beating Retreat on Horse Guards Parade at 8.30pm. Tickets:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/Household-Division-Beating-Retreat-tickets/artist/1414499
Fri 10th National Thanksgiving Service for the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen at St Paul's Cathedral at 11am.
Sat 11th The Queen's Birthday Parade, Trooping the Colour
41 Gun Salute by the KTRHA in Green Park at 12.52pm and by the HAC (62 guns) at Gun Wharf, Tower of London at 1300 hours.
Sun 12th The Patron's Lunch: The Mall in St James’s Park will be transformed for its largest ever street party to celebrate The Queen’s patronage of over 600 charities and organisations on the occasion of her 90th birthday. http://www.thepatronslunch.com
Mon 13th The Garter Service at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle
Wed 22nd Army School of Music - Concerts in the Park Series at Kneller Hall.
Corps of Army Music Brass Bands at 20:00hrs
Tue 28th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Guards Big Band. Free admission, retiring collection.
Wed 29th Household Division Concert Series: Countess of Wessex's String Orchestra. Time and venue to be confirmed.
JULY  
Sat 2nd Army School of Music - Concerts in the Park Series at Kneller Hall.
16:00hrs - Big Bands from the Corps' Multi Capability Bands
20:00hrs - Rock and Pop concert
Thu 14th Household Division Concert Series: Band of the Scots Guards. Time and venue to be confirmed.
Wed 20th Army School of Music - Concerts in the Park Series at Kneller Hall.
20:00hrs  Military Band concert - Last Night of the Proms
Tue 26th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Lesser Known ensembles of the Household Division including the world famous 18th Century Band of the Coldstream Guards. Free admission, retiring collection.
AUGUST  
Fri 5th - Sat 27th Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Ticket information: http://www.edintattoo.co.uk/tickets
SEPTEMBER  
Thu 15th Household Division Concert Series: Band of the Household Cavalry. Time and venue to be confirmed.
OCTOBER  
Thu 20th Household Division Concert Series: Band of the Irish Guards. Time and venue to be confirmed.
NOVEMBER  
Tue 1st - Thu 3rd State Visit from The President of the Republic of Colombia, His Excellency President Juan Manuel Santos Calderón accompanied by Mrs María Clemencia Rodríguez de Santos. The President and Mrs Santos will stay at Buckingham Palace.
Sat 12th Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall
Sun 13th National Act of Remembrance at The Cenotaph
Fri 25th & Sat 26th Household Division Scarlet and Gold Concert at Cadogan Hall.
http://www.cadoganhall.com/event/bands-of-the-household-division-161126/
   

More information can be obtained at the official Household Division website