How To Get Tickets For Trooping The Colour, The Queen's Birthday Parade

How to See the Queen's Birthday Parade in London

UK, England, London, Queen's Birthday Parade (Trooping the Colour)
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Trooping The Colour is an annual event in June to celebrate the Queen's birthday.

Tickets for seated stands around Horse Guards Parade are allocated by ballot with a maximum of 4 tickets per applicant for The Queen’s Birthday Parade. At one point, applying for the ballot was done by mail but now it is done easily online.

Tickets for the two Reviews (which are virtually identical to the Queen’s Birthday Parade, less the presence of Her Majesty) are available to purchase in larger quantities without a ballot.

A limited number of wheelchair spaces are available for all three parades.

2018 Event Dates and Prices

  • The Queen’s Birthday Parade: June 9; Seated tickets £35 each (Tickets by Ballot - successful applicants will be informed in March); Wheelchair tickets £35 each, 2 ticket maximum, free carer ticket per wheelchair ticket (Purchase) Standing tickets £2 each (Tickets for Purchase beginning March 2)
  • The Colonel’s Review: June 2; Tickets @ £10 each (Purchase)
  • The Major General’s Review: May 26; Tickets @ £5 each (Purchase)

For additional events and information, please visit the official website.