H.M. The Queen's Birthday Parade
will be held on Saturday 17th June 2017
on Horse Guards Parade.

The Colour will be trooped by
1st. Battalion Irish Guards

Scroll down for more information
and 2017 London military events calendar

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

Major General B. J. Bathurst 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 3rd June 2017

and

HRH Prince William of Wales, Regimental Colonel, Irish Guards will take the salute at
The Colonel’s Review
on Saturday 10th June 2017

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:

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.

2017  
MARCH Schedule for Guard Mounting duties in London and Windsor
Thu 23rd - Sat 25th Royal Marines Mountbatten Festival of Music at The Royal Albert Hall at 7.30pm
http://www.royalalberthall.com/tickets/events/2017/mountbatten-festival-of-music
Sun 26th Change to Summer Guard Order.
Mon 27th Her Majesty The Queen takes up official residence in Windsor Castle until 28th April. This is known as 'Easter Court'. Changing the Guard ceremony at Windsor will therefore be daily except Sundays, weather permitting.
Tue 28th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Guards Saxophone Quartet. Free admission, retiring collection.
Thu 30th Household Division Concert Series at 7.30pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Band of The Honourable Artillery Company. Free admission, retiring collection.
APRIL  
Sun 2nd Scots Guards Regimental Remembrance Day Memorial Parade 12noon
Tue 4th Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Countess of Wessex's String Orchestra. Free admission, retiring collection.
Fri 21st H.M. The Queen's Birthday: 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 22nd Coldstream Guards' St. George's Day Concert at Cadogan Hall at 7.30pm
http://www.cadoganhall.com/event/st-georges-day-concert-170422/
Tue 25th ANZAC Day: Wreath Laying Ceremony and Parade at The Cenotaph, Whitehall at 11.00am
Tue 25th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Guards Flute Ensemble. Free admission, retiring collection.
Thu 27th Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Countess of Wessex's String Orchestra. Free admission, retiring collection.
MAY  
Wed 3rd Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Band of The Household Cavalry. Free admission, retiring collection.
Sun 14th Combined Cavalry Old Comrades Association Annual Parade, Hyde Park 10.15am.
Sun 14th Royal Marines Graspan Parade, Horse Guards Parade and The Mall at 10am.
Sun 14th Coldstream Guards Regimental Memorial Service and Parade.
Thu 18th Presentation of New Colours to 1st. Battalion Scots Guards by H.M. The Queen in the Garden of Buckingham Palace.
Thu 18th Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Countess of Wessex's String Orchestra. Free admission, retiring collection.
Fri 19th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 1
Sun 21st Grenadier Guards Regimental Remembrance Parade at 15.45hrs
Mon 22nd Guard Mount from Horse Guards 2
Wed 24th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 3
Fri 26th Guard Mount from Horse Guards 4
Tue 30th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Household Division Strings. Free admission, retiring collection.
Wed 31st Guard Mount from Horse Guards 5 (if required)
JUNE  
Fri 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 3rd The Major General's Review of Trooping the Colour on Horse Guards Parade at 11am
Tue 6th State Visit in London by King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain. Ceremonial Welcome on Horse Guards Parade at 12 noon. 41 Gun Salute by KTRHA in Green Park and 62 Guns by HAC at Tower of London at approx. 12.10pm
Sat 10th The Colonel's Review of Trooping the Colour on Horse Guards Parade at 11am
Sat 10th HRH The Duke of Edinburgh's Birthday: 41 Gun Salute by the KTRHA (time and location tbc) and by the HAC (62 guns) at Gun Wharf, Tower of London at 1300 hours.
Wed 14th - Thu 15th Household Division Beating Retreat on Horse Guards Parade at 8.00pm.
Tickets available from:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/Household-Division-Beating-Retreat-tickets/artist/1414499
Sat 17th 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 1.00pm.
Sun 18th 24 Hour Guards start in London until end of July. There will be a daily Changing the Guard Ceremony during this period.
Mon 19th The Garter Ceremony at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle at 2pm
Tue 27th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Guards Big Band. Free admission, retiring collection.
Tue 27th - Sat 1st July Household Division Music Festival
A new and exciting festival by the Household Division.
Provisional programme of musical events here
JULY  
Tue 25th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Grenadier Guards Brass Quintet. Free admission, retiring collection.
AUGUST  
Fri 4th -
Sat 26th
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Ticket information:
http://www.edintattoo.co.uk/tickets
SEPTEMBER  
Thu 7th Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Band of the Irish Guards. Free admission, retiring collection.
OCTOBER  
Thu 5th Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Band of the Grenadier Guards. Free admission, retiring collection.
Tue 24th The King's Troop's Birthday Royal Review and Regimental Reunion (details tbc)
NOVEMBER  
Thu 2nd Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Countess of Wessex's String Orchestra. Free admission, retiring collection.
Sat 11th Lord Mayor's Show
Sat 11th British Legion Festival of Remembrance at The Royal Albert Hall
Sun 12th National Act of Remembrance at The Cenotaph
Tue 14th HRH The Prince of Wales' Birthday: 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.
Tue 28th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Guards Brass Quintet. Free admission, retiring collection.
DECEMBER  
Wed 6th Scarlet and Gold Concert at Cadogan Hall
Thu 7th Scarlet and Gold Concert at Cadogan Hall
Thu 14th Household Division Concert Series at 7.00pm in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. The Band of the Household Cavalry. Free admission, retiring collection.
Tue 19th Guards' Chapel Recital Series at 13:10hrs in the Guards' Chapel, Birdcage Walk, London SW1E 6HQ. Brass/Wind Quintet Christmas Recital. Free admission, retiring collection.
   

More information can be obtained at the official Household Division website