Changing the Guard Schedule for London and Windsor

May2019 Schedule


The Queen's Birthday Parade will take place on
Saturday 8th June 2019
The Colour will be trooped by 1st. Battalion Grenadier Guards

Due to demand, it is necessary to enter an online ballot to obtain tickets to attend the Queen's Birthday Parade.
Entries to the ballot can be submitted during
January and February 2019 only.

The booking website is now open at


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

Major General B. J. Bathurst CBE, General Officer Commanding London District and Major General Commanding the Household Division, will take the salute at
The Major General's Review on Saturday 25th May 2019
H.R.H The Duke of York, Regimental Colonel, Grenadier Guards will take the salute at
The Colonel’s Review on Saturday 1st June 2019

Children must be in possession of a ticket.
There are limited wheelchair spaces for all the parades. Separate applications are required for this facility.
No refund can be given if the events are cancelled for reasons beyond the control of the organiser.

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


The processions can also be viewed from 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.


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