About the Festival
Hampton Court Palace Festival takes place in the stunning Tudor Base Court of the Palace with world-class acts, spectacular fireworks and sumptuous dining experiences. Those who have previously performed at the festival include: Elton John, Eric Clapton, Andrea Bocelli, Darcey Bussell, Jose Carreras, Joaquin Cortes, Bryan Adams, Ringo Starr, Westlife, Bryn Terfel, Brian Wilson, Katherine Jenkins, Rufus Wainwright and Art Garfunkel to name a few. 2012 marked our 20th Anniversary with a stunning line-up, including the fabulous Liza Minnelli, Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, Van Morrison, Katie Melua, Jools Holland, James Morrison, Caro Emerald, Squeeze and more.
Hampton Court Palace and its beautiful grounds provide the perfect setting for a midsummer evening concert. As well as the fantastic music line-up, it is renowned for creating a truly unforgettable experience. Artists perform in the Palace’s main courtyard, providing an intimate atmosphere for an audience of 3,000. The East Front Gardens open at 5.30pm where there’s a full range of bar drinks and speciality food stalls. Delicious Festival Picnics are available which can be ordered in advance – or festival-goers are free to bring their own picnics and relax in the gardens before the show. Corporate hospitality is available in the State Apartments for an exquisite dining experience, taking in the full splendour of the Tudor Palace!
All tickets are allocated seats which include entrance to the Palace Gardens.
Free car parking is available for all ticket holders from 5pm.