How to get tickets for Trooping the Colour 2022 in St James’ Park

14

Trooping the Colour is a ceremony which takes place every year and has marked the official birthday of the British Sovereign for over 260 years.

Over 1400 parading soldiers, 200 horses and 400 musicians come together each June and people from all over try their best to get tickets to the famous event.

Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

When is the 2022 Trooping the Colour event?

Trooping the Colour reviewed by Major General C J Ghika will take place on 21st May 2022, Trooping the Colour reviewed by His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge will take place on 28th May 2022.

However, the main event, Trooping the Colour reviewed by Her Majesty The Queen will be taking place on 2nd June 2022.

What happens at Trooping the Colour?

The Queen arrives at Hose Guard’s Parade in Whitehall where she is greeted by a Royal salute and proceeds to carry out an inspection of the troops. The troops are fully trained and operational soldiers wearing red tunics and bearskin hats.

Ozark | Season 4 Part 1 Trailer | Netflix

In the past, The Queen used to attend Trooping the Colour on horseback, however in recent years she has travelled by carriage instead.

The military bands will then perform and the escorted Regimental Colour is processed down the ranks of soldiers.

Once the Foot Guards have marches past The Queen, she will ride back to Buckingham Palace at the head of the soldiers. Her Majesty is then joined by other Members of the Royal Family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace to watch a fly-past by the Royal Air Force.

How to get tickets for Trooping The Colour 2022 in St James’ Park

Tickets for Trooping the Colour reviewed by Major General C J Ghika and Trooping the Colour reviewed by His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge will be available to purchase from January 17th.

However, you cannot buy tickets for Trooping the Colour reviewed by Her Majesty The Queen and instead can enter into a public ballot for the chance to purchase up to four seated tickets to the event.

Tickets will go on sale, and the ballot will open at 12pm on 17th January 2022.

Comments are closed.