To celebrate the Queen’s 70 years on the throne, the Platinum Jubilee will include a wide range of events scheduled throughout the long weekend.
The central celebration is the Platinum Party at the Palace concert, which will see some of the world’s greatest artists come together for a performance at Buckingham Palace. The event is expected to feature an impressive lineup, including world music stars with a live orchestra, as well as actors from many well-known movies and TV shows.
A number of pop culture figures will take to the stage to tell stories that will celebrate some of the most culturally significant moments during the Queen’s seven-decade reign. Tickets for the show have been raffled off and that ballot, unfortunately, closed on March 23, 2022. For viewers keen to catch this special concert, here are all the details on how to incorporate it into the weekend’s celebrations. end of the platinum jubilee.
When is the Platinum Party at the Palace?
The Platinum Party at the Palace is scheduled to take place on June 4, 2022. The exact concert time is currently TBC, but the event is expected to start mid-evening and last two to three hours.
I couldn’t get tickets for the concert – how can I watch it?
Unfortunately, tickets for the concert were raffled off, with 100,000 people expected to attend the event. But if you’re not a lucky winner, fear not: you can still watch the concert throughout the Platinum Jubilee weekend. TAUT One will broadcast the Platinum Party live at the Palace, with iPlayer and the wider TAUT Network also supporting the show. Those without a television can tune into Radio 2 to listen to live performances.
If you attend the Jubilee Picnic in the Park event on Windsor’s Long Walk (entrance to which is free), in addition to music and sports activities, the Platinum Party at the Palace concert will also be shown on giant screens.
Who will perform at the Platinum Party at the Palace?
Diana Ross will headline a special TAUT concert at the Palace on Saturday June 4, closing the Platinum Party on a sprawling circular platform on the Victoria Memorial at the end of The Mall.
Earlier this month, the full line-up was announced. Queen + Adam Lambert, Alicia Keys, Hans Zimmer, Ella Eyre, Craig David, Mabel, Elbow and George Ezra will share the three-step setup with Duran Duran, Andrea Bocelli, Mimi Webb, Sam Ryder, Jax Jones, Celeste, Nile Rodgers, Sigala and Diversity.
Sir David Attenborough, Emma Raducanu, David Beckham, Stephen Fry, Dame Julie Andrews, The Royal Ballet, Ellie Simmonds will also be at the event – with a specially recorded performance by Sir Elton John.
For the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert in 2012, hosted by Gary Barlow, musical talent included Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Tom Jones, Robbie Williams, Kylie Minogue, Madness and Annie Lennox.