Blenheim Palace: Battle Proms Concert 2024

Blenheim Palace: Battle Proms Concert 2024

Battle Proms Picnic Concerts 2024

Available from 6 July 2024 to 6 July 2024

Buying as a gift? Lovetovisit Gift Card available here!

Saturday 6th July 2024 - One day only!

What else is on at Battle Proms Picnic Concerts 2024?

Book Battle Proms Picnic Concerts 2024 tickets today!

Filled with fun music, spectacular sights and your perfect homemade picnic, celebrate summer with the spirit of the British at 2024's Battle Proms Picnic Concerts!

Pack a picnic, chill the fizz and get ready for an afternoon of filling up with good music, great food and ginormous laughs with the UK's longest running picnic proms series!

Please note: Battle Proms Picnic Concerts encourages you to bring your own food and drinks!

There's so many things to do and see at Blenheim Palace

The most serene corners of Oxfordshire will be filled with the bustling British this summer as Battle Proms bring their Picnic Concerts to Woodstock's famous Blenheim Palace!

The Battle Proms takes place overlooking the iconic Column of Victory in the stunning Palace grounds, which include 2100 acres of formal gardens and 'Capability' Brown landscaped parkland.

Music for Battle Prom's Picnic Concerts at Blenheim Palace:

  • Battle Proms Belles: Join Battle Proms residents Lizzie and Abi and their fabulous live band!
  • New English Concert Orchestra: Performing crowd classics such as The Downtown Abbey theme, The Dam Busters March, Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture and Beethoven's 'Battle Symphony'
  • Denise Leigh - Soprano: The highly-acclaimed superstar sings soundtracks from 'The Sound of Music' and more!
  • Young Talents: Discover Britain's youngest talented performers as they open to a fresh audience
  • Last Night of the Proms: Finish your evening with a fantastic firework display set to 'Jerusalem', 'Rule Britannia', 'Land of Hope and Glory' and much more!

Entertainment at Oxfordshire's Battle Proms live 2024:

  • Battle Proms Cavalry: Worcestershire Cavalry perform thrilling skill-at-arms displays and play the ever-popular 'Musical Ride'
  • The Red Devils: The British Army's daredevils perform a spectacular freefall demonstration
  • Grace Spitfire: Performing stunning choreography, see the exact plane that downed the first enemy aircraft on D-Day
  • Cannons: Experience the ground-shaking drama of more than 200 cannons fired!
  • Musketfire: See glorious military guns displays
  • Fireworks: Accompanied by magnificent music, end your evening with a fantastic firework display that lights up the sky!

Visit Oxfordshire this summer for an unforgettable promenade experience!

One of the best British Proms Live experiences in the UK

Your itinerary for Blenheim Palace:

  • 4:30pm: Gates open
  • 6:15pm: Cavalry display
  • 6:45pm: The Red Devils parachute display
  • 7:00pm: The Battle Proms Belles
  • 8:00pm-10:30pm: The Musical Programme
  • 7:55pm: The Evening Gun Salute
  • 8:00pm: Spitfire Air Display
  • Concert finishes at approximately 10:30pm.

Visit Blenheim Palace this July for one of the best British festivals in 2024!

Book Battle Proms Picnic Concerts tickets today and experience an incredible day out for families in the heart of Oxfordshire!

Grand Bridge,
West Oxfordshire,
England,
Oxfordshire OX20 1PS
Show on Google Maps

How to find us

The Battle Proms Picnic Concerts 2024 are hosted in various venues throughout the UK. 

Your Battle Proms live event:

If you are booking this event, please be aware of the following details:

  • Location: Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, 
  • Dates: Saturday 6th July 2024
  • Address: Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PX
  • What3Words: delays.reacting.closer

By Car:

  • Parking and the Palace's entrance are clearly guided from all major signposts into Woodstock.
  • Postcode: OX20 1PX
  • Parking: Free parking provided on-site from 2:00pm.

By Train:

  • Oxford: 9.2 miles away
  • Oxford Parkway: 6.1 miles away
  • Hanborough: 2.9 miles away

 

  • Toilets
  • Food and drinks
  • Parking nearby
  • Public transport accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible

Yes, the Battle Proms Picnic Concerts are extremely accessible for all audience members.

  • Located on open air grass arenas with little or no hard-standing or pathways.
  • Disabled car parking, entrance and toilets available. 
  • Stewards are positioned throughout the auditorium to assist when necessary.
  • Large screen next to the stage depicting close-ups of performances
  • There is no viewing platform due to seated audiences.

Unfortunately, Battle Proms are unable to provide wheelchair hire facility, but have been running the concerts for over 20 years and have experienced very few issues. 

Unfortunately, due to the nature of the event with loud noises, vibrant displays and open food everywhere, dogs are not permitted at the Battle Proms venues.

Assistance dogs are permitted - please make sure these animals are easily identifiable, and please bring your own waste disposal bags. 

Yes, there is a plethora of free parking on the various sites. 

  • Distances from the car park to the concert entrances will vary but is usually around 50 - 350 metres. 
  • There is no overnight parking. 

Yes! Battle Proms encourages you to bring your own basket full of delicious dishes. This includes bringing your own alcohol, glassware and cutlery. 

  • Please note: Knives permitted on-site are restricted to 5 inch or under domestic knives and folding knives with a 3 inch blade or under.

Yes! The Battle Proms Picnic Concerts are a perfect way to introduce children to live orchestral music in a fun, informal setting. 

For entertainment for children, there are traditional fairground stalls, aerial displays, fireworks and more. 

  • Very young children may benefit from and can pick up a pair of junior ear defenders for noise sensitivity. 
  • As a guideline, Battle Proms recommend a ratio of one adult supervising three children under 16. 
  • Blank wristbands are available at the Info point - please feel free to take one, write your phone number on it and secure it to your child's wrist.

You might also like

More things to do nearby