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Garden Parties at Buckingham Palace 2019

Published 10 May 2019

Every summer, Her Majesty The Queen hosts up to three Garden Parties at Buckingham Palace, as well as one at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh. The dates for The Queen's Garden Parties this year are as follows:

  • Buckingham Palace – Wednesday 15th May
  • Buckingham Palace – Tuesday 21st May
  • Buckingham Palace – Wednesday 29th May
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse – Wednesday 3rd July


At the Garden Party on Wednesday 15th May, Her Majesty will be represented by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales.

The Not Forgotten Association Annual Garden Party – Thursday 23rd May

Additionally, Her Majesty has given permission for The Not Forgotten Association Annual Garden Party to be hosted by The Duchess of Gloucester in the Gardens at Buckingham Palace on Thursday 23rd May. The NFA is a tri-service charity which provides entertainment, leisure and recreation for the serving wounded, injured or sick and for ex-service men and women with disabilities.

Further information about Garden Parties: