The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee - Official Programme

In 2022, Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, 70 years of service, having acceded to the throne on 6 February 1952. 

An extended bank holiday, from Thursday 2 to Sunday 5 June, will provide an opportunity for communities and people throughout the United Kingdom to come together to celebrate the historic milestone.

The four days of celebrations will include public events and community activities, as well as national moments of reflection on The Queen’s 70 years of service. 
  
View the official events programme

Summary of the Official Platinum Jubilee Programme

Thursday 2 June

•Trooping of the Colour
•Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting
 
Friday 3 June
•Service of Thanksgiving

Saturday 4 June

•The Derby at Epsom Downs
•Platinum Party at the Palace
 
Sunday 5 June
  • Live Service of Thanksgiving in Jubilee Square- Christ Church
  • The Big Jubilee Lunch
  • The Platinum  Jubilee Pageant
 
In addition, initiatives including The Queen’s Green Canopy and the Platinum Pudding competition will create a lasting reminder of The Queen’s Jubilee, while The Queen’s private estates will also join in with special Jubilee themed events offering more opportunities for members of the public to celebrate the historic milestone.