Platinum Jubilee Events in Maidenhead
Looking for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee events and celebrations in and around Windsor and Maidenhead? Here is a roundup of what’s going on in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead and the very close surrounding area over the long Bank Holiday.
You’ll find picnics, parties and family fundays that you are welcome to join in with – all to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022!
The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacons & Fireworks
The start of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations begin on The Long Walk, Windsor on Thursday 2nd June between 9pm – 10pm.
Everyone is welcome to come along to see one of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee beacons being lit – The Windsor Beacon. It will be lit at 9:30pm by the Mayor of the Royal Borough, Councillor John Story and Admiral Sir James Perowne, Constable and Governor of Windsor Castle. It will be by Cambridge Gate at the town end of The Long Walk.
A firework display over the castle will follow.
The Long Walk, Windsor. SL4 1BP
Beacon Lighting Ceremony & Afternoon Jubilee Event
There will be a big celebration for the Queen’s Jubilee in Bray Village on Thursday 2nd June, between 4pm – 10:15pm.
It includes a family BBQ at the Bray Cricket Club at 4pm, with games and an art competition for the children. The competition will then be judged at Bray Village Hall. Followed by a beacon lighting ceremony and bugle fanfare on the village green at 9:45pm, which synchronises the beacons being lit across the UK and Common Wealth.
Bray, Maidenhead, SL6 2AR
Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations at Dorney
There will be lots of celebrations and children’s activities at Crocus at Dorney Court on Thursday 2nd June from 11am – 4pm.
There will be Morris Dancers in the walled garden at 12pm and at 2pm. The Maidenhead Concert Band at 1pm and at 2:45pm. Children’s activities throughout the day and a special Jubilee menu.
Court Lane, Dorney. SL4 6QP
Jubilee Family Funday
Head over to The Thatched Cottage on Thursday 2nd June between 1pm – 4pm for a Jubilee family funday.
There will be plenty of crafts and activities for the children – including designing their own commemorative stone, making crowns and cards. There will be a visit from a petting farm and there will be face painting and tattoos. Activities cost £5 per child and all monies raised will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.
Food and drinks will be served from the bar and kitchen.
The Thatched Cottage, Cannon Lane, Maidenhead. SL6 3PE
Family Funday to Celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee
There will be a family funday organised by Angela’s Appeals on Friday 3rd June at Oaken Grove Park between 2pm – 6pm.
Expect stalls selling crafts and gifts, food and other refreshments and lots of children’s attractions – all to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee!
Oaken Grove Park, Mulberry Walk, Maidenhead. SL6 6EU
Holyport Platinum Jubilee ‘Street Party’
Holyport Village will be holding their very own ‘street party’ with a community picnic on the Village Green on Friday 3rd June between 12pm – 7pm.
Bring your own picnic, drink and bunting to celebrate. There will be a BBQ from Holyport College Dad’s Club, icecreams, a gin stall from the Tarbay Botanist and live music from Ollie Henry.
Holyport Green, Holyport. SL6 2JL
Jubilee Party in the Park on the Long Walk
The Jubilee Party in the park is a free event for everyone on The Long Walk Windsor, on Saturday 4th June from 11am – 10:45pm.
This event goes on throughout the day into the evening – so you can stay as long as you wish. Bring a picnic, blankets, tables and chairs and enjoy the day. There will be activities throughout the event plus an array of classic cars from 1952 -2022.
Between 11am and 7:30pm there will be performances including the Tuneless Choir, Swing and Concert Band and a special performance of the Windsor Platinum Jubilee Schools’ Song created by local Windsor school children.
There will be a big cinema screens which will show the National Platinum Party at the Palace in the evening.
The Long Walk, Windsor. SL4 1BP
Lovely Jub(i)lee Come Together
There will be live music, dancing, market, food and drink at Norden Farm on Saturday 4th June from 12pm – 4pm.
This outdoor free event includes a Ceilidh where everyone can join in, the Norden Farm outdoor market and free kite making workshops.
Altwood Road, Maidenhead. SL6 4PF
Platinum Jubilee at The Pineapple, Dorney
Join in the Jubilee celebrations at the Pineapple Dorney on Saturday June 4th between 12pm – 4pm.
There will be a BBQ and face painting – and there is no need to book. Just turn up and have fun!
Lake End Road, Dorney. SL4 6QS
Platinum Jubilee Party at Holyport War Memorial Hall & Grounds
There will be fun celebrations at the Holyport War Memorial Hall on Saturday 4th June from 12pm – 5pm.
There will be stalls, afternoon tea, children’s games, a beer bar, pimms and prosecco, a raffle with a large cash prize and so much more!
Moneyrow Green, Holyport, Maidenhead. SL6 2NA
Platinum Celebrations at The Lord Grenfell
For family Jubilee celebrations, head to The Lord Grenfell on Saturday 4th June between 12pm – 10pm.
There will be a garden party to celebrate the jubilee in style. It will include kids and family arts, crafts and games between 12pm and 5pm. Followed by live music from Lynsey Shaw and Chrissie Perkins and an amazing live circus act from Emily Ford.
Lamb and hog roasts will be served in the garden on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th, and roasts will be available on Sunday 5th.
The Lord Grenfell, Oldfield Road, Maidenhead. SL6 1TW
Windsor’s Big Lunch – The Long Table
The Big Lunch on The Long Walk, Windsor between 11:30am – 6:30pm. It will be a wonderful event where friends and family can picnic together. Everyone can dress up, bring flags and decorations and show their support.
You are able to gather round the big screens to watch the national Platinum Jubilee Pageant – a spectacular parade combining theatre, circus, carnival and music along with street art. There will also be street entertainers around the Long Walk.
Tickets are available for this unique event and Jubilee hampers can also be ordered.
The Long Walk, Windsor. SL4 1BP
Cookham Platinum Jubilee Street Party
The Cookham’s Unite will be organising a street party on the Cookham High Street on Sunday 5th June, from 12pm – 4pm.
It is free entry and free parking and everyone is welcome. You can bring a picnic and there will also be food available – as well as music and entertainment. There’s also a kids Royal Fancy Dress competition!
High Street, Cookham. SL6 9SQ