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what’s on this Spring at Blenheim Palace

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March 1, 2024 · 10 MIN READ

Our Blenheim Palace Lodge Retreat can be found on the edge of the Blenheim Estate grounds which means it’s the perfect base for experiencing all that the Palace has to offer.

Known for being Britain’s Greatest Palace, Blenheim Palace has over 300 years of history waiting for you to discover. With its incredible rooms inside the Palace to the stunning grounds with various gardens, an adventure play for children and much more you will never be short of things to do during your visit here. Not to mention the huge calendar of events they have throughout the whole year. Below you will find a list of what’s on throughout the Spring season this year.

Icons of British Fashion

when: 23rd March – 30th June

where: inside the Palace

price: adults from £38, children from £22

Make your way through the Palace where different spaces will pay homage to a different British fashion icon. Some of the confirmed names at the exhibition include Stella McCartney, Barbour, Vivienne Westwood and Jean Muir. It’s a great addition to your day exploring Blenheim Palace as you can enjoy the exhibition with your Palace, Park and Gardens ticket.

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Easter Eggstravaganza

when: 29th March – 1st April

where: Walled Garden

price: adults from £38, children from £22

This Easter you will be able to make your way around the Walled Garden and enjoy all the seasonal fun that Blenheim Palace have put together. Some of the activities that you can take part in are circus skills, balloon modelling, and the Easter egg hunt that takes place around the grounds.

Jousting Tournament

when: 4th May – 6th May

where: South Lawn

price: adults from £38, children from £22

Take it back in time and head to the South Lawn for a Jousting Tournament. A unique and memorable experience all of the family will enjoy. There will also be other old English traditions like archery and falconry that will be happening in between the jousting tournaments.

Giffords Circus

when: 23rd May – 3rd June

where: Lower Park near Eagle Lodge

price: adults from £20, children from £10

Giffords Circus is back at Blenheim Palace for another year and is the perfect addition to any Spring day. The circus will be on at various times throughout the day and you will be able to watch the brand new show for 2024, AVALON by acclaimed director Cal McCrystal. Full of acrobats, musicians, jugglers and more

Blenheim Palace Food Festival

when: 25th May – 27th May

where: The Showground

price: adults from £38, children from £22

The Blenheim Palace Food Festival is back for its 10th year at Blenheim Palace and takes place over 3 days in May. Make your way around the festival and check out the variety of local and national stallholders. There will be all sorts from homemade treats, cocktails, artisan food and more, it will be a foodie heaven!

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Nocturne Live

when: 13th June – 16th June

where: The Great Court

price: from £45

Enjoy live music at Blenheim Palace in June this year, Nocturne Live is a series of concerts that take place in the Great Court. This year they have got an incredible line up of Chaka Khan, Sister Sledge, Sugarbabes, Melanie C and more performing across the three days.

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