Performance Dates and Times

4-26 August 2017

Performance Dates and Times

The Tattoo in 2017 will take place over the period 4-26 August with performances on Monday to Friday at 9.00pm and on Saturday at 7.30pm and 10.30pm. There is no performance on Sunday.

Performances (All timings pm) 

DayDateTimeAdditional Information
Friday 4 August 9.00  
Saturday 5 August 7.30  
Saturday 5 August 10.30 Extended fireworks display
Monday 7 August 9.00  
Tuesday 8 August 9.00  
9 August 9.00  
Thursday 10 August 9.00  Audio Description and Touch Tour
Friday 11 August 9.00  
Saturday 12 August 7.30  
Saturday 12 August 10.30 Extended fireworks display
Monday 14 August 9.00 TV Recording
Tuesday 15 August 9.00 TV Recording
Wednesday 16 August 9.00 TV Recording
Thursday 17 August 9.00 TV Recording
Friday 18 August 9.00 TV Recording
Saturday 19 August 7.30  
Saturday 19 August 10.30 Extended fireworks display
Monday 21 August 9.00  
Tuesday 22 August 9.00  
Wednesday 23 August 9.00  
Thursday 24 August 9.00  
Friday 25 August 9.00  
Saturday 26 August 7.30  
Saturday 26 August 10.30  Extended fireworks display
  • Doors open approximately 45 minutes before performance.
  • Spectators are requested to be seated 15 minutes before start of performance.
  • Duration of performance: approximately 100 minutes.
  • Programme subject to alteration.
  • TV recording: on these evenings the programme is being recorded by the BBC for worldwide transmission at a later date. Join us if you wish to be part of these performances.
  • Audio Description: on these evenings audio description and a Touch Tour will be available for the visually impaired.
  • Subject to the appropriate weather conditions, all performances will conclude with a Fireworks Display. Performances on Saturday at 10.30pm will conclude with an extended fireworks display.
  • Preview - Thursday 3 August 2017 at 9.30pm. A limited number of half-price tickets will be available for sale from 10.00am (BST) on Monday 24 July 2017 (telephone, counter and internet bookings only). Please be aware that media will be present on the Esplanade during the Preview performance.
  • In the event of any part of the performance being cancelled through inclement weather, tickets are not valid for any other performance and money will not be refunded. No performance has ever been cancelled.
  • Smoking is not permitted at the venue

Book early to avoid disappointment