Beating retreat
Event date

We are delighted to announce that Beating Retreat will now take place on Horse Guards Parade on 11/12 July 2024.

A spectacular evening of outstanding military music and pageantry, featuring over 200 of the world’s finest military musicians, the precision drill of the 40 strong Corps of Drums and a 100 strong Royal Navy Guard of Honour. This historic parade, including the emotive Naval Sunset ceremony, is performed on Horse Guards Parade in front of the beautiful backdrop of St James's Park. 

Tickets are available to purchase

All proceeds from this event will go to the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and RMA - The Royal Marines Charity.