Seeing as it's summer, and it's hopefully going to be hot (crossed-fingers), how about watching a blockbuster movie at Kensington Palace? They're putting an outdoor cinema screen outside the front giving you a fantastic backdrop.
Tonight's movie is the Oscar nominated performance film A Star Is Born (15, 136 mins), which tells the story of a hard-drinking musician (Bradley Cooper) who discovers a young singer (Lady Gaga).
Note: Admission to Kensington Palace is not included. There is limited seating capacity so advanced booking is definitely recommended. Premium tickets come with a complimentary drink at the bar and a better seating position. Bear in mind that screenings will still go ahead even if there's bad weather, so be prepared for a bit of drizzle and cold.
> Craig’s review of Kensington Palace – “How many tourists put Kensington Palace on their 'must-do' list because of Princess Diana? If that's your only reason for going then trust me: don't bother. It's not much of a palace. It looks more like a Stately home to me -- the kind of country home you might visit on a Sunday afternoon to have a cup of tea. You can always rate a palace by the fame of the names who… continued”
A Star Is Born at Hampton Court Palace – 8 Aug 2019 – Hampton Court Palace will be showing the Lady Gaga movie A Star Is Born on an outdoor cinema screen on the East Front Lawn
A Star Is Born at Westminster Abbey – 13 Aug 2019 – Watch the Lady Gaga movie A Star Is Born at an open-air cinema screen round the side of Westminster Abbey
A Star Is Born at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre – 1 Sep 2019 – Watch the Lady Gaga movie 'A Star Is Born' on an outdoor cinema screen at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre.
Outdoor cinema: The Young Victoria – 30 Jul 2019 – Kensington Palace will be showing Emily Blunt's movie The Young Victoria on an outdoor cinema screen outside the palace
The Favourite, at Kensington Palace – 31 Jul 2019 – Kensington Palace will be showing Olivia Colman Oscar-winning movie The Favourite on an outdoor cinema screen
Outdoor film: Mary Poppins Returns – 2 Aug 2019 – Mary Poppins will be flying into Kensington Palace for a showing of her new movie on an outdoor cinema screen outside the palace
Space Spectacular — Movie theme tunes – 22 Jun 2017 – Space Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall combines a laser light show with the best theme tunes from space-based movies.
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