A royal coronation is an exciting event! With an extra bank holiday coming up for the coronation weekend you might be wondering where to celebrate the historic occasion of King Charles III’s coronation? From street parties and community celebrations to family friendly activities we’ve rounded up the best King Charles Coronation family events….
King Charles Coronation Family Events In The South
King Charles III Coronation Craft Activities
Then, take a walk along the special royal coronation trail.
Please note there are a variety of other National Trust events for the coronation happening across the UK. Check your local National Trust property and gardens for more information.
National Trust - Melford Hall
Melford Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury CO10 9AA
Sat 6th May-Monday 8th May 12 noon-4pm
Normal National Trust Admission applies. Additional craft activities free
Coronation Celebration Party
- Magic show
- Face Painting
- Kids Crafts
- Hot food and licensed bar
Plus watch love footage of the coronation and take your own throne novelty photo! A day to remember for all the family.
Cashes Green Community Centre
1-3 Queen's Dr, Cashes Green, Stroud GL5 4NR
Sat 6th May 2023 11am-4pm
Battersea Power Station Coronation Party
Get your chairs and picnic blankets ready for a King’s Coronation Party.
- Live music including Elton John and Spice Girl tribute bands.
- London bus puppet and comedy show
- Food and drink stalls
- Face painting and balloon artists.
Battersea Power Station
Circus Rd W, Nine Elms, London SW11 8AL
Sat 6th May-Mon 8th May 2023
Free but additional activities may cost extra
King Charles Coronation Family Events In The North
Colne Town King's Coronation Party
- Free donkey rides and circus shows
- Free face painting and craft activities
- Free musical performances and knight fighting
Plus much more! There will also be a huge funfair and market so why not take a coronation picnic and make a day of it!
Colne Town Centre
Sunday 7th May 2023 10am-7pm
Oldham Coronation Festival
Watch the coronation events and procession on a giant screen plus live music with a line up of amazing tribute acts. These include music by Dua Lipa, Queen and The Beatles.
Also, there will be a variety of family friendly activities including street performers and comedy show.
Oldham Town Centre
Saturday 6th May 2023
King Charles Coronation Family Events In Wales
Right Royal Picnic
Live music and themed walkabout entertainment will provide a fun environment to enjoy a picnic with family and friends.
Castle St, Cardiff CF10 3RB
Sunday 7th May 2023 12pm-4pm
Free to enter castle no tickets required
Hi Tide Inn
Mackworth Rd, Porthcawl CF36 5BT
Sunday 7th May after dark
King Charles Coronation Family Events In Scotland
Coronation Party Weekend
Challenge your family members with traditional games like giant Ker Plunk and quoits. Then, raise a glass to the newly crowned king with themed drinks and food.
The Beagle Country Pub
Barend Holiday Village, Dalbeattie DG5 4NU
Sat 6th May-Monday 8th May 2023 from 12pm
Free activities. Normal prices apply for food and drink off the pub menu.
Aberdeen Coronation Celebrations
Polmuir Road, Aberdeen AB11 7TH
Sunday 7th May 2023 from 11.30am
We hope you have found a fun King Charles’ coronation party near you to celebrate and enjoy the the long weekend and additional bank holiday.
Are you looking for more inspiration and ideas for days out and family events over the May Bank Holiday weekends? Then, check out the things to do blogs and things to do on Bank Holiday Monday article on our website.