15:00 Saturday 13 Sep 2014 Hyde Park
About this event
Pumeza Matshikiza soprano
Vittorio Grigolo tenor
Earth, Wind & Fire
BBC Concert Orchestra
Royal Choral Society
Richard Balcombe conductor
Sir Terry Wogan presenter
Early evening entertainment:
20th century Boy
Tony Blackburn presenter
Join in the Last Night of the Proms celebrations in Hyde Park, hosted by Proms in the Park stalwart Sir Terry Wogan. The open-air concert features a host of musical stars, including Proms in the Park favourites the BBC Concert Orchestra under the baton of Richard Balcombe, and special guests including Italian tenor Vittorio Grigolo, soprano Pumeza Matshikiza, Rufus Wainwright and legendary Earth, Wind & Fire. Presenter Tony Blackburn joins us again to get this year’s party under way, introducing a range of artists, including the Dhol Foundation and the cast of 20th Century Boy.
More artists to be announced.
• Gates open 3.00pm
• Main stage show starts at 5.15pm
• Ticket price £38.00 (plus £1.25 booking fee) (free for children aged 2 years and under)
• VIP hospitality tickets £376 (plus £8.00 booking fee)
• Hampers £65 (plus £2.50 booking fee)
The event is being held on Saturday 13 September in the heart of the city, London’s Hyde Park. Gates open at 3.00pm with the main stage opening at 5.15pm.
Please note: For 2014 Proms in the Park, we have a new admissions procedure in place at the main entrance. This is to ensure a better experience for all but also due to heightened security in the London area. If you are travelling to the event, please allow plenty of time for your journey and expect rigorous searches on the door. For more details on our new admissions procedure, along with other important travel and event information, please visit our FAQ’s
Read the full Proms in the Park Terms & Conditions.
Proms in the Park FAQs
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Experience the Last Night magic in style with a luxury dining experience in the Proms in the Park VIP restaurant. Set within a unique vantage point overlooking the arena, with an exclusive terrace looking across to the stage, VIP Hospitality is the perfect way to enjoy your experience of the event – whether you’re enjoying a day out with friends, entertaining clients or treating staff and colleagues.
VIP Hospitality package at £376 plus booking fee per person includes:
Dedicated VIP Hospitality entrance Private terrace with unrivalled views of the stage A place in BBC Proms in the Park exclusive glass-fronted VIP Restaurant Drinks and canapé reception Three-course dinner served with fine wines followed by cheese buffet and coffee Complimentary bar Souvenir programme Waitress service Dedicated luxury toilet facilities Direct access to the arena The evening starts with a drinks and canapé reception at 5pm.
The main event closes at 10.30pm.
Private tables are available for between 8 and 12 guests with shared facilities for smaller parties. Unfortunately, VIP Hospitality cannot accommodate children under the age of 14 years.
Please note that stewards will be on duty to ensure that all ticket-holders conform to the events' Terms and Conditions, specifically:
• No Glass items including bottles and jars, barbeques or flaming torches can be taken into the arena.
• No more than one litre of wine or the equivalent of four cans of beer to be brought into the arena per person.
• Anybody under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult aged 18 or over. Proof of age may be requested upon entry.
For further information and to book individual VIP Hospitality Packages or for small numbers please contact See Tickets.
To book group or corporate VIP Hospitality Packages please contact AR Events
Up-to-date travel information will be available here nearer to the time and you can check the TFL website.
Please check the Proms in the Park FAQs for more information such as on-site services and facilities, access information, food options, what you can bring, information on bringing children and much more.
Coverage on the BBC
BBC Proms in the Park will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 2, Red Button and online.
Viewers can watch extracts from all four Proms in the Park via the Red Button on Saturday evening, 13 September. Online viewers can also watch all four Parks live, in full, at www.bbc.co.uk/proms Viewers on Virgin Tivo can also watch each concert live, in full, on Saturday 13 September.
Each of the four Parks will also be available to watch again, on demand, at www.bbc.co.uk/proms and on Virgin TiVo.
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Please note that See Tickets and the Royal Albert Hall Box Office are the ONLY official ticketing agents for BBC Proms in the Park. Tickets from other agents may be fraudulent and do not guarantee access to Proms concerts. The BBC, See Tickets and the Royal Albert Hall work together to combat touting wherever possible. If you are in doubt as to the authenticity of your tickets, please contact:
SEE Tickets – 0844 209 7353 – Calls cost 6p/min from a BT landline plus standard network charges
Royal Albert Hall – 0845 401 5040 – Calls cost 5p/min from most landlines (an additional connection charge may also apply).
AR Events is an official agent for Proms in the Park Corporate Hospitality tickets.
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