British Summer Time Hyde Park’s
OPEN HOUSE 2017!
Open Air Cinema, Live Music & Entertainment, Street Food, Pop Up Bars, Tennis Screenings, Theatre, Sports, and much more
Four Themed Evenings Announced!
FREE Open Air Cinema:
Musical Mondays (Mon. 3rd July)
Creature Features (Tue. 4th July)
Fantasy Fantastic (Wed. 5th July)
Flashback Friday (Fri. 7th July)
Moretti Gran Tour tickets on sale now!
Following the HUGE demand for the open-air film nights over the past two years, Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park is hosting four FREE evenings of frivolous film fun on one of the biggest outdoor screens in London.
There is something for everyone at Open House with four themed movie evenings – ranging from a sing-along spectacular of ‘Lion King’ to a flashback Friday with eighties classic ‘Dirty Dancing’. Films will be shown each evening at 6pm and 8.30pm.
Entry to the cinema is FREE on a first-come-first-served basis. Sign up HERE to be in with the chance of winning one of five pairs of VIP wristbands, which get you guaranteed fast track entry to ALL cinema screenings – plus be the first to hear about exclusive packages. Those who have already signed up are automatically entered.
MON 3rd JULY – MUSICAL MONDAYS
6.00PM THE LION KING (U)
8.30PM LA LA LAND (12A)
TUE 4th JULY – CREATURE FEATURES
6.00PM THE JUNGLE BOOK (2016) (PG)
8.30PM BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (2017) (PG)
WED 5th JULY – FANTASY FANTASTIC
6.00PM FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM (12A)
8.30PM THE PRINCESS BRIDE (PG)
FRI 7th JULY – FLASHBACK FRIDAY
6.00PM BACK TO THE FUTURE (PG)
8.30PM DIRTY DANCING (12A)
Plus tickets to the Moretti Gran Tour Experience are now on sale. Tickets cost just £10pp plus a booking fee. All 45-minute tours take place on Tuesday 4th, Wednesday 5th May and Friday 7th July.
Each room of our immersive theatre features authentic food, sights, smells, textures, culture – and the finest beer, of course – from our favourite regions of Italy. Visit the orange groves in Sicily, the rolling hills of Tuscany, a rustic village in Emilia Romagna and the home of Birra Moretti, Udine – all without ever leaving London!
There’s so much for you to discover. Will a salty sea breeze brighten the citrus notes in Birra Moretti Le Regionali Siciliana? How will your taste buds respond to different flavours of molecular caviar? Come and find out.
Also on the agenda for a mega midweek in Hyde Park will be… Sporting events, The Barclaycard Playground, tennis screenings live from Wimbledon, street food stalls from all over the world, pop up bars serving draft & craft beer, wine & cocktails, live music and entertainment, Soho Radio live broadcasting, Chickenshed Theatre and much, much more.
So come on down and enjoy the host activities bringing a true taste of summer to your week, all at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park.
On the Barclaycard Stage from 6pm through to 10pm, let ITV’s Arielle Free host your FREE evening live entertainment at OPEN HOUSE.
Monday 3rd July – THePETEBOX
Award-winning beat boxer THePETEBOX, whose pioneering live show has ignited audiences across the world, will be tearing up the stage this summer, immersing the crowd in a musical experience unlike any other.
Tuesday 4th July – House Gospel Choir, plus THePETEBOX
Described as a place where spirituality and the euphoria of the dance floor come together, House Gospel Choir will unite and uplift the audience through their outstanding vocals and good vibes. Plus, THePETEBOX will return for a second night to showcase more of his beat boxing magic.
Wednesday 5th July – London Gay Men’s Chorus, plus Old Dirty Brasstards
The incredible London Gay Men’s Chorus return to OPEN HOUSE for a second year to entertain and inspire through their diverse and impressive repertoire. Performing renditions of anything from The Beatles to Lady Gaga, Old Dirty Brasstards will also be taking to the stage; a 10-piece outfit that can often be found commanding the crowds at the likes of Bestival, Glastonbury and Latitude.
Friday 7th July – Soho Radio presents The Cuban Brothers plus special guests
Soho Radio will be hosting The Barclaycard Stage on Friday 7th July from 4pm onwards, with performances from The Cuban Brothers, The Curious, Mary Epworth, Little Barrie, Young Gun Silver Fox, and the Soho Radio All Stars Feat. Baby Bam, Terri Walker and Hamish Stuart. This is sure to be a showcase to remember.
Street Food Market
Prepare to be spoilt for choice at the sensational Street Food Market, running from midday onwards. It’s a chance to traverse the world on a culinary adventure as Sourced Market, pioneers of scrumptious festival fodder, have hand-picked the finest street food traders that London has to offer, catering for a wide range of taste buds and dietary requirements.
This is your chance to try all of the amazing names you might have heard about but never got to visit, all in one central location.
Craft Beer & Cocktail Bars
We have an exciting range of pop up bars selling great refreshments from draft & craft beer to wine, spirits and cocktails – serving from 12pm onwards. Enjoy our finest tipples whilst roam the event’s activities, or simply sit back and relax with a drink in hand.
Moretti Gran Tour
Take your senses on a journey through Sicily, Tuscany, Emilia Romagna, and Udine, without even leaving London’s Hyde Park at this year’s Moretti Gran Tour. Go on a multi-sensory journey where you’ll enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and flavours of the regions that inspire Birra Moretti. In each, the experience culminates with a sample ice-cold beer from the Birra Moretti range, and a traditional aperitivo – carefully selected to complement the flavours of the beer. Tickets
Soho Radio – Broadcasting Live from OPEN HOUSE
Direct from Barclaycard presents British Summer Time, Soho Radio will be taking up residency in Hyde Park and broadcasting live from OPEN HOUSE, with presenters from their eclectic roster providing the soundtrack, including journalist Pete Paphides, Primal Scream bassist Simone Marie and legendary broadcaster Gary Crowley. Awarded Best Online Radio Station in the Mixcloud Online Radio Awards 2016, Soho Radio has grown organically since its beginnings in 2014, gathering talent, legends and support along the way. Inspired by Soho’s diverse culture, the station draws together musicians, artists, filmmakers, poets and the generally curious, from across the globe.
Renowned theatre company Chickenshed will be returning to Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park in July with performances of its acclaimed and highly popular children’ s show Tales from the Shed – all completely free of charge, and bigger than ever!
Performance dates and times:
Monday 3 July – 12.30pm and 1.45pm
Tuesday 4 July – 10.30am, 12pm and 1.30pm
Wednesday 5 July – 10.30am, 12pm and 1.30pm
Each show lasts 50-60 minutes
The show is suitable for all children, up to the age of 6. There is no charge for the shows, but schools tickets must be reserved in advance via the Chickenshed Box Office – please email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your place.
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO SIGN UP FOR EXCLUSIVE ANNOUNCEMENTS, GO TO THE WEBSITE: BST-HYDEPARK.COM/OPENHOUSE