This Thursday, June 2 to Sunday, June 5, the United Kingdom will have its Platinum Jubilee marking the 70th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign. ABC has exclusive coverage of the event in the US, so “Good Morning America,” “World News Tonight With David Muir” and “Nightline” will all have coverage focused on the Platinum Jubilee. Hulu will have next-day on-demand coverage of events like the Buckingham Palace concert. Considering Hulu Live TV includes ABC, ABC News, and Hulu on-demand, it’s likely your best option to watch all the US coverage of the Platinum Jubilee. You can also watch the UK’s Sky News YouTube Channel as it’s accessible in the United States and is running continuous coverage (plus the British accents really set the mood.)
ABC News Live is available for free through the ABC News Live app on Roku, iOS, Android, Apple TV, Fire TV, and more. ABC News Live is also in the Channel Lineup of Hulu Live TV, YouTube TV, FuboTV, and Vidgo. Read on for a schedule and description of the Platinum Jubilee.
Platinum Jubilee Schedule
Below is the schedule for the Platinum Jubilee and where you can watch it.
Thursday, June 2
Trooping the Colour: The procession starts at 5:00 am ET and will start at Buckingham Palace and end at the Horse Guard’s Parade ground. Hundreds of army musicians, the Irish Guards’ 1st Battalion, horses, and over a thousand officers from the Queen’s Household Division. The Queen and her family will make a balcony appearance at the Parade grounds to close the event. (10 a.m GMT / 2 a.m. PT) watch on Sky News YouTube Channel
Lighting of the Beacons: 4:00 pm ET – Starting at 4 p.m. ET, 1,500 beacons will light across the U.K. and its territories. The central beacon at Buckingham Palace will be lit in a special ceremony. Coverage in the US will be on the ABC News Live show GMA3: What You Need To Know, which you can watch free on the ABC News App.
Friday, June 3
Thanksgiving Service: 4:15 a.m ET – A service in honor of the Queen’s reign will occur at St Paul’s Cathedral. Members of the royal family will be in attendance. Watch on Sky News YouTube Channel
Saturday, June 4
Platinum Party at the Palace: 2:30 p.m. ET – A Buckingham Palace concert featuring several notable performers on three stages. Performances and appearances include: Queen with Adam Lambert, Jax Jones, Mabel, Stefflon Dun, Elbow, Craig David, George Ezra, Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, Mimi Webb, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sir Elton John, Diversity, Sam Ryder, Sir Rod Stewart, Andrea Bocelli, Duran Duran, Nile Rodgers, Alicia Keys, Hans Zimmer, Celeste, Sigala and Ella Eyre, Mica Paris, and Diana Ross. The two-hour concert will air on ABC News Live and Hulu on-demand the next day.
Sunday, June 6
Platinum Jubilee Pageant: 8 a.m. ET -The Platinum Jubilee weekend closes with an event celebrating the life of Queen Elizabeth II. Performers will tell the story of the Queen’s reign in four acts. The pageant will feature the “River of Hope,” a procession of 200 silk flags with messages from children about their aspirations for the next 70 years. Watch on Sky News YouTube Channel
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