Grab your chair or blanket, weather-appropriate gear, and a few nibbles, and prepare to be entertained this Summer at Harlequin Outdoors, now in its 3rd year, with events, including plays and comedy for all ages in the beautiful setting of Reigate Castle.

Scroll down to see What’s On and for practical tips for your outdoor theatre experience.

Practical tips for your outdoor theatre experience

Arrival time
The grounds will be open 1 hours before the show.

Show time
Show times vary; please check your tickets for further information and the web listings for approximate running times.

What should I bring?
Bring something to sit on – a blanket, chair or cushion. Please be mindful of those sitting behind you, and don’t bring sun umbrellas, gazebos etc.

Sadly no food option this year: customers may bring picnics.
Bar will be open at all events serving a variety of drinks.

What happens if it rains?
The show will go on come rain or shine, so please bring clothing that will keep you warm and dry. If weather conditions are extremely adverse, the event may be moved to the Harlequin Theatre. This decision would be made the day before.

Ticket collection
We encourage you to choose print at home tickets; you can print these out or simply show us your ticket on your phone. There won’t be a facility to print out tickets at the event, so if you choose the collection option, please do this in advance from our Box Office. On arrival, a member of the team will be there to check tickets and answer questions.

Are dogs allowed?
No dogs are allowed other than assistance dogs.

Getting here
Castle Grounds is in central Reigate. You can approach via steps from the High Street or the A25, and there is step-free access from the Town Hall on Castlefield Road. See the map below for the exact location.

There is level, step-free access via the Town Hall, and the event is suitable for wheelchair users, although please note that the performance area is on grass. There will be an accessible portaloo available. Assistance dogs are welcome.

There will be portaloos available at the event, which will be cleaned regularly.

If you have any questions that are not answered above, please email us at or call us 01737 276500.