Buckle up! Your family’s summer plans may be looking a little different this year, but you can party from the comfort and safety of your own car late next month.

intu Merry Hill is hosting Car Park Party, the UK’s only live touring event and a socially distanced and safe entertainment experience.

Car Park Party is an outdoor drive-in event bringing together 'world-renowned brands in comedy, karaoke and theatre'. 

The shows will take place across two days (Thursday 23 & Friday 24 July) on the main car park at The Waterfront at intu Merry Hill.

A traffic-management system will be in place and all vehicles will be parked two metres apart. Food & drink will be available to buy and take away, adhering to government guidelines on social distancing and safety. Accessible toilet facilities will be provided, with social distancing, health & safety management and sanitation measures in place.

On Thursday evening, the entertainment begins with a singalong concert from the Massaoke Band, who will be performing A Night At The Musicals and Back To The Eighties.

Friday daytime sees live theatre taking place in the car park courtesy of Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain, while Friday evening offers the chance to enjoy some top comedic talent, as supplied by The Comedy Store.

There will be limited tickets for each show, priced at £35 per car for comedy & karaoke and £30 per car for theatre (£2.50 booking fee applies). Tickets are available at carparkparty.com.