King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday Celebrations

Itineraries and Guest Confirmations have been released for King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway’s 80th Birthday Celebrations on May 9th and 10th. Click HERE to the celebrations for his 21st Birthday, HERE to the celebrations for his 40th Birthday, HERE for the King and Queen’s combined 60th Birthday celebrations, and HERE for his 70th Birthday celebrations.


Click HERE to see the 80th Birthday Banquet at the Royal Palace of Oslo

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Click HERE to see the 80th Birthday Lunch and Cruise on the Royal Yacht

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Click HERE to see the 80th Birthday Gala Dinner at the Opera House

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On the evening of May 9th, King Harald and Queen Sonja will host a White Tie Gala Dinner at the Royal Palace of Oslo for their foreign royal guests. On May 10th, the Norwegian Royal Family and their guests will have Lunch on Royal Yacht Norge in Oslofjorden. In the evening, the Royal Family and their guests will attend a Black Tie Gala Dinner hosted by the Norwegian Government at the Opera in Oslo.


This is the official guest list released by the Norwegian Royal Court. Links to the individual royal court releases is linked on the country.


  • Queen Margrethe
  • Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary
  • Prince Joachim and Princess Marie (only on May 10)


  • King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia
  • Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel
  • Prince Carl-Phillip and Princess Sofia


  • King Philippe and Queen Mathilde


  • King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima
  • Princess Beatrix
  • Prince Constantijn (only on May 9)
  • Princess Mabel


  • Queen Anne Marie
  • Crown Prince Pavlos and Crown Princess Marie Chantal
  • Prince Nikolaos and Princess Tatiana


  • Prince Albert II


  • The Countess of Wessex
  • Lady Elizabeth Shakerley


  • Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Theresa
  • Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie


  • King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia (only on May 10)

The Presidents and First Lady’s of Finland and Iceland will also attend.

Preparations for the Banquet have been released on the Official Instagram page-

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