Danish Opening of Parliament 2017

Members of the Danish Royal Family attended the opening session of the Danish Parliament (Folketinget) at the Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen on October 4th. Continue reading

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Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik’s Golden Wedding Anniversary

The Danish Royal Family celebrated Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik’s Golden Wedding Anniversary by unveiling a statue at Fredensborg Palace on June 5th. The statue, called “Miss Fredensborg,” was designed by Prince Henrik and is the couple’s gift to each other. Though the couple will spend the day, June 10th, privately, stay tuned this week for coverage on past events, including their lavish Wedding and grand 25th Anniversary celebrations. Continue reading

Wedding of Prince Joachim and Marie Cavallier

Happy Anniversary to Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark, who got married on this day in 2008. The second marriage of the Prince, to the French-born Marie, was held at the Møgeltønder Church near Schackenborg Castle (home of Prince Joachim and his family). Not a State Occasion like other royal wedding, it was attended by foreign royals, and had a White Tie dress code. Continue reading

King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday Gala

The Norwegian Government hosted a Gala at the Opera in Oslo for King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday on the evening of May 10th. Members of Foreign Royal Families were present. On May 9th, the King and Queen hosted a Banquet at the Royal Palace. Earlier on May 10th, there was a lunch and mini-cruise on the Royal Yacht Norge. 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 take a look at the guest list.  Continue reading