King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia at Bayreuth Festival

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden attended the opening of the Bayreuth Festival 2017 (Bayreuth Festspielhaus) in Bayreuth, Germany on July 25th. The King and Queen are in Germany for series of events, including Queen Silvia being awarded with the Bavarian Order of Merit. Continue reading


King Carl XVI Gustaf’s Pre-Wedding Gala

King  Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden will celebrate their 41st Anniversary tomorrow. In honour of the event, we are flashing back to an event that happened on this day 41 years ago, their pre-wedding gala. On the evening of June 18th, the happy couple and their guests attended a gala performance at the Royal Opera in Stockholm, which was followed by a dinner and dance for 200 guests at Drottningholm Palace. Take a look below at scenes from that evening- Continue reading