Royal Family News – Boston Makes Way for Prince William and Kate Middleton Visit This Week
Royal Family news reveals that the city of Boston is preparing to welcome British royalty as Prince William and Kate Middleton are set to visit the city for their first US visit since 2014. Read on and we’ll share some new details about the upcoming visit.
Royal Family News: Prince William and Kate Middleton Extremely Excited About US Visit
Royal Family news reveals that, according to NBC Boston, new details about the visit and what is going into it have been revealed. The Prince and Princess of Wales are not the only royalty that is going to be at this gig. Hollywood royalty is going to make a big splash as well.
PEOPLE reports that the prince and princess are “both extremely excited for the visit,” which will culminate with a glamorous night at the Earthshot Awards. Staffers have reportedly referred to the event for Will and Kate as their “Super Bowl moment.”
Prince and Princess of Wales Hope to Inspire
The prince and princess are expected to arrive in Boston on Wednesday and their office has revealed some new details about their visit. The royals’ three days in the US will end in a celebration of new ideas for solving the planet’s environmental issues – the second annual Earthshot Awards Ceremony.
Will and Kate last visited the US in 2014 with a trip to New York City. A source for PEOPLE said, “they feel and appreciate the warmth and excitement of the American people for their return to the US and are really looking forward to meeting as many folks as possible.”
The Earthshot Awards, which is going to air on PBS this coming Sunday, December 4, has been referred to by Prince William as his attempt to provide some optimism about the work of environmental issues and climate change. Will and Kate are “excited to be able to bring that to the US,” the source said, adding that the royal couple hopes to “inspire people stateside and around the world” with their incredible stories.
Prince William to Focus on Supporting Hard-Pressed Communities
While the Earthshot Prize event on Friday evening is the paramount reason for the US visit, Will and Kate see it as a chance to “fact-find” for some of the causes close to their hearts. “Some of the things we are focused on right now is supporting some of the most hard-pressed communities up and down the U.K. and we will continue to do that in Boston,” the source added.
The trip will reportedly begin with a welcome from Mayor Michelle Wu and Ambassador Caroline Kennedy at Boston City Hall and will start the countdown to the star-studded Earthshot Prize Ceremony at MGM Music City Hall on Friday night.
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