Prince William and Kate Middleton‘s youngest son Prince Louis definitely enjoyed himself at the Platinum Jubilee, making a whole lot of silly faces and even shushing his mom at one point.
The royal couple marked the conclusion of the four-day weekend celebrating Queen Elizabeth‘s 70 years on the throne by sharing a series of photos from the many events they took part in on social media. “What a fantastic weekend of celebrations. Seeing people across the nation coming together with family, friends and loved ones has been extremely special,” the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge wrote. “Thank you to everyone who turned out to show their gratitude to The Queen and her inspiring 70 years of leadership. From the crowds on the Mall to communities hosting street parties up and down the country, we hope you had a weekend to remember.” They then shared a photo of Prince William walking with their youngest during Trooping the Colour, joking, “We all had an incredible time, especially Louis…” adding the eyes emoji.
Although it was Queen Elizabeth’s first appearance on the balcony in years, it was Prince Louis who stole the show during Trooping the Colour where he joined other members of the royal family, including his grandparents Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cambridge, and his siblings, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, on the balcony at Buckingham Palace to take in the show. The four-year-old also wore the same little sailor suit previously worn by his father to Trooping the Colour at age two in 1985. While standing on the balcony with the rest of the royal family, Louis was photographed alternating between enthusiastically waving at the crowd, pulling faces, and covering his ears and screaming during a particularly loud flypast featuring 70 military planes.
The young royal also attended the Platinum Jubilee Pageant, which closed out the weekend, once again watching from Buckingham Palace’s balcony where he threw a little bit of a tantrum. At one point, he could be seen sticking his tongue out and shushing his mom, prompting a very stern look from Kate in response, before he went on to take turns sitting on his dad and grandfather’s laps. Princess Anne‘s son-in-law Mike Tindall also appeared to be doing his best to wrangle Louis, pointing to both his eyes as a warning to Louis that he was watching him, which prompted a laugh from the Duchess. And Louis did seem to quickly settle down after that, going from pouting to giving his mom some sweet cuddles and kisses.
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