Royal Wedding Guests: Who’s invited to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle’s big day?

By Bianca Tan | 2 weeks ago
Royal Wedding Guests: Who’s invited to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle’s big day?
PHOTOGRAPH: Flickr/ Jean-Marc Astesana | Royal family and friends are expected to arrive at the Windsor castle on May 19.

The royal wedding on May 19, 2018 is just 9 days away and fans are waiting to get any update about the big day. More specifically, people are eager to find out who will be at the biggest nuptials of the year. With over 600 guests at the St. George’s Chapel, the ceremony is expected to be filled with celebrities and other big-named personalities. 

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been tight-lipped about their wedding. Nonetheless, some sources have dropped hints at the royal wedding guest list. Who are invited and who are not? Here’s our unofficial list of the royal wedding guests.

Royal Wedding 2018 guests include UK public

First up, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have invited 2,640 members of the public to Windsor Castle. The fortunate ones will be able to watch the arrivals of both the bride and groom, as well as other guests and members of the royal family. They will also line the streets from the castle to St. George’s Chapel, the venue of the wedding. 

Interestingly, the couple has requested that the crowd chosen include young people from all across UK. Those who have shown strong leadership and those who have served their communities. Also invited are 200 people from charities close to Prince Harry and Markle. 

Royal Family

Of course, the royal family will be present at the ceremony. Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, will be at the ceremony. However, there is a chance that her husband, Prince Philip, won’t make the it. The Prince is still recovering from his hip replacement surgery. A spokesperson for the palace, however confirmed that they “very much hope” that his highness will make to the celebration. 

Meghan Markle’s parents are also coming to the wedding. Her mother, Doria Ragland, will accompany her daughter in the car ride to the castle. Her father, Thomas Markle Sr., will walk the Suites actress down the aisle. 

Prince William and Kate Middleton will also be in attendance. Prince George and Princess Charlotte are expected to be a page boy and bridesmaid. However, the newest member of the royal family, Prince Louis, will miss the wedding. 

Celebrities attending the Royal Wedding

Friends will also be in attendance at the royal wedding 2018. Quantico star, Priyanka Chopra, has confirmed that she will be at ceremony. She confirmed in an interview with Live with Kelly and Ryan that she is already thinking of which royal wedding gifts to give the couple who probably has it all.

“What do you get a princess? Do you think I should get the princess a frog? Most princesses like frogs I heard. I don’t know, we’ll have to think about that one,” Chopra joked. 

The Spice Girls are also attending. According to Mel B, the group has been invited to the ceremony. It hasn’t been confirmed whether the UK girl group will be performing at the reception. However, there is a big possibility that a reunion at the Prince Harry, Meghan Markle wedding will happen.

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