The Royal Family gives a sneak peek into the State Banquet where Donald Trump is in attendance

royals 04/06/2019

The State Banquet is well underway at Buckingham Palace and it so far, it has seem to go off drama-free!

The Royal Family social media account shared some special, behind the scenes images of the Buckingham Palace Ballroom before Queen Elizabeth II, her guests and the rest of the Royal Family filled the room.

In attendance of the banquet is, of course, Queen Elizabeth and Mr and Mrs Trump. Also filling the seats is the Duke of Cambridge, The Prime Minister, The Duchess of Cornwall, The Prince of Wales, The Lord Speaker, Duchess of Cambridge, Donald Trump's children, the British defense and foreign ministers as well as more.

At the start of the banquet, Donald Trump said a few words about the Queen, hailing her work as a mechanic during World War II, Trump cast the monarch as a symbol of British strength and endurance.

"As we honor our shared victory and heritage, we affirm the common values that will unite us long into future: freedom, sovereignty, self-determination, the rule of law and reference for the rights given to us by almighty God."

"From the second world war to today, her majesty has stood as a constant symbol of these priceless traditions," Trump said at the start of a state banquet. "She has embodied the spirit of dignity, duty, and patriotism that beats proudly in every British heart."