Now that the Royal Baby, Prince Louis, has been born, it is time to focus our royal attention on the world’s favorite engaged couple, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle! In just a few short weeks, these two lovebirds will be tying the knot and we have created a Royal Roundup of events and activities for royal enthusiasts to take part in. From a DIY fascinator class at Meghan Markle’s former place of work to a special Music City watch party complete with English tea service, there is something for everyone to enjoy! No need to stand out St George’s Chapel now!
(Heron Agency Publicist and Royal Wedding Guru, Katie Moran, decked out in her finest English wedding attire.)
For the traveler celebrating in the Music City
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! On May 19th , Royal Wedding celebrations will be making their way across the pond and all the way down South at The Westin Nashville, 807 Clark Place. This premier hotel in Music City is pulling out the red carpet for guests and locals alike to celebrate this memorable occasion in style. Guests booking at The Westin Nashville May 18th and May 19th will receive the full royal treatment. All will be welcomed with an in-room Royal Wedding welcome amenity, as well as the option to partake in English Tea Service in-room. An added incentive for those flying in on the new direct to Nashville flights from London, will be the option to be shuttled to the hotel via black car service pickup from the airport. The royal celebrations will continue with a Royal Wakeup Call from the hotel to attend the Decker & Dyer Watch Party at 6AM CST on May 19th, where the life-sized monitors will project the wedding as if you were really there.
For the lady who wants to dress the royal part while paying a visit to Meghan Markle’s former place of work
As the bride-to-be Meghan Markle’s former place of work, Paper Source has announced a series of DIY fascinator classes to get royal enthusiasts ready for the big day. For $10, the premier paperie and gift retailer will provide attending customers with the chance to design, create, and embellish one paper fascinator. All 120 locations of Paper Source will be hosting these classes and they are available on: Friday, May 11 at 5:00PM, Saturday, May 12 at 10:00AM, and Friday, May 18 at 5:00PM.
For the Royal Wedding enthusiast looking for a watch party
Both Nashville residents and visitors alike are invited to partake in the Royal Wedding Watch Party at Decker & Dyer, 807 Clark Place. The Decker & Dyer Watch Party, open to the public, will begin promptly at 6AM CST, the official start time of the Royal Wedding. From there, Royal Wedding enthusiasts will be treated to a Traditional English Tea service including food items and a tea service with a Nashville twist of sweet tea cocktails and mocktails. While watching Prince Harry and Meghan wed, attendees will have the option to partake in a champagne toast of Veuve Clicquot, the Official Champagne of the Royal Family, and what will be served at the Royal Wedding.
For the Meghan Markle want-to-be
Those looking to get pampered like a true royal and get as close to being like Meghan Markle for the day can take advantage of the Royal Wedding Spa Package at Rhapsody Spa, 807 Clark Place Nashville, TN. This package is complete with a makeup tutorial class on how to obtain a natural look (Meghan’s preferred makeup look), face yoga (a favorite skincare treatment of Markle’s), a Meghan themed mani/pedi, choice of a Signature Spa massage or facial with coconut or tea tree oil products (Meghan’s favorite spa treatment products), and a complimentary glass of Veuve Clicquot. This package will be available to book the weekend of the Royal Wedding.
For the romantic in search of a royal date night
Geja’s Café (340 W. Armitage) cordially requests your presence to celebrate Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle’s upcoming nuptials on Saturday, May 19. For the entire week leading up to the wedding of the year, Chicago’s most romantic restaurant will be offering a selection of exclusive premier dinners fit for any royal, beginning Monday, May 14th until Sunday, May 20th. Beginning on Monday, May 14th, the restaurant will offer a selection of premier dinners, with a royal twist. The Prince Harry Combination, features signature aged beef tenderloin, lobster tail, jumbo Gulf shrimp, Atlantic Sea scallops, and boneless chicken breast; and an ode to Meghan’s favorites, The Duchess Meghan Combination, complete with succulent lobster tail, jumbo Gulf shrimp, plump Atlantic Sea scallops, and fresh vegetables.