The King and Queen dance, accompanied by Cotton Club. Photo: royalcourt.se
On Sunday 15 September, the Royal Family attended the City of Stockholm's celebrations in connection with The King's 40th jubilee, Dancing at the Palace, in the Inner Courtyard.
At 15:00 a toast was proposed to H.M. The King by Finance Commissioner and Chairman of the Municipal Executive Board Sten Nordin. The King then opened the gates at Lejonbacken to the Inner Courtyard, which had been transformed into an enormous dance floor.
The City of Stockholm invited the people of Stockholm and visitors to Dancing at the Palace to celebrate The King's 40th jubilee.