Eight corgis, a breed notably beloved by Queen Elizabeth II, embarked on Manhattan’s Herald Square on Tuesday to romp around a makeshift castle while outfitted as members of the royal family.
To the amusement of onlookers, the corgis enacted their own version of the wedding ahead of highly-anticipated nuptials between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on May 19.
Royal court: Eight corgis arrived in Herald Square in New York City dressed as the royal family
Regal: The ‘Royal Corgi Court’ was assembled to promote Lifetime’s new movie about Meghan and Harry. They even had a lookalike play Queen Elizabeth II and her royal guards
Romantic: Corgi’s dressed as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle shared a kiss later on into the royal wedding
The ‘Royal Corgi Court’, as the event was dubbed, assembled to promote Lifetime’s new movie Harry and Meghan: A Royal Romance set to premiere on May 13.
During the marketing campaign, a red carpet was used for each corgi to march down in their own outfit to mirror that of one of the royal family members.
A herald announced each corgi’s name in turn as they were paraded down the carpet in their wedding attire.
Those in attendance in corgi form were Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, Prince William, Duchess Catherine, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Charles and of course, Queen Elizabeth II.
The doggos were then led into a faux-grass courtyard featuring a mini fountain and a makeshift Windsor Castle playhouse.
Playtime: The event had a faux-grass enclosure featuring a makeshift Windsor Castle play area for the corgis
Smiling: Corgi Prince William appeared excited to celebrate his brother’s wedding
Beautiful: Corgis Duchess Catherine (left) and Meghan Markle (right) were spotted together on the faux courtyard during the event Tuesday
Regal: Prince Charles, who is next in line for the throne, made an appearance in corgi form
Blushing bride: The corgi dressed as Meghan Markle was not afraid of the spotlight as she posed in her white gown for fans
Two royal guards and a woman dressed as Queen Elizabeth kept the dogs entertained as the ran around the play area while onlookers took pictures.
Corgi Meghan Markle, who was outfitted in a white gown, had a brief wardrobe malfunction as she struggled to keep the rhinestone crown on her head.
She reportedly spent most of her time sitting in front of the castle while her husband-to-be lapped up all the water in the fountain nearby.
The corgi Prince Harry was outfitted in a blue military jacket, but the real His Royal Highness could actually choose a morning coat instead for his nuptials on May 19.
Play date: The eight corgis ran around together after they entered the enclosure
Puparazi: Reporters were drawn to Princess Charlotte who was wearing flowers in her hair for the wedding Tuesday
Serious: The corgi dressed as Prince Charles was outfitted with a formal robe and crown
Crowded: A large amount of people gathered during the event to see the corgis dressed up as the royal court
Popular British music – including the Beatles and the Spice Girls – was played throughout the entire day for entertainment.
After about 30 minutes of running around the enclosure, the corgis were escorted out for a break from the large crowd.
The royal court returned periodically throughout the day to acknowledge their fans and take another lap around the enclosure.
Corgis Meghan Markle and Prince Harry even sneaked a kiss later on, but the two dogs were not officially married.