Prince William and wife Kate Middleton waved as they appeared on the big screen at a Boston Celtics basketball game on Wednesday, November 30, the first day of their US visit.
Other social media footage showed the crowd mostly cheering, with some booing and chanting “USA” as William and Kate appeared on the giant screen.
The trip marked the royals’ first US visit in eight years. Upon landing at Logan Airport, William released a statement on the couple’s official Twitter account that thanked Massachusetts for its hospitality.
“Catherine and I are delighted to be back in the United States and are extremely grateful to Governor Baker and The First Lady of Massachusetts for their warm welcome into Boston,” the statement said. Credit: @itsbiancaaa_ via Storyful