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Prince Harry paid tribute to 'visionary' as he and Meghan Markle mingle with Canadian elites at Invictus banquet

Prince Harry paid tribute to 'visionary' as he and Meghan Markle mingle with Canadian elites at Invictus banquet

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They got the royal treatment.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry spoke with Canadian politicians and celebrities at the Invictus Games One Year to Go dinner in Vancouver on Friday night.

The Sussex family – who recently rebranded with the launch of a gorgeous new website – starred at the glitzy event, with Harry being hailed as a 'visionary' in a song by Michael Bublé.

Meghan, 42, showed off some shoulders in a strapless olive green dress that highlighted her slim physique.

Harry, 39, complemented his wife by wearing a tie in the same green color.

The royal family has been in Canada for the past week Preparing for the 2025 Invictus GamesWhich will be held in that country next February.

Squamish Nation Councilor Wilson Williams and Tsleil-Wauthuth Nation Chief, Gene Thomas, hug Meghan Markle and Prince Harry during the Invictus Games dinner. AP
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended a one-year gala dinner at the Vancouver Convention Centre. AP
The Sussex family – who recently rebranded with the launch of a gorgeous new website – starred at the glitzy event, with Harry being hailed as a 'visionary' in a song by Michael Bublé. AP

During Friday's ceremony, Bublé performed a song he co-wrote with Paul Anka to honor Harry and sent “get well wishes” to King Charles.

The 75-year-old monarch was diagnosed with cancer earlier this month after being hospitalized with an enlarged prostate.

“Who knew, dreams can come true, when life tells you you ain't over yet / Nothing can be tamed, Invictus Games, you can play it your way,” Bublé, 48, sings.

“One man, a life-changing plan, doing everything he can, he's a visionary / Our healing wishes for your father / I've earned every day, the right to say, I did it my way,” the track continues.

During Friday's ceremony, Bublé performed a song he co-wrote with Paul Anka to honor Harry and sent “get well wishes” to King Charles. AP
Harry gave a heartfelt speech at the event on Friday. AP

Harry – who is a founding patron of the Invictus Games – also gave a heartfelt speech at the event.

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He first thanked the audience “for being here tonight and for your commitment to making the Invictus Games Vancouver Whistler 2025 possible.”

“When I am with the Invictus community surrounded by so many brave men and women who have served their countries with distinction, I feel humbled and at home,” the “Spare” author added.

“This year will mark ten years since the Invictus Games. The past decade has been a testament to the strength of resilience and the unbreakable spirit you all represent. Boy, have we had fun along the way,” he said.

Earlier on Friday, Harry and Meghan appeared at another promotional event for the Invictus Games, accompanied by Bublé and his wife, Luisana Lopilato. WireImage
Glamourous and glamorous: Meghan stunned in a camel coat and matching gloves. splashnews.com
Megan and Lopilato were seen laughing at the event. splashnews.com
Bublé and Harry had a chat at the promotional event in Vancouver. splashnews.com

Earlier on Friday, Harry and Meghan appeared at another promotional event for the Invictus Games, accompanied by Bublé and his wife, Luisana Lopilato.

The Canada trip came just days after the prince visited to see Charles amid his health battle in England on February 6.

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