Royal Visit 2016: Cutest moments from Prince George, Princess Charlotte at B.C. party

WATCH: Highlights from the children's party

Prince George and Princess Charlotte made a rare public appearance together in Victoria, B.C., on Thursday when they attended a party on the grounds of Government House.

This was the royal children’s first official public engagement together.

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They seemed to have a great time, playing with balloons, bubbles, and petting and riding animals.

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We’ve highlighted the cutest moments from the morning (watch the videos below):

Princess Charlotte just loves balloons

Princess Charlotte could not be happier to see a column of balloons when she arrives at the party.

Prince George rides a pony (for a moment anyway)


Prince William puts Prince George on a pony and while he seems to be OK with it at first, he quickly decides he might be better off on the ground.

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Prince George plays with a bubble gun

Prince George grabs an orange bubble gun and decides to test just how many bubbles it can blow.

Princess Charlotte meets Moose the therapy dog

The Duchess of Cambridge bends down to pet Moose, a therapy dog from St. John’s Ambulance and she calls Charlotte over. Eventually Charlotte comes and pets Moose on the head.

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Prince George steals Princess Charlotte’s balloon

Princess Charlotte gets a balloon animal made for her and attempts to bonk the entertainer on the head. That’s when Prince George steals it, but Princess Charlotte doesn’t seem to mind.

Prince George hugs Prince William


Prince George is in his dad’s arms and decides to give him a big squeeze.

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