How Many TImes Have You Changed Your Wedding Date?

posted 3 years ago in Logistics
  • poll: How many times have you changed your wedding date?
    Never : (32 votes)
    55 %
    Once : (13 votes)
    22 %
    Twice : (3 votes)
    5 %
    Three to Five Times : (5 votes)
    9 %
    Six to Ten Times : (1 votes)
    2 %
    Ten to Fifteen Times : (0 votes)
    Fifteen + Times : (0 votes)
    I've Lost Count : (2 votes)
    3 %
    We Never Had a Date, spur of the moment, elopement : (1 votes)
    2 %
  • Post # 3
    4513 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    We’ve changed it once. We got engaged in April 2011 and intended on getting married in September 2012. Originally we were planning a destination wedding in Maui. We had everything booked – the venue, caterer, hotel, etc. But my FI’s mother became ill – not terminally, but to the point that it would have been really uncomfortable for her to endure such a long flight. So without question and without anyone asking us to, we cancelled everything.

    No big deal. We had already been together for a long time so a long engagement didn’t really bother us.

    Post # 4
    3005 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2016 - Virmond Park

    @renwoman:  Well, we’ve been engaged since 8 Feb. 2008. TBS, we’ve moved our date a shit ton a lot since we’ve been engaged forever a while.


    To put it into perspective, our first wedding date was 19 Feb. 2011. Now we’re planning for 2015.


    Post # 5
    473 posts
    Helper bee

    I guess we changed it twice? We chose our date, then changed it to a different day in March, then went back to our original date.

    Post # 6
    4511 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    We changed it once, but we hasn’t officially reserved anything yet.

    Post # 7
    11772 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2013

    We moved it once– From May 10th, 2014 to May 11th, 2013!

    Post # 8
    1896 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    never! We didn’t have a date until we found a venue available (short 8 month engagement!) sooooo as soon as we had a date we were financially locked to it!

    Post # 9
    646 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    Never. We got engaged in March 2012 and 6/21/14 was our first choice from the beginning. We thought about moving it up to 6/1/13 but we decided not to 🙂

    Post # 10
    1148 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2011

    We moved the month around a bit before settling on a specific month, then chose a Saturday that we could both get off. Then we just changed it once (before we had anything ordered or dates set in stone) when we realized the Saturday we chose was the same day as my cousin’s going away bash.

    Post # 11
    708 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2014


    We picked 6/20/14 and placed a deposit on our venue. Venue calcelled on us in July and we had to start a new venue search. The next place we fell in love with only had 6/21/14 so we took it:). (It was my preferred date anywAy but wouldn’t have worked with our 1st venue) 

    it turned out ok in the end:) 

    Post # 12
    1101 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: December 2013

    We changed it once. Originally we wanted December 7th but then we actually went to go and tour the venue they told us they also had the 20th of December available and that it was $3,000 cheaper than the 7th so we went ahead and booked the 20th.

    Post # 13
    111 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: July 2015

    Never. We got engaged Febuary 29, 2012 and had July 10, 2014 picked out way before we even got engaged. It’s my Nana’s birthday and sadly she passed away in 2006. Since then I always wanted to get married on her birthday since she means so much to me.

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