(Closed) Timelines for Wedding and Reception

posted 6 years ago in Logistics
Post # 3
3471 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2012 - The Gables Inn, Santa Rosa, CA

2:00pm- Photographer begins pre-ceremony photos (getting ready/set up, etc.)

2:30pm- Prelude music begins as guests arrive. Ushers assist in seating everyone

2:45pm- Bride and attendants arrive

2:55pm- Procession begins 

3:00pm- Ceremony Begins

3:30pm- Cocktail hour begins for guests/ Bridal Party & family takes formal portraits

4:30pm- Bridal Party Entrance and/or Receiving line

5:00pm- Dinner is served

5:45pm- Best man begins toasts

6:00pm-Bride & Groom’s Thank-you toast

6:10pm- Bride and Groom’s first Dance, other dances as desired

6:15-6:30pm- Bouquet & Garter Toss

6:45pm-Cake Cutting

Dancing/Visiting with Guests

9:30-9:45pm- Bride and Groom Send Off

10:00pm- Reception Ends

Post # 4
779 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

Following! 🙂

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