(Closed) Wedding Weekend Timelines

posted 8 years ago in Logistics
Post # 3
612 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

Yeah the timeline for me is crazy:

Wednesday Night – Bachelorette Party

Thursday Night – Rehersal Dinner

Friday Morning – Mani/Pedi/Waxing

Friday Afternoon – Rehersal

Friday Night – Decorating the reception hall

Saturday Early Morning – Shlub my stuff to the ceremony site (same as reception site)

Saturday Morning – Decorate for Ceremony

Saturday Noonish – Hair/Makeup

Saturday Afternoon – Get dressed and take bride’s side pictures (Afterwards the grooms side pictures)

Saturday @ 4:30 pm – Ceremony

Saturday @ 5:00 pm – Reception Line

Saturday @ 5:30 pm – Together Picture (cocktail hour for guests)

Saturday @ 6:30 pm – Reception Dinner Start

Saturday @ 7:30 pm – Dance/Party Start

Saturday @ 11:00 pm – After Party OR Sleep (depending on our mood)

Sunday Morning – Brunch/OOT Send Off/Gift Opening

Sunday Afternoon – Clean Up

Sunday Evening – Dinner with In-Laws/Parents

Monday Morning – Work



Post # 4
1820 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

Here is my timeline (holiday weekend wedding):

Thursday – FH and I arrive in my hometown, do a thousand errands

Friday – more errands, arrange flowers

Friday night – bring stuff (flowers, dress, etc.) to venue, rehearsal, family dinner my FH and I are hosting

Saturday morning – relax a little, freak about about small errands

Saturday afternoon – casual event with friends

Saturday night – welcome dinner for everyone, afterparty

Sunday morning – breakfast with FH, “guy” events while girls get ready

3:00 – pictures and pre-ceremony relaxation

4:30 – ceremony

5:00-6:00 – cocktail hour

6:00 – 9:30 – dinner, dancing


Monday morning – brunch for everyone at my parents’ house

Monday afternoon – massage, sleep

Tuesday – leave for honeymoon


Post # 5
143 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

Here’s my rough timeline!

Friday daytime: waxing, nails

Friday evening: Rehearsal and rehearsal dinner

Saturday: 9 AM: Hair and makeup

              11 AM: Bridal pictures

              1 PM: Ceremony

              3 PM: Group pictures

              4:30 PM: Do light set up work for reception

              6: 30 PM: Reception Starts and dinner is served

          The rest of the evening wil be for dancing, etc.

Sunday: Go to mass and leave for honeymoon!

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