(Closed) What is a ceremony program.

posted 7 years ago in Ceremony
  • poll: Have you been to a wedding that used a ceremony program?
    Yes, and it was a good idea, really benefited the event. : (13 votes)
    32 %
    Yes, but it wouldn't have mattered either way. : (20 votes)
    49 %
    No, maybe one would have been helpful. : (1 votes)
    2 %
    No, everything seemed well without one. : (7 votes)
    17 %
  • Post # 17
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    3771 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    @KCKnd2:  +1 

    for a Catholic wedding, any other religious wedding that involves multiple readings, songs, and prayers, or just a wedding ceremony that has somehting unusual going on.. I think it’s pretty necessary. If its a short wedding.. then nope no need. Also if your reception is in a separate location than the ceremony, it’s a nice place to put directions for those who forgot to bring them.

    Post # 18
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    1093 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I’m sort of on the fence about them.  It’s nice for people who don’t know the bridal party. But i do see a lot pf people saying that no one looked at them.  I’m only doing programs because I want to provide fans for the guests as it’s an outdoor Aug wedding. And it’s a great way to do it.

    Post # 21
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    1435 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2019 - City, State

    @Nona99:  Ceremony Program = A most loathed and disliked DIY project for Maid/Matron of Honor and BM’s alike also a complete waste of paper since youre ceremony isn’t an opera…people don’t need the play by play nor the cast list.


    Humorous and realistic response. I’ll have a small wedding and was wondering what to do about a program myself. It might benefit some family members and people who don’t know some names of new in laws. Otherwise….I was just gonna put a sudoku puzzle on it.

    Post # 22
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    433 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: November 2012

    @jeza_s:  

    I wanted a program, and as a guest I like getting one because it tells you what to expect at the ceremony, and who everyone is. I like to see what the names of the parents of my friends are, and who is doing what, etc..

    I had fun designing my wedding program. We are having a Destination Wedding beach wedding and I went with a 5 petal fan program (functional and fun) with ribbon. It was a little bit of a splurge but totally worth it. I am framing mine after the wedding.

    I will link a pic of one similar to ours from the website:

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