Reception

Choosing the Perfect Venue for Your Grand Wedding Day

Choosing a venue for your wedding is probably one of the most important decisions you need to make when planning your big day. Since wedding venues may vary in terms of their size, type, and price, you have to start looking for a budget-friendly place that can satisfy your artistic vision. Now that you have already chosen a dress, picked food and drinks for the reception, and sent out your wedding invitations, you have to consider these important tips before finalizing your reservations.

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4 Wedding Reception Tips from the Pros

Planning a wedding is a stressful and hectic thing to do and not everyone is cut out to do it alone. Wedding planners have the act down to an art and know just how to get everything done on time and in the right way. At your wedding reception, there are a few things that you should do to make sure that everything goes smoothly and without incident. Below are four important tips from the pros that can help you eliminate any potential problems with your reception.

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Planning a Child-Free Wedding

Weddings without children are becoming more and more of a rarity, but there are still some who dream of a formal affair free from children. For these types of weddings, extra planning is necessary to make sure that those with children are still able and willing to attend. The tips below will help you plan a child free wedding that is convenient and enjoyable to all.

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6 Tips for Arranging Your Seating Chart

One of the most stressful tasks for the bride and groom to complete for their wedding day is the seating chart for the reception. Placing the wrong people next to each other for several hours, especially when alcohol may be served, could be potentially disastrous. If you are having problems coming up with a solution for where to stick various friends and family members, then the six tips listed below can help you devise the perfect plan of action for your seating chart.

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Tips for Making Your Wedding Reception Less Expensive

Weddings have been known to break the bank on many occasions. Something about the planning makes couples go crazy and they often end up spending far more than they had originally planned. So, how do you have a wonderful reception after your ceremony without spending a fortune? There are plenty of tips that can help you stretch your money while still making sure that your guests have a great time. Some of the most common cost cutting ideas can be found below.

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Rehearsal Dinner Options That Won’t Break the Bank

Rehearsal dinners are a tradition that many families still follow and take part in. These dinners are typically held after the wedding rehearsal and are a way to bring family and friends together before the big day and thank them for their help in taking part in the wedding. The dinners can range from small informal affairs to elaborate undertakings that can set a couple or their family members back thousands of dollars. Below are some options for your dinner that will not break your bank, but will still help your loved ones come together and feel special.

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Different Wedding Reception Themes

There are many gorgeous wedding reception themes to highlight your entire wedding. The wedding reception is a memorable and cherished event that comes once in a lifetime, so choose the best reception theme. Everyone has a unique, perfect wedding description; express your thought and ideas at your own reception. The central idea, or theme, for the reception is most important. Following are some of the most popular wedding reception themes.

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Balloon Wedding Decoration Ideas

Balloons are fun and are used in a number of different settings to enhance the mood and appeal of the event. They can also be a wonderful addition to any wedding ceremony or reception and can be an inexpensive alternative to floral arrangements for those working with a smaller budget. If you would like some quick balloon wedding decoration ideas, then the ones below will help you get started with planning the layout for your wedding celebration.

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Creating the Perfect Wedding Speech

During a wedding, there are many different traditions that are generally upheld. In many cases, a wedding toast is given by several individuals throughout the reception following the ceremony. If you have been charged with writing and giving one of these speeches, you might find yourself dumbstruck and at a loss for words. Fortunately, there are several tips that you can put to use in order to create a beautiful speech which can be delivered from the heart.

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4 Tips for Backyard Weddings

Backyard weddings can be a wonderful option for those who are working with a small budget, or who wish to have a small wedding in a friendly and intimate setting. Regardless of your reasons for having one, these types of weddings have the ability to be just as romantic and special as the biggest and most elaborate affairs. Below are four amazing tips that can turn your backyard ceremony into a grand event and help to give you the wedding you have always dreamed of.

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Planning a Beach Wedding

When you are planning a beach wedding, you want to plan for the wedding location, wedding decorations and the wedding favors. A beach wedding is fascinating to plan because you can do so many different things and have the wedding in many different locations.

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Children at Wedding Receptions

The wedding reception is a place where guests have dinner and then entertainment and drinks. There may be smoking or there may be a smoking restriction. There will be so many adults talking and having fun and helping you celebrate your day. Whether you have a fancy wedding or a causal wedding, you have to decide on whether or not you want children at the wedding reception.

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Wedding Reception Ideas That Work

When you start planning your wedding, you talk about where to have it, the dress, and who to invite. Then you start thinking about wedding reception ideas. What some brides and grooms-to-be forget is that a reception does not have to break the bank. Some ideas for a wedding reception can be done on a budget and still be as special and as memorable as you would like.

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Cheap Wedding Reception Centerpieces

Wedding reception centerpieces play a big role in the decorating of the reception hall. If you do not have a unique or beautiful idea for a centerpiece, your tables may be left looking drab. However, there are a wide variety of creative ways to decorate the tables at your reception without causing harm to your wedding budget.

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Wedding Reception Food Ideas for Any Time of Day

Wedding receptions do not always occur right at dinner time. Since you obviously wouldn’t not serve the same food for a morning reception as you would for one in the afternoon, there are a variety of different options to choose from. So, how you do know what type of food to serve? Below you will find wedding reception food ideas for any time of day.

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Funny Wedding Toasts

It is believed that getting married is a changeover of a person’s life and that it can be quite a stressful change for a person. But making a wedding speech can be even more stressful event, especially when it comes to deliver in front of a newlywed and wedding guests.

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