Sample Timeline

Check out this timeline we just made for Abbie and Patrick's wedding day! Let us know what you think and if you have any questions about why we chose to do certain things.

8:00am - Hair & Makeup begins (She is having all 4 bridesmaids, all mothers and her getting hair and makeup done. This means she needs more time to ensure they all finish in time)

11:30am - Hair & Makeup finished! Photographer starts taking pictures of them getting ready. Bride gets into dress

12:30pm - First look with Father of the Bride

1pm - First look with Bride and Groom

1:45pm - Bridal Party pictures

2:30pm - FINISHED with pictures; bridal party makes way to staging area before the ceremony

3:00pm - Ceremony Begins

3:30pm - Cocktail hour begins; Family Pictures

4:30pm - Bride and Groom entrance; thank you; prayer; dinner begins

5:20pm - Champagne Flutes passed; Maid of Honor and Best Man check into place

5:25pm - Toasts; Best Man first

5:35pm - (or immediately following) First Dance; Father Daughter Dance; Mother Son Dance; Open Dancing

6:30pm - Unannounced Cake Cutting

6:40pm - Announcement that cake will be served to your chair + please choose your flavor from the waiter

7:00pm - Continue Dancing

7:30pm -  Garter Toss; Bouquet Toss; Continue Dancing

8:30pm - Fake Sparkler Send off; Continue Dancing

10:00pm - Party Ends