Stag & Hen
This is where the fun
There are a massive range of activities available, from Bungee
Don’t be alarmed by the vast array of 18+ gifts that
This party, whether
If you are bewildered by the choices available, contact
This should be your dream day
to be fondly remembered for the rest of your life, so ensure that you
don’t settle for second best.
Select a venue (if you wish to have a
civil ceremony and reception in the same place, check that the venue is
Licensed for Civil Ceremonies).
For your reception party, the choice is
endless. It’s up to you whether you choose to celebrate your Wedding on
a Riverboat cruise with 50 handpicked companions or hire out the worlds
biggest Hotel and invite everyone you have ever met.
Marquees are used
more and more frequently; long gone are the days of ratty old smelly tents
used by the Scouts, options now include a varied assortment of colours and
styles, lighting, with optional furniture, stages and dance-floors.
Don’t forget portable toilets!
|If your Ceremony and|
Reception are in different venues, you will need to decide on
transport between the two for yourselves and your guests.
Capture the day
professionally; good photographs and videos may seem expensive but are
something that you really will treasure for years to come. And just in
case, get Insurance. This doesn’t cover you if your spouse fails to
show, but can save the day if one of your suppliers goes bust in the run
up to your big day…
The theme of your Wedding is
initially shown to your guests by your choice of invites and other
You should ensure that your venue is suitably decorated to
continue your theme, and there is a plethora of ways in which to do this.
From magnificent Balloon Arches and Ice Sculptures to Floral Decorations
and Favours, there are many many ways of decorating your venue to your
taste. Don’t forget that there are Venue Decorators who can book
everything for you, giving you one less thing to worry about!
The food you choose to
provide will also add to the atmosphere of your Reception; do you wish to
have a formal A La Carte sit down meal, or a more relaxed Buffet style
supper, or indeed both – one for daytime and one for the evening?
consider whether you need to hire additional linens, crockery, cutlery or
You will need to ensure that there are drinks available for
everyone; alcoholic beverages can be supplied by a Mobile Bar if your
venue doesn’t provide one. Don’t forget soft drinks for children and
designated drivers; you could even provide a Mobile Juice Bar to really
impress the kids!
When choosing your Wedding Cake you will need to decide
whether you wish to serve it as a dessert. There are many options
available as well as the traditional fruit cake, including chocolate
cakes, croquembouches (traditional French profiterole towers) and
theme by your choice of Entertainment.
Organise a CrÃ¨che for the
Wandering Entertainers are a brilliant
Choose from many many options including
Why not draw the evening to
an end with an impressive firework or laser display?
Your Wedding Night suite; if
your Reception is at a Hotel, do ask to see if you can book the Bridal
Suite and see if they will allow you to book rooms for your guests. You
may wish to add Guest Accommodation details, such as local hotels and
B&B’s to your Wedding Invitations. If you are spending your Wedding
Night away from your reception, you will need to have booked suitable
transport, and have contact details of local taxi firms available for your
Consider booking a
Toastmaster. As well as adding some glamour to your day, your Toastmaster
is also an invaluable source of Wedding Etiquette will help with speech
writing and will make the day run smoothly.
If it all looks too daunting,
book a Wedding Planner! These guys are brilliant and most will do as
little or as much as you require.