Wedding program is an essential for a well organized party. The purpose of a program is that it identifies and honors those participating in the ceremony. It is also a wonderful and sentimental keepsake for everyone. It is also a great way to add a personal touch to your ceremony. Your wedding programs should include:
An outline of the wedding ceremony and the order of events, eg. time of wedding vows, wedding toast etc.
Identify all of the members of the wedding party. You can also use other identifying factors such as "Bride's Best Friend Since College" or "Groom's Brother".
The time, date and place of the ceremony and the name of your Officiant.
The titles of any wedding music played or special readings. Be sure to include the names of any musicians, soloists or readers.
Other "optional items" you can also include are:
A special "Thank You" to the parents.
Special message from the bride and groom to their wedding guests.
Explanation of any special religious or ethnic wedding traditions that will be part of your ceremony.
Special poems or readings.
Your wedding program can be handmade or order with your invitation specialist. You can have your a programs to match your wedding invitation. They also make a memorable gift for you guest to keep after the wedding.