Every wedding is one of a kind. Some are very quaint and small. Others are luxurious and extravagant. The options are endless. Many people think that most weddings occur in June, but according to the Knot’s 2016 Real Weddings Study, the most popular months to get married are October and September. Interestingly, over half of weddings occur in the afternoon, 31% in the afternoon, and 16% in the morning. Even the age of the wedding couple has changed. The average bride is 30 years old and the average groom is 31.
Every year an average of 2.4 million weddings are performed in the United States. Each weekend, an average of 44,230 weddings take place. About 40% of brides and grooms to be are looking for unusual venues that better reflect their personality.
It’s a good idea to book your wedding reception site as soon as possible once you’re engaged. It is best to start planning at least nine months to a year before the wedding. One things to consider is how many people you want to invite. The average number of wedding guests is 165. Over half (56%) of all brides are dedicated to providing excellent food at their wedding. Sadly, 50% of women find planning their wedding more stressful than they imagined. No one understands the sheer weight and excitement of planning your dream wedding. Thankfully, catered weddings take quite a bit of the worry out of planning a wedding.
Some brides hire event planners to make sure all the loose ends are covered, especially if event is considered one of the full production weddings. Some catered weddings include the venue, decorations and food. Another things to consider is if you require a rehearsal and a rehearsal dinner. Receptions can also be simple with just desserts or with lavish food offerings and a dance with a program. There is so much to consider and most of the planning falls upon the bride.
With so much to consider and difficult decisions to make, finding a local business that offers full service catered weddings is one of the best ways to get ready for your big day. Be sure to check the reputation of the business and they should provide you with many alternatives from which to choose. Once that is taken care of, you can turn your concerns to choosing your wedding dress, finding a wedding photographer, and other nuptial considerations.