Monica
Just Said Yes March 2021

6:30 ceremony

Monica, on February 13, 2020 at 10:58 AM Posted in Wedding Ceremony 0 7
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We found a venue that has everything we want. However the earliest they can do a ceremony is 6:30. Thoughts? Timelines?

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Latest activity by Andrea, on February 13, 2020 at 8:42 PM
  • Rebelle Fleur
    Rockstar July 2021
    Rebelle Fleur ·
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    I think that’s a good time line. Mine starts at 5 and honestly I wish I choose a later time. For you it would be 630-7 ceremony. 7-8 cocktail hours and 8-1230 partyyyy timeee. That’s perfect. It’s gives people who may have to work that day the option to come after work or atleast make the reception in time to celebrate with you into the evening.
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  • G
    Dedicated August 2021
    Gianna ·
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    My ceremony starts at 6:30 too! We plan on 6:30-7:00 ceremony, 7-8 cocktail hour, dinner is served at 8:15 I believe, and our reception ends at 1 am (which is late but my group of guests like to party and stay late to events as is anyway). Ours is on a Saturday
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  • Anna
    Super August 2020
    Anna ·
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    I think it's fine but could pose a challenge for photos depending on where you live. I see your wedding is in January. January for us the sun would be down by 6 p.m. so you would need to do all your photos (so a first look) before the ceremony as you'd be out of daylight.

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  • Ashley
    Dedicated September 2021
    Ashley ·
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    My ceremony starts at 6:30 as well. The only thing you would have to consider is doing a first look if you want daylight pictures. The sun sets pretty early that time of year (depending where you're located) If you want "golden hour " photos you'll have to research what time the sun sets on your wedding day. Your photographer should discuss that with you. There are also plenty of stunning night time photos.

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  • Meghan
    Master October 2019
    Meghan ·
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    I love evening weddings! Our wedding started at 5:30 and I would not have minded going a little later. Just make sure you factor in daylight for you photos!

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  • Jennifer
    Super March 2020
    Jennifer ·
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    I saw a wedding where they did the cocktail hour before dinner which I thought was kind of neat! Maybe you could look into that? See if it is feasible l.
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  • Andrea
    Master January 2021
    Andrea ·
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    My ceremony is to start at 6:00 PM so 6:30 PM start is perfectly fine. I love the idea of an evening wedding. I am so excited.

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