Skip to main content

Wedding Reception

Join group

Let's get the party started! Get help picking the right music, seating your guests, choosing the menu, centerpieces, cakes, toasts, wedding favors, and everything else reception-related.



Non-traditional wedding cakes
Larissa, Today at 11:43 AM

We are having a causal wedding and I’d love ice cream cake. It’s just the best in my opinion. Now, if you have setup time for the cake and leave it out for a long while that’s not the most practical,...

Cece, An hour ago 3 32
Divorced Parents Dancing Together
Caitlin, on March 28, 2023 at 5:32 PM

My parents are divorced but I would love for them to dance at my wedding together. My dad has a girlfriend that totally avoids my mother and doesn’t even talk to me, but my mother is single. I don’t...

CM, Mar 29, 2023 18 219
Would you serve Gumbo at reception??
Kk1304, on March 29, 2023 at 4:24 AM

Live in Louisiana. We are having a rustic themed wedding on a farm in the middle of nowhere and was thinking of making it easy and serving Gumbo. It can also feed a lot of people. We’d probably have...

Kk1304, Yesterday at 5:04 PM 7 117
Small Wedding and Dancing
Elizabeth, on March 29, 2023 at 7:51 PM

We are having a small destination wedding (invited around 55, looks like we’ll have maybe 40) and I’m getting so worried about the vibe/dancing aspect. We are going to be at a beautiful beach house...

Kimberly, Yesterday at 3:13 PM 4 72
Reception Crisis
Gillian, on March 28, 2023 at 2:38 PM

So me and my fiance had originally planned to have our reception at a restaurant that was expanding their space, and we would be their first private event. They gave us a great deal and offered to...

Caryn, Mar 29, 2023 6 180
Concerned for Venue
Whitney, on March 28, 2023 at 9:51 AM

I have a wedding venue that looks like it needs a little bit of updating. I asked them will they fix their sign and such. They did say yes however, this venue is connected to a restaurant (it's a...

Michelle, Mar 29, 2023 6 147
WeddingWire celebrates love ...and so does everyone on our site! Learn more


WeddingWire article topics