A wedding ceremony is about more than just “I do” – it’s the rituals and traditions you choose that make each moment extra sentimental. From choosing who will walk you down the aisle to picking just the right ritual to symbolize your union, this is the place to find the perfect traditions for your big day.
TraditionsJapanese Wedding Customs First-Time Guests Need to Know
Before heading to your first Japanese wedding, prepare yourself with this guide to customs and traditions you might see.
TraditionsKorean Wedding Customs Guests Should Definitely Know
If you’ve been invited to your first Korean wedding, read up on the unique customs and traditions you’re likely to experience.
TraditionsGhanaian Traditional Wedding Customs Guests Should Know
Wondering what to expect at your first Ghanaian traditional wedding? We’ll clue you in on what first-time guests should know.
TraditionsAfrican Wedding Customs to Know As a First-Time Guest
Learn what to expect before attending your first African wedding. Just remember that customs vary a lot throughout the various religions and ethnic groups of the continent.
Traditions5 Major Mexican Wedding Traditions, Explained
Incorporate your Mexican heritage into your wedding with any of these symbolic Mexican wedding traditions.
TraditionsNative American Wedding Customs First-Time Guests Should Know
Native American wedding customs differ by clan, but are universally centered around nature and matrilineal kinship.
TraditionsCatholic Wedding Vows 101
If you’re planning a Catholic wedding ceremony, you’ll need to know what you can and can’t do with your wedding vows.
TraditionsA Catholic Wedding Ceremony: What to Expect During Mass
Learn how to conduct yourself for your first Catholic wedding ceremony.
TraditionsModern Muslim Wedding Ideas for Ultra-Trendy Couples
No matter your wedding style, you’ll want to check out these super chic and meaningful wedding ideas.
TraditionsClassic Muslim Marriage Ceremony Traditions & What They Mean
If you’ve ever wondered why men and women sit separately or why a couple might consult an astrologer before setting a wedding date, read this.
TraditionsThe Royal Wedding Traditions & Etiquette You Need to Know
The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is sure to bring about some royal wedding fever! Looking for inspiration? Here are some royal wedding traditions and etiquette to weave into your own big day.
Traditions6 Things 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' Got So Right
Many traditional Greek Orthodox wedding customs made their way into the hilarious rom-com 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding.'
TraditionsRomantic Orthodox Wedding Ceremony Ideas for Modern Couples
Eastern Orthodox wedding ceremonies have remained unchanged since the 11th century. How's that for meaningful traditions?
Traditions6 Meaningful Secular Wedding Ceremony Ideas
Many wedding traditions have deep roots in religious significance, so it can be difficult to craft a meaningful secular ceremony — here are some ideas.
Traditions11 Tips to Help You Plan a Multicultural Wedding
How do you seamlessly blend cultural, religious and geographic traditions into your own modern-day wedding?
TraditionsThe Top 5 Wedding Traditions Couples Still Love
We asked WeddingWire couples to share the traditions and customs they included in their celebrations.