Wedding Program Checklist

Wedding Planning Tips


Wedding Program Checklist:

  • Introduction
    • Bride’s name
    • Groom’s name
    • Wedding Date
    • Start time
    • Ceremony venue


  • Order of Ceremony
    • Prelude
    • Attendant’s Processional
    • Bride’s Processional
    • Opening Prayer/Greeting
    • Readings
    • Wedding Message
    • Exchange of vows
    • Unity Ceremony
    • Presentation of couple
    • Recessional


  • Participants
    • Officiant
    • Parents of the Bride
    • Parents of the Groom
    • Maid and/or Matron of Honor
    • Bridesmaids
    • Best Man
    • Groomsmen
    • Flower Girl(s) and/or Ring Bearer(s)
    • Personal Attendant(s)
    • Ushers


  • Final Messages
    • Message of Appreciation
    • Message Honoring the Deceased


Even if you choose to do a non-traditional type of program, you can include as much or as little of the checklist as you’d like – afterall – it is your wedding day!

photo: HFPhoto; rentals/calligraphy: She Rents Vintage; favors: Skaneateles Sugar Shack, styling: C & A Event Planning; florals: Heather Floral Studio; venue: Aster Weddings and Events

Eleanor R.