Apr 25, 2011
Helpful Web Sites for Smaller Weddings
There are a few web sites that are designed to give informatin and ideas for smaller weddings. However, smaller wedding is an undefined term. It sometimes means less that 50 guests, often less then 100 guests. It seldom means 20 or so which is what I think of when I think of a small wedding.
At our Chapel, ceremonies are often about 10-25 guests. The bridal party is small, usually just a MOH and best man. Check your state for their laws about witnesses. Marriage License Information for Loudoun County is found at http://www.loudoun.gov/Default.aspx?tabid=2053
Before or after the ceremony there may be a few appetizers or a toast and cake, then the bridal party and guests either walk or drive to one of the nearby restaurants for dinner. It is often find it easier to hold the ceremony in a different site than the restaurant.
A few of the web sites I found with good ideas are
Posted by Weddings on Wirt Street at 12:31 PM