January 20 and 21, 2018
Rio Hotel & Casino
3700 W Flamingo

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Wedding Checklist:
50 things NOT to forget!

One Year to Six Months Before

  1. Announce engagement. Order Wedding Rings
  2. Meet with both parents to discuss type of wedding
  3. Consider hiring a bridal consultant
  4. Plan wedding budget
  5. Buy a memory album
  6. Choose wedding & reception sites
  7. If having a church wedding, meet with clergy
  8. Choose attendants
  9. Shop for the bride's dress and order it early!
  10. Plan color scheme and shop for bridesmaid dresses. Order them as soon as
    possible - no later than 4 months prior to the wedding
  11. Consult travel agent about honeymoon plans
  12. Register at Bridal Gift Registry
  13. Begin guest list
  14. Order Invitations
  15. Select and book your photographer, videographer, and entertainment

Three to Four Months Before

  1. Complete your guest list
  2. Invite out-of-town guests early!
  3. Address invitations as soon as they arrive or hire a Calligrapher and do it with style!
  4. If you have not already done so, order your bridesmaid dresses now! Confirm your wedding dress order too!
  5. Order Groom's, Groomsmen and Dad's Tuxedos
  6. Book your caterer
  7. Shop for your wedding cake
  8. Choose your florist
  9. Pick out and order your ice carvings
  10. Plan ceremony & reception details with musicians and/or other entertainment
  11. Arrange for wedding transportation
  12. Complete your honeymoon plans

One to Two Months Before

  1. Buy wedding gifts for each other
  2. Mail wedding invitations
  3. Plan rehearsal & rehearsal dinner
  4. Pick up wedding rings
  5. Have a final fitting of gown & bridesmaid dresses
  6. Have studio wedding portraits taken
  7. Contact newspaper regarding wedding announcement
  8. Arrange for hotels for out-of-town guests
  9. Send thank you notes for early gifts
  10. Purchase gifts for attendants

Last Two Weeks

  1. Pick up marriage license
  2. Send announcement to newspaper
  3. Have your hair done by hairstylist like you plan to wear it on your wedding day. Bring your veil with you!
  4. Meet with a make up consultant for beauty tips.
  5. Check on honeymoon reservations
  6. Buy travelers checks
  7. Address your wedding announcements, have someone mail them for you on your Wedding day
  8. Confirm final details with florist, entertainment, rental services, caterers, photographers, reception site, etc.
  9. Pay all balances due at this time

The Last 48 Hours!

  1. Pick up the tuxedos from the tux shop
  2. Time to start relaxing. Try to stay calm, all your careful planning will pay off!
  3. Rehearsal dinner - give attendants their gifts!
  4. Congratulations....you made it!! Remember, this is the beginning of the rest of your life together, if things go wrong at the wedding, don't let it ruin your special day!