6:30 p.m.: Guests Invited to Be Seated
6:35 p.m.: Welcome and Toast By Katie's Parents
6:45 p.m.: First Course
7:00 p.m.: Best Man Toast
*No Maid of Honor toast; we decided to do that at the rehearsal dinner
7:15 p.m.: Dance Set
7:45 p.m.: Guests Invited to Be Seated for Entree
8:15 p.m.: Father/Daughter Dance and Mother/Son Dance
Followed By Long Dance Set
9:15 p.m.: Dessert/ Cut the Cake
Katie and Mark Thank You
10:00 p.m.: Reception Ends, Band Goes Into Overtime
It's a little scary to think about the day being over, but then we get to go on the honeymoon!
I'm sure no wedding goes quite according to plan, but I've learned from Mindy that it's important to keep things in perspective. After all, MTV later aired a follow-up show on Sabrina and Charlie… who were living happily ever after.
Day 30: What's the proper invitation response etiquette? CLICK HERE to find out.
Day 29: What are Mindy's top 10 tips for the final month before your wedding? CLICK HERE for more.
Day 26: Great gift ideas for bridesmaids, groomsmen and other attendants, and how much you should spend. CLICK HERE to read.
Day 25: Seating chart strategy. CLICK HERE to read.
Day 24: Little things that make a big difference on your Big Day, from eating lunch to saying thank you. CLICK HERE.
Day 23: Juggling wedding planning with work, without losing your mind. CLICK HERE.
CLICK HERE to visit Mindy's Web site.