New Years Eve Wedding 101
Ringing in the New Year with a Real New Start!
What’s more romantic than starting out a new year as a newly married couple? More and more couples are choosing to have a New Years Eve wedding because it’s fun, romantic, and offers a fantastic event for all of their loved ones to attend on the biggest party night of the year. There are some logistics to cover when planning a New Years Eve wedding that aren’t necessary for traditional weddings. Keep the following tips in mind when planning your New Years Eve wedding bash.
- You’ll need to secure your wedding venue far in advance since most venues will fill up quickly with New Years Eve parties. A lot of companies throw New Years Eve parties for their employees and tend to choose hotels as venues, which are also prime wedding venues. A safe time frame would be to start looking a year and a half in advance.
- Have an evening wedding that begins around 7 or 8pm. Since your guests will stay until past midnight you won’t want them to run out of steam before the countdown.
- Plan your wedding style around the fact that this is not only your wedding, but also a New Years Eve event. Out of the countless elegant wedding dresses you have to choose from, go with the one that is the most festive, fun, and lets not forget sexy! New Years Eve is always a great excuse to wear a form-fitting number that shows off your figure. Try on different sultry styles such as a strapless or backless wedding dress. A black and white affair would be New Years Eve appropriate.
- As soon as you have the venue and date set send out your save the dates. This will give your guests ample time to mark it on their calendar before they obligate themselves to another NYE event.