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Planning Checklist for the Groom

Go to checklist for the Bride

There is a lot to do during the engagement. You can use our checklist to organize the details.

THE ENGAGEMENT
Ask her fathers approval
Propose
Take fiance to choose ring
3 TO 6 MONTHS BEFORE
Discuss & decide honeymoon plans
Make honeymoon reservations
Compile your guest list
Choose best man and ushers
Arrange the men's attire
Plan wedding banquet/rehearsal dinner
Arrange banquet location
Plan menu
Engagement photos taken
Help fiance plan reception
Arrange wedding day transportation
Time off work scheduled
Doctor appointments
1 TO 3 MONTHS BEFORE
Health & life insurance changes
Arrange out-of-town guest lodging
Gift for bride
Gifts for best man and ushers
New home arrangements
1 TO 3 WEEKS BEFORE
Get marriage license
Confirm reservations & arrangements
Groom's haircut
Final estimate for rehearsal / banquet
Pack for honeymoon
YOUR WEDDING DAY
Relax in a luxurious bath
Eat breakfast
Allow plenty of time to dress
Arrive early and enjoy
Live happily ever after!

Always be nice to your new bride, Be willing to help her every step of the way