Choose a venue for the celebration
If you choose to hold a feast in your favorite restaurant, cafe or club, you have a chance to significantly facilitate your organization of a wedding banquet, and, therefore, spend more time on yourself.
The undoubted advantage of this choice is that you will avoid unnecessary trouble: buying groceries, preparing meals and snacks, finding the necessary cutlery, serving guests during a feast and cleaning the room and washing dishes after the celebration. But not so simple! And here there are pitfalls, and therefore it is worth allocating at least a month for these pleasant chores.
What should be considered when organizing a wedding in a cafe, club or restaurant?
The banquet room, as a rule, is able to accommodate from 25 to 120 people with comfort, as well as a festive table, a table for a wedding cake, fruit, tea, coffee.
At the institution of your choice, at least a spacious place for dancing, competitions, a wardrobe, a smoking area, and toilets should be available. And in the end, you should just like it. After all, this place should leave the fond memories on the first page of your family life.
Recently appeared a type of service such as catering. Companies providing this type of service organize wedding banquets: assistance in preparing the menu – from snacks to drinks, selection of necessary furniture – from chairs to bar counters, staff selection and, finally, decoration of the wedding hall and table.
If you turned to caterier – most of the worries fall on his shoulders. You only choose and control.
It often happens that the newlyweds are pleased to organize the wedding banquet themselves, and parents will also enjoy the opportunity to once again give a well-organized holiday to their adult children. Knowing their tastes and observing the development of feelings, they, like no one else, can fill this holiday with touching personal characteristics – chips that concern only this couple.
Orders for a banquet hall are usually taken by the head waiter, in the future, it will be he who will show you the venue of the celebration, a dance floor, offer the location of tables, a plan for the banquet. It remains to make a deposit and discuss the menu.
The choice of dishes and drinks will entirely depend on the tastes of the newlyweds invited guests. The main thing is the abundance and variety of dishes served, which you can taste in advance. Believe me, they know the order of serving dishes in any decent institution that organizes a wedding banquet. It has long been worked out and is due to etiquette, but you have the opportunity to make your own adjustments.
The appearance and the number of waiters, the time of the wedding, possible overtime hours – these are, perhaps, all the main points that must be taken into account when organizing a wedding banquet.
Better at home …
Have you decided to have a wedding feast at home? Native walls will help to make such a celebration relaxed and homely. With a small number of guests and the youth audience, it is advisable to arrange a la buffet. In addition, you can always take off your tie or discreetly change shoes for slippers.