In this blog, I mainly try to give the couples thinking about getting married in Dubrovnik a good impression of what they can expect. Good information is key to success, as well as good preparation of course.
Today, I would like to touch on the subject of the wedding ceremony itself. Surprisingly, in the wealth of decisions to be taken, the ceremony itself is often overlooked. By now, after browsing our site , you will have a fairly good idea of what the weddings can LOOK LIKE, so let's take a moment and discuss how your wedding ceremony WILL BE.
This is an overview of a wedding ceremony in chronological order. I will touch the main elements just before and after the officiant does her “magic”!
STEP 1: seating of your guests
Ceremony locations can look a bit bear before guests arrive. A good way to impress is to make sure music is playing as soon as the guests are arriving. Don't over-think your selections. It is often easier to have the musicians play some soft back ground music.
Ushers invite people to be seated where ever they wish thereby giving the audience a balanced look or two sections are reserved: the groom's and bride's side. if you do not have a more or less equal amount of guests for both sides, then do not divide guests and just balance them out.
STEP 2: Escorting of VIP’s to their seat
The entrance of VIPs as they are escorted to their seats is the first act of a wedding ceremony. Generally, grandparents are seated first, then the parents. When the bride's mother is seated the ceremony begins. For the more informal wedding, this step 2 is skipped all together.
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