Ceremony Order of Events

The Ceremony

:: processional ::
(can include the “giving away” of the bride)

:: opening words::
(also known as the greeting or the statement of intention)

:: hands ceremony ::

:: the i do’s ::

::  vows  ::
(yours or ours)

::  exchange of rings ::

:: pronouncement of marriage::

:: the kiss ::

::presentation of the couple ::

:: recessional ::

::  signing of the marriage license ::