We know your bride-to-be will appreciate all the help you can give with planning the wedding. Following is a list of planning details easily assumed by the groom. 

Six Months 

  • Decide division of financial obligations. (see article) 
  • Set budget. 
  • Set appointment with clergyman. 
  • Prepare your guest list. 
  • Choose your best man and ushers. (one usher per every 50 guests)
  • Plan your honeymoon. 
  • Check passports and visas. 

Four Months 

  • Buy wedding rings & order engraving. 
  • Select formal wear. 
  • Find a new place to live. 
  • Shop for new home furnishings. 
  • Make reservations for honeymoon. 
  • Have a complete physical exam and update your immunizations.
  • Set appointment for blood test. (requirement varies from state to state) 
  • Shop for clothing for wedding trip. 
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Two Months 

Set date with your fiancé to get marriage license. (State laws vary as to length of valid license.) 

One Month 

  • Make reservations for rehearsal dinner. 
  • Select your bride’s gift and gifts for your attendants. 
  • Review legal, medical and church documents. 
  • Find lodging for out-of-town guests. 
  • Reserve limousine or arrange special transportation for bridal couple and wedding party. 
  • Confirm honeymoon details and reservations. 

Two Weeks 

  • Arrange to move your belongings to new home. 
  • Plan bachelor party or dinner. 
  • Schedule hair-styling appointment. 

One Week 

  • Confirm time and place of wedding rehearsal and rehearsal dinner with all attendants. 
  • Give final guest count to restaurant. 
  • Pick up wedding rings. 
  • Pick up your formal wear. 
  • Give best man clergyman’s fee in a sealed envelope for delivery.
  • Pack for honeymoon. 
  • Relax, you’ve been a big help.