One of a bride’s worst fears is a crowd of wedding guests making an early beeline for the door. If you’re the kind of party host that constantly worries if people are really, truly having a good time, or if they’re just straight up lying to your face, you’re probably already way more focused on crafting the ideal wedding experience for your guests, rather than the perfect day for you and your betrothed. (There are pros and cons to that approach, but that’s another blog post entirely.) If you’re on the hunt for engaging wedding ideas that will keep your guests of all ages enthralled throughout the evening, we have a myriad of suggestions ranging from the sublimely simple to the slightly theatrical.
People are generally easily to please – you just have to feed them well, ply them with libations, and occasionally bedazzle them with shiny, brightly colored objects. Using exactly these three principles, we’ve come up with 8 solid ways to keep butts in seats (or preferably, butts on the dancefloor) for as long as possible.
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