Make sure that every detail of your ceremony is planned and executed to unforgettable perfec- tion by asking these important questions. QUESTIONS TO ASK Questions to ask Officiants: 1. Will you give a speech/sermon? Yes No 2.  Will we be able to read it before the ceremony? Yes No 3. Can we choose the readings? Yes No 4.  Will you perform the marriage at the venue of our choice? Yes No 5.  Do you have sample vow wordings? Yes No 6.  Do you require pre-marital counseling? Yes No 7. Will you attend the rehearsal? Yes No Questions to ask ceremony venues: 1.  May we bring in our own Officiant? Yes No 2.  Do you have a bridal suite? Yes No 3.  Are there any restrictions for decorations, vendors, or music? Yes No 4.  Is there a dress code? Yes No Questions to ask Musicians: 1.  Can I choose my songs? Yes No 2.  What instruments do you offer? 3.  Will you be the performer the day-of? Yes No 4.  How far in advance should I book? Notes: Knowthe guidelines beforebuying yourdress Find out who should come before "Here Comes the Bride" ORDER OF PROCESSION Offician Grandparents (Escorted by ushers) Parents-of- the-Groom Groomsmen and Bridesmaids Ring Bearer and Flower Girl Mother-of-the-Bride (Escorted by ushers) Groom Bride and Father- of-the-Bride Best Man and Maid-of-Honor 1 3 4 6 7 8 9 5 2 CEREMONY TELL VENDORS YOU SAW THEIR AD IN TODAY’S BRIDE | 35