da man…you da BEST MAN! You’re probably the groom’s
brother, his best friend and/or the guy that knows how to party
like it’s going out of style. You’re the guy that
has to lend a friendly ear to your buddy when the entire wedding
planning process is stressing him out.
has thought long and hard about which of his friends he’d
grace with this title. It’s your prerogative to think about
the title before accepting. You have a few responsibilities and
some costs. The price tag that comes with being a best man is
somewhere between $400.00 $$1000.00+. Your biggest expense will
come with the stag.
So what do
you have to do to be a good best man?
pay for bachelor party w/groomsmen.
pay for a tux, and go for fittings.
rehearsal and rehearsal dinner.
and boxes to ceremony and reception location.
groom dress and make sure he gets to the church on time.
bride’s wedding ring until the ring exchange. You may
be asked to hold both rings or none at all if the ring bearer
will give you a sealed envelope with the officiant’s or
church’s fee in it. You will give this the priest/officiant
before the ceremony.
the groom’s left at the reception.
with the maid of honour.
first toast to the bride and groom. This is usually done before
dinner but in some cases right after.
transportation or personally drives the bride and groom to the
hotel or the airport.
and returns all formalwear rentals on time.
of honour bring gifts to the bride and groom’s house.