• Host’s welcome
  • Toastmaster assigns duties
  • Toastmaster thanks all and provides practical information
  • Appetizer served, eaten and dishes cleared
  • Speeches
  • Songs
  • Main course 1st and 2nd servings, dishes cleared
  • Speeches
  • Songs
  • Dessert served, dishes cleared
  • Speeches
  • Songs
  • The tables are prepared, and guests can stretch legs
  • Coffee is served
  • Songs (possibly activity)
  • Speeches (Thank You Speech)
  • Toastmaster gives thanks
  • Hosts give thanks
  • Possibly entertainment
  • Open bar and dancing

Toastmaster’s primary task is that schedules are respected regarding speeches and songs in between food servings and to ensure the bridal waltz tradition is upheld before midnight.