Interesting Facts Weddings Traditions & Superstitions

Wedding Entertainment Quiz Questions to Entertain Your Wedding Guests from Somerset Wedding Planner, Celebrant and Toastmaster...From Spiders to Knives!

Want some fun facts about weddings to keep your guests entertained after your wedding ceremony and your wedding breakfast?   As a Wedding Planner or as a Celebrant, I often get asked ‘why do we do this’ on our wedding day?  

As an Event Host (whether Im a Toastmaster or Master of Ceremonies) one way I entertain the wedding guests during the wedding breakfast or a quiet time between the wedding ceremony and the evening reception, I use my Wedding Quiz with some fun questions all about the happy couple (always gets some laughs!) and weave in some interesting facts about traditions or superstitions.  Here is some of them below for you to enjoy to create your own ‘wedding pop master quiz’:-.

Wedding Cakes – why is it called ‘Royal Icing’?

 Wedding Rings – whats the sentiment behind the circular shape?

Whats the worse flower to have in your wedding bouquet?

Is it bad luck if it rains on your wedding day?

Whats behind the tradition ‘something blue’?

Whats behind the tradition of the groom or bride throwing the bride’s garter over their shoulder?

Why is ‘throwing of the bouquet’ a tradition?

 Do you think crying on your wedding day is bad luck?

Which month is the most popular to get married in?

Why are spiders considered good luck for the wedding couple?

When was blue wedding dresses on trend, and why?

Are flower girls just there to look cute walking down the aisle?

Whats the reason why we tie tin cans behind the wedding couple’s car?

Where does ‘tying of the knot’ phrase come from?

Why you should carry your bride or groom over the threshold?

How can you stop your bride or groom from saying 'I dont' on your wedding day?

Why is giving a knife as a wedding present a bad idea?

Whats a Greek wedding tradition based on fertility?

Name another Greek wedding tradition?

There's More!

A good Event Host is not just about making those special announcements. After all no one wants a boring wedding!

So if you want to find out more fun facts about wedding day traditions, or if you fancy the idea of having an Event Host, Toastmaster or Master of Ceremonies at your wedding day to host your guests and entertain please do get in touch!

Written by
Amanda-Louise Knight

Amanda-Louise is the creative director of her UK award winning business, Amanda-Louise Knight Weddings Proposals & Events. She provides advice to modern couples who want unforgettable weddings that set the tone about their celebrations and love.

Amanda-Louise is a current celebrant, and has been involved in the events industry for over 30 years. Her love for logistics, she is wedding and marriage proposal planner in the South West of England. A dog lover herself, she is owner of Somerset Wedding Day Dog Chaperone Service ensuring furry babies are included or cared for by her team.

She is mentor to other celebrants and venue consultant to her corporate business clients dedicating her time to helping them grow their own businesses.

And it all starts with making a date with Amanda-Louise!

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