The following is an example of an Asian wedding day schedule. This will be useful to allow you to plan ahead and envisage the glorious day.


  • Ceremony
  • Bride’s direct family arrive
  • Groom’s direct family arrive
  • Guest arrival
  • Tea
  • Photographer ready at this point at the latest
  • Reception
  • Guest arrival
  • Drinks/cocktails
  • Guests move into dining area
  • Cake cutting
  • First dance
  • Main meal
  • Speeches
  • Party and socialise
  • Carriages/wedding car
  • Vacate/Bidaai
  • Relax and enjoy the memories or get on with the after party!


Asian wedding day schedule
Asian wedding day schedule – don’t forget the rings!