An engagement party is a celebration of a couple’s decision to get married. During the party, family and friends have the opportunity to congratulate the couple. The bride’s family usually throws the party. More »

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Traditionally, the bride's parents are responsible for hosting and paying for the engagement party. However, this tradition is no longer locked in place, and the party may be hosted by the newly engaged couple or any com... More »

A cocktail party invitation should include the vital information any guest needs to know, including the date and time of the party, the location, any required or suggested dress code and any RSVP requirements. In additio... More »

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Fun engagement party games include bride and groom bingo, trivia questions about the couple and plant the kiss on the groom or bride, an engagement party version of pin the tail on the donkey. Specific games for engageme... More »

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A beautiful quote for an engagement party toast is, "Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction." Most famous for writing "The Little Prince," Antoine de Saint-Exupery or... More »

Gifts are not always given at an engagement party, but they are generally accepted if given. Engagement gifts do not have to be elaborate. For example, a simple congratulatory card or a box of chocolates are both accepta... More »

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Traditionally, the bride's parents are responsible for hosting and paying for the engagement party. However, this tradition is no longer locked in place, and the party may be hosted by the newly engaged couple or any com... More »