Planning & Preparation
Begin at the Beginning...

Once you announce your engagement, life becomes a flurry of activity. There are guest lists to compose, invitations address, bridal shows to attend, wedding rehearsal dinners to plan and accommodation arrangements to be made for out-of-town-guests. And that's not counting the wedding itself or the reception. Whew! No wonder you get dizzy just thinking about it.

But don't worry. You live in Tucson, which means you have the best of everything wedding-wise at your front door. For more information about what's available to begin making your dream day a reality, consult our online list of wedding professionals


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your wedding checklist

Use this handy 12-month checklist to help you get organized. The result will be a wedding day filled with wonderful, stress-free memories.


dollars & sense
your wedding expenses

Once you’ve decided the kind of wedding you want, it’s time to talk money. Setting a realistic budget and sticking to it can be likened to following a good road map: if you establish your route early, lay down clear markers and follow them closely, you’re bound to find your trip to the altar smooth going.

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