To have a successful reception, the bride and groom have to set up a good team for the wedding. I have heard from different couples that sometimes setting up the perfect wedding is like working a part time job. Wedding parties are interviewing different vendors and talking to their friends about venues and trying to figure out what would be the best for them. But once a good team is formed then it can take off the stress of a wedding. A wedding is an event that should be joyful and memorable that should be shared with loved ones.
A bride or groom should not be worried about the caterer or the dj making mistakes. Once they hired their team then they should be able to handle the wedding event. The bride should have a wedding planner or a trusted bridesmaid handle any issue.
The wedding day goes by fast. It will be done in a blink of an eye. After taking photos after the ceremony, the bride and groom would head to the grand entrance of the reception then usually jump into their first dance, then the father daughter dance followed by mom and son dance. The food is now served and it's time to talk to the guests at their tables.
Make sure you make time to eat. You spent a lot of time selecting the food make sure you enjoy it. Sit down and and eat. It is going to be a long night of socializing and dancing so make sure you are nourished.
In a nutshell, set up your team of professionals to handle your wedding and eat your food. These tips will make your reception magical.