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Dates of Fate
He proposed. You accepted.
Picking a date is next, right after telling your closest acquaintences and bragging about the ring.
The sentimental sort will choose a date with significance and find sites that are available.
If thats your strategy, plan early. Churches, hotels and restaurants offer a limited number of bookings each week.
Robin Soutar, wedding specialist at Harrys Savoy Ballroom, says couples with a specific date could face a struggle. They may end up with a venue that is near the bottom of their list just because its the only place available on their date, she says.
Remember guests could have other commitments on holidays. As much as Uncle Joe and Aunt Betty love you, their annual Labor Day pilgrimage to Rehoboth could keep them away.
Also consider that some Delaware events could make travel and parking a nightmare. Dovers NASCAR races flood the area with fans, while the annual Wilmington Flower Market in Rockford Park is a magnet for cars and shoppers on Mothers Day weekend.
Tara Lynn Johnson