Would you get married on a holiday?

Wedding Style & Decor

As you probably know, Brides.com threw 13 weddings on top of the Empire State Building on Valentine's Day. But our 13 lucky couples weren't the only ones who said "I do" on February 14th. Actress Salma Hayek married French businessman Francois-Henri Pinault in Paris on V-Day.

Planning a wedding on a holiday has both pros and cons. Some holidays are reserved for family events and guests may not like the idea of missing their traditional Thanksgiving Dinner or 4th of July family reunion. But some holidays offer couples a great opportunity to have fun a with a holiday theme—Valentine's Day, New Year's Eve, Halloween. What do you think?

Wedding Wisdom: While technically Super Bowl Sunday isn't a religious or legal holiday, it does fall on a weekend and many of your guests will want to watch the game whether or not their team is playing. It's not a good idea to plan a wedding on Super Bowl Sunday simply because you may find many of your guests - including your groom - at the bar watching the game or in their cars listening to the radio. This same tip applies to other sporting events that your family and friends regularly attend/watch: The World Series, NBA or NHL playoffs, the Kentucky Derby.

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