Brides Share The Most Unexpected Things They've Seen at a Wedding

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No matter how spontaneous she is, no bride wants something completely unexpected to happen at her wedding — except for, say, a flash mob-style dance, a secret toast, or something else fun and exhilarating! We love hearing about the little surprise things that make a wedding feel totally unique, so we asked brides on Facebook to tell us the most unexpected or fun thing they've seen happen at a wedding, even if it was at their own! Their responses will get you pumped for all of the fresh joy your wedding day holds in store.

"I have to say, it was at our wedding. We had the second line (parade) around the French Quarter in New Orleans!! It was so much fun!" —Anna Coy

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"My brother's wedding was on the Chicago Blackhawks' game 7 against Anaheim. We're huge Hawks fans so the bridal party put on jerseys and held up hockey sticks for the bride and groom to walk under when they entered the reception!" —Jess Piper

"A giant hay bale bride and groom!! The newlyweds' hands-on family made it from scratch, with paint lids for eyes and piping for a mouth." —Forevergreen Florists

"A personal firework show after the sun set." —Miranda Tully

"We are Catholic and Mexican, and we are very proud to continue with the traditions of our ancestors. We have a sponsor for different gifts during the ceremony. For instance, the "laso," a large infinity shaped jewelry that is placed over both the bride and groom. This symbolizes unity and usually a couple who has been married many years gifts it to the couple getting married." —Janie Lopez

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