Engagement Party - Hosts

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Bridetobe2015 Posts : 1 Registered: 1/2/14
Engagement Party - Hosts
Posted: Jan 2, 2014 7:56 PM

My best friend offered to let us use his home for our engagement party. We live in a Condo and so does my Mother. My fiance's family is too far to host.

Although it is in their home, my Mother is paying for the party. On the invitation who do I acknowledge as the host or do I leave this out?

Edited by: Bridetobe2015 on Jan 2, 2014 7:57 PM

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Syringa Posts : 115 Registered: 1/18/12
Re: Engagement Party - Hosts
Posted: Jan 6, 2014 1:33 PM Go to message in response to: Bridetobe2015

When your mother is paying for the party, she should be listed as the host. At the party you can publicly thank the friend for offering his home. After the party you may want to send him a gift certificate or something along with a thank you note.

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giantinvitations Posts : 1 Registered: 2/14/14
Re: Engagement Party - Hosts
Posted: Feb 14, 2014 1:10 AM Go to message in response to: Bridetobe2015

Syringa is right, you should acknowledge whoever is hosting as the person who is paying on the invite. Simply offer your friend a gift to show your appreciation or take them out for lunch/dinner. Thanking them in a speech would also be a nice touch!

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