147 Bridal Party Wedding Reception Entrance Songs (2021)

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It’s the moment you have been waiting for! Your wedding reception!

To get the party started, it’s time to announce the wedding party and the newlyweds into the reception room.

You might have questions like: What is a good song for the wedding party entrance? What song should we use for the bride and groom entrance? How to pick the perfect bridal party entrance songs?

Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We have put together an amazing list of songs to use for your wedding party reception entrance (bridal party, bride and groom, bride/bride, or groom/groom).

a planning guide for the wedding reception

Popular and Trendy Songs (2000’s thru now. Including pop, rap, hip hop, dance, r&b, rock, etc.)

Classic Rock and Hard Rock Songs

Classic Songs including hits from the 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s.

If you love songs from the eighties, we put together an article containing over 300 wedding dance songs from the 80s to use in every part of your wedding day.

Country Songs

For more country song ideas, we have put together this amazing list of the best country wedding songs (over 400 songs!).

Funny Wedding Party Entrance Songs

  • “Who Let The Dogs Out” by Baha Men
  • “I’m Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred
  • “The Mission Impossible Theme”
  • “Everything is Awesome (From The LEGO Movie)” by Tegan and Sara
  • “Star Wars (Main Theme)” by John Williams
  • “We Go Together (From the Movie Grease)” by John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, and The Grease Cast
  • The Muppet Show Theme” by The Muppets

How do you introduce the bridal party at the reception? What do you say when introducing a bridal party?

Typically the wedding party (bridal party) lines up outside of the reception room and the DJ announces them into the reception in the following order:

  • Parents of the couple
  • Each wedding party couple (typically you pair up with the same person that you walked out of the ceremony with)
  • The maid of honor and best man
  • The couple

If you do not want to announce each couple separately, you could simply announce all of the groomsmen at once and then all of the bridesmaids at once (there are some great songs to use for this above. We made a note of which ones to use for group entrances).

Tips on getting the best photos of your bridal party (wedding party) entrance at the wedding reception

For the best photo results of the bridal party entrance (and the entrance of the couple), you will want to coordinate with your photographer and video team.

Many times the bridal party members do something fun like a funny dance or they include a prop. If not coordinated, some wedding party members might do this too soon (not in the right location).
Typically, your photo/video team will have lights/flashes set up in the middle of the dance floor. They are going to want the groups entering to wait until they get into the room before doing their thing.
Sometimes a couple will take one step into the room, do their dance, and then simply walk away before they even get to where the best light is.
Your photographer will give you instructions like, “walk in about 10 feet before doing your dance” or “wait until you hit the edge of the dance floor”

What are some ideas for the bridal party/wedding party entrance into the reception room?

If you are looking for some fun ideas for how the bridal party or wedding party should enter the reception room, you are in luck. We wrote a blog post on 38 bridal party reception entrance ideas just for you!

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a planning guide for the wedding reception

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