IVR Plans, what's yours?

Discussion in 'Disney Weddings and Honeymoons' started by akamom, Oct 17, 2005.

  1. akamom

    akamom Are we there yet?

    Jul 6, 2005
    What do you guys have planned for your IVR? MK photo shoot, Dinner/lunch, and extra parties? I'm just curious of your time lines so I can get a better idea on what we can do for ours. (since dh said we could do a IVR afterall!!!!) Thanks!
  2. FutureAshleyDukes

    FutureAshleyDukes DIS Veteran<br><font color=red>Hot dog, I love tha

    Nov 4, 2004
    I'm happy to hear your DH came around! Happy Planning!
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  4. akamom

    akamom Are we there yet?

    Jul 6, 2005
    THanks! I'm so excited!

    No one wants to share?
  5. fun2bmomof3

    fun2bmomof3 Mouseketeer

    May 7, 2002
    So glad your husband came around. We will do a vow renewal next december to celebrate 10 years of marriage, 15 years committment.
    I don't have any real plans made yet. I know I want either sunset pointe or the pavillion. I want Mickey and Minnie at the reception.
    here are two different plans I have in mind : one is having a mid to late afternoon service and a catered dinner at the GF summerhouse followed by a dessert party at the marina. The other is a late morning/ early afternoon service ,have a meal catered to our grand villa with an illuminations dessert party that evening.
    I'm not sure on how long each event will take since I called Disney weddings, epcot catering and the GF events all back in August and have yet to have my calls returned. Maybe it will give some idea though.

    I want to do the mk photo shoot, but I think I want to do it on another day.

  6. 952LisaR

    952LisaR Mouseketeer

    May 7, 2005
    Here is what we did this past May 26th for our 10 year intimate VR

    Total people involved
    Bride, Groom, DD (age almost 3), DD (age 4), AuPair (20) = 5
    Brides Mom, Grandma, and Uncle = 3
    Brides Sister, neice and nephew = 3
    Brides Cousin and her husband = 2
    13 total (under old rule of 8 guests with additional fee for up to 5 more)

    Arrive Wednesday - meet with EM, giver her pew bows, etc.; get dressed pressed in my room

    Dinner off property with firends and relatives, Boardwalk afterwards and ordered kitchen sink from Beaches and Cream

    THURSDAY - get up ealry for hair and makeup person to be at my room in preparation of MK portrait session.
    Get pictures taken
    Meet at the resort with guests for limo to take us to WP (it didn't exactly work out that way but that was the plan, limo didn't come wnd we all dorve over to wp)
    SERVICE at 10:00 - it was beautiful
    Pictures following the ceremony
    Limo takes guests to GF for cake cutting and toast, and dancing (violin)
    Pictures of Bride and groom
    Limo takes Bride and Groom to GF
    Mickey and Minnie arrive
    Cake cutting
    Pictures with Mickey and Minnie
    Pictures at GF

    Some guests monorail to CR, other take Limo to CR
    Consourse Steakhouse for Lunch (personalized menus)
    Pictures on observation deck of CR to get more pictures with castle in background
    Monorail back to GF, walk to WP, pick up car

    DTD for dinner

    That was our day!

    I thought about getting together for fireworks that night but thought we would be tired since we got up so early for th MK shoot - I'm glad I made that decision becasue we were tired!

    The next day everyone went to the parks, we met up at the Castle and had lunch there.

    We had dinner reservations at V&A for our actual 10 year anniversary.
  7. kegafford

    kegafford Mouseketeer

    Jul 8, 2004
    THis is a ruff draft very ruff.

    Wedding at sunset point or Pavillion ? 3pm or 5 pm not sure yet. I want to get photos then dinner then cake later. I want to go somewhere where I can get fireworks for our photos at night. I was thinking 1900 park fare but I do not think you can get firework photos there. MK photo shoot either the next day or the day of. I am hoping day of as I want to spend the rest of my stay at the parks with my kids :)

    About 18-20 guest not sure just yet. I have about 2 years to figaure all of this out. I am planning now as everyone including me is out of town so it is like a big production.
  8. Mommy Poppins

    Mommy Poppins <font color=00CCCC>Admitted Disneyholic - No Cure

    Apr 27, 2000
    Here is my initial plan--although haven't spoken with the coordinatory, Karen Serrette yet. I left a message for her and am waiting to hear from her.

    I think I would like to do the MK photo shoot the morning of my wedding or the day after--but have to wait and see what is available.

    Cast will be DH, me, DD-10, DS-7 and DS-3 (turning 4 on trip)
    My in-laws
    My sister, brother-in-law, 2 nieces (16 & 12) and nephew (13)

    We are scheduled for Sunset Pointe at 5pm. I would like to do a mock cake cutting and the traditional dances & champagne toast.

    Dinner at Narcossee's (I think or 1900 Park Fare)

    Wishes Fireworks Cruise on the Grand I with wedding cake/champagne (ginger-ale for the kiddos) and tuxedo strawberries

    We will actually be in Florida for two weeks. So the first 5 days we are going to Sea World/Universal and then spending the last 10 days at Disney.
  9. TNdisneymom

    TNdisneymom Mouseketeer

    May 28, 2001
    ~Arrive on Sat Feb. 25, 2006 BCV

    ~IVR @ Sea Breeze Point Monday Feb. 27th @11am :bride:
    Cake cutting/toast - Photos with Randy Chapman
    Lunch maybe Concourse Steakhouse or Portabella's (not sure)

    ~At this point not sure about dessert party or MK session. I need more info
    to decide.

    ~Will make several dinner reservations and possibly do a specialty cruise?
    (would like to do something romantic "just the two of us") :love2:

    ~Back home on Friday March 3rd. :guilty:

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