Choosing the right wedding date can be a little stressful, especially if you’re trying to cater to everyone’s needs. We understand that you want to try to do everything you can to make sure all the people on your guest list can make it. That’s why the pros at everyone’s favorite Raleigh wedding catering company, Catering By Design, has come up a list of dates you might want to consider avoiding.
In the first part of this short series, we talked about avoiding Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day. We also talked about why Mother’s and Father’s Day weekend makes for a difficult choice. Below you’ll find a few more dates that you might want to steer clear of.
More Wedding Dates To Avoid In 2017
Major Sporting Events
More than likely, some people that you invite to your wedding will be big sports fan. Therefore, you might want to reconsider getting married the day of a major sporting event. Your better option would be to leave these dates open for the bachelor party. Below you’ll find the dates of these sporting events so you can avoid them:
- Super Bowl Sunday – February 5, 2017, in Houston, TX
- March Madness Final Four – Saturday, April 1, 2017 and Monday, April 3, 2017, in Glendale, AZ
- 2017 Stanley Cup Finals – Occur in June, dates TBD
- 2017 NBA Finals – Ends on Sunday, June 18
- World Series – Begins on Oct. 24, 2017, remaining dates TBD
Dates That Are Unlucky
These consist of The Ides of March, which occur on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. This is in reference to when Julius Caesar was assassinated. Since then this date has been held in unlucky superstition.
Also, avoid Friday The 13th, considered by many to be the most unluckiest of days. The next one is October 13, 2017. The history behind this superstition has questionable origins, but an early 1900’s novel titled Friday, the Thirteenth is what made it popular in today’s times.
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The Best Raleigh Wedding Catering For 2017 Is At Catering by Design
Catering by Design is the best Raleigh catering company for winter and spring weddings in 2017. We’re an award winning wedding caterer, and have been serving the families of North Carolina for several decades. You’ll love our affordable menus that can be customized to meet any of your dietary needs. Kosher, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free – no problem with Catering By Design. Please click here to check out our affordable wedding menus.
If you do not need full service catering, ask us about our delivery options. This is an affordable way to really make your social events, Super Bowl parties, business luncheons, award ceremonies, and more become crowd favorite. When only the best will do, call Catering by Design. – the top choice for Raleigh wedding catering services.