Here’s a guideline of when to send out invitations based on event type:
- Birthdays (kids and adults): minimum of 3 to 4 weeks
- Event where travel is involved: at least 6 months
- Family reunions: 12 months +
- Weddings: Save the dates can be sent out 6 months + ahead
- Wedding invites: 6 to 8 weeks
- Class Reunions: 12 months + (people need time to diet)
- Housewarming: 2 to 3 weeks
- Dinner/luncheon: 1 to 2 weeks
- BBQ: 1-2 weeks
Find out how to send reminders to help you encourage your guests to RSVP!
Always send Thank You cards within 2 weeks of the event date.