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What's Up Weddings

Welcome to Maryland: Creating a Welcome Bag

Mar 19, 2012 05:20PM ● By Anonymous

  • A copy of What’s Up? Annapolis or What’s Up? Eastern Shore magazine

  • Sample-sized Old Bay with your favorite crabcake recipe attached

  • Fischer’s caramel popcorn, an Ocean City staple

  • Postcard showing a scene from downtown Annapolis or theChesapeake Bay

  • Coffee or tea made in Maryland with a crab-emblazoned mug

  • Utz potato chips (plain or crab-flavored)

  • A bottle of Old Dominion, Fordham, Evolution, or Eastern Shore beer (Just make sure all your out-of-town guests are over 21!)

  • Customized water bottles

  • Sample-sized/Travel pack of painkiller, such as Aleve or Tylenol (for the morning after the wedding!)

  • Guide to the town your wedding is held in (Annapolis brides can pick up guides at the visitor’s bureau)

  • A schedule of wedding events, such as the rehearsal dinner, ceremony time, reception length, and post-wedding party or brunch time.

  • Names and phone numbers of one to two people staying in the same location who are either members of the bridal party or family and can answer any questions a guest might have.