Traditionally, the groom's parents pay for the rehearsal dinner. But if you and your groom are paying for your own nuptials, or if both families are contributing, why not buck tradition with the rehearsal dinner too? The event, typically held the night before the wedding, doesn't have to be a blowout, sit-down dinner for all of the out of town guests — especially if you're having a smaller wedding. Here are five ideas for nontraditional rehearsal dinner alternatives that will entertain your guests while keeping costs down.
5 Savvy Rehearsal Dinner Alternatives