How Much Time Do You Give Guests To RSVP?

Assuming you’ve sent your invitations out in time (at least six to eight weeks before your wedding), then give your guests four or five weeks to RSVP.

This is plenty of time for people to figure out if they want/are able to attend your wedding, as well as figure out any necessary travel arrangements.25 Jul 2018

What is a reasonable RSVP time?

Ideally, the RSVP date should fall three to four weeks before the wedding, and the wedding invitation should be mailed six to eight weeks prior to the wedding. Now that you know how long to give guests to RSVP for a wedding, here are some expert tips on how to actually get them to do it.27 Feb 2018

How do you follow up on RSVP?

How and When to Follow Up With Wedding Guests Who Have Not RSVP’d

  • Time it right. Give them one week after your wedding invitation response date before you contact them.
  • Call, don’t email.
  • Respond well.
  • Give them a set deadline to get back to you.
  • Don’t overdo it with apologies.
  • Check in personally.

9 Dec 2014

How long do you give someone to RSVP for a baby shower?

The baby shower invitation should be mailed out 4-6 weeks in advance and the RSVP should be no later than 2 weeks prior than the baby shower. However, as a hostess, understand there will more than likely still be last minute people to call and RSVP.14 Oct 2005

Is 4 months too early to send wedding invites?

Sending them too early or too late can likewise be impolite, so here are basic wedding invite timeline rules: Invitations should be sent to your guests six to eight weeks in advance of your wedding. Invitations for destination weddings should be sent to your guests three months in advance of your wedding.16 Feb 2017