50 Best Table Names for Weddings

table names for weddings

by the love paper co, photo: jen owens

Goodbye boring… hello, unique reception tables! Make your reception tables pop by replacing traditional table numbers with table names. Each table name is an opportunity to share your unique love story or tie in your wedding theme. And, I have to admit: the most memorable weddings I’ve attended were those with clever table names (like songs by The Beatles and types of wine). What will your table names say about you? We’ve rounded up fifty of the best wedding table name ideas to inspire your own creative twist with everything from states you love to favorite tv couples. Read on for the full list!

Unique Table Name Ideas

1. Cities where you’ve traveled (or would like to travel) together

table name

by ginny and i

2. Wedding theme accents

Wedding Table Name Ideas (via EmmalineBride) by wedding monograms

by wedding monograms

3. States / Cities you’ve lived in (together and/or before you met)

Wedding Table Name Ideas (via EmmalineBride) by hans feathers

by hens feathers

4. Restaurants / places you’ve been on dates together
5. Relationship Words (Cherish, Love, Friendship, Etc.)
6. Cities in a town you’d like to live in someday

rustic table names

by drift niceties

7. Significant dates from your courtship, proposal, and wedding
8. Bridges
9. Rivers
10. Street names you’ve lived on

Wedding Table Name Ideas (via EmmalineBride) photo by amanda hein

photo by amanda hein via courtney callahan

11. Song / Album Titles
12. Plants / Herbs

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by leaf decor

13. Genus + species of favorite animals
14. Parks
15. Favorite book titles
16. Names of popular musicians
17. Favorite bands
18. Flowers

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by leaf decor

19. Colleges
20. TV Characters

21. Favorite craft brews (brewers or names of beer)
22. Trees

Wedding Table Name Ideas (via EmmalineBride) by wedding monograms

by wedding monograms

23. Local hotspots
24. Birds
25. Famous landmarks / monuments

the statue of liberty by the love paper co

by the love paper co, photo: jen owens

26. “Marriage” (written in different languages at each)
27. Latitude / Longitude Coordinates
28. Favorite athletes
29. Famous fictional TV couples
30. Favorite actors / actresses
31. Makes of vintage cars or motorcycles
32. Poem titles
33. Types of fish
34. Instruments
35. Names of favorite artists
36. Types of Desserts / Candies / Sweets
37. Pairings (Peanut Butter & Jelly, Eggs & Ham, etc.)
38. Street names
39. Age – Give the table a number and include photos of you and your spouse-to-be at that particular age.

40. Hobbies (Ski Resorts, Golf Courses, etc.)

Wedding Table Name Ideas (via EmmalineBride) by jenna walker photography

photo by jenna walker via cloud 9 bliss

41. Sports teams
42. Coffee blends
43. Favorite wines / wineries
44. Names of authors
45. Favorite movie titles / movie characters

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via it’s a brides life

46. Subjects in school

Wedding Table Name Ideas (via EmmalineBride) photo by lucida photography

photo by lucida photography via greer loves

47. Video Game Characters
38. Retro Board Games
49. Vegas Casinos (Vegas Themed Wedding)
50. Superheroes

Happy Planning!


VOTE: Table names? Table numbers? Which is better? Do you have any to add to our list? Tell us below!
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August 29, 2015 11:10 am

Awesome suggestions! I love this instead of the typical numbers. Thanks!

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