Who should go to the rehearsal dinner?
The Guest List. Only those who will actually take part in the rehearsal—the bride and groom, their parents, the officiant, the wedding party (including any child attendants), and readers—plus their spouses or dates, need to be invited to the rehearsal itself and the festivities that follow.
Does the maid of honor do the bridal shower?
The maid of honor is in charge of the bachelorette party and bridal shower as well as leading the rest of the bridesmaids throughout the planning process and on the day of the wedding. A bride will typically appoint a sister, female relative, or best friend as the maid of honor.
Does the maid of honor get the bride a shower gift?
Does the maid of honor get the bride a gift? Generally speaking, yes. Giving gifts is customary for the wedding party. Engagement and bridal shower gifts don't have to cost as much as the wedding present, and you're also free to team up with the crew to purchase a group gift.